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Local Obits for Thu. Sep 3rd, 2009

Forsyth

Julian Ray Barksdale, Jr., beloved husband of Jean Stringer Barksdale, passed away September 3, 2009 in Northside Forsyth Hospital in Cumming, GA at age 79. He is preceded in deat ...

Habersham

Nousing Sisamouth-P, 67, Cornelia
Mr. Nousing Sisamouth-P age 67 of Cornelia passed away on Thursday, September 03, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness. Mr. Sisamouth-P was born in Laos on March 04, ...
Sarah Allene Sutton, 88, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Sarah Allene Sutton, age 88, of Clarkesville, will be held on Saturday, September 5, 2009, at 11:00 AM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Interment will follo ...

Hall

Franklin Delano West, 72, Gainesville
Franklin Delano West, age 72 of Brownâ
Terrell Kerns, 65, Gainesville
Terrell Kerns, age 65 of Ledan Extension, Gainesville, Georiga passed away Thursday, September 3, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness. The family will re ...
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.