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Local Obits for Sat. Jul 24th, 2021


David Wilson, 71, Dawsonville
David Wilson, 71, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday July 24, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Born August 24, 1949 to the late Garvis and G ...


Dolores Spires Glisson, 88, Lawrenceville
Dolores Spires Glisson, age 88, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-nine years, Arthur Glisson; and son, ...
Marie F. Inman, 89, Johns Creek
  Marie F. Inman, age 89, of Johns Creek, GA passed away July 24, 2021, Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georgia in charge of arrangements.


Gary Allen Baggett, 56, Oakwood
Gary Allen Baggett age 56 of Oakwood entered rest Saturday July 24, 2021 at his residence. Gary was born in Yuba City, California to the late Jessie & Sharon Krause Baggett. ...
Terrell Winford Chapman, 79, Clermont
Terrell Winford Chapman, 79 of Clermont, passed away Saturday, July 24, 2021 at NGMC-ICU. The family will receive friends Friday, August 6th from 5:00-7:00 PM at Memorial Park Nort ...


Minnie Lou Sexton, 90, Pineview, Ga.
Minnie Lou Sexton, age 90, of Pineview, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Mrs. Sexton was born on November 17, 1930, in White County, to the late Alonzo and Add ...


JL Isbell, Toccoa
JL Isbell went to be with our Lord on Saturday July 24, 2021.  A son of the late Carl and Hattie Wilbanks Isbell, he was born September 26, 1934. JL was 86 years old and wa ...
Ralph Leon White, 76, Toccoa
Mr. Ralph Leon White, age 76 of Rosedale Street, Toccoa passed away Saturday, July 24, 2021 at his residence. A son of the late Joe Andy White and Vivian Whitfield White, he was ...


Willie Mae Adams Truelove, 82, Cleveland
Willie Mae Adams Truelove, 82, passed away peacefully on July 24, 2021, surrounded by family. A life-long resident of White County, she was the daughter of Herschel and Zena Mae Ad ...
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.