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Local Obits for Sat. Sep 17th, 2016

Gwinnett

David R. Kettle, 66, Buford
David R. Kettle, age 66 of Buford, GA died Saturday, September 17, 2017 after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, September 20, 2016 ...

Habersham

Sandra Ivie Bellamy Horne, age 69, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, September 17, 2016. Mrs. Horne was born on March 5, 1947 in Habersham County, Georgia. She is p ...

Hall

Mariellen Wilson Crump, 63, Gainesville
Ms. Mariellen Wilson Crump 63, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday September 17, 2016 following a sudden illness. A private memorial services will be held at a later date. M ...
Nellie Daniel, 79, Gainesville
Nellie Daniel age 79 of Gainesville passed away Saturday September 17, 2016. Complete arrangements to be announced  by Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesville.
Nellie Daniel, 79, Gainesville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday September 20, 2016 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Nellie Daniel, age 79 of Gainesville. The Rev. Darryl Womack will offi ...

Jackson

Ernest Monroe Nix, 88, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Ernest Monroe Nix, age 88, of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, September 17, 2016.  Mr. Nix was born in Jeffers ...

White

Wallace H. Lewis, 90, Cleveland
Wallace H. Lewis, age 90 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, September 17, 2016 surrounded by loved ones.  Mr. Lewis was born in White County the son of the late Steve and ...
Ms. Mary Elizabeth Marlow Lopez of Cleveland passed away on Saturday, September 17, 2016. She was 82. Mary was born on May 21, 1934, to the late Howard Grady and Ona Pauline Jac ...
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.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.