August 30, 2014
Obituaries

Marie Eller Nichols
Marie Eller Nichols, 89, of Clayton, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, in Oaks at Scenic View Nursing Home in Baldwin. She was the widow of Vaughn Nichols. She was born April 19, 1924, in Clayton to th...
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William ‘Bill’ David Seddon Sr.
William “Bill” David Seddon Sr., 75, of Clayton, passed away Monday, Sept. 23, 2013. He was born in Anderson, S.C., to the late Howard Thomas and Lucille Vineyard Seddon. Bill moved to Rabun County...
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Wylene Ramey Wall
Wylene Ramey Wall, 83, of Otto, N.C., formerly of Clayton and widow of William David Wall (best known as W.D.), died peacefully Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at Angel Medical Center in Franklin, N.C., with...
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Edna Margaret Beaver Ten Broeck
Edna Margaret Beaver Ten Broeck, 88, of Clayton, died Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, following a brief illness. She was born Aug. 2, 1925, in Kingston, N.Y., to the late Paul and Helen (Schrowang) Beaver. S...
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Samuel Edward ‘Sam’ Scott
Samuel Edward “Sam” Scott, 87, of Lakemont, passed away Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. He was born June 6, 1926, in Toccoa to the late Samuel D. and Eureka Browning Sc...
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Dean J. Ezell
Funeral services for Dean J. Ezell, 84, of the Warwoman community, husband of the late Dorothy Galloway Ezell, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in the new chapel of Hunter Funeral Home with Jeff ...
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Margaret Versell (Wood) Wood
Margaret Versell (Wood) Wood, 89, of Scaly Mountain, N.C., widow of the Rev. Vernon Wood, died Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at Highlands-Cashiers Hospital in Highlands, N.C. She was born June 7, 1924,...
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Bruce Culver Ten Broeck
Bruce Culver Ten Broeck, 60, of Albuquerque, N.M., died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, following a two-year battle with cancer. He was the son of Edna “Beaver” Ten Broeck of Clayton and the late Culver...
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Peter Anthony ‘Pete’ Foster
Peter Anthony “Pete” Foster, 54, of Otto, N.C., went to sleep in the arms of the Lord in the early morning of Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, after a brief illness. Pete was a wonderful loving husband, f...
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Mark Asher Cody
Mark Asher Cody, 45, of Baker County, died Thursday, Sept. 26 in Panama City, Fla. He was born Aug. 7, 1968, in Albemarle, N.C. He graduated from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College and was a farm...
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Berma Henry Poole
Berma Henry Poole, 75, of Cornelia, passed away Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, at Stephens County Hospital following a brief illness. She was born June 26, 1938, in Rabun County to the late Rev. Carl S. H...
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Carl Jackson Kilby Jr.
Carl Jackson Kilby Jr., 67, of Clayton, passed away Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at Mountain Trace Nursing Center in Sylva, N.C. He was born in Rabun County to the late Carl Jackson Kilby Sr. and Doro...
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Edna Nix Hunt
Edna Nix Hunt, 87, of Franklin, N.C., passed away Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. She was born in Rabun County to the late Albert and Icie McCall Carver. She was employed by a textile factory; loved her ...
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Claudia Evelyn Campbell Rector
Claudia Evelyn Campbell Rector, 90, of Rabun Gap, passed away Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at Brasstown Manor in Hiawassee. She was born Aug 23, 1923, in Hartsville, S.C., to the Rev. Claude and Mattie C...
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Harry ‘Dean’ Queen
Harry “Dean” Queen, 62, of Mountain City, died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at the VA Medical Center in Asheville, N.C. He was born Aug. 14, 1951, in Rabun County to the late Claude and Gladys Holcomb ...
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Eddine Scott ‘Scottie’ Fields
Eddine Scott “Scottie” Fields, 52, of Clayton, died Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at her residence. She was born Oct. 23, 1960, to the late Robert Pierce Fields and Elise Donaldson Fields. She was a resp...
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Shirley I. Struck
On Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, God called Shirley I. Struck, 85, of Clayton, to her Heavenly home. She was born Jan. 15, 1928, in West Frankfort, Ill., then raised in Springfield, Ill. She married her h...
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James Blanding Haman
James Blanding Haman, 97, born in Vaiden, Miss., in 1916, passed away Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, at home in Rabun Gap. James completed his bachelor’s degree at DePauw University and master’s degree a...
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Sarah Estelle Carpenter
Sarah Estelle Carpenter, 90, of St. Petersburg, Fla., formerly of Otto, N.C., went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013. She was born June 26, 1923, in Live Oak, Fla., to the late Max ...
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Calvin Sumner Talley
Calvin Sumner Talley, 71, of Dillard, passed away Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at his residence. Calvin was born in Scaly Mountain, N.C., to the late Valerie Burnette Talley and Lawrence Talley. He wor...
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Cecil Jackson ‘Jackie’ Huff
Cecil Jackson “Jackie” Huff, 63, of Auburn, and formerly of Rabun County, died Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at the VA Hospital in Decatur. He was born Sept. 25, 1949, in Americus to the late Charlie N. H...
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Susie Belle Smith
Susie Belle Smith, 96, of the Wolf Creek community, died Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at Mountain View Health Care. She was born Feb. 26, 1917, in Rabun County to the late Marvin H. Smith and Julia West ...
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Gladys Shirley
Gladys Shirley, 98, went to be with her Lord on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013. She was born May 5, 1915, in Rabun County to the late Lewis Neal Shirley and Sibbie Bynum Shirley. She was the last surviving ...
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Ollie Johnson
Ollie Johnson, 75, of Clarkesville, passed away Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, at a private care facility following a period of declining health. Mrs. Johnson was born Aug. 23, 1937, in Leeds, Ala., to t...
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Adel Upchurch Holcombe
Adel Upchurch Holcombe went home to be with her Lord and Savior, King Jesus, on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013. She was born April 19, 1937, in Gwinnett County, the oldest daughter of James and Grace Bailey...
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Glenn Jamison Taylor
Glenn Jamison Taylor, 95, of Wiley, died Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at Eastview Nursing Home in Macon. He was born March 31, 1918, in Rabun County to the late Crampton and Illa Turpin Taylor. He was th...
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Jean Elizabeth Stevenson Emhart
Jean Elizabeth Stevenson Emhart, 87, of Clayton, died Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at Heartfields Assisted Living in Cary, N.C. She was born Feb. 26, 1926, in Philadelphia to the late Frank Morgan Steven...
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Hattie Lee Hopper Burnette
Hattie Lee Hopper Burnette, 94, of Mountain City, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at Mountain View Health Care. She was born in Dillard to the late Hattie Lucille Ledbetter Hopper and Green Hopp...
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Roy Vincent Fisher
Roy Vincent Fisher, 58, of Walhalla,S.C., and formerly of Rabun County, died Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at his residence in Walhalla. He was born May 18, 1955, in Baltimore to the late Okie V. Fishe...
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Martha Alliene Smith Jones
Martha Alliene Smith Jones passed away peacefully Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, at her home in Lakemont. Alliene was born Dec. 19, 1925, at her parents’ home in the Wolf Creek community. She was the dau...
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John Patten Webb
John Patten Webb, 96, of Nashville, Ga., died Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at South Georgia Medical Center in Valdosta. He was born Oct. 15, 1916, in Berrien County to the late Lossie Webb and the late V...
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James C. ‘Jimmy’ Blair
James C. “Jimmy” Blair, 67, of Cleveland, formerly of Rabun County, died Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. He was born Jan. 18, 1946, in Rabun County to the late Luther...
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Harry G. Brown Jr.
Harry G. Brown Jr., 88, of Dillard, died Tuesday, July 30, 2013, at his home. He was born June 24, 1925, in Rabun County to the late Harry G. Brown Sr. and Marinda Smart Brown. He was retired from ...
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Sarah Louise Gravley
Sarah Louise Gravley, 83, of Clayton, died Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at Habersham Medical Center. Louise was the widow of Roy Craig Gravley and was the daughter of the late John and Maude Wilbanks Ho...
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Matilda Osburn Swanson
Matilda Osburn Swanson, 86, of Chickamauga, died Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, at Parkside Nursing Home in Fort Oglethorpe after a brave and lengthy battle with Parkinson’s disease. She was born May 24, ...
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‘Shelby’ Gerald Lioce
“Shelby” Gerald Lioce, 52, of Worcester, Mass., died Saturday, July 27, 2013, at UMass Medical Center in Worcester after being stricken ill. Jerry was born in Queens, N.Y., and raised in Bradenton,...
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Anna Marie Nash Ford
Anna Marie Nash Ford, 65, of Tiger, passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. She was born April 17, 1948, in Cape May, N.J., to the late James Bradford and Catherine...
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Angela Diane Skipper Sharp
Angela Diane Skipper Sharp, 57, of Clayton, died Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, at her residence. She was born May 23, 1956, in Atlanta and lived most of her life in Cumming and Clayton. She was a cosmetolo...
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Dorothy Watkins Chastain
Dorothy Watkins Chastain, 76, of Jefferson, passed away Friday, July 26, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Conway and Frankie Watkins; a brother, Ellis Watkins; and a sister, Gail Bis...
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Mary Louise Moore Stancil
Mary Louise Moore Stancil, 73, of Newport, N.H., died Sunday, July 21, 2013, in Newport. She was born March 13, 1940, in Rabun County to the late V.L. and Eula Marie Watts Moore. She was a homemake...
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