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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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November 24, 2009                    Page 5C

 

edith denton chambers

 

            Mrs. Edith Denton Chambers, age 92, of Blairsville, GA, passed away on November 16, 2009 at her home. 

Mrs. Chambers was born on August 25, 1917 in Towns County, GA, to the late Doll and Myrtle Eller Denton.  She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.  Mrs. Chambers was preceded in death by her husband, Julius Chambers. 

Survivors include: sons & daughters-in-law, Kermit & Margie Chambers of Blairsville, GA, and Larry & Johanna Chambers of Blairsville, GA; brother, George Denton of Charleston, SC; sisters, Ethel Everett of Blairsville, GA, and Opal Buchannan of Brevard, NC; grandchildren Kirk Chambers, Doug chambers, Angie Dills, Tyson chambers, Kevin Chambers, Vanna Chambers; great grandchildren, Kade Dills, Owen Chambers, Payton Chambers, Laken Chambers.   

            Funeral services were held Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of Cochran Funeral Home with Rev. Wofford Kelley and Rev. Brent Chatham officiating.  Music was provided by Wofford and Sarah Kelley and Rita Carr.  Pallbearers were Kirk chambers, Doug Chambers, Tyson Chambers, Kevin Chambers, Aaron Dills and Dean Everett.  Burial was in Union Memory Gardens. 

Cochran Funeral Home Blairsville, GA www.cochrannfuneralhomes.com in charge of arrangements.


The North Georgia News

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November 24, 2009                    Page 5C

 

vernon calvin reece

 

            Vernon Calving Reece, age 78, of Woodstock, formerly of Marietta, died Tuesday, November 17.  Funeral services were held Friday, November 20 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Collins funeral Home in Acworth with Rev. Bill Honaker officiating.  Interment was in Rollin Hills Memory Gardens. 

Mr. Reece was a native of Union County and lived most of his life in Cobb county.  He was a brick mason and owned and operated Vernon Reece Contractor Co. 

Mr. Reece was preceded in death by his wife Betty.  Survivors include his son Stephen Reece of Adairsville; daughters: Cynthia Reece, Woodstock, Lorri McClure, Acworth and Penny Westbrook, Acworth; brothers: Verlon Reece, Kennesaw, James Reece, Marietta and Rex Reece, Rome; sisters: Everett Hamby, Adairsville, Sue Wright, Ranger, Bobbie Honaker, Blairsville, Brenda Spiva, Lavonia; grandchildren: Melissa Porter, Cody Reece and Brett Silvey; great grandchildren: McKaiden Reece, McKya Reece and Mya Porter.  The family received friends Thursday, November 19 from 5 – 8 p.m. at the funeral Home.  Online condolences may be made at collinsfuneralhome.org.

            Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville offers this obituary as a courtesy to the family of Mr. Reece.


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November 24, 2009                    Page 5C

 

george miles albertson, jr.

 

            Mr. George Miles Albertson Jr. age 84 of Gibbs Rd., Blairsville passed away on Saturday, November 21, 2009 at his home following an extended illness.  Mr. Albertson was born on September 5, 1925 in West Palm Beach, FL, the son of the late George Albertson Sr. and the late Neva Gruber Albertson.  He was a veteran of the US navy of WWII.  He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.  He was an avid outdoorsman and loved fishing and boating.  Mr. Albertson was a member of St. Clare’s Episcopal Church. 

            Surviving Mr. Albertson are his loving wife, Mary Lou Brown Albertson of Blairsville, two sons and daughters-in-law, David and Andrea Albertson of West Palm Beach, FL, Stephen and Robin Albertson of Blairsville, four grandchildren, five great grandchildren, many other relatives and friends also survive.

            A memorial service will be held at a later date in West Palm Beach, FL.  In lieu of flowers if you wish, the family requests that memorials may be made to Regency Hospice, PO Box 494, Hiawassee, GA 30546 in memory of Mr. Albertson.  

            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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November 24, 2009                    Page 5C

 

frans bosman

 

            Frans Bosman, 79, passed away Tuesday, November 17, 2009 at his residence in Blairsville, GA, under the care of Hospice.  He was born to Dutch parents in Java, Indonesia in 1930.  the family immigrated to the U.S. locating in Jacksonville, Florida.  He attended local schools graduating from Landon High School in 1948, and furthered his education attending Jacksonville Jr. College and the University of Florida. 

Frans was employed as Superintendent of construction and Maintenance for Standard Oil company, Volkswagen-Southeastern division, and Union Carbide.  White at the latter, he worked in conjunction with cryogenics.  His work brought him much pleasure. 

He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Donna Carlin Bosman; two daughters, Vickie Camper of Gainesville, FL, and Susan Moore of Dawsonville, GA; four grandchildren and five great grandchildren.   

            In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Regency Hospice of Hiawassee, Georgia (www.regencyhospice.com). 

            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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November 24, 2009                    Page 5C

 

myrtle elizabeth brown morgan

 

            Elizabeth passed away Saturday morning, November 14, 2009, at her home after an extended illness.  Elizabeth was born in Union County, June 1, 1929, to Emory and Irene Coker Brown.  After retiring from Pfitzer (sic) Pharmaceuticals in Atlanta, she moved back to the mountains of North Georgia. 

Preceding her in death were her husband Joe Morgan and her father Emory Brown.   

She is survived by her mother Irene Coker Brown, sisters, Deanna Brown of Cumming, Claudia Todd, Sarah pertain, Wanda Gibson and Evelyn Lamar of Blairsville, brothers Melvin Brown and Farris Brown of Blairsville and many nieces and nephews who loved her very much.

A family memorial service will be held at a later date.