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Local Obits for Fri. Sep 4th, 2009

Forsyth

Beulah Christine Cross, 88, Cumming
Mrs. Beulah Christine Cross, age 88 of Cumming, passed away on Friday, September 04, 2009. Mrs. Cross was a member of Silver City Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her ...
Pledgar Ray Neighbors, 60, Gainesville
Pledgar Ray Neighbors, age 60 of Gainesville (Forsyth County), Georgia passed away Friday, September 4, 2009. Survivors include his wife, Lavada Neighbors of Gainesville; sons, Ra ...

Habersham

Mrs. Linda Lee Kneller Buschmann, age 66 of Demorest passed away on Friday, September 04, 2009. Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 08, 2009 at the Lin ...

Hall

Edgar Lee Chastain, 73, Braselton
Edgar Lee Chastain age 73 of Braselton passed away Friday September 4, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness.Mr. Chastain was born October 6, 1935 in Polk County, Geo ...
Hazel Ingram Strickland, 71, Murrayville
Funeral services for, Hazel Ingram Strickland, age 71, of Murrayville are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Tuesday September 8,2009 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in M ...
William David Cape, 75, New Smyrna Beach, Fla., formerly of Oakwood
William David Cape, 75, of New Smyrna Beach, Fla., formerly Oakwood, Ga., went to be with the Lord Friday September 4, 2009. He retired from Black Book in Gainesville, GA after 40 ...

Stephens

Geraldine Dodd King, 73, Toccoa
Geraldine Dodd King, age 73 of Toccoa, passed away Friday, September 04, 2009, at the residence of her daughter following a brief illness. Born in Habersham County, on December 04, ...
'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.