Local Obits for Sat. Mar 5th, 2016
Cynthia Joy Hudgins Fleeman, 58, of Winder passed away on Saturday, March 5, 2016.
Born in Monroe, GA. on August 3, 1957 she was the daughter of the late L.T and Ruth ...
Grover Lee Addis, age 60 of Mt. Airy, passed away Saturday, March 5, 2016.
Born in Seneca, South Carolina on November 28, 1955, he was the son of the late Lewis Addis and France ...
Franklin Keith Bailey, age 76 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, March 05, 2016 at New Horizons Lanier Park following an extended illness.
Funeral Services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Tuesday March 8, 2016 at Lebanon United Methodist Church for Pearl Maney Day, age 85 of Lula. The body will lie-in-state from 9:30 a.m ...
Faydell Demory , age 87 of Gainesville, GA passed away on March 5, 2016. Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home.
Stephen Howard Taylor, age 51 of Braselton, passed away Saturday, March 05, 2016 at Gwinnett Medical Center following an extended illness.
Funeral services are ...
Mary Frankie Knopp Chambers, age 89, of Atlanta passed away Saturday, March 5, 2016. Graveside services will be held 2:00 pm Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at Tyus Baptist Church, ...
Deborah Lynn Murrell, age 56, of Blairsville, GA, passed away on March 5, 2016. Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, March 8, 2016, at 2:00 p.m., from the Chapel of Co ...
Sara Raquel Castaneda, age 56 of Stone Mountain, passed away Saturday, March 5, 2016.
Mrs. Castaneda was born in El Salvador to the late Ronald Garcia and Irma America Castaneda ...
Wilma Ann Stephens, age 79, of Cleveland passed away Saturday March 5, 2016.
Mrs. Stephens was born in Springfield, Vermont the daughter of the late Alfred A. and Rose Mar ...
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.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.