February 01, 2015
Obituaries

Walker Jerome McFalls
Walker Jerome McFalls, infant son of Thomas Jerome and Lorrie Lynn Brock McFalls of Toccoa, passed away peacefully into the arms of the Lord on Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, at his residence surrounded ...
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Lawrence Sheppard
Funeral services for Lawrence Sheppard, 91, of the Batesville community, were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 10, at Providence Baptist Church. Burial followed the service in the church cemetery. Mr....
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Alice Stamey Moore Ward
Funeral services for Alice Stamey Moore Ward, 83, of Alto, were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 9, at Hillside Memorial Chapel. Burial followed the service in Victory Baptist Church Cemetery. Mrs. Ward...
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Paul Vollmer Sr.
Funeral services for Paul Vollmer Sr., 93, of Monroe, formerly of Demorest, were held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 6, in the chapel of Meadows Funeral Home. Burial was in Georgia National Cemetery. Mr. ...
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John Shiohira
Funeral services for John Shiohira, 59, of Baldwin, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 10, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel with the Rev. Mark Thomas and Bill Lockwood officiating. Bur...
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Lawrence Sheppard
Funeral services for Lawrence Sheppard, 91, of the Batesville community, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 10, at Providence Baptist Church. Burial will follow the service in the church cemeter...
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Claire Roberts DeLand
Claire Roberts DeLand, 68, of Cornelia, died Jan. 6, 2015. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home and Habersham Crematory, Cornelia.
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Lloyd Cecil Smith
Lloyd Cecil Smith, 52, of Alto, died Jan. 7, 2015. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home and Habersham Crematory, Cornelia.
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Alice Stamey Moore Ward
Alice Stamey Moore Ward, 83, of Alto, died Jan. 7, 2015. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Jan. 9, at Hillside Memorial Chapel. The family will receive friends at the funeral home pr...
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Pashie Payne Towery
Pashie Payne Towery, 84, of Clarkesville, died Jan. 1, 2015. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Jan. 4, at New Hope Baptist Church. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Barry Stephen Taylor Sr.
Funeral services for Barry Stephen Taylor Sr., 79, of Cornelia, are scheduled for 1 p.m. today, Jan. 7, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Yonah Memorial...
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Eva C. Adams
Funeral services for Eva C. Adams, 85, of Baldwin, formerly of Lawrenceville, were held at 11 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 4, at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel with Jay Dillard officiating. Burial followed at G...
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Ervalee Virginia Young Long
Funeral services for Ervalee Virginia Young Long, 77, of Baldwin, were held at 4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 5, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel in Baldwin with the Rev. Thomas Blackwell officiating. ...
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Stella Burton Cook
Funeral services for Stella Burton Cook, 85, of Alto, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Jan. 7, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Raymond Payne and the Rev. Harrill Mill...
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Winell Head Seabolt
Funeral services for Winell Head Seabolt, 77, of Clarkesville were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 5, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. W.A. Jenkins and the Rev. Craig Dale officiating. Burial...
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Hazel Gibson Nation
Funeral services for Hazel Gibson Nation, 77, of Demorest, are scheduled for 3 p.m. today, Jan. 7, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Lisa Graves and the Rev. Cha...
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Ethelene White Hooper
Ethelene White Hooper, 91, of Lula, died Jan. 2, 2015. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Jan. 5, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Alfred Erwin Stroud
Funeral services for Alfred Erwin Stroud, 84, of Clarkesville were held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 4, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Mark Stroud officiating. Burial followed the service in H...
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Rachel Mae Wood Franklin
Funeral services for Rachel Mae Wood Franklin, 76, of Mt. Airy were held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 2, at Antioch Baptist Church with the Rev. Walter Singletary, the Rev. Roy Rogers, and the Rev. Eddi...
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Doris Stonecypher Roper
On April 8, 1932, God sent a sweet angel named Doris and called her back to Heaven on Jan. 1, 2015. Celebration of Life services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 4, at Bethlehem Baptist Church, wit...
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Wynn Robertson
Wynn Robertson, 88, of Mt. Airy, died Dec. 29, 2014. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Dec. 31 at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
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Reba Nelle Jones
Reba Nelle Jones, 92, died Dec. 28, 2014. A Celebration of Life was held at 2 p.m. Dec. 31, 2014, at Hickory Flat United Methodist Church. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Bret Brittingham
Bret Brittingham, 96, of Demorest, died Dec. 29, 2014. Memorial services were held at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 30, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Demorest. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Ho...
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Michael ‘Mike’ Crawford
Funeral services for Michael “Mike” Crawford, 63, of Alto, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Jan. 2, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest with the Rev. Roy Rogers officiating. Burial wil...
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Max Edward Herrin
A formal memorial service to celebrate the life of Max Edward Herrin, 78, was held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 31, at Lakewood United Methodist Church, where Max was a faithful member for 14 year...
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Donald Wayne Ballew
Donald Wayne Ballew, 64 of Alto, died Dec. 24, 2014. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Dec. 27, in the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Vera Porterfield Bugulrow
Vera Porterfield Bugulrow, 38, of Toccoa, died Dec. 27, 2014. Graveside services were held at 1 p.m. Dec. 30 at Midway Cemetery, Gillsville. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
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Gary Chadwick Durrence
Gary Chadwick Durrence, 44, Clayton, died Dec. 24, 2014. A Celebration of Life service was held Dec. 29. Beck Funeral Home, Clayton.
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Dorothy Mae Parker
Dorothy Mae Parker, 93, of Alto, died Dec. 28, 2014. Funeral Services are scheduled for 11 a.m. today, Dec. 31, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
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Remember the Golden Rule
Have you ever noticed how messages that are whispered are often most heard? And points that are made concisely are often most remembered? Just because one raises his voice doesn’t mean his point wi...
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Charles Savage
Charles Savage, 71, of Cornelia, died Dec. 22, 2014. Mr. Savage’s wishes were to be cremated. No formal services will be held. Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
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Robert Hearty Burton
Funeral services for Robert Hearty Burton, 67, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, with the Rev. Bill Trotter and the Rev. Steve M...
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Rubie Wilbanks Gailey
Funeral services for Rubie Wilbanks Gailey, 97, of Baldwin, were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 22, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. James Morgan, the Rev. Kenneth McEnt...
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Mary Lou Black Dalton
Funeral services for Mary Lou Black Dalton, 91, of Cornelia, formerly of Cleveland, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23, at the chapel of Barrett Funeral Home with the Rev. Bill Gravely and the Re...
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R. Jack Johnston
Funeral services for R. Jack Johnston, 87, of Cornelia, were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 22, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with Dr. Eric Spivey and the Rev. David Turner offic...
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Elizabeth King Carr
Funeral services for Elizabeth King Carr, 93, of Mt. Airy, were held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with Pastor Johnny Johnson and the Rev. Bill...
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Frank W. Reinhardt
Frank W. Reinhardt, 78, of Alto, died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, following an extended illness at a local area hospital. Mr. Reinhardt’s wishes were to be cremated with no formal services. Born May 3...
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Wayne Aubrey Bailey
Memorial services for Wayne A. Bailey, 68, of Clarkesville were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Brian Butler and the Rev. Edward Bolen officiating. Mr. ...
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Viola Tabor Chambers
Funeral services for Viola Tabor Chambers, 96, of Gaithersburg, Maryland, and formerly of Habersham County, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Tommy Stow...
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Evan Kirk
Evan Kirk, 61, of Mt. Airy, died Dec. 18, 2014. The family received friends at the funeral home from 4-6 p.m. Dec. 21. McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home and Habersham Crematory, Cornelia.
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