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Local Obits for Fri. Sep 9th, 2022


Gonzalo H. Dalton, 74, Suwanee
Gonzalo H. Dalton, age 74, of Suwanee, GA, passed away on Friday, September 9, 2022.  He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Cheri Dalton of Suwanee, GA; children Michelle (M ...
Shirley Coggins Parker, age 77, of Jonesboro, GA, formerly of Buford, GA, passed away on Friday, September 9, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her husband Alan Parker; fath ...


Rev. Kendall Dale Mann, 52, Clarkesville
Rev. Kendall Dale Mann, age 52 of Clarkesville took his heavenly flight home to be with the Lord on Friday, September 09, 2022.   Funeral services are scheduled for 11:0 ...


Shirley Brown Ward, 72, Murrayville
Mrs. Shirley Brown Ward, age 72, of Murrayville, passed away on Friday, September 9, 2022. She was born on April 18, 1950, in Lumpkin County to the late Sam Brown and the late Doro ...
Albert (Buddy) G. Myers Jr., 85, Gainesville
  Mr. Albert (Buddy) G. Myers, Jr., age 85, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on September 9, 2022.   Buddy was born on September 5, 1937 in Brinkley, ...


Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Molly (Elizabeth Inez) Feather Cates, age 74 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered rest Friday, September 9, 2022.  Mr ...


Marvin Wayne Wigley, 74, Dahlonega
Mr. Marvin Wayne Wigley, age 74, of Dahlonega, went to his Heavenly home on September 9, 2022.   Marvin was born in Dahlonega, GA, on December 28, 1947. He is survived ...


Annie Jim Adams Ayers, 100, Martin
Mrs. Annie Jim Adams Ayers, age 100 of Tom’s Creek Road, Martin passed away Friday, September 9, 2022 at The Overlook Assisted Living. A daughter of the late Lawrence ...
James Dudley Eddins, 87, Springfield Missouri
Mr. James Dudley Eddins, 87, of Springfield, Missouri, passed away Friday, September 9, 2022.   A Graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 14, ...
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.