sunny.png
Monday October 3rd, 2022 1:03PM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Nov 11th, 2019

Banks

Victoria Denise Vicki Gooch Robinson, age 45, of Maysville went home to be with her Lord Monday, November 11, 2019 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held a ...

Barrow

Mrs. Linda Burkhalter Barnhart, age 77, of Auburn passed away Monday, November 11, 2019 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, ...

Gwinnett

Billy Titshaw, 88, Buford
Billy Titshaw, age 88 of Buford, GA, died Monday, November 11, 2019. The family will receive friends Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 3 – 8 PM at the funeral home. A private ...

Hall

Helen Gregory, 82, Clermont
Mrs. Helen Gregory, 82, died on Monday, November 11, 2019.  A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 16, 2019, at Christian Hill Baptist Church, in Cl ...
Helen Lackey Wofford, 83, Gainesville
Helen Lackey Wofford, 83 of Gainesville passed away Monday November 11, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Wofford was the da ...
Hattie Watkins-Brown, 95, Gainesville
Hattie Watkins-Brown a loving mother, grandmother, aunt, and friend passed away peacefully at her home in Gainesville, surrounded by her loved ones on Monday, November 11, 2019. Fr ...

White

Mrs. Lydia Jeanette Fuller White, age 73, of Cleveland, passed away Monday, November 11, 2019. Mrs. White was born to the late Rev. John Fuller and Jeanette Fuller Light. She is ...
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.