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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 31st, 2021

Banks

Edgar "JR" Crow, Jr., 78, Maysville
Edgar "JR" Crow, Jr., age 78, of Maysville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2021. Mr. Crow was born on December 6, 1942 in Habersham County, Georgia to the ...

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William Carlton Holman, 78, Bethlehem
    William Carlton Holman 78, of Bethlehem, Georgia passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2021. He is preceded in death by his wife; Nancy T. Holman, and his paren ...

Gwinnett

Ruben Alberto Taltique, 82, of Buford, GA, died Sunday, January 31, 2021. Funeral service will be held Saturday, February 6, 2021 at 10 AM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Interme ...
Hoyt B. Grimes, 98, Buford
Hoyt B. Grimes, age 98, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2021. He was preceded in death by his wife of seventy-one years, Ruth McDuffie Grimes; and granddaughter, L ...

Habersham

Pastor Harris Neil Fennell, 86, Clarkesville
Pastor Harris Neil Fennell, age 86, of  Clarkesville, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 31, 2021. Pastor Fennell was born in Laurens County, Georgia, on ...
Eugene “Gene” Walter Hoose, age 67 of Alto, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2021.  n in Utica, New York on January 28, 1954, he was a son of the late Ralph ...
Steve Albert Newsom, 63, Demorest
Steve Albert Newsom, age 63 of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 31, 2021 at his residence surrounded by his family. Born in Roanoke Rapids, Nor ...
Mrs. Mary Marvene Pittman Tatum, age 86 of Cornelia, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2021, surrounded by love and family.   Born in Lula, Georgia on October 7, 1934, ...
Jordan Thomas, 19, Alto
    Jordan Thomas, age 19 of Alto, passed away Sunday, January 31, 2021, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.  Born in Demorest, Georgi ...

Hall

Joan Virginia McCarty Moore, 71, Gainesville
Joan Virginia McCarty Moore, age 71, of Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, January 31, 2021. She was a loving wife , mother, grandmother, and a friend to all .&n ...
Lena Sims Emmett, 92, Gainesville
Lena Sims Emmett age 92 of Gainesville entered heaven Sunday January 31, 2021 at the Willowood Nursing Home in Flowery Branch. Lena was born January 21, 1929 in Gainesville to t ...
Carolyn A. Hamrick, 86, Gainesville
Carolyn A. Hamrick, 86, of Gainesville, GA passed away peacefully with her family by her side Sunday January 31, 2021 after a long and courageous battle with dementia. Born on N ...
John Hughey, Gainesville
Mr. John Hughey was born on June 20, 1945 to Rev. and Mrs. Vasco (VS) and Lucy Bell (Martin) Hughey in Jefferson, Ga. He was a 1963 graduate of Bryan High School. After H ...
Glenda Rue Kerby, 78, Gainesville
  Glenda Rue Kerby, 78, a former Gainesville, Georgia resident, passed away on January 31, 2021 following a sudden illness.       She was born Augu ...
Guy Gene Marlow, 86, Gainesville
Mr. Guy Gene Marlow, 86, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, January 31, 2021, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. A private graveside service will be ...
Bonny Lee Morrow, 90, Flowery Branch
Mr. Bonny Lee Morrow, 90, of Flowery Branch passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2021 A graveside service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 in Memorial Par ...

Jackson

Penni Denise Jones, 50, Commerce
Penni Denise Jones, age 50 of Commerce, GA, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021.   Born on June 18, 1970 in Commerce, GA, Mrs. Jones was the daughter of the late Rev. H ...

Other

MaryJane DeVito, Alpharetta
  MaryJane DeVito of Alpharetta, Georgia passed away on January 31, 2021. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements by McDonald and Son Fun ...

Stephens

Arolynn Jane Monteau Montgomery, age 81, of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2021, following an extended illness. Mrs. Montgomery was born in Malone, New York ...

White

Lois Walls Brown, 92, Sautee Nachoochee
Lois Walls Brown, age 92, of Sautee, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2021. Mrs. Brown was born on December 21, 1928, in Hiawassee, Georgia, to the late Lee Walter and Mary Co ...
Jon Edward Coon, 66, Cleveland
Mr. Jon Edward Coon, age 66, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, January 31, 2021.   Mr. Coon was born in Syracuse, NY to the late Windy and Barbara Huntley Coon.  ...
Timothy Dean Dragoo, 64, Cleveland
Timothy Dean Dragoo, age 64, of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2021. Mr. Dragoo was born on March 7, 1956, in St. Joseph, Missouri, to the late Charles and Shirle ...
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.