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Local Obits for Sat. Nov 17th, 2012

Forsyth

Lisa Michelle Shirley, 25, Cumming
Lisa Michelle Shirley, of Cumming GA, age 25, passed away on November 17, 2012. She was a beloved daughter, sister, aunt and friend to many. Survivors include father and mother, J ...
Margaret Jean Goss, 72, Cumming
Margaret Jean Goss, age 72 of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, November 17, 2012. She was a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church. Margaret is preceded in death by her son, Doug ...

Gwinnett

Ellen R. Sweeney, 62, Lawrenceville
Ellen R. Sweeney, age 62, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Saturday, November 17, 2012. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2012 from 2PM-5PM, at ...

Hall

Eddie D. Roper, 65, Buford
Mr. Eddie D. Roper, age 65, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, November 17, 2012.He is survived by his wife of twenty-five years, Donna R. Roper, Buford, GA; daughters and sons ...
Emmett Richmond Gaddy, 89, Gainesville
Emmett Richmond Gaddy, age 89 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, November 17, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are schedu ...

Jackson

Byron Joseph Dorsey, Sr., age 75 of Talmo, passed away Saturday, November 17, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, Novem ...

Lumpkin

Evelyn Patterson, 80, Dahlonega
Mrs. Evelyn Patterson, age 80, of Dahlonega, GA, died Saturday, November 17, 2012 at her home.Mrs. Patterson was born in Jackson County, GA October 2, 1932 and lived most of her li ...
Douglas E. Klesius, 47, Dahlonega
Mr. Douglas E. Klesius, age 47, of Dahlonega, GA died November 17, 2012.Douglas E. Klesius was the owner and a licensed professional counselor at Wellspring Counseling North Georgi ...

Other

Sonni Merle Auguletto, 81, Stockbridge
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Sonni Merle Auguletto, age 81, of Stockbridge, who passed away on Saturday, November 17, 2012.Mr. Auguletto was born in Hannibal, MO, ...
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.