sunny.png
Monday October 3rd, 2022 1:01PM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Dec 27th, 2013

Forsyth

Marion Y. Knowles, 88, Cumming
Marion Y. Knowles, 88 of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully on Friday, December 27, 2013 with her family by her side. A private family service will be held at a later date. Arran ...

Habersham

Ven Somphone Symongkhonh, age 55, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Friday, December 27, 2013. Ven Somphone Symongkhonh was born on May 1, 1958 in Laos; son of the late Praseuth a ...

Hall

Christine L. Crumley, 86, Gainesville
Christine L. Crumley, age 86, of Gainesville passed away Friday December 27, 2013.She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Lee Crumley.She is survived by her son and daught ...

Jackson

Douglas Edwin Wood Sr, 70, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Douglas Edwin Wood Sr., age 70, of Hoschton, who passed away on Friday, December 27, 2013. Mr. Wood was born in Hoschton, GA, a son to ...
Eleanor Salisbury, 92, Jefferson
Eleanor Salisbury, age 92, of Jefferson passed away Thursday, December 26, 2013. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, ...
Kerry Jerome McCoy, 39, Maysville
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Kerry Jerome McCoy, 39, of Maysville who passed away on Friday evening at the NE Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. Born in ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Peggy Florella "Duddie" Culpepper age 85 of Commerce who passed away on Friday December 27th, 2013 at her residence. S ...
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.