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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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August 4, 1999               Page 3B

 

miss winifred olive elizabeth chaisson

 

Miss Winifred Olive Elizabeth Chaisson, age 74, of Blairsville, GA passed away Saturday, July 31, 1999 at Murphy Medical Center following a sudden illness.

She was born on December 20, 1923 in Watham, MA, the daughter of the late John Chaisson and the late Edith Doucette Chaisson.  She was employed for over twenty-five years with the Waltham Hospital in Watham, Mass.  She was of the Catholic faith.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Maria and Dr. Julian Karasoff of Blairsville; one nephew, H.L. Karasoff and his wife, Susan Karasoff of Key Large, FL; many other friends and relatives also survive.

Memorial services will be announced at a later date by the family.

Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements.

 


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August 4, 1999               Page 3B

 

mrs. barbara anne roberts kelly

 

Mrs. Barbara Anne Roberts Kelly, age 39, of Mulkey Gap Rd. Blairsville, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, July 22, 1999 in the Emory Hospital in Atlanta following an extended illness.  Mrs. Kelly was born on May 10, 1960, in Del Rio, Texas, the daughter of James Edward Roberts and Ernestine Reed Roberts.  Before moving to Blairsville, she had lived in Andrews, NC.

Surviving Mrs. Kelly are her husband, Mitchell Kelly, of Andrews, NC; two children, Nicomas Tyane Roberts and Mollie Anne Kelly, both of Blairsville; father, James Edward Roberts of Weaverville, NC; three brothers, Johnny Lee Roberts, of Charlotte, NC, James Dewey Roberts, of Black Mountain, NC and Monty Victor Roberts, of Black Mountain, NC; three sisters, Addie Marie Brooks of Hayesville, NC, Eleftheria (Honey) Roberts of Andrews, NC and Dorothea (Dottie) Lunsford of Blairsville many other friends and family also survive.

Funeral services were held Saturday, July 22, 1999 at 4 p.m. form the chapel of the Mountain View Funeral Home with the rev. Jimmy Tanner and the Rev. Carl Morrow officiating.  Special music was presented by Mrs. Dolly Tchikirides.  Serving as pallbearers were Rufus Everett, Richard Crowell, Gene Sprayberry, Bobby Foster, Jonathan Dills and Greg Odom.  Serving as honorary escort pallbearers were, Vester Dills and Kevin Lunsford.  Interment was in the Coosa Methodist Church Cemetery.

Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements.


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August 4, 1999               Page 3B

 

mr. frank rogers

 

Mr. Frank Rogers, age 44, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away suddenly on Thursday, July 29, 1999 in Union County.

Mr. Rogers was born in Cherokee County, North Carolina, on Monday, August 1, 1954, a son of Annie Lee Warren Rogers and the late Cletis Talmadge Rogers.  He was a truck driver and had been a lifelong resident of this area.  Mr. Rogers was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church.  He had been preceded in death by his father, Talmadge Rogers, in 1986, and a sister, Brenda Garrett, in 1988.

Surviving are his mother, Annie Lee Warren Rogers, of Blairsville, his daughters, April and Mitzi, of Blairsville; sisters, Ruth Bohanon, Sarah Owenby, Martha Plott, and Mary Seabolt, all of Blairsville; brothers, Gene, Tommy, and Jimmy Rogers; many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and a host of friends also survive.

Memorial services were held Sunday, August 1, 1999 at 3 p.m. from New Union Baptist Church, with Rev. Harrison Bradley officiating.  If you wish, memorials may be made to a fund established at Union County Bank in Blairsville to benefit his daughters. 

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements. 


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August 4, 1999               Page 3B

 

mrs. sharon brackett hill

 

Mrs. Sharon Brackett Hill, age 66, of Murfreesboro, NT, formerly of Blairsville, passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 1999 in the Baptist Hospital in Nashville, TN, following an extended illness.

Mrs. Hill was born on June 24, 1933, the daughter of the late Burley Brackett and the late Maude Launa Rich of Union County.  She was a member of the Coffer County Crafts Association and a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Smyrna. TN.

Survivors include her husband, George Hill of Beach Grove, TN; two sons and daughter-in-laws, Gerald and sue Anne Hill of Houston, TX and Greg and Lora Hill of Murfreesboro, TN; one daughter, Gwyn McWhorter of Murfreesboro, TN; two sisters, Mavis Owenby of Dalton, GA and Glennis Gibson of Rockyface, GA; a sister-in-law, Mrs. Lucille Brackett of Blairsville, GA; five grandchildren, James, Tyler and Josiah Hill and Ashley and Autumn McWhorter; many other friends and relatives also survive.

Funeral services were held on Thursday, July 29, 1999 from the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Clyde Coleman officiating.  Special music was presented by Missie Kirkland.  Pallbearers were James Hill, Charles Brackett, Jon Brown, Tom Antonucci, Merle Parham and Leslie Groves.  Interment followed in the church cemetery.

Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements.