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Local Obits for Sat. Jan 15th, 2011

Barrow

Scottie Eugene Allen, 52, Winder
Mr. Scottie Eugene Allen, age 52, of Winder passed away Saturday, January 15, 2011. Memorial Services will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, July 23, 2011 at Barrow Worship Center. Offi ...

Dawson

Howard R. "Bob" Schmidt, 67, Dawsonville
Howard R. "Bob" Schmidt, 67, of Dawsonville, formerly of Milford, Michigan, passed away Saturday January 15, 2011 at his residence.Bob was preceded in death by his belove ...
Junior Gee, 85, Dawsonville
Junior Gee, 85, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday January 15, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a short illness.Born June 24, 1925 to the late Tom and Pearl Gee, ...

Habersham

Emory Garrison, 67, Cornelia
Emory Garrison, age 67, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday, January 15, 2011.Mr. Garrison was born on February 8, 1943, in Habersham County, Georgia to the late Vandiver ...
James Clyde Woodall, 84, Baldwin
James Clyde Woodall, age 84 of Airport Road Baldwin, GA. passed away January 15, 2011, in his home after a extended illness. Born on May 28, 1926, he was the son of the late Arthu ...

Hall

Emily Mattox-Bray, 49, Gainesville
Emily Mattox-Bray, age 49 of Gainesville, GA died Friday Jan 14. Service will be Mon. Jan 17 at 1pm at the Wimberly & Jackson Chapel, Gainesville, 770-536-3251
Lloyd Michael Yardley, 62, Flowery Branch
Lloyd Michael Yardley, age 62 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Saturday, January 15, 2011 at the VA Medical Center following an extended illness. Memorial services are ...
Margaret Evelyn Holcomb, 87, Gainesville
Visitation is scheduled for 3-5 p.m. Monday, January 17, 2011 at Mason & Ward Funeral Home, Gainesville. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday, January 18, 2011, a ...

Jackson

Raymond Uell Skelton, 67, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Raymond Uell Skelton, age 67, of Hoschton, GA, who passed away on Saturday, January 15, 2011. Mr. Skelton was born on March 13, 19 ...

Lumpkin

Jesse Calvin Hawthorn, 90, Dahlonega
Jesse Calvin Hawthorn, 90 of Dahlonega passed away January 15, 2011 Direct CremationCondolences may be expressed on-line at www.dahlonegafuneralhome.com.Arrangements by Dahlonega ...

White

Mrs. Bertha Wilkins Gibson Sullens, age 84, of Murrayville, GA, died January 15, 2011.She was born in Suches, GA to the late Carl Wilkins and Ella Vie Head Wilkins. She was also pr ...
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.