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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Sep 4th, 2022

Hall

Joseph Clinton White, 92, Gainesville
Joseph Clinton White of Gainesville, GA, passed away peacefully on September 4, 2022. Born on September 16, 1929, in Glen Alpine, NC to Summey Lenoir White and Nelle Celeste Long, ...
Jose Mario Canales, 34, Gainesville
Mr. Jose Mario Canales, 34, of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, September 4, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 9, 2022 at St. John Paul II Cath ...
Fred "Dennis" Carpenter, 79, Flowery Branch
Fred "Dennis" Carpenter, of Flowery Branch, was born January 3, 1943 and grew up in Baldwin, Georgia.  He was the son of the late Roy Lee Carpenter and Lorene B ...
Laura Ramsey Haynes, 74, Gainesville
Mrs. Laura Ramsey Haynes was a daughter, sister, mother, grandmother, and great-grand mother. She worked in industrial manufacturing and the food industry for years. She is a faith ...
Alex Velasquez, 28, Gainesville
Alex Velasquez, 28, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, September 4, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, September 9, 2022 in the Chapel of Memorial Park Fu ...
Ronald Stacy Young, 62, Gainesville
Mr. Ronald Stacy Young, age 62, of Gainesville, Georgia, went home to be with Jesus, Sunday morning, September 4, 2022. The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 8:00 pm Wedn ...

Jackson

Alfred Laurie Goldsmith, 76, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Alfred Laurie Goldsmith (Big Al), age 76 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Sunday, September 4, 2022.  Mr. Gold ...
John Keith Martin, Commerce
John Keith Martin of Commerce, Georgia passed away on Sunday, September 4, 2022.
Eutelle Nix, 110, Nicholson
Eutelle Nix passed away peacefully in her sleep on Labor Day morning, September 4, 2022, at the age of 110 years. Born on her family’s farm, in Nicholson, Georgia, on April 2 ...
Mrs. Ora Lautrelle Barnett Richey, age 90, of Jefferson, GA died Sunday, September 4, 2022.  Mrs. Richey was born in Nicholson to the late Jewette and Montine Brock Barnett.&n ...
Mr. Allen Howard Schilling of Braselton, Georgia, was welcomed home by our Lord on Sunday, September 4th, 2022.    Allen was born in Michigan and a graduate of Huds ...
Donald “Duck” Underwood, 64, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Donald “Duck” Underwood, age 64 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered rest Sunday, September 4, 2022.  Mr. ...

Stephens

Mrs. Geraldine Maney Simmons, age 73 of Fowlertown Road, Toccoa passed away Sunday, September 4, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A daughter of the late Tommy Maney ...

White

Gwendell Elwood Bulgin, 82, Cleveland
Gwendell Elwood Bulgin, age 82, of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, September 4, 2022. Mr. Bulgin was born on February 17, 1940, in White County, to the late George and Daisy D ...
Katheryn Humphries London, 91, Cleveland
Katherine was born on March 13, 1931 to Allie & Genevie Humphries of Cleveland, GA. She is preceded in death by her parents: Allie & Genevie Humphries, her husband Verne ...
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.