Local Obits for Sun. Sep 11th, 2016
Mr. Steven Jason Bolding, age 43 of Cumming, passed away on Sunday, September 11, 2016 following injuries sustained in an accident.
Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, ...
Kenneth Larry Wylie, age 61 of Mt. Airy, passed away Sunday, September 11, 2016 at his residence following an extended illness.
Born in Buford, Georgia on December 17, 1954, he ...
Roy L. Cobb, age 54 of Commerce, GA passed away Sunday September 11, 2016.
Mr. Cobb was the son of C. Mae Karr Cobb and the late Douglas L. Cobb and is preceded in dea ...
Raymond Dean Doster, age 77, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, September 11, 2016. He was a member of Walnut Fork Baptist Church. He loved being a truck driver and enjoye ...
Theresa Marie Steffes, age 56, of Dahlonega, GA (formerly from Florida) passed away on September 11, 2016.
Theresa was preceded in death by her father, Richard Paul Steffes an ...
Kathryn Anne Faulkner, age 57 of Hull, GA passed away Sunday September 11, 2016.
Mrs. Faulkner was the daughter of the late James W. and Elizabeth Faulkner.
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs Pauline Hunt Barden, age 101 of Cleveland. Mrs Barden passed away Sunday, September 11, 2016.
Graveside services ...
Clint Caudell, age 29 of Helen, passed away Sunday, September 11, 2016.
Mr. Caudell was born May 25, 1987 in Gainesville to Danny and Robin Henderson Caudell. Clint was employed ...
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.