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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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April 28, 1999                Page 5B

 

mr. zed william seabolt

 

            Mr. Zed William Seabolt, age 88, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Friday, April 23, 1999 in Union General Hospital in Blairsville.

            Mr. Seabolt was born in Union County, Georgia, on Saturday, may 28, 1910, a son of the late George Seabolt and Nancy Cain Seabolt.  He was a former and a life long resident of this area.  Mr. Seabolt was a member and deacon of Old Liberty Baptist Church, and also taught Sunday School.  He had served as a deacon for 30 years.

            Surviving are his wife, Mary Nelson Seabolt, of Blairsville; sons: Jerrell Seabolt and Ray Seabolt, both of Blairsville; son and daughter in law, john and Becky Seabolt, of Blairsville; sister, Ruby Willis, of Gainesville; many friends and other relatives also survive.

            Funeral services were held Saturday, April 24, 1999 at 2 p.m. from Old Liberty Baptist Church, with Rev. Jerry Young and Rev. Harley Hunter officiating.  Special music was presented by Ellen Collins and Old Liberty Choir.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: gene Collins, Calvin Collins, A.J. Collins, Eddie Dyer, Troy Dyer, and Junior Brown.  Interment was in Old Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements. 

 


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April 28, 1999                Page 5B

 

mr. weston w. blackmer

 

 

            Mr. Weston W. Blackmer, age 70, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Friday, April 23, 1999 at his home.

            Mr. Blackmer was a native of Rockford, Illinois, and was born Tuesday, March 5, 1929, a son of the late Wesley Blackmer and Vera Wilson Blackmer.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in the Korean War.  Mr. Blackmer had been living in the Blairsville area since 1984, coming here from Lake Worth, Florida.  He was a member of All Saints Lutheran Church in Blairsville and the Union County Wood Carving Club.  Mr. Blackmer was retired from the Palm Beach County Parks Department.

            Surviving are his wife, Barbara Blackmer, of Blairsville; sons and daughter in laws: Wayne and Judy Blackmer, of Blairsville, Bryan and Elly Blackmer, of Lake Worth; son, Royce Blackmer, of Lantana, Florida; and daughter, Gayle Raulerson, of Ft. Pierce, Florida; 14 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren also survive.

            Memorial services are scheduled for May 1, at 10:30 a.m. from All Saint’s Lutheran Church in Blairsville.  In lieu of flowers, if you wish, memorials may be made to All Saint’s Memorial Fund, PO Box 2626, Blairsville, Georgia 30514, or to Hand in hand Hospice, 234 Main St. Station, Hiawassee, Georgia 30546.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements. 

           


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April 28, 1999                Page 5B

 

mrs. lillia e. grizzle

 

            Mrs. Lillian E. Grizzle, age 85, of Suches, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, April 21, 1999 at her residence following an extended illness.   Mrs. Grizzle was a native and lifelong resident of Union County, a homemaker and member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church #2 in Union County.

            She is survived by her husband, Mr. Authur Grizzle, of Suches, Georgia; daughters and son in law: Virginia Anderson, Dahlonega, Georgia; Retha and Richard Lee, Woodstock, Georgia; sons and daughter in law, Junior Grizzle, Suches, Georgia; Wayne and Jeanette Grizzle, Duluth, Georgia; Robert Grizzle, Suches, Georgia; sisters: Mattie Lee Ridley, Dahlonega, Georgia; Ruth Griffin, Blairsville, Georgia; 19 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild.  A large number of other relatives also survive.

Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Friday, April 23, 1999 at the Banister Funeral Home Chapel in Dahlonega with Rev. Everett Thompson officiating.  Interment will follow in the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church #2 Cemetery in Union County. 

            Banister Funeral Home of Dahlonega in charge of arrangements.


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April 28, 1999                Page 5B

 

mr. lawrence edward thompson, II

 

            Mr. Lawrence Edward Thompson, II, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, April 21, 1999, in Clay County Care Center in Hayesville, NC.

            Mr. Thompson was a native of Harrison County, West Virginia, and was an attorney.  Mr. Thompson had been living in the Blairsville area since 1979, coming here from Lakeland, Florida.  He was an inactive member of West Virginia’s and Florida’s bar association, a and served for twenty-five years as a special agent for the FBI.  Mr. Thompson was of the Presbyterian Faith.

            Surviving are his wife, Mildred Thompson, of Blairsville; son, Lawrence E. Thompson, III, of Asheville, CN; grandchildren: Heather Thompson Mackey of Kernersville, NC; 1st Lt. Christopher Thompson, of McGuire AFB, NJ; Richard L. Thompson, of Atlanta, and Chad Meadow’s Thompson of Lakeland, Florida.

            Memorials services are scheduled for Saturday, May 1, 1999 at 2 p.m. at Mt. Presbyterian Church.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements. 


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April 28, 1999                Page 5B

 

mrs.  ruth mull

 

            Mrs. Ruth Mull, age 84, of Cartersville, Georgia, formerly of Blairsville, Georgia passed away Sa5turday, April 17, 1999 in Kennestone Hospital in Marietta.

            Mrs. Mull was born in Fannin County, Georgia, on Thursday, February 4, 1915, a daughter of the late Thomas Jayhue Robinson and Sara Elizabeth Marril Robinson.  She was a homemaker.  Mrs. Mull was a member of First Baptist Church of Hopewell, Georgia.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Hoyt P. Mull, in 19917.

            Surviving are her sons: Bill E. Hayes, of Utah; Thomas J. Hayes, of Marietta; and mark Mull, of Blairsville; daughter, Linda Gossett, of Cartersville; a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren also survive.

            Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 21, 1999 at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville, with Rev. Don Hood officiating.  Special music was presented by The Kelley Trio. The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Jay Hayes, Dennis Baggett, Joe Douglas, Eddie Charles, Jason Hayes, and Jerry Gilreath.  Interment was in Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.