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Local Obits for Sat. Dec 10th, 2011

Forsyth

Calvin Monroe Samples, 74, Cumming
Calvin Monroe Samples, age 74, of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2011. He was a member of Roanoke Baptist Church. He loved to farm, fish and hunt. Monroe is prec ...
Karen B. Oxner, Cumming
Karen B. Oxner of Cumming, GA passed from this life on December 10,2011 to join her parents, Bruce and Jean Oxner, and sister Sherry J.Bridges.Kaye's unique flair for life, he ...

Habersham

Lunette Swanson Hamby, 88, Clarkesville
Lunette Swanson Hamby, age 88, of Clarkesville, GA, died Saturday, December 10, 2011 in Cleveland, GA, following an extended illness.Mrs. Hamby was born on September 22, 1923 in Ac ...

Hall

Clarence Templeton Hawkins, 78, Gainesville
Mr. Clarence Templeton Hawkins, age 78, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2011 at The Bell Minor Home following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Tues ...

Jackson

Joanne Bellamy Legg, 74, Commerce
Mrs. Joanne Bellamy Legg age 74 of Commerce died Saturday, December 10, 2011 at Kennestone Hospital. Mrs. Legg was born in Banks County to the late, William Parks and Kathleen Vau ...

Lumpkin

Carl Albert Robertson Jr., 65, Murrayville
Mr. Carl Albert Robertson Jr., age 65, of Murrayville, GA died Saturday, December 10, 2011 at his residence.Mr. Robertson was a native of St. Louis, MO who had lived in the Lumpkin ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
Racing pioneer Dan Gurney dead from pneumonia complications
Dan Gurney, the first driver to win in Formula One, IndyCar and NASCAR, died Sunday from complications of pneumonia. He was 86. Gurney began racing in 1955 and won in nearly every racing series he attempted.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89
Former Clermont City Council member 'Ma' Rogers has died
Mary Ellen "Ma" Rogers, the oldest Clermont City Council member until she was defeated in a re-election bid four years ago, has died.
NHRA Drag Racing legend Bob Glidden passes away
Bob Glidden, one of the most dominant forces in the history of NHRA Drag Racing, died on Sunday, December 17.
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on 'Andy Griffith Show,' dies at 87
Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at 87
Big-haired ‘White Knight of Soul’ Wayne Cochran dies at 78
​Wayne Cochran, the “blue-eyed soul” singer known for his towering pompadour, has died of cancer at his Florida home, according to his son Christopher Cochran. He was 78.