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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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October 28, 2009                       Page 16A

 

shirley edith lackey

 

            Mrs. Shirley Edith Lackey, age 92, of Shirley Lane, Blairsville passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2009 at her home following an extended illness.  Mrs. Lackey was born On Nov. 20 1916 in Union County, the daughter of the late John P. Hedgecock and the late Minnie Gertrude Beavers Hedgecock.  She was a native and lifelong resident of Union County.  She was a loving mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother and great-great grandmother.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold lackey, one son, Sammy Lackey and by three daughters, Sarah lackey, Emma Lee Collum and Martha Sue (Susie) Dockery.  Mrs. Lackey was a member of Mt. Olivet Baptist Church.   

            Surviving Mrs. Lackey are two daughters and one son-in-law, Reita Wright of Rawlins, WY, Jolynn and Ray Ingram of Blairsville, three sons and one daughter-in-law, Donald and Doreen lackey of Blairsville, Bruce (and special friend Sue Hughes) Lackey of Blairsville, Gary Lackey of Blairsville, one brother, Thomas R. Hedgecock of Greenville, TN, many grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, many other relatives and friends also survive.

            Funeral services were held on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2009 at 2 p.m. from the Mountain View Chapel with the Rev. Evan Hughes officiating.  Special music was presented by the Mt. Olivet Church Choir.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers, Harold Thrasher, Travis Lackey, Eugene Lackey, Kevin Dyer, Anthony and Joe Don Collum.  Serving as honorary pallbearer was Weston Lackey.  Interment followed in the Mt. Olivet Baptist Church Cemetery.

            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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October 28, 2009                       Page 16A

 

mabel d. hyatt

 

            Mrs. Mabel D. Hyatt, age 75, of Sarasota, FL, formerly of Blairsville passed away on Sunday, Oct. 18, 2009 in the Tidewell Hospice Center following an extended illness.  Mrs. Hyatt was born on Aug. 29, 1934 in Wet Liberty, KY, the daughter of the late Jesse C. Gevedon and the late Grace Frances Wheeler Gevedon.  Mabel was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Wade Hyatt in 1985.  Mrs. Hyatt attended Shady Grove Methodist Church. 

            Surviving Mrs. Hyatt are a daughter and son-in-law, Jo Ann and John Turner of Sarasota, FL, many other relatives and friends also survive.

            A graveside service was held on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2009 at 4 p.m. from the Union memory Gardens Cemetery with Rev. Bill Honaker officiating.  In lieu of flowers, if you wish, Mabelís request was that donations may be made to Meals On Wheels in her memory. 

            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.

           


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

(no corrections have been made; this is exactly as it appeared in paper)

 

 

October 28, 2009                       Page 16A

 

hazel m. duvall

 

            Mrs. Hazel M. Duvall, age 85, of Ricky Brown Rd., Blairsville, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2009 in the Clay County Care Center following an extended illness.  Mrs. Duvall was born on Aug. 12, 1924 in Union County, the daughter of the late Lon Morgan and the late Dovie Brown Morgan.  Hazel and her husband Clinton owned and operated the Western Auto Store in Blairsville for over twenty years.  She was a loving mother, sister, aunt and grandmother.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Clinton Duvall in 1990, a daughter-in-law, Marcia Duvall in 1984 and a brother, Cline Morgan.  Mrs. Duvall was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church. 

            Surviving Mrs. Duvall are one son, Michael Duvall of Blairsville, one sister, Marie Brown of Blairsville, three nieces, May Lee Cheek, Marcella Turner, Meroline Lanham, four nephews, Charles and Cecil King, Ron and Danny Duvall, two grandchildren, April and Jon Krieger of Blairsville, Jeremy Duvall of Blairsville, many other relatives and friends also survive.

            Funeral services were held on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2009 at 11 a.m. from the Mountain View chapel with the Rev. Gary Patterson and Rev. Tommy Seay officiating.  Special music was presented by Danita Kennedy, Debbie Owenby and the Revival Baptist Church Ladies Trio.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers, Bruce Cheek, Barry Patterson, Ben Dyer, Jeremy Duvall, Josh Kennedy and Jon Kennedy.  Serving as honorary pallbearers, Charles, Cecil and Dustin King, Ron and Danny Duvall.  Interment followed in the Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family met with friends at the funeral home on Monday evening after 5 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.