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Local Obits for Mon. Jan 12th, 2015

Banks

Donald Lee Rogers, 77, Homer
Donald Lee Rogers, age 77, of Homer, GA., passed away Monday January 12, 2015, at a local area hospital. He was born December 24, 1937 in Chatsworth, Georgia to the late Aden ...
Joann 'Jo-Jo' Couch Gable, 75, Gillsville
Mrs. Joann "Jo-Jo" Couch Gable, age 75 of Gillsville, passed away on Monday, January 12, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief battle with cancer.Fun ...

Habersham

Rennie McEntire Tomlin, 97, Cornelia
Rennie McEntire Tomlin, age 97, of Cornelia, passed away on Monday, January 12, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born on April 12, 1917 in Habersham County, she was a daugh ...
Sidney LeRoy Townsend, 78, Demorest
Sidney L. Townsend, age 78, of Demorest, passed away on January 12, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born on January 5, 1937, in Hall County, he was a son of the late Sidne ...

Hall

Cherry Weaver, 54, Gainesville
Ms. Cherry Weaver age 54 of Gainesville, GA passed away on January 12, 2015. Ms. Weaver was survived by her son Michael Lamar Young her pride and joy, Horace Kent Weaver whom she ...
Frances P. Bradley, 50, Gainesville
Ms. Frances P. Bradley age 50 of Gainesville passed away on Monday January 12, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial services are scheduled for ...
Hattie Morgan, 101, Gainesville
Ms. Hattie Morgan, age 101, of Gainesville GA passed away on Monday. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, January 15 at Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home at 1 p.m.Professional ...
Jerry L. Glover, 82, Gainesville
Jerry L. Glover, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away Monday, January 12, 2015 at the Bell Minor Home. Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, January 16, 2015 at 3:00 ...
Jimmy Darryl Robertson, 71, Oakwood
Mr. Jimmy Darryl Robertson, age 71 of Oakwood, passed away on Monday, January 12, 2015 peacefully at home following a brief illness.A celebration of life service will be held on T ...
Lorraine Shelby Carr, 93, Gainesville
Lorraine Shelby Carr, 93, of Gainesville, GA. passed away on Monday, January 12, 2015 following an extended illness. Arrangements are incomplete at this time.Little & Davenport ...
Mildred Rose Gravitt Vandiver, 89, of Gainesville, GA., passed away Monday January 12, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. A lifelong resident ...
Patricia McGee Lamon, 74, Gainesville
Mrs. Patricia (Pat) McGee Lamon, age 74, passed away Monday, January 12, 2015. A Celebration of Life will takes place 4:00

Stephens

Wilma Lewallen Wilmot, 86, Toccoa
Mrs. Wilma Lewallen Wilmot, age 86 of 172 Wilmot Drive, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, January 12, 2015 at the Stephens County Hospital.A daughter of the late Johnnie and Alic ...

White

Lloyd Langston Summer, Jr., 91, Sautee Nacoochee
Lloyd Langston Summer, Jr., age 91 of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away on Monday, January 12, 2015 at his residence. Mr. Summer was born on October 16, 1923 in Cherryville, North Caro ...
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.