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Local Obits for Wed. Nov 15th, 2017

Forsyth

Brenda Fay Brackett Voyles, 71, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2017.  A life-long resident of Cumming, Brenda was retired from Forsyth County Administration.&n ...

Gwinnett

Gladston Arthur Sudderth, age 95, of Buford, GA peacefully passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. He was preceded in death by his wife of seventy years, Ann Buice Sudderth; p ...

Habersham

Ricky Bruce, 39, Baldwin
Ricky Bruce, age 39, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Mr. Bruce was born on February 21, 1978 in Cumming, Georgia. He was preceded in death by hi ...
Thomas “Tommy” Junior Earls, age 62, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, following a sudden illness. Mr. Earls was born o ...
Geraldine Williams Ivie, 88, Cornelia
Geraldine Williams Ivie, age 88 of Cornelia, passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Born in Banks County, Georgia on January 15, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Artie ...

Hall

Ernest Dean Young, 92, Murrayville
Ernest Dean Young, 92 of Murrayville passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Young was the son of t ...
Shirley Jean Shockley, 80, Gainesville
Shirley Jean Shockley, age 80, of Gainesville passed away on November 15, 2017. Miss Shockley was the daughter of the late John Sherman Shockley and the late Mary Ruth Hudgins Shoc ...

White

Margie Delores Allen Bynum, age 87 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Margie was born February 2, 1930 near Hoffman, MN, the second oldest of five children ...
Sue Hicks, 78, Cleveland
Sue Hicks, age 78 of Cleveland, GA formerly of Knoxville/Gatlinburg, TN passed away on November 15, 2017 surrounded by her loved ones. Sue was born in Knoxville, TN, graduated ...
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.