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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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December 19, 2012                                Page 15A

 

jean carter

 

            Mrs. Jean Carter, age 83, of Blairsville, GA, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2012, at her home. Mrs. Carter was born in Valdosta, GA, on Thursday, the 4th of July, 1929, a daughter of Frank Mullis and Nellie Gieger Mullis. Jean graduated from Valdosta High School and received her Bachelor's degree from Georgia State Woman's College (which later became Valdosta State), and her Master's degree from Florida Atlantic University. Her career was in teaching and administration. Mrs. Carter and her husband David Ellis Carter, Sr. moved to Blairsville in 1989, following their retirement. Jean was a member of Coosa United Methodist Church in Blairsville, and she was active in Union General Hospital Auxiliary and volunteered for 20 years at Union County Nursing Home. She enjoyed working crossword puzzles and reading. Preceding her in death were her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Mullis; her husband, David Carter, Sr.; and brothers, Perry, Roscoe, and Franklin; sisters, Ida Draffin and Marian Hollis also preceded her in death.
            Jean was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her in their lives - most of all her family: sson (sic) and daughter-in-law, David, Jr. and Kathy Carter, of Savannah, GA; son and daughter-in-law, J. Michael and Patty Carter, of Ft. Pierce, FL; daughter, Jan Moyle, of Orlando, FL; and daughter and son-in-law, Mary Beth and Doug Brackett, of Blairsville; grandchildren: Sally and Rob Weiss, Lindsey and Josh Peterson, Melissa Carter, Jessica Carter, Paul Moyle, Eric Moyle, Emily Moyle and Brody Brackett.

            Funeral services for Mrs. Carter were held on Wednesday, December 12, 2012, at 11 a.m., at Coosa United Methodist Church with Rev. Roy Watkins officiating. The members of Coosa United Methodist Church presented the music for the service. Honorary escort to the family were Union General Hospital Auxiliary members and members of the Blairsville Garden Club, with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation was held at Coosa United Methodist Church on the same day as the funeral service, Wednesday, starting at 10 a.m..

            If you wish to do so, contributions may be made in memory of Jean to Coosa United Methodist Church Scholarship Fund, 7677 Mulkey Gap Road, Blairsville, Georgia 30512.

            Arrangements entrusted to the care of Cochran Funeral Home and Crematory of Blairsville. Please sign the guest registry and share condolences with the family on our website, www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.  

Jean Carter

JEAN CARTER
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December 19, 2012                                Page 15A

 

edward allen kubes

 

            Mr. Edward Allen Kubes, age 74, of Blairsville passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2012 at Union General Hospital following an extended illness. He was born in Sarasota, FL to the late Joseph F. and Nita Kubes. Mr. Kubes moved to this area 15 years ago from Oviedo, FL. He was a US Air Force veteran, FSU graduate, and worked as Director of Human Resources with AAA auto club, retiring in 1993. Mr. Kubes was an avid outdoorsman and spent much time during his later years hiking and camping in both the southeastern and western mountains of the United States. In addition to his passion for the natural world, his interests included literature, aviation and science. His was a very gentle and kind heart.

            He is survived by Lynette, his wife of 50 years, son Mark, son Eric, daughter-in-law Meredith and grandson J.T., sisters Janet and Lorraine, brother George and sister-in-law Eleanor, brother Joe and sister-in-law Marilyn, and brother Robert and sister-in-law Barbara.

            There will be a private family memorial service at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to Union County Food Bank or the Salvation Army.

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

Edward Allen Kubes

EDWARD ALLEN KUBES
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Blairsville, GA  30512

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December 19, 2012                                Page 15A

 

ralph l. hogsed

 

          Mr. Ralph L. Hogsed age 83 of Wind Chime Lane, Blairsville passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 9, 2012 at his home following an extended illness. Mr. Hogsed was born on Nov. 2, 1929 in Murphy, NC, the son of the late George Hogsed and the late Myrtle Hartness Hogsed. He was a veteran of the US Army and a retired civil service engineer.  Ralph was a loving father, brother, grandfather and great grandfather. He was an avid horse racing fan. He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Smith Hogsed in 2008 and a granddaughter, Brooke Michelle Hogsed. Mr. Hogsed was a member of Harmony Grove Baptist Church.

            Surviving Mr. Hogsed are this fiancée, Willie Mae Colwell of Blairsville, two sons and daughters-in-law, Gary and Ginny Hogsed of Blairsville, Ricky and Sandy Hogsed of Marietta, two daughters and sons-in-law, Sharon and John Archambault of Blairsville, Lisa and Gary Butler of Blairsville, one sister, Etta Mae Watkins of Akron, OH., five grandchildren, James L. Ezell, Christopher Hogsed, Ricky, Jonathon and Skye Butler, two great grandchildren, Brandon and Allyssa Hogsed, many other relatives and friends also survive.

