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Local Obits for Sun. Sep 15th, 2019

Banks

Gladys Jones Pruitt, 99, Homer
Mrs. Gladys Jones Pruitt, age 99, of Homer, GA died Sunday, September 15, 2019 at Hill Haven Nursing Home.  Mrs. Pruitt was born in Homer to the late Andy and Janie Jordan Jon ...

Forsyth

James T. (Tim) Avery, 62, Cumming
  James T. (Tim) Avery, 62, Cumming, passed away Sept. 15, 2019. He is survived by his son Tobey Avery, ex-wife Sherry Avery, 2 grandchildren, and other extended family. ...
Tony Brock, 75, Cumming
Tony Brock 75, of Cumming, GA passed away on September 15, 2019. Tony is survived by his wife; Kay Brock of Cumming, GA. Children; Beth Haren (Reese) of Cumming, GA; Heather ...
Patricia Egan, 92, Cumming
Patricia Claire Egan 92, of Cumming, GA passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019. She is predeceased in death by her husband; Joseph Vincent Egan III. She is survived by her ...
Patricia Claire Egan, 92, Cumming
Patricia Claire Egan 92, of Cumming, GA passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019. She is predeceased in death by her husband; Joseph Vincent Egan III. She is survived by her ...

Gwinnett

Flossie Cofer, 89, Buford
Flossie Maddox Cofer, age 89 of Buford, GA, died Monday, September 16, 2019 after an extended illness. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 12 noon at Hami ...
Jack Crawford, Buford
Jack Reginald Crawford, born on February 19, 1924, died peacefully at home on September 15, 2019.  He is survived by his loving wife of 71 years, Alvina B. Crawford, and his b ...
Larry A. Martin, 77, Buford
Larry A. Martin, age 77, of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, September 15, 2019.  He was preceded in death by his parents, J. L. and Betty Westbrooks Martin.  Mr. Martin is ...

Habersham

Ernesto Santaclara Jimenez, age 47 of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019. Born in Cheran Michoacan, Mexico on May 05, 1972, he was a son of Magdalena Ji ...
Dollie Mae Chandler, 91, Mt. Airy
Dollie Mae Hurt Chandler, age 91, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019. Born on July 4, 1928, in Mt. Airy, she was a daughter of the late Jim and Ollie James H ...

Hall

Mitchell Webb, 31, Gillsville
Mitchell Webb, 31, of Gillsville passed away Sunday, September 15, 2019 following a sudden illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, September 23, 2019 at Anc ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary Anne LaRochelle Martel, age 87, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019. Mrs. Martel was born in New Bedford ...

Lumpkin

John Henry Shoffeitt, 97, Dahlonega
Mr. John Henry Shoffeitt, age 97, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, September 15, 2019. Mr. Shoffeitt was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  Preceding him in ...

Stephens

Joyce Ivester Trowman, 72, Toccoa
Mrs. Joyce Ivester Trowman, age 72 of Stonewood Forest Road, Toccoa passed away Sunday, September 15, 2019 at her residence. A daughter of Emma Weaver Ivester and the late Ralph ...

White

Terry Pressley Grier, 53, Cleveland
Mr. Terry Pressley Grier, age 53, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, September 15, 2019. Mr. Grier was born in Habersham County, was a graduate of Habersham Central High School a ...
Mark Maring, 52, Cleveland
Mr. Mark Maring, age 52, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, September 15, 2019.   Mr. Maring was born in Orlando, Florida to Richard Allen and Dorothy Jean Walker Maring. ...
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.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.