November 27, 2014
Obituaries

Rev. Paris Whitworth
Funeral services for the Rev. Paris Whitworth, 88, of Clarkesville, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Thomas Gragg and Geoff...
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Terrell ‘Terry’ Megginson Walton
Funeral services for Terrell “Terry” Megginson Walton, 51, of Cornelia – loving mother, transcendent pianist, contagious laugher and devoted servant of Christ – died Oct. 17, 2013, at her home from...
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Henry Garland ‘Whit’ Nicholson
Funeral services for Henry Garland “Whit” Nicholson, 90, of Clarkesville were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, at Hills Crossing Baptist Church with the Rev. Walter Singletary, the Rev. Terry Rice a...
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Colleen Harrison Wheeler
A memorial service for Colleen Harrison Wheeler, 57, of Demorest, was held Oct. 22 at her residence. Mrs. Wheeler died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudde...
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Floyd Lee Sellers Jr.
Funeral services for Floyd Lee Sellers Jr., 76, of Cornelia, were held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, at Grace Baptist Church, Cornelia, with the Rev. Jerrell Beatty, the Rev. Roy Lee Mitchell and the...
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Purney Lewallen Stowe Dockery
Funeral services for Purney Lewallen Stowe Dockery, 92, of Palm Coast, Fla., formerly of Cornelia, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Oct. 23, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with th...
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Gladys Dean
Gladys Dean, 89, of Cleveland, died Oct. 15, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today, Oct. 18, at Union Grove Congregational Holiness Church. Barrett Funeral Home, Cleveland.
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Rev. Paris Whitworth
The Rev. Paris Whitworth, 88, of Clarkesville, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge ...
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Sandra Carol Loggins Sanders
Sandra Carol Loggins Sanders, 67, of Cornelia, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge ...
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George Dean Telford
Funeral services for George Dean Telford, 92, of Cornelia, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at Cornelia United Methodist Church with Dr. Jay Hughes officiating. Burial will follow in Yon...
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Charles R. Worthington
Charles R. Worthington, 69, of Clarkesville, died Sept. 8, 2013. A memorial service was held Sept. 21, at St. James Overcoming Church in Dalton. Moss-Stovall-Neal Funeral Home, Toccoa.
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J. Tobey Wright
Funeral services for J. Tobey Wright, 71, of Hollingsworth Community, Alto, were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. David Turner offic...
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Constance Faith Howard Thieme
Memorial services for Constance Faith Howard Thieme, 50, of Clarkesville, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13, at Bethlehem Baptist Church with the Rev. John Wood and family members officiating. Mr...
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Gennieve Anderson Sanders
Funeral services for Gennieve Anderson Sanders, 89, of Baldwin, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Scott Brown, the Rev. Frank Sai...
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Ralph T. Crouch Jr.
Funeral services for Ralph T. Crouch Jr., 85, of Turnerville, will be held at 11 a.m. today, Oct. 16, at The Torch Worship Center, Demorest, with Pastor Mike Franklin and the Rev. Ron Glaze officia...
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Lee Barrett
Funeral services for Lee Barrett, 78, of Cornelia, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. Terry Benfield and the Rev. John Graha...
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Albert F. ‘Whitey’ Drost
A memorial service for Albert F. “Whitey” Drost, 82, of Clarkesville, and Haines City, Fla., will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Re...
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Carol Elizabeth Spears
A celebration of life service for Carol Elizabeth Spears, 64, of Baldwin, will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, in the chapel of Alexander Funeral Home, Cleveland. Ms. Spears died Monday, O...
Oct 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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Joel Francis Klinger
Memorial services for Joel Francis Klinger, 63, of Cleveland, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Ralph Adkinson officiat...
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Nora Jean Patrick
Funeral services for Nora Jean Patrick, 68, of Cornelia, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with Sister Doris Manning and the Rev. Michael Patric...
