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Local Obits for Thu. Feb 10th, 2011

Gwinnett

Lillian Jessie Cheek Craig of Buford died Thursday, February 10, 2011, at the age of 92, after an extended illness. She was born in Buford, Georgia, January 19, 1919. She was pred ...

Hall

Cecilia Evon, 95, Gainesville
Little & Davenport Funeral Home announces the death of Cecelia Evon, 95, of Gainesville, GA, who passed away Thursday, February 10, 2011 at Gwinnett Medical Center under hospic ...
Mr. Coy Rogers Cape, 70 of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away on February 10, 2011 at his home following an extended illness. Born in Banks County, GA on September 21, 1940, he ...
Dora Gerrin Brown, 93, Baldwin
Dora Gerrin Brown, age 93, of Gainesville, Georgia, formerly of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, February 10, 2011, following an extended illness. Mrs. Brown was born on Jul ...
Marjorie Ferguson Pierce, 82, Gainesville
Marjorie Ferguson Pierce, age 82, of Gainesville, GA passed away Thursday, February 10, 2011, at New Horizons West Nursing Home following a long illness. Ms. Pierce died from compl ...

Jackson

Cindy Denise Mills, 41, Winder
Cindy Denise Mills age 41 of Winder, passed away Thursday, February 10, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966.

White

William Roy Kruger, 85, Cleveland
William Roy Kruger, age 85 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, February 10, 2011 at his residence. Mr. Kruger was born August 27, 1925 in Elizabeth, New Jersey to the late Peter an ...
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.