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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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December 1, 2009                      Page 14A

 

mary lee duck

 

            Mrs. Mary Lee Duck passed away at age 100 on Saturday, November 28, 2009 in the Union County Nursing Home in Blairsville.  Mrs. Duck was born on January 15, 1909, in Tallapoosa, GA, the daughter of the late John William Tumlin and the late Mary Pauline Sigman Tumlin.  Early in her life Mary Lee was an elementary school teacher; later, she gave of her time and energy as a devoted Methodist ministerís wife who loved people.  She and her husband David enjoyed travel, and visited many countries in Europe as well as Japan.  She was a cherished and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. David A. Duck, in 2003, by brothers, Sigman, Chester, W. L. and Steve Tumlin, and by sisters Grace Cantrell, Nelle Scholz Southwell, and Kathryn Tumlin.  Mrs. Duck was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Tifton, GA. 

            Surviving Mrs. Duck are one son and daughter in law, David and Kathy Duck of Anacortes, WA, one daughter, Polly Pitts of Blairsville, five grandchildren, Lyle (Vera), Gin and Sam Morgan, Chris (Erin) and Alison Duck, and two great grandchildren, Phillip and Valerie Morgan. 

            Graveside services will be held on Sunday December 6, at 2 p.m. at Macon Memorial Park Cemetery, 4101 Mercer University Drive, in Macon, GA, where she will rest next to her husband David.  Flowers are welcomed or, if you wish, you may make a memorial to your favorite charity in memory of Mary Lee.  Visitation will take place at the Mountain View Funeral Home Saturday evening, December 5, from 4 to 6 PM. 

            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

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December 1, 2009                      Page 14A

 

joseph (joe) cortez stubblefield

 

            Mr. Joseph (Joe) Cortez Stubblefield, age 83, of Mulky Gap Rd., Blairsville passed away on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009 at his home following an extended illness.  Mr. Stubblefield was born on June 3, 1926 in Fayettville, (sic) AR, the son of the late Loren Stubblefield and the late Aubrey McNabb Stubblefield.  Joe was a veteran of the US Army of WWII.  He enjoyed riding horses, motorcycles and farming.  He was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather and great grandfather.  He was a member of Allegheny Masonic Lodge #114 F&AM.  Mr. Stubblefield was a member of New Union Baptist Church. 

            Surviving  Mr. Stubblefield are his loving wife of fifty-nine years, Kathleen Garvin Stubblefield of Blairsville, three sons and daughters-in-law, jay and Stephanie Stubblefield of Blairsville, Jon and Kathy Stubblefield of Blairsville, Joe and Barbara Stubblefield of Potmac, MD, one daughter and son-in-law, Teresa and John Hamilton of Gillsville, GA, two sisters and brothers-in-law, Mary and rev. Clifford Palmer of Rogers, AR, Veda and Allen Kinyon of Centerline, AR, nine grandchildren, Brad, Josh, Katie, Emily, Kristen, Philip, Jordan, Mitch and Maggie, one great grandchild, Reese, many other relatives and friends also survive.

            Funeral services were held on Sunday, Nov. 29, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. from the New Union Baptist Church with the Rev. Clifford Palmer and Rev. Harrison Bradley officiating.  Special music was presented by the New Union Baptist Church and the House of Prayer Church Choir.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers, Troy Phillips, Curtis Young, Jimmy McClure, Pat Phillips, Ron Bradburn and Vince Frusciante.  Serving as honorary pallbearers were Brad and Josh Hamilton, Phillip and Mitch Stubblefield.   Interment followed in the church cemetery.  The family met with friends at the funeral home on Saturday evening from 6-9 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.

                       


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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

 

 

December 1, 2009                      Page 14A

 

angeline m. southwick

 

            Mrs. Angeline M. Southwick, age 96, of Skeenah Gap Rd., Blairsville passed away on Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009 in the Clay County Care Center following an extended illness.  Mrs. Southwick was born on June 16, 1913 in Pawtuckey, RI, the daughter of the late Louis Joseph Beaulieu and the late Georgianna LePage Beaulieu.  Angeline was a very loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother.  She was always helping others who were in need.  She was preceded in death by two brothers, George and Ernest Beaulieu, one sister, Blanch Beaulieu, two sons, Carl and Paul Southwick, one daughter, Reti Roy and by her husband, Henry Southwick.  Mrs. Southwick was of the Catholic faith. 

            Surviving Mrs. Southwick are two daughters and sons-in-law, Norine and Harold Helstrom of Suches, Doris and Harold Gardner of Canterbury, CT, eight grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, many other relatives and friends also survive.

            A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009 at 11 a.m. from the New Life Family Church with the Rev. Jeff Lovell officiating.  In lieu of flowers if you wish, the family requests that memorials may be made to the Clay County Care Center, 86 Valley Hideaway Drive, Hayesville, NC 28904, in memory of Mrs. Southwick.  The family will meet with friends following the services at the church on Wednesday.         

            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.