Local Obits for Sat. Nov 28th, 2015
Funeral Services for Mr. Darrell Marshall Harris (58) of Gainesville, Ga. will be held Saturday, December 5, 2015 2:00pm @ Mt. Zion Baptist Church, ...
Mrs. Frances J. Sineath, 78 of Lula died Saturday November 28, 2015 at her residence.
Services are incomplete at this time.
Little & Davenport Funeral ...
Nettie Martin, age 95, of Pendergrass passed away Saturday November 28, 2015.
Complete arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesville
Graveside Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday November 30, 2015 at Belmont Baptist Church Cemetery for Nettie Mae Carlyle Martin, age 95 of Pendergrass. The family will rec ...
Herman White, age 80, of Maysville, GA and formerly of Suwanee, GA passed away on Saturday, November 28, 2015.
He was preceded in death by his parents, L. C. and Lillie Collins ...
Mr. Terry Wayne Grindle, age 68 of Murrayville. Wayne passed away Saturday, November 28, 2015. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00pm, Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at Mt. Zion Ba ...
Mrs. Peggy Daughtry 81, of Cleveland, formerly of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday, November 28, 2015.
Complete arrangements will be announced later.
Little & Davenpo ...
Mrs. Peggy Jo Dorsey Daughtry 81, of Cleveland, formerly of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday, November 28, 2015.
Born in White County, Mrs. Daughtry was the daugh ...
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.