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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jan 10th, 2018

Dawson

Donna Stamey, 71, Dawsonville
Donna Stamey, 71, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday January 10, 2018 at Seasons Hospice following a period of declining health. Born September 15, 1946 in Hall County to the ...

Forsyth

James "Jim" Kelley Tribble, Sr., age 87, died on January 10, 2018 following an extended illness.  He was born in Cumming, GA on August 17, 1930, to the late Henry Fe ...

Gwinnett

James Randal Corbin, 81, Sugar Hill
James Randal Corbin, age 81, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 10, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-seven years, Sue Higgins Corbin; parents, D ...

Jackson

Emma Grace Beauchamp, 77, Nicholson
Mrs. Emma Grace Beauchamp, age 77 of Nicholson died Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Brighter Mornings.  Mrs. Beauchamp was born in Nicholson to the late, Henry and Bonnie Smith ...
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86