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Local Obits for Sat. Jan 11th, 2020

Forsyth

Shelby Kate Condon, 23, Cumming
  Shelby Kate Condon 23, of Cumming, GA passed away on Saturday, January 11, 2020. No services are currently scheduled at this time. Condolences may be expressed at w ...
Dennis C. Ryder, 78, Cumming
Dennis C. Ryder, 78, of Cumming, GA passed away Saturday, January 11, 2020. A native of Manitowoc, WI, Dennis was retired engineer with Hamilton Manufacturing.  He was a U.S. ...

Habersham

Homer Lee Daniel, 88, Clarkesville
Homer Lee Daniel, beloved son, husband and father, went to be with Jesus on January 10, 2020. He was preceded in death by his wife Nancy Carter Daniel and his parents.  Hom ...

Hall

Samuel D. McKittrick, 81, Braselton
Samuel D. McKittrick, 81 of Braselton passed away Saturday January 11, 2020 at his residence. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday January 16, 2020 at Evergreen ...
Bobby Gene Moore, Gainesville
Mr. Bobby Gene Moore passed away January 11, 2020 following a period of declining health. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, January 17, 2020 in the chapel of ...
Benjamin Lamar O'Neal, Jr, 85, Gainesville
 Benjamin Lamar O'Neal, Jr., age 85, of Gainesville Ga., passed away January 11, 2020. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM January 21, 2020 at Lanier Village Est ...
Kimberly Suzanne Matheson, 55 of Clermont passed away Saturday January 11, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center - Winder Campus. Memorial services will be announced late ...
George Moody, Sr., 86, Gainesville
George Moody, Sr., age 86 of Gainesville, GA passed away on January 11, 2020. Funeral service will be held on Thursday at 12:00 PM at St. John Baptist Church. Visitation ...

Jackson

Larry Hanks Scott, 63, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Larry Hanks Scott, age 63 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, January 11, 2020.  Mr. Scott, was born in Memphis ...

Lumpkin

Hoyt Earl Robinson, 89, Dahlonega
Hoyt Earl Robinson, 89, of Dahlonega, passed away peacefully on January 11, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.  He was surrounded by his lovin ...

White

Dorothy Jean Brookshire, 80, Cleveland
Dorothy Jean Brookshire, age 80, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, January 11, 2020.  Mrs. Brookshire was one of 13 children born to the late Harvel and Faye Stancil Crum ...
Bobby Edward Sutton, 68, Cleveland
Bobby Edward Sutton, age 68, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, January 11, 2020. Mr. Sutton was born in White County.  He is preceded in death by wife, Jeanette Sutton; f ...
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.