cloudyn.png
Saturday October 1st, 2022 12:57AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Mar 19th, 2015

Forsyth

David Shortnacy of Forsyth County, GA, age 75, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2015. He is preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Lillian Shortnacy, his two sisters, Malvi ...

Gwinnett

Mr. Matthew "Scott" Coleman, age 59, of Lilburn, GA passed away March 3, 2015. Although he was born in Minneapolis, MN, he grew up and spent much of his life in Chamblee ...

Habersham

Mary McClellan Carmichael, 86, Clarkesville
Mary McClellan Carmichael, age 86 of Clarkesville, passed away March 19, 2015. Born in Wauchula, Florida on October 20, 1928, she was a daughter of the late Moses Lamb McClellan an ...

Hall

Betty Jo Cagle Roper, 76, Gainesville
Betty Jo Cagle Roper, 76, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Pasco Regional Medical Center in Dade City, FL following an extended illness.Funeral services wil ...
Grace Jarrett, 96, Gainesville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Saturday March 21, 2015 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Grace Jarrett age 96 of Gainesville. The Rev. Randall Popham will offici ...
Randall Chadwick 'Chad' Evans, 36, Flowery Branch
Mr. Randall Chadwick "Chad" Evans of Flowery Branch, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. ...

Lumpkin

Barbara Sue Grizzle, 77, Dahlonega
Barbara Sue Grizzle, age 77, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Thursday, March 19, 2015.She was born and raised in Suches, GA where she graduated from Woody Gap High School, and spent m ...

Other

Mary Joyce Patrick McElreath, 70, Danielsville
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Mary Joyce Patrick McElreath, age 70, of Danielsville, who passed away on Thursday March 19th, 2015. She was the daughter of the ...

White

Frances Thompson, 77, Cleveland
Frances Thompson, age 77 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2015 at Friendship Health and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Thompson was born January 15, 1938 in Cleveland to ...
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.