April 18, 2014
Obituaries

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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Paul A. Mitchell
Paul A. Mitchell, 76, of Clarkesville, died April 18, 2012. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. April 22, at Hollywood Baptist Church. Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
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Gladys Mae Mulkey
Gladys Mae Mulkey, 80, of Lula, died April 21, 2012. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, April 25, at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, Lula. Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Blondine Wood Lovell
Funeral services for Blondine Wood Lovell, 90, of Clarkesville were held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 20, at Providence Baptist Church with Dr. Don Drawdy officiating. Burial followed in the church cem...
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Thelma Walker Webb
Funeral services for Thelma Walker Webb, 85, of Clarkesville, were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 24, at Mount Carmel Baptist Church, Demorest, with the Rev. Russ Barker and Dr. Butch Franklin offi...
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Harold Dennis Sims
Funeral services for Harold Dennis Sims, 59, of Demorest will be held at 2 p.m. today, April 25, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Stacy Miller and the Rev. Michael Stewart officiating. Bur...
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Brady Vasco Tatum
Funeral services for Brady Vasco Tatum, 92, of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville, will be held at 11 a.m. today, April 25, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with Dr. Don Drawdy officiating. Burial w...
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Harold Dennis Sims
Funeral services for Harold Dennis Sims, 59, of Demorest will be held at 2 p.m. today, April 25, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Stacy Miller and the Rev. Michael Stewart officiating. Bur...
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Wallace L. Smith
Wallace L. Smith, 73, of Lula, died Tuesday, April 10. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., April 14, chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Inge Willis
Inge Willis, 75, of Cleveland, died April 16, 2012. No formal services will be held at this time. Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
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James Calvin ‘Buddy’ Argo
James Calvin “Buddy” Argo died quietly early Friday morning, April 6, 2012, after a valiant six-month fight with cancer. A “Celebration of Life” was held in Effland, N.C., on April 9. A graveside s...
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Dan Edward Joslin Jr.
Graveside services for Dan Edward Joslin Jr., 81, of Clarkesville, were held at 2 p.m., Saturday, April 14, at Kingtown Baptist Church Cemetery in McCaysville, with the Rev. Phil Demore officiating...
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Katherine Rebecca Jones
Funeral services for Katherine Rebecca Jones, 96, of Clarkesville and formerly of Birmingham, Ala., were held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 14, at Clarkesville United Methodist Church with the Rev. B...
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Lois Helen Daniel
Funeral services for Lois Helen Daniel, 80, of Mt. Airy, will be held at 11 a.m. today, April 18, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with Matt Stephens officiating. Burial will...
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Janell H. ‘Townsend’ Cook
Memorial services for Janell H. “Townsend” Cook, 84, of Clarkesville, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 21, at Hollywood Baptist Church with the Rev. Ron Dingus officiating. Mrs. Cook died Sa...
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William ‘Buck’ Arnold
Funeral services for William “Buck” Arnold, 84, of Baldwin, were held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 12, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Mickey Umbehant and the Rev. Odi...
Apr 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gordon Adams
Funeral services for Gordon Adams, 76, of Clarkesville, will be held at 11 a.m. today, April 13, at Bethlehem Baptist Church with the Rev. Kenneth McEntire and the Rev. Tommy Stowe officiating. Bur...
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Betty Kay Canup Ricketson
Funeral services for Betty Kay Canup Ricketson, age 63, of Clarkesville will be held at 2 p.m. today, April 13, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Kenneth McEntire and the Rev. Bill Trotter ...
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Enid Claire Raaen
Private graveside services for Enid Claire Raaen, 89, of Cleveland will be held today, April 13, at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton. Memorial services will be held at 5 p.m. today, April 13...
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William ‘Buck’ Arnold
William ‘Buck’ Arnold William “Buck” Arnold, 84, of Baldwin, died April 10, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Beverly Crow Chambers
Funeral services for Beverly Crow Chambers, 80, of Cornelia, were held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 9, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with Bobby Chambers officiating. Burial followed...
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Lorene Collins Goss
Funeral services for Lorene Collins Goss, 85, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 11 a.m. today, April 11, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. Tony Goss and the Rev. Con...
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Betty Elizabeth Grizzle Howard
Memorial services for Betty Elizabeth Grizzle Howard, 76, of Clarkesville, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 12, at Clarkesville United Methodist Church with the Rev. Brian Butler officiating...
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Hubert Dale Bradshaw
Hubert Dale Bradshaw, 45, of Demorest, died March 28, 2012. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. Strickland Funeral Home, Clermont.
Apr 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deward Ausborn 
Deward Ausborn, 69, of Toccoa, died March 29, 2012. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., March 31, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
Apr 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rev. William Reese Garrard Sr.
After a long and fruitful life, the Rev. William Reese Garrard Sr. went peacefully to be with the Lord surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, March 27, 2012. A memorial service will be held at...
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Myrtle “Sug” Duckett Swinehart
Funeral services for Myrtle “Sug” Duckett Swinehart, 89, of the Hollingsworth Community, were held at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 29, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with Pastor Mar...
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Mary Willene Holcomb
Funeral services for Mary Willene Holcomb, 93, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 11 a.m. today, March 30, at Clarkesville Baptist Church with burial to follow in Clarkesville City Cemetery. Willen...
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Amber Karen Barrett
Funeral services for Amber Karen Barrett, 48, of Conyers and formerly of Habersham County, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at New Vision Worship Center with the Rev. Johnny Barrett and R...
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Gail Dalton Simmemon
Funeral services for Gail Dalton Simmemon, 63, of Alto, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 5, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Danny O’Kelly and the Rev. John Dub...
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Myrtle D. Swinehart 
Myrtle D. Swinehart, 89, of Alto, died March 27, 2012, at The Oaks at Scenic View in Baldwin. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, B...
Mar 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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