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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Mar 7th, 2011

Forsyth

Eunice Agnes Skinner, 78, Atlanta
Eunice Agnes Skinner, 78, of Atlanta, GA died at Hospice Atlanta on March 6, 2011. Born in Memphis, TN she was the daughter of the late Edward and Eunice Skinner.For many years, E ...
Hoyt Mooney, 74, Cumming
Hoyt Mooney, age 74, of Cumming, passed away Monday, March 7, 2011. Survivors include his wife Betty Mooney of Cumming; daughter and son-in-law, Kathy and Glenn Corley of Cumming; ...
JAMES H. ROPER, 92, Acworth
JAMES H. ROPER, 92, of Acworth, Georgia passed away on February 27th, 2011. The family will be announcing a Celebration of Life Memorial Service. Byars Funeral Home & Cremation ...
Leroy "Buddy" Byars, 70, Dyersburg, Tn
Leroy "Buddy" Byars, Jr, 70, of Dyersburg, Tennessee passed away on March 4th, 2011. He was a Veteran of the United States Navy. He was preceded in death by his parents M ...

Gwinnett

Robert Edward Mobley, Sugar Hill
Robert Edward Mobley of Sugar Hill, Georgia, died February 17, 2011. He was born in Corbin, Kentucky, April 6, 1921. Preceded in death by wife of 68 years, Wilma Lois Monhollon ...

Hall

Hazel Lee Butler, 62, Gainesville
Mason and Ward Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Hazel Lee Butler,62, of Gainesville died Sunday, March 6, 1948. Funeral services will be held 11:00am Wednesday, March 9, 20 ...
Irene Alfred Roberts, 73, Flowery Branch
Irene Alford Roberts, age 73 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Monday morning, March 7, 2011 at Bell Minor Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral services a ...
Thurman Braxton, 87, Gainesville
Thurman Braxton "T.B." Sanders, 87 of Gainesville died Monday March 7, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announce ...
Thurman Braxton, 87, Gainesville
Mr. Thurman Braxton Sanders, 87 of Gainesville formerly of Dahlonega died Monday March 7, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Sanders was born in Locust Grove, Henry ...

Jackson

Edna Myrtle David, 86, Commerce
Mrs. Edna Myrtle David, age 86, of Commerce, GA died Monday, March 7, 2011 at the BJC Nursing Home. Mrs. David was born in Commerce to the late, Selma White Mayfield. Mrs. David ...
Jerry Curtis Pierce, 65, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Jerry Curtis Pierce, age 65, of Jefferson, formerly of Homer, who passed away on Monday, March 7, 2011, after a sudden illness. Mr ...

Lumpkin

Stacy Marie Baker, 31, Dahlonega
Stacy Marie Baker, age 31, of Dahlonega, passed away Sunday, March 6, 2011. She was a longtime resident of Lumpkin County and a member of Lighthouse Baptist Church of Buford. She i ...
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.