mcloudyn.png
Friday August 12th, 2022 2:28AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Dec 21st, 2009

Habersham

Jerry Cecil Savage, 68, Mt Airy
Jerry Cecil Savage, age 68 of Mt. Airy, passed away Monday, December 21, 2009, at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Banks County, GA on February 10, 1941, he was ...
Nina Kozak Strashinsky, 83, Thornton, Colorado and formerly of Cornelia, GA
NINA KOZAK STRASHINSKY, age 83, of Thornton, Colorado and formerly of Cornelia, GA, passed away Monday, December 21, 2009 in Colorado. Mrs. Strashinsky was born on Jan. 27, 1926 in ...

Hall

Beatrice 'Bebe', Gainesville
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at First Baptist Church Chapel for Mrs. Beatrice â
James Steed Holder, 87, Gainesville
James Steed Holder, age 87, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, December 21, 2009 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Home in Atlanta, following an extended illne ...

Jackson

Henry Edward Braselton, 82, Braselton
Henry Edward Braselton, 82, passed away on Monday, December 21, 2009, at his home in Braselton, Georgia. He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Janice Lee Martin Braselton ...

White

Marvin Grizzle, 58, Cleveland
Mr. Marvin Grizzle age 58 of Cleveland, passed away Monday December 21, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Mr. Grizzle was born in Union County to ...
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.