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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Aug 26th, 2021

Banks

Christopher Jay "Chris" Bachelor, 42 of Maysville passed away Wednesday August 25, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center due to complications of COVID-19. Born ...

Dawson

James Oscar “J.O.” Barnes, III, 77, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Thursday, August 26, 2021 in Athens, GA.  He was born to the late James Oscar and Avie Mae Ba ...
Willis Newton Moore, 75, Dawsonville
Willis Newton Moore of Dawsonville passed away on August 26, 2021.  He was born on January 30, 1946 in Macon, Georgia, to the late Willis and Rosa Moore.  The Moore fa ...

Gwinnett

Dr. Joseph Anthony Johnson, age 63, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, August 26, 2021. He was preceded in death by his father, J.D. Johnson; and son, Stephen Johnson. Dr. John ...
Mark Coleman Miller, 57, Suwanee
Mark Coleman Miller, age 57, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Thursday, August 26, 2021. He was preceded in death by his father, Gerald Miller. Mr. Miller is survived by children, Lyd ...
Jerry Raymond Miller, 77, Sugar Hill
Jerry Raymond Miller, Sr, age 77, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Thursday, August 26, 2021.  He was preceded in death by son, Jerry Raymond Miller, Jr; parents, Vollie and L ...
Harold Robinson, 85, Cartersville, Ga. formerly of Buford
Harold Robinson, age 85, of Cartersville, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, July 17, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Asbury and Mamie Robinson; ...
Daniel Sepe, 67, Lawrenceville
Daniel Sepe, age 67, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Thursday, August 26, 2021. He is survived by his wife of thirty-two years, Mary Sepe of Lawrenceville; sons, Daniel Sepe, J ...

Habersham

Ruby Jean Myers Osborne, 86, Demorest
  Ruby Jean Myers Osborne, age 86 of Demorest, passed away on Thursday, August 26, 2021.  Born in Cleveland, Georgia on September 20, 1934, she was a daughter of ...

Hall

Mary Ann Cooper Kirby, 73, Gainesville
Mrs. Mary Ann Cooper Kirby, 73, of Gainesville passed away on Thursday August 26, 2021 at residence due to complications from Alzheimer’s and COVID surrounded by her loving f ...

Other

Rev. Marvin Oliver Holladay, 83, Blackshear
  Rev. Marvin Oliver Holladay, age 83, of Blackshear, passed away Thursday morning (8/26/21) at Memorial Satilla Health in Waycross following an extended illness.  ...
Patricia 'Patty' Quinones, 77, Waterbury, Connecticut
Patricia "Patty" Quinones - 77, passed away on August 26, 2021, at Broward Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Patricia, affectionately known as "Patty" was born t ...

White

Julia Ann Orr Crowe, 86, Helen
  Julia Ann Orr Crowe, age 86, of Helen, loving and devoted wife passed away on Thursday August 26, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband Curtis Marvin Crowe Jr ...
Martha Holden, 75, Cleveland
Mrs. Martha Holden, age 75, of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, August 26, 2021.  Mrs. Holden was born in Cleveland to the late H.G. Garland and Ruby Kate Hill Staton.  ...
Paulette Rose Humphries, 74, Cleveland
Paulette Rose Humphries, age 74, of Cleveland, GA passed away Thursday, August 26, 2021. She was born in  Florida in 1946 to the late Ed and Rosie Cole. In addition to her ...
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.
Former CDC official from Gainesville dies at age 69
Gainesville native Dr. Thomas Weston Hodge III, the former Director of Immunogenetics at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, died July 31 in St. Simon's Island, Ga.