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Local Obits for Sun. May 9th, 2021

Banks

James M. Cash, 59, Hollingsworth
James M. Cash, age 59, of the Hollingsworth Community, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2021. Mr. Cash was born on December 20, 1961 in Boynton Beach, Florida to the late M ...

Dawson

Jack Howard Nance, Dawsonville formerly of Greenville
Mr. Jack Howard Nance, formerly of Wildwood Road, Greenville, passed away on Sunday, May 9th, at North GA Assisted Living in Dawsonville, GA.  Jack was born in Gaffney, SC ...

Forsyth

Robert Houston Allie Jr., age 70, of Cumming, GA, passed away on May 9, 2021. He enjoyed the VFW, Auto Crusade Car Club.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and El ...

Habersham

Myra Sue Carlan Bohannon, 76, Demorest
Myra Sue Carlan Bohannon, age 76 of Demorest, passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2021.  Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on December 13, 1944, she was a daughter of the late John W ...

Hall

Alger (Al) Kozlowski, 68, Gainesville
Mr. Alger “Al” Kozlowski, age 68, of Gainesville passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2021 at Hamilton Place Personal Living. Mr. Kozlowski was born October 4, 1952 to the ...
Joshua Wesley Roper, 34, Gainesville
Joshua Wesley Roper, 34, of Gainesville passed away May 9, 2021. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Joshua was a graduate of North Hall High School. He was a foreman with ...

Jackson

Ramon Barreras-Flores, 26, Jefferson
Mr. Ramon Barreras-Flores, 26, of Jefferson, passed away Sunday, May 9, 2021.   Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at St. John Paul II ...

Lumpkin

Dr. David John Miller went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 9, 2021 surrounded by his wife and children and their spouses. He was born in St. Louis Missouri on August 22, 19 ...
Janice Lynn Reeves, 74, Dahlonega
Mrs. Janice Lynn Reeves, age 74, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on May 9, 2021. She was born in Manchester, Georgia on January 3, 1947 to the late John Lewis Hudgins and the lat ...

Other

Robert Lee Burruss, Macedonia Community
Robert Lee Burruss, of the Macedonia Community in Cherokee County, was born February 17, 1932, and passed away May 9, 2021. A Deacon at Oak Grove Baptist Church in Cumming, Robe ...
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Annie Faye Stringer Gallagher, age 72, of Kennesaw, Georgia who passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2021. Mrs. Gallagher was b ...

White

Gloria Gertrude Hooper, 93, Cleveland
Mrs. Gloria Gertrude Hooper, 93, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, May 9, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 in the Chapel of Memorial P ...
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.