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Local Obits for Fri. Nov 26th, 2021

Gwinnett

Harold A. Brannon, 79, Buford
Harold A. Brannon, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, November 26, 2021. He was preceded in death by his son, Chris Brannon.  Mr. Brannon is survived by his wife of ...
David Collier. Cowart, 81, Suwanee
David Collier Cowart, age 81 of Suwanee, GA passed away on Friday, November 26, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Otto Cowart and Gladys Hardin Cowart; step-daug ...
Alfred A. "Al" Gregory, 94, Suwanee
Alfred A. “Al” Gregory, 94, of Suwanee, GA, died Friday, November 26, 2021. Mr. Gregory has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Al is survived by hi ...
Alfred A. "Al" Gregory, 94, Suwanee
Alfred A. “Al” Gregory, 94, of Suwanee, GA, died Friday, November 26, 2021. Mr. Gregory has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Al is survived by hi ...
Mr. Floyd Douglas “Doug” Sims, age 78, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, November 26, 2021.  He lived a full life, died peacefully in his sleep, and is now restore ...

Habersham

Amanda Ann Jones Kelley, 81, Clarkesville
Amanda Ann Jones Kelley, age 81, of Clarkesville, passed away on Friday, November 26, 2021.  Born on November 12, 1940, in Franklin County, she was a daughter of the late J ...
Elbert R. Osteen, 85, Alto
Rev. Elbert R. Osteen, age 85 of Alto, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Friday, November 26, 2021 at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Dozier, Alabama ...

Hall

Floyd William Brantley, 80, Buford, formerly Flowery Branch
Mr. Floyd William Brantley, age 80, of Buford, formerly of Flowery Branch, passed away Friday, November 26, 2021 at his residence, surrounded by his family.   Funeral Se ...
Michael Lee Butler, 57, Gainesville
Michael Lee Butler, age 57, of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, November 26, 2021. Mr. Butler was born on April 16, 1964, in Hall County, to the late Powell and Dorothy Jean ...
Alma Wiley Crane, 90, Lula
Alma Wiley Crane, age 90, of Lula, passed away on Friday, November 26, 2021.    Born on April 3, 1931, in Hall County, she was a daughter of the late Jack and Pauli ...
Betty Ann Summerour, 86, Gainesville
Mrs. Betty Ann Summerour age 86 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Friday November 26, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness. Per Mrs. Summerour wishes no services ...
Franklin Stanley Thomas, 81, Gainesville
FRANKLIN “STANLEY” THOMAS, 81, of Gainesville passed away November 26, 2021. The Funeral will be at 2 p.m. on Monday, November 29, 2021 at Memorial Park North Rivers ...
Anne Greely Titus, 96, Hoschton
Mrs. Anne Greely Titus, age 96, of Hoschton, formerly of Springfield, Ohio and Cincinnati, Ohio, passed away Friday, November 26, 2021 at her residence. Mrs. Titus was born Sept ...

Jackson

Christopher Emerson Durrence -a friend to all- died November 21, 2021. Born December 31, 1971 in Statesboro, Georgia to the late Barney Joe Durrence and the late Barbara Ann Ken ...
Glenda Hardy Kitchens, 70, Carnesville
Ivie Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Glenda Hardy Kitchens, age 70, of Carnesville, who passed away in the comfort of her home on Wednesday November 24, 2021.   Mrs ...
Kevin Benjiman “Ben Ben” Wright, age 15 of Jefferson, GA passed away on Friday, Nov. 26, 2021. Born on Jan. 1, 2006 in Athens, GA, Mr. Wright was the son of Calvin & ...

Lumpkin

Sylvia Grace Cagle, 64, Dahlonega
Mrs. Sylvia Grace Cagle, age 64, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, November 26, 2021.  Mrs. Cagle was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. She was born on March ...

Other

Michael James Moore, 33, Valdosta, Ga.
Michael James Moore, 33, recently of Valdosta, Georgia, and a native of Dahlonega, passed away early Friday morning, November 26. Michael was born December 1, 1987 and gr ...
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.