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Local Obits for Fri. Apr 6th, 2012

Dawson

Coy Lowman, 98, Dawsonville
Coy Lowman, 98, of Dawsonville passed away Friday April 6, 2012 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a short illness.Born June 20, 1913 to the late John W. and Louisa Lowman, he ...

Forsyth

Janet Ann Ward, 80, Cumming
Mrs. Janet Ann Ward, age 80, from Girard, PA, passed away Friday, April 6, 2012. A loving mother and grandmother, she is preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Harold Ward, Jr. ...

Hall

Agnes Marie Meyers, 87, Flowery Branch
Agnes Marie Meyers, age 87 of Flowery Branch, GA died April 6, 2012 following a brief illness. Mrs. Meyers has been cremated and a family memorial service will be held later. Mrs. ...

Jackson

John Larry Boyd, 64, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. John Larry Boyd, age 64, of Pendergrass, who passed away on Friday, April 6, 2012. Mr. Boyd was born in Jackson County, a son to the l ...
'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.