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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Dec 9th, 2009

Banks

Crawford Thomas Sparks, age 58, of Alto, GA, died Wednesday, December 9, 2009. Mr. Sparks was born on November 12, 1951 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late Fran ...
Lila Mae Gowder, 91, Maysville
Ivie Funeral home announces services for Mrs. Lila Mae Gowder, 91, of Maysville who died on Wednesday at her residence. Born in Habersham County, she was the daughter of the late G ...

Dawson

Rosie Lee Jett, 92, Dawsonville
Rosie Lee Jett, 92, of Dawsonville died Wednesday December 9, 2009 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.Born October 26, 1917 to the late ...

Forsyth

Brenda Joyce Taylor, 67, Cumming
Brenda Joyce Taylor, 67, of Cumming, GA died on December 9, 2009. She was the daughter of the late Howard and Lautrerine Murphy.Brenda was the owner and developer of the Outback L ...
Jack B. Twitty, 66, Cumming
Jack B. Twitty, age 66 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2009. Graveside Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, December 10, 2009 at Holbrook Campground Cem ...
Julia Ann Cardosa Fitzpatrick, 77, of Cumming, GA died on December 9, 2009 at her home. Born in Centralia, PA, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Anna Cardosa.A loving wif ...
Michael J. Moore, 64, Cumming
Mr. Michael J. Moore, age 64 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2009. Mr. Moore was a deacon and member of Beaver Ruin Baptist Church. He was employed by Cotton States ...
Ruth Mathis Payne, 69, Cumming
Mrs. Ruth Mathis Payne, age 69 of Cumming, GA passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2009. She was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church, a hard working woman and a great mother. ...

Hall

Joseph T. Trentacosta Sr.-Passed into the arms of our Lord on December 9th, 2009 after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born in N.Y.C. on February 20th, 1943 and is ...
Louise Beaver Chandler, 91, Hollywood, FL
Louise Beaver Chandler, 91, long time resident of Hollywood, FL, passed away peacefully on December 9, 2009, in her home at Independence Hall Retirement Center. She suffered with ...
Mae Belle Lawson lee, 88, Gainesville
Mae Belle Lawson Lee, mother of quadruplets (4) boys born Aug. 27, 1944 at Hall County Hospital. Mrs. Lee passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2009 following an extended illness. S ...
Phillip Jenkins, 66, Gainesville
Young's Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Phillip Jenkins, age 66, of F-3 Harrison Square Apartments, Gainesville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced la ...

Jackson

Donna Huntsinger Teague, 50, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Donna Huntsinger Teague, 50, of Commerce who died on Wednesday at Athens Regional Medical Center. Born in Atlanta, she was the daughter of ...
Wilburn Berry Minish, 68, Athens
Mr. Wilburn Berry Minish, age 68, of Athens, GA died Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Minish was born in Jackson County to the late William Berry ...

Lumpkin

Adele Samchok, 85, Dahlonega
Adele Thompson Samchok, age 85 of Keith Evans Road, Dawsonville, passed away on Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. ...
'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.