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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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November 15, 1995                                Page 6B

 

mrs. cordia jones

 

            Mrs. Cordia Jones, 93, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, November 7, 1995 in Fannin Regional Hospital in Blue Ridge, Georgia.

            Mrs. Jones was born in North Dakota on July 14, 1902, a daughter of Henry Carmack and Alice Hinkle Carmack.  She had lived in the Blairsville area for 25 years, coming here from Kentucky.  She was of the Holiness faith.

            Surviving are three daughters, Gertrude Nation, of Blairsville; Hazel Smith, of Barbourville, KY; and Vada Strain, of Detroit, MI; son, Denver Callihan, of Benton, KY; sister, Beatrice Crawford, of London, KY; and brother, Vernon Carmack, of Louisville, KY; fifteen grandchildren, twenty eight great grandchildren, nineteen great-great grandchildren, and two great-great-great grandchildren also survive.

            Funeral services were held Thursday November 9, 1995 at 10:00 AM from the chapel of the Funeral Home with Rev. John Kay officiating.  Special music was presented by Ken and Elaine Young.  Interment was in Providence Methodist Church Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements.

           

 

           


The North Georgia News

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November 15, 1995                                Page 6B

 

doris p. henry

 

            Mrs. Doris Parrish Henry, 73, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Monday, November 6, 1995 at her home.

            Mrs. Henry was born September 11, 1922, in Bullock County, Georgia, a daughter of the late Henry Grady Parrish, Sr., and Henrietta Robertson Parrish.  She was a retired teacher and had been living in Blairsville since January 1994, coming here from Stone Mountain, GA.  Mrs. Henry was a member of First United Methodist Church of Union County, the United Methodist Women, and Friendship Force, Atlanta.  She was a member of Alpha Delta Kappa Sorority; Beta Delta Chapter of Delta Pi Epsilon; The Retired Teachers association; Life Enrichment Program of Atlanta; The Woman’s Club of DeKalb College.  Mrs. Henry had been very involved with activities in Branan Lodge also.

            Surviving are her husband, Mr. Roger Henry, of the home; step son, Robert Paul Henry, of Cherry Point, North Carolina; step daughter, Ruth Ann McLauchlon, of Australia; granddaughter Aria; sisters: Ellen Parrish Hannaford, of Woodbine, GA, and Betty Parrish Lee, of Brooklet, GA; sister in law, Latane Hardman Parrish, of Statesboro, GA; several nieces, nephews and friends also survive.

            Funeral services were held Wednesday, November 8, 1995 at 11:00 AM from the Chapel of Cochran Funeral Home with Dr. Robert Darby officiating.  Special music was presented by Lyn and Janice Catron.  Serving as Honorary Escort to the family were members of the Fidelis Sunday School Class.  Interment was in Brooklet Cemetery in Brooklet, GA, on Thursday, November 9, 1995, at 11:00 AM with Rev. Warren Williams, and Rev. Raymond Summerlin officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to First United Methodist Church of Union County Building Fund, or to Brooklet United Methodist Church Parsonage Fund.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements. (706) 745-2156.

           


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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

 

 

November 15, 1995                                Page 6B

 

mrs. cordia jones

 

            Mrs. Cordia Jones, 93, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, November 7, 1995 in Fannin Regional Hospital in Blue Ridge, Georgia.

            Mrs. Jones was born in North Dakota on July 14, 1902, a daughter of Henry Carmack and Alice Hinkel Carmack.  She had lived in the Blairsville area for 25 years, coming here from Kentucky.  She was of the Holiness faith.

            Surviving are three daughters, Gertrude Nation, of Blairsville; Hazel Smith, of Barbourville, KY; and Vada Strain, of Detroit, MI; son, Denver Callihan, of Benton, KY; sister, Beatrice Crawford, of London, KY; and brother, Vernon Carmack, of Louisville, KY; fifteen grandchildren, twenty eight great grandchildren, nineteen great-great grandchildren, and two great-great-great grandchildren also survive.

            Funeral services were held Thursday, November 9, 1995 at 10:00 AM from the chapel of the Funeral Home with Rev. John Kay officiating.  Special music was presented by Ken and Elaine Young.  Interment was in Providence Methodist Church Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements.

           


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November 15, 1995                                Page 6B

 

mr. ronald v. souther

 

            Mr. Ronald V. Souther, age 80, of Hiawassee, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, November 8, 1995, after a period of declining health.  Born in Union County, the son of the late James Hayes Souther and Frances Etta Ensley Souther.  Surviving are daughters: Mrs. Ruby Garrett of Hiawassee Georgia, Mrs. JoAnn Crump of Young Harris, Georgia, Mrs. Ella Faye Baxter, of Young Harris, and Mrs. Diana Worley of Hayesville, NC.; sons; Mr. J. B. Souther of Austin, Texas, and Mr. Jerry Souther of Hiram, Georgia; sister: Mrs. Reeva Potts, of Young Harris, Georgia; eleven grandchildren and ten great grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews.

            Funeral services were held on Friday, November 10, 1995 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of the Banister Funeral Home in Young Harris, with Rev. Harley Hunter officiating.  Interment was in Laurel Hills Memory Gardens.  Pallbearers were: Wayman Lovell, Donald Lovell, Lewis Baxter, Joe Baxter, Cory Souther, and Richard Souther.  Banister Funeral Home of young (sic) Harris, Georgia in charge of arrangements.

 


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Blairsville, GA  30512

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November 15, 1995                                Page 6B

 

mrs. sophia ledford garrett

 

            Mrs. Sophia Ledford Garrett, 92, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Friday, November 10, 1995  in Union General Hospital in Blairsville.  Mrs. Garrett was born in Clay County, North Carolina, a daughter of Robert Ledford and Maggie Moss Ledford.  She had lived most of her life in this area and was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church.  Mrs. Garrett had been preceded in death by her husband, Mr. L. B. Garrett, in 1988.

            Surviving are daughters, Dallas Walls, of Hiawassee, Ga.; Magnus Hamby of Blairsville; and Faye Barfield, of Douglas, Ga; sons, D.L. Garrett, of Detroit, MI; and Walter Garrett of Blue Ridge, Ga; Twenty Seven Grandchildren also survive, with several great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, and other relatives also survive.

            Funeral services were held Sunday, November 12, 1995 at 3:00 p.m. from the Chapel of the Funeral Home with Rev. Brad Davis officiating.  Special music was presented by the Macedonia Church of Christ Choir.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Denny Garrett, Scott Brown, Joey Brown, Paul Davidson, Mike Hart, and Charles Garrett.  Interment was in New Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery.

            Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of the arrangements.