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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Feb 1st, 2016

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David Adams Binnion, 75, Winder
   Mr. David Adams Binnion, age 75, of Winder, Georgia passed away February 1, 2016 at his residence.  A native of Texas, he was a Son of the late Hank and Irma Adam ...

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John Paul Kidd, 83, Cumming
John Paul Kidd, age 83, passed away peacefully at the Cumming Embracing Hospice House surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, January 31, 2016. He was preceded in death by his f ...

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Melvin Martin, 96, Demorest
Melvin Martin, age 96 of Demorest, passed away Monday, February 1, 2016. Born in Madison County, Georgia on March 19, 1919, he was a son of the late Loris and Pammie Lewallen M ...

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Frances (Fran) McConnell Amend, 85, of Gainesville, GA passed away on December 16, 2015 after an extended illness following a stroke and hip fracture. Frances was born in W ...
Juanita Sumner Davis, 93, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Juanita Sumner Davis, age 93, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, February 1, 2016 at Landmark Hospital in Athens, surrounded by family.   Funeral Services will b ...
Leroy Dowell, 87, Gainesville
          Mr. Leroy Dowell, age 87 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, February 01, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center followi ...
Jane Cuddeback Elwell, 80, Gainesville
          Mrs. Jane Cuddeback Elwell, age 80, passed away at her residence at Lanier Village Estates in Gainesville, Georgia. Servic ...
Bobby Joe Reed, 79, Gainesville
      Mr. Bobby Joe Reed, age 79 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, February 1, 2016 at Bell Minor Nursing Home following an extended illness.   ...

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Larry Milton Ayers, 58, Commerce
  Larry Milton Ayers, age 58 of Commerce, GA passed away Monday Feb. 01, 2016.       Mr. Ayers was the son of the late Herman and Lois Turpin Aye ...

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Timothy Kenneth Mullinax, 45, Dahlonega
  Timothy Kenneth Mullinax, age 45, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, February 1, 2016.  Tim was born March 6, 1970 in Cumming, GA and has resided in Dahlonega for the ...
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.