mcloudyn.png
Tuesday October 4th, 2022 6:14AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Feb 24th, 2013

Banks

Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Thursday February 28, 2013 at Lebanon United Methodist Church for Mr. David Stanley "Leo" Buffington age 57 of Gillsville. Th ...
Gregory Lee Thompson, 52, Gillsville
Gregory Lee Thompson, age 52 of Gillsville, passed away on Sunday, February 24, 2013 at his residence following a brief illness. Memorial services are scheduled fo ...

Forsyth

Joanne (Jo) Acker, 83, Cumming
Mrs. Joanne (Jo) Acker, age 83, of Cumming passed away Sunday, February 24, 2013. A native of Evansville, IN. Mrs. Acker had lived in Cumming for the past 3 years, moving here fro ...

Gwinnett

Ervin F. Robinson, 77, Buford
Mr. Ervin F. Robinson age 77 of Buford formerly of Illinois passed away Saturday February 24, 2013. Mr. Robinson was born in Illinois to the late William Erve Robinson and Leira B ...

Hall

Claude (Junior) Hyde, Jr., 83, Gainesville
Mr. Claude (Junior) Hyde, Jr., age 83, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, February 24, 2013 at New Horizon Nursing Home.Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, Feb. ...
Florence Patricia Turk Hand Tumlin, age 69 of Clermont, passed away on Sunday, February 24, 2013 at Dogwood Forrest Assisted Living following an extended illness. Funer ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Vera Dean Pethel Patton, 93, of Talmo, Ga., who passed away Sunday, February 24, 2013.A life long resident of Jackson County, Ga., Mr ...

White

Leonard Paul Halphen, 68, Cleveland
Mr. Leonard Paul Halphen age 68 of Cleveland passed away Sunday February 24, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Halphen was born in Baton Rouge Louisiana the son of the ...
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.