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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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October 18, 1995                                   Page 7B

 

mrs. ollie hood curtis

 

            Mrs. Ollie Hood Curtis, 90, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, October 7, 1995 in Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.  She was a native and lifelong resident of Union County.  A daughter of the late John and Wilda Roper Hood.  Mrs. Curtis was a member of Union Baptist Church was the widow of the late Mr. Howard Curtis, who died in 1987.

            Surviving are a daughter, Vada Curtis, of the home; several nieces and nephews also survive.

            Funeral services were held Tuesday, October 10, 1995 at 11:00 A.M. from the chapel of the funeral home with Rev. Dean Head officiating.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Rodney B. McCombs, Harold Crump, Bluford Dyer, Wayne Hedden, Bill Holt, and Howard McCombs.  Interment was in Shady Grove Methodist Church Cemetery.

            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)

 

 

October 18, 1995                                   Page 7B

 

mrs. eula mae addington colwell

 

            Mrs. Eula Mae Addington Colwell, 79, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, October 14, 1995 at the Evangeline Health Care Center in Andrews, North Carolina.  Mrs. Colwell was born in Union County, Georgia, on April 27, 1916, a daughter of the late Herman Addington and Laura Bell Addington.  She was a homemaker and a lifelong resident of Union County, and a member of First Baptist Church of Blairsville. 

            Surviving are her husband, Mr. Frank Colwell, of the home; son and daughter-in-law, Wayne and Barbara Colwell, of Blairsville; three sisters and brother-in-laws: Ruth and June Walker, of Blue Ridge, Georgia; Jean and Quince Nichols, of Roswell, Georgia, and Eloise and Richard Gray, of Blairsville; Granddaughter, Leslie Colwell, Granddaughter and grandson in law, Leah and Greg Adams; nieces and nephews also survive.

            Funeral services were held Monday, October 16, 1995 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of the funeral home with Rev. Danny Parris and Rev. B. A. Buchanan officiating. 

Special music was presented by Nelson and Mildred LeCroy.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Haskin Colwell, Vaughn Colwell, Reid Colwell, Larry Nichols, Jeff Walker, Jim Williams, and Tony Hamby.  Burial was in Union Memory Gardens Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorials be made to First Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 2058, Blairsville, GA 30514.

            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)

 

 

October 18, 1995                                   Page 7B

 

mr. joe underwood

 

            Mr. Joe Underwood, 70, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, October 11, 1995 in Union General Hospital in Blairsville, following an extended illness.  Mr. Underwood was born in Union County, Georgia, on August 20, 1925, a son of Vance Underwood and Iva Franks Underwood.  He was a lifelong resident of this area and was a member and deacon of Zion Hill Baptist Church.

            Surviving are seven daughters: Kathleen Cook, of Morganton, Georgia; Ann Hughes, Linda Floyd, Judy Adams, and Joan Hughes, all of Blairsville; Sandra Hill of Bowling Green, Kentucky, and Vicki Dean of Cleveland, Georgia; Five sons: Rev. Harold Underwood of Browning, Montana; Horace, Curtis, Dale and Jeff Underwood, all of Blairsville; three sisters: Minnie Murphy and Christine Tipton, both of Blairsville and Aleen Stephens, of Norcross, Georgia; and one brother, James Underwood, of Morrow, Georgia; many grandchildren and great grandchildren also survive.

            Funeral services For Mr. Underwood were held Friday, October 13, 1995 at 1:00 PM, from Zion Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Ray Harper and Rev. Mark Towery officiating. 

Special music for the service was presented by Mrs. Martha Davenport.  Grandsons served as pallbearers, and Honorary Escort.  Interment was in Zion Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorials be made to the American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Blvd., Suite 1010, Rockville, MD. 20852.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.