August 28, 2015
Obituaries

Dawn V. Tufts
A private memorial service for Dawn V. Tufts, 76, of Clarkesville, will be held at a later date. Mrs. Tufts died Friday, March 9, 2012. She was born March 12, 1935, in Chicago, Ill. She was precede...
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J. Aubrey Lewis Jr. 
Funeral services for J. Aubrey Lewis Jr., 67, of Demorest, will be held in Atlanta at Grace United Methodist Church on Tuesday, March 20. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 15, at Whi...
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Patricia Blackburn Andrews 
Patricia Blackburn Andrews, 61, of Alto, died March 6, 2012. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., March 8, at Bethany Christian Church. Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Sarah Mae Cook
Sarah Mae Cook, 82, of Demorest, died March 6, 2012. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. March 10, at Shady Grove Baptist Church. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia.
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Alfred Tillman Waters
Funeral services for Alfred Tillman Waters, 90, of Clayton, will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 11, at Hunter Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Chris York officiating. Burial will follow in the P...
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John Paul Batson
Funeral services for John Paul Batson, 81, of Cornelia, were held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 5, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. Chris York and the Rev. James Gunn off...
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Minnie Lee Powers Addis 
Funeral services for Minnie Lee Powers Addis, 94, of Cornelia, will be held at 2 p.m. today, March 7, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Johnny Thomas officiating. Buri...
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Willie Ray Nicholson
Funeral services for Willie Ray Nicholson, 86, of Clarkesville, will be held at 11 a.m. today, March 7, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Terry Rice officiating....
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Frances O’Neal McElroy 
Funeral services for Frances O’Neal McElroy, 92, of Cornelia, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, March 3, at First Baptist Church of Cornelia with Dr. Eric Spivey and the Rev. David Turner officia...
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William Harold ‘Bill’ McElwaney
Memorial services for William Harold “Bill” McElwaney, 56, of Clarkesville, will be held at 2 p.m. today, March 2, at Open Arms in Alto with the Rev. Wes King officiating. Mr. McElwaney died Sunday...
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William Harold ‘Bill’ McElwaney
William Harold “Bill” McElwaney, 56, of Clarkesville, died Feb. 26, 2012. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., March 2, at Open Arms in Alto. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Raymond E. Dill
Raymond E. Dill, 72, of Mt. Airy, died Feb. 25, 2012. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Feb. 27, chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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John Alvin Moore 
Funeral services for John Alvin Moore, 71, of Mt. Airy, were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 27, at Baldwin Congregational Holiness Church with the Rev. Sanford Kimbrell, the Rev. Jesse Whitworth and ...
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Eddie ‘Bluestick’ Pruitt
Funeral services for Eddie Pruitt (also known as “Bluestick”), 54, of Cornelia, were held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Don Scott, the ...
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Leco Armour
Funeral services for Leco Armour, 102 of Alto, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Feb. 29, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Lester Haynes, the Rev. Brandon South and the...
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Peggy Ann Hunnicutt Trigg
Funeral services for Peggy Ann Hunnicutt Trigg, 58, of Cornelia will be held at 2 p.m. today, Feb. 29, at Hillside Memorial Chapel in Clarkesville. Dr. Earl Fowlkes will officiate with burial to fo...
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Grace Sosebee Burton
Funeral services for Grace Sosebee Burton, 82, of Clarkesville, were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 27, at Hillside Memorial Chapel in Clarkesville with Dr. Rick Quarles and the Rev. Tommy Stowe offi...
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Beulah Pitts Cunningham Stapleton
Funeral services for Beulah Pitts Cunningham Stapleton, 73, of Athens, formerly of Cornelia, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Feb. 29, at First Baptist Church of Cornelia with Dr. Eric Spivey, the R...
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Holton Smith King 
Memorial services for Holton Smith King, 78, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 11 a.m. today, Feb. 29, at Hills Crossing Baptist Church with the Rev. Walter Singletary officiating. Honors will be ...
