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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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April 19, 1995                            Page 7B

 

little miss jennifer lynn holbrooks

 

            Little Miss Jennifer Lynn Holbrooks, infant daughter of Lynn and Pam Butt Holbrooks of Blairsville, passed away Friday, April 7, 1995 in Lumpkin County, GA.

            Other than her parents, Little Jennifer is survived by paternal grandmother, Hazel Holbrooks of Blairsville; maternal grandparents, Garner and Barbara Butt of Blairsville; maternal great grandmother Polly Henson, also of Blairsville; and paternal great grandparents, Ben and Maude Thomas of Blairsville.

            Graveside services were held Wednesday, April 12, 1995 at 2:00 p.m. from Jones Cemetery in Blairsville with the Rev. Waymon Lovell officiating. 

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

           

 


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April 19, 1995                            Page 7B

 

mr. nevert m. berrong

 

            Mr. Nevert M. Berrong, age 74, of Blairsville, GA passed away Tuesday, April 11, 1995 following a period of declining health.  Mr. Berrong was born in Towns County but had made his home in Union County for a number of years.  He was a veteran and retired construction worker.

            Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Robbie Berrong of the home; one son, Mr. Nevert Berrong, Jr. of Hiawassee, GA; five daughters, Mrs. Polly Cothern of Blairsville, GA, Mrs. Patsy King of Blairsville, GA, Mrs. Peggy Giles of Hiawassee, GA, Mrs. Pam Shook of Young Harris, GA, Mrs. Phyllis Prince of Blairsville, GA; 17 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

            Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 12, 1995 at 2:00 p.m. from the Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jarvis Bennett, Rev. Roscoe Spivey and Rev. Ricky Burrell officiating.  Interment was in the Macedonia Cemetery with military honors provided by the North Georgia Honor Guard.  Pallbearers were grandsons.  Banister Funeral Home of Young Harris in charge of arrangements. 


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April 19, 1995                            Page 7B

 

paul lee

 

            Paul Lee died at his home in Kenansville, NC on April 6, 1995.  He was a World War II Veteran serving in over-sea combat from 1942-1945.  he had full military rites at his funeral after a long illness from cancer.  He lived in Blairsville for many years before making his home in NC.

            Survivors are his wife, Catherine Moore Lee of the home; son, Terry Lee of Orlando, FL; daughters, Paul Lewis (sic) of Raleigh, Gloria Bell of Virginia, Lynn Simmons and Cathy Sloan, both of Warsaw, and Kandy Lee of Kenansville; brothers, Arlon John Lee of Blairsville, Garland Lee of Acworth, and Presley Lee of Gainesville; sisters, Wilma Stone of Lake Alfred, FL; 14 grandchildren; one great grandchild. 

            Funeral services were at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 9, 1995 at Warsaw 1st Original Free Will Baptist Church.  Officiating were Rev. A.B. Bryan and Rev. John A. Johnson.  Burial was in Devotional Gardens, Warsaw, NC.  Pallbearers were Tim Phelps, Alan Benson, Larry Benson, Lester Anderson, Donnie Garner, Hurbert Pope. 

            Community Funeral Home in Warsaw in charge of arrangements.

           


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April 19, 1995                            Page 7B

 

mr. william e. “little ed” dyer

 

            Mr. William E. “Little Ed’ Dyer, age 100, of Blairsville passed away Friday, April 14. 

            Mr. Dyer was a lifelong resident of Union County, a member of the Choestoe Baptist Church, a Veteran of WWI, a member of Allegehny (sic) #114 F&AM for over 75 years, a Deacon of Choestoe Baptist Church for almost 80 years.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Bertha Hood Dyer.

            Survivors include two sons, and daughters-in-law, James Perry and Betty Dyer of Blairsville; and William Harold and Delores Dyer of Blairsville; daughters and sons-in-law; Anna Mae and T. B. Burnette of Suches; Lois and Homer Allen of Lithonia; Genelle and C. D. Burns of Blairsville; daughters, Wilma Shuler of Decatur and Sarah Ruth Payne of Cleveland; two sisters, Mary Smith and Nellie Dyer both of Blairsville; 25 grandchildren, 43 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren also survive.

            Funeral services were held Monday, April 17, 1995 at 11:00 a.m. from the Choestoe Baptist Church with Rev. James Geer and Rev. Danny Parris officiating.  Music was by Jo Mosley; grandsons served as pallbearers.  Interment followed in the Church Cemetery.  The family request in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the Choestoe Baptist Church or the Choestoe Cemetery.

            The Cochran Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

           

           


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April 19, 1995                            Page 7B

 

mr. harold jones

 

            Mr. Harold Jones, age 75, of Blairsville passed away Saturday, April 15 at his home.

            Mr. Jones was the son of the late Homer Jones and Nellie Conner Jones of the Union County Nursing Home.  He was preceded in death by one brother, Cleve Jones.

            Survivors include his wife, Mary Fuller Jones of the home; step-daughter, Phyllis Bowen of St. Simons Island, Georgia; one brother, Elmo Jones; one sister, Reva Mae Patterson of Blairsville; one step-granddaughter, Meredith Dury of St. Simons Island, Georgia; and many of other friends and relatives also survive. 

            Graveside services were held Monday, April 17, 1995 at 2:00 p.m. from the Duncan Cemetery with pastor Ervin Wells officiating.  Music was by Homer Payne.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Rick Grube, Charlie Kimbro, Julian Mason, Houston Flowers, Leslie Pendleton and David Fuller.

            The Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.