Janice Rae Baumgartner, age 86, of Murphy, NC, passed away October 1, 2018, at her home. Mrs. Baumgartner was born August 23, 1932, in Los Angeles, CA, to the late Hoke Smith Norville and the late Mabel Gwendolyn Harrah Norville. Moving from Fallbrook, CA, Janice and her husband, Nicholas, had made Murphy, NC, their home
Cochran Funeral Home and Crematory of Blairsville announces funeral services for Mr. Jack J. Parker, age 90, of Blairsville, Georgia, who passed away Thursday, September 27th, 2018 in Union County Nursing Home in Blairsville. Mr. Parker was born in Detroit, Michigan, a son of the late Newman J. Parker and the late Laura Pickelsimer Parker.
Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Hensley, age 84, of Blairsville, GA, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, September 24, 2018. A life long resident of Union County, Mrs. Hensley was born on February 24, 1934 to the late Edward & Nancy Harkins Payne. She loved her family and community, as well as, Fishing every
Dennis Ronald Hensley, age 73 of Labelle, FL, and Polk County, TN passed away Friday, September 21, 2018 at the Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga. Mr. Hensley was born January 28, 1945 in Polk County to the late Ralph "Peg" Hensley and the late Edna Lorraine Payne Hensley. In his spare time, Dennis enjoyed woodworking,
Elmar Juan "Pete" Fowler, age 82 of Mineral Bluff, passed away September 20, 2018 at his home. Pete was born January 14, 1936 in Blue Ridge, GA to the lateReed Fowler and the late Mae Jones Fowler. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Clay Fowler, grandson, Michael Fowler,
Elmer Juan "Pete" Fowler, age 82 of Mineral Bluff, passed away September 20, 2018 at his home. Pete was born January 14, 1936 in Blue Ridge, GA to the lateReed Fowler and the late Mae Jones Fowler. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Clay Fowler, grandson, Michael Fowler,
Cochran Funeral Home and Crematory of Blairsville announces the death of Mrs. Elaine R. Cantrell, age 76, who passed away on Saturday, September 15th, 2018. Mrs. Cantrell passed away in Ridgewood Manor Health and Rehab in Dalton, Georgia. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jay C. Cantrell. Mrs. Cantrell was a member of
Jackie Morris Bradshaw, age 76 of Hiawassee, passed away September 18, 2018 at Chatuge Regional Nursing Home after an extended illness. "Jack" as most everyone called him was born January 2, 1942 in Hiawassee Georgia to Decatur and Clara Henson Bradshaw. Jack loved to ride his horses, coon hunt, farm, and be outdoors. He enjoyed
The Cochran Funeral Home & Crematory of Blairsville announces Funeral Services for Mr. Raymond Philip Sanford, age 86 of Blairsville who passed away on September 18, 2018. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, September 28, 2018 at First Baptist Church of Blairsville with Dr. Fred Lodge officiating. Interment will follow at Georgia
Mr. Gary Randall Swafford, Jr., age 54, of Copperhill, TN passed away Sunday morning September 16, 2018, at Erlanger Medical Center. Mr. Swafford was born March 17, 1964, in Copperhill, TN to the late Gary R. Swafford, Sr. and Joyce Ann Goode Swafford. Mr. Swafford was a Copper Basin High School Teacher and for many
Mrs. Celeste Parker Lewis, age 81, wife of Spencer C. Lewis, Sr. went home to be with the Lord on Friday, September 14th following an extended illness. Born in Macon, Georgia September 11, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Brewer Parker and Louise McArthur Parker. She graduated from A.L. Miller High School
Geneva Wylene Johnson Stanley, age 79, of Morganton, passed away September 13, 2018, at her son’s home in Lithia Springs, GA. Mrs. Stanley was born April 11, 1939, in Ellijay, GA to the late Gorden Johnson and the late Mary Leon Cochran Johnson. She was a member of Jerusalem Baptist Church and served as the
Mr. Edward Wilcox Jr. age 89 of Mineral Bluff, passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at Life Care of Copper Basin. Mr. Wilcox was born May 2, 1929, in Ducktown, TN to the late Edward Wilcox Sr. and the late Effie Taylor Wilcox. He was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church, and a retired
Cochran Funeral Home and Crematory of Blairsville announces the death of Rebecca Coley Poteat, age 66, of Blairsville, Georgia, who passed away on Friday, August 31, 2018, following an illness. Mrs. Poteat was an artist, and worked in furniture reproductions, and was a native of Burlington, North Carolina. She is survived locally by her husband,
Cochran Funeral Home and Crematory of Blairsville announces funeral services for Mrs. Joyce Crump Tanner, age 88, of Blairsville, who passed away on Wednesday evening, September 5th, 2018 in Stonehenge Senior Living in Blairsville. Mrs. Tanner was born in Blairsville, and was a daