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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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February 14, 1996                                  Page 5B

 

melba p. stiles

 

            Melba Pearline McGlamery Stiles, 74, 1017 White Lane, died February 4, 1996, at Mecklenburg Health Care Center.

She was a native of Blairsville, Georgia, daughter of the late Asbury Miles McGlamery and Dona (sic) Kelly, wife of the late Cloys Edward Stiles, retired from Parkdale Mills, member of Linwood Church of God, and Sunday school teacher.

            The survivors include; daughter and son-in-law, Shirley S. and Gary Huffman, Gastonia; sister, Lucille McGlamery, Crandall, Georgia; brother, Beecher McGlamery, McCaysville, Georgia; Ford McGlamery, Gastonia; grandchildren, Lauren H. Noval, Elizabeth, N.J., Heather and Marshall Huffman, Gastonia.

            The funeral was Wednesday, February 7, 1996 at 2 p.m. at the Ward Funeral Home with the Rev. James E. Griffin officiating.  She was buried at Hollywood Cemetery in Gastonia.

 

 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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

 

 

February 14, 1996                                  Page 5B

 

mrs. mary reece wilson

 

            Mrs. Mary Reece Wilson, age 94, of Blairsville passed away Wednesday, January 31, 1996 in Chatuge Regional Hospital.  Mrs. Wilson was born November 20, 1901 in Union County, the daughter of Eli and Sally Stephens Reece.  She was a lifelong resident of Union County and a member of Shady Grove Methodist Church. 

            Survivors include her husband, Abe Lincoln Wilson, of Blairsville; 3 daughters, Joyce Collins of Gainesville, Georgia, and Martha Deaver and Carol Nix, both of Blairsville; three sons, Elbert Wilson of Wales, Michigan, Tom Wilson of West Charleston, SC and William “Bill” Wilson of Blairsville; three sisters, Ora Foster, Florence Queen and Inez Lance, all of Blairsville; and one brother, Weldon Reece of Augusta, Georgia, 27 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren also survive.

            Funeral services were held Saturday, February 3, 1996 at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel of The Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville with Rev. Willis Garrett officiating.  Music was provided by Earl and Ida Lou Bishop.  Interment was in the Shady Grove Methodist Church Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.