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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Feb 2nd, 2020

Banks

Terry G. Poole, 67, Carnesville
Terry G. Poole, age 67, of Carnesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2020 following a brief illness. Mr. Poole was born on September 22, 1952 in Atlanta, Georgia t ...
Travis Allen Baker, 73, Maysville
Travis Allen Baker, age 73 of Maysville, GA passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020 at his residence. Born on Oct. 16, 1946 in Homer, GA, Mr. Baker was the son of the late Caney And ...
Carolyn White Mote, 72, Lula
Carolyn White Mote, age 72 of Lula, went home to be with Jesus on Sunday, February 2, 2020. Born in Fulton County, Georgia to the late John Lafayette (J.L.) and Frances Ruth C ...
Shirley Perry Taylor, 74, Commerce
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Ms. Shirley Perry Taylor, age 74 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, February 2, 2020.  Ms. Taylor was born in Atlanta ...

Forsyth

Randall Gene Chastain, 50, Cumming
Randall Gene Chastain 50, of Cumming, Ga passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at Northside Hospital Forsyth surrounds by his loving family. Randall is predeceased in death by ...
David Alan Dever, 71, Cumming
David Alan Dever, age 71, passed away while surrounded by loved ones and family on February 02, 2020 in Cumming, Georgia. Dave was born in Trenton, MI to Hosea Ray and Vivian Eilee ...
Robert Bennett Walker was born on October 26, 1956 in Macon, Georgia to his parents, Curtis Earl Walker and Janie Francis Wood.  He passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at ...

Gwinnett

Tracey Lynn Anderson, 45, Buford
Tracey Lynn Anderson, 45, was born on August 2, 1974 to Willie Bee Shelton Jr. and the late Linda R. Shelton, in Hartford, Connecticut. Tracey passed away Saturday, February 1, 202 ...

Habersham

Travis Wilson Perry, 85, Mount Airy
Travis Wilson Perry, age 85, of Mount Airy, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on February 2, 2020 following a brief battle with cancer.  Mr. Perry was born on August 3, ...
Jesse Ray Prue, 79, Baldwin
Jesse Ray Prue, died unexpectedly in The Oaks rehabilitation center on February 2, 2020 in Baldwin, Georgia at the age of 79. Jesse is survived by his wife, MaryAnn, a resident ...
Evelyn Sweeten, 76, Demorest
Funeral services for Evelyn Allen Sweeten, age 76 of Demorest, will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, February 7, 2020 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Bill Trotter and Rev Austi ...

Hall

Daisy Haney Bruce, 78, Flowery Branch
Daisy Haney Bruce, age 78, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2020.  She was preceded in death by her sons, Monte Carlo Martin, John Fitzgerald Martin; m ...
Rev. Howell Smallwood, 94, Gainesville
Rev. Howell Smallwood, 94 of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 at his residence.  Rev. Smallwood was a lifetime resident of Hall County and worked at North ...
Pauline Norman Stewart, 70, Gainesville
Pauline Norman Stewart, 70, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb ...
Nancy Maierfeldt Parks, 82, Gainesville
Nancy Maierfeldt Parks, 82, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 at home surrounded by family. Born in Florida on December 26, 1937, she was raised in Jacksonville, Florida by h ...
Sheila D. Stone, 64, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Sheila D. Stone, age 64, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020. Memorial Services will be 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 5, 2020 in the Chapel of Memorial ...
Helen Naomi White, 81, Gainesville
Helen Naomi White, 81, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday ...

Jackson

Shirley Taylor, 74, Commerce
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Ms. Shirley Perry Taylor, age 74 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, February 2, 2020.  Ms. Taylor was born in Atlanta ...

Lumpkin

Leigh Ana Alatorre, Dahlonega
Our sweet Leigh Ana Alatorre departed this life much too quickly on February 2, 2020 to go be with Jesus.  Everyone who knew Leigh Ana knew her to be very witty, funny, a ...

Other

Lester Doyle Kelly, 67, Athens
Lester Doyle Kelly, age 67 of Athens, GA passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020.   Born on Sept. 11, 1952 in Atlanta, GA, Mr. Kelly was the son of the late Lester Quinten and ...
Elmer Bryan Mathews III, 25, Dallas, Ga.
Elmer Bryan Mathews III, 25, of Dallas, GA passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 at Gwinnett Medical Center following injuries from an motorcycle accident. Funeral services will ...
Kermit Hutcheson died peacefully in his sleep on February 2, 2020. Kermit was born December 8, 1929 in Wrightsville, Georgia, the son of Linton and Arlie Flanders Hutcheson.&nbs ...

White

David Johnson, 70, Cleveland
Cleveland Funeral Home and Cremation Services announces that David Johnson 70 of Cleveland passed away on February 2nd 2020. He was born on September 8th, 1949 in Dunlap, Tennessee ...
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.