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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Apr 12th, 2011

Forsyth

Dan Sigmund, 56, Cumming
Dan Sigmund, age 56 went to be with our Lord and Savior on April 7, 2011 in Smithfield, Rhode Island while visiting his consecrated daughter at Master Ecclesiae College. He was bor ...
Floy McGee Vaughan, 99, Cumming
Floy McGee Vaughan, age 99, of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2011. Floy was a member of Lilburn First Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her husband, Ivis Vaugh ...

Habersham

Pauline Lovell Wilson, 92, Clarkesville
Pauline Angeline Lovell Wilson moved on to a new place of peace and love on April 12, 2011. She died at Life Care Center of Centerville in Centerville, Tenn. after an extended illn ...

Hall

John William (Jubby) Walker, 88, Gainesville
John William (Jubby) Walker was born March 19, 1923, in Gainesville, Georgia to Myrtle Mealor Walker and George Raymond Walker. John, 88, went to be with the Lord, Tuesday, April ...
Dorothy Patterson Williams, 85, Gainesville
Dorothy Patterson Williams, age 85, of Gainesville, passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2011. She was a life time member of Salem Baptist Church where she was formerly pianist. Dorothy ...
Eleanor D. (Mimi) Crawford, 95, Gainesville
Mrs. Eleanor D. (Mimi) CrawfordMemorial Park North Riverside Chapel, annouces the death of Mrs. Eleanor D. Crawford, age 95 of Gainesville, Ga. she past on April 12, 2011 at the Oa ...
Mrs. Eleanor Elizabeth Dobbs Crawford (Mimi), age 95, of Gainesville , GA , passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at the Oaks at Limestone following an extended illness.A Services wi ...
Joan B. Redmond, 80, Gainesville
Joan B. Redmond, age 80, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday April 12, 2011. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Little and Davenport Funeral Home ...

Jackson

Connie Holcombe Hanes, 67, Braselton
Connie Holcombe Hanes, age 67 of Braselton, passed away on Monday, April 11, 2011 at her residence following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, April 14, ...
Lamar Beatty, 70, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Lamar Beatty, 70 of Pendergrass, Ga. who passed away Tuesday April 12, 2011 after an extended illness. He was born March 27, 1941 to t ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Margaret Diane Hicks "Marty" Murphy, age 55, of Pendergrass, who passed away on April 12, 2011. Mrs. Murphy was born in Mad ...
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.