Local Obits for Tue. Mar 13th, 2018
Hazel Smith Wallace, 87, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday March 13, 2018 following a period of declining health.
Born December 18, 1930 in Forsyth County to the late Rufus and ...
Rev. Robert Cloyse Stanford, 78, of Forsyth County went home to be with the Lord Tuesday March 13 following a prolonged illness. Rev. Stanford is preceded in death by this pa ...
Lucretia But, age 82, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Tuesday, March 13, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Isidor But. She is survived by her children, Lucia Brooks, ...
Betty Jean Bowen Clark, 75 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday March 13, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A native of White County, Ms. Clark had lived in Hall Count ...
Mr. James Willie Mack also known as “Big Dude” was born March 9, 1944 in Winder, GA to Mr. James Henry Mack and Mrs. Ozelia Mack and preceded in death by sister Mrs. Da ...
Millis Frederick “Fred” Mulkey, Jr., 81, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mary Emma Stribling, 89, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away at Lanier Village Estates on March 13, 2018. Mary Emma is predeceased by her husband, Dr. Warren Dickey “D ...
Billy Carol Gurley, age 68, of Jefferson, passed away on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital after a brief illness.
Billy was born in Baxley, Geo ...
Mr. Willie Frank Ellis, Jr., age 63, of Carnesville died Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Ellis was born in Lancaster, SC to Flossie St ...
Delores Dee Gillstrap age 83 of Atlanta, Ga. died March 13, 2018. Strickland funeral Home, Clermont, Ga.
Kay Ann Kruger McCutchan, age 72, of Clayton, Georgia passed away on March 13, 2018.
Kay was born on May 5, 1945 in White County, Indiana to Richard Allen Kruger and Dorthea Be ...
Mrs. Pauline Fendley Hopkins age 94 of 2753 East Tugalo Street, Toccoa passed away Tuesday March 13, 2018 at The Oaks at Scenic View in Baldwin.
She was born on January 7, 1924 ...
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