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Local Obits for Wed. Sep 29th, 2010

Forsyth

Bobby Ray Edgil, 80, Cumming
Bobby Ray Edgil, 80, of Cumming, GA went to be with the Lord on September 29, 2010. Born in Sheffield, AL he was the son of the late Joseph and Jewel Edgil.Bobby served in the US ...
Cheryl Joyce Sampson, 62, Woodstock
Cheryl Joyce Sampson, age 62 of Woodstock, Georgia passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2010.Private Memorial Services will be held in Tallahassee, Florida.On-line condolences may ...
Evelyn William Lane, 67, Atlanta
Evelyn William Lane, age 67 of Atlanta, Georgia passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2010. Funeral Services will be held in Summit, Mississippi. Online condolences may be expresse ...

Hall

Hoyt E. "Bige" Hollifield, 87, Gainesville
Mr. Hoyt E. "Bige" Hollifield, age 87, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at The Oaks at Limestone Heritage, in Gainesville. Fu ...

Jackson

Mrs. Latona "Toni" Smith McGinnis, age 68, of Nicholson, GA died Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. McGinnis was born in Bibb County, GA ...

White

David Alvin Ash, 51, Cleveland
Mr. David Alvin Ash, 51 of Biloxi, MS, formally of White County, died Friday September 17, 2010 at Biloxi Regional Hospital of a sudden illness. David was born September 9, 1959. ...
Michael Marion McGhee, 62, Cleveland
Michael Marion McGhee age 62 of Cleveland, Georgia passed away Wednesday September 29, 2010 at Habersham County Medical Center. Mr. McGhee was born October 2, 1947 in La Mesa, Cali ...
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.