            Funeral services were held on Thursday Dec.13, 2012 at 11 a.m. from the Mountain View Chapel with the Rev. Stacy Dyer officiating. Special music was presented by the Harmony Grove Church Choir. The following gentleman served as pallbearers, Ricky, Gary and Skye Butler, Christopher Hogsed, James Ezell, Jeff Deaver and Matthew Bowie. Interment followed in the Harmony Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family met with friends at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 6-9 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


Ralph L. Hogsed

RALPH L. HOGSED
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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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December 19, 2012                                Page 15A

 

patricia ann morelli

 

            Mrs. Patricia Ann Morelli, age 77, of Highland Forge Lane, Blairsville passed away Friday, December 7, 2012 at her home following an extended illness.  She was born May 2, 1935 in Hudson, NY to the late Earl and Catherine Jones LaBuff.  Mrs. Morelli moved to this area 3 years ago from Largo, FL and was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic church.

            Survivors include her husband, Frank Morelli of Blairsville, children, Margo and Edward Musumeci of Dahlonega, David and Svetlana Morelli of Largo, FL and Richard and Marian Morelli of Largo, FL, sister, Linda and Frank Pocorobba of Catskill, NY, brother Robert and Susan LaBuff of Catskill, NY, seven grandchildren, Steven, Michael, Matthew, Robert, Daniel, Andrey and Angela.

            A memorial service will be held at a later date.  In lieu of flowers make memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society.

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


 

 

The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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December 19, 2012                                Page 15A

 

william frank hall

 

            Mr. William Frank Hall, age 93, of Owltown Rd., Blairsville, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012 at his home following an extended illness. Mr. Hall was born on Nov. 26, 1919 in Cochran, GA, the son of the late George T. Hall and the late Clara Methvin Hall. William was a veteran of the US Marines during WWII. He was a lifetime member of the D.A.V., over fifty year member of the Azaela Masonic Lodge #716 F&AM in Valdosta, GA, a fifty year Shriner of the Hasan Temple of Albany, GA and a lifetime member of the Toccoa Elks Lodge. He retired from the US Postal Service after many of years of service. William was a loving father, brother, grandfather, great grandfather and great-great grandfather. He was preceded in death by his wife, Fannie Sellers Hall, three sisters, Georgia Whitehead, Marie James and Bessie Hall , two brothers, Evans Hall and George T. Hall Jr. Mr. Hall was of the Methodist faith.

            Surviving Mr. Hall are one son and daughter-in-law, William "Bo" and Bernice Hall of Woodstock, GA, one daughter and son-in-law, Betty "B.J." and Gene Stoudt of Tallahassee Fl and Blairsville, seven grandchildren, Stephanie and Justin Meredith of Canton, GA, Jenny and Steve Abernathy of York, SC, Dena and Dr. Chris Corsentino of Mobile, AL, Kim and Nick Grisham-Dippolito of Woodstock, GA, Charlene and Barry Scott of Ellijay, GA, Teri Bovell of Pinellas Park, FL, Gene R. and Janice Stoudt of Tallahassee, twelve great grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren, one son, adopted by heart only, Ben and Deb Collins of Panama City, FL, his true and faithful Border Collie, Pedro, many special nieces, nephews, and many other relatives and friends also survive.

            A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date and will be announced. In lieu of flowers, if you wish, the family requests that donations may be made to Hospice Advantage, 583 Highland Crossing, Ste. 120 Ellijay, GA. 30540 or to Children’s Health Care of Atlanta in Mr. Hall’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.


William Frank Hall

WILLIAM FRANK HALL
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December 19, 2012                                Page 15A

 

james "him"h. hoyt II

 

                Mr. James "Jim" H. Hoyt II, age 83, of Blairsville, GA, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2012.

            Mr. Hoyt was born in Tappan, NY on March 16, 1929 to the late James & Violet Smith Hoyt. Jim was a Army Veteran of the Korean War. He served as a police officer for Clarkstown Police Department in New York for 23 years until his retirement. Jim held a level of pride for his homes appearance. He made sure that his lawn was in pristine condition. He was quite competitive when it came to games and was known to be very thrifty due to growing up during the depression. Jim recently found a love for reading especially detective genres. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Kenneth Hoyt.

            Jim will be fondly remembered by all who knew him, but especially missed by his family: loving wife of 19 years, Bette Hoyt of Blairsville; step-daughters and their husbands, Terrell & Hal Shortsleeve, Kim & William Labarge; step-daughter, Jay Blair Boyd; and sisters, Doris Heilfurth and Barbara Kalstad.

            No memorial services are planned at this time.

            Arrangements entrusted to the care of Cochran Funeral Home and Crematory of Blairsville.  Condolences may be shared with the family on our website, www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.