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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Mar 21st, 2018

Banks

James Lamar Morgan, 65, Commerce
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Lamar Morgan, age 65 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, March 21, 2018.  Mr. Morgan was born in Commerce ...

Hall

Glenda Ruth Bingham, 64, Gainesville
            Mrs. Glenda Ruth Bingham, age 64 of Gainesville, formerly of Lakeport, California, passed away on Wednesday, M ...

Lumpkin

Jerry Lee Grizzle, 77, Dahlonega
Mr. Jerry Lee Grizzle, age 77, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Mr. Grizzle was born April 28, 1940 in Lumpkin County to the late Arthur Grizzle and Ollie ...
      Mr. Harold Eugene Whitlow, age 86 of Dahlonega, passed away on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Chestatee Regional Hospital following an extended illn ...

Other

James Cornelious McLeroy, age 79, of Athens, GA passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2018.   Born on July 02, 1938 in Madison County, GA, Mr. McLeroy was the son of the late ...

Stephens

Barbara Jude Shirley, 55, Toccoa
Mrs. Barbara Jude Shirley, age 55 of 1227 Lakeland Drive, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at the Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of Mary Evans Crum and the lat ...
Barbara Bobbitt Hudson, age 65, of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Mrs. Hudson was born on October 25, 1952, in Ashtabula, Ohio; a daughter of the lat ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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