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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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January 13, 1999           Page 3B

 

mrs. violet kershaw mund

 

            Mrs. Violet Kershaw Mund, age 87, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, January 5, 1999 in Union County Nursing Home in Blairsville.

            Mrs.  Mund was born December 26, 1911 in Bridgeport, CT, a daughter of the late Sam Kershaw and Sara Addy Kershaw.  She was a homemaker and had lived in this area for the past 10 years, coming here from Marlborough, Ct.  She was preceded in death by a son, William, in 1995.

            Surviving are her husband, Henry Mund, of Blairsville; two daughters-DeAnna Arthur of Blairsville and Dolores Donovan, of East Haddam, CT; two brothers-Alfred Kershaw of Farmington, CT and Pal Kershaw of Colchester, CT; 8 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, and 1 great, great grandchild also survive.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, January 6, 1999 at 2 p.m. from Cochran Funeral Home in Blairsville, with Reverend Troy Acree officiating.  Grandsons served as pallbearers, with interment in Union memory Gardens Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to The American Cancer Society.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville was in charge of arrangements. 

 


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January 13, 1999           Page 3B

 

mr. joseph n. dutcher

 

            Mr. Joseph N. Dutcher, age 73, of Blairsville, GA, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 1999 after a brief illness.

            Mr. Dutcher was born in Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada the son of Earl and Helene Gould Dutcher.

            Surviving are his wife: Jeanette Dutcher of the home; three daughters-Denise D. Dow of Alburn, Maine, Gail D. Belden and Nanette D. Gutgsell both of Portland, Maine; one son-Gerald Norman Dutcher of fort Worth, TX; one brother-N Gerald Dutcher of Roxboro, Quebec, Canada; seven grandchildren, one great  grandchild and a number of nieces and nephews. 

Memorial services were held at the Antioch Baptist Church on Monday, January 11, 1999 with the Reverend Floyd Scheinder officiating. 

            Banister Funeral Home, Inc. of Young Harris, GA was in charge of arrangements.


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January 13, 1999           Page 3B

 

mr. thomas jefferson welden

 

            Mr. Thomas Jefferson Welden, age 66, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, January 6 1999 in Union General Hospital in Blairsville, following an extended illness.

            Mr. Welden was born in Fulton County, Georgia on November 3, 1932, a son of the late Thomas Jefferson Welden, Sr. and Eva Weems Welden.  He was a contractor and did housing construction.  He had been living in Blairsville since 1983, coming here from Jacksonville, Florida.

            Survivors include his wife, Barbara Ann Welden, of Blairsville; son, Tom Welden, Jr., of Jacksonville; daughters, Deborah Welden Coats of Jacksonville and Michelle Welden Day of Knoxville, Tennessee; sister-Ruth Welden Tannton of Jacksonville; 5 grandsons, 1 granddaughter, 1 niece and 1 nephew also survive

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville was in charge of arrangements. 


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January 13, 1999           Page 3B

 

mrs liller e. woody

 

            Mrs. Liller E. Woody, age 94, of Hiawassee, GA, formerly of Blairsville, passed away Friday, January 8, 1999 following a period of declining health.

            Mrs. Woody was born in Union County, GA the daughter of Will and Vina Garrett Helton.  Surviving are three daughters-Lorene Morgan of Blairsville, GA; Dora Woody of Toccoa, GA; Wanda Trotter of Clarkesville, GA; two sons-William H. Woody of Blairsville, GA and James Woody of Baldwin, GA; fifteen grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren, one great, great grandchild and a number of nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services were held on Sunday, January 18, 1999 at 2 p.m. form the chapel of the Funeral Home with the Reverend Bill Trotter and Reverend Marvin Brown officiating.  Interment w3as in the Owl Town Church of God Cemetery.  Pallbearers were: Waymond Morgan, Josh Gibson, Lucky Thurmond, Scot Jones, Casey Howard, and Raymond Fuller.  Music was provided by the Brown Family.

            Banister Funeral Home, Inc. of Young Harris, GA was in charge of arrangements.


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January 13, 1999           Page 3B

 

mr. harry jordan

 

            Mr. Harry Jordan, age 82, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, January 7, 1999, in St. Joseph’s Hospital in Atlanta.

            Mr. Jordan was born in Madison County, Georgia, on Sunday January 30, 1916, a son of the late Moses Yancey Jordan and Sally Moon Jordan.  He was a retired engineer, and had been living in this area since 1980, coming here from Boynton Beach, Florida.  Mr. Jordan was a member of First Untied Methodist Church of Union County.

            Survivors include his wife Hilda Jordan, of Blairsville; son and daughter in law, Chester and Jeannine Jordan, of Decatur, TX; and daughter, Kay Jordan Severson, of Arlington, TX; sisters: Julia Hutchens of Augusta, Georgia; Helen Martens, and Edna Gilkey, both of Blairsville; 4 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren also survive, along with many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held Sunday, January 10, 1999 at 2:30 p.m. from First United Methodist Church, with Rev. Eddie Herring and Rev. David Jordan officiating.  Special music was presented by Susan Barton.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Mike and Nick Mosgovoy, Steve and Chris Barry, Boyd Lancaster and Brian Severson.  Interment was in Union County Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.