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Local Obits for Fri. Jun 10th, 2011

Banks

Ralph R. Butler, 75, Lula
Ralph R. Butler, age 75 of Lula, passed away on Friday, June 10, 2011 at Habersham Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Monday, June 13, ...

Forsyth

Cynthia R. Sumen, 53, Cumming
Cynthia R. Sumen daughter of Marian Sumen and the late Hugo Sumen died on June 10, 2011. Cynthia was born July 17, 1957. Surviving are her mother, Marian Sumen; sister, Rebecca (Fr ...

Hall

Karen Smith, 48, Flowery Branch
Memorial services will be held Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 11:00 am from Eagle Ranch, Wink Wynne Lodge for Mrs. Karen Smith, 48, of Flowery Branch. The family will receive friends a ...
Louise Reeves Barron, 84, Gainesville
Louise Reeves Barron, 84, of Gainesville passed away Friday June 10, 2011 at her residence following a period of declining health.Born January 12, 1927 in Lumpkin County to the lat ...

Jackson

Albert Bradley Thomason, age 74, of Jackson, Georgia, became one of God's angels in the early morning hours of Friday, June 10, 2011.Mr. Thomason was born on October 23, 1936, ...
Glenn Matthew Hewatt, inf, Maysville
Glenn Matthew Hewatt, infant son of Matthew Hewatt and Erica Garvin both of Maysville, passed away Friday, June 10, 2011.In addition to his parents, Glenn is survived by a half sis ...
Marthie Bell Pressley, 87, Buckhead
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Marthie Bell Pressley, age 87, of Buckhead, GA, who passed away on Friday, June 10, 2011.Mrs. Pressley was born in Jackson County, a ...
Ruth P. Bingham, 88, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Mrs. Ruth P. Bingham, 88, of Maysville who passed away at her residence early Friday morning. Born in Otto, NC, she was the daug ...

Lumpkin

Laura Doris McMillen, 80, Dahlonega
Mrs. Laura Doris McMillen, age 80, of Dahlonega, GA, died June 10, 2011.Mrs. McMillen lived most of her life in Monroe, NC. She was a retired home healthcare worker and was of the ...

White

Eula Mae Dorsey, 81, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Eula Mae 'Nanny" Dorsey, age 81 of Cleveland. Mrs. Dorsey passed away Friday, June 10, 2011 at her residen ...
Kerry David Schapansky, 61, Cleveland
Kerry David Schapansky, age 61 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, June 10, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Schapansky was born October 31, 1949 in McPherson, KS to Shi ...
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.