Tuesday, November 29, 2011
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FILE - In this file photo released by the University of Georgia Athletic Department, the football team's radio announcer, Larry Munson, is seen on Oct. 2, 2004, during a broadcast from Athens, Ga. Munson died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011. He was 89. A university statement said he died at his Athens home of complications from pneumonia, according to his son, Michael. (AP Photo/University of Georgia, File)
ATHENS – A one-hour memorial service for legendary University of Georgia radio announcer Larry Munson will be held Saturday, Dec. 10, at 1 p.m. in Sanford Stadium.
Munson, who served as the voice of the Georgia Bulldogs for 42 years, died at his Athens home Sunday night, Nov. 20, with complications from pneumonia.
Seating will be on the south side of the stadium. Stadium gates open at 12 p.m. Free parking on a first come, first served basis will be available in all surface lots and the Tate Student Center parking deck. Parking will not be permitted on sidewalks.
In case of inclement weather, the memorial service will be moved to Stegeman Coliseum.
To view the Daily Post's page remembering Munson, visit www.gwinnettdailypost.com/munson.