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Local Obits for Mon. Mar 12th, 2018

Dawson

James Keith Eidson, 55, Dawsonville
James Keith Eidson, age 55, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away Monday, March 12, 2018. He was preceded in death by his stepmother, Lynn Eidson; and grandparents, Earl and Mildred Eids ...
John Peter Trump, 56, Dawsonville
John Peter Trump, 56, of Dawsonville passed away Monday March 12, 2018. Born March 1, 1962 in Ocala, Florida to the late William and Jeanie Trump, he lived in Dawson County most ...

Forsyth

Guy McBrayer, 73, Cumming
Guy McBrayer, age 73 of Cumming, passed away on Monday, March 12, 2018. He attended Trinity Worship Center. He was an avid antique car collector and enthusiast. He enjoyed 1950&rsq ...

Hall

Judith Marilyn (McDanolds) Condra, 77, passed away peacefully on March 12, 2018 after a much too brief battle with brain cancer. A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on ...
Anthony Ronnie Hart, 37, Gainesville
Mr. Anthony Ronnie Hart age 37 of Gainesville passed away following a sudden illness. Memorial services are scheduled for Thursday March 15, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of M ...
Fannie Turner, 75, Gainesville
Fannie Turner. age 75 of Gainesville, GA passed away on March 12, 2018.  Visitation will be held on Monday from 12-3 at Wimberly Funeral Home Chapel. Professional Services Ent ...

Jackson

Carl Michael James Pennauchi, age 34, of Braselton, Ga., left this life way too soon on Monday, March 12, 2018.  Carl was born in Lakewood, New Jersey on August 25, 1983 to Ca ...
Jeffrey Benjamin Wilson, 64, Commerce
Jeffrey Benjamin Wilson, age 64 of Commerce, GA passed away Monday, March 12, 2018 at his residence.   Born on Aug. 22, 1953 in Commerce, GA, he was the son of the late ...
Liselotte Annemarie “Marie” Johns, age 87, of Braselton, GA passed away Monday, March 12, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-seven years, Charles R ...

Rabun

Thad J. Watson, 75, Rabun Gap
Thad J. Watson, age 75, of Rabun Gap, Georgia passed away on March 12, 2018 at his home with his family surrounding him. Thad was the son of the late Thad J. Watson Sr. and Ste ...
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.