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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Dec 29th, 2013

Gwinnett

Barbara E. Ryder, 77, Buford
Mrs. Barbara E. Ryder, age 77, Buford, GA passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Abner Banks and Ollie Banks, sister Mary Rearick, brothe ...
Norma Erwin Hobbs of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, December 29, 2013. Norma enjoyed working in the financial services industry for more than 45 years and received various profe ...

Habersham

Vera B. Steele, 90, Baldwin
Vera B. Steele, age 90, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Sunday, December 29, 2013. Mrs. Steele was born in Moultrie, Georgia on May 30, 1923, to the late Thadeus P. and Judie Br ...
William L. "Wick" Dillashaw, Jr., age 85 of Cornelia, passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013. Born on January 30, 1928, in Habersham County, he was the son of the late Wil ...

Hall

Franklin D. Moss, 81, Gainesville
Franklin D. Moss, age 81 of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are sc ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Grady Fornia "Bill" Faulkner, of 88, of Oakwood, Ga., who passed away on Sunday, December 29, 2013. Mr. Faulkner was born i ...
Sandra Marie Robertson, age 70 of Lula, passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are sc ...

Jackson

Sandra Hardy Allen, 58, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces the death of Sandra Hardy Allen, 58, of Commerce who passed away late Sunday evening at the Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Allen was th ...

Lumpkin

Melissa Seabolt Guard, 39, Dahlonega
Melissa Seabolt Guard, age 39, of Dahlonega, GA died Sunday, December 29, 2013 at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, GA following an extended illness.Melissa lived most of her l ...

Other

Kay M. Phiel, 73, Loganville
Kay M. Phiel, 73 of Loganville, GA passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013 at Embracing Hospice, Cumming, GA. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Sunday, January 5, 2014 a ...

Rabun

Laura Law Baker, 78, Mountain City
Laura Law Baker, 78, of Mountain City, GA, passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. She was born in Ft. Pierce, Florida and was the daughter of Wi ...

Stephens

Louise Carter Smith, 84, Toccoa
Mrs. Louise Carter Smith, age 84 of 2688 Nub Garland Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013 at her residence.A daughter of the late George J. and Cora Lee Cart ...

White

Curtis William Alexander, 77, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Curtis William Alexander, age 77, of Cleveland. Curtis passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013. Funeral services are ...
Henrietta Becker, 57, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Ms. Henrietta (Boggs) Becker, age 57, of Cleveland. Ms. Becker passed away at her home on Sunday, December 29, 2013. He ...
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.