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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jul 10th, 2020

Habersham

Catherine Brown Collins, age 88, of Alto, Georgia went to her Heavenly Home on Thursday, March 26, 2020. Mrs. Collins was born on October 10, 1931 in Toccoa, Georgia to the late ...

Hall

Scott Benjamin Clark, 31, Murrayville
Scott Benjamin Clark, 31, of Murrayville, passed away Friday July 10, 2020.   Scott was born on May 7, 1989 in Gainesville, to Mickey R. and Jean C. Clark. Scott was a ...
Jimmy King, 62, Gainesville
Jimmy King 62 of Gainesville passed away Friday July 10th. Mr. Jimmy Roger King born March 25th, 1958 to the late Mrs. Emma Mae Boswell and the late Mr. Randolf King. Jimmy de ...
Melford Brian Weeks, 89, Gainesville
Melford Brian "Mel"  Weeks age 89 of Gainesville, Ga. died Friday July 10, 2020 at his residence. He is survived locally by his daughter, Ainslie Kriston. He was pre ...

Lumpkin

Betty Lou Hatfield, 79, Dahlonega
Mrs. Betty Lou Hatfield, age 79, of Dahlonega passed away on Friday, July 10, 2020.   Mrs. Hatfield was born on March 8, 1941 to the late Troy and Lillian Mae Elkins Hat ...

Other

Edward Terrence "Terry" Gaither, 69, San Antonio, TX formerly of Lula
Edward Terrence “Terry” Gaither was born on March 6, 1951 in Lula, Georgia to the late James J. Gaither and the late Robbie Lou Gaither. He was preceded in death by his ...
Celia Bridgemohan, 50, Johns Creek
Celia Bridgemohan, age 50, of Johns Creek, Georgia passed away Friday, July 10, 2020. Mrs. Bridgemohan had her Masters Degree in Nursing. Celia is survived by her husband Petar Sim ...
Robert Randall Phillips, Jr., 56, Danielsville
Robert Randall Phillips, Jr., age 56 of Danielsville, GA passed away Friday, July 10, 2020 at his residence.   Born on Aug. 30, 1963 in Winder, GA, he was the son of the ...

White

Lynn Autry, 54, Cleveland
Mrs. Lynn Autry, age 54, of Cleveland, passed away Monday, April 6, 2020.  Mrs. Autry was born in Augusta, Georgia.  She is preceded in death by father, Bobby Reese. M ...
Jimmie Nell Gerrells Medlock, age 90 of Dalton formerly of Cleveland, passed away Friday, July 10, 2020. Private services will be held.  A complete obituary will be ...
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.