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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Oct 30th, 2018

Banks

Benjamin “Benny” Franklin Morris, age 75 of Gillsville, GA passed away Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018 at his residence. Born on May 8, 1943 in Gillsville, GA, he was the son ...

Gwinnett

Charles Ebb Scott, 68, Buford
Charles Ebb Scott, age 68 of Buford, GA, passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Northeast GA Medical Center.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Gladys Maddox Scott; ...

Hall

Regina Inez Miller “Sam” Gunter, 87, of Gainesville, passed away peacefully on Tuesday October 30, 2018 at the Waterford at Oakwood Memory Care Facility where she was b ...
Michael J. “Mike” Grindle, 54, Flowery Branch
  Michael J. “Mike” Grindle, age 54 of Flowery Branch, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced ...
Marilyn Elizabeth Joiner, 84, Gainesville
Marilyn Elizabeth Joiner, age 84 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018. Mrs. Joiner was of the Methodist Faith and a member of New Hope United Methodist Chu ...

Jackson

Betty Jean Brooks, 88, Maysville
Mrs. Betty Jean Brooks, age 88, of Maysville, GA died Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Hill Haven Nursing Home.  Mrs. Brooks was born in Maysville to the late Lewis and Louise Wil ...
Myron “Ron” Bernard Hubers, age 68, of Braselton passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018. Memorial services will be held 10:00 am Friday, November 2, 2018 at 12Stone C ...
Janice Emily Crumley Lynn, 58, Jefferson
Janice Emily Crumley Lynn, age 58 of Jefferson, GA passed away Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018. Born on Aug. 4, 1960 in Commerce, GA, she was the daughter of the late William Daniel & ...

Other

Eris McGee Phillips, 86, Hartwell formerly of Buford
Eris McGee Phillips, age 86, of Hartwell, GA and formally of Buford GA passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2018. She was preceded in death by husband William "Bill" Ph ...

Stephens

Kendall L. Todd., Sr, passed away on October 30, 2018, after a brief illness at Gwinnett Medical Center in Lawrenceville, Georgia. He was born in Toccoa, Georgia on March 20, 1 ...
Ms. Kathryn Marie Woodruff, age 59 of Kendrick Drive, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A daughter of the late Wesley John Wo ...
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.