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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jan 8th, 2022

Dawson

Raymond F. “Buddy” Thomason, 76, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday, January 8, 2022. Born February 18, 1945 in East Chicago, Indiana to the late Richard and Helen ...

Gwinnett

Linda Caceres, Buford
Linda Caceres entered into eternal rest on January 8th 2022 at Gwinnett Northside Hospital. Linda was born on April 5th 1931 to the late Aurelio & Maria Zambrano in Lima Per ...
Mrs. Donnie Lancaster Roebuck, 85, of Buford, GA passed away Saturday, January 8, 2022. She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Edwin Roebuck; parents, Ernest, and Lo ...

Habersham

Joyce Elaine Moore Deatcher, 78, Clarkesville
Joyce Elaine Moore Deatcher 78, of Clarkesville, Georgia, died Saturday, January 8, 2022 at Habersham Home. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on November 07, 1943, she was a daughte ...
Johnny Lee Gosnell, 39, Cornelia
Johnny Lee Gosnell, age 39, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday, January 8, 2022. Mr. Gosnell was born August 15, 1982 in Habersham County, Georgia. He was preceded in ...
Mrs. Rhonda Christine Miller age 45 of Alto, Ga passed away on Saturday January 08, 2022 at her residence following a sudden illness.    Funeral services are scheduled ...
Mary Etta Gerrells Simmemon, age 99, of Demorest, passed away on Saturday, January 8, 2022.  Born on June 16, 1922, in Cleveland, she was a daughter of the late John and Lo ...
Imogene Armour Wade, 86, Demorest
Imogene Armour Wade, age 86 of Demorest, passed away on Saturday, January 8, 2022. Born on March 25, 1935, in Lula, she was a daughter of the late Leco and Polly Waters Armour.& ...

Hall

Ernie Lee Aldridge, Jr., 48, Gillsville
Ernie Lee Aldridge, Jr., age 48, of Gillsville, passed away on Saturday, January 8, 2022. Born on May 6, 1973, in Gainesville, he was a son of Brenda Dianne Bellotte Aldridge of ...
Mildred Jeanette Collins, 92, Gainesville
Mildred Jeanette Collins age 92 of Gainesville entered heaven Saturday January 8, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Mildred was born June 30, 1929 in Ja ...
John Marion Kidd, 81, Gainesville
Mr. John Marion Kidd, 81, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, January 8, 2022 at his residence. Per Mr. Kidd’s request no services will be held. Born on December 3, 1 ...
Wallace Clyde Scott, 77, Flowery Branch
Mr. Wallace Clyde Scott, 77, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, January 8, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton Campus. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 ...

White

Mamie Sutton, 93, Cleveland
Mamie Sutton, age 93 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, January 8, 2022. Ms. Sutton was born April 8, 1928, in White County to the late Robert and Lillie Shelnut Pruitt. Mamie ...
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.