Local Obits for Tue. Oct 23rd, 2018
Julia Martha “Pauline” Deyton, age 89, of Clarkesville, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 23, 2018.
Mrs. Deyton was born on July 5, 1929, in Burn ...
USAF Staff Sergeant Chad Emory Taylor, age 30 of Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018.
Chad is survived by his devoted wife, Dianna Caudel ...
Larry Joe “Red” Faulkner, age 73, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018.
Mr. Faulkner was born on May 11, 1945, in Banks County, Georgia, ...
Clifford Bond Tyner, 77, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness.
A Memorial service will be held at 2:0 ...
Robert “Harold” White, 84, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on ...
Mr. Juan Yebra age 74 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Tuesday October 23, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday Oct ...
Barbara Sheppard Dixon, age 86, of Canton, GA, passed away Tuesday, October 23, 2018. She was born in Atlanta, GA, in 1931 to the late Curtis and Christine Sheppard. Barbara was a ...
Mr. Fletcher Seabolt, 81, of Rice Mill Road, Hartwell, passed away Tuesday, October, 23, 2018 at Greenville Memorial Hospital.
Born on March 2, 1937 in Dahlonega GA, he was the ...
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