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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jul 25th, 2021

Hall

 Mrs. Patsy Gail Millwood Carpenter, age 80 of Oakwood, passed away on Sunday, July 25, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled ...
 Mrs. Patsy Gail Millwood Carpenter, age 80 of Oakwood, passed away on Sunday, July 25, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled ...
Michael Scott Norman, 54, Gainesville
  Michael Scott Norman, 54, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on July 25th, 2021. He was born April 29th, 1967 in Gainesville, Georgia and was the son of Marie Palmer ...
Margaret W. Osborne, 91, Gainesville
Margaret W. Osborne, 91, of Gainesville passed away Sunday July 25, 2021.  Mrs. Osborne was born in Gainesville on August 17, 1929 to the late Hubert and Fannie Browner Whelch ...
Rosa Beatrice Samples, 90, Gainesville
              Mrs. Rosa Beatrice Samples, age 90 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, July 25, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center ...

Jackson

Todd Powers, 50, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Todd Powers, age 50 of Jefferson, Georgia, who entered rest Sunday, July 25, 2021. Mr. Powers was born in Vienna, Georgia, a son to th ...
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.