cloudy.png
Tuesday July 5th, 2022 9:07AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Aug 9th, 2013

Forsyth

Dixie Lee Moore, 66, Cumming
Dixie Lee Moore, age 66, of Cumming, passed away Friday, August 9, 2013. She loved working with special needs children and serving others. Dixie was an avid marksman. She previo ...

Gwinnett

Johnnie (Frankie) Jackson, age 73, of Buford, passed away Friday, August 9, 2013.He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Rachel Mae Jackson. Survivors include his children, Joh ...

Habersham

Marshall Carnes, 67, Hollywood
Marshall Carnes, age 67, of the Hollywood Community, Clarkesville, passed away Friday, August 09, 2013 at a local nursing home.Born on February 27, 1946 in White County, he was a s ...
Melvin Frank Moody, Jr., 70, Mt. Airy
Melvin Frank Moody, Jr., age 70, of Mt. Airy, passed away Friday, August, 09 2013 at Habersham Medical Center.Born on February 01, 1943, in Fulton County, he was the son of the lat ...

Hall

Caroline Elise Addlesburger, 11, Flowery Branch
Caroline Elise Addlesburger, age 11 of Flowery Branch, passed away Friday, August 9, 2013 at Scottish Rite Children's Hospital following injuries sustained in an automobile ac ...
Jewell Jeannette Newman Johnson, 69, Flowery Branch
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Jewell Jeannette Newman Johnson, 69, of Flowery Branch, formerly of Jefferson, Ga., who passed away Friday August 9, 2013. Mrs. Johns ...
Richard H. Leet died on Friday, August 9, 2013. Born and raised in Maryville, Missouri, Dick served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and earned an undergraduate degree from Nor ...

Jackson

Charles William Hayes, 49, Nicholson
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Charles William Hayes, 49, of Nicholson who passed away at his residence late Friday evening. Born in Atlanta, he was the son o ...
Wanda Ilene Wilson, 75, Commerce
Mrs. Wanda Ilene Wilson, age 75, of Commerce, GA died Friday, August 9, 2013 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Wilson was born in Modesto, IL to the late Lester and Flossie ...

Other

Joan Mary Lathrop, 71, Temple
Joan Mary Lathrop, 71, of Temple Georgia passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, August 9, 2013. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, August 12, 2013 at 2:00 pm at the M ...

White

Connie Gooch, 50, Cleveland
Connie Sue Gooch, age 50 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, August 9, 2013 at her residence. Mrs. Gooch was born September 3, 1962 in Hall County to the late Ruth Smallwood. She was ...
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.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.