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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Jan 8th, 2009

Forsyth

Mr. Herbert Emory Castleberry, age 92, of Cumming passed away Thursday, January 08, 2009. Mr. Castleberry was a retired farmer and bus driver. He was a life long member and Deaco ...
Mrs. Louella Stancil Chumley, age 82, of Cumming passed away Thursday, January 8, 2009. She was a homemaker and a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by ...
Virgil Nolan MaHaffey, 68, Cumming
Ingram Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Virgil Nolan MaHaffey, age 68, of Cumming who passed away Wednesday, January 07, 2009. Survivors include daughters, Virginia Vittur o ...

Habersham

Frank E. Curtis, 88, Demorest
Whitfield funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest announces the death of Mr. Frank E. Curtis, age 88, of Demorest who died Thursday, January 08, 2009 at his residence following an ext ...

Hall

James M. Rudeseal, 87, Clermont
Strickland Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Rudeseal, age 87, of Clermont who died Thursday, January 08, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after an extended ill ...
Mrs. Mary Lee Freeland Armour Sanders, 68, of Gainesvilledied January 8, 2009.A native of Lumpkin County, she spent most of her life inHall County and was a member of Cool Springs ...

Lumpkin

Cindy Pirkle, 44, Dahlonega
Mrs. Cindy Pirkle, age 44, of Dahlonega, Ga. died Thursday January 8, 2009 at her residence after a long battle with cancer.Cindy was born in Chatham county, she had lived in Lumpk ...

Union

Ruby Nell Abernathy, 76, Blairsville
Mrs.Ruby Nell Abernathy age 76 of Hollow Hill Spur Blairsville passed away on Thursday Jan.8,2009 at her home following an extended illness.Mrs.Abernathy was born on June 9,1932 in ...

White

Doris Brand, 68, McDonough
Mrs. Doris Jane Brand, age 68 of McDonough, passed away Thursday, January 8, 2009 at a private health care center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for 3 ...
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.
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.