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Local Obits for Tue. May 1st, 2012

Banks

Nancy Chastain, 53, Lula
Nancy Chastain, 53, of Lula passed away on Friday, May 1, 2012. Complete arrangements will be announced later.Those wishing to make online condolences may do so at www.littledavenp ...

Habersham

David Henry Anderson, 58, Clarkesville
A memorial service for David Henry Anderson, age 58, of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, May 5, 2012 from Hillside Memorial Chapel in Clarkesville. Rev. Lev Hump ...

Hall

Early Jean Turpin, 68, Gainesville
Little & Davenport Funeral Home announces the death of Little & Davenport Funeral Home announces the death of Early Jean Turpin, 68, of Gainesville. Complete arrangements w ...
Larry Thomas, Gainesville
Memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Sunday May 6, 2012 at Wahoo Baptist Church for Larry Thomas.Little & Davenport Funeral Home, 355 Dawsonville Highway, S.W., Gainesvil ...
Lucile H. Whiten, age 93, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, May 1, 2012. Mrs. Whiten was born on June 15, 1918, in Stephens County, Georgia; a daughter of the late Paul ...
Mrs. Era Charles Puckett, 97, Gainesville
Mrs. Era Charles Puckett, age 97, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday May 1, 2012. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Friday, May 04, 2012, at Mason & Ward funeral home chapel wit ...
Rhonda Lynn Brown, 52, Gainesville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 4:00p.m. Saturday May 5, 2012 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Rhonda Lynn Brown age 52 of Gainesville. Pastor David Meacham will offi ...
Shirley J. Davis, 73, Gainesville
Shirley J. Davis, age 73 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at New Horizons North Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral services are sch ...

Jackson

John Duncan Mealor, 80, Commerce
Mr. John Duncan Mealor, age 80, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, May 01, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Mealor was born in Commerce, GA to the late Moody Mem and Mary Belle Marvin Mealo ...
Johnny Anderson, 73, Commerce
Mr. Johnny Anderson, age 73 of Commerce died Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Anderson was born in Homer to the late, Charlie and Sarria Mize Anderson. Mr. Anderson was ...

Lumpkin

Maurice A. "Tom" Thomas, 80, Dahlonega
Maurice A. "Tom" Thomas, 80, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday May 1, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness.Born June 27, 1931 in Jacksonville, Florida to th ...
'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.