rainn.png
Friday November 15th, 2019 6:12AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Mar 29th, 2018

Forsyth

Eloise White Thompson, 85, Cumming
Eloise White Thompson, age 85, of Cumming, GA, passed away Thursday, March 29, 2018. She is preceded in death by her husband, John Thompson, Jr.; and daughter, Sandra Denison. S ...

Gwinnett

Calvin Frederick Lindbergh, age 92, of Buford passed away Thursday, March 29, 2018.  Mr. Lindbergh was a United States Navy veteran.  He loved his family.  He was a ...

Habersham

Funeral services for Barbara Kathleen Nation, age 56 of Lula will be held at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Interment will follow the ...
Mary Ann Barden Caudell, 84, Mt. Airy
Mary Anne Barden Caudell, age 84 of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, March 29, 2018. Born in Cornelia, Georgia on April 28, 1933, she was a daughter of the late Frank ...
Dorothy S. "Dot" Waldrip, 96, Cornelia
Dorothy S. “Dot” Waldrop, age 96, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, March 29, 2018. Mrs. Waldrop was born on November 27, 1921 in Douglas, Georgia to ...

Hall

Harrison Jaramillo Headlee, inf, Gainesville
Infant Harrison Jaramillo Headlee was born and sadly passed away on March 29, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday ...
James Harrison Lancaster, 70, Clermont
James Harrison Lancaster, 70, of Clermont passed away at 10:22 p.m. on March 29, 2018 surrounded by his family in Gainesville. The son of Dr. Homer Harrison Lancaster and Lucy H ...
Vince Wilson, 60, Gainesville
Vince Wilson, age 60 of Gainesville, lost his battle to cancer on March 29, 2018. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 6:00pm on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at Memorial Park No ...
David Odell Colson, 46, Murrayville
Mr. David Odell Colson, age 46, of Murrayville, passed away, Thursday, March 29, 2018. David was born in Atlanta on February 23, 1972. He was preceded in death by his mother Sus ...
Thomas “Tom” Eugene Hindman, Sr, age 70, of Gainesville, GA passed away Thursday, March 29, 2018 at Northeast GA Medical Center. He was born June 2, 1947 in Soddy-Da ...
Fred William Hunt, 53, Gainesville
Fred William Hunt, 53 of Gainesville passed away Thursday, March 29, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday March 31, 2018 in the chapel of Little & Daven ...

Lumpkin

Sara Nell Taylor, 55, Dahlonega
Sara Nell Taylor, age 55, of Dahlonega, passed away Thursday, March 29, 2018. Mrs. Taylor was born on April 8, 1962 in Winder, GA. She is preceded in death by her Father Hoyt ...

Other

                Dr. Doyal David Rittenhouse, age 76 of Kennesaw, passed away on Thursday, March 29, ...
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