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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jul 3rd, 2009

Dawson

Darrell Michael Bell, 58, Dawsonville
Darrell Michael Bell, born April 26, 1951 of Dawsonville, GA, passed away to our Heavenly Father, on July 3, 2009.Darrell used his imaginative mind to write and have published two ...

Forsyth

Greyson Laine McKnight, 87, Cumming
Mrs. Greyson Laine McKnight, age 87 of Cumming, GA, passed away at home with her family around her, Friday, July 3, 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband, William "Ma ...

Habersham

Cheryl Marie Witt, 35, Calhoun
Mrs. Cheryl Marie Witt, age 35, of Calhoun, formerly of Acworth, died Friday, July 3, 2009. Funeral services will be held 2 pm, Monday, July 6, 2009 at Acworth United Methodist Chu ...
Melinda Charlene Massey, 35, Cornelia
Melinda Charlene Massey, age 35, of Cornelia, GA passed away, Tuesday, June 30, 2009 at the residence. Ms. Massey was born in August 4, 1973 in Hall County, GA. She was of the Con ...
Russell B. Miller, 88, Clarkesville
Russell B. Miller, age 88, of Clarkesville, GA passed away, Friday, July 3, 2009 following an extended illness. Born in Carroll County, Mississippi on August 7, 1920, he was the so ...

Jackson

Jimmy Wayne Green, 55, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home announces memorial services for Jimmy Wayne Green, age 55, of Commerce who died on Friday, July 3, 2009 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Born in Jackson County ...
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.