Search billions of records on Ancestry.com

The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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

 

 

November 16, 2011                    Page 16A

 

dana michelle nelson

 

            Mrs. Dana Michelle Nelson, age 38, of Festus Drive, Blairsville, passed away at her home on Monday, November 7, 2011 following an extended illness.  Dana was born December 16, 1972 in Marietta, GA, daughter of the late Amos Eugene and Lois Taylor Porter.  She moved here in 1993 from Smyrna, GA.  She was a Para-pro at Union County elementary School.  She loved to camp and do crafts.  Dana was very involved with her church, children and all things kids.  She was a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church. 

            Surviving Dana are her husband, Bobby Nelson of Blairsville, son Seth Nelson of Blairsville, daughter, Sarabeth Nelson of Blairsville, brother, Perry Porter of Kennesaw, brother and sister-in-law, Paul and Jan Porter of Ackworth, sister and brother-in-law, Tina and Robert Burnette of Blairsville, several nieces and nephews.

            Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, November 9, 2011, at Philadelphia Baptist church with rev. Chad Underwood and Rev. Phillip Davenport officiating.  Music was by Becky Rogers.  Pallbearers were Greg Odom, Charlie Davis, Gene Nelson, Jack Nelson, Daniel Nelson, Jeremiah Nelson, Larry Payne and Bobby Gooch.  Honorary pallbearers were Dugan Hemphill, Don Rogers, Bill Abernathy and Vester Dills.  Interment followed in the church cemetery.  In lieu of flowers if you wish the family suggests that memorial be made to Breast Cancer Research in Dana’s memory. 

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


Dana Michelle Nelson


DANA MICHELLE NELSON
    Courtesy of Mountain View Funeral Home

 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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

 

 

November 16, 2011                    Page 16A

 

rex woodrow rogers

 

            Mr. Rex Woodrow Rogers, age 53, of Ledford Lane, Blairsville passed away Saturday, November 5, 2011 at his home following an extended illness.  Rex was born in Murphy, NC, son of the late Woodrow and Norene Thomas Rogers.  He enjoyed gardening, trout fishing and just being outdoors.  He was a wonderful husband and great dad, and loved Bluegrass and Gospel Music.  He was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. 

Rex is survived by his loving wife, Traci Rogers, Blairsville, son, Trevor Rogers of Blairsville, sisters, Marcella and Dale Underwood of Blairsville and Caroline and Raymond Mull of Morganton, brother, Rev. Gary and Jodi Rogers of Blairsville, special nieces, nephews and in-laws.

            Funeral services were held Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 1 p.m. at Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ray Potts and Rev. Cotton Harris officiating.  Music was by Elaine Young.  Pallbearers were Doug Abercrombie, Michael Thomas, Ronnie Coker, Brian Ledford, Richard Morgan and Randy Ledford.  Interment was in Ebenezer Baptist Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers make donations to the family to help defer funeral expenses.

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


Rex Woodrow Rogers


REX WOODROW ROGERS
    Courtesy of Mountain View Funeral Home

 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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

 

 

November 16, 2011                    Page 16A

 

paul rickey brown

 

            Mr. Paul Rickey Brown, age 65, of Sawmill Rd, Blairsville passed away Thursday, November 10, 2011 in Hospice of Chattanooga following an extended illness.  Paul was born April 21, 1946 in Blairsville, GA.  He was a US army (sic) Vietnam Veteran.  He was preceded in death by his father, Jim Brown, brothers, Edward, James and Lewis Brown.  He was of the Baptist Faith (sic). 

            Survivors are his wife, Betty Brown of Blairsville, mother, Mary Sullens of Blairsville, children, Vickie smith and Ernie McCoig of Calhoun, Tammy and David Baxter of Rome, Paula and Darrell Elrod of Cartersville, Tabitha Brown of Blairsville, Jason Brown of Blairsville, step-children, Joanna Grindle of Blairsville, Steve and Connie Savage of Cleveland, Lavonda and Freddie Meeks of Blairsville, Nickey Savage of Cleveland, sisters, Eloise Brown of Gainesville, Ola Mae Hughes of Blairsville, Kathy Grizzle of Blairsville, brothers, Herbert Brown of Blairsville, Mack Brown of Gainesville, grandchildren, Kimberly and Brandon Lockwood, Rickey Boling and Tiffany Nelson, Aprile (sic) and James Bailey, Megan and Aaron Watson, Kayla Smith, great grandchildren, Lacie, Ethan, Kenzie Bailey, Blake, Haley, Makayla Watson, Wesley and Braden Boling, Carson Lockwood, step-grandchildren, James, Amanda and Dewayne Beck, Nikki Sullens, Dana Johnson, Courtney, Paige and Steven Savage, Jenny Loggins, Jason Meeks and Luke Loggins.

            Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Sunday, November 13, 2011 at Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tony Black and Rev. Tommy Jones officiating.  Music was by Andrew Smith, Jim Woods and Luke Loggins.  Interment was in Georgia National Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers make memorials to your favorite veterans organization.  The family received friends Saturday evening at the funeral home from 4 until 8 p.m.  

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


Paul Rickey Brown


PAUL RICKEY BROWN
    Courtesy of Mountain View Funeral Home

 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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

 

 

November 16, 2011                    Page 16A

 

marylin israel

 

            Marylin Israel, age 82, of Union County Nursing Home passed away on Wednesday, November 8, 2011.  Mrs. Israel was born on December 22, 1928 daughter of the late Moss C. and Bess Jackson Windish.  She was the widow of Nathan Israel and they had lived in Blairsville since 1984. 

She is survived by a daughter, Marcy Madison, of Waco, TX and a son, Lonnie Harris, of Richmond, KY, as well as three grandchildren, Allison Harris, Evan Harris, and Dane Madison and  one great-grandson, Peyton Madison.

            Funeral services were held Friday, November 11, 2011 at 10 a.m. at the Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Victor Morgan officiating.  Pallbearers included Dwayne Patterson, Hoyt Patterson, Adam Patterson, Timmie Wheeler, Seth Robertson, and Jay Lynch.  Interment was in Holly Hills Cemetery.

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


Marylin Israel


MARYLIN ISRAEL
    Courtesy of Mountain View Funeral Home

 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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

 

 

November 16, 2011                    Page 16A

 

charles andrew lee

 

            Mr. Charles Andrew Lee, age 82, of Timber Ridge Rd., Blairsville passed away Monday, November 7, 2011 at his home following an extended illness.  Mr. Lee was born December 5, 1928 in East Point, GA son of the late Eubert and Alma Adams Lee.  He moved to this area in 1990 from East Point, GA.  He was a 50 year Mason and a member of Allegheny Masonic Lodge # 114 F&AM.  Mr. Lee was a member of the First Baptist church of Blairsville. 

            Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Latrice Lee of Blairsville, sons, Charles Allen Lee of Arnoldsville, GA and Andrew Jay Lee of Charlotte, NC, brothers, Harold Lee and Henry Lee both of Griffin, GA, sister Eloise Hunt of Douglasville, six grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

            Private memorial services will be held at a later date.  In lieu of flowers you may make memorials to BWMU of Georgia, c/o Georgia WMU & WEM, Georgia Baptist Missions Center, 6405 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth, GA 30097.

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


Charles Andrew Lee


CHARLES ANDREW LEE
    Courtesy of Mountain View Funeral Home

 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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

 

 

November 16, 2011                    Page 16A

 

billie j. anna-brady

 

Mrs. Billie J. Anna-Brady, age 83, of Blairsville passed away on Friday, November 11, 2011 at her home.  Mrs. Brady was born on May 25, 1928 in Abilene, TX to the late Henry & Julia Reese Moran.  She lived most of her life in Amarillo, TX, close to her sister, Pauline Heath.  Billie was a Telephone Operator for Northwest Texas Hospital until 2001 when she retired.  She has lived in the area with her son and caregiver, Scott Anna for the 5 months preceding her death.  Her greatest love up to the end was her dog, Jimmie, who was by her side.  Mrs. Brady was preceded in death by her husband, C.O. Brady; her son, Edward W. Anna, Jr.; her parents; and two brothers, Preston and Robert Moran.

She will be fondly remembered by all who knew her, but especially missed by her children: Cindi Heness, Sandy Laubscher, Shelley Anna and Scott Anna.

No memorial service is planned by her request.  Mrs. Billie Brady will be cremated and the ashes spread in the area she called “my home” (the woods near her home in Blairsville); along with some spread at the site of her deceased husband’s grave. She was surrounded by and cared for up to her end by her son, Scott Anna, friend Jim Fitzgerald, and adopted granddaughter, Debby Gibson of Blairsville.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville entrusted with arrangements.  Please visit our website, www.cochranfuneralhomes.com, to share your condolences with this family.


Billie J. Anna-Brady


BILLIE J. ANNA-BRADY
    Courtesy of Cochran Funeral Home