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Local Obits for Thu. Jun 11th, 2015

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Cheryl Darlene Anderson, age 66, of Winder passed away Thursday, June 11, 2015.  Ms. Anderson was survived by her sons Jeff Whidby of FL, David Whidby of IL; daughters Becky O ...

Dawson

Monnie Hughes, 92, Dawsonville
Monnie Hughes, 92, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday June 11, 2015 at Rosemont Nursing Center following a period of declining health. Born January 17, 1923 in Gilmer County to ...

Forsyth

William P. (Willie) "Big Six" Dodd, age 77 of Cumming, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 11, 2015.  Willie was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, deacon ...
Tammy Townsend, 55, Cumming
Tammy Townsend, 55, of Cumming passed away Thursday June 11, 2015 at her residence following a sudden illness. Born December 1, 1959, she was a lifelong resident of Forsyth Co ...

Habersham

Brian Parks, 46, Batesville
Brian Parks, 46, of Batesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief battle with cancer.  He is preceded in death by ...

Hall

Clark Jerome Franks, 80, Gainesville
Mr. Clark Jerome Franks, age 80 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, ...
Kennith Dale Lunsford, 59, Clermont
     Mr. Kennith Dale Lunsford, age 59 of Clermont, passes away on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.  ...
Eloise Bennett Mason, 85, Gainesville
Eloise Bennett Mason, 85 of Gainesville died Thursday June 11, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Forsyth County on April 13, 1930, she had lived most of her life ...

Jackson

Charles W. Brooks, 72, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Charles W. Brooks, age 72 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, June 11, 2015.  Mr. Brooks was born in Mt. Carmel ...

Rabun

Marquez Martin, 85, Clayton
Marquez Martin, age 85, of Payne Hill Drive; Clayton, GA died peacefully June 11, 2015. Marquez was born in Hart County, GA, and was the daughter of the late M. T. and Mary Reyn ...

Stephens

Mildred Thomas Brady, 69, Toccoa
Mrs. Mildred Thomas Brady age 69 of 273 Walnut Street, Toccoa, passed away Thursday June 11, 2015 at her residence. A daughter of the late Lonnie and Irma Thomas, she was born N ...
'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.