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Local Obits for Mon. May 27th, 2019

Forsyth

Melonie Deanna Battles, 38, Cumming
Melonie Deanna Battles 38 of Cumming, GA passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019. Melonie is predeceased in death by her father Ryan Glover. She is survived by her husband Brian ...
Brinton Millard II, 74, Cumming
Mr. Brinton Millard II, 74 of Cumming, GA passed away on May 27, 2019.  Brinton is predeceased in death by his wife Dottie Crawford. Mr. Crawford is survived by his chil ...
Patricia Dawn Millican, 66, Cumming
Patricia Dawn Millican, age 66, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019. Patricia was born in 1952, to the late Basil and Phyllis Millican. In addition to her parents, ...

Gwinnett

Bart Vandiver Gasaway, 61, Buford
Bart Vandiver Gasaway, age 61, of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Glen P. and Ella Grace Gasaway; brother, Glen Perry Ga ...
William Thomas (Bud) Layson, Jr., 83, of Duluth, GA died May 27, 2019. Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church w ...

Habersham

Benny Mae Turner Abernathy, age 74 of Alto, passed away Monday, May 27, 2019. Mrs. Abernathy was born February 22, 1945 in Hall County to Lottie Butler Turner and the late Benny ...
Barbara Faye Mize Higginbotham, 86, Clarkesville
Mrs. Barbara Faye Mize Higginbotham, age 86 of Midland Drive, Clarkesville, Georgia passed away Monday, May 27, 2019 at her residence. A daughter of the late Fabian Robert Mize ...
Mark "TJ" Phongsavanh, 6, Mt. Airy
Mark "TJ" Phongsavanh, age 6, of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Whitfield ...

Hall

Lesa Anita Rose, 57, Gainesville
Lesa Anita Rose, 57, of Gainesville passed away May 27, 2019. The family will hold a private service at a later date. Born on April 2, 1962, she was the daughter of the late ...
Janet Lynn Taylor Yoho, 66, Oakwood
Janet Lynn Taylor Yoho, 66, of Oakwood passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. A memorial service will be held on ...

Jackson

  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Cezanne “Cissy” Potts Wood, age 55 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, May 27, 2019.  Cissy ...
Cora Inez Walls, Commerce
Cora Inez Walls passed away Saturday May 25, 2019 of a brief illness.   Ms. Walls was born on Jan. 15,1937 in Homer, GA to the late James Howard and Atta Lee White Wal ...

Lumpkin

Martha Swearingen White, 95, Dahlonega
Mrs. Martha Swearingen White, 95 years young, passed away on May 26, 2019. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dewey Raymond White of Hampton, GA. She is also preceded in dea ...

Rabun

Stuart Andru Lampe, born May 4, 1965 passed away May 27, 2019. The family called him Andy and his friends in later life called him Stuart as he preferred. Andy grew up in Buckh ...

White

Ruth Parker Oliver, 73, Cleveland
Mrs. Ruth Parker Oliver, age 73, of Cleveland, passed away Monday May 27, 2019.  Mrs. Oliver was born in Hall County to the late Frank and Delzia Hulsey Parker.  She 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.