Local Obits for Thu. Aug 1st, 2019
Mrs. Elizabeth Manning Hanshew, age 45, of Bethlehem died unexpectedly on Thursday, August 1, 2019.
A Celebration of Life will be held 7:00 pm Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Hamilto ...
Thelma Smith Gatty died on Sunday, August 11, 2019 in her own apt. in Johns Creek, GA after battling multiple health issues these past few years. Thelma was born December 25, ...
Shirley Maddox Ramey, age 63, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019. She was preceded in death by parents, James and Dorothy Jarrard Maddox. Ms. Ramey is surviv ...
Ernest “Wesley” Mullinax, age 84, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2019.
Born on February 20, 1935, in Demorest, Georgia, he was a son of the ...
Terry Jerome Graham, 59, of Gainesville, GA, died August 1, 2019.
Funeral service will be held Friday August 9, 2019 at Dexter T. Sims Mortuary, LLC in The Rev. Charlie, Jr. and ...
Mr. Daniel Jarvis Hill, Jr., age 66, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019 at his residence, surrounded by family.
A Celebration of Life will be 5:00 – 7:00 ...
Mr. Mark David Zucco age 60 of Braselton, Ga passed away on Thursday August 01, 2019 at his residence following a sudden illness.
Memorial services are scheduled for a later dat ...
Hope McKemie Dozier, 85, of Gainesville, Georgia died on Thursday, August 1 from a sudden illness. Hope was born on April 24, 1934 in Albany, Georgia. After graduating ...
Mr. Michael Todd Thompson age 39 of Toccoa passed away August 1, 2019 in Toccoa.
A son of Shirley Perry Thompson and the late Todd Michael Thompson, he was born May 13, 1980 in ...
Mrs. Karrieann Mareen Knitter Warr, age 59, of Hilltop Way, Toccoa, GA, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019 at the Stephens County Hospital.
A daughter of Mareen Knitter and th ...
Mrs. Mary Jane Williams, age 76, of Toccoa passed away Thursday August 1, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A daughter of the late John Henry And Sara Belle Worley Willi ...
Ellen Frances Barnes, age 75 of Cleveland, formerly of Oklahoma City, passed away on Monday, August 12, 2019.
Ms. Barnes was born on May 15, 1944, in Alpine, Texas, to the late ...
Charles Douglas Collins, age 74 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019.
Mr. Collins was born February 25, 1945 in Cleveland, GA to the late Sherry and Catherine McCl ...
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