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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. May 29th, 2010

Dawson

Robert â, 80, Dawsonville
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Forsyth

Betty Jo Malone, 83, Cumming
Mrs. Betty Jo Malone, age 83, of Cumming passed away Saturday, May 29, 2010 at Embracing Hospice. She was a loving wife and mother, moving to Cumming from Dallas, TX in 1965. Mrs ...
Henry Patrick â, 49, Cumming
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William Irvine Nowers, 67, Cumming
William Irvine Nowers, 67, of Alpharetta, GA died on May 29, 2010 at St. Josephâ

Jackson

Jaylyn Jay Anton, 70, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Jaylyn Jay Anton, age 70, of Jefferson, who passed away on Saturday, May 29, 2010. Mrs. Anton, born in Athens, was a daughter of the ...
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.
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.