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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Aug 3rd, 2022


Gegee Ann Cook, 70, Winder
Gegee Ann Cook, age 70, of Winder passed away Wednesday, August 3, 2022.  Survivors include her son Steve Alan Cook; daughter Mary Daniel and husband Johnny all of Winder; sis ...


Alan James King, 46, Buford
Alan James King, 46, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, August 3, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Paul King, Sr. and Leona of Durant, MS; and m ...


Martha Lily Adair Daley, 93, Clarkesville
Martha Lily Adair Daley of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away peacefully at home on August 3, 2022.    Martha was born on May 7, 1929 in Toccoa, Georgia to William a ...


Timothy Charles Barrett, 63, Gainesville
Timothy Charles Barrett, age 63, of Gainesville entered rest Wednesday August 3, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Braselton with his family by his side. Timothy, Ti ...
Stella Mae Brown, 79, Gainesville
Stella Mae Brown was born on January 18, 1943 in Memphis Tennessee to the late Marie Harrison and Ed Brown. She departed this life on Wednesday August 3rd, 2022 at Northeast Georgi ...
Stephen Russell Monroe, 71, Clayton formerly of Gainesville
Stephen Russell Monroe age 71 of Clayton formerly of Gainesville entered heaven Wednesday August 3, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville. Steve was born in ...
William A Moore, 56, Gainesville
William A Moore 56 of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, August 3rd. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home.
Marilyn Pat Sailors, 79, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Marilyn Pat Webb Sailors, age 79 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 at her residence. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, August 8, 2022 in ...


Wanda Sue Barrett “Lil Sue” age 66, entered into eternal rest on August 3, 2022 at Piedmont Athens Hospital.   Sue was the daughter of the late Barbra Norton ...
John C. Cody, 78, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. John C. Cody, age 78 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Wednesday, August 3, 2022.  Mr. Cody was born in Jefferson, Georgia a ...


Joel Dean, 79, Dahlonega
Joel Dean, Age 79 of Dahlonega Georgia passed away on August 3rd, 2022, following an extended illness. Joel was born on January 28 ...


Dora Ivey Sumner, 73, Cleveland
Dora Ivey Sumner, age 73, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2022. Mrs. Sumner was born on January 12, 1949, in Atlanta, Georgia, to the late Dallas and Lena Blal ...
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.