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Local Obits for Tue. May 28th, 2019

Forsyth

Kimberly Koehler, 56, Cumming
Kimberly “Kim” Koehler of Cumming, Georgia passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019.  Kim was born on the 31st of March 1963 in Ocala, Florida. Having been born and raise ...
Clabus Glenn Martin, 60, Cumming
Clabus Glenn Martin, age 60, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Glenn was born in 1958, to the late Clabus and June Martin. He was a member of Salem United Metho ...

Habersham

  TJ was born on August 6, 2012 in Gainesville, Georgia to Markshall and Christine Phongsavanh. He was a student at Fairview Elementary School in Demorest, and had just com ...

Hall

Stanley Wallis Reed, 67, Oakwood
Mr. Stanley Wallis Reed, 67 of Oakwood passed away Tuesday May 28, 2019 at his residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Reed was the son of the late Lester and Nell Wa ...
Mr. Dan Sumpter Vandiver, age 81, of Lula, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Mr. Vandiver was born in White County to the late Lat and Harriett Houston Vandiver. Besides parent ...

Lumpkin

Dr. Damaris Moore Corrigan, 58, passed away on 28 May 2019 after a 25-year battle with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH). The granddaughter of Chester A. ‘Ted’ and ...
Atheline Smith Calhoun, 82, Dahlonega
Mrs. Atheline Smith Calhoun, age 82, of Dahlonega passed away peacefully from this life to her eternal home on Tuesday May 28, 2019, with family at her bedside at Tanglewood Person ...

Other

Retired Staff Sgt. Junior Welton Cronic, 89, Tucker formerly of Commerce
Retired Staff Sgt. Junior Welton Cronic, 89, of Tucker, GA formerly of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, May 28, 2019.  He was preceded in death by parents, Grady and Gertrude Robert ...
Retired Staff Sgt. Junior Welton Cronic, 89, Tucker formerly of Commerce
Retired Staff Sgt. Junior Welton Cronic, 89, of Tucker, GA formerly of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, May 28, 2019.  He was preceded in death by parents, Grady and Gertrude Robert ...

White

Wilma Jean Doyle Bowman, 57, Cleveland
Wilma Joan Doyal Bowman, age 57 of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Bowman was born October 16, 1961 in Oklahoma to ...
Kenneth L. Skelton, 88, Cleveland
Kenneth L. Skelton, age 88 of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Kenneth was born on May 22, 1931, in Cleveland, GA, to the late Claude and Dora Hogan Skelton.&nbs ...
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.