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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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January 7, 1998             Page 12A

 

mrs. juanita bennett weaver

 

            Mrs. Juanita Bennett Weaver, age 69, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, December 27, 1997 in Georgia Baptist Hospital in Atlanta.

            Mrs. Weaver was born in Fannin County, Georgia on August 10, 1928, a daughter of the late John Floyd Bennett and Thursa Jane Poe Bennett.  She was a hairdresser.  Mrs. Weaver was a member of Antioch Baptist Church.

            Surviving are her husband Fred Weaver, of Blairsville; daughter, Ingrid Rena Martin of Seattle, Washington; daughter, Lynda Ann Weaver, of Decatur, GA.; brother, Dan Bennett, of Woodstock, Georgia; brother, Dough Bennett of Snellville, GA.; sister, Helen Garner of Canton, GA., sisters, Gladys Davis of Dallas, GA., and sister, Jean Fowler of Dahlonega, GA.; a granddaughter, Andrea Martin also survives.

            Funeral services were held Tuesday, December 30, 1997 at 2 p.m. from Cochran Funeral Home Chapel in Blairsville with Rev. Charles Black officiating.  Special music was presented by Susie Phillips. Louise DeLong, and Sarah Kelley.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers:  Larry Patterson, Bruce Patterson, Trevor Bennett, Michael Bennett, Teddy Bennett, and randy Zimmerman.  The North Georgia Honor Guard served as honorary escort to the family.  Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements. 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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January 7, 1998             Page 12A

 

mrs. sara l. summerford

 

            Mrs. Sara L. Summerford, age 80, of Blue Ridge, GA. Formerly of Blairsville, passed away Wednesday, December 17, 1997 in Fannin County, Georgia.

            Mrs. Summerford was a native of Ben Hill County, Georgia, and was a member of the House of Prayer Interdenominational Church.  She was the daughter of the late David Sherman Fowler and Willie Maude white Fowler.

            Surviving are her husband E.E. “Red” Summerford, of Blue Ridge; daughter, Annie Hall of Acworth, GA.; three grandchildren, Robin Hall-Bewley of Acworth, Eddie Hall of Dallas, GA., and Hap hall of Huntsville, AL.; two great grandchildren, Valyn Hall and Lindsey Hall, both of Marietta, GA.

            Funeral services were held Saturday, December 20, 1997 at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville, with Rev. Jerry Helton officiating.  Special music was presented by Eddie Hall, Hap Hall, and Gerry Hall.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers:  Richard Daetwyler, Bob Millage, Mark Sosebee, Tommy Green, Dr. David Gowder and Harold Pruitt.  Interment was in the House of Prayer Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements. 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

(no corrections have been made; this is exactly as it appeared in paper)

 

 

January 7, 1998             Page 12A

 

mrs. ida d. reid

 

            Mrs. Ida D. Reid, age 88, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, January 3, 1998 in Union County Nursing Home.

            Mrs. Reid was born in Union County on April 12, 1909, a daughter of the late Sam and Sallie Reed Dyer.  Mrs. Reid was a member of Pine Top Baptist Church.  She was preceded in death by her husband William Harrison “Bill” Reid.

            Survivors include a sister, Lydia Hood of Blairsville, GA.; brothers, Sam Dyer and Woodrow Dyer both of Blairsville, GA.; several nieces and nephews also survive.

            Funeral services were held Sunday, January 4, 1998 at 2:30 p.m. at Pine Top Baptist church (sic) with Rev. Henry Loggins and Rev. Stacy Dyer officiating.  Music was by the Church Choir.  Pallbearers were Frank Merritt, Calvin Hood, Richard Dyer, Royce Dyer, Ronnie Dyer and Donnie Dyer. Interment was in the church cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville, GA. in charge of arrangements.