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Local Obits for Sat. Sep 3rd, 2022


Don-Chang Lee, 93, Lawrenceville
Don-Chang Lee, 93 of Lawrenceville, died Saturday September 3, 2022 No services will be held at this time. Those wishing to send online condolences to the family may do so at ...


Marjorie Carolyn Martin, age 74, of Habersham County, Georgia passed away on Saturday, September 3, 2022.   Ms. Martin was born on May 14, 1948, in Alto, Georgia to the ...


Thomas Scott Hiers, 62, Gainesville
Thomas Scott Hiers 62, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday September 3, 2022. Born in Athens, Georgia, Mr. Hiers lived in Habersham County for a number of years before mov ...
Stuart William Cowan, 79, Gainesville
Mr. Stuart William Cowan, 79, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, September 3, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville. Memorial services will be held at 3:00 p.m ...
Joshua Wilkes Latimer, N/A, Murphy, N.C.
Joshua Wilkes Latimer passed away at Renewed Hope Ministries in Murphy, NC.  He was employed at United Grocery Outlet and Renewed Hope Thrift Store in Murphy, NC. The famil ...
Diane Savage, 69, Lula
Diane Savage, age 69 of Lula, passed away Saturday, September 3, 2022. Mrs. Savage was born March 5, 1953 in Toccoa to the late Alonzo and Clara Holbrooks Webb. Diane was the ow ...
Florence King Wright, Gainesville
  Florence King Wright passed away September 3rd, 2022 at North East Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA. Florence was born August 23, 1930 in Atlanta Georgia to t ...


John Stephen Moak, 76, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. John Stephen Moak, age 76 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Saturday, September 3, 2022.  Mr. Moak was born in ...
Sarah Elizabeth Stevens, 93, Braselton
Sarah Elizabeth Stevens, age 93, of Braselton passed away Saturday, September 3, 2022.  Survivors include her son  Pastor James Allen Stevens, Jr. and wife Wanda; daug ...


Rebecca C. Robinson (Becky), age 79 of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Saturday, August 3, 2022. Rebecca was born on September 19, 1942 to the late RV Cox and Alberta Hopewell ...


Sherry Jane Cotton, 62, Winter Haven, FL
Sherry Jane Cotton, age 62 of Winter Haven, Florida, passed away on Saturday, September 03, 2022.  Born on June 30, 1960, in Commerce, Georgia, she was a daughter of the la ...
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.