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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Dec 20th, 2009

Hall

Ed Estes, Gainesville
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at Grace Episcopal Church for Dr. Ed Estes of Gainesville. The Rev. Doug Dailey will officiate. Visitation ...
Lela Michelle Knight, 38, Flowery Branch
Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Sunday December 20,2009 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Lela Michelle Knight, 38, Flowery Branch. Rev. Perry Smith officiating. Burial in Pop ...
Mrs. Peggy Joyce Hegler Purser, age 78, of Scottdale, Georgia, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2009. A Funeral Mass will be said Wednesday, December 23, 200 ...

Jackson

Luisa Dianne C. Hill, 62, Commerce
Mrs. Luisa Dianne C. Hill, age 62, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, December 20, 2009 at her residence. Mrs. Hill was born in Clarke County to the late, Herbert Griffeth and Nyda Fra ...
Thomas Wright, 92, Pendergrass
Mr. Thomas Wright, 92, of Pendergrass died December 20, 2009. Graveside service Wednesday December 23, 2009 at 2 p.m. Pond Fork Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive fri ...
'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.