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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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March 8, 1995                            Page 7B

 

mrs. mae lewis

 

            Mrs. Mae Lewis, age 90, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Monday, February 27, 1995 in Union County Nursing Home in Blairsville.

            Mrs. Lewis was born in Union County, Georgia, on May 16, 1904, a daughter of the late Jesse Lawrence and Myrtle Colwell Lawrence.  She was a homemaker and a lifelong resident of this area.  Mrs. Lewis was a member of First United Methodist Church of Union County.

            Surviving are four nieces: Louise Lawrence, Betty Lawrence, Elaine Lawrence, and Mary Ann Hayes; two nephews: Jim Lawrence and Charles Lawrence; several great nieces and great nephews also survive.

            Funeral services were held Tuesday, February 28, 1995 at 2:00 p.m. from the chapel of the funeral home with Rev. Charles Black officiating.  Special music for the service was presented by Mr. Terry Hooper and Mrs. Jackie Hill.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Loy Hayes, Jim Colwell, Tom Colwell, Steve Colwell, Curtis Colwell, and Doug Colwell.  Interment was in Shady Grove Methodist Church Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

           


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March 8, 1995                            Page 7B

 

mrs. sue davenport

 

            Mrs. Sue Davenport, age 72, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, February19, 1995 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 Burrell Daniels.  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, son and daughter in law, Glen and Debbie Davenport; 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 21, 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, Larry Henderson, Ray Rhoten, Reid Colwell, and Jack Lance.  Interment was in the church cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

           


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March 8, 1995                            Page 7B

 

mr. frank hedden dyer

 

            Mr. Frank Hedden Dyer, age 99, of Dahlonega, Georgia, died Sunday, March 5, 1995, at the Gold City Convalescent Center following a period of declining health.  Mr. Dyer was a native of Union County and was a former resident of White County.  He was a retired farmer and was a member of the Choestoe Baptist Church in Union County.

            Survivors include sons: Wendell Dyer and Wesley Dyer, both of Cleveland, GA, Leonard Dyer of Daytona Beach, FL, Ronald Dyer of Gainesville, GA; daughters: Mrs. Clara Seabolt of Cleveland, GA, Mrs. Kathleen Nahser of Memphis, TN, Mrs. Annie Lou Holloway of Dahlonega, GA, Ruth Dyer of Atlanta, GA, Mrs. Patty Holland of Gainesville, GA; sister, Mrs. Northa Collins of Blairsville, GA; 28 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, and several other relatives also survive.

            Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday, march 7, 1995 at the Mountainview Baptist Church in White County with the remains placed in state at the church at 1:30 p.m.  Rev. Grover Jones will officiate.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery. 

            In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you make donations to your favorite charity.

            Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega in charge of arrangements.

           


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March 8, 1995                            Page 7B

 

mrs. lorraine timmer

 

            Mrs. Lorraine Timmer, age 80, of Blairsville, GA, passed away Friday, March 3, 1995, in Murphy Medical Center Nursing Home in Murphy, NC.

            Mrs. Timmer was born in Los Angeles, California, on May 7, 1914, a daughter of the late Clayton Brenenstahl and Margaret Lopez Brenenstahl.  She had lived in the Blairsville area since 1971.  She was a member of Thomas Chapel Assemblies of God.

Surviving are her husband, Mr. John Timmer of Blairsville; three sons: Lawrence Timmer of San Pedro, CA, Robert Timmer of Huntington Beach, GA, and David Timmer of Blairsville; 10 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren: and one great-great-grandchild also survive.

            Funeral services were held Monday, March 6, 1995, at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of the funeral home with Rev. Aline Mosteller officiating.  Music for the service was presented by Joan Combs.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Allan Laukka, Owen Nelson, Sam Beck, Gary Kaufman, Andy Blackenship, and Dan Gaddy.  Interment was in Ivy Log Baptist Church Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.