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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Oct 29th, 2012

Gwinnett

Elizabeth Mae "Betty" Burgess, age 66 of Grayson, Georgia, died Monday, October 29, 2012. Funeral service will be held Friday, November 2, 2012 at 1:00 PM at Hamilton Mi ...

Habersham

Carroll Edward Carver, 78, Demorest
Carroll Edward Carver, age 78, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2012, following an extended illness. Mr. Carver was born on October 17, 1934, in Oconee Coun ...

Hall

Bea Gilstrap Scroggs, 94, Oakwood
Mrs. Bea Gilstrap Scroggs, age 94, of Oakwood passed away Monday, October 29, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be 2:00 ...
James "Jimmy" Gleason, 55, Gainesville
, 55 of Gainesville died Monday October 29, 2012.Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later.Little & Davenport Funeral Home, 355 Dawsonville Highway, S.W., Gai ...

Lumpkin

Janet Blair Brown, 53, Dahlonega
Janet Blair Brown, age 53, of Dahlonega, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2012 at her home surrounded by family and friends.Mrs. Brown was born in Columbia, South Carolina, the d ...

White

Belinda Joyce Adams, 70, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Belinda Joyce"Poochie" Adams, age 70 of Cleveland. Mrs. Adams passed away Monday, October 29, 2012Funeral ...
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.