Local Obits for Thu. Jun 6th, 2019
John A. Chambliss III of Cumming, Georgia passed away on June 6, 2019.
Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com.
Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, ...
Timothy Wayne Fauber, age 55 of Cornelia passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019,
following his battle with cancer.
Mr. Fauber was born August 15th, 1963 in Spencer , West Virgin ...
Mrs. Sammye (Bo) Anderson Cochran, age 83, of Clermont, Georgia, passed away, Thursday, June 6, 2019.
Funeral services are scheduled for 4:00 pm Sunday, June 9, 2019 at Memorial ...
James “J.R.” William West, Jr., age 71, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019 after a courageous battle with cancer.
J.R. was the son of the late James Willia ...
Mrs. Dorothy (Dottie) Knauff, age 94, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019.
Dottie was born in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania on June 2, 1925 to the late George B. and Irene ...
Miss Sara Elaine Stowe age 62 of Toccoa passed away Thursday June 6, 2019 at Medical Center of Navicent Health in Macon.
A daughter of the late Kenyon and Sarah Nell Verner Stow ...
Mrs. Bonnell Abee Robinson, age 80, of Cleveland passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019.
Mrs. Robinson was born in Lumpkin County on May 15, 1939 to the late Fred Morris and E ...
Carl Wesley Tolbert, age 69 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019.
Mr. Tolbert was born July 18, 1949 in Dahlonega, GA to the late Clinton “Clutch” and Gr ...
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