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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. May 20th, 2012

Forsyth

Teena Williams, 61, Roswell
Teena Williams, age 61, of Roswell passed away Saturday, May 19, 2012. She is preceded in death by her parents, Max and Jane Hicks.Survivors include her husband, Morris Williams; ...
Waneta Mae Spurgin, 86, Cumming
Waneta Mae Spurgin, 86, of Cumming, passed away May 20, 2012. Born in Monroe, Iowa, she was the daughter of Edith and Frank Cline. She was preceded in death by her husband, David ...

Habersham

Anthony Wayne Crawford, 58, Baldwin
Anthony Wayne "Tony" Crawford, age 58, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2012, following an extended illness. Mr. Crawford was born in London, Kentucky o ...
Kim Timothy McEntire, 47, Demorest
Kim Timothy "Timmy" McEntire, age 47 of Demorest, Georgia, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2012 at Kindred Hospital in Atlanta.Born in Gwinnett County on September 18, 1964, ...
Lucille E. Augustine, 84, Demorest
Mrs. Lucille E. Augustine, age 84 of Demorest, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2012 at Habersham Home West following an extended illness. Born in Buffalo, New York on October 11, 1927, ...

Hall

Mrs. Flora Williams Martin, age 91 of Lula passed away Saturday, May 19, 2012 at New Horizons West in Gainesville, following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Raymond Hoyt 'Bear' Standridge,age 38, of Gillsville, passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2012 following a sudden illness.Mr. Standridge was born in Commerce, Georgia on Febru ...
Ronnie Jester, Locust Grove
Mr. Ronnie Jester of Locust Grove, GA passed away on May 20, 2012. Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home

Stephens

Billy Ray Knight, 68, Toccoa
Mr. Billy Ray Knight, age 68, of Toccoa, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2012, at Stephens County Hospital.Born December 3, 1943 in Walton County, GA, he was a son of the late Lonnie a ...
'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.