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Local Obits for Tue. Oct 27th, 2020


Nataliya Dashkevich, 48, Buford
Mrs. Nataliya Dashkevich, age 48, of Buford passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at Northside Hospital – Gwinnett, surrounded by her family. Funeral Services will be 10:0 ...


Dianne Byrd Wilkinson, 73, Baldwin
Dianne Byrd Wilkinson, age 73, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at her residence. Mrs. Wilkinson was born on August 26, 1947 in Stephens County, Geor ...


Ronald Charles Beever, Gainesville
Ronald Charles Beever, Gainesville, Ga. passed away on Tuesday Oct. 27, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  A celebration of life service will be announced at a ...


Jason Stuart Logan, 46, Dahlonega
Mr. Jason Stuart Logan, age 46, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020. Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home of D ...
George Henry Faulkner, 90, Dahlonega
GEORGE HENRY FAULKNER 3/24/30 – 10/27/20 Loving husband to Daphne for 70 years and loving father to his children Wayne, Danny, Barry, Renee, and Meli ...
Mrs. Olivia “Bootsie” Harrison, age 76, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020. Mrs. Harrison was born in Atlanta, Georgia on March 19, 1944 to ...
Jason Stuart Logan, 46, Dahlonega
Mr. Jason Stuart Logan, age 46, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020.   Jason was born in Atlanta, GA on December 5, 1973.  He was a 1992 graduate of ...
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.