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Local Obits for Wed. Mar 13th, 2019

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Garland Palmer Dennis, 68, Winder
Garland Palmer Dennis, age 68, of Winder passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019.  A Celebration of Life will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, March 30, 2019 at the Winder Women's ...

Dawson

Karen Elaine Smith, 61, Dawsonville
Karen Elaine Smith, 61, of Dawsonville, GA passed away peacefully at her residence on Wednesday, March 13, 2019.  She was born to the late Jack Alfred and Mary Jane Kilgore.&n ...

Forsyth

Betty (Joelene) Walls, For, Cumming
Betty (Joelene) Walls, 87, went to be with the Lord on March 13, 2019. Joelene was preceded in death by the love of her life, J.W. Walls and her parents Exie and Linton Gravitt, si ...

Gwinnett

Sherrel Lane Hendricks, 75, Lilburn
Sherrel Lane Hendricks, age 75, of Lilburn, GA, passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Sherrel was born in Columbus, GA, in 1944, to the late George and Velma Hendricks. He was ...
Larry Wilson Whitlock, 78, Buford
Larry Wilson Whitlock, age 78 of Buford, GA, died Wednesday, March 13, 2019 after a sudden illness. A graveside service will be held Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 3 PM at Hamilton Mi ...
Terry E. Chandler, Jr, 53, Buford
Terry E. Chandler, Jr, age 53, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019. He was preceded in death by step-father, James League, Jr. Mr. Chandler is survived by his wife ...

Habersham

A Celebration of life service will be held for Robert "Bob" E. Hennig, 77, of Alto, GA on Sunday, March 17 at Trinity Lutheran Church, M.S. in Toccoa, Ga at 2 p.m., Pasto ...
  Willeen Anderson Broughton, age 79 of Cornelia, passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Mrs. Broughton was born on October 27, 1939 to the late Willie Anderson and M ...

Hall

            Mr. Ellsworth William Loze, Jr., age 72 of Clermont, passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at his residenc ...
Dell Williams Taylor, 82, Gainesville
Dell Williams Taylor- born in Crawfordville, GA.  April 16, 1936 died March 13, 2019 in Gainesville, GA.  Dell was a proud daughter, mother, grandmother, great grandmothe ...

Lumpkin

Dennis Lee Blackwell, 65, Dahlonega
Mr. Dennis Lee Blackwell, age 65, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Mr. Blackwell was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  He was born on Ma ...
Sandra Burlage, 77, Dahlonega
Ms. Sandra Burlage age 77 of Dahlonega passed away on March 13, 2019. Sandra was a career hairstylist and worked for 12 years at North Georgia Haircutters in Dahlonega, she was a ...

Rabun

Geneva Ree Crunkleton Hunnicutt, 88, Mountain City
  Geneva Ree Crunkleton Hunnicutt, age 88, of Mountain City, Georgia, passed away on March 13, 2019. Geneva was born the daughter of the late William Franklin Crunklet ...
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.