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Local Obits for Fri. Jan 30th, 2009

Banks

William Hoopingarner, age 69, of Post Place Drive, Alto, Georgia passed away Friday, January 30, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Priv ...

Dawson

Jackie Paul Martin, 53, Mount Croghan, SC
Jackie Paul Martin, 53, of Mount Croghan, SC died January 30, 2009 following a sudden illness.Mr. Martin was a 1974 graduate of Dawson County High School and was employed as a comm ...

Hall

Evert W. Jones, 92, Gainesville
Evert W. Jones, 92, a resident of Smokey Springs inGainesville passed away January 30, 2009.Mr. Jones was born October 14, 1916 in Detroit, Michigan andlived in Michigan for 61 yea ...

Jackson

Pearlene Eula Wood, 70, Commerce
Mrs. Pearlene Eula Wood, age 70, of Commerce GA died Friday January 30, 2009 at Athens Regional Medical Center.She was born in Jackson County to the late James Hubert and Reba Mass ...
'Night Court' star Harry Anderson found dead in home
Anderson was 65.
Nevada sheriff: Radio show host Art Bell dead at 72
Art Bell, a radio host best known for a paranormal-themed nightly show syndicated on hundreds of stations in the 1990s, including WDUN, has died at his home in southern Nevada, authorities said Saturday.
Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86
Milos Forman, a refuge from Czechoslovakia whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, has died.
Jackson County Chief Magistrate Judge dies after battle with cancer
The Chief Magistrate Judge of Jackson County has died following a battle with cancer.
Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, has died
Jim Lancaster, former Hall County Fire Battalion Chief, dies at age 70
Jim Lancaster, a former Battalion Chief for Hall County Fire Services, died Thursday.
VIDEO: Legendary voice of Red Elephants, Gainesville icon Walt Snelling left us with incredible memories
Walt Snelling was woven into the very fabric of Gainesville High athletics, as much a part of Big Red as The Rock, City Park or any number of the illustrious athletes and committed coaches to have graced the playing field.
Linda Brown, central figure in school segregation case, dies
As a girl in Kansas, Linda Brown's father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. A 1954 decision by the US Supreme Court followed, striking down racial segregation in schools and cementing Linda Brown's place in history. She died Sunday.