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Local Obits for Mon. Apr 11th, 2016

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Donnie Eugene Crowe, 51, Winder
Donnie Eugene Crowe, age 51, of Winder passed away Monday, April 11, 2016.    Donnie lived in Athens, TN for about 20 years where he met his late wife Lori Mack Cro ...

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Gene Charles Calderwood, 87, Gainesville, formerly of Clermont
Gene Charles Calderwood, age 87, a longtime resident of Clermont, GA & more recently Gainesville, passed away peacefully under hospice care on April 11. He was born Septembe ...
Jaquerian “Jay” Harrison passed away on the evening of April 11th, 2016 leaving behind his mother Laquitta Harrison, his father and wife Demetric&nb ...
Christine Lois Hudson, 95, Gainesville
Christine Lois Hudson age 95 of Gainesville, GA passed away on April 11, 2016.  Funeral services will be held on Friday at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church at 11 AM. Prof ...
Edward James McGarry, 77, Gainesville
Mr.  Edward James  McGarry, 77, of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, April 11, 2016. Mr. McGarry is an Eagle Scout. He joined the Cub Scouts at the age of 9 and beca ...
Linda Richards, 87, Gainesville
Linda Richards, 87, of Gainesville passed away on Monday, April 11, 2016. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Highway, S.W., Gainesville, Ga. 3050 ...

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Richard Emmett Blessing, 75, Jefferson
Mr. Richard Emmett Blessing, age 75, of Jefferson, went home to be with his Lord Jesus Christ on Monday, April 11, 2016. Mr. Blessing was born in Fort McClellan, Alabama, a son t ...

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Clifford Lamar Fair, 80, Alpharetta
Clifford Lamar Fair, age 80, of Alpharetta passed away Monday, April 11, 2016. Graveside funeral services will be held Sunday, April 17, at 2:00 p.m. at Sawnee View Gardens with ...

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Leona Kinsey Autry, 89, Lawrenceville, formerly of Cleveland
Leona Kinsey Autry, age 89 of Lawrenceville, formerly of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, April 11, 2016 at her residence.    Ms. Autry was born on December 19, 19 ...
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.