Local Obits for Sat. Nov 10th, 2018
Mr. Jack Queen age 78, of Gillsville passed away Saturday Nov. 10, 2018 at his residence.
Mr. Queen was born Sept. 4, 1940 in Commerce to the late Bruce Fred & Emma Lee Welb ...
Gordon Parhm, age 94, of Cumming, GA, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 10, 2018. Gordon was born to the late Arlie Parhm and Inez Bittman Parhm in Evanston, IL. He ente ...
Miriam Ann Smith, age 81, of Cumming, GA, passed away on November 10, 2018. Memorial services will be held in Ohio at a later date.
Ingram Funeral Home &am ...
Ezzle Pugh Evans, age 98, of Buford, Georgia passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018.
She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-one years, Martin Marvin Evans; parents, ...
Memphis Webb McGehee, 92, of Suwanee passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018.
A U.S. Army veteran serving in World War II, Webb was with the Forsyth County Volunteer Fire ...
Norman Timothy Reece 43, of Gainesville, Ga. passed away on November 10, 2018.
He is predeceased in death by his loving mother Emma Reece, and his brother Jamie.
Survivors in ...
Cathy Wanda Lee Hodge Coley, 64, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday November 10, 2018 following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, N ...
Robert Lawton Scroggs, age 83, of Nicholson, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 10, 2018, following an extended illness.
Mr. Scroggs was born on September 9 ...
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.