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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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November 13, 1996                    Page 5B

 

mrs. della mae corn

 

            Mrs. Della Mae Corn, 85, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Monday, November 4, 1996 in Union County Nursing Home in Blairsville. 

Mrs. Corn was born in Union County, Georgia, on May 1, 1911, a daughter of the late George Cavender and Eliza Jane Pickelsimer Cavender.  She had lived in this area for all of her life and was a homemaker.  Mrs. Corn was a member of Owltown Church of God.  She was the widow of the late John c. Corn. 

            Surviving are her daughter and son in law, Mattie Belle and Wayne Chappelear, of Roswell, GA; son and daughter in law, John W. and Carolyn Corn, of Toccoa, GA; son and daughter in law, William H. and Donna Corn, of Hayesville, NC; daughter and son in law, Althea C. and Nelson Pickelsimer, of Blairsville; step daughter, Ruby Hooper, of Blairsville; step son, Roy Corn, of Blairsville; and step daughter, Georgia Hooper, also of Blairsville; sister, Laura Bowers, of Blairsville; five grandchildren, and eight great grandchildren also survive along with several step grandchildren and step great grandchildren.

            Funeral services were held Wednesday, November 6, 1996 at 11 a.m. from New Harmony Baptist Church with Rev. B. A. Buchanan and Rev. Horace Potts officiating.  Special music was presented by Ken and Elaine Young.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers:  Nelson Pickelsimer, Gary Chappelear, David Corn, Curtis Corn, Kenny Duckworth, and Jason Beavers.  Interment was in the Church Cemetery.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville was in charge of arrangements. 


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November 13, 1996                    Page 5B

 

mr. patrick w. starr, sr.

 

            Mr. Patrick W. Starr, Sr. of Suches, Georgia passed away in Upson county (sic) Hospital in Thomaston, GA. 

Mr. Starr was a retired self employed Electrician. 

            Surviving are his wife, Janelle Starr of Suches, GA; daughter, Deborah Lynn Daniel of Forsyth, GA; son, Patrick W. Starr, Jr., McDonough, GA; sisters: Barbara Owen, Montgomery, AL; Jane Jenkins, Snellville, GA; brother, Sam Starr, Blue Ridge, GA; 8 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, 3 nieces, and 1 nephew also survive.

            Services were held November 7th, 1996 at 2 p.m. at Parkway Garden Chapel in Forest Park, GA.  Rev. Doyle Oliver officiated.  Interment was at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens, Forest Park, GA.

Parkway Garden Chapel of Forest Park, GA was in charge of the arrangements. 


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November 13, 1996                    Page 5B

 

mrs. frankie wimpey lance

 

            Mrs. Frankie Wimpey Lance, 88, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, November 6, 1996. 

Mrs. Lance was born February 28, 1908, in Union County, Georgia, a daughter of the late Arch Wimpey and Miranda Souther Wimpey.  She was a homemaker and a lifelong resident of this area.  Mrs. Lance was a member of Old Liberty Baptist Church.  Preceding her in death was a daughter, Doris Mae Lance, in 1935, and her husband, Homer E. Lance, in 1969. 

            Surviving are daughter, Ann Lance Jones of Murrayville, Georgia; and son, Jerry Lance, of Blairsville; sisters, Ada Plott and Cornelia Seabolt, both of Blairsville; brothers, Everett Wimpey and a. J. Wimpey, both of Blairsville; two grandchildren and their spouses, Vicki and Darren Copeland of Murrayville, and Teresa and Billy Yeary of Dahlonega; three great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews also survive.

            Funeral services were held Friday, November 8, 1996 at 2 p.m. from Old Liberty Baptist Church with Rev. Jerry Young and Rev. Guy Bradley officiating.  Special music was presented by the Church Choir.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Darren Copeland, Billy Yeary, Neal Efird, Larry Henderson, J. D. Seabolt, and Ronnie Wimpey.  Interment was in Old Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery. 

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville was in charge of arrangements. 


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November 13, 1996                    Page 5B

 

mr. charles w. plott

 

            Mr. Charles W. Plott, 89, of Carlton, Georgia, formerly of Blairsville, Georgia, passed Saturday, November 9, 1996. 

Mr. Plott was born in Towns County, Georgia, on May 17, 1907, a son of the late Smith Plott and Nora Smith Plott.  He was a farmer and had lived most of his life in Union County.  Mr. Plott was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church.  His wife, Mrs. Belle Plott, passed away in 1986. 

            Surviving are daughters and sons in law, Jerald Dean and J. P. Payne of Dawsonville, GA; Charline and Jay Seay, of Carlton, GA; and daughter, Carolyn Taylor, of Snellville, GA; three brothers, Paul Plott, Worth Plott and Elbert Plott, all of Blairsville; four sisters, Jenny Wilson, of Newnan, GA; Alice Hood, Nannie Adams, and Ruth Cantrell, all of Blairsville; nine grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews also survive.

            Funeral services were held Monday, November 11, 1996 at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of Cochran Funeral Home with Rev. Ray Potts officiating.  Special music for the service was presented by Susie Phillips, Louise Delong, and Sarah Kelley.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers:  Charles Payne, Carson Payne, Robby Parham, Trenton Smith, Phillip Taylor, and Jim Coberly.  Interment was in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville was in charge of arrangements. 


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November 13, 1996                    Page 5B

 

albert gilchrist sherman, sr.

 

            Mr. Albert Gilchrist Sherman, Sr., age 89 of Blairsville, GA passed away Thursday, November 7, 1996 at his home in Blairsville.  Moving to this area 2 1/2 years ago from Waynesville, NC Mr. Sherman was born in Duval County, FL July 25, 1907 the son of the late Antoine and Agnes Bartley Sherman, he grew up in the Ft. Myers area of Florida where his father worked on the Thomas Edison Estate.  Mr. Sherman served in the Mounted Marines from 1927 - 1935, and reenlisted in 1942 and was the head Marine Corps recruiter for the Southeastern area of the United States until his retirement in 1947 with the rank of master Sergeant.  He was Captain of the Miami Fire Department in Miami and was a member of the Waynesville, NC Masonic Lodge #259 and Elks BPO of Waynesville, NC and was of the Catholic Faith. 

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Gaye Sherman of the home, one son, Mr. a. G. Sherman, Jr. of Blairsville, GA and one daughter, Paula Jean Holley of Ft. Pierce, FL, four sisters:  Neil Culver of Lorida, FL Dorothy Baumgardner of Blairsville, GA, Mary Mills of Miami, FL and Peggy Smith of Maggie Valley, NC, one grandchild, Eddie Bennett of South Bend, IN and two great grandchildren and many other relatives and friends also survive.

            Memorial Services (sic) were held Sunday, November 10, 1996 at 2 p.m. from the Cochran Funeral Home with Robert Quinnelly, Chaplain of the North Georgia Honor Guard officiating. 

The Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville was in Charge (sic) of the arrangements.