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Local Obits for Thu. Mar 22nd, 2012

Banks

Iva Marie Ford, 53, Homer
Mrs. Iva Marie Ford, age 53 of Homer, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012 in Banks County following an extended illness. Memorial services are scheduled for Sunday, March 25, 2012 ...
Lucille Martin Cagle, age 82, of Homer, Georgia passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2012.Mrs. Cagle was born in Banks County, Georgia on May 6, 1929, to the late Burie and Mae Reems ...

Barrow

Oscar Wayne Lewis, 64, Auburn
Oscar Wayne Lewis, age 64, of Auburn passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012.Oscar loved to garden, go fishing and being outdoors. He loved his family and grandchildren, his John Dee ...

Forsyth

Cecil Bennett, 73, Cumming
Cecil Bennett, age 73, of Cumming, GA, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012. Cecil owned and operated Bennett's Marine since 1975 and was a member of Corinth Baptist Church. ...
Claude Benson Martin, 99, Cumming
Claude Benson Martin, age 99 and lifelong resident of Forsyth County passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012.He was a member and the oldest deacon of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. Mr ...
Gerard (Jerry) Paul Waring, 67, of Cumming, GA died on March 22, 2012 after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Rockville Centre, NY he was the son of the late Walter and Mil ...
Howard Russell Barnes, 43, Cumming
Howard Russell Barnes, age 43 and a 12 year resident of Cumming passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2012. He was a member of Woodville Heights Baptist Church in Jackson, Mississippi. Hi ...
Oscar Karl Weinmeister, Jr. died March 22, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center of complications from Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, a disease he developed as a result of his se ...
Pauline Frances Mahan, 86, Cumming
Pauline Frances Mahan, 86, of Alpharetta, Georgia passed away on Thursday, March 22md, 2012 with her loving family at her side.At this time the family will be announcing a Memorial ...
Wayne Gibson, 63, Cumming
Wayne Gibson, age 63, born Dec. 28, 1948, a resident of Forsyth County, passed away March 22, 2012, after a five-year battle with several major illnesses.He is survived by his lovi ...

Gwinnett

Odus Millard Peevy, 87, Buford
Odus Millard Peevy, who was Clerk of Superior Court in Gwinnett County from 1961 to 1984, died March 22, 2012, at his home in Buford, following an extended illness at the age of 87 ...

Habersham

Jeanette Waldon Cook, 74, Cornelia
Jeanette Waldon Cook, age 74, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2012, at the Oaks at Scenic View in Baldwin.Mrs. Cook was born on November 26, 1937, in Hall ...

Hall

Mrs. Beatrice Vickers White Westbrooks, age 94, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012 at her residence. Funeral services are scheduled for 1:30 pm ...
Dr. V.C. Lovell, 80, Gainesville
Dr. V.C. Lovell, DVM, age 80, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away at his residence on Thursday, March 22, 2012, following a brief illness. Funeral services a ...
Verner Spence "Sug" Hamrick, 87, Gainesville
Mr. Verner Spence "Sug" Hamrick, age 87, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral services are scheduled ...

Jackson

Anthony Davis, 43, Doraville
Anthony Davis, age 43, of Doraville passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 722, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www. ...
Anthony Shawn Davis, 43, Atlanta
Mr. Anthony Shawn Davis, age 43, of Atlanta, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012. Memorial services will be held at a later date.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Stre ...
Dean Bradley Pierce, 57, Atlanta
Mr. Dean Bradley Pierce, age 57 of Atlanta, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012.Funeral services will be announced by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, Ga. 30548,706 ...
Mr. , age 51, of Hoschton passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012. Mr. Gunter is survived by his mother Violet Garrison Gunter of Winder; his wife Mary Gunter of Hoschton; sons James ...
Joseph Lemnal Brownlee, 78, Commerce
Mr. Joseph Lemnal Brownlee, Jr. age 78 of Commerce died Thursday, March 22, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Brownlee was born in Miami, FL to the late, Joseph L and Clara Estelle Broo ...
Larry James Goodnight, 64, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Larry James Goodnight, age 64, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2012. Mr. Goodnight born in Hartford City, Indiana ...
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.