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Local Obits for Wed. Feb 7th, 2018

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Craig Matthew Wenner, 47, Winder
Craig Matthew Wenner, age 47, of Winder passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966.

Gwinnett

Raymond Lee Bridges, 73, Buford
Raymond Lee Bridges, age 73, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018. He was preceded in death by parents, Frank and Nancy Shook Bridges. Mr. Bridges is survived by h ...

Habersham

Sanford Russell Dean III, 39, Demorest
Funeral services for Sanford Russell Dean, III age 39, of Demorest will be held on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 at 6:00 PM at Hillside Memorial Chapel & Gardens, Clarkesville. ...

Hall

Clarice McDougald, 81, Clermont
Clarice A. McDougald, age 81 of Clermont, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018. Mrs. McDougald was born on May 18, 1936 to the late J.P. and Eunice Hilton Abercrombie.&nbs ...
Frances “Fran” Westbrook Lenoir Stewart, age 92 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018. Born on October 14, 1925, in New Augusta, Mississippi ...
Maribel Jaimes, 51, Gainesville
 Mrs. Maribel Jaimes age 51 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday February 7, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Memorial services are scheduled for Mond ...

Jackson

Sarah Silman Duke Davis, 92, Jefferson
 Mrs. Sarah Silman Duke Davis born in 1925 passed away at the age of 92 on February 7, 2018 in Gainesville, Georgia. Sarah was born in Jefferson, Georgia to the late Alma Lill ...
Arthur Hugh Martin, Jr, 81, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Arthur Hugh Martin, Jr., age 81 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, February 7, 2018.  Mr. Martin was born in ...

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Joyce Duncan Hart, 87, Royston
Mrs. Joyce Duncan Hart, age 87, of Royston, GA died Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Kindred Hospice at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Hart was born in Commerce ...
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.