mcloudyn.png
Tuesday October 4th, 2022 6:18AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Aug 31st, 2011

Forsyth

Jerry Dwayne Reed, 28, Dawsonville
Jerry Dwayne Reed, 28, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday August 31, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.Born October 19, 1982, Mr. Reed was a lifelong resident o ...
Richard Wilson Love, 75, Canton
Richard Wilson Love, age 75, of Canton, passed away Wednesday, August 31, 2011. He was a Veteran of The United States Air Force.Memorial services will be held Tuesday, September 6t ...

Gwinnett

Gerald Lee (Moley) McKinzie of Suwanee, born April 28, 1957 in Duluth, passed away Wednesday, August 31, 2011. Gerald was the owner of Gerald's Auto and Tow service for 25 yea ...
Patricia Anne "Pat" Abernethy, Age 59 of Dacula died Wednesday August 31, 2011 after an extended illness.Memorial Service will be held Saturday September 3, 2011 at 4:00 ...

Habersham

Connice Free Ledford Wood, age 87, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, August 31, 2011, at her residence.Mrs. Wood was born on February 13, 1924, in Rabun County, Geor ...

Hall

Eston James Brookshire, 85, Flowery Branch
Mr. Eston James Brookshire, 85, of Flowery Branch, passed away Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at the Bell Minor Nursing Home following a period of declining health. Born on February 10 ...

Jackson

Martha G. Taylor, 55, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Martha G. Taylor, age 55, of Jefferson, who passed away on Wednesday, August 31, 2011.Funeral Services are pending at this time.Evans ...
Martha Gail Taylor, 55, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Martha Gail Taylor, age 55, of Jefferson, Ga. who passed away on Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at her residence following a brief illnes ...
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.