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Local Obits for Fri. Nov 20th, 2015

Forsyth

Christopher Patrick McCormick, 54, of Cumming, GA., passed away on Friday, November 20, 2015.   Ingram Funeral Home and Crematory, Cumming, GA., is in charge of arrangem ...

Gwinnett

David Earl Buck, 73, Buford
David Earl Buck, age 73 of Buford, Ga died November 20, 2015.  Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Monday November 23, 2015 in the Bill Head Funeral Home, Duluth Chapel with Dr. ...

Habersham

Kathleen Tabor Jackson, 93, Cornelia
Kathleen Tabor Jackson, age 93, of Cornelia, GA passed away on Friday, November 20, 2015. Mrs. Jackson was born June 26, 1922, in Jackson County, Georgia, to the late Edward F. ...
Robert T. McCoy, 84, Mt. Airy
Robert T. “Bob” McCoy, age 84, Mt. Airy, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Friday, November 20, 2015 at his residence following an extended illness. Mr. McCoy was ...

Hall

Anthony Scott Mangum, 54, Gainesville
Anthony Scott Mangum, 54, Gainesville died Friday November 20, 2015 at his residence.   Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later.   Little ...
 Mr. James Howard “Rusty” Reed, age 58 of Gillsville, passed away peacefully, Thursday, November 19, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center surrounded by friends ...

Jackson

   Mr. Richard “Andy” Rainwater, age 48, of Hoschton, Georgia passed away November 19, 2015.  A native of Lawrenceville, Georgia, he had lived in Barr ...
Mrs. Johnnie Loraine Turner Vest of Commerce, GA passed away on Friday, November 20, 2015 after a brief illness.  She was born February 19, 1920 in Rankin County, Mississippi ...

Stephens

William Marion Emmett, 88, Toccoa
Mr. William Marion Emmett, age 88, of Red Rock Road, Toccoa, Georgia, passed away Friday, November 20, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.   A s ...

White

Nelson Mark Keck, 63, Cleveland
Nelson Mark Keck, of Cleveland, Ga., passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Nov. 20, 2015, at his home. He was 63. He is survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Connie Miller Keck ...
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.