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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Dec 30th, 2020

Banks

Mrs. Margaret Mae Perdue, age 78, of Alto, GA died Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Mrs. Perdue was born in Athens to the late Boyd and Robbi ...

Forsyth

CAPT William Robert May, USNR (retired), 78, beloved and wonderful husband, father, and grandfather, passed away on Wednesday, December 30th, 2020 in Cumming Georgia. &nb ...

Habersham

Mary Katherleen Woodward Darnell, age 93 of Clarkesville and formerly of Oak Ridge, Tennessee passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2020. Born on November 27, 1927 in Glasgow, ...
Alvin Grier, Jr., 95, Alto
Alvin Grier, Jr., age 95, of Alto, passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2020.  Born on September 29, 1925, in Habersham County, he was a son of the late Alvin B. and Bell ...
Anne Cheek Sanders, 98, Cornelia
Anne Cheek Sanders, age 98, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2020. Mrs. Sanders was born on May 6, 1922 in Macon County, Georgia to the late Will an ...

Hall

Cindy Lee Lopez- Guerrero, 65, Gainesville
Cindy Lee Lopez- Guerrero 65 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday December 30th.   Cindy was born in Evington Illinois on September 13, 1955 to the late Reyes and Kather ...
Marvin F Budde, 68, Gainesville
Marvin F Budde, 68, of Gainesville, died Wednesday, December 30, 2020. Little & Davenport Funeral Home.  
Ms. Barbara Abernathy Gaddis, 80, of Buford, GA, on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p. ...
James Terry Slaton, 67, Pendergrass
James Terry Slaton, Pendergrass, Ga, age 67 (1/19/53-12/30/20), passed-away on December 30, 2020 as a result of an extended illness. Terry was the son of the late J. W. and Reba ...
Richard Lee Stubblefield, age 66, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, December 30. 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents, Leroy Stanley Stubblefield and Evelyn Lucille ...
Virginia May Swenson, 67, Gainesville
Virginia May (Hansen) Swenson, 67 of Gainesville GA passed away December 30, 2020 with family and friends by her side.  Ginny was raised and married in Brooklyn and always rem ...

Jackson

Richard (Buck, Dick) Lyndon Lord passed in peace at the age of 84 on December 30, 2020. He was a loving father of Dr. Richard Lord, PhD (and his wife Yoshie), David Lord, and Sa ...
Carole Jean Zimmerman, 77, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Carole Jean Zimmerman, age 77, of Jefferson, who passed away on December 30, 2020. Mrs. Zimmerman was born in Dalton, Georgia, a daug ...

Other

Donna Grace Hinesley, age 53 of Hull, GA passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020.   Born on Jan. 16, 1967 in Buford, Ga, Mrs. Hinesley was the daughter of the late Junior Mi ...

Rabun

Carol Barnes Frady, 84, Clayton
Carol Barnes Frady, age 84, of Clayton, Georgia, had her home going on December 30, 2020. Carol was born the daughter of the late Albert Barnes and the late Bessie Dryman Barn ...
Amanda Gail Sullivan, 53, Rabun Gap
  Mrs. Amanda Gail Sullivan age 53 of Rabun Gap, Georgia passed away on Wednesday December 30, 2020 at Emory Hospital- Atlanta, Ga following a sudden illness.  &nbs ...

White

Harriett Etris, 94, Cleveland
Harriett Etris, age 94, of Cleveland, passed away on December 30, 2020. Mrs. Etris was born on June 25, 1926, in White County, to the late Jerimiah and Rebecca Ferguson Robert ...
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.