November 29, 2014
Obituaries

Priscilla Lane Stiles Sargent
Priscilla Lane Stiles Sargent, 71, of Otto, N.C., passed away Friday, Aug. 10, at Angel Medical Center following a brief illness. She was the daughter of Lake Hudson and Ethel Roberts Stiles and a ...
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Keith Dodgins
Keith Dodgins, 41, of Demorest, passed away Monday, Aug. 13, 2012. He was born Aug. 2, 1971, in Stephens County to Anita Wilson and Gervace Dodgins. He was the owner and operator of Soque Tree Serv...
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William Nelson Cabe
William Nelson Cabe, 94, of the Mulberry community, Otto, N.C., passed away Saturday, August 11, 2012, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, S.C. He was a native of Macon County, the son of the ...
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Franklin Walter Beacham
Franklin Walter Beacham Franklin Walter Beacham, 75, of Tiger, died Monday, July 30, 2012 at Mountain View Health Care in Clayton. He was born on Nov. 22, 1936, in Gaston, Tenn. to the late Walter ...
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William Henry ‘Bug’ Ivester
William Henry “Bug” Ivester, 82, of Clarkesville, passed away Sunday, July 29, 2012. He was born on May 27, 1930, in Habersham County to the late Alfred and Flora Littleton Ivester. He was a member...
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Walter Eugene Mance
Walter Eugene Mance, 79, of Clayton, passed away July 23, 2012, at Augusta Burn Center. He was born in Hartwell to Eugene Walter (Buster) Mance and Icy Moore Mance. In addition to his parents, Walt...
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James Raymond ‘Jim’ Darnell
James Raymond “Jim” Darnell, loving husband of Bobbie Clark Darnell of Clayton, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 22, 2012. Jim was born Oct. 1, 1939, to the late John R. “Buck” and Ruth Bin...
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Wilma Page Camp
Wilma Page Camp, 79, of Toccoa, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2012, at Margaret O’Brien’s Personal Care Home. She was born Sept. 28, 1932, in Rabun County to the late Horace and Mable McKay Page. ...
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Charles Frank Paradise
Charles Frank Paradise, 80, of Mountain City passed away at his residence after an extended illness. Chuck was born in Detroit to the late Anthony and Elizabeth Jezwald Paradise. After high school,...
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Kermit ‘Sam’ Keener Sr.
Kermit “Sam” Keener Sr., 70, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., died Wednesday, July 11, 2012. He was the widower of Linda Keener and a retired chief master sergeant in the U.S. Air Force. He was born in 1942 ...
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Janis Brown Bonner
Janis Brown Bonner, 61, passed away Friday, July 20, 2012, after a brief illness. A native of Rabun Gap, Jan was a longtime resident of Greenville, S.C., where she recently retired after nearly 30 ...
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Carol Young Thomas
Carol Young Thomas, 57, of Lakemont, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at her residence. She was born in Rabun County to Burrell Young and Carrie Bell Hensley Young. In addition to her mother, ...
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Ellen Armstrong Tallent
Ellen Armstrong Tallent, 69, of Franklin, N.C., passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2012. She was born in Black Oak, Ark., to the late Marvin and Lorene Waites Armstrong. She worked at Walmart for 29 y...
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James ‘Robert’ Pruitt
James “Robert” Pruitt, 34, of Franklin, N.C., passed away Sunday, July 8, 2012. Robert loved playing pool, fishing and hunting; he loved the outdoors. He was a member of Tessentee Baptist Church. H...
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Melissa Crain
Melissa Bernice Vinson Crain, 60, of Westminster, S.C., wife of Gary Allan Crain, passed away, Monday, July 16, 2012, at Greenville (S.C.) Memorial Hospital. She was born in Rabun Gap to Lazelle Ch...
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Joanne Ezzard Barksdale
Joanne Ezzard Barksdale, 78, of Portland, Maine, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2012. She was born July 22, 1933, in Tiger. Joanne lived in Green Ridge Village in Newville, Pa., and in Spruce Head,...
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Chase Hampton Andrews
Chase Hampton Andrews, 21, of Lakemont, died Thursday, July 12, 2012, as the result of a tragic automobile accident. He was born in Stephens County and was the loving son of Christine Denise Thomas...
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John Thomas Webb
John Thomas Webb, 64, of Tiger and formerly of Franklin, N.C., passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2012, at his residence. He was born in Macon County to the late Lewis Joe and Maude Stanfield Webb. He ...
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Martha Welsh Hopkins
ins, 91, of Tate City, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 2, 2012. Marty was born Aug. 8, 1921, in York, Pa., to the late Elmer and Clarabelle Welsh. She graduated from William Penn Seni...
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Harold L. ‘Red’ Donaldson
Harold L. “Red” Donaldson, 88, of Waterford, Mich., and formerly of Mountain City, died Wednesday, July 4, 2012. He was the loving husband of the late Louise Short  and Elizabeth “Betty”; dear fath...
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Morris Cana Frady
Morris Cana Frady, 68, of Mount Airy, died Thursday, June 28, 2012, at his residence. He was born Jan. 8, 1944, in Habersham County to the late Cana and Girlie Dodd Frady. He was a self-employed gr...
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James Robert Nash
James Robert Nash, 85, of Tucker, died peacefully at Sunrise of Decatur after a long battle with Parkinsons’s, Alzheimer’s and diabetes on Friday, June 29, 2012. For 23 years, Robert Nash brought j...
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Margaret ‘Beth’ Elizabeth Justus Wilbanks
Margaret “Beth” Elizabeth Justus Wilbanks, 68, of Clayton, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday morning, June 26, 2012, at Stephens County Hospital in Toccoa. She was born in Glynn County to the lat...
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Steve Welch
Steve Welch, 54, of Toccoa and formerly of Mountain City, died Tuesday June 19, 2012, at his home in Toccoa. He was born Feb. 14, 1958, in Mountain City to the late Lon J. Welch and Thelma Holbrook...
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Jim Brown
Jim Brown, 76, of Clayton, died Sunday, June 24, 2012, at Mountain View Health Center. He was born May 17, 1936, in Macon County, N.C., to the late Lee and Dawn Chastain Brown. He lived most of his...
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William Thomas ‘Bill’ Kelly
William Thomas “Bill” Kelly, 75, of Tiger, formerly of Dillard and Rabun Gap, died Thursday, June 21, 2012. He was born Sept. 9, 1936, in Anderson County, Tenn., to the late Claude J. and Beatrice ...
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Ruby Maudine Smith
Ruby Maudine Smith, 83, of Clayton, passed away Wednesday afternoon, June 20, 2012, at Mountain Lakes Medical Center. She was the daughter of Vergel Carol and Bertha Josephine McWhortor Smith, the ...
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Margaret Hoffman McCall
Margaret Hoffman McCall, 78, of Lakemont, died Friday, June 15, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. She was the widow of Rabun Martin McCall. She was born Sept. 3, 1933, in Ra...
Jun 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dorothy Seay Speed
Dorothy Seay Speed, 83, of Dillard, died Wednesday, June 13, 2012, at her residence. She was born Jan. 14, 1929, in Rabun County to the late Jesse Walter and Lola Tyler Seay. She was a member of Pl...
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Oneal Burrell
Oneal Burrell, 86, of Dillard, died Sunday, June 17, 2012, in Baldwin. He was the widower of Rhoda Jenkins Burrell. He was born July 10, 1925, in Rabun County to the late Roosevelt and Clyde Shope ...
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Desiree Melissa Wood
Desiree Melissa Wood, 34, of Otto, N.C., passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2012, as the result of a motor vehicle accident in Habersham County. Desiree was born Oct. 10, 1977, in Fort Worth, Texas. She ...
Jun 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flora Mae Thrift Holcomb
Flora Mae Thrift Holcomb, 83, of Tiger, died Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. She was born May 1, 1929, in Oconee County, S.C., to the late Burt and Nitt...
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Arvilla Gertrude Telles Gillespie
Arvilla Gertrude Telles Gillespie, affectionately known as “Trudy,” 96, of Clayton, widow of Marvin M. Gillespie, died Friday, June 1, 2012, in Savannah. She was born Oct. 27, 1915, in Batesville, ...
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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James Lawson Mobley
James Lawson Mobley III, 69, of Lakemont, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. He was born Jan. 10, 1943, in Fulton County to the late James Lawson Jr. and Salli...
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Janie Wooten Dryman Jones
Janie Wooten Dryman Jones, 61, of Clayton, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 31, 2012. She was a lifelong resident of Rabun County and was the daughter of the late Marvin and Olean Wel...
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Virginia Penland Watts
Virginia Penland Watts, 90, of the Hickory Knoll community, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2012, at the family homestead where she was born. A native of Macon County, she resided in Birmingham, Ala....
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Joyce Patrick Hackett
Joyce Patrick Hackett, 94, of Dillard, passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. She was born Feb. 5, 1918, in Conyers to John Harvey and Nellie Florene Wallis Patri...
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Perry Lee Boss
Perry Lee Boss, 62 of Gainesville, passed away Monday, May 21, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after an accident. Perry served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War as a reconnaissance ...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Doris Isley
Doris Isley, 91, died Saturday, April 14, 2012. She was born Oct. 28, 1920, in Cooperstown, N.Y. She served as a Wave in the U.S. Navy Intelligence during World War II. She got a bachelor’s degree ...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dr. Mary Kathryn Easterling
Mary Kathryn Easterling, M.D., 65, of Rabun Gap, passed away Wednesday morning, May 23, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. She was born May 29, 1946, in Atlanta to the late H. Arthur and El...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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