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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jan 4th, 2022

Dawson

Doris Hulsey Loggins, 87, Dawsonville
Rev. James “Palmour” Loggins, 94, of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away at his residence on January 3rd, 2022 and his beloved wife, Doris Hulsey Loggins, 87, of Dawsonvil ...

Habersham

Coach Shane Dover, 52, Demorest
Coach Shane Dover, age 52, of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 4, 2022.   Coach Dover was born on October 7, 1969 in Stephens County, Geo ...
Rhondal Diane Stephens Kastner, age 56 of Demorest, passed away on Tuesday, January 4, 2022.    Born on January 30, 1965 in Demorest, Georgia, she was the daughter ...
  The Rev. Otis Lavay McCullough, 92, formerly of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away January 4, 2022, following a short illness. A retired Southern Baptist minister, Lavay ha ...
Timmie Ralph “Tim” Sutton, 62, Clarkesville
Timmie Ralph “Tim” Sutton, age 62 of Clarkesville, passed away on Tuesday, January 4, 2022. Born on November 2, 1959, in Clayton, he was a son of Rosie Nelms Sutton ...

Hall

Scott Allen Tritsch, 59, Flowery Branch
Mr. Scott Allen Tritsch, age 59 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services ar ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Margie Jeanette Pannell Barnes, age 72 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Tuesday, January 4, 2022.  Mrs. Barne ...
Linda Jo Coffee Long, 58, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Ms. Linda Jo Coffee Long, age 58 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered rest Tuesday, January 4, 2022.  Ms. Long was born in B ...

Other

Elizabeth Nicole Kramer, 21, Coffeville, MS
      Elizabeth Nicole Kramer, age 21 of Coffeville, Mississippi, passed away on Tuesday, January 4, 2022.  Born on August 24, 2000, in Demorest, Ge ...
Mr. Maxie Eugene “Max” Poole, 89, of Atlanta, died at his home on January 4, 2022. Mr. Poole was born in Lula, Ga on August 12, 1932, son of the late Thomas Claude P ...
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.