October 23, 2014
Obituaries

Hamlin H. Callahan Jr.
Memorial services for Hamlin H. Callahan Jr., 86, of Mt. Airy, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with Dr. Len Dalton and the Rev. Chri...
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Paul Hix
Paul Hix, 80, of Alto, died Nov. 19, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today, Nov. 22, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Clay Lewallen
Funeral services for Clay Lewallen, 73, of Baldwin, were held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Tim House and the Rev. Terry Rice officia...
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Carol Tipton Bowden
Graveside services for Carol Tipton Bowden, 53, of Gainesville, formerly of Mt. Airy, were held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, at Level Grove Cemetery. Ms. Bowden died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, at ...
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Clara Hulsey Rudeseal
Funeral services for Clara Hulsey Rudeseal, 97, of Mt. Airy, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Nov. 22, at Hazel Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Trent Smith and the Rev. Billy Burrell officiating....
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William Henry “Hutch” Hutchinson
Funeral services for William Henry “Hutch” Hutchinson, 74, of Demorest, were held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with Pastor Chris Stephens off...
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Riley ‘R.C.’ Clinton Purcell
A celebration of life service for Riley “R.C.” Clinton Purcell, 76, of Demorest, was held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. Lamar Purcell, ...
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Bomar Amos Olds Jr.
Funeral services for Bomar Amos Olds Jr., 86, of Cornelia, were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 18, at Cornelia First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Blaine Walker officiating. Burial followed in Le...
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Mary Ruth Crumley Smith
Funeral services for Mary Ruth Crumley Smith, 90, of Lula, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Phillip Gillespie and the Rev. Danny...
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James Russell Sexton
Funeral services for James Russell Sexton, 68, of Mt. Airy, were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with Steve Sexton and Greg Pruitt officiating. B...
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Clay Lewallen
Funeral services for Clay Lewallen, 73, of Baldwin, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin. Mr. Lewallen died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013. The family...
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W. Connie Berry
Graveside services for W. Connie Berry, 86, of Demorest, were held at noon Tuesday, Nov. 19, at Demorest City Cemetery with the Rev. Hal Cason officiating. Mr. Berry died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, fol...
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Donna Jean Fuller
Memorial services for Donna Jean Fuller, 51, of Gillsville, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at Line Baptist Church. Inurnment will follow in the church cemetery. Mrs. Fuller died Frida...
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William Henry Hutchinson
William Henry Hutchinson died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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James Edward Harrelson
Funeral services for James Edward Harrelson, 50, of Alto, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Ralph Smith officiating. ...
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Dr. Hoyt F. LeCroy
A memorial service for Dr. Hoyt F. LeCroy, 72, of Clarkesville, is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at First Presbyterian Church, 181 Jefferson St., Clarkesville. Dr. LeCroy died peacefully...
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Madeleine ‘Midge’ Tench
Madeleine “Midge” Tench, 89, of Damascus, Md., died Nov. 6, 2013. Graveside services are scheduled for 11 a.m., Nov. 14, Yonah Memorial Gardens, Demorest. Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demo...
Nov 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anthony Aaron Hallford
Memorial services for Anthony Aaron Hallford, 34, of Alto were held at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at Alto Congregational Holiness Church. Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.
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John Alfred Burley
John Alfred Burley, 78, Baldwin, died Nov. 10, 2013. Memorial services are scheduled for 5 p.m., Nov. 16, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
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Guy Howard Mullinax
Funeral services for Guy Howard Mullinax, 80, of Clarkesville, were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Connie Berry officiating. B...
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Emma F. Sliger
Funeral services for Emma F. Sliger, 82, of Demorest, were held at 3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, at Bethel Temple Holiness Church, Demorest, with the Rev. Jonathon Fitzpatrick officiating. Burial followe...
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James E. Payne
Funeral services for James E. Payne, 85, of Baldwin, are scheduled for noon today, Nov. 13, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Austin Ivester officiating. Burial will f...
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Nicholas Wayne Love
Funeral services for Nicholas Wayne Love, 12, of Yellville, Ark., are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, at Coffman Funeral Home, Harrison, Ark. Burial will follow in Omaha Cemetery. Mr. Love ...
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Jack Calvin Tyner
A celebration of life service for Jack Calvin Tyner, 58, of Cornelia, will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Shady Grove Baptist Church, Cornelia. Mr. Tyner died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, at th...
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William Amos Ferguson Jr.
A private family memorial service for William Amos Ferguson Jr., 58, of Cornelia, will be held at a later date. Mr. Ferguson died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at the home following a sudden illness. Born ...
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Bobby Kenneth ‘BK’ Davis
Bobby Kenneth “BK” Davis, 81, of Lakemont, lost his long fight with COPD, macular degeneration and pneumonia on Nov. 4, 2013, with his wife of 61 years, Wilma Smith, by his side at Habersham Medica...
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Rex Stanley Coleman
Funeral services for Rex Stanley Coleman, 59, of Mt. Airy, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Nov. 8, 2013, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Chris Anderson and Bishop Ro...
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Harold Wayne Gunn
Funeral services for Harold Wayne Gunn, 59, of Demorest, are scheduled for 11 a.m., today, Nov. 8, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, with Pastor Wayne Hicks and the Rev. Brian Butler officia...
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Dr. Kay Brown Rogers
Funeral services for Dr. Kay Brown Rogers, 57, of Mt. Airy, are scheduled for 3 p.m. totday, Nov. 8, at Clarkesville Baptist Church with the Rev. James Harper and the Rev. Grady Walden officiating....
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Carolyn Grace Gragg Wood
Carolyn Grace Gragg Wood, 68, of Mt. Airy, died Nov. 4, 2013. Funeral services were held at 6 p.m., Nov. 5, at Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.
Nov 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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Victor Adrian Gomez
Victor Adrian Gomez, 21, of Demorest, died Nov. 2, 2013. A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m., Nov. 8, at St. Mark Catholic Church, Clarkesville. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Daniel Clyde Edwards
Daniel Clyde Edwards, 63, of Martin, died Nov. 1, 2013. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Charles Ray Metcalf
Funeral services for Charles Ray Metcalf, 84, of Clarkesville, will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. Jonathan Fitzpatrick officia...
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Sara Jane Standridge Howard
Funeral services for Sara Jane Standridge Howard, 73, of Cornelia, were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Devin Gore officiating...
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Dorothy Susie Hopper
Graveside services for Dorothy Susie Hopper, 63, of East Point, were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at Hills Crossing Baptist Church Cemetery. Mrs. Hopper died Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, following a per...
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Janet P. Phillips
Funeral services for Janet Lea Peyton Phillips, 44, of Alto, will be held at 2 p.m. today, Nov. 6, at Line Baptist Church with the Rev. Kenneth McEntire officiating. Burial will be in the Line Bapt...
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Jessie James ‘Jim’ Moody
Funeral services for Jessie James “Jim” Moody, 70, of Cornelia, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Nov. 6, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with David Terrell officiating. Burial will...
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Leonel A. Madrigal
Funeral services for Leonel A. Madrigal, 23, of Mt. Airy, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, at St. Mark Catholic Church, Clarkesville. Burial will follow in Yonah Memorial Gardens. Mr. Madrig...
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Gladys Marie White Woods
Gladys Marie White Woods, 93, of Fayetteville, died Oct. 29, 2013. Memorial services will be held at a later date. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
Nov 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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David Earl Watson
Funeral services for David Earl Watson, 71, of Clarkesville, will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Russ Barker officiating. Burial will follow the servi...
Nov 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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