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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Oct 10th, 2013

Gwinnett

Mary Jane Blake Gilbert, age 74, of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, October 10, 2013. She is survived by her four children, Mary Ann Sanders and husband Joey, Flowery Branch, GA, ...

Habersham

Constance Faith Howard Thieme, 50, Clarkesville
Constance Faith Howard Thieme, age 50 of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, October 10, 2013.Mrs. Thieme was born in Greensboro, North Carolina on November 14, 1962. S ...

Hall

Clementine Lord Purcell, 95, Gainesville
Mrs. Clementine Lord Purcell, 95 of Gainesville died Thursday October 10, 2013 at her daughter's residence in Alpharetta. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced ...
Mrs. Clementine "Clemmie" Lord Purcell formerly of Gainesville, Ga. passed away Thursday October 10, 2013 at the age of 94 after declining health. She was the daughter of ...
Barbara Fitzgerald Banks, 64, Gainesville
Mrs. Barbara Fitzgerald Banks, age 64 of 3243 Wood Creek Place, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Thursday, October 10, 2013 at Landmark Hospital in Athens, Georgia.A daughter of Di ...

Jackson

James Harold Kenyon, 52, Hoschton
James Harold Kenyon, age 52 of Hoschton, GA, passed away on Thursday, October 10, 2013, following a sudden illness. No services are scheduled at this time. Mr. Kenyon was preceded ...

White

Ralph Chastain, 72, Sautee-Nacoochee
Mr. Ralph Chastain, age 72, of Sautee-Nacoochee, Georgia, passed from this earth to our Heavenly Father's home on October 10, 2013 from cancer.Ralph was born on April 2, 1941 ...
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.