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Local Obits for Wed. Mar 30th, 2011

Habersham

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Carvin T. "C.T. Wright, age 91 of Alto, GA who passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2011. Arrangements are incomp ...
Carvin Thomas "C.T." Wright, age 91 of Alto, GA, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at The Oaks at Limestone, following a brief illness.He was the son of the late Val ...

Hall

Nita Pool True, Clermont
Funeral services for, Nita Pool True, will be held Saturday April 2,2011 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Alan Morris will officiate. Ms. True died March 30,2011 at Nort ...
Samuel Claud Pool, 88, Clermont
Funeral services for Samuel Claud Pool, age 88 of Clermont, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday April 2,2011 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Concord Baptist ...
Wilma Annette Westberry Turbeville, 71, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at her home in Murrayville, GA, surrounded by those who loved her. Wilma lived each day of her life m ...

Jackson

Blanche McElroy Beach, 86, Jefferson
Mrs. Blanche McElroy Beach, age 86, of Jefferson, GA died Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at her residence. Mrs. Beach was born in Barrow County, GA to the late John William and Jessie ...
Don Maney, 69, Orlando Fl
Mr. Don Maney age 69 of Orlando, FL, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuner ...
Eunie Mae "Doodle" Moore, 87, Commerce
Mrs. Eunie Mae "Doodle" Moore, age 87, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Moore was born in Banks County, GA to the l ...

White

Jerry Lamar Nix, 66, Cleveland
Mr. Jerry Lamar Nix, age 66 of Cleveland, passed away on March 30, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mr. Nix was born in White County on Novem ...
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.