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Local Obits for Thu. Aug 20th, 2015

Banks

Timothy James Maxie, age 18 of Alto, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015 following an extended illness. Private Funeral services will be held at a later date. Arrangements ...

Barrow

Mindy Regina Helms, 34, Winder
Mindy Regina Helms, age 34, of Winder passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015.  Ms. Helms loved to watch wrestling, and movies. She enjoyed her computer and being on Facebook. & ...
Mindy Regina Helms, 34, Winder
Mindy Regina Helms, age 34, of Winder passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015.  Ms. Helms loved to watch wrestling, and movies. She enjoyed her computer and being on Facebook. ...
Jerome Marshall, 73, Winder
Jerome Marshall, age 73, of Winder, GA, formerly of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2015.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Mallie Marshall ...

Forsyth

Catherine Marion Waters, age 81, of Cumming, passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2015. Catherine was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church and was retired from Forsyth County as a s ...
  Catherine Marion Waters, age 81, of Cumming, passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2015. Catherine was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church and was retired from Forsyth Cou ...

Habersham

Dan Canup, 63, Clarkesville
  Dan Canup, age 63, of Clarkesville, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015. Born on June 8, 1952 in Clarkesville, Georgia, he was a son of the late Floyd Junior and Hor ...
Orville Goettmann, 85, Demorest
Mr. Orville Edward Goettmann, age 85, of Demorest passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015.  Mr. Goettmann was born on July 13, 1930 in Anderson, IN. to the late Christian and ...

Hall

James “Junior” McNeal, 61, Gainesville
               Mr. James “Junior” McNeal age 61 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday August 20, ...
John "Johnny" Howard Stinson, 75, Gainesville
 John " Johnny" Howard Stinson , 75 , of Gainesville, Ga. Passed away August 20. 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.      John was born March ...

Jackson

Kenneth Blanton, 61, Nicholson
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Kenneth Leroy Blanton, age 61, of Nicholson, who passed away on Thursday August 20th, 2015. He was the son of the late Noah Le ...
Richard Harmon Proctor, 81, Hoschton
Richard Harmon Proctor, age 81, of Hoschton passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015. Mr. Proctor was a Navy veteran and was employed with Hartford Insurance for 35 years. He loved to ...

Lumpkin

Wanda J. Borkowski, 66, Dahlonega
Wanda J. Borkowski of Dahlonega passed away on August 20th, 2015 after an extended illness. She was 66. She was a resident of Detroit, MI for many years, before moving to Dahlon ...

Other

Philip Bradley, 86, Carnesville
Philip Bradley, age 86, of Carnesville passed away on Thursday August 20th, 2015.  Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.
Frankie "Tom" Thomas Denney, 84, Winterville
Frankie "Tom" Thomas Denney, age 84 of Winterville passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015.  The family will not have any services at this time.  Lawson Funeral H ...
'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.