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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Feb 24th, 2011

Forsyth

Brian Christopher Parks (SUPERMAN), age 20, after a courageous battle with cancer stepped into the holy gates of heaven Thursday, February 24, 2011. Brian is the beloved son of And ...

Habersham

Margaret Arrowood, 80, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Margaret Arrowood, age 80, of Clarkesville will be held at 4:00 PM, Friday, February 25, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Dr. Kenneth Franklin will off ...

Hall

Margaret Crane Beasley, 66, Alpharetta
Margaret Crane Beasley, age 66, of Alpharetta, passed away Thursday, February 24, 2011. She was a member of The Metropolitan Church of God, The Front Porch. Mrs. Beasley was recent ...
Pauline Jackson, 76, Gainesville
Graveside Services are scheduled for 11:00a.m. Friday February 25 in Memorial Park Cemetery for Mrs. Pauline Reynolds Jackson, age 76 of Gainesville. The Rev. Lenair Tatum will off ...
Philip Daniel Watta, 71, Gainesville
Philip Daniel Watta, age 71, of Gainesville, GA passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at Landmark Regional Hospital, Athens, GA following a brief illness.Funeral Mass will be he ...
Robert Hayes Foy, 87, Gainesville
Reverend Robert Hayes Foy, 87, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at his residence following a short illness.The family will receive friends Friday, F ...

Jackson

Elaine Daniel Potts, 77, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs.Elaine Daniel Potts , age 77, of Center, who passed away on Wednesday, February 23, 2011. Mrs. Potts was born in Jackson County, a ...
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.