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Local Obits for Thu. Apr 13th, 2017

Forsyth

Eurell Gazaway Shadburn, 96, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, April 13, 2017.  She was a lifelong resident of Forsyth County and the oldest member of Beaver Ru ...

Gwinnett

Funeral services for Evelia Arellano Alexander, age 49, will be held on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 3:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Interment will ...

Hall

James “Jimmy” Thurston Boling, age 60, of Gainesville, GA passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017. James is survived by his son, Tommy Lamar Boling of Gainesville; brot ...
William Bulloch, 60, Gainesville
Mr. William Bulloch, age 60 of Gainesville, passed away Thursday April 13, 2017 following an extended illness. William was born in Gainesville, Georgia where he lived until God ...
Peggy Jean Walker, 73, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Peggy Jean Walker, age 73, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017, at Landmark Hospital. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Mem ...

White

Jo Ann Hix Wade, 63, Helen
Jo Ann Hix Wade, age 63, of Helen, Georgia formerly of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2017. Mrs. Wade was born on March 4, 1954 in Hall County, Georgia. ...
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.