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Local Obits for Thu. Feb 16th, 2012

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Jeanie Rush Clendening, 85, Cumming
Jeanie Rush Clendening, 85, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Thursday, February 16th, 2012 with her loving family at her bedside.Arrangements are pending at this time and will be ...

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William Ryan Haynes, 34, Atlanta
William Ryan Haynes, age 34 of Atlanta, passed away Wednesday, February 15, 2012, at Emory University Hospital. Born in Dallas County, Texas on September 13, 1977, he was the son o ...

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Donald Edward Kimbel, 70, Gainesville
Donald Edward Kimbel, age 70, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, February 16, 2012 at home surrounded by his family.Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 18, 201 ...
Malcolm Womack Wynne, inf, Gainesville
Private graveside services will be held at the Alta Vista Cemetery for Malcolm Womack Wynne, infant son of Carlise and Ben Wynne of Bethlehem, GA. The Rev. Chuck Debardeleben will ...

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Sammy Louie Cain, 49, Cleveland
Sammy Louie Cain, age 49 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, February 16, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Cain was born August 25, 1962 in Lumpkin County to Carolyn S ...
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.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.