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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Apr 1st, 2020

Banks

Mary Ann Alewine, 67, Maysville
Mary Ann Alewine, 67, of Maysville, GA, passed away on April 1, 2020 in Braselton, GA. Graveside services will be held Friday, April 3, at 2:00 p.m. at Evans Memory Gardens in J ...

Gwinnett

Juliet “Julie” Elizabeth Barber Finch age 33 of Buford passed away Wednesday April 1, 2020. Mrs. Finch was born June 6, 1986 in Gainesville to Russell Woodrow Barber ...

Habersham

Eston Millard (Papa) Griffin, 79, Clarkesville
Mr. Eston Millard (Papa) Griffin, age 79, of Clarkesville, went home to be with his Lord Wednesday, April 1, 2020.  Mr. Griffin was born in Tifton, GA to the late Newton Mi ...

Hall

Gregory Keith Prevost, 61, Gainesville
Mr. Gregory Keith Prevost, age 61, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday April 01, 2020 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden cardiac arrest. Graveside servic ...

White

Riley Crumley, Sr., 86, Cleveland
Mr. Riley Crumley, Sr., age 86, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Mr. Crumley was born in White County to the late Harvel and Faye Stancil Crumley.  He wa ...
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...
Betty White, TV’s Golden Girl, dies at 99
Actor Betty White, whose saucy, up-for-anything charm made her a television mainstay for more than 60 years, has died
Former US Senate majority leader Harry Reid dies at 82
Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader and Nevada’s longest-serving member of Congress, has died at home in Henderson, Nevada
John Madden, Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster, dies at 85
The NFL says Hall of Fame coach turned broadcaster John Madden has died at age 85
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.