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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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January 27, 2010                       Page 13A

 

ira eugene gibson

 

            Ira Eugene Gibson went home to be with our Lord and Savior on January 7, 2010.   

Eugene was born in Union County, GA on July 19, 1939 to the late Robert Holland Gibson and the late Frankie Mae Fortenberry.  He was preceded in death by a daughter, Stacy of Cleveland County, NC and a sister, Frances Cook of Blairsville, GA.   

Survivors are a son, Waylon Gibson and a daughter Holly, both of Cleveland County, NC; several grandchildren and several nieces and nephews; a sister, Elaine Alexander and a brother Jerry Gibson of Hendersonville, TN.

Eugene was a good, gentle, Christian man who really loved the Lord.  He will be greatly missed. 

            Graveside services were held at House of Prayer Baptist Church Cemetery on Sunday, January 10, 2010.

            Local arrangements by Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville, GA. 

           


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January 27, 2010                       Page 13A

 

bernadine j. saul

 

            Bernadine J. Saul, 76 of Clarksville, died Monday, January 11, 2010 at Skyline Medical Center, Nashville, TN.  The funeral was held at 12 noon Thursday at McReynolds-Nave & Larson Chapel with Pastor Matthew Brown officiating.  Burial was in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West, Hopkinsville. 

She was born May 20, 1933 in Tellico Plains, TN, then the family moved to Blairsville, GA when she was a child.  She graduated from Union County High School.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy E. Mason and Nellie Patterson Mason from Blairsville; sister, Janna Ruth Plott; and her husband, SCM (Ret.) Hans Saul. 

Mrs. Saul was homemaker (sic) and attended Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church.  Survivors include her son, Steven Saul, Las Vegas; daughter Lori McPherson, Clarksville; brothers, Dwight Mason, Harold Dwayne Mason and Blake Mason, all of Georgia; sister, Charlsie Carney of Georgia; and grandchildren, Brent Saul, Seth Saul, and Lauren McPherson.  Memorials may be made to Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 276 Warfield Blvd., Clarksville, TN  37043.


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January 27, 2010                       Page 13A

 

marvin grizzle

 

            Mr. Marvin Grizzle, age 58, of Cleveland, Georgia, passed away Monday, December 21, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. 

Mr. Grizzle was born in Union County, Georgia, to the late Grady and Lizzie Garrett Grizzle.  He was also preceded in death by his wife, Angela Ellis Grizzle; brothers, Calvin Grizzle, John Robert Grizzle, and a sister, Sharron Grizzle.  Mr. Grizzle was a farmer and a member of Corinth Baptist Church. 

Survivors include his sons: John Owen and Marty Grizzle, both of Cleveland; sisters: Bertha Chambers, of Murrayville; Betty Ruth Grizzle, Lois Grizzle and Janell Grizzle, all of Suches; Wanda Gilstrap, Cleveland; brothers: Joe Grizzle, Dahlonega; Charles Grizzle and Tony Grizzle, both of Suches; Ralph Grizzle, David Grizzle and Clyde Grizzle, all of Cleveland; Donald Grizzle, of Hiawassee; father and mother-in-law, Russell and Bernice Ellis, Cleveland, and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

            Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Wednesday, December 23, 2009, from the chapel of Barrett Funeral Home.  The Rev. Waymon Lovell and Rev. Craig Summitt officiated.  Interment was in Shoal Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. 

            Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland, Georgia was in charge of arrangements, and this notice is a courtesy of Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville.


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January 27, 2010                       Page 13A

 

maggie carver parker

 

            Maggie Roberts Carver Parker was born May 17, 1921, Robbinsville, NC.  Her parents were Worth and Molly Roberts of Blairsville, Ga. She was a Graduate of Young LG HRRIS College, Emory University.  She had a masters in Education and Child development from Ga. State University.  She taught school in Fulton County for 37 years at Longino Elementary and in Union County for 4 years.  She lived in Atlanta for 37 years, and moved to Helen, Ga. in 1990.  She was a member of First Baptist Church of Helen. 

She is survived by one daughter, Phyllis Carver Shipes of Cumming, Ga. and one son, Charles Robert Carver of Fayetteville, Ga.  Five grandchildren, Jimmy Hopkins of Woodstock, Ga., Todd Hopkins of Tampa, FL., Bronwynn Weaver of Acworth, Ga., Carri Carver Wallace of Atlanta, Ga., and Beth Carver.  She also had 6 great-grandchildren.  She is also survived by two sisters, Jane Boss of Helen, Ga. and Amanda Buchanan of Valdez, NC.  Many nieces and nephews also survive.

She is preceded in death by husbands, William Boyd Carver, Sr. and William Boyd Parker.  Also one son, William Boyd Carver, Jr.

            Graveside services were held on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. from the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Larry Truelove officiating.  Donations can be made in her honor to the First Baptist Church of Helen, American Cancer Society or Heart foundation.

            Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements.  You may sign the family guest book and send condolences on line at www.mountainviewfuneralhome.com.


Maggie Carver Parker

MAGGIE CARVER PARKER
Courtesy of Mountain View Funeral Home


           



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January 27, 2010                       Page 13A

 

edward ray wiley

 

            Mr. Edward Ray Wiley, age 68, of Voyles Town Rd., Blairsville, passed away on Friday, Jan. 22, 2010 following an extended illness.  Mr. Wiley was born on March 16, 1941 in Ellenville, NY, the son of the late John and Rachel Wiley.  Edward was a Life Scout.  He graduated from Fallsburg Central High School in 1948 and graduated from Franklin Pierce College in New Hampshire with a degree in economics.  He served four years in the United States Air Force.  He worked with Honeywell Inc. for several years.  Edward joined a research group called Haskins Laboratory at Yale University where he designed special purpose machines in the study of artificial speech.  He retired from the laboratory when he was fifty-four.  While living in Connecticut he was a member of the Litchfield, CT Fire Company and an EMT in the Lithfield (sic) CT Volunteer Ambulance Corp for 25 years.  He was a member of the Litchfield United Methodist Church serving on many committees over a 25 year period.  He moved to Blairsville in 1995 and became a member of the Blairsville Fire Company station #4.  Edward was a member of the Blairsville First United Methodist church where he served on the Finance Committee.

            Surviving Mr. Wiley are his loving wife of forty-nine years, Kathleen Wiley of Blairsville, two sons, John Wiley of Blairsville, Christopher Wiley of Torrington, CT, granddaughter, Olivia Wiley of Milwaukie, OR, sister, Jean Wright of Parrish, FL, brother, William Wiley of Blairsville, several nieces, nephews, many other relatives and friends also survive.

            A memorial service was held on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010 at 2 p.m. from the First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Ben Lewis officiating.  Special music was presented by Jeff Bauman and Keith DeFoor.  In lieu of flowers, if you wish, the family requests that memorials may be made to the Ronnie Green heart Center of the Northeast Ga. Medical Center in Gainesville in memory of Mr. Wiley.

            Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements.  You may sign the family guest book and send condolences on line at www.mountainviewfuneralhome.com.


Edward Ray Wiley

EDWARD RAY WILEY
Courtesy of Mountain View Funeral Home


           

             


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January 27, 2010                       Page 13A

 

james odell stewart

 

            James Odell Stewart, 79 of Norcross, went home to be with the Lord on January 18, 2010. 

He was born January 10, 1931 in Blairsville, GA, the only child of Joel Harvey and Lesta Freeman Stewart.  He was a retiree of Complete Auto Transit and a current employee of Publix.  He was an army veteran that served with the 18th Infantry with a specialty in firearms and hand weapons and a recipient of the Army of Occupation Medal.

            He is survived by his wife, Sandra Adams Stewart; son and daughter-in-law Steven and Shirley Stewart of Norcross; grandchildren Amanda Stewart; her mother Shannon Byers, Jairamy and Whittney Dorsey, Briston Mount and many other family members and friends. 

A funeral service was held 11 a.m. Friday, January 22 at Bill Head Funeral Home Duluth Chapel.  Interment was at 2:30 p.m. at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Blairsville, GA.

This notice is courtesy of Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville.