Local Obits for Wed. Sep 11th, 2019
Peggy Sue McGee, 79, of the Free Home Community passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2019. Peggy was a member of Beaver Ruin Baptist Church and was retired from the Free Home ...
Syble Rogers Strickland, age 83, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2019. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-five years, Myron Strickland and son-in- ...
Douglas “Doug” Chasteen, age 70, of Gainesville, GA passed away. Wednesday, September 11, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Thomas and ...
Ms. Deborah Kay Couch, age 64 of Clermont, passed away on Wednesday September 11th following a sudden illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, September 14 ...
Mr. Brady “Bob” R. Daniel, age 91 of Braselton, passed away on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill following an extended illness. &n ...
Stephanie Brumbalow Fulginiti, age 39, of Camden, SC passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2019. She was preceded in death by her husband, Chad Fulginiti. Ms. Fulginiti ...
Gus Alan Penton 37, of Alpharetta, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 11, 2019.
He is survived by his parents; Ross and Angela Penton of Mississippi.
His fiancé El ...
Charles Leon Cochran, 80, of Alpharetta, GA, passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2019. Leon was a loving father, grandfather and friend. Leon was an active member of Hopewell Bapt ...
Robert Jesse Bebee III of Tiger, GA passed away on September 11, 2019 at the age of 73. Bob was born in Sinton, Texas on April 20, 1946 to Bob and Sally Bebee. Growing up, he was a ...
Mr. Randolph “Buster” Alexander Griffin, age 59 of W. Tugalo Street, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A son ...
A memorial service celebrating the life of Rheuvilla Ruth Herbert Tucker, age 92 of Sautee, will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at Nacoochee Presbyterian Church w ...
Cynthia Geer Smith Whitney passed away on September 11th, 2019.
She was born January 8th, 1942 in Coral Gables, Florida and graduated from the University of Miami, Co ...
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