Local Obits for Sat. Dec 15th, 2018
Dorothy M. Rouse, 96, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday December 15, 2018 at the Oaks at Towne Lake following a period of declining health.
Born January 27, 1922 in Hall Count ...
Darlene Costley Wood, age 66, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, December 15, 2018.
She was preceded in death by her father, Dwight Horner and mother, Ruth Hale Horner. She ...
Mrs. Judy Ryder Coggins age 76 of Flowery Branch, Ga. died Saturday December 15, 2018 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Tuesday December 18 at the Little Dave ...
George R. Morris Jr., 92, of Gainesville, died Friday December 14. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory.
Mariya Fedorovna Rubets, age 77, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Saturday, December 15, 2018.
She is survived by her husband of forty-nine years, Vasiliy Ruberts, Flowery B ...
Claude Oscar Warwick, age 80 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, December 15, 2018.
Mr. Warwick was born March 26, 1938 in White County to the late Oscar Bryan Warwick and Mar ...
Cullen Boles Davis, age 64, of Jefferson passed away Saturday, December 15, 2018. The family will receive friends from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at Laws ...
Ruth Hepis Slater, age 79 of Commerce, GA passed away Saturday, December 15th at Hill Haven Nursing Home.
Ms. Slater was born in Commerce, GA on July 1st, 1939 to the late ...
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...
Betty White, TV’s Golden Girl, dies at 99
Actor Betty White, whose saucy, up-for-anything charm made her a television mainstay for more than 60 years, has died
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.