Local Obits for Wed. Aug 8th, 2018
Curtis D. Shook, age 76, of Dacula, GA, passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2018. He was survived by his wife of 29 years, Sheila Driskill Shook, Dacula, GA; his broth ...
Funeral services for Sue Christine Herron Chastain, age 64 of Clarkesville, will be held at 4:00 PM Sunday, August 12, 2018 at Harvest Christian Church. Rev. Mi ...
Mr. William David Carney age 73 of Talmo passed away on Wednesday August 08, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness.
Visitation will be held on Friday August 10, 2 ...
Alice Aikens Collier, age 73, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2018.
Mrs. Collier loved yard sales, flowers and gardening. Survivors include her husb ...
Wards Funeral Home announces the death of
Edward Clifton Payne , 93 , of Gainesville . Mr
Payne passed away Wednesday August 8 , 2018.
Complete Arran ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Rockney “Rock” Eugene Feeman, age 64 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Mr. Feem ...
Charles Stanley Bowden, age 81, of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, August 8, 2018.
Mr. Bowden was born on March 30, 1937, in Atlanta, Georgia, to the late William Kin ...
Mrs. Kate Self, age 103, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2018.
Mrs. Self was born on July 4, 1915, in Union County, to the late George and ...
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