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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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April 5, 1995                              Page 7B

 

mrs. nancy elizabeth dyer

 

            Mrs. Nancy Elizabeth Dyer, age 85, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, March 26, 1995 in Union County Nursing Home in Blairsville.

            Mrs. Dyer was born in Union County, Georgia on August 16, 1909, a daughter of the late Charlie and Cordia England Mitchell.  She was a homemaker and a lifelong resident of our area.  Mrs. Dyer was a member of Pinetop Baptist Church.

            Surviving are a daughter, Miss Jane Dyer of Blairsville; two sons, James Edward Dyer of Cumming, GA, and Charles Grady Dyer of Lawrenceville, GA; three grandchildren and two great grandchildren also survive.

            Funeral services were held Tuesday, March 28, 1995 at 2:00 p.m. from the chapel of the funeral home with Rev. Ray Potts officiating.  Kenneth and Elaine Young presented music for the service.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: tony Dyer, Crett Dyer, Woodrow Dyer, Larry Dyer, Bradley Moore, and Doug Davenport.  Interment was in Pinetop Baptist Church Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

           


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

(no corrections have been made; this is exactly as it appeared in paper)

 

 

April 5, 1995                              Page 7B

 

mrs. mabel bowers waldroop

 

            Mrs. Mabel Bowers Waldroop, 88, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, March 18, 1995 in R.T. Jones Hospital in Canton, Georgia.  

            Mrs. Waldroop was born in Union County, on June 26, 1906.  She was the daughter of the late William and Sallie Gillespie Bowers.  Mrs. Waldroop was a homemaker and was the widow of the late Forest Waldroop.  She was a lifelong resident and a member of Coosa Methodist Church.

            Survivors include daughter and son-in-law, Vesta and Richard Byrd, of Woodstock, Georgia, and son and Daughter-in-law (sic) Clyde W. And (sic) Eva Waldroop, of Blairsville; sister Bessie Harkins, of Blairsville; two sisters-in-law, Grace Bowers, of Ashland, Oklahoma, and Louise Hutson, of Young Harris, Georgia; grandson, Richard Waldroop and granddaughter and grandson-in-law, Kathy and Tim Henderson, all of Blairsville; several nieces and nephews also survive.

            Funeral services were held Thursday, March 30, 1995 at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel of the Funeral Home with Rev. Clent Boling and Rev. Willis Garrett officiating.  Music was presented for the service by the Faith Singers.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Dorsey Dockery, J.E. Corn, Edgar Mason, Alvin Long, Mac Harkins, and Tony Harkins.  The following gentlemen served as Honorary Escort to the family: J.E. Hutson, Larry Hutson, Alvin Garrett, Larry Garrett, Jake Bradley, and Ernest Harkins, interment was in Old Union Cemetery in Young Harris, Georgia.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

           


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

(no corrections have been made; this is exactly as it appeared in paper)

 

 

April 5, 1995                              Page 7B

 

randall david (pouncey)

 

            Former Union County Middle School student, Randall David (Pouncey) passed away March 14th in Hillsborough County, Florida, when he crashed during an all-terrain vehicle accident. 

            As a professional ATV racer, he ranked sixth in the nation two years ago in this competition class. David (Pouncey) was attempting a double-high jump and lost control of the four wheel 1989 Honda, and was thrown from the bike and suffered severe head injuries according to published reports in the Tampa Times.

            Randy (Pouncey) had raced for 10 years.  Memorial services were held in St. Petersburg at the First Baptist Church on March 18, 1995.  Survivors from the Blairsville area include David and Janice Pouncey, David Pouncey, Jr., and Royce Futch.