Local Obits for Mon. Jun 17th, 2019
William F. “Billy” Sigman, III, age 44, of Winder, GA, passed away Monday, June 17, 2019. He is survived by his father, William Fisher Sigman, mother, M ...
Florine Tabor Taylor, age 96 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019.
Born in Jackson County, Georgia on August 11, 1922, she was a daughter of the la ...
Patricia Lee Emmett age 77 of Gainesville passed away Monday June 17, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mrs. Emmett was born December 27, 1941 in Gainesville to the ...
Mr. Cecil H. Johnson age 80 of Oakwood passed away Monday June 17, 2019 at his residence.
Mr. Johnson was a native of Gainesville, and was the son of the late Grady Henry and Ru ...
Jonelle Cash, 76 of Flowery Branch passed away Monday June 17, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Born in Jackson County, Miss Cash had lived in Hall County for all o ...
Sherry Michelle Oliver, age 42 of Lula, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019 surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Oliver was born on September 6, 1976 in Hall County. She was a ...
Mr. Larry Dale Lingerfelt, age 61, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, June 17, 2019.
Larry was born in Lumpkin County on December 10, 1957. He was preceded in death by his m ...
Raymond Lloyd Carl, Sr., age 84 of Cleveland, Georgia, formerly of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, passed away at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a lengthy illness.
He is sur ...
Jeanette Cleghorn Sutton, age 78 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019.
Mrs. Sutton was born on February 14, 1941 to the late Clarence and Nellie Brookshire Cleghor ...
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.