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Local Obits for Thu. Feb 25th, 2021


Kathleen Mary Sullivan, 68, Bethlehem
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Ms. Kathleen Mary Sullivan, age 68, of Bethlehem, Georgia, who passed away on Thursday, February 25, 2021. Ms. Sullivan was b ...


Timothy Joseph Alman, 71, Dawsonville
Timothy Joseph Alman, 71 of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Thursday, February 25, 2021 after an extended illness.  He was born in Cleveland, OH on May 13, 1949 to the late Nor ...


Loy Dow Reid, 88, a lifelong resident of Forsyth County passed away Thursday, February 25, 2021. Loy was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in the Korean War from 1950-1953. Follow ...


Peggy Virginia Hill Taylor, 88, Clarkesville
Peggy Virginia Hill Taylor died Thursday, February 25, 2021 at Habersham Home East in Demorest, GA.   She was born January 26, 1933 to the late Claude and Lucy Sloan Hil ...
Alvin Eugene “Gene” Thompson, age 77 of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville, passed away Thursday, February 25. 2021.  Born in Clayton, Georgia on July 18, 1 ...


Ralph Marshall Howington, 87, Gainesville
Ralph Marshall Howington, 87 of Gainesville passed away Thursday February 25, 2021 at his residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Howington was the son of the la ...
David Neal, 61, Gainesville
David Neal, age 61 died Thursday, February 25, 2021. He was born in Albany, Georgia on October 15, 1959 to Russell and Anne Neal.        He was a 1977 gradua ...


Merle Edins Williamson, 89, Jefferson
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Merle Edins Williamson, age 89 of Jefferson, Georgia and the Arcade Community who entered into rest Thursday, February 25, ...
Linda Evans Holder, 77, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Linda Evans Holder, age 77 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, February 25, 2021.  Mrs. Holder was ...


Marianne Inman, 71, Cleveland
Marianne Inman, age 71, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, February 25, 2021. Ms. Inman was born on August 18, 1949, in Bay City, Texas, to the late Thomas Edward McMillan S ...
William Timothy “Bill” Landress age 69 of Cleveland passed away Thursday February 25, 2021. Bill was born March 5, 1951 in Trion, Georgia to the late Hewlette & ...
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...
Betty White, TV’s Golden Girl, dies at 99
Actor Betty White, whose saucy, up-for-anything charm made her a television mainstay for more than 60 years, has died
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.