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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jun 27th, 2016

Banks

Ray “Little Ray” Sutton, age 43 of Alto, passed away Monday, June 27, 2016.  Mr. Sutton was born August 28, 1972 to Harvey and the late Betty Sutton.  He w ...

Habersham

Cline Andrews, 91, Cornelia
Cline Andrews, age 91, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2016.  Mr. Andrews was born on June 5, 1925 in Banks County, Georgia to the late Thomas A. and ...
Judy Beck Armour, 61, Alto
Judy Beck Armour, age 61, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2016.   Mrs. Armour was born on December 11, 1954 in Dahlonega, Georgia to the late ...
Charlotte V. Underwood, 76, Demorest
Charlotte Tench Underwood, age 76 of Demorest, passed away Monday, June 27, 2016. Born in Demorest, Georgia on June 27, 1940, she was a daughter of the late Rev. John Bryant an ...

Hall

Chris Ballinger, 47, Oakwood
Mr. Chris Ballinger, age 47 of Oakwood, passed away on Friday, May 27, 2016 at his residence following a sudden illness.  Memorial services to be scheduled at a later date.&nb ...
Alton Phillip Chapman, 58, Gainesville
Mr. Alton Phillip Chapman, 58 of Gainesville died Monday June 27, 2016 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A  lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Chapman was th ...
Marvin Lamar Phillips, 71, Gainesville
Marvin Lamar Phillips, age 71 of Gainesville, passed away Monday, June 27, 2016 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, Jun ...
Walter Billy Stover, 78, Gainesville
Mr. Walter Billy Stover, 78 of Gainesville died Monday June 27, 2016 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. ?A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Stover was the son of the ...

Jackson

Nicholas Raymond Castronova, age 71, of Hoschton passed away Monday, June 27, 2016.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654- ...
  Ms. Patricia Carol “Tricia” Ginn, age 48, of Maysville, GA died Monday, June 28, 2016 at her residence. Ms. Ginn was born in Commerce to Sue Ayer Ginn of Comm ...

Lumpkin

Richard Glenn Ayres, 66, Dahlonega
Richard Glenn Ayres 19 July, 1949 - 27 June 2016 Beloved husband, father, son and brother and rabid Gator fan. You are in our hearts for all the days of our lives. Memo ...

Stephens

Dan Weldon Angel, 81, Toccoa
Mr. Dan Weldon Angel, age 81 of Toccoa, Georgia and formerly from Franklin, North Carolina passed away Monday, June 27, 2016 at his residence. A son of the late Zebulon Grady an ...
Mr. Charles Herbert Jordan, age 86 of 250 Indian Hill Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, June 27, 2016. A son of the late Edgar Jones and Mattie Lois Stephens Jordan, he ...
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.