December 24, 2014
Obituaries

Gary Edward Gunter
Gary Edward Gunter, 57, of Lula, died Dec. 24, 2013. Graveside services were held at 3 p.m., Dec. 28, at Westview Cemetery, Lula. Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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John Wesley ‘Johnny’ Lockman
John Wesley “Johnny” Lockman, 58, of Mt. Airy, died Dec. 28, 2013. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Dec. 30, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Gladys Ward Holland
Gladys Ward Holland, 79, of Cornelia, died Dec. 25, 2013. Graveside services were held at 11 a.m., Dec. 28, at Stephens Memorial Gardens.
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Charles ‘Chuck’ W. Ramsaur
A memorial service for Charles “Chuck” W. Ramsaur will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 5, at First Presbyterian Church of Clarkesville. A reception will follow the service.
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Kathleen Williams Smith
Kathleen Williams Smith Funeral services for Kathleen Williams Smith, 78, of Clarkesville, were held at 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church where she was a lifetime member. T...
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Shirley Ann Pugh Maney
Shirley Ann Pugh Maney, 65, of Lithia Springs, died Dec. 23, 2013. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Dec. 28, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
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Gary Edward Gunter
Gary Edward Gunter, 57, of Lula, died Dec. 24, 2013. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Evelyn Beggs
A memorial service for Dora Evelyn Thomas Beggs, 88, of Clarkesville, was held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26, at Clarkesville Baptist Church. Mrs. Beggs peacefully passed away Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, ...
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Kathleen Williams Smith
Funeral services for Kathleen Williams Smith, 78, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 3 p.m. today, Dec. 27, at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church where she was a lifetime member. The Rev. Russ Barker and th...
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Thomas R. Fowler
No formal funeral services will be held for Thomas R. Fowler, 69, of Lula, formerly of Cornelia. The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. today, Dec. 27, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chape...
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Iris M. Holmes
Funeral services for Iris Machen Holmes, 92, of Clarkesville, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with burial to follow the service at Bethlehem Baptist Church Cem...
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Francis E. ‘Frank’ Kloppenborg
Memorial services for Francis E. “Frank” Kloppenborg, 81, of Clarkesville, will be held at a later date. Mr. Kloppenborg died Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at a local area hospital, following an extended ...
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Joe Robert Holt
Memorial services for Joe Robert Holt, 82, of Demorest, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27, at Cornelia First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Blaine Walker officiating. Mr. Holt died Thursd...
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Charles ‘Chuck’ W. Ramsaur
Charles “Chuck” W. Ramsaur, 49, of Clarkesville, died Dec. 16, 2013. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
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Mary Iantha Tench Wilson
Mary Iantha Tench Wilson, 93, of Alto, died Dec. 18, 2013. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Dec. 20, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Joe Robert Holt
Joe Robert Holt, 82, of Demorest, died Dec. 19, 2013. Memorial service arrangements are incomplete and will be announced soon by Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
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Jan ‘Ski’ Sudowski
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – A celebration of life for Jan “Ski” Sudowski, 73, will be held from 5-7 p.m. today, Dec. 20, at Goldfinch Funeral Home, Conway Chapel, Conway, S.C. Mr. Sudowski died Wednesday,...
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Terri Clena Mason
Terri Clena Mason, 57, of Sautee Nacoochee, formerly of Wichita, Kan., died Dec. 9, 2013. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m., Dec. 22, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
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Tommy Webb
In the early evening of Dec. 9, the Buffalo Café in Plains was full, but no one was ordering from the menus. Friends were gathered at tables, but no one was laughing or calling out to one another. ...
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Inpanh Nanthabouthdy
Inpanh Nanthabouthdy, 57, of Mt. Airy, died Dec. 8, 2013. Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m., Dec. 14, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Pauline Burrell Tyler
Pauline Burrell Tyler, 83, of Clarkesville, died Dec. 9, 2013. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Dec. 12, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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John Thomas Norman
Memorial services for John Thomas Norman, 68, of Mt. Airy, are scheduled for 11 a.m. today, Dec. 13, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with John Thomas Norman II officiating. Entom...
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Edward Lee Ivester
Funeral services for Edward Lee Ivester, 70, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Dec. 13, at Clarkesville Church of God with the Rev. Tim Tanner, the Rev. Matt Calvert, the Rev. Gerald...
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Margaret Kennedy Vaughn
A memorial service for Margaret Kennedy Vaughn, 68, of Athens, will be held at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East, at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14. The family will receive friends at the funeral home f...
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Pauline Burrell Tyler
Pauline Burrell Tyler, 83, of Clarkesville, died Dec. 9, 2013. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Edward Lee Ivester
Edward Lee Ivester, 70, of Clarkesville, died Dec. 10, 2013. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Bobbie Jean Andrews Crump
Funeral services for Bobbie Jean Andrews Crump, 82, of Baldwin, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with David Terrell officiating. Burial ...
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J.T. Lindsey
Graveside services for J.T. Lindsey, 82, of Cornelia, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Dec. 11, at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Lloyd Free officiating. All friends and family ...
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Dr. William E. Bonnet
Dr. William E. Bonnet, 86, of Skylake in Sautee-Nacoochee, died Nov. 29, 2013. An open house will be held from 2-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at his home, 567 Laurelwood in Skylake. Whitfield Funeral Ho...
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Martha Maxwell Ferguson
Funeral services for Martha Maxwell Ferguson, 94, of Baldwin, were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at Mountain View Baptist Church with the Rev. Junior Robinson and the Rev. Kenneth McEntire offic...
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Douglas Lee Wadzeck
Funeral services for Douglas Lee Wadzeck, 59, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 1 p.m. today, Dec. 6, at the chapel of Hunter Funeral Home, Clayton, with pastor of the Seventh Day Adventist Church...
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Francis Patrick ‘Pat’ Owens
Francis Patrick “Pat” Owens, 89, of Cleveland, died Nov. 27, 2013. No formal services are planned at this time. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Avinash Patel
Avinash Patel, 71, of Toccoa, died Dec. 1, 2013. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Dec. 3, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Susan Michele Minish
Funeral services for Susan Michele Minish, 49, of Nacoochee Valley, were held Wednesday, Nov. 20, at Crescent Hill Baptist Church with the Rev. Danny Jarrard officiating. Burial followed in the chu...
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J.D. Cooper
J.D. Cooper, 86, of Cornelia, died Nov. 24, 2013. No formal services were held. Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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William Herbert ‘Bill’ Johnson Jr.
Funeral services for William Herbert “Bill” Johnson Jr., 79, were held Wednesday, Nov. 27, at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home, Milledgeville, with the Rev. Jerry Bradley officiating. Burial servi...
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John H. Crump
Funeral services for John H. Crump, 74, of Baldwin, were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Jerry Stowe and the Rev. Scott Brown offic...
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Roy Leon Pilgrim
Funeral services for Roy Leon Pilgrim, 74, of Cornelia, were held at 3 p.m., Nov. 30, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. Gary Hefner and the Rev. Donald Grizzle offici...
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L. Pat Howard Bryson
Funeral services for L. Pat Howard Bryson, 77, of Demorest, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, at Level Grove Baptist Church, with the Rev. Brian James and the Rev. Terry Rice officiating. Burial ...
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William O. West
Funeral services for William O. West, 69, of Cornelia, Georgia, formerly of Lincoln Park, Mich., were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with Dr. Rick...
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