GHS principal dies after brief illness

GHS principal dies after brief illness

There are 1 comment on the The Times story from Apr 29, 2012, titled GHS principal dies after brief illness. In it, The Times reports that:

Gainesville High School principal Chris Mance died this morning at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a brief battle with esophegeal cancer.

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Danise Owings

Jefferson, GA

#1 Apr 29, 2012
During my time volunteering in the offfice at GHS my paths crossed often with Chris Mance. He was the assistant principal then. I remember thinking what a great principal he would be. He had just the right balance of truth and grace. By that he was a man who was not afraid to do the hard thing but fairness and wisdom were both his guide. I knew him to be a man of strong faith who loved his family. He believed in empowering oneself to be the best they could be. He was an example of that. I am sure many students will take him with them into their futures and continue his legacy.

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