Local Obits for Mon. Jun 11th, 2018
Mary Wilma Honeycutt, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, June 11, 2018. She is survived by her husband of fifty-five years, Joshua Honeycutt, Buford; children, Eddie and Ann ...
Walter "Sonny" Goodson, Jr., 85, of Suwanee went home to be with his Lord and Savior Monday, June 11, 2018. Sonny was a member and usher at Lighthouse Baptist Churc ...
Eugene Robinson, aga 84, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Monday, June 11, 2018.
Mr. Robinson was born on October 14, 1933, in Toccoa, Georgia; a son of the late F ...
Mr. Paul “Ted” Terry Kennedy, age 86, of Flowery Branch, formerly of Austell, Georgia passed away Monday, June 11, 2018.
Services will be held at a later date.
Ms. Vivian Ann Cantrell Callahan was a lifelong resident of Hall County. She was born in Chicopee on August 19, 1947. She was a member of Chicopee Baptist Church and Fr ...
Jimmie Dean Kelley, age 68 of Gainesville, GA, passed away on June 11, 2018.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete but will be announced by Roller Funeral Home, Mountain Home, Ark ...
Linda Elizabeth Albritton Powe passed away at age 80 in Hospice care at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. She was a loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother and great-grand ...
Annie Bert Shubert, age 98, of Commerce, GA died Monday, June 11, 2018 at Northridge Medical Center. Mrs. Shubert was born in Homer to the late Mack Gipson. She was a m ...
Mr. Shufford Rogers, age 73, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, June 10, 2018.
Mr. Rogers was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was known t ...
Margie Emma Hulsey Barnett, 94, passed away Monday, June 11, 2018, at Homestead Hills Retirement Center in Winston-Salem. A native of Habersham County, GA, she was born F ...
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