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Local Obits for Sun. Oct 10th, 2021


  Tony Spence Marsingill, 52, of Winder, GA passed away Sunday, October 10, 2021. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Levi and Lula Mae Smith, and several uncles ...


Regina Hicks, 70, Buford
Regina Hicks, 70, of Buford, Georgia, passed away of natural causes on October 10, 2021, in Buford. She was born November 11, 1950, daughter of Joe B. and N. Louise Kinsey, in A ...


Miguel Angel Fernandez Paramo, age 21, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Sunday, October 10, 2021. Mr. Fernandez Paramo was born on November 9, 1999 in Mexico. He was preceded ...
Phyllis Ann Tullis Sranich, 72, Clarkesville
    Phyllis Ann Tullis Stanich, age 72 of Clarkesville passed away October 10, 2021.   Born on June 28, 1949, Mrs. Stanich was the daughter of the late H ...


Valeria Jordan Garfias, 2, Gainesville
Miss Valeria Jordan Garfias, 2, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, October 10, 2021 at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Frid ...
Juan Manzo Madrigal, 93, Oakwood
Mr. Juan Manzo Madrigal, age 93, of Oakwood passed away Sunday, October 10, 2021 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be 12:00 p.m., Saturday, Octob ...
Linda McCray, 69, Oakwood
Mrs. Linda McCray, 69, of Oakwood passed away Sunday, October 10, 2021. The family will receive friends at Memorial Park Funeral Home on Thursday, October 14, 2021 from 4:00 p.m ...
Edgard Alfonso Machado Perez, 79, Gainesville
Mr. Edgard Alfonso Machado Perez, 79, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, October 10, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Campus. Funeral services will be held a ...


Mary Alice Smith, 73, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary Alice Smith of Jefferson, GA, left this world in the comfort of her home and with her loving husband holding her hand after a le ...


Donald Lee Mann, 55, Dahlonega
Donald Lee Mann, 55, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Sunday, October 10, 2021. He was preceded in death by his mother, Tempye Riley Wiggins. Mr. Mann is survived by his significant ot ...
Mary Ellen Youngblood, 72, Dahlonega
Mrs. Mary Ellen Youngblood, age 72, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on October 10, 2021. She was born on August 23, 1949, in Clermont, Georgia to the late Mirdia Chambers and the ...
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.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.