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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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September 6, 2000                     Page 6B

 

MRS. Elizabeth K. conley

 

Mrs. Elizabeth K. Conley, age 95, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, August 31, 2000 in Union County Nursing Home in Blairsville.

Mrs. Conley was born in Fannin County, Georgia, on Tuesday, July 4, 1905, a daughter of the late John Kendall and Elizabeth Carolyn Davis Kendall.  She was a homemaker and a lifelong resident of this area.  Mrs. Conley was a member of Ivy Log Baptist Church, and was also a member of Notla Chapter of The Order of the Eastern Star.  She had been preceded in death by her husband, Samuel A. Conley, in 1984.

She is survived by a son, Austin Conley, of Sharpsburg, GA; a brother, Robert Kendall of Alcoa, TN; and a sister, Betty Ray of Cincinnati, OH; a granddaughter, Patricia Conley of Fayetteville, GA; many other relatives and friends also survive.

Funeral services were held Saturday, September 2, 2000 at 2 pm from the chapel of Cochran Funeral Home with Rev. Dan Riordan officiating.  Specially selected music was presented by Rev. Riordan and Miss Amanda Nichols.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Burl Conley, Allen Conley, Joe Gray, Harold Ledford, Shaun Conley, and Fred Gray.  Interment followed in Ivy Log Baptist Church Cemetery.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

www.nganews.com

 

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

 

 

September 6, 2000                     Page 6B

 

MRS. betty lois whitmore

 

Mrs. Betty Lois McClure Whitmore, age 68, of 6200 Murphy Highway, Blairsville, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday evening, August 29, 2000.

Mrs. Whitmore was born Saturday, April 30, 1932 in Murphy, North Carolina.  She was a member of Notla Baptist Church in Murphy, and was retired from Clifton Precision in Murphy.

She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Jewell W. Whitmore; daughter and son-in-law, Becky and Don Rogers of Blairsville; daughter, Sharon White of Woodstock, GA; daughter, Jane Garret of Blairsville; son and daughter-in-law, Johnny and Cindy Whitmore of Blairsville; son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Debbie Whitmore of Murphy; granddaughters and their husbands, Vicki Rogers Davis and Charlie Davis, Natasha White Harwood and Shane Harwood, McKensie Whitmore; grandsons, Kevin Garrett, Joe White, Donny Rogers, Alan White, Johnathan Whitmore, Jeremiah Whitmore, Jaron Whitmore; great grandson, Cole Charles Davis; brother and sister-in-law, John and Jennifer Dean of Greensboro, NC; sisters, Doris Alderfer of Miami, FL, Shirley Coble of Greensboro, NC; sisters-in-law, Mona Whitmore of Bell, FL, Elynn Whitmore of Bakersfield, CA, Randy Whitmore of Miami, FL; brother-in-law and his wife, Jack and Mabel Whitmore of Murphy; sisters-in-law and their husbands, Venita and Ivan Thompson of Coalinga CA, Louise and Bobby Plott of Marietta and Delores and Jim Anderson of Bakersfield, CA; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends also survive.

Funeral services were held Friday, September 1, 2000 at 2 pm from Notla Baptist Church in Murphy with Rev. Aud Brown, Rev. Jimmy Rogers, and Rev. Danny Burch officiating.  Specially selected music was presented by Martha and Julie Davenport, and Rachel Barnes.  The following grandsons served as pallbearers: Kevin Garrett, Joe White, Donny Rogers, Alan White, Charlie Davis, Shane Harwood, Johnathan Whitmore, Jeremiah Whitmore and Jaron Whitmore.  The following granddaughters served as flower girls: Vicki Rogers Davis, Natasha White Harwood, and McKensie Whitmore.  Serving as honorary escort to the family were area preachers.  Interment was in The Whitmore Cemetery in the Bellview Community of North Carolina.

The family, with love and respect, requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in loving memory of Betty Lois Whitmore to:  The American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 2984, Blairsville, GA 30514.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.