Local Obits for Fri. Sep 20th, 2019
Kenneth "Tim" Crawford, 53, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Friday, September 20, 2019.
Arrangements by Bearden Funeral Home, Dawsonville, GA.
Tim Byrd, 65, of Dawsonville passed away Friday September 20, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Born July 13, 1954, he was a lifelong resident of Dawson County. Al ...
Zelda Morgan Waller, age 87, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Friday, September 20, 2019.
Mrs. Waller born in Birmingham Alabama on August 27, 1932. She was preceded in d ...
Kenneth Lamar Mixson, age 86, of Demorest, Georgia, formerly of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away on Friday, September 20, 2019.
Born on August 24, 1933, in Jacksonville, Flo ...
Shane Furgerson, 47, of Gainesville, died Thursday September 19. Funeral Services will be held Monday September 23 at 3 p.m. Hillside Chapel Funeral Home, Gainesville.
William L. McNeal, 89, of Gainesville passed away Friday, September 20, 2019 following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 22, 2 ...
Mr. Swayne Gary Forrester, age 79, of Lula, GA died Friday, September 20, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Forrester was born in Gastonia, NC to the late Swayne and Irene Adamson F ...
Mrs Betty Ann Lewis was born on July 3, 1942 in Cornelia, Georgia to the late Mindia Shueburg Lyles Field and Sim Lyles. She was called home to be with the Lord on September 20, 20 ...
James Harold Walden, Jr., age 62 of Clermont, passed away on Friday, September 20, 2019.
Mr. Walden was born on March 25, 1957, in Gainesville, Georgia, to the late James Harold ...
Mrs. May Linda McLennan, age 100, of Commerce, GA died Friday, September 20, 2019 at her residence. Mrs. McLennan was born in Commerce to the late Carl Washington and Clara M ...
H. Kenneth Wells, 80, of Hoschton, Georgia passed away on Friday, September 20, 2019.
Mr. Wells was born on November 29, 1938 in Griffin, Georgia to the late Herman and Nora Wel ...
Ronald Edward Harley, 82, of Sautee-Nacoochee, passed away Friday, September 20, 2019 at The Oaks at Limestone.
A memorial service will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Monday ...
, Chino Hills, California formerly of Cleveland
Mrs. Lauren Olson, age 57, of Chino Hills, California, formerly of Cleveland, passed away Monday, September 30, 2019.
Mrs. Olson was born to the late Wesley and Ruth Bovill.&nbs ...
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