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Mary Elizabeth Demore Ivester
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Funeral services for Mary Elizabeth Demore Ivester, 94, of Clarkesville, were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Turnerville with the Rev. Hal Cason officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Ivester died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, at her residence.

Born June 24, 1918, in Habersham County, she was the daughter of the late William and Clifford Cross Demore. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dee Cee Ivester; son, Horace C. Ivester; sisters, Gladys McNeely and Mildred Demore; and brothers, Harold Demore and Louis Demore.

Mrs. Ivester was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Annette and George Gibson of Clarkesville; son and daughter-in-law, Billy Ray and Florence Ivester of Clarkesville; daughter-in-law, Darlene Ivester of Clarkesville; granddaughters, Sherrie Swift, Sharman Kirby and Cindy Smith; grandson, Tom Ivester; as well as eight great grandchildren. She was the last member of her immediate family.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Northeast Georgia Medical Center, 2150 Limestone Parkway, Suite 222, Gainesville, GA 30501.

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Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.

The Northeast Georgian

October 3, 2012