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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Dec 7th, 2021


Theron Downey Bryant, 89, Gillsville
    Theron Downey Bryant age 89, of Gillsville entered heaven in the early morning hours of Tuesday December 7, 2021. He passed away peacefully in hi ...


Stephen Dale Burgess, 70, Buford
Stephen Dale Burgess, 70, passed away peacefully at home on December 7, 2021. He was a loving son, husband, father and grandfather. He made friends easily and golf was his fav ...
Stewart Mitchell, 36, Auburn
Stewart Mitchell, 36, of Auburn, GA, died Tuesday, December 7, 2021. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 6:30 PM at Zion Hill Baptist Church, Buford. Past ...


Mildred Grogan, 87, Cornelia
Mildred Grogan, age 87, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, December 7, 2021. Mrs. Grogan was born on June 1, 1934 in Dawson County, Georgia to the late E.J. and Annie ...


Brenda Key Clarke, 79, Gainesville
Ms. Brenda Key Clarke, age 79, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, December 7, 2021. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Sunday, December 12, 2021 at Memorial P ...
Doloris "Dee" Parmer, Gainesville
Doloris “Dee'' Parmer - Born December 13, 1944, in Mobile County, Alabama, and was a resident of Gainesville, Georgia, died December 7, 2021. She enjoyed watching ...
Rev. Ronald Lenair "Bullet" Tatum, 86, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, December 7, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 11, 2021 ...


Robert Coleman Bradberry, 93, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Robert Coleman Bradberry, age 93 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Tuesday, December 7, 2021.  Mr. Bradberry wa ...


Casey Lynn Outz, 43, Toccoa
Mr. Casey Lynn Outz, age 43 of Orlando Drive, Toccoa went to be with his Heavenly Father on Tuesday, December 7, 2021. A son of Bobby Gene Outz and Diane Mote Funderburk, he was ...
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.