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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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July 15, 2009                 Page 15A

 

dwayne england

 

            Dwayne England, age 47, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away peacefully at his home. 

Dwayne was born Tuesday, July 25, 19161 in Towns County, GA, to Eloise Deaver England, of Blairsville and the late Vaughn England.  He was of the Baptist Faith and was preceded in death by an infant brother, Stevie Nolan England; nephews, Stephen Douglas England and Jon Wesley England. 

Surviving family members, in addition to his mother, include; brothers, Douglas England of Blairsville; and Darrell England of Blairsville; sisters, Yvonne (Ted) Lunsford of Young Harris, GA, Kathy Rich of Blairsville; and Angie (Phil) Hartley of Blairsville.  Many other relatives and friends also survive.

            Services were held Wednesday, July 8, 2009 at 2 PM from the Cochran Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jason Helton and Rev. Wade Plott officiating.  Music was provided by Evan Hughes and Merle Fortenberry.  Interment followed in the Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery.  Serving as pallbearers were the following gentlemen: Ryan England, Bill Kelley, Justin Jones, Caleb England, Keith Barnes and Roy Townsend.  Honorary pallbearers included: Kermit Chambers, Randy Holbrooks, Tommy Argay, Michael Hughes, Bud Murphy, Kevin Prather, Gary Redmond and Tim Parker.

            Friends called anytime at the funeral home after 9 AM Tuesday; however the family especially met with friends Tuesday evening from 5-9 p.m. at the Cochran Funeral Home in Blairsville. 

            Arrangements entrusted to Cochran Funeral Home Ė Blairsville.  Please visit www.cochrannfuneralhomes.com, to sign the guest register and send condolences.      


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judy sue smith

 

            Mrs. Judy Sue Smith, age 61 of Bennett Circle, Gillsville, GA, formerly of Blairsville passed away on Saturday, July 11, 2009 at her home following an extended illness.  Mrs. Smith was born on Jan. 29, 1948 in Murphy, NC, the daughter of Helen Kimbrell Sneed and the late Charles Willy Sneed.  Judy was a loving daughter, wife, mother and grandmother.  Mrs. smith was of the Baptist faith. 

            Surviving Mrs. Smith are her loving husband, Joel Smith of Gillsville, mother, Helen White of Starr, SC, one son and daughter-in-law, Darrell and Gina Smith of Mayesville, GA, one daughter and son-in-law, Kim and Tim Sullens of Flowery Branch, GA, two brothers and one sister-in-law, Robert and Cindy Sneed of IN, Charles ray Sneed of Gainesville, one sister and brother-in-law, Martha and James Norris of Hartwell, four grandchildren, Sharonda Mann, Darrell Chad Smith, chase and Levi Sullens, many other relatives and friends also survive.

            Funeral services were held on Monday, July 13, 2009 at 2 p.m. from the Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Art Sneed and Rev. Gary OíSteen officiating.  Special music was presented by Frankie Sneed and the Phillips family.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers, Tim Sullens, Keith Gould, T.J. smith, Chad Smith, Stephen Martin and Trevor Mann.  Interment followed in the Revival Baptist church Cemetery.  The family met with friends at the funeral home on Sunday evening from 6-9 p.m.

            Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements.  You may sign the family guest book and send condolences online at www.mountainviewfuneralhome.com.

                       


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isaac flemon dubose

 

            Isaac Flemon DuBose, 96, of Blairsville, formerly of Macon, died Saturday, July 11, 2009 after a brief illness at Union General Hospital in Blairsville, GA.  Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 16, 2009 at Hartís Mortuary at The Cupalo on Peake Road in Macon. following an extended illness following a brief illness. 

The family will receive guests at 1:30 p.m. with services at 3 p.m. followed by burial at Evergreen Cemetery.  Dr. Neal Wall, Rev. Larry Jones, & Rev. Jesse Richardson will officiate.  Mr. DuBose was born in Wilkinson County to Samuel Dennis DuBose and Bertha Richardson DuBose.  His stepmother was Annie B. DuBose. 

He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 72 years, Nellie Sapp DuBose, his infant daughter, Norma Jean DuBose, and his son, Jerry (Bo) DuBose (Nancy).  Mr. DuBose was preceded in death by his brothers Carroll, Howard, Heyward, & Calvin & his sisters Hazel & Mattiebell.

            Surviving sisters are Naomi Chance (Johnnie) & Joyce Stokes (EY).  He is survived by a loving son, Pete DuBose (Dianne) and grandchildren Shelia Byrd (Steve), Tina Houseman (Randy), Robin Mizell (William), David DuBose, Wendy chandler (Paul), Marty DuBose, Kevin DuBose, and Bryan DuBose (Sherry).  He is also survived by Tom DuBose, a close nephew who was like a son, and by 14 great grandchildren and 2 great, great grand daughters.  Mr. DuBose is also survived by many nieces, nephews, & wonderful friends.

            Mr. DuBose retired from The Bibb company in Payne City near Macon where he raised his family.  He was Payne City Police Chief and managed the Cotton Yard for many years.  He was a Master Mason.  He served as a deacon at Bellevue Baptist Church and led many to Christ.

            He was an avid master fisherman and storyteller.  He played baseball in his younger years and was an avid Braves fan.  He enjoyed living at Magnolia Manor in Macon and later Stonehenge Assisted Living Home in Blairsville.  He had many loving caretakers and friends at both places.

            He was loved by everyone that he met throughout his life.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to the Bellevue Baptist Church Building Fund, 3396 Napier Avenue, Macon, GA 31204.  Hartís Mortuary at The Cupalo at 6345 Peake Road, Macon, GA 31240 (478) 746-4322, in charge of arrangements in Macon.  Cochran funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of local arrangements.