Oct 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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Darlene Roberts Hill
Funeral services for Darlene Roberts Hill, 79, of Demorest, were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with Chaplain John Reeser officiating. Bur...
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Ellen Payne Dalton
Funeral services for Ellen Payne Dalton, 78, of Sandy Springs, were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home. Burial followed in Harmony Baptist Church...
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Claude Henry Marcus
Funeral services for Claude Henry Marcus, 80, of Clarkesville, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, at Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville, with the Rev. Raymond Payne and the Rev. Jan Devereaux ...
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Ann M. Nations
Graveside services for Ann M. Nations, 83, of Baldwin, were held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, at Level Grove Cemetery with Pastor Terry Rice officiating. Mrs. Nations died Oct. 6, 2013, at Habersham ...
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Opal Mae Wimpy
Opal Mae Wimpy, 77, of Cleveland, died Oct. 2, 2013. No formal memorial services will be held. Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
Oct 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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Demmie Lucille Shirley Mason
Funeral services for Demmie Lucille Shirley Mason, 81, of Mt. Airy, will be held at 2 p.m. today, Oct. 4, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with Larry Whitfield officiating. Burial...
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Clifford Loy Sanford Smith
Graveside service for Clifford Loy Sanford Smith, 71, of Clarkesville, were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, at Clarkesville Memorial Cemetery. Mr. Smith died Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at Peachtree...
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William Phillip ‘Bill’ Sands
Funeral services for William Phillip “Bill” Sands, 79, of Clarkesville, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Tommy Stowe officiating. Burial will follo...
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Marshall McMahan
Memorial services for Marshall McMahan, 77, of Mt. Airy, will be held at noon Saturday, Oct. 5, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with David Terrell officiating. Entombment will fo...
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Kenneth Wayne Pennington
Services to celebrate and honor the life of Kenneth Wayne Pennington, 80, of Clarkesville, and his devotion to Jesus Christ are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at Helen First Baptist Church...
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Jo Wikle Cook
Funeral service for Jo Wikle Cook, 72, of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at Providence Baptist Church. Burial will follow the service in the churc...
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David Jarrell
Funeral services for David Jarrell, 62, of Cleveland, were held at 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 30, at McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Lester Haynes and the Rev. Junior Robinson...
Oct 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eva Johnson Green
Memorial services for Eva Johnson Green, 98, of Baldwin, are scheduled for 3 p.m. today, Oct. 2, at Nacoochee Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Robert Prim officiating. Mrs. Green died Sunday, Sept...
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James Edward Stanton
James Edward Stanton, 78, of Demorest, died Sept. 26, 2013. A memorial service for Mr. Stanton will be held in Florida at a later date. Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
Sep 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roxie Lucille Beck Shope Lee
Graveside services for Roxie Lucille Beck Shope Lee, 90, of Cornelia, were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at Level Grove Cemetery with the Rev. Roy Lee officiating. Mrs. Lee died Wednesday, Se...
Sep 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
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Martha Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Davis Murray
Graveside services for Martha Elizabeth “Betty” Davis Murray, 85, of Cornelia, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, at Yonah Memorial Gardens with Larry Whitfield officiating. Mrs. Murray died Su...
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James Milton Crow
Funeral services for James Milton Crow, 65, of Mt. Airy, will be held at 11 a.m. today, Sept. 25, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with Pastor Scott Dent and the Rev. Julia Rauten...
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Eunice Bell Ferguson
Funeral services for Eunice Bell Ferguson, 78, of Alto, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, from the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with Bishop Clarence Reynolds, the Rev...
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Jamenell Doris Phillips
A memorial graveside service for Jamenell Doris Phillips, 88, of Pelion, S.C., beloved wife of the late Nelson Lee Phillips, will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at Level Grove Cemetery w...
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Robert Allen
A private graveside memorial will be held for Robert Allen, 83, of Demorest. Mr. Allen died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013. Born Feb. 14, 1930, in Fountain Hill, Pa., he was the son of the late Ann Allen...
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