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Local Obits for Tue. Dec 18th, 2012

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Mitchell Ronnie Dixon, 62, Auburn
Mitchell Ronnie Dixon, age 62, of Auburn passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonf ...

Forsyth

Maxwell Charles Deisch, 44, Cumming
Maxwell Charles Deisch,44 died Tuesday, December 18th 2012. He was a devoted father, husband and an active member in his church and choir. He survived by his wife of 17 years, Lei ...
Ronald Stephen Sperhac, 71, Cumming
Ronald Stephen Sperhac, 71, of Cumming, GA died at Northside Hospital Forsyth on December 18, 2012.Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at the C ...

Gwinnett

Robert Edward Leak, Jr., 58, Sugar Hill
Mr. Robert Edward Leak, Jr., age 58, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at his residence. He is survived by his sister, Elaine Howser of Flowery Branch, GA ...

Habersham

Glayds Dalton Poole, 85, Baldwin
Glayds Dalton Poole, age 85, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at Habersham Medical Center. Mrs. Poole was born on January 14, 1927, in Banks County, ...

Hall

Charles Wayne Butler, 61, Gainesville
Charles Wayne Butler, age 61 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, December 17, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are sched ...
Harry Frank Ebner, 84, Gainesville
Harry Frank Ebner, 84, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at his residence with his family by his side. He was a member of Cumming First United Methodist Ch ...
Louise Kubiak Baker, 97, Gainesville
Mrs. Louise Kubiak Baker, age 97 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at her residence following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held Thur ...
Mildred Irene Saxon, 88, Gainesville
Mildred Irene Saxon, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Gateway Health & Rehab following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Roy Jay Smith, 82, Gainesville
Roy Jay Smith, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are s ...

Jackson

Mrs. Betty Alice (Gossman) Finney, 78 of Hoschton, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born September 27, 1934 in Homestead, Florida, B ...
Charles Algernon Thomas, 85, Commerce
Mr. Charles Algernon Thomas, Sr, age 85, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Thomas was born in Decatur, GA to the late Otis H. ...

Other

Kenneth Vaughn Woodring, 64, Alpharetta
Kenneth Vaughn Woodring, age 64 of Alpharetta, passed away on Tuessday, December 18, 2012 at his residence following a sudden illness. Memorial services are ...
William David Jenkins, age 70, of Oxford passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawso ...
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.