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Local Obits for Mon. Aug 15th, 2022

Barrow

Stephanie Sharon White, age 62 of Auburn, Ga passed away Monday, August 15, 2022. There are no services at this time. Interment cremation. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home 4532 ...

Forsyth

Mrs. Barbara Jean Heatherly Smith, age 85, of Buford, GA died Monday, August 15, 2022 at Angels Garden Senior Community.  Mrs. Smith was born in Greer, SC to the late Robert F ...

Gwinnett

Edith Ruth Hullender, 85, Gainesville
Mrs. Edith Ruth Hullender, age 85, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, August 15, 2022. Mrs. Hullender was born in Gainesville to the late Henry and Ruth Emma Nix Satterfield.&n ...

Hall

Regina DeHoyos, 75, Flowery Branch
Regina DeHoyos, 75, of Flowery Branch, GA, died Wednesday, August 3, 2022. A Celebration of Life Birthday Party will be held on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 from 5 – 9 PM at ...
Edith Ruth Hullender, 85, Gainesville
Mrs. Edith Ruth Hullender, age 85, of Gainesville, passed away Monday, August 15, 2022.   Mrs. Hullender was born in Gainesville to the late Henry and Ruth Emma Nix Satt ...

Other

Gwendolyn Tigner, 68, Atlanta
Gwendolyn Tigner 68 of Atlanta passed away on Monday, August 15th. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
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.