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Local Obits for Thu. Oct 2nd, 2014

Forsyth

Edward 'Ed' Hughes, 90, Cumming
Edward "Ed" Hughes, age 90, of Cumming, passed away Thursday, October 2, 2014. He was born January 8th, 1924. Ed served in the United States Army in The Rhineland, in C ...
Gerry 'Pete' O'Tinger, 61, Cumming
Gerry "Pete" O'Tinger, age 61 of Cumming, passed away Thursday, October 2, 2014. Pete is survived by his loving wife, Nancy O'Tinger of Cumming, GA; mother, Ger ...

Gwinnett

Darren Bo Everett, 35, Dacula
Darren Bo Everett, age 35, of Dacula, GA died suddenly on Thursday, October 2, 2014 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Funeral Service will held Saturday, October 4 ...

Hall

Leonard L. 'Lee' Smith, 88, Gainesville
Mr. Leonard L. "Lee" Smith, 88 of Gainesville died Thursday October 2, 2014 at his daughter's residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Lee was the son of the l ...
Leonard L. Smith, 88, Gainesville
Leonard L. Smith, 88 of Gainesville died Thursday October 2, 2014 at his daughter's residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Lee was the son of the late Dick and Nell Sc ...
Susie Dale Pierce House, 60, Gainesville
Mrs. Susie Dale Pierce House, 60 of Gainesville died Thursday October 2, 2014 at her residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. House was the daughter of the late Edd Thom ...
William H. "Tiny" Emmett , age 71 of Oakwood, passed away on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral s ...

Jackson

Sandra Rae Parkinson, 69, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Sandra Rae Parkinson, age 69, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Thursday, October 2, 2014. Mrs. Parkinson was born in Sioux F ...

Lumpkin

Lois Ellen Gilstrap Miller, age 83, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Thursday, October 2, 2014 at her home following an extended illness.She was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County a ...
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.