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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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March 1, 1995                            Page 8B

 

mrs. burnedett gerard white

 

            Mrs. Burnedett Gerard White, age 87, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Friday, February 17, 1995 in Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia.  

            Mrs. White was born August 24, 1907, in Greens County, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Dr. Lewis Dooley and Sophia Bernard Dooley.  She had lived in Blairsville for the past four years, coming here from Florence, South Carolina.  Mrs. White was a member of Pinetop Baptist Church, a member of the Christian Women’s Club, and a past member of Glendale Baptist Church in Florence.  Mrs. White and her husband owned the Florence Music Store. 

            Survivors include eight children: Norma McDougal, of Denver, Colorado; Vivienne Johnson of Dover, Florida; Kenneith Gerard of Boca Raton, Florida; Zelda Merritt of Blairsville; Juniata Taylor of Florence, South Carolina; Tim Gerard of Jackson, Mississippi, Raymond White of Dallas, Texas; and Margot Freeze of Florence.  Ten grandsons, eleven great grandsons, one great great grandson, eleven graddaughters, (sic) and six great great granddaughters also survive.

            Funeral services were held Tuesday, February 21, 1995 at 3:00 p.m. from Pinetop Baptist Church with Rev. Henry Loggins officiating.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Dayton Dyer, Tommy Bowers, Clavin (sic) Hood, Tim Dyer, John Schindelar, and Stacy Dyer.  Interment was in the church cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home (sic) of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

           


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March 1, 1995                            Page 8B

 

mrs. eunice alfreda deering stevens

 

            Mrs. Eunice Alfreda Deering Stevens, age 79, of Branan Lodge, Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, February 21, 1995 in Union General Hospital.

            Mrs. Stevens was a native of Rhode Island.  She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Union County.

            Surviving are her husband, Mr. Gordon Stevens, of the home; a sister, Mrs. Gladys Orr of Saco, Maine, also survives.

            Memorial services were held Friday, February 24, 1995 at 2:00 p.m. from First United Methodist Church of Union County with Dr. Robert Darby officiating.  Graveside services were held Friday, February 24, 1995 at 11:00 a.m. from Pocasset Cemetery in Cranston, Rhode Island.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that donations be made to First United Methodist Church Building Fund.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville and Julin Pearson Funeral Directors of Providence, Rhode Island in charge of arrangements.

           

 


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March 1, 1995                            Page 8B

 

mrs. winnie mae deyton everett

 

            Mrs. Winnie Mae Deyton Everett, age 61, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, February 21, 1995 at her home.

            Mrs. Everett was born in Union County, Georgia, on September 10, 1933, a daughter of the late Perly Deyton and Della Adams Deyton.  She was a lifelong resident of Union County, and a member of Youngstown Baptist Church.

            Surviving are five children: daughter, Nancy Collins of Blairsville; son, Rex Everett also of Blairsville; son, Ray Everett of Young Harris, Georgia; son, Gary Everett of Lexington, KY; and daughter, Michelle Smith of Hayesville, NC; a brother, Richard Teague of Blairsville; four sisters: Mary Sue Hughes, Lorena Trulove, Ethel Chambers, and Janie Devers, all of Blairsville; nine grandchildren, three great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and friends also survive.

            Funeral services were held Thursday, February 23, 1995 at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel of the Funeral Home with Rev. Leon Henderson officiating.  Special music was presented by Rev. Henderson, Lewis Smith, Willaree Davenport, and Rev. Jimmy Smith.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Ricky Hughes, Wayne Hughes, Jackie Adams, Troy Hughes, Larry Trulove, and Stacy Chambers.  Intermen (sic) was in Zebulon Baptist Church Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

           


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March 1, 1995                            Page 8B

 

mr. roy r. davis

 

            Mr. Roy R. Davis, age 51, of Route 8, Dahlonega, GA died Monday, February 20, 1994 at the Lanier Park Regional Hospital in Gainesville, GA, following an extended illness.  Mr. Davis was a native of Union County who had lived in Lumpkin County most of his life.  He was a lawn maintenance worker and was of the Baptist faith.

            Survivors include his wife, Stella Davis, Dahlonega, GA; his mother, Mrs. Beulah Davis, Blairsville, GA; sons, Ronnie Davis and Timmy Davis, both of Dahlonega, GA; daughters, Rhonda Dockery, Cleveland GA and Tina Justus, Monroe, GA; brothers, Larry Davis, Blairsville, GA, Michael Davis, Dahlonega, GA, and Ben Davis, Blairsville, GA; sisters, Allene Strickland, Dahlonega, GA, Faye Bryant, Dahlonega, GA, Glenda Jones, Fairburn, GA; seven grandchildren and a large number of other relatives also survive.

            Funeral services were scheduled for 2 p.m. on Wednesday, February 22, 1994 at the Banister Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tommy Pickelsimer and Rev. Jerry Helton officiating.  Interment was in the Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery in Lumpkin County.

            Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega was in charge of arrangements.

           


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March 1, 1995                            Page 8B

 

mrs. catherine burke mudge

 

            Mrs. Catherine Burke Mudge, age 67, of Blairsville, Georgia, formerly of White County, passed away Tuesday, February 7, 1995 in Union General Hospital in Blairsville following injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

            Mrs. Mudge was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, and had lived in Florida and Sautee, Georgia before moving to Blairsville.  She was the daughter of the late James Edmund Burke, Sr. and Harriet Isabella Isbell.  Mrs. Mudge was a retired nurse and was a member of Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Blairsville.

            Survivors include her husband, Charlie Mudge, Sr. of Blairsville; sons, Charles W. Mudge, Jr. of Blairsville, Bill Budge of St. Augustine, Florida; daughters, Frances Harley of Chattahoochee, Florida; Mary White of Aiken, South Carolina; Christine Taylor of Gilbert, South Carolina; Barbara Aylor of Midland, Texas; brother, Jim Burke of Covington, Louisianna; (sic) fifteen grandchildren also survive.

            In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Cathy Mudge Memorial Fund, Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 2839 Young Harris, Road, Blairsville, GA 30512

            Memorial services were held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 11, 1995 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church with Father Paddy Donaghey officiating. 

            Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland, Georgia, in charge of arrangements.

           


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March 1, 1995                            Page 8B

 

mrs. sue davenport

 

            Mrs. Sue Davenport, age 72, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, February 19, 19914 in St. Joseph’s Hospital in Atlanta.

            Mrs. Davenport was born on November 21, 1922, in Hayesville, North Carolina, a daughter of the late William Burrell and Myrtle Daniels Burrell.  She had lived in this area for most of her life and attended Ivy Log Baptist Church.

            Surviving are daughter and son-in-law, Mildred and Joe Cook, of Lake City, Florida; daughter and son in law, Melba and Tommy Jackson, of Jonesboro, Georgia; daughter and son in law, Margie and Milton Alexander, of Blairsville; daughter and son-in-law, Mazie and Bruce Gray, also of Blairsville; daughter and son in law, Martha and Johnny Brackett, of Blairsville; son and daughter in law, Gary and Paula Davenport, of Blairsville; seventeen grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren, four sisters; Mrs. Eva Hemphill, and Mrs. Barbara Garnto, both of Blairsville; Mrs. Chris Thompson, of Trion, Georgia, and Mrs. Bonita Cantrell, of Dallas, Georgia.

            Funeral services were held Tuesday, February 1, 1995 at 2:00 p.m. from Ivy Log Baptist church (sic) with Rev. jerry Karnes and Rev. Horace Potts officiating.  Special music was presented by the Faith Singers.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Vinson Hooper, David Hemphill, W.H. McCarter, Al Garnto, David Daniels, and Jack Tucker.  The following gentlemen served as Honorary Escort to the Family; David Conley, J.B. Brendle, Neil Efird, Wayne colwell (sic) Larry Henderson, Ray Rhoten, Reid Colwell, and Jack Lance.  Interment was in the church cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.