cloudyn.png
Saturday October 1st, 2022 2:05AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Oct 29th, 2011

Habersham

Coleman Allen, 77, Clarkesville
Mr. Coleman Allen, age 77, of Clarkesville went home to be with our Lord and Savior on Saturday, October 29, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville following a ...

Hall

Kay Davidson Barrett, 60, Gillsville
Funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 1, 2011, at Hopewell Baptist Church for Mrs. Kay Davidson Barrett, 60, of Gillsville, who passed away Saturday, October ...

Jackson

Bobby Ray, 63, Commerce
Bobby Ray, age 63, of Commerce, Georgia passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2011.Mr. Ray was born in Jackson County on July 6, 1948; he was the son of the late Fred Ray and Sybil ...
Brenda Sue Ruark, 53, Jefferson
Brenda Sue Ruark, age 53, of Jefferson passed away Saturday, October 29, 2011.The family will recieve friends from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Monday, October 31, 2011 at Lawson Funeral ...

White

Johnny Michael Phillips, 49, Cleveland
Johnny Michael Phillips, age 49 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, October 29, 2011 at his residence.Mr. Phillips was born July 15, 1962 in Vera Beach, FL to Bonnie Sue Veal and G ...
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.