Local Obits for Fri. Sep 27th, 2019
Kenneth “Kenny” Thomas, age 57, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Friday, September 27, 2019. He was preceded in death by his father, William Thomas; sister, Pearl ...
James Douglas “Doug” Thomason, age 76 of Lawrenceville, passed away Friday, September 27, 2019 at his residence following an extended illness.
Mrs. Nina Phyllis Saunders, age 93, of Gainesville, formerly of Sarasota, Florida, passed away Friday, September 27, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. ...
Marylene Stoner age 92 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday September 27, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Stoner is preceded in death by her husb ...
Christopher Peyton Hoffman, Jr., 37 of Gainesville passed away Friday, September 27, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. on ...
Jason Ford, age 42, passed away unexpectedly on Friday September 27, 2019.
He was preceded in death by his father Sandy B. Ford, and is survived by his mother Mrs. Cyndi Ford, h ...
Mr. Robert Albert Neu, age 71, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, September 27, 2019.
Mr. Neu was born in Wiesbaiden, Germany on March 11, 1948 to the late Sylvester and Inge Neu. ...
Mr. Robert Lee Glines, 72 of Bogart, Ga. died Friday Sept. 27, 2019 at his residence of an extended illness. He was the son of the late Robert and Arvilla Johnson Glines. He was re ...
Edwin “Calvin” Freeman Nix, age 74 of Toccoa, passed away on Friday, September 27, 2019.
Born on February 13, 1945, in Clarkesville, he was a son of the late Gordon ...
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