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Local Obits for Fri. Apr 3rd, 2009

Banks

Nelson W. Lewallen, 76, Baldwin
Mr. Nelson W. Lewallen, age 76 of Baldwin passed away on Friday, April 03, 2009 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville following a brief illness. Born in Banks Coun ...

Dawson

Ollie Pruitt, 72, Dawsonville
Mrs. Ollie Pruitt, age 72 of Dawsonville, passed away Friday April 3, 2009 following an extended illness. Survivors include her husband Skid Pruitt of Dawsonville; children Wayne a ...

Forsyth

Jane T. Ishol, 77, Cumming
Ellen Jane Tisdale Ishol of Cumming, Georgia, died December 16, 2008. She was 77.Mrs. Ishol was born in Gainesville, Florida, where she spent much of her life. She often spoke fo ...
Ruth Pruitt, 90, Cumming
Mrs. Ruth Pruitt, age 90 of Clinton, MS, formerly of Cumming, passed away Friday, April 3, 2009.Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 7, 2009 at 10:00 pm at Ingram Funeral H ...

Gwinnett

Velma Lewis, 87, Alpharetta
Mrs. Velma Lewis, age 87 of Alpharetta (Cherokee County), passed away Friday, April 3, 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband Olen S. Lewis and son, Danny Lewis. Survivors ...

Habersham

Neal Caudell, 51, Alto
Neal George Caudell, age 51, of Alto, GA, died Friday, April 3, 2009 at the Habersham County Medical Center.Mr. Caudell was born on December 31, 1957 in Habersham County, Georgia. ...
Nelson Lewallen, 76, Baldwin
Nelson Lewallen, age 76, of Baldwin, GA passed away on April 3, 2009 at local medical center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Whitfield Funeral ...

Hall

Emily Light Carey, formerly of Gainesville
Emily Light Carey,formerly of Gainesville,died March 8, 2009 in Arkansas. Memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 4, 2009 at Ward's Chapel.Ward's Fun ...
Grace Martin Phagan, 86, Gainesville
Joint funeral services were held for Mr. Lenton Phagan, age 87 who passed away Sunday April 5th, 2009 and also for his wife of 65 years, Mrs. Grace Martin Phagan, age 86, who passe ...

White

Barbara Jeanette Lyerla, 72, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Barbara Jeanette Lyerla of Cleveland. Mrs. Lyerla passed away Friday, April 3, 209 at her residence following an extended illness ...
Garvice Paul Elliott, 86, Cleveland
Mr. Garvice Paul Elliott age 86 of Cleveland passed away Friday April 3, 2009 at a relativeâ
Ginger Lee Seabolt, 40, Cleveland
Mrs. Ginger Lee Seabolt age 40 of Cleveland passed away Friday April 3, 2009. Mrs. Seabolt was born in Richland County SC. She was a homemaker and member of Antioch Baptist Church ...
Mary Sue Bettis Grizzle, 80, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Mary Sue Bettis Grizzle, age 80 of Cleveland. Mrs. Grizzle passed away Friday, April 03, 2009 at a private nursing h ...
'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.