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Local Obits for Wed. May 18th, 2016

Forsyth

Robert J. “Butch” Reynolds, III, age 68, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2016.  A loving father, son, grandfather, brother and uncle, Butch was a U.S. Na ...

Habersham

Tommy Leonard Cash, 82, Mt. Airy
Tommy Leonard Cash, age 82 of Mount Airy, passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2016. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced soon. An online ...
Marcus Hulsey, 65, Demorest
Marcus Gene Hulsey, age 65 of Demorest, passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in June 24, 1950, he was a son of the late Marcus Hulsey, ...
Tommy Parker, 69, Cornelia
Tommy Thurston Parker, age 69 of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2016.  Born in Rabun County on January 12, 1947, he was a son of the late Thomas Brown Parker and ...

Hall

Glenda Pope Berry, 68, Gainesville
Mrs. Glenda Pope Berry, age 68, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Saturday, May 7, 2016 at her home.  The cause of death was Lewy-Body Dementia.  Mrs. Berry was bor ...
Marlon Lex Burt, 55, Alto
Mr. Marlon Lex Burt, 55 of Alto died Wednesday May 18, 2016 at his residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Burt was the son of the late Maurice Parks and Florence Del ...
Flora Jane Adams Kerns, 61, Gainesville
  Mrs. Flora Jane Adams Kerns age 61 of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday May 17, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.    &nb ...
Sidney G. McGhee, Jr., Gainesville
  Sidney G. McGhee, Jr., died May 4, 2016 at Solari Hospice Care in Las Vegas, Nevada. Surviving are his parents, Elaine and Sid McGhee of Sumter, SC and his s ...
Dairl (Keith) Stewart, 59, Gainesville
Mr. Dairl “Keith” Stewart, age 59 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.   Fu ...

Jackson

James Michael Blackwell, 71, Monroe, formerly of Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Michael Blackwell, age 71 of Monroe, Georgia, formerly of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, May 18, 2016.  ...

Rabun

Charles Neal Robinson, 79, Toccoa
Mr. Charles Neal Robinson, age 79 of 51 Robinson Way, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at the home of his daughter. A son of the late Cliff and Artie Smith Robins ...
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.