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Local Obits for Sun. Dec 27th, 2015

Barrow

Gregory Eugene Nash, 58, Winder
  Mr. Gregory Eugene Nash, age 58, of Winder, Georgia passed away December 27, 2015.  Born in Winder, Georgia he had resided in Barrow County for most of his life.&nbs ...

Dawson

Michael Edward Fleming, 55, Dawsonville
Michael Edward Fleming, 55, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday December 27, 2015 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a period of declining health. Born April 20, 1960 in Gain ...

Hall

Jack Estes, 96, Gainesville
Mr. Jack Estes, 96 of Gainesville died Sunday December 27, 2015. Born in Ashland, Alabama, Mr. Estes had lived in Waco, Texas for a number of years before moving to  Hall C ...
Miriam Freeland Adams, 68, Gainesville
Miriam Freeland Adams, 68, of Gainesville passed away on Sunday, December 27, 2015.   Born in Dahlonega, Ga on August 10, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Rev. Dor ...
William 'Keith' Williams, 58, Gillsville
William “Keith” Williams, age 58 of Gillsville, passed away on Sunday, December 27, 2015 at his residence following an extended illness.     &nbs ...

Jackson

Claudia Dale Eppinger, 71, Braselton
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Lumpkin

Brenda Carol Dipietropesce, age 55, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Sunday December 27, 2015 at her home following an extended illness.   Brenda was born in Bronx, NY, for ...
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.