Local Obits for Fri. Oct 26th, 2018
Bobby B. Fox, age 65, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, B. B. and Myrtle B. Brown of Dacula, GA and Lewis and ...
Peggy Marie Elmore Robertson, age 59, of Auburn passed away Friday, October 26, 2018. Peggy quilted and cooked as a hobby. She loved her family including Scarlet and Merle. S ...
Joseph Bennie Armour age 86 of Alto, passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018.
Born in Lumpkin County, Georgia, he was a son of the late Leco and Polly Waters Ar ...
Michael Allen Nations, age 56, of Gainesville passed away Friday, October 26, 2018. He loved life and was a very care free person. He lived in Gainesville all of his life. Lawson F ...
Cheryl “Cherie” Lynn Anderson Bailey, age 74, passed away peacefully at Lanier Village Estates, reflections memory unit and went to be with our Lord Christ Jesus on Oct ...
Wilburn Andrew Pinson
June 26, 1923 – October 26, 2018
After a brief illness, Mr. Wilburn Pinson, 95, of Gainesville went to be with the Lord Friday, October ...
William Chase Spires, age 33 of Flowery Branch, GA died Friday, October 26, 2018 in Guntersville, AL. A funeral service will be held Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Hamilt ...
Billie Dean, 64, of Acworth passed away Friday, October 26, 2016.
Memorial services will be held Friday, November 2, at 2:00 p.m. at the Ingram Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mic ...
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