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Local Obits for Mon. Jan 19th, 2009

Banks

Jennie Lou Bellamy Poole, age 84 of Banks County, passed away Monday, January 19, 2009, at BJC Medical Center following an extended illness.Born in Banks County on January 14, 1925 ...

Dawson

Gladys Roland Bearden, 85, Dawsonville
Gladys Roland Bearden, 85, of Dawsonville died Monday January 19, 2009 at her residence following a period of declining health.A lifelong resident of Dawson County, Mrs. Bearden wa ...

Forsyth

Anne Elizabeth Sullivan of Atlanta passed away Monday, January 19th, 2009. Anne was a member of St. Ann Parrish in Marietta and a graduate of St. Pius X High School in Atlanta. Sh ...
Oscar E. Salazar, 76, Cumming
Oscar E. Salazar, age 76 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Monday, January 19, 2009 at Embracing Hospice, Cumming, Georgia. Services will be at St. Brendan Catholic Church and will ...
Oscar Salazar, 76, Cumming
Byars Funeral Home announces the death of Oscar Salazar, age 76, of Cumming.

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Speedway Motorsports founder Bruton Smith dies at 95
O. Bruton Smith, who emerged from North Carolina farm country and parlayed his love of motorsports into a Hall of Fame career as one of the biggest track owners...
Gainesville businessman James Simpson dies at 77, truck parade to be held in his honor
Gainesville businessman James Simpson, the force behind Simpson Trucking & Grading, Inc. in Gainesville, will be remembered in a funeral service Friday, Dec. 17 at Hopewell Baptist Church.
Georgia Racing Hall of Famer Bud Lunsford passes away
Legendary Georgia racer and hall of famer Bud Lunsford of Gainesville passed away on Monday at the age of 86. Lunsford, a member of both the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame...
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Former Hall County School Superintendent Doug Winters dies at 82
Dr. Douglas Harry Winters, a former superintendent for the Hall County School District, died Wednesday, Aug. 11 at the age of 82.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.