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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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September 27, 2000                   Page 7B

 

MR. julius chambers

 

Mr. Julius Chambers, age 85, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2000 at his home.

Mr. Chambers was born in Union County, Georgia, on Sunday, July 12, 1915, a son of the late William T. Chambers and Rozielie Lowe Chambers.  He was a U.S. Army Veteran and served during World War II.  Mr. Chambers was a lifelong resident of this area and was a manager for Nottley Orchards for over 40 years.  He also was employed as a school bus driver for 18 years.  Mr. Chambers was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and was also a member of young Cane Masonic Lodge #597 for 64 years, where he was a Past Master and Director of Work for many years.  He had been preceded in death by four sisters and three brothers.

Surviving are his wife, Edith Denton Chambers of Blairsville; two sons and daughters-in-law, Kermit and Margie Chambers, and Larry and Johanna Chambers, all of Blairsville; three sisters, Grace Stanislawski, of Dearborn, Michigan, Betty Gray of Blairsville, Connie Akins of Maryville, TN; and brother, Vernon Chambers of Blairsville; 6 grandchildren, Kirk Chambers, Doug Chambers, Angie Dills, Tyson Chambers, Kevin Chambers, and Vanna Chambers; great grandchildren, Payton Chambers and Laken Chambers also survive.

Funeral services were held Monday, September 25, 2000 at 2 pm from the chapel of Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville with Rev. Brent Chatham and Rev. Wofford Kelley officiating.  Special music was presented by ken and Elaine Young.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers:  Kirk Chambers, Doug Chambers, Tyson Chambers, David Abercrombie, and Aaron Dills.  Interment was in Union Memory Gardens 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 27, 2000                   Page 7B

 

MR. charles l. beaver

 

Mr. Charles L. Beaver, age 77, of Blairsville, Georgia, passed away Monday, September 4, 2000 in Lanier Park Hospital in Gainesville.

Mr. Beaver was born in Union County, Georgia, on Sunday, May 6, 1923, a son of the late Horton Cox Beaver and Martha Caroline Thomas Beaver.  He was a U.S. Army veteran and served during WW II.  Mr. Beaver was a retired carpenter, and was a lifelong resident of this area.  He was a member and deacon of Ivy Log Baptist Church.  Mr. Beaver served as a board member for The Wilderness Scouts, Inc. and was a former member of The Union County Lions Club.  A self-taught botanist, he had a particular interest in wildflowers.

Surviving are his wife of 55 years, Corinne B. Beaver, of the home; a daughter, Linda Wiggins, of Jasper, Georgia; a son, Troy Lee Beaver, of Blairsville; five grandchildren: John Charles Berry, Eartha Lee Wiggins, Sara Wiggins, Paul Thomas, and Lee Beaver.  Several nieces and nephews, and a host of friends and other relatives also survive.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, September 6, 2000 at 2 p.m. from Ivy Log Baptist Church, with Rev. Jerry Karnes and Rev. James Brock officiating.  Special music was presented by Ivy Log Baptist Church Choir.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers:  Bruce Gray, Junior Puett, Carson Owenby, Rufus Everett, Wayne Henderson, and Gerald Owenby.  Interment was in Ivy Log Baptist Church Cemetery.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville of arrangements.