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Local Obits for Thu. Jan 21st, 2010

Forsyth

Mary Bargeron Rucker, 87, Cumming
Mary Bargeron Rucker, 87, went to be with her Lord and Savior on January 21, 2010 surrounded by her children and the loving care of White Oaks at Lanier.A native of Burke County Ge ...
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Habersham

Richard Ernest Kelley, 80, Cornelia
Richard Ernest Kelley, age 80 of Cornelia, passed away Thursday, January 21, 2010, at Tanner Medical Center following a brief illness. Born in Oconee County, SC on October 26, 1929 ...

Hall

George Watson Turk, 81, Dothan, AL
George Watson Turk, a resident of Dothan, AL, passed away on January 21, 2010. He was 81. Funeral service and burial will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 23, at the Sunset Fu ...
John Presgraves, 85, Flowery Branch
Reverend John Presgraves, age 85 of Flowery Branch, Georgia, passed away Thursday, January 21, 2010 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Mrs. Constance Bille, 93, Clermont
Constance R. Bille, age 93 of Clermont, formerly of New Jersey, passed away Thursday, January 21, 2010 at New Horizons West Nursing Home following an extended illness. ...
Reba Lackey, 94, Athens
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00pm Sunday, January 24 in the Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Reba Lackey, age 94, of Athens. The Rev. Earl Pirkle will officiate. Interment wil ...
Sandra Sue Ward, 65, Dawsonville
Sandra Sue Ward, 65, of Dawsonville died Thursday January 21, 2010 at her residence following a sudden illness.Born July 16, 1944 to the late Watson and Zelia Dollar, she lived in ...
Scott M. Bridges, 54, Winder
Scott M. Bridges, of Winder, died on January 21st from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was preceded in death by his brothers, James P. Bridges and Dr. Robert E. Br ...
Stephanie Elaine Tate, 30, Gainesville
Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 24, 2010 in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Stephanie Elaine Tate, 30, of Gainesville. Rev. Jim ...

Jackson

Betty B. Parks, 78, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Betty Lois Byess Parks, age 78, of the Plainview Community, Pendergrass, who passed away on Thursday, January 21, 2010. Mrs. Parks, ...

Lumpkin

Opal Lou Sullens, 88, Dahlonega
Mrs. Opal Lou Sullens, age 88, of Dahlonega, GA, died Thursday January 21, 2010, at the Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega, GA.Mrs. Sullens was a native and lifelong resident ...

Rabun

Zettie Lovell Chamblee, 93, Clayton
Zettie Lovell Chamblee, 93, died Thursday, January 21, 2010 at Mountain Lakes Medical Center. She was born June 11, 1916 in Rabun County. She was the last surviving member of he ...
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.