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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Sep 15th, 2022

Habersham

Tammy Mae Shelton Martin, 56, Cornelia
Tammy Mae Shelton Martin, age 56 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away September 15, 2022 following a period of declining health.    Born in Cleveland, Tennessee on Apri ...

Hall

Evelyn Juanita Banks-Macon was born on April 30, 1947 in Atlanta, GA to the late Hugh Dorsey Banks and the late Annie Clara Harper-Banks. She was called home to be with the Lord on ...
Chloe Faye Bradford, 4 m, Buford
Infant Chloe Faye Bradford, 4-month-old daughter of Todd and Lindsey Bradford of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, September 15, 2022. She is also survived by her sister, Reese Brad ...
Harry Langley, 74, Gainesville
Memorial Park Braselton Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Harry Langley, age 74, of Gainesville, Georgia, formerly of Punta Gorda, Florida, who passed away on Thursday, Septe ...
Brenda Sue Miller, 67, Gainesville
Mrs. Brenda Sue Miller, age 67, of Gainesville, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Thursday, September 15, 2022.   Mrs. Miller was born in Dahlonega ...
Wanda Adams Young, 60, Gainesville
Wanda Adams Young, age 60, of Gainesville, GA, died Thursday, September 15, 2022. Mrs. Young has been cremated and a service will be held at a later date. Hamilton Mill Memori ...

Jackson

Fred A Banks, 86, Hoschton
The Honorable Fred A Banks, age 86, of Hoschton, GA passed away on Thursday, September 15, 2022. He was preceded in death by parents, Rev. Odell and Mae Tullis Banks; sister, Joyce ...
Tammie Louise Cardona, 58, Commerce
Mrs. Tammie Louise Bowles Cardona, age 58, of Commerce, GA died Thursday, September 15, 2022 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Cardona was born in Commerce to ...

Lumpkin

Ceta Padilla-Mitchell, 37, Dahlonega
Ceta Padilla-Mitchell, age 37, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Thursday, September 15, 2022. Ceta was born in Gainesville, Georgia on April 5, 1985. She was loving, energet ...

Other

Larry Jack Grogan, 78, Danielsville
Larry Jack Grogan, age 78 of Danielsville, GA passed away on Thursday, September 15, 2022.   Born on Dec. 29, 1943 in Atlanta, GA, Mr. Grogan was the son of the late Jac ...
Salvador Santiago, 61, Alpharetta
Salvador Santiago, 61, of Alpharetta, GA, died Thursday, September 15, 2022. Mr. Santiago has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel ...

Stephens

Rick L. Evans, 69, Toccoa
Rick L Evans, age 69, of Toccoa, GA., formerly of Blairsville, GA., passed away peacefully on September 15th, 2022, surrounded by family and loved ones. Rick, a Specialist Five ...
Jabez Jarrett Jones, 88, Toccoa
Jabez Jarrett Jones, age 88 of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away Thursday September 15, 2022 at his home. The son of the late Ramsay Doyle and Margaret (Peggy) Jarrett Jones, he was bor ...
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.