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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Dec 21st, 2018

Forsyth

Julia Villeneuve Richardson, of Cumming GA, passed away on December 21, 2018 at age 92. She was born on August 24, 1926 in Hollywood, Florida, daughter of the late Joseph and Mary ...

Gwinnett

Kenneth Puckett, 79, Buford
Kenneth Puckett, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, December 21, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Josephine Puckett; and brothers, Travis Puckett ...
Barbara Ellen Thomas, 76, Buford
Barbara Ellen Thomas Coggins, age 76, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, December 21, 2018. She was preceded in death by her grandson, Samuel Thomas Waters. She is survived by ...
Barbara Ellen Thomas, 76, Buford
Barbara Ellen Thomas Coggins, age 76, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, December 21, 2018. She was preceded in death by her grandson, Samuel Thomas Waters. She is survived by ...

Habersham

Nancy Jo Hinton Dalton, 71, Cornelia
Nancy Jo Hinton Dalton, age 71 of Cornelia, passed away Friday, December 21, 2018. Born in Habersham County on July 14, 1947, she was a daughter of Norris Hinton of Cornelia and ...
Edward Layton Minks, 68, Mt. Airy
Edward Layton Minks, age 68 of Mt. Airy, passed away on December 21, 2018. Born in Wichita, Kansas on April 14, 1950 to the late Richard Layton Minks and Hazel Sites Allen. Mr. ...

Hall

Priscilla Judy Inch, 67, Gainesville
Priscilla Judy Inch, age 67, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, December 21, 2018. She is preceded in death by her parents Chester Stanley and Constance Stella (Arnis ...
George Byron Harris, 67, Gainesville
George Byron Harris, 67, of Gainesville passed away December 21, 2018 following an extended illness. No services are planned at this time. Mr. Harris is survived by his daugh ...
James Lee King, 85, Flowery Branch
Mr. James Lee King, age 85, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, December 21, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by his family. Memorial Ser ...
Elizabeth Smith, 63, Braselton
Elizabeth Smith, 63, of Braselton passed away on December 21, 2018. Memorial services will be held at a late date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. ...

Lumpkin

Robert Scott Napier, 59, Dahlonega
Mr. Robert Scott Napier, 59, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, December 21, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center In Gainesville. Born in Cleveland, Ohio on April 25, 1959 ...
Regina Crystal Ravan, 67, Dahlonega
Mrs. Regina Crystal Ravan, age 67, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, December 21, 2018. Regina was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. She was born on July 27, 1951 ...

Other

Agnes Geneva Allen Jackson, 95, Opelika, AL
Agnes Geneva Allen Jackson, 95, of Opelika, AL, formerly of Gainesville, GA passed away on Friday, December 21, 2018 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m ...

Stephens

Roosevelt D. Turpin, 85, Eastanollee
Mr. Roosevelt D. Turpin, age 85 of Buena Vista Drive, Eastanollee passed away at his residence on Friday, December 21, 2018. A son of the late Frank B. and Lucille Turner Turpin ...

White

Danielle Marie Holloway, 48, Cleveland
Danielle Marie Holloway, age 48 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, December 21, 2018. Mrs. Holloway was born in Washington D.C and worked as a pharmacy technician at Ingles. She ...
Frankie 'Jimmie' Turner, 96, Cleveland
Frankie “Jimmie” Turner, age 96 of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, December 21, 2018 surrounded by her loving family.   “Mama Turner” was born ...
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.