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Local Obits for Sat. Aug 18th, 2018

Gwinnett

Emmett Glenn Jones, 82, Buford
Emmett Glenn Jones, age 82 of Buford, died August 18, 2018.   Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday August 21, 2018 at Bill Head Funeral Home Duluth Chapel.   ...

Hall

Carolyn Parker, 75, Flowery Branch
  Carolyn Parker, age 75, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018. She was preceded in death by parents, Ruth and Floyd Addington, and parents, Frank an ...
Bonnie Yvetta Waters Barmore, 87, Gainesville
Bonnie (Waters) Barmore, born on April 21, 1931, in East Ellijay, Georgia to the late Azzie and Boyd Waters, passed away at age 87 on August 18th, 2018. She died peacefully surroun ...
Thurman Jeremiah Wade was born on January 31, 1931 in Jefferson, Georgia to Henry David Wade and Iowa Elizabeth Lance Wade and was the third of the children. Thurman Wade passed aw ...

Lumpkin

Sharon Kay Mullinax, 65, Dahlonega
  Mrs. Sharon Kay Mullinax, age 65, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018. Sharon was born in Pennsylvania on April 13, 1953 to the late Warren and Jetta Le ...

Stephens

Miss Rebekah Faith “Becky” Moler, age 28 of Carnes Creek Road, Toccoa, GA, passed away August 18, 2018 at the Stephens County Hospital. Becky was born April 8, 1990 in ...
Gary Floyd Nix, 48, Toccoa
Mr. Gary Floyd Nix, age 48 of Chopped Oak Road, Toccoa passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Landmark Hospital in Athens. A son of Calvin Nix and the late Bonnie Perry Nix, h ...

White

Rev. Alton E. Moore, 69, Suches
Reverend Alton E. Moore, Jr., 69, of Suches, GA, went quietly in his sleep to out run us to the Father’s House, Saturday, August 18, 2018. One of Al’s favorite quotes w ...
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.