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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA30512

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MR. wallace mosley, sr.

 

Mr. Wallace Glenn Mosley, Sr. age 73 of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Friday, March 3, 2000 following a period of declining health.

Mr. Mosley was born in Pickens County, Georgia, on Friday, October 8, 1925, a son of the late Charlie E. Mosley and Naomi Griffith Mosley.He was a retired pharmacist, having graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy in 1950.Mr. Mosley had been living in Blairsville since 1974, moving there from College Park, Georgia.He was a member and deacon of Choestoe Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Jo Dyer Mosley of Blairsville; daughter, Tonia Albright of Blairsville; daughter and son-in-law Karen and Mac McGuire of Blairsville; son and daughter-in-law, Wallace Glenn, Jr. and Ruth Mosley of Newnan, Georgia; and son and daughter-in-law Steve and Glenda Mosley of Asheville, NC; six grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services were held Sunday, March 5, 2000 at 2:30 pm from Choestoe Baptist Church with Rev. James Geer and Rev. Troy Acree officiating.Special music was presented by Jackie Hutson, Barbara Geer and Terry Hooper.The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Clyde Collins, R. Neal Collins, Carroll Loper, Buddy Hunter, Mike Vaughn, and Stokely Martin.Interment was in Choestoe Cemetery.If you wish, in lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to Choestoe Baptist Church Building Fund, 4455 Choestoe Church Road, Blairsville, GA 30512.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA30512

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MR. alfred hughes

 

Mr. Alfred Hughes, age 70, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Friday, March 3, 2000 in Union General Hospital in Blairsville.

Mr. Hughes was born in Union County, Georgia on Friday, May 31, 1929 a son of the late Felton Hughes and Roxie Bridges Hughes.He was a lifelong resident of this area and was a carpenter.Mr. Hughes was a member of Youngstown Baptist Church and the Independent Order of Oddfellows, Young Harris Lodge, #218 and Felton A. Hughes, Grand Encampment Lodge #1.He had been preceded in death by his parents, Felton and Roxie Hughes and a sister, Edith Rich.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Sue Deyton Hughes of Blairsville; daughters, Brenda Davenport and Judy Everett, both of Blairsville; sons, Wayne, Troy, Randy and Ricky Hughes, all of Blairsville; two sisters, Iva Potts and Louise Adams, both of Blairsville; brother, Dennis Hughes of Blairsville; fourteen grandchildren and five great grandchildren also survive, along with many nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Funeral services were held Sunday, March 5, 2000 at 2 pm from Zebulon Baptist Church with Rev. Leon Henderson and Rev. Ray Potts officiating.Special music was presented by Leon Henderson, Willaree Davenport, Ned Wilcoxin, Doris Hefner, and Kathy Stephens.The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Steve Davenport, Travis George, Jason Hughes, Darren Hughes, Shane Everett, Michael Ayers, Pete Rotko, and Chris Ray.Interment was in Zebulon Baptist Church Cemetery with graveside rites conducted by Young Harris Independent Order of Oddfellows, Lodge #218.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA30512

www.nganews.com

 

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MR. alton i. brown

 

Mr. Alton I. Brown, age 80, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Friday, March 3, 2000 in Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.

Mr. Brown was born Monday, June 30, 1919 in Alger County, Michigan, a son of the late John and Amanda Brown.He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served during World War II.Mr. Brown fought and was wounded in Anzio Beachhead in Italy, for which he received a Purple Heart.He had been living in the Blairsville area since 1980, coming here from Flint, Michigan.Mr. Brown had been a member of Faith Baptist Church for the past twenty years.He was a member of the VFW, Hiawassee Post #7087 and AMVETS.Mr. Brown was an avid outdoorsman and fisherman.He was preceded in death by hour brothers, Bernard, Ben, Leonard and Glen Brown.

Survivors include his wife, Elda C. Brown of Blairsville; his daughter, Laurie Stewart of Blairsville; two grandson, Rodrick and Ryan benedict; great grandson, Brendan Benedict; many friends, nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, March 7, 2000 at 1 pm from Faith Baptist Church with Pastor James Brock officiating.Specially selected music was presented by Mrs. Sandra Brock.Interment was in Holly Hill Veteranís Cemetery, with military honors presented by North Georgia Honor Guard.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.