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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Mar 25th, 2020

Forsyth

Walter Michael Floody, 87, Ball Ground
Walter Michael Floody, age87, of Ball Ground, GA, passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2020. A celebration of life will be held at  a later date. Ingram Funeral Home & ...

Hall

Piper Ann Crenshaw, Inf, Buford
Piper Ann Crenshaw of Buford, Georgia passed away prematurely due to complications in utero three weeks prior to her delivery date. Her grieving family includes father Chad Cren ...
Henry C. Radford, 90, Flowery Branch
Mr. Henry C. Radford, age 90 of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2020, surrounded by his family.   Private Graveside Services will be held at Memorial Par ...
Nellie Beatrice Ramirez, 56, Gainesville
Nellie Beatrice Ramirez of Gainesville, Ga passed away on March 25, 2020 at the home of her daughter in North Carolina due to complications from cancer. Beatrice was born on Novemb ...

Jackson

Sara Nell Wilbanks Poe, 87, Nicholson
Mrs. Sara Nell Wilbanks Poe, age 87, of Nicholson, GA died Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at her residence.  Mrs. Poe was born in Nicholson to the late Gordon Ernest and Minnie Mar ...

Lumpkin

Mr. David "Quick Draw" Stanley Dellinger, Sr., age 76, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2020. Mr. Dellinger was born in Charlotte, NC on February 26, 1944 ...

Rabun

Emily Frances Duvall, 94, Clayton
Emily Frances Duvall, 94 of Clayton Georgia passed away at her home on March 25, 2020 after a very long and full life.  Born in the Mossy Creek Community of White County, ...

White

Mr. Ben A. Everling, Jr., age 86, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2020. Mr. Everling was born in Bozeman, Montana to the late Ben A. Everling Sr. and Florence Mou ...
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.