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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Nov 10th, 2020

Gwinnett

Rosa Elia Escobedo, 73, Buford
Rosa Elia Escobedo, age 73, of Buford, GA passed away November 10, 2020.  She is survived by her husband, Elias Escobedo; children, Petra Gvernero & family, Greenville, SC ...
Joseph P. “Joe” Fritz, 67, Lawrenceville
Joseph P. “Joe” Fritz, 67, of Lawrenceville, GA, died suddenly Tuesday evening, November 10, 2020. A Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday, December 5, 2020 ...

Hall

Patrick G. DeCelles, 90, Flowery Branch
Patrick G. DeCelles, 90 of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on November 10th, 2020, of natural causes.  He was born on April 3, 1930 in Houston, TX.  He was the fourth of t ...
Brooks Braddock LaGrua, 81, Gainesville
Mr. Brooks Braddock LaGrua, 81, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at his residence. Services will be held at a later date. Born on July 6, 1939 in Stamfor ...
Susie Selman, 76, Gainesville
Mrs. Susie Selman, 76, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, November ...
William Franklin "Buddy" Wallace, 86, Flowery Branch
William Franklin “Buddy” Wallace, 86, of Flowery Branch died November 10, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer.  A native of Hall County, Mr. Wallace was ...

Jackson

  Mrs. Lillie Mae Eubanks Benton, age 87, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at her residence.  Mrs. Benton was born in Homer to the late Thomas Lee and M ...
James Paul Trimble, Hoschton
Mr. James Paul Trimble of Hoschton Georgia passed away Tuesday November 10, 2020 at the Oaks Braselton with his wife Jan and daughter, Carrie Casey, by his side. Mr. Trimble was ...
Mary "Edna" Gooch, 88, Commerce
Mary “Edna” Gooch, age 88 of Commerce, GA passed away on Tuesday, November 10, 2020.   Born on April 26, 1932 in Jackson County, GA, Mrs. Gooch was the daugh ...
John Thomas Richey, 84, Commerce
John Thomas Richey, age 84 of Commerce, GA passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020.   Born on March 22, 1936 in GA, Mr. Richey was the son of the late James Willard and Le ...

Lumpkin

Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home announces that Mrs. Tonawanda “Tona” Kanaday Carter, age 82, of Dahlonega, Georgia was received into Heaven on November 10, 2020. She wa ...
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.