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Charles ‘Bear’ Mayfield
Funeral services for Charles ‘Bear’ Mayfield, 65, of Demorest, will be held at 4 p.m. today, Feb. 29, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Brion K. Williams officia...
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Rev. Charles W. Webb
Funeral services for the Rev. Charles W. Webb, 82, of Clarkesville, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 1, at Stonepile Baptist Church with the Rev. Connie Berry and the Rev. Donald Grizzle offi...
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Joe E. White
Funeral services for Joe E. White, 82, of Baldwin, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday, March 1, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with David Terrell and the Rev. Tim House officiati...
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William “Bill” Garrison Murphy
A memorial service for William “Bill” Garrison Murphy, 70, of Columbia, S.C., will be held at a later date. Mr. Murphy died Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012. Born March 25, 1941, in Honea Path, S.C., he was...
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Marie L. Welborn
Marie L. Welborn, 76, of Cornelia died Jan. 20, 2012. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. today, Feb. 24, at the Food Factory in Cornelia. Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.
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Rita White
Rita White, 81, of Cornelia, died Feb. 21, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced soon. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Emery John Henry Tyler
Funeral services for Emery John Henry Tyler, 78, of Clarkesville, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Denver Kimbrell, th...
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Ronald Roy Harding
Memorial Services for Ronald Roy Harding, 83, of Clarkesville, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25 at Bethlehem Baptist Church, Clarkesville, with the Rev. Tommy Stowe and Dr. Bill Cashion off...
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Jacob Goode
Graveside services for Jacob Goode, infant son of Dakota M. and Orlando Goode of Mt. Airy, will be held at 2 p.m. today, Feb. 24, at Hazel Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Stacy Penland ...
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Lucile Green McCrackin
Funeral services for Lucile Green McCrackin, 79, of Demorest, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home. Burial followed in Bethel Temple Congreg...
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Burice Bowden Waters
Funeral services for Burice Bowden Waters, 92, of Clarkesville were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, at Hillside Chapel, Clarkesville, with the Rev. Furman Lewis and the Rev. Tommy Stowe officiating...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Huel Arthur Sanders
Funeral services for Huel Arthur Sanders, 86, of Clarkesville were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 20, at Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville, with the Rev. Tony Kemp officiating. Burial followed t...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raymond Edgar McAllister
Funeral services for Raymond Edgar McAllister, 75, of Clarkesville, will be held at 2 p.m. today, Feb. 22, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Kenneth McEntire off...
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Maria Gonzalez
A memorial mass for Maria Gonzalez, 77, of Cleveland, was held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, at St. Mark’s Catholic Church, Clarksville. Mrs. Gonzalez died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012, at her residence. B...
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Mollie Wilbanks Butcher
Memorial services for Mollie Wilbanks Butcher, 43, of Clarkesville, were held at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, at Bethesda Fellowship Church with the Rev. John Graham and the Rev. Mickey Umbehant officia...
Feb 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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William Ryan Haynes
Memorial services for William Ryan Haynes, 34, of Atlanta, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the ...
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John Thomas Ainsworth
Funeral services for John Thomas Ainsworth, 71, of Clarkesville, will take place Tuesday, Feb. 21, at Riva Trace Baptist Church, Davidsonville, Md., with burial in Lakemont Memorial Gardens in Davi...
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Edward Maznicki
Edward Maznicki, a veteran of World War II who served with the 380th Bomb Group in the Pacific Theatre, died Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012, at his brother’s home in Mt. Airy, after a brief, but severe ill...
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Terry Lee Ballew
Terry Lee Ballew, 52, of Alto, died Feb. 10, 2012. A private family service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
Feb 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rosie Gosnell Hubbard
Rosie Gosnell Hubbard, 80, of Demorest, died Feb. 11, 2012. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Feb. 14, at Silver Shoals Baptist Church. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Charles Edward Moore
Funeral services for Charles Edward Moore, 69, of Mt. Airy, were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Roy Bainey and the Rev. Stanley Robe...
Feb 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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