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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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September 30, 1998       Page 7B

 

mr. lenwell jewell bivins, sr.

 

            Mr. Lenwell Jewell Bivins, Sr., age 76, of Blairsville, Georgia and of Avon Park, Florida, passed away Tuesday, September 22, 1998 in Union County.

            Mr. Bivins was born in Muhlenburg County, Kentucky, on February 7, 1922.  He was the son of the late William Allen Bivins and Lizzie Holman Bivins.  Mr. Bivins was a retired accountant, and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.  Mr. Bivins had been employed as the Auditor for the City of Louisville, Kentucky; as Budget Officer, for the City of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; and Finance Director, of Volusia county, Florida.  At the time of his retirement, he was Auditing Supervisor for the State of Florida Board of education.  Mr. Bivins was a member of several organizations, including Kentucky Colonel, American Legion, Lions Club of Florida and Georgia, and was also a past-president of Union County Lions Club.

            Survivors include his wife, Reeda Rose Von Allmen Bivins, of Blairsville and of Avon  Park, Florida; son, and daughter-in-law, Lenwell J. Bivins, Jr., and Marjorie V. Bivins, both of Blairsville; sisters: Thelma Young, of Greenville, KY and Marlene Wood, of Marion, KY; granddaughter, Andrea Lynnae Ollila, of Jackson, MI; a host of friends and other relatives also survive.

Visitation at the funeral home was held on Thursday evening, September 24, 1998, for family and friends. 

Cochran Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. 


The North Georgia News

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September 30, 1998       Page 7B

 

mrs. audrey kay williams o’brien

 

            Mrs. Audrey Kay Williams O’Brien, age 33, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, September 23, 1998 in Union General Hospital, in Blairsville, following an extended illness  Mrs. O’Brien was born in Fulton County, Georgia, on Thursday, June 3, 1965, a daughter of the late Douglas Oliver Williams and Karen Cevil Thomas Williams.  She was a homemaker and had lived in Blairsville only two months, coming here from Douglasville, GA.

            Survivors include her husband, Russell O’Brien, of Blairsville; mother, Karen Williams, of Douglasville, GA; children, Ashley and Cody O’Brien, of Blairsville; sister, Sheryl Williams, of Atlanta, and brother, Johnny Williams, of Marietta.

Cochran Funeral Home 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)

 

 

September 30, 1998       Page 7B

 

mrs. hazel marie hutson dillinger

 

            Mrs. Hazel Marie Hutson Dillinger, age 74, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, September 23, 1998, in Union County.  Mrs. Dillinger was born in Union County, on Sunday, March 16, 1924, a daughter of the late W.D. Hutson and Iva Cora Teague Hutson.  She was a lifelong resident of Union County, and for man years, worked in the school lunchroom.  Mrs. Dillinger was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.

            Survivors include her husband, Albert Dillinger, of Blairsville; son and daughter in law, Dallas Reed and Renay Dillinger, of Sparta, TN; son, Anthony Lanier Dillinger; daughter and son in law, Barbara Ann Dillinger Towe and Nulion Towe; son and daughter in law, Charles Bruce and Arlene Dillinger, all of Blairsville; daughter and son in law, Brenda Dillinger West and Ronald West, of Ellijay; son and daughter in law, Junior and Debbie Dillinger, of Morganton, GA; and daughter Buffy Dillinger, of Blairsville; brother, Author Hutson, of Ballground, GA; grandsons and wives, Chris and Lori Bergan, Alvin and Carol Towe; grandsons: Shane Towe, Derrick Dillinger, Jamey Mull, Daniel Hyatt, and Aaron Hyatt; granddaughters, Jennifer Dillinger, Shannon Dillinger, Tara Dillinger, Erin Hyatt; granddaughters and husbands: Sabrina and Kenny Tripp and Candy and Chris Busbee; 8 great grandchildren also survive, along with a host of friends and other relatives.  many other relatives and friends also survive.

Funeral services were held Friday, September 25, 1998 at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville with Rev. Horace Potts, Rev. Ronnie Abernathy, and Rev. Jerry Helton officiating.  Special music was presented by Patricia Carver and the Pleasant Grove Church Choir.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: James and mark Burrell, Steve Carver, Ervin Plott, J.E. and Larry Hutson.  The following gentlemen served as honorary escort to the family: J.W. Payne, Harold Payne, Barry Dean, Terry Rogers, Ray Rogers, Ray Potts.  Internment was in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Cochran Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.