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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. May 26th, 2010

Forsyth

Mr. Billy Lamar Wright of Saint Simons Island, GA, passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at age 57 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was beloved by his family and fr ...

Gwinnett

Charlotte Edelstein Task, 93, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Charlotte Edelstein Task age 93 of Cleveland. Mrs. Task passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at Gateway Nursing Home fo ...

Habersham

Kenneth Richard Gunn, 76, Cornelia
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Kenneth Richard Gunn, age 76 of Cornelia. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced s ...
Mary Ann G. McClellan Martin, 67, Clarkesville
Mary Ann G. McClellan Martin, age 67, of Clarkesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, May 25, 2010. Mrs. Martin was born on May 21, 1943 in Cornelia, GA. She was preceded in death by ...

Hall

Leonard Tillman Phagan, Jr., 80, Gainesville
Leonard Tillman Phagan, Jr., age 80 of Barnesville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at Heritage Health Care in Forsyth, Georgia following an extended illness.Funera ...

Lumpkin

Dennis Chambers, 74, Dahlonega
Mr. Dennis Chambers, age 74, of Dahlonega, GA died May 26, 2010.Mr. Chambers was born in Hall County, GA May 11, 1936. He had lived in Lumpkin County since 1952. Dennis was a saw m ...

White

Cecil Nathan Crumley, 81, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Cecil Nathan Crumley, age 81 of Cleveland. Mr. Crumley passed away Wednesday. May 26, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medic ...
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.