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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Sep 9th, 2021

Banks

Melvin Douglas Morris, age 67 of Lula, GA passed away on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021.   Born on Nov. 17, 1953 in Banks County, GA, Mr. Morris was the son of the late W.S. and Ma ...

Gwinnett

Margie Wood Armburst, 62, Buford
Margie Wood Armbrust, age 62, of Buford, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, the 9th of September, 2021. Margie was born on August 20th, 1959 in Norcross, Georgia.  As the ol ...

Habersham

Tiffany Ann Medlin Moss, 41, Mt. Airy
Tiffany Ann Medlin Moss, age 41, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, September 1, 2021.    Born on June 3, 1980, in Habersham County, Georgia, ...
Alice Kay Templeton, 59, Demorest
Alice Kay Templeton, age 59 of Demorest, passed away on Thursday, September 9, 2021.  Born in Las Vegas, Nevada on April 17, 1962, she was a daughter of the late Bob Lee Te ...

Hall

Gary Allen Dean, 74, Flowery Branch
Gary Allen Dean, age 74, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Thursday, September 9, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Vaughn and Cliffie Dean.  He is survi ...
Todd Christopher Faulkner, 60, Gainesville
Todd Christopher Faulkner is the son of the late Annie M. Hopkins and Henry Murdough. He attended elementary school at White Sulfur and graduated from East Hall High School in 1981 ...
Mrs. Elizabeth “Beth” Doris Hanson Moye, age 70 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at her sister’s residence following an extended illness ...
Mrs. Sherry Susanna (Mullin) Strickland, 71, of Lula, passed away Thursday, September 9, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A Celebration of Life service will be held at ...

Jackson

Austin Lee Fontes, 17, Commerce
Austin Lee Fontes, age 17 of Commerce, GA passed away on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021.   Born on Sept. 28, 2003, he was the son of David Denton and Tonia Clark Hudson Fontes. ...

Lumpkin

Charles "Ray" Taylor, 64, Dahlonega
Charles Ray Taylor, 64, passed in peace Thursday, September 9, 2021. Born and raised in Sweetwater, TN, the son of Earl and Bernice Taylor, he was a lifelong resident of Dahlonega. ...

Other

Timothy Darrill Burgess, age 63, of Canton, GA, passed away Thursday, August 26, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Minnie Burgess; brothers, Johnny Burgess ...
Charles Scott Carter, 63, Metter
Charles “Charlie” Scott Carter, 63 of Metter, GA passed away on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at his residence.  He was born in Decatur, GA to the late Harold and Ch ...

Stephens

Jean Carswell Scott, 89, Toccoa
Mrs. Jean Carswell Scott, age 89, of Falls Road, Toccoa passed away Thursday, September 9, 2021 at the Over Look Senior Living. The daughter of the late Charles Hadden and Margaret ...

White

Calvin Kenneth Autry, 88, Cleveland
Calvin Kenneth Autry, age 88 of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, September 9, 2021.   Mr. Autry was born on October 17, 1932, in Cleveland, GA, to the late Toy and Cl ...
Sandra McCallister, 65, Cleveland
Sandra McCallister, age 65, passed away Thursday, September 9, 2021. Sandra was a member of Union Grove Congregational Holiness Church and was a beloved wife, mother, grandmothe ...
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.