April 17, 2014
Obituaries

William Frank Maxwell
William Frank Maxwell, 65, of Lula, died May 11, 2012. Funeral services were held at 4 p.m., May 14, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Mary Bell Miller
Funeral services for Mary Bell Miller, 94, of Cleveland, were held Wednesday, May 9, at the chapel of Alexander Funeral Home with the Rev. Mike Irvin, the Rev. Tony Rogers and the Rev. W.A. Jenkins...
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Elsie May Davis
Funeral services for Elsie May Davis, 58, of Mt. Airy, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 13, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Billy Burrell and the Rev. Trent Smi...
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Marvin L. Jett
Funeral services for Marvin L. Jett, 83, of Cumming, were held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 14, at Ingram Funeral Home with the Rev. Randall Woody officiating. Burial followed at Sawnee View Memorial Gar...
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Larry Jennings Swain
Funeral services for Larry Jennings Swain, 76, of Baldwin, were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 15, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with Pastor Jesse Colbert officiating. Mr. S...
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Pearl H. Allen
Funeral services for Pearl H. Allen, 88, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 11 a.m. today, May 16, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with Joan Curtis and the Rev. Brent Holcom...
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Mary Ann Carlan Galloway
Mary Ann Carlan Galloway, 75, of Homer, died May 15, 2012. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m., May 19, at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, Homer. Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, B...
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Betty Nelson Butler
Betty Nelson Butler died of natural causes Monday, April 23, 2012, in Portland, Ore., at the age of 86, after a short illness. The family is planning a memorial service to honor her life (and that ...
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Ruby J. Free
Funeral services for Ruby J. Free, 83, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Tim Tanner, Thomas Hooper an...
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Faye and Roger Brewer
Faye Brewer, 88, of Fairborn, Ohio, died May 4, 2012. Her husband, Roger Brewer, 83, died May 6, 2012. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. today, May 11, at Victory Temple, Fairborn, Ohio. Belt...
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Izora Coley Myers
Funeral services for Izora Coley Myers, 91, of Alto, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, May 11, at Alto Congregational Holiness Church with the Rev. Aubrey McIntyre and the Rev. Leon Brown officiating...
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Hobert D. Gragg
Funeral services for Hobert D. Gragg, 92, of Demorest, will be held at 5 p.m . Saturday, May 12, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. J.R. Elrod officiating. Burial will follow in Unity Baptis...
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Herndon ‘Hank’ Edward Rowe
Memorial services for Herndon “Hank” Edward Rowe, 72, of Hoschton, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 12, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with Pastor Landon Frymire, Dr. Bill McLean, Gene White, Dr....
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Eugene Carlton Allen
Funeral services for Eugene Carlton Allen, 75, of Mt. Airy, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at Hazel Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Trent Smith and the Rev. Billy Burrell officiating. Bur...
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Phomma Satiphone
Funeral services for Phomma Satiphone, 66, of Alto, are scheduled for 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 12, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Monks from the Wat Lao Buddha Sattha Dha...
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Eden VanDora Stephens
Private graveside services for Eden VanDora Stephens, infant daughter of Jason and Tonya Stephens of Mt. Airy, were held at Return Baptist Church Cemetery with Pastor Anthony Shore officiating. Inf...
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Clyde Ward
Funeral services for Clyde Ward, 81, of Alto, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Demorest with Dr. Charles Holland and the Rev. Russ Barker officiating. Burial follo...
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Dallas Taylor Coker
Funeral services for Dallas Taylor Coker, 91, of Demorest, were held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 7, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Donnie Wilkes, the Rev. Keith Al...
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Brenda Gail Hamilton Porterfield
Funeral services for Brenda Gail Hamilton Porterfield, 64, of Clarkesville, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, at Amy’s Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Bill Trotter, the Rev. Anthony Shore and ...
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Glenda Campbell Porter
Funeral services for Glenda Campbell Porter, 71, of Ellijay, formerly of Clarkesville, will be held at 2 p.m. today, May 9, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with Ray Campbell and Randall Campbell offici...
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George Leonard Stancil Sr.
Funeral services for George Leonard Stancil Sr., 93, of Demorest, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 10, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. Austin Kelley, the Rev. ...
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Lucile H. Whiten
A Celebration of Life service for Lucile H. Whiten, 93, of Cornelia, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 5, at First Baptist Church of Cornelia with Dr. Eric Spivey officiating. Private burial an...
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David Henry Anderson
A memorial service for David Henry Anderson, 58, of Clarkesville, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 5, at Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville, with the Rev. Lev Humphries officiating. Mr. An...
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Brady Vasco Tatum
Funeral services for Brady Vasco Tatum, 92, of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville, were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 25, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with Dr. Don Drawdy officiating. Burial ...
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Lou Emma Hames Elsberry
Funeral services for Lou Emma Hames Elsberry, 92, of Tucson, Ariz., and formerly of Habersham County, were held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 27, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with David Rose officiating. ...
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Easton Emmanuel Singleton
A celebration of life for Easton Emmanuel Singleton, 17, of Alto, was held at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at the Torch Worship Center with Pastor Joseph Tucker, Pastor Tim Beasley and Pastor Jason Tho...
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Edwin Dean Westbrook
Funeral services for Edwin Dean Westbrook, 62, of Alto, were held at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at Level Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Terry Rice, the Rev. Brian James, David Terrell, Jerry Payn...
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Thomas Jenkins Gailey
Funeral services for Thomas Jenkins Gailey, 72, of Baldwin, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Tim House, the Rev. James Morgan an...
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Joyce H. Payne
Funeral services for Joyce H. Payne, 76 of Cornelia, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Johnny Stone and the Rev. Gary Heffn...
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Eugene Carlton Allen
Funeral services for Eugene Carlton Allen, 75, of Mt. Airy, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at Hazel Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Trent Smith and the Rev. Billy Burrell officiating. Bur...
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Billy Sam Barnette
Graveside services for Billy Sam Barnette, 77, of Demorest, and formerly of Braselton, were held at 11 a.m., Monday, April 30, at Barrow Memorial Gardens, Winder, with the Rev. Roy G. Rogers offici...
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Mary Mize Underwood
Funeral services for Mary Mize Underwood, 80, of Cornelia, were held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 30, at White Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Lewis Fortner, the Rev. Pete Martin and the Rev. Farrel...
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Susan Kay Stowe
Funeral services for Susan Kay Stowe, 64, of Clarkesville, were held at 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, at Bethlehem Baptist Church with Dr. Bob Horner and Dr. Bill Cashion officiating. Burial followed in t...
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Pastor Paul Watson Morris
Funeral services for Pastor Paul Watson Morris, 68, of Alto, will be held at 2 p.m. today, May 2, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Greg Purcell, the Rev. Lloyd ...
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Steven Joe Glenn
A candlelight memorial service for Steven Joe Glenn, 54, of Clarkesville, will be held from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, at Steve and Kay’s home. Mr. Glenn’s wishes were to be cremated. Mr. Glenn died ...
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Joyce Holbrook Payne
Joyce Holbrook Payne, 76, of Cornelia, died April 26, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced soon. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Lou Emma Hames Elsberry
Funeral services for Lou Emma Hames Elsberry, 92, of Tucson, Ariz., and formerly of Habersham County, will be held at 2 p.m. today, April 27, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with David Rose officiating...
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Eva Mae Meeler Evans
Funeral services for Eva Mae Meeler Evans, 79, of Willis, Va., formerly of Banks County, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 28, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. ...
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Easton Emmanuel Singleton
A celebration of life for Easton Emmanuel Singleton, 17, of Alto, will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at the Torch Worship Center with Pastor Joseph Tucker, Pastor Tim Beasley and Pastor Jason...
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Kudos to Cornelia
The recent Apple Blossom BBQ Festival, held in downtown Cornelia, was a sizzling success. Downtown events, especially those attracting first-time visitors, are a boon for everyone. When heaping hos...
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