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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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October 22, 2008                       Page 5C

 

jessie brown corn

 

            Mrs. Jessie Brown Corn, age 82 of Blairsville, GA, passed away Monday, October 13, 2008 at the Atlanta Medical Center as a result of injuries received in an automobile accident.  Mrs. Corn was born Thursday, October 22, 1925 in Union County, GA, to the late John G. brown and the late Ida Watkins Brown.  She was a member of the New Harmony Baptist Church and was a lifelong resident of Union County.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Corn; grandson, Ricky Warren; her parents, John G. and Ida Watkins Brown; and brothers, Gordon, Jim, Johnnie and William Brown.

            Surviving family members include: daughter & son-in-law, Carmell and Raymond Dean; son & daughter-in-law, J.E. and Portia Corn; son, Eugene Corn and daughter & son-in-law, Janie and Roger Beavers; all of Blairsville.  Three grandsons, one granddaughter; three great grandsons, two great granddaughters and many nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.

            Funeral services were held Wednesday, October 15, 2008 at 11 AM from the Chapel of the Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville with Rev. Wade Plott and Rev. Larry Truelove officiating.  Music was provided by the Kelley Trio and Mr. Brett Chatham.  Interment followed in the New Harmony Baptist Cemetery.  Serving as pallbearers were the following gentlemen: Terry Warren, Joel Corn, Rick Bunch, William Brown, Jr., Kenny Duckworth and Royce Brown.  Honorary pallbearers included: Alek Beavers and Isaiah Beavers.

            The family received friends at the funeral home from 6-9 PM, Tuesday, October 14.

            Arrangements entrusted to Cochran Funeral Home – Blairsville Chapel.  Friends and family are invited to view Mrs. Corn’s video tribute, send condolences, and sign the guest register at www.cochrannfuneralhomes.com


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October 22, 2008                       Page 5C

 

eileen b. timmer

 

            Eileen B. Timmer, age 61, of Blairsville, GA, passed away at her home on Friday, October 10, 2008.  Eileen was born Monday, June 23, 1947 in San Juan County, New Mexico, to the late Rev. Milton L. and Irene Lowrey Little.  A member of Evangel Worship Center, she taught school at MACA and was very active in church and the music ministry.  Eileen was preceded in death by sisters, Theola D. Lapioli and Ethelyn Graves, and a son, Paul S. Timmer.

            Survivors include: husband of 42 years, rev. David C. Timmer of Blairsville, GA; son, Kevin D. Timmer of Los Angeles, CA; sister, rev. Wanda L. Little of Sparks, NV, sister, Janella Sayers of Brandon, FL.

            Funeral services were held Friday, October 17, 2008, at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of Cochran Funeral Home with Rev. Eugene Pansler, Rev. Wanda L. Little, and Rev. Allen Sayers officiating.  Music was provided by Rev. Wanda Little, Janella Sayers, Rev. Eugene Pansler and Corrie Patterson.  Interment was in Ivy LOG Baptist Church Cemetery. 

The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: 

Interment followed in

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville, GA, was in charge of arrangements.  YOU may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochrannfuneralhomes.com


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October 22, 2008                       Page 5C

 

mary penland cook

 

            Mrs. Mary Penland Cook, age 92, native and lifelong resident of Blairsville, GA, passed away Monday, October 13, 2008 at her home in Blairsville.  Mrs. Cook was born Thursday, August 17, 1916 in Union County, GA, to the late Thomas Gordon Penland and the late Annie Mae Hughes Penland.  Mrs. Cook was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Union County; and was a retired school teacher for the Union County School system.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Ernest Cook, in 1986.

            Surviving family members include: son & daughter-in-law, Melvin E. & Patricia H. Cook of Marietta, GA; daughter, Martha C. Cone of Blairsville; daughter & son-in-law, Claudene C. & Ted J. Smith of Hickory, NC; daughter, Mary Ruth Cook of Blairsville; grandchildren and their spouses: Jeff & Sharon Cook, Craig & Kathy Cook, Scott & Cathy Cone, Todd Penland Cone, Mary Neil Cone Edge & Jeff Edge, Kim & Eric Crosby, Tracy & Mike Seagle; eleven great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.

            Funeral services were held Wednesday, October 15, 2008 at 2 p.m. from the First United Methodist Church of Union County with the Rev. Ben Lewis, and Rev. Eddie Herring officiating.  Music was provided by Jeff Bauman, Keith Defoor, and Mrs. Cook’s daughter, Martha Cone.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Jeff Cook, Craig Cook, Scott Cone, Todd Cone, Jeff Edge, Eric Crosby, Mike Seagle, and Tyler Cook.  Interment followed in Union memory Gardens.

            The family received friends at the funeral home from 6 until 9p.m., Tuesday, October 14.

            IN lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations may be made to The Gideons International for Bibles; The Child Enrichment Center of the First United Methodist Church of Union County; or to Union County Retired Teacher’s Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 687, Blairsville, GA 30514.

            Arrangements entrusted to Cochran Funeral Home – Blairsville Chapel.  You are invited to send condolences to the family, view Mrs. Cook’s video tribute, and sign the guest register at www.cochrannfuneralhomes.com


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October 22, 2008                       Page 5C

 

charles james “c.j.” patterson

 

            Mr. Charles James “C.J.” Patterson, age 86, of Blairsville, GA, formerly of Dalton, GA, passed away Saturday, October 18, 2008 at his home.  Mr. Patterson was born Saturday, July 22, 1922 in Union County, GA, to the late Harley Patterson and the late Beadie Mae Turner Patterson.  Mr. Patterson attended Mt. Zion Baptist Church.

            Survivors include his loving wife, Regina Foster Patterson of Blairsville; son & daughter-in-law, Michael and Elaine Patterson of Dalton; son, Mark James Patterson of Blairsville; sister, Jean Raper of Allen park, MI; grandchildren: Jason Patterson and Tanya Brown; great grandchildren: Cobey and Alden Patterson and Harley Brown.   Nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.

            Funeral services were held Monday, October 20, 2008 at 2 PM from the Mt. Zion Baptist Church with Rev. Larry Weaver officiating.  Music was provided by the Mt. Zion Singers.  Interment followed in Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery.  Serving as pallbearers were the following gentlemen: Kent Foster, Steve Foster, Keith Foster, Jr., Terry Foster, parker Foster and Kenneth Hemphill.

            The family received friends at the funeral home from 5-9 PM, Sunday, October 19.

            Arrangements entrusted to Cochran Funeral Home – Blairsville Chapel.  Friends and family are invited to send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochrannfuneralhomes.com


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October 22, 2008                       Page 5C

 

jan “woody” henri waller

 

            Mr. Jan “Woody” Henri Waller, age 80 of Grace Mtn. Rd., Blairsville passed away on Wednesday Oct. 15, 208 in the Union General Hospital following a brief illness.  Mr. Waller was born on April 30k, 1928 in Indonesia, the son of the late Johan Waller and the late Henriette Emanuels Waller.  Mr. Waller was a member of the House of Prayer Church.

            Surviving Mr. Waller are his loving wife, Anita Smith Waller of Blairsville, three children, Astrid and Ashwin Shah of Alta Dena, CA, Wendy and Henk Van Vianen of Holland, Rick and Lisa Waller of Carrolton, GA, two grandchildren, Kaylie and Joyce, many other relatives and friends also survive.

            No services are planned at this time.  In lieu of flowers if you wish, the family requests that memorials may be made to a favorite charity of your choice in memory of Mr. Waller.

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

           


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October 22, 2008                       Page 5C

 

louise shattles

 

            Louise Shattles, age 91 of Blairsville, GA, formerly of Atlanta, passed away Thursday, October 16, 2008 at her home.  She was born Thursday, April 19, 1917 in Cobb Co., GA.  Louise was a member of Candler Park Baptist Church and attended Antioch Baptist Church in Blairsville.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Charles Shattles and a grandson, Scott Shattles.

            Survivors include: son & daughter-in-law, Don & Janice Shattles of Blairsville, GA, son & daughter-in-law, Larry & Loretta Shattles of Alpharetta, GA, daughter & son-in-law, Lynn & Barry Schaffer, VA, 8 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren.

            Funeral services were held Monday, October 20, 2008 at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of Tom Wages Funeral Home with her nephew, Rev. Dennis Whitaker officiating.  Interment was in Eternal Hills Memory Gardens.

            The Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville, GA, is in charge of arrangements.  You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochrannfuneralhomes.com