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Local Obits for Mon. Mar 26th, 2018

Banks

Tiffany Amber Wright Gossitt, age 26 of Maysville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2018.   Born in Demorest, Georgia on December 10, 1991, she was the daugh ...

Dawson

Brindia Lorene Ray, 75, Dawsonville
Brindia Lorene Ray, 75, of Dawsonville passed away Monday March 26, 2018 at her residence following a period of declining health. Born March 1, 1943 in Mt. Olive, Alabama to the ...
Pierce “Sonny” McGee, 80, Dawsonville
Mr. Pierce “Sonny” McGee, age 80, passed away on Monday, March 26, 2018. He was born on July 7, 1937 in Atlanta, Georgia, to Pierce E. McGee, Sr. and Mary Louise McGee. ...

Forsyth

Dr. William Robert Dunn, Sr. age 92 of Cumming, Georgia, passed away Monday, March 26, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife, Norma Kehr Dunn; son, Richard K. Dunn; daughter, ...

Gwinnett

Mark Thomas Elliott, 59, Buford
Mark Thomas Elliott, age 59, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, March 26, 2018. He is survived by his wife of twelve years, Susan L. Wallace, Buford, GA; son, Marcus Quinn Elliott, ...
Judith Ann Thompson, 77, Buford
Judith Ann Thompson, 77, of Buford, GA, passed away valiantly battling cancer at Gwinnett Medical Center on Monday, March 26, 2018. She was born in St. Joseph, MO, to parents Theod ...

Habersham

Emma Kathryn Cody Marlowe, age 84 of Mt. Airy, passed away on Monday, March 26, 2018. Born on October 25, 1933 in Mt. Airy, she was the daughter of the late John A. and Ellene ...
Tina Marie Suffridge, 56, Cornelia
Tina Marie Suffridge 56, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Monday, March 26, 2018. No Formal Services will be held. Arrangements are in care of Whitfield Funeral Home & ...
Jerry Elden Taylor, 68, Mt. Airy
Jerry Elden Taylor, age 68 of Mt. Airy, passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Born in Franklin, North Carolina on September 17, 1949, he was a son of the late James Homer and ...
Louise Thomas, 69, Alto
Louise Thomas, age 69, of Alto, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Monday, March 26, 2018. Mrs. Thomas was born on June 13, 1948 in Gainesville, Georgia to the late Houston Do ...
Darrell Tucker, 79, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Darrell Tucker, age 79 of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, March 29, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Dr. Craig Ward will officiate with ...

Hall

Eileen Diane Jackson Bird, 68, Gainesville
Eileen Diane Jackson Bird, age 68 of Gainesville, passed away Monday, March 26, 2018 at her residence. Mrs. Bird was born April 22, 1949 in Carrolton, Georgia to the late Nathan ...
Gloria Tina Evans Charles, 69, Gainesville
Mrs. Gloria Tina Evans Charles age 69 of Gainesville passed away on Monday March 26, 2018 at her residence following an extended illness.     Graveside serv ...
Vera Lyons LeFevre, 88, Gainesville
Vera Lyons LeFevre, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on March 26, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm on Saturday March 31, 2018 at Memorial Park North Riverside Chape ...
Faith Lorraine Sund, 63, Gainesville
Faith Lorraine Sund, age 63, left this planet on March 26, 2018. Faye was born in Santa Ana, California on January 10, 1955 to the late Cecil “Pete” Sheriff Sund and th ...
Heyward Jackson Henderson, 82, Gainesville
Heyward Jackson Henderson, 82 of Gainesville passed away Monday March 26, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Henderson was the ...

Lumpkin

James Alan Mitchell, 82, Dahlonega
Mr. James Alan Mitchell, age 82, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, March 26, 2018. Mr. Mitchell was born in Harrison, OH on March 4, 1936.  He was proceeded in death by his ...

Stephens

Billy Ray Boyd, 61, Toccoa
Mr. Billy Ray Boyd, age 61 of 127 Dogwood Road, Toccoa passed away Monday, March 26, 2018 at his residence. A son of Elsie Mitchell Boyd and the late Clyde Boyd, he was born May ...

White

Jeannine Bristol, 88, Sautee
Jeannine Bristol age 88 of Sautee, passed away on Monday, March, 26 2018.   Mrs. Bristol was born November 26th, 1929 to the late Cecil and Fannie Lusk. For 30 years she ...
Charlee Elizabeth Wood, Inf, Cleveland
"Our Beautiful baby girl Charlee, We grew to love you, and we always will. I will never forget that one second as I was laying down and felt you move for the first and on ...
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.