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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jun 6th, 2021

Banks

Ruth Reed Ervin, 76, Lula
Ruth Reed Ervin, age 76 of Lula entered heaven Sunday June 6, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her family. Ruth was born June 13, 1944 in Gainesville to the late Ulyses & ...

Dawson

Roger D. Slaton, 80, Dawsonville
Roger D. Slaton, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday June 6, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Slaton was born May 25, 1941 to the late Charles and Kathleen Slaton ...

Forsyth

John P. Knudsen, 91, Cumming
  John P. Knudsen 91, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on Sunday, June 6th, 2021. John is preceded in death by his wife; Helen Knudsen. He is survived by his children; ...

Gwinnett

Betty Witt Lloyd, 72, Buford
Betty Witt Lloyd, age 72, of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Calvin M. Lloyd. She is survived by her daughter, Am ...

Habersham

  Thelma Armour Brock, age 90 of Alto, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021.  Born in Lula, Georgia on April 3, 1931, she was a daughter of the late Jack Armour an ...
Hoyt Benton Parson, 88, Alto
Hoyt Benton Parson, age 88 of Alto, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021.    Born in Cornelia, Georgia on March 14, 1933, he was a son of the late Purvie Benton Pars ...

Hall

Dianne (Davis) Coughlan, 83, Gainesville
Dianne (Davis) Coughlan, age 83, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021, following a long illness. Dianne was born April 15, 1938 in Alexandria, Virginia to t ...
Clifford Wayne Spell, 82, Flowery Branch
Mr. Clifford Wayne Spell, age 82, of Flowery Branch, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021 at his residence. Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, June 9, 2021 at Flat ...

Jackson

Paul Edwin Bullock, 82, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Paul Edwin Bullock, age 82 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, June 6, 2021.  Mr. Bullock was born in Wintervi ...
Mr. Brantley Roy Lee Maney age 56 of Arcade, Ga passed away on Saturday June 06, 2021 following an extended illness. Graveside services will be held in Memorial Park Cemetery, date ...
  Mr. Willie H. “Bill” Sanders, age 89 of Maysville passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021 at his residence.  Mr. Sanders was born on November 6, 1931 in Jeff ...

Lumpkin

Richard John Becker, 78, Dahlonega
Mr. Richard John Becker, age 78, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021.   Mr. Becker was born in Cleveland, Ohio on November 24, 1942 to the late James Edward an ...
Richard Errol Lampkin, 57, Dahlonega
Mr. Richard Errol Lampkin, age 57, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021.  Richard was born in Norfolk, VA on September 17, 1963 to the late Rodney and Sandra L ...

Stephens

Bobby Junior Gibson, 49, Toccoa
Mr. Bobby Junior Gibson, age 49 of Rumsey Avenue, Toccoa passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Bobby E. Gibson and Betty Jean Hardman Gibson, he ...
William Hal Grafton, 69, Toccoa
Mr. William Hal Grafton, age 69 of Cawthon Road, Toccoa passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Joe P. and Jewell Ivester Grafton, he was born Novem ...

White

James Dewitt DuBois, 88, Cleveland
James Dewitt DuBois, age 88, of Cleveland entered his heavenly home on Sunday, June 6, 2021.   Mr. DuBois was born on February 10, 1933, in Savannah, Georgia, to the lat ...
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.