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Local Obits for Sat. Sep 29th, 2012

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Greta Martin, 86, Cumming
Greta Martin, aged 86, passed away September 29, 2012 in Cumming, Georgia. A transplant to the South since 1983 from her hometown of Buffalo, New York, she loved Cobb County and li ...
Steve Deerwester, 60, Cumming
Steve Deerwester, age 60 of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, September 29, 2012. Steve served with the United States Army during the Vietnam War. Steve graduated from Ohio State ...

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Bertha Mae Chambers, 73, Murrayville
Mrs. Bertha Mae Chambers, age 73, of Murrayville, GA died Saturday, September 29, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.Mrs. Chambers was a Union County n ...
Joseph Edward Mogensen, 56, Flowery Branch
Mr. Joseph Edward Mogensen, age 56, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, September 29, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral Services will be 3:00 p.m., Thursday, Oct ...
Martha Jane Lee, 63, Gainesville
Martha "Marty" Jane Lee, age 63, of Gainesville , GA , passed away on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. She was preceded in death by her mother, Dorothy Brooks.She is survived by ...
Shirley Ann Carson, 69, Gainesville
Shirley Ann Carson age 69 of Gainesville passed away on Saturday September 29, 2012 at New Horizon West following an extended illness. Memorial services are sch ...
W.L. "Dub" Ravan, 89, Lula
W.L. "Dub" Ravan, 89, of 8302 Belton Bridge Road, Lula, GA was called home on September 29, 2012 while surrounded by his loving family. "Dub" was born in the fo ...

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Dallas Knight, 48, Hoschton
Dallas Knight, Jr., age 48, of Hoschton passed away Saturday, September 29, 2012.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawson ...

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Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Elgon Curtis "John" Dockery, age 78 of Cleveland. Mr. Dockery passed away Saturday, September 29, 2012. Fun ...
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.