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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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June 14, 1995                            Page 9B

 

mrs. myrtle martin

 

            Mrs. Myrtle Martin, age 89, of the Union County Nursing Home passed away Monday, June 5 at the Union General Hospital.  Mrs. Martin was a member of the Faith Baptist Church, and a native and lifelong resident of Union County.            

            Survivors include two brothers, Jack Tanner of Snellville, GA and Hoyt Tanner of Blairsville; one sister, Reba Newsom of Trussville, AL, several nieces and nephews also survive.

            Funeral services were held Wednesday, June 7, 1995 at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of Cochran Funeral Home with Rev. Horace Potts and Rev. James Block officiating.  Music was by Hubert and Betty Legg.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Denny Tanner, Kevin Henson, David Tanner, Kevin Tanner, Wayne Tanner and Russell Legg.  Interment followed in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery.  The Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

           

 


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June 14, 1995                            Page 9B

 

mrs. patsy rogers cobb

 

            Mrs. Patsy Rogers Cobb, age 39, of Blairsville passed away at her home, Monday, June 5.  Mrs. Cobb was a member of the Blairsville Church of God.

            Survivors include her husband, Roy Cobb of the home; mother, Jackie Monroe of St. Petersburg, FL; son, Kevin Lee Payne of Blairsville; sister, Donna Baggett of St. Petersburg, FL; half-brother, Tommy Rogers of Blairsville; step-mother, Caroline Rogers of Blairsville; niece, Julie Wallace of St. Petersburg, FL. 

            Funeral services were held Wednesday, June 7, 1995 at 11 a.m. from the Blairsville Church of God with Rev. James Lemley officiating.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Stacey Stephens, Carroll Weaver, Al Solomon, Billy Howell, David Willimon, and Steve Turner.  Interment followed in the Confidence Methodist Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

           


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June 14, 1995                            Page 9B

 

rev. lonnie c. miller

 

            Rev. Lonnie C. Miller, age 29, of Blairsville passed away Tuesday morning, June 6 at the Union General Hospital.  He was a member of the Independence e Order of ODD Fellows Young Harris Lodge #218.  Mr. Miller was a member of the Fairview Baptist Church.

            Survivors include his wife, Tammy Miller and daughter, Jessica Miller both of the home; parents. L.C. and Doris Miller of Blairsville; sisters, Sheila Miller and Gina Thompson both of Blairsville; maternal grandparents, Homer and Lydia Hood of Blairsville.

            Funeral services were held Wednesday, June 7, 1995 at 4 p.m. from the Chapel of Cochran Funeral Home with Rev. Ronnie Abernathy, Rev. Leon Henderson and Rev. Benny Nix officiating.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Ben Burrell, Greg Fortenberry, Jeff Burks, Junior Lovell, Bryan Burrell, Buster Abercrombie, John Duke and Jamie Sparks.  Serving as honorary pallbearers were: Mark Rogers, Stan Thompson and David Atkins.  Interment followed in the Union Memory Gardens.  Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements.  The family request in lieu of flowers that friends may make contributions to Lonnie’s daughter’s educational trust fund at the 1st National Bank of Union County.

           


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June 14, 1995                            Page 9B

 

mr. william james (bill) rolader

 

            William James (Bill) Rolader, age 82, of Blairsville, died Friday, June 9, 1995.

            Mr. Rolader was a native of Fulton County.  He retired as a salesman from DuPont with over thirty years of service.  Mr. Rolader was a U.S. Army Veteran and a member of the Sardis Methodist Church, Atlanta.

            Surviving is his wife, Ruth M. Rolader of the home; son and daughter-in-law, William Frederick (Bill) and LaVerne Rolader, of Sky Valley; a son-in-law, Fred C. Vickers of Atlanta; eight grandchildren, four great grandchildren and one niece also survive.

            Funeral services were held Sunday, June 11, 1995 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of the Tim Stewart Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Interment was in the Crest Lawn Memorial Park in Atlanta. 

In lieu of flowers, send a contribution to the American Heart Association.

            Tim Stewart Funeral Home of Lawrenceville in charge of arrangements.

           


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June 14, 1995                            Page 9B

 

mr. lewis daniel holloway

 

            Mr. Lewis Daniel Holloway, age 68, of Dahlonega, GA died Sunday, June 11 at the Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega following a sudden illness. 

            Mr. Holloway was a native of Union County who had lived in Lumpkin County for many years. He retired from the U.S. Forestry Service as a heavy equipment operator with over 30 years of service.  He was a U.S. Marine Corp veteran, member of the V.F.W. and member of Dahlonega Church of God.  He was preceded in death by a son, Lewis Daniel Holloway, Jr.

            Survivors include sons Stanley Holloway of Dawsonville, Terry Holloway and Tony Holloway of Dahlonega; daughters Patricia Garrett and Beverly Davis both of Dahlonega; sisters Mrs. Norma Shook of Cumming and Mrs. Cleo Hopgood of Rome.  Eight grandchildren and a large number of other relatives also survive.  Funeral services were scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 13 at the Banister Funeral Home Chapel in Dahlonega with Rev. Jeff Welch officiating.  Interment followed in the Zion Baptist Church Cemetery in Suches, GA. 

 

           

           


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June 14, 1995                            Page 9B

 

miss kimberly diane clayton

 

            Miss Kimberly Diane Clayton, age 22, of Young Harris, GA passed away June 8, 1995.  Miss Clayton was born in Union county but had spent most of her life in Towns County.

            Surviving are her father, Mr. Jackie Clayton of Fayetteville, NC; her mother, Mrs. Patricia Townsend Clayton of Young Harris; one brother, Mr. Gary Clayton of Young Harris; grandmother, Mrs. Julie Lee Clayton of Franklin, NC; grandmother Mrs. Inez Townsend of Young Harris; cousins and many friends.

            Funeral services were held Sunday, June 11 from the Old Union Baptist Church with the Rev. Lester Sutton and the Rev. Jimmy smith officiating.  Interment was in the Old Brasstown Baptist Cemetery.  Pallbearers were Jamie McClure, Marty Roberts, Brian Weaver, David Clayton, Larry Hooper and Bill Clayton.  Music was provided by Rev. Jimmy Smith.

            Banister Funeral Home of Young Harris in charge of arrangements.