August 29, 2014
Obituaries

Billy Allen Dodd
Billy Allen Dodd, 86, of Mt. Airy, died April 30, 2014. Memorial services are scheduled for 2 p.m., May 3, at Chopped Oak Baptist Church. Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Betty Lou Croy
Funeral services for Betty Lou Croy, 73, of Cornelia, were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Terry Benfield and the Rev. Clarence...
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Debbie Webb
Funeral services for Debbie Webb, 62, of Varnville, S.C., will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 4, at The Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Home, Varnville-Hampton Chapel. Burial will follow in Sandy ...
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Ethel Lanette Erwin Ivester Smith
Funeral services for Ethel Lanette Erwin Ivester Smith, 86, of Cornelia, are scheduled for 2:30 p.m. today, May 2, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Roy Lee Mitchell o...
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Rebecca Alexander McCrackin
Rebecca Alexander McCrackin, 83, of Homer, died April 24, 2014. No formal services are planned. Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Zella Autry Wilbanks
Zella Autry Wilbanks, 86, of Gainesville, died April 26, 2014. Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. today, April 30, at Homer United Methodist Church. Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Ba...
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James Harold Compton
Funeral services for James Harold Compton, 93, of Gainesville, formerly of Mt. Airy, were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Clarkesville, with the Rev. Tommy Stowe ...
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Carlye Lynn Elrod
A celebration of life for Carlye Lynn Elrod, 20, of Demorest, was held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with Pastor Kevin Mangum officiating. Buri...
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William Ralph Wright
Funeral services for William Ralph Wright, 86, of Cornelia, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Scott Ledbetter officiating....
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Hortense Welborn Eller
Funeral services for Hortense Welborn Eller, 82, of Clarkesville, were held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 28, at Stonepile Baptist Church with the Rev. Connie Berry officiating. Burial followed in the c...
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Rex S. Tatum
Funeral services for Rex S. Tatum, 83, of Gainesville, formerly of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 1 p.m. today, April 30, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. Doug Saxt...
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Bernice Frady Irvin
Funeral services for Bernice Frady Irvin, 85, of Mt. Airy, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday, May 2, at Antioch Baptist Church, Mt. Airy, with the Rev. David Harbin officiating. Burial will follow i...
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Carlye Lynn Elrod
Carlye Lynn Elrod, 20, of Demorest, died April 23, 2014. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced soon. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.
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Khamta Inthavong
Khamta Inthavong, 66, Demorest, died April 23, 2014. Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m., April 26, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Margaret Elaine Taylor Waldrop
Graveside services for Elaine Waldrop of Winston, will be held at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Ebenezer United Methodist Church, Clarkesville, where she will be laid to rest beside her parents ...
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William Charles Hembree
Funeral services for William Charles Hembree, 76, of Cornelia, will be held at 2 p.m. today, April 25, at New Bridge Baptist Church with the Rev. Phillip Robinson, the Rev. Darren Cain and the Rev....
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Bobbie Nix Whitlock
Funeral services for Bobbie Nix Whitlock, 99, of Demorest, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Mickey Umbehant officiating. ...
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Clinton Brady Loudermilk
No formal services are planned at this time for Clinton Brady Loudermilk, 44, of Mt. Airy. Mr. Loudermilk died Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born Jan. 5, 1970, in D...
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Betty Harris Fry
Funeral services for Betty Harris Fry, 79, of Mt. Airy, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, April 23, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Kenneth McEntire officiating....
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Shirley Ann Watts Welborn
Shirley Ann Watts Welborn, 73, Clarkesville, died April 11, 2014. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., April 14, at Flat Creek Baptist Church. Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
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James Howard Tyler
James Howard Tyler, 67, of Chatsworth, died April 11, 2014. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., April 14, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Thelma L. Crow
Thelma L. Crow, 88, of Mt. Airy, died April 15, 2014. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced soon. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Hazel Kimsey Chosewood
Graveside services for Hazel Kimsey Chosewood, 81, of Alto, were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at Yonah Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Chosewood died Thursday, April 10, 2014. Born Feb. 24, 1933, in S...
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Nancy Carter Daniel
Funeral services for Nancy Carter Daniel, 82, of Demorest, were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 13, at Bethlehem Baptist Church, Clarkesville. Burial followed the service in the church cemetery. Mrs. ...
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Elaine Allen Burton
Funeral services for Elaine Allen Burton, 74, of Clarkesville, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. Bill Trotter, the Rev. Mike Ir...
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James Alfred Savage
Funeral services for James Alfred Savage, 71, of Alto, were held at 4 p.m., Monday, April 14, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with Dr. Kenneth Franklin, the Rev. Sanford Kimbrell ...
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Betty Jane Dyer
No formal services will be held for Betty Jane Dyer, 80, of Clarkesville. Mrs. Dyer died Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Born July 16, 1933, in Tallulah Falls, she was a daughter of the late Choice Felton ...
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Christine Wilbanks
Funeral services for Christine Wilbanks, 90, of Baldwin, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Billy Burrell and the Rev. Conn...
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Mazell Hix Martin
Funeral services for Mazell Hix Martin, 82, of Alto, were held at 4 p.m. Friday, April 4, at Crossroads Baptist Church with the Rev. Roy Lee Mitchell and the Rev. Scott Ledbetter officiating. Buria...
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Al Francani
Funeral services for Al Francani, 73, of Clarkesville, were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 5, at St. Mark Catholic Church, Clarkesville, with Deacon Gary Roche officiating. Burial followed in Yona...
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Forest T. Garrett
Funeral services for Forest T. Garrett, 21, of Clarkesville, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, at Hillside Memorial Chapel. Burial followed the service in the Stephens Memorial Gardens. Mr. Gar...
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Ella Janet Chapman
Memorial services for Ella Janet Chapman, 69, of Gainesville, are scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at First Baptist Church in Sylvester, with the Rev. Wallace Willis officiating. Local serv...
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Mildred Helen Ivester Hallford
Funeral services for Mildred Helen Ivester Hallford, 87, of Clarkesville will be held at 11 a.m. today, April 9, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Tony Kemp officiating. Burial will follow ...
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Rev. James Alexander ‘Jim’ Clarke
Memorial services for the Rev. James Alexander “Jim” Clarke, 76, of Cornelia, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 11, at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, Sautee-Nacoochee, with Bishop Ro...
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Terry Allen Stamm
Funeral services for Terry Allen Stamm, 58, of Clarkesville, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 10, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Tommy Stowe officiating. Burial will follow at Beth...
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Max James Presnell
Max James Presnell, 71, of Cleveland died April 1, 2014. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., April 5, at Barrett Chapel. Barrett Funeral Home, Cleveland.
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Hubert Carroll Ferguson
Funeral services for Hubert Carroll Ferguson, 64, of Cornelia, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, April 4, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Larry Free officiating....
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Hazel Louise Marsh
Hazel Louise Marsh, 91, of Baldwin, died March 28, 2014. No formal services are planned. Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Jeff David Hollifield
Jeff David Hollifield, 39, of Clarkesville, died March 27, 2014. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., March 30, at Macedonia Baptist Church. Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
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Clois Dwayne Broome Jr.
Clois Dwayne Broome Jr., 51, of Gibsonton, Fla., and formerly of Cornelia, died March 26, 2014. Mr. Broome’s wishes were to be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later time. McGahee-...
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