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Local Obits for Fri. Oct 17th, 2014

Banks

Regan Cochran, 57, Homer
Regan Cochran, age 57, of Homer, Georgia passed away on Friday, October 17, 2014.Mr. Cochran was born on June 6, 1957 in Toccoa, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his father, J ...

Forsyth

William J. Pugh, 67, Andrews, NC formerly of Cumming
William J. Pugh, 67, of Andrews, NC, formerly of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, October 17th, 2014. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church and attended Old Fashioned Bapt ...

Gwinnett

Terry James Pass, 55, Sugar Hill
Terry James Pass, age 55, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Friday, October 17, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, Harold James Pass. He is survived by his wife of thirte ...

Hall

Jimmy Jasper Hatcher, 77, Gainesville
Mr. Jimmy Jasper Hatcher,77 of Gainesville died Friday October 17, 2014 at his residence.Mr. Hatcher, a lifelong resident of Hall County was the son of the late O.L. and Adell Unde ...

Stephens

Mrs. Willie Mae Yearwood Crump, age 82 of 1471 E. Tugalo Street, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, October 17, 2014 at the Mountain Lakes Medical Center in Clayton, GA. Daughter of t ...
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.