Local Obits for Tue. Oct 29th, 2019
SFC, Wayne G. Watkins, U. S. Army retired, 74, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday October 29, 2019 at his residence.
Born June 8, 1945 in Cleveland, Ohio, he had lived in Dawson ...
Vijayalakshmi Golakoti 71, of Cumming, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2019.
Visitation will be from 2-4pm on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at McDonald and Son Funeral Home ...
Infant Isabelle Laneve Hernandez of Oakwood passed away October 29, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, November 1 ...
Blanche Grindle Agans, 75, of Gillsville passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at the Oaks at Limestone following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. ...
Merdean Jarrard Forrester age 76 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday Oct. 29, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mrs. Forrester was born Feb. 14, 1943 in Augusta, Geor ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Miss Stephanie Michelle Wheeler, age 27 of Braselton, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, October 29, 2019. Miss Wheeler was born ...
Mrs. Mildred Nix Bellamy, age 81, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at her residence. Mrs. Bellamy was born in Gainesville to the late Gower and Monteen Wood Nix ...
Linda Elaine Warren Odle, age 69 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Born in Gary, Indiana on August 15, 1950, she wa ...
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