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Local Obits for Mon. Mar 30th, 2020

Dawson

Kyler Limburg, 20, Dawsonville
Kyler Limburg, 20, of Dawsonville passed away Monday March 30, 2020. Born August 31, 1999 in Springville, New York, he had lived in Dawson County for the past 19 years.  Ky ...

Forsyth

India K. Hendley, 79, Cumming
India K. Hendley 79, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Monday, March 30, 2020. A celebration of life service will be held on a later date. Condolences may be expressed at ww ...

Gwinnett

Kenneth (Ken) E. Caruso, age 57, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, March 30, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his father, Frank Caruso.  He is survived by his wif ...

Hall

Thomas W. Brownlow, 85, Gainesville
Thomas W. Brownlow, 85 of Gainesville passed away Monday March 30, 2020 at his residence. A Graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at Center Grove ...
Rhonda Bratcher Haney, 49, Oakwood
Rhonda Bratcher Haney, age 49, of Oakwood, GA, died suddenly Monday, March 30, 2020. A private family graveside service will be held Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 2 PM at Broadlawn ...
Joya S. Holcomb, 57, Gainesville
Joya S. Holcomb 57 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Monday March 30, 2020. Ms. Holcomb moved to and lived in the metro Atlanta area for many years. Later she moved back to Gain ...
Rev. David Jerome Martin, 67, Gainesville
Rev. David Jerome Martin was born on November 13, 1952 to the late Jessie Gerald and Annie Clara Martin. He departed this life on March 30, 2020 following a brief illness.&nbs ...

Jackson

Maria Balaban, 94, Commerce
Maria Balaban, age 94, of Commerce, GA passed away Monday, March 30, 2020 at her residence.   Born on Aug. 15, 1925 in Saseni Galati, Romania, Mrs. Balaban was the daugh ...

Lumpkin

Aldona "Chris" Edwards, 92, Daglonega
Mrs. Aldona “Chris” Edwards, age 92, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020. Mrs. Edwards was born in Lumpkin County on April 19, 1927 to the late Floyd and ...
Ronald Vaughn, 63, Dahlonega
Mr. Ronald Vaughn, age 63, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, March 30, 2020. Mr. Vaughn was born in Buford, GA on August 19, 1956 to the late Dorothy Calvin and Lula Mae Vaughn.& ...
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.