Local Obits for Thu. Jul 5th, 2018
Martha Lou Harris Fullwood was born November 4, 1948 in Sulphur Springs, Texas. She passed away on July 5, 2018 after a short illness. She was preceded in death by her mother ...
Judy Elaine Mitchell, age 49, of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018. She is survived by children, Katie Mitchell and fiancé, Nicholas Remington, B ...
Thomas “Harry” Radcliffe 69, of Suwanee, GA passed away on July 5th, 2018.
He is preceded in death by his parents Thomas and Louise Radcliffe, and his brother Mark R ...
Memorial Park announces the passing of Dana Marie Remillard, Monday, January 22, 2018, in Gainesville, Georgia. Eulogy and inurnment services are going to be held privately w ...
Miss Cecelia Russell, age 51 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Funeral services are sch ...
Whitney Igarashi, 37, of Buford passed away on Thursday, July 5, 2018 following a sudden illness.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 in the Cha ...
Mr. Thomas Keys, age 72, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018.
Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega.
Audrey Elizabeth Herron Simmons
Mrs. Audrey Elizabeth Herron Simmons age 71 of Brookdale Road, Toccoa passed away Thursday July 5, 2018 at her residence.
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
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.