clearn.png
Sunday August 14th, 2022 11:01PM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jul 5th, 2019

Hall

Mrs. Deborah Jane  ‘DJ” (Thacker) Ivy, age 60, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away peacefully in the arms of her husband, Friday, July 5, 2019 at her residence. ...
Rita Powers, 91, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Rita Powers, age 91, of Flowery Branch passed away Friday, July 5, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by her family. Funeral Mass will b ...

Lumpkin

Donald P. Crivellone, 83, Dahlonega
 Mr. Donald Peter Crivellone, age 83, of Dahlonega passed away peacefully at home on Friday, July 5, 2019. Don was born in Chicago, Illinois on June 29, 1936.  He moved ...

Other

Fred Collier Duren, 95, Cataula
Fred Collier Duren, age 95, from Cataula, GA (formerly of Gwinnett County, Georgia), passed away July 5, 2019. Mr. Duren was born on December 1, 1923 in Gwinnett County and was ...
Roy William Kitchens, 70, Carnesville
Mr. Roy William Kitchens, age 70, of Carnesville passed away at his residence on Friday, July 5, 2019.   Mr. Kitchens was born in Carnesville to the late Waymon Wayne K ...

White

Jerry Keown, 59, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Jerry Chapman Keown, age 59 of Cleveland. Jerry passed away Friday, July 5, 2019. Jerry was born in Atlanta, Georgia ...
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.