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Local Obits for Sun. Apr 24th, 2011

Forsyth

Camellia Collett, 80, Alpharetta
Mr. Camellia Collett, age 80, of Alpharetta, passed away Easter Sunday, April 24, 2011. Camellia was a member of Providence Baptist Church of Alpharetta, GA. He was a loving husb ...
Lee Roy "Junior" Fain, age 66, of Forsyth County, went home to be with the Lord Easter Sunday, April 24, 2011. He is preceded in death by his loving parents, Lee Roy Fain ...
Mrs. Ruth Wills Lambert, age 89, a native of Forsyth County, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2011 following a period of declining health. Ruth was retired from Sawnee EMC after 30 y ...

Habersham

Nellie Harrell Crosby, 83, Baldwin
Nellie Harrell Crosby, age 83, of Dunwoody, formerly of Cornelia, Georgia passed away Sunday, April 24, 2011. Mrs. Crosby was born in Norfolk, VA on March 3, 1928, to the late Wil ...

Hall

Danny Albert Garrett, 65, Gainesville
Mr. Danny Albert Garrett, age 65, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. A memorial ...
John Byron Smith, 79, Murrayville
Funeral services for, John Byron Smith, age 79 of Murrayville will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday April 27, 2011 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Wahoo Bapt ...
Lewis Allen Nettles, 68, Flowery Branch
Lewis Allen Nettles, age 68, of Flowery Branch, passed away Saturday, April 23, 2011. Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.Condolence ...
Roselyn Andrews, 82, Hoschton
Memorial Park Funeral Home announces the death of Roselyn Andrews, age 82 of Hoschton, who passed away on Saturday April 23.2011 . Funeral arrangements are incompltete at this time ...
Shon Helton, 20, Murrayville
Mr. Shon Helton, age 20, of Murrayville, GA, died April 24, 2011. Shon was born in Gainesville, GA. He was preceded in death by his father, Larry Waller and biological father, Lenz ...

Jackson

Roy W. Poole, 86, Carnesville
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Roy W. Poole 86 of Carnesville, Ga. Mr. Poole died Saturday April 23,2011. Survivors include four sons, Michael Poole of Lula, Wayne Poole ...
Ruth Whitehead Jacks, 84, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Ruth Whitehead Jacks, 84, of Jefferson, Ga. who passed away Sunday April 24, 2011 after a period of declining health.Mrs. Jacks was b ...

White

William Calvin Carroll, 89, Cleveland
Mr. William Calvin Carroll age 89 of Cleveland passed away Sunday April 24, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness. Mr. Carroll was born in Atlanta Georgia the son of ...
'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.