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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Nov 5th, 2018

Banks

James Edward “Bobby” Baker, age 79 of Maysville, GA passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 at his residence. Mr. Baker was born on May 10, 1939 in Homer, GA to the lat ...

Gwinnett

Irene Buice, 71, Suwanee
Mrs. Irene Buice, age 71, of Suwanee, Georgia, passed away Monday, November 5, 2018. A funeral procession will depart at 1:45 PM, Thursday, November 8, 2018 from&nbs ...

Hall

Reverend Captain James Ned Beatty, Sr of Oakwood, GA passed away on November 5, 2018 at the age of 96. A native of Talmo, GA, Mr. Beatty was the son of the late Morgan and Leona ...
James Roger Bullock, 81, Gainesville
James Roger Bullock, age 81, of Gainesville died of a brief illness on November 5, 2018. Services will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2018 at 1 p. m. from the Chapel of Memorial ...

Jackson

Amy Westbrook Grizzle, 51, Commerce
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Amy Westbrook Grizzle, age 51, of Commerce, Georgia, who passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 in Athens, Georgia. Mrs. G ...
Billy Claude Stinchcomb, 34, Hoschton
Billy Claude Stinchcomb, age 34, of Hoschton passed away Monday, November 5, 2018. Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. Re ...

Lumpkin

Dennis Craig Yeager, 64, Dahlonega
Dennis Craig Yeager, age 64, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, November 5, 2018.  Dennis was preceded in death by his parents Howard and Rosena Gogle Yeager; brothers Howard ...

Other

Mr. John “Bill” Edward Leverette, age 90 of Powder Mill Street, Dallas, Georgia passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late Ross D. and ...

Stephens

Ralph Howell Elrod, 80, Toccoa
Mr. Ralph Howell Elrod, age 80 of Lakeland Drive, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late Frank and Ruthie Mae Hart Elrod, he wa ...
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.