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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Apr 21st, 2016

Habersham

Rachel Moon Hooper, 78, Alto
Rachel Moon Hooper, age 78 of Alto, went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Thursday, April 21, 2016. Born in Burlington, North Carolina, on April 3, 1938, she was a daughter of ...
Robert Keith Whiten, 48, Clarkesville
Robert Keith Whiten, age 48, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, April 21, 2016. Mr. Whiten was born November 10, 1967 in Toccoa, GA. He was a member of Revive Churc ...

Hall

James Allen Smallwood, 51, Gainesville
James Allen Smallwood, 51, of Gainesville GA passed away Thursday, April 21, 2016.   Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory 355 Dawsonville Hey Gainesville, G ...
Sybil Marion Norris Smith, 83, Gainesville
   Funeral Service are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Saturday April 23, 2016 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Sybil Marion Norris Smith, age 83 of Gainesville. The Rev ...
Clinton West, 61, Gainesville
Clinton West, 61, of Gainesville GA passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2016.   Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory 355 Dawsonville Hwy Gainesville, ...

Other

Mary Frances Burton, 77, Monroe
Mary Frances Burton, age 77, of Monroe passed away Thursday, April 21, 2016.  Mary loved the Lord, gospel music, her family, gardening, puzzles and canning.  She helped i ...
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.