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Local Obits for Tue. Nov 30th, 2010

Dawson

Virgil M. Hampton, 84, Dawsonville
Virgil M. Hampton, 84, of Dawsonville died Tuesday November 30, 2010 at his residence following an extended illness.Born April 2, 1926 to the late Fredy and Ola Mae Hampton, he liv ...

Habersham

Guy M. Allen, 62, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Guy M. Allen, age 62, of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, December 3, 2010 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Paris Whitworth will offici ...

Hall

Mary L. Gaddis Couch, 81, Blue Ridge
Mary Lene Gaddis Couch, age 81 of Blue Ridge, Georgia, formerly of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 in the Union County Nursing Home in Blairsville, Georgia ...
Winfred Dewey Lee Grindle, Sr., age 73 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are sch ...

Jackson

Geraldine Elrod, 93, Pendergrass
Miss Geraldine Elrod, age 93 of Pendergrass, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 after a period of declining health. Miss Elrod was born in Hall County, Georgia, ...
Michael Ethier, 53, Hoschton
It is with great sadness that the family grieves the sudden death of Michael Ethier, 53, of Hoschton, GA, who passed away on November 30, 2010. He was born October 10, 1957 in Atl ...
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.