clearn.png
Tuesday October 4th, 2022 11:29PM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. May 16th, 2012

Barrow

Roger Tennant Campbell, 57, Bethlehem
Mr. Roger Tennant Campbell, 57 of Bethlehem, Georgia died Wednesday May 16, 2012. Mr. Campbell was a former resident of Florida before moving to Bethlehem, Georgia where he had liv ...

Dawson

Alice Samples, 76, Dawsonville
Alice Samples, 76, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday May 16, 2012 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a sudden illness.Born February 25, 1936 in Rome, Georgia, she has lived ...

Forsyth

James Dorsey Streetman, 83, Cumming
James Dorsey Streetman, age 83, a lifelong resident of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2012 following an extended illness. Mr. Streetman was a longtime member of Bethlehem ...
Shannon Knight Williams, 36, of Cumming, GA died on May 16, 2012 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. Born in Atlanta, she was the daughter of Tina Flippin of Cumming, GA and Eddy Knigh ...

Habersham

Ruby J. Free, 83, Clarkesville
Ruby J. Free, age 83 of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at Habersham Medical Center. Born in Hall County, GA on December 13, 1928, she was a daughter of the late ...

Hall

Annie Lois Whelchel, 61, Gainesville
Ms. Annie Lois Whelchel, age 61 of Gainesville, GA passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2012. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, May 18, 2012 at Antioch Baptist Church at 1pm. ...
Carrie Virginia Henson, 79, Gainesville
Carrie Virginia Henson age 79 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday May 16, 2012. Arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesville.
Mr. George William (Billy) Moore, Jr., age 48, of Clermont, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2012 following a sudden illness. Funeral Services are sch ...
Hazel Crane Gafnea, 97, Gainesville
Hazel Crane Gafnea, 97, of Gainesville, Ga., formerly of Atlanta, Ga., passed away May 16, 2012. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, 12 noon, May 19, 2012 at Crestlawn Ce ...
James Doyt Kallenbach, 79, Braselton
Mr. James Doyt Kallenbach, age 79, of Braselton passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following an extended illness.Memorial Services will be 6:0 ...
Kevin Dale Nabb, 50, Gainesville
Mr. Kevin Dale Nabb, 50 of Gainesville died Wednesday May 16, 2012 at his residence.Born in Columbia, Missouri, Mr. Nabb had lived in Hall County for a number of years. He was empl ...
Little Aiden Nehemiah Maxwell passed away on May 16, 2012. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 22,2012 at Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home at 11 am. Professional Servi ...

Lumpkin

Roy P. Norrell, 70, Dahlonega
Roy P. Norrell, age 70, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Wednesday May 16, 2012 at his home.Roy was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was a retired building contrac ...

White

Christian Eric Smith, 45, Cleveland
Christian Eric Smith, age 45 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial services are scheduled for 11:30 AM Monday, May 21, 201 ...
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.