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Local Obits for Mon. Sep 13th, 2021

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Lacy Kenny, 62, Winder
Born in Brooklyn, NY, Lacy passed away peacefully on September 13, 2021 in her Winder, GA home under Hospice care at the age of 62. She fought a courageous battle against breast ca ...

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Paula Jordan, 84, Cumming
Paula Jordan, 84, passed away Saturday, September 11, 2021, at her home  in Cumming, GA. She was also known as Hunkie of Pap’s Little Bohunkus. A pastor’s wife ...

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Wynelle L. Donaldson, 89, Cumming
Wynelle L. Donaldson age 89, of Cumming, GA, passed away on September 13, 2021. She is survived by her children, Carrie (Scotty) Garmon of Cumming, GA, Don Hester of Rockmart, G ...

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Jeffery "Jeff" P. Martin, 57, Sugar Hill
Jeffery “Jeff” P. Martin, age 57, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Monday, September 13, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Henry Martin.  He ...

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William Herbert Edwards, 90, Clarkesville
Mr. William Herbert Edwards (Herbert), age 90, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, September 13, 2021, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Braselton, from complicatio ...

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Edith Cardozo, 95, Oakwood
Mrs. Edith Cardozo, 95, of Oakwood, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at her residence. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Born on May 22, 1926 in Port Au ...
Joseph Peter Carnevale, 67, Gainesville
Mr. Joseph Peter Carnevale, 67, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021. A memorial service will be held Thursday, September 16th at 2PM at The Chap ...
James Vincent Montalto, 95, Flowery Branch
Mr. James Vincent Montalto, age 95, of Flowery Branch Georgia passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at The Oaks at Limestone. Funeral Services will be at 3:00 P.M. Friday, Sept ...
Geann Winters, 62, Gainesville
Ms. Geann Winters was born March 8th in Demorest, GA to the late Pearvin Winters and Ruth Burce Winters. Geann spent the majority of her life in Cornelia, GA. While there she atten ...

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Reverend Rick Couch, 66, Commerce
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Reverend Rick Couch, age 66, of Commerce, Georgia, who passed away on Monday, September 13, 2021. Rick was born in Charleston, South Carol ...
Mrs. Bertha (Bramblett) Jennings Fields, age 94 of Hoschton, Georgia, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at Arbor Terrace of Hamilton Mill, Dacula, Georgia. The family will ...

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Henry Wade Ivester, 71, Toccoa
  Mr. Henry Wade Ivester, age 71 of Hickory Circle, Toccoa passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville. A son of th ...
Mrs. Rebecca Joyce King Pitts, age 53 of Julian Westmoreland Drive, Martin passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital, Lavonia, Georgia. A ...

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Jerome Costa, 92, Sautee
Jerome Joseph Costa, age 92, of Sautee, passed away on Monday, September 13, 2021. Mr. Costa was born on August 9, 1929, in Athens, Georgia, to the late Lawrence and Loretta Cal ...
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.