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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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May 31, 1995                             Page 9B

 

mr. edwin paul collins

 

            Mr. Edwin Pail Collins, age 87, of Young Harris, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, Mat 23, 1995 in Union General Hospital in Blairsville.

            Mr. Collins was born in Union County, Georgia on January 8, 1908, a son of the late Arley Aaron Collins and Mary Ann Cook Collins.  He had lived in this area for all of his life and was a member of Old Union Baptist Church in Young Harris.

            Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Pauline Thomas Collins, of the home; sons: Mr. H.A. “Cecil” Collins of Marietta, Georgia, Clinton D. Collins and Clarence L. Collins, both of Young Harris; eight grandchildren and six great great grandchildren also survive.

            Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 25, 1995 at 2 p.m. from Old Union Baptist Church with Rev. Lester Sutton and Rev. Tom Smith officiating.  Music for the service was presented by Ken and Elaine Young.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: William McClure, Wayne Collins, Stacy Collins, Barry Collins, Stanley Collins, and Mike Plott.  Interment was in Old Union Baptist Church cemetery (sic)

            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)

 

 

May 31, 1995                             Page 9B

 

mr. hoke seabolt

 

            Mr. Hoke Seabolt, age 84, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, May 25, 1995 at his home following an extended illness.

            Mr. Seabolt was born in Fannin County, Georgia on July 4, 1910, a son of the late Henry Monroe and Edith Nancy Walker Seabolt.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served during World War II.  Mr. Seabolt was a lifelong resident of this area and owned and operated a dry goods store in town for many years.  He was of the Baptist Faith (sic) and a member of Allegheny Masonic Lodge #114, F & AM.

            Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Lina Jones Seabolt of the home; a brother, Hayden Seabolt of Blairsville; two sisters, Lola Patton and Inda Horner, both of Blairsville; include 

many other relatives and friends also survive.

            Funeral services were held Saturday, May 27, 1995 at 2 p.m. from the chapel of the funeral home with Rev. Tommy Jones officiating.  Special music was presented by The New Life Singers.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Ray Rogers, Butch Patton, Kennon Seabolt, Chris Henson, Denny Patton, and Jimmy Seabolt.  Interment was in Union Memory Gardens Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.