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Local Obits for Mon. Oct 7th, 2013

Forsyth

Nelle Lathem Wallace, 81, Cumming
Nelle Lathem Wallace died peacefully in her home on October 7, 2013, following a courageous, year-long battle with cancer. Born in 1931 to Charles Wesley Lathem and Ethel (Warren) ...

Habersham

Carol Elizabeth Spears, 64, Baldwin
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Carol Elizabeth Spears, age 64, of Baldwin. Ms. Spears passed away Monday, October 7, 2013. A celebration of Carol' ...
Beatrice Horne, 93, Lula
Mrs. Beatrice Horne, 93 of Lula died Monday October 7, 2013 at New Horizons Lanier Park. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral ...

Hall

Agnes Daniels Rucker, 67, Gainesville
Agnes Daniels Rucker, age 67, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, October 7, 2013. She is survived by three sisters, Annie Blanche Borders, Katherine Green, Mary Helen Bel ...
Atlas Beatrice "Pat" Edwards Horne passed away at October 7, 2013 at the New Horizons Senior Center in Gainesville, Georgia. She was 93 years old, being born on April 19, ...
Verne Edwin Wise, 68, Gainesville
Verne Edwin Wise, age 68 of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday, October 5, 2013 in Franklin, North Carolina from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.Funeral services are ...

Stephens

Cody Lamar Brown, 28, Toccoa
Mr. Cody Lamar Brown, age 28 of 149 Ethel Circle, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, October 7, 2013.A son of Randy Brown and the late Lisa Watson Brown, he was born October 31, 1 ...
Mrs. Melinda Ethel Simpson McIntyre, age 88 of 1020 Jordan Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, October 7, 2013 at Heritage Healthcare of Toccoa.A daughter of the late Harriso ...
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.