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Local Obits for Wed. Dec 26th, 2018

Forsyth

Betty Jane (Thach) Brooks, 90, of Cumming passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2018.  She is preceded in death by her husband, Ray Brooks; her parents, Frank and Christine Thac ...
Hazel Lamb Corn, 89, Cumming
Hazel Lamb Corn, age 89, of Cumming, GA, passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2018. Hazel was born in 1929, to the late Robert Emory and Ora Fouts Lamb. She was a member of Concord ...
Honorio Betancourt Roman, age 36 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2018. Visitation will be Monday, December 31, 2018 from 1 to 4 PM at McDonald and Son Fu ...

Gwinnett

Dwayne Gill, 17, Dacula
Dwayne Gill, 17, of Dacula passed away December 26, 2018 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 5, 2018 in the chapel of ...
Debra McDowell Hubbard passed away Sunday, December 23, 2018 after a battle of 20 years with cancer.  She was a member of McKendree United Methodist and formerly Decatur Fi ...
Dolores Dubois Mulazzi, 91, Sugar Hill
Dolores Isabel DuBois Mulazzi, age 81, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2018. She was preceded in death by husband of fifty-one years, Louis Mulazzi, and son, ...
Mary Owen Sowers, 91, Buford
Mary Owen Sowers, age 91, of Buford, GA and formerly of Forest Park, GA passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-one years, La ...

Habersham

Elizabeth White, 90, Baldwin
Elizabeth White, age 90, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Wednesday December 26, 2018. Mrs. White was born on December 17, 1928 in Atlanta, Georgia to the late Hubert A. and J ...

Hall

Byron Doussa Jones, 56, Gillsville
Mr. Byron Doussa Jones, age 56, of Gillsville, Ga passed away on Wednesday December 26, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services ...
Marion Richard “Dick” Trimmer, went home to be with the Lord on December 26th, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Bonnie, Daughter and Son in law Christy a ...

Other

Shirley Ann McEver, 77, Danielsville
Shirley Ann McEver 77 of Danielsville passed away December 24, 2018 at the Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital. Mrs. McEver was born in Carnesville, GA.  September 12, 1941 ...
William Thomas Rabun, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family at home in Cherokee County on December 26, 2018 at 78 years old. Tom was a graduate of O’Keefe H ...
Linda Williamson, 88, Baxley
Mrs. Linda Williamson age 88 of Baxley, Ga passed away on Wednesday December 26, 2018 at her residence following an extended illness.  Funeral services are scheduled for Sa ...
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.