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Local Obits for Sun. Apr 16th, 2017

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Clerance Donald Crow, 80, Bethlehem
Clerance Donald Crow, age 80, of Bethlehem passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017.  Donald loved playing cards and square dancing as his hobbies.  He was a father to his b ...

Forsyth

John W. (Bill) Corley, Jr., 82, of Cumming passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017.  A U.S. Army veteran, Bill retired from AT&T-Lucient Technologies after 30 years of service. ...
Belinda Sue Cansler, 62, Cumming
Belinda Sue Cansler, age 62, of Cumming, GA, passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017. She was a member of River of Life Church of God, where she taught Children’s Church. She will ...

Habersham

Benjamin George “Benny” Cagle, age 73 of Demorest, passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Born in Demorest, Georgia on May 14, 1943, he was a son of the late Isaac C ...
James C. Barrett, 83, Cornelia
James C. Barrett, age 83 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on April 16, 2017. Born in Banks County, Georgia on July 14, 1933, he was a son of the late McDonald Grady Barrett & ...
William Michael Crawford, 65, Clarkesville
William Michael Crawford age 65, of Clarkesville passed away Sunday April 16, 2017.  Mr. Crawford was born in Habersham County  on April 16, 1952 and was preceded in d ...

Hall

Everett Caswell, 93, Flowery Branch
Mr. Everett Caswell, age 93, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017 at his residence, with his family. Graveside Services will be 3:30 p.m., Thursday, April 20, 20 ...
Stephen Andrew White, 51, Gainesville
Stephen Andrew White “Andy”, age 51, was called home to rest after a well-fought battle against cancer on Easter, April 16, 2017.   He lived life to the f ...
Stephen Andrew "Andy" White, 51, Gainesville
Stephen Andrew "Andy" White, 51 of Gainesville died Sunday April 16, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 3 ...

Lumpkin

James Edward Cowart, 73, Dahlonega
James (Jim) Edward Cowart, age 73, of Dahlonega Ga passed away on April 16, 2017. Jim was a member of Dahlonega Baptist Church. He loved all things aviation, technology, and woodwo ...
Charles Tillman Satterfield, age 87, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017.   Charles was born April 8, 1930 to Grover Cleveland Satterfield and ...
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.