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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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February 15, 1995                                  Page 5B

 

mr. william j. stover

 

            Mr. William J. Stover, age 55, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, February 4, 1995 in Union General Hospital in Blairsville.

            Mr. Stover was born in Union County, Georgia, on June 16, 1939, a son of Nora Gilreath Stover and the late Oscar Stover.  He had lived in this area for most of his life.  Mr. Stover was preceded in death by a brother, Mac Stover, and a son, Mitchell Stover.  Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Norene Thomas Stover, of the home; his mother, Nora Stover Sulliens, of Gainesville, Georgia; three sons: Donnie Stover of Indiana; Bud Stover and Junior Stove, both of Calhoun, Georgia; two step-daughters: Marcella Underwood, and Mrs. Carolyn Mull, both of Blairsville; two step-sons: Rex Rogers and Gary Rogers, both of Blairsville; a brother, Kenneth Stover, of Blairsville; four sisters: Ruby Towe, Hazel Anderson, Irene Towe, and Olena Dyer, all of Gainesville; and Ruth Burke, of Flowery Branch, Georgia; fifteen grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

            Funeral services were held Monday, February 7, 1995 at 11:00 a.m. from the Chapel of the Funeral Home with Rev. Fred Thomas and Rev. Loys Waters officiating.  Special music was presented by Gail Smith.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Terry Stover, Larry Stover, Doug Breedlove, Steve Odom, Troy Ledford, and Leonard Sosebee.  Interment was in Zebulon Baptist Church Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

           


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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February 15, 1995                                  Page 5B

 

mrs. geneva s. hughes

 

            Mrs. Geneva S. Hughes, age 86, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, February 11, 1995 in Union County Nursing Home in Blairsville.

            Mrs. Hughes was born in Tennessee on April 9, 1908, a daughter of the late Alfred Smelser and Martha Ann Sellers Smelser.  She had lived most of her life in Union County, and was a retired public school teacher.  Mrs. Hughes was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Union County, United Methodist Women, Blairsville Order of the Easter (sic) Star, and the Union County Retired Teachers Association.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Hughes, who passed away in 1980.

            Surviving are three sisters, Mrs. Lillian Hulen of Huntersville, North Carolina; Mrs. Pauline England and Mrs. Alice Smathers, both of Knoxville, Tennessee; Mrs. Hughes is survived locally by a niece, Mrs. Mary Cook, of Blairsville; numerous other nieces, nephews and friends also survive.

            Funeral services were held Monday, February 15, 1995 from the Chapel of Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville with Rev. Charles Black and Rev. Robert Passmore  officiating.  Special music for the service was presented by Mrs. Martha Ann Cone and Mrs. Kelly Schuknecht.  A Eulogy (sic) was presented by Mrs. Cone.  Interment was in Union Memory Gardens Cemetery.

The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Roy Cordell, Wayne Smathers, Donald Cordell, Melvin Cook, Billy Kelley, George A. Cordell.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorials be made to the Gideons Memorial bible Fund.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

           


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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February 15, 1995                                  Page 5B

 

mr. leslie r. seaborn

 

            Mr. Leslie R. Seaborn, age 89, of Blairsville, formerly of Boynton Beach, Florida, passed away on Sunday, February 12, 1995 at General Hospital in Blairsville.

            Mr.  Seaborn is survived by his wife, Sarah and son, Leslie, two grandchildren and four great grandchildren.