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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. May 6th, 2009

Banks

Sue Elizabeth Hodges Anderson, 95, Palm Coast, FL formerly of Maysville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Sue Elizabeth Hodges Anderson, age 95, of Palm Coast, FL, formerly of Maysville, GA, passed away May 6, 2009. Mrs. Anderson was born on Fe ...

Forsyth

Ralph James Musone, 66, Cumming
Ralph James Musone, 66 of Cumming, GA died on May 6, 2009 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. Born in Yonkers, NY, he was the son of the late Rapheal and Rose Musone.Ralph graduated fr ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Virginia Fannie Nell Jones Lester Nix, age 75, of Jefferson, who passed away on Wednesday, May 6, 2009. Mrs. Nix was born on March 8, ...

Lumpkin

Larry Hashley, 59, Dahlonega
Larry Hashley, 59, of Dahlonega died Wednesday May 6, 2009 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a sudden illness.Born in Jackson, Michigan, Mr. Hashley had lived in Lumpkin Coun ...
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.