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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512


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March 26, 1997              Page 6B


mrs. rosa everett king


            Mrs. Rose Everett King, age 79, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Monday, March 17, 1997 in St. Joseph’s Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Mrs. King was born in Union County, Georgia on April 17, 1917, a daughter of the late Estus Everett and Maude Brackett Everett.  She was a local hairdresser, and had lived in this area for most of her life.  She was a member of Providence Methodist Church and was also a member of the Blairsville Order of the Eastern Star #304.  

            Surviving are her husband, Mr. Jessie King of Blairsville; daughter, Marcia Howell, of Gainesville, GA.; sister, Carmen Keith of Blairsville; and granddaughter, Robin Howell of Gainesville, GA. 

            Funeral services were held Wednesday, March 19, 1997 at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Cochran Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Towery, Jr. officiating.  Special music was presented by Ken and Elaine Young.  Members of the Eastern Star conducted funeral services.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Junior Brackett, Charles Partin, Jimmy Everett, Dean Everett, Bobby Murphy, and Otis Young.  Interment was in Union Memory Gardens Cemetery.  

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.