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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Jun 18th, 2009

Banks

Mary Nell Segraves, 86, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home announces the death of Mary Nell Segraves, age 86 of Commerce who died late Thursday evening at Athens Regional Medical Center. Born in Madison County, Ga., she w ...

Habersham

Zora Mae Cragg Moore, 78, Mt. Airy
Zora Mae Cragg Moore, age 78 of Mt. Airy, passed away Thursday, June 18, 2009, at her residence following a brief illness. Born in Habersham Count ...

Hall

Betty Sue Ware, 70, Formerly of Gainesville
Young's Funeral Home announces the death of Betty Sue Ware, 70 formerly of Gainesville, who passed away on June 18, 2009.The family will receive friends from 7pm to 8pm Monday ...
Carole Ann Lester, 62, Gainesville
Carole Ann Lester died at her home comforted by her husband of 40 years in Gainesville, Georgia, Thursday morning, June 18, 2009, following a short battle with cancer. She was born ...
Lydia C. Berry, 39, Gainesville
Lydia C. Berry, age 39 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday, June 18, 2009. Complete arrangements will be announced later by Ward's Funeral Home 758 Main St. Gainesville.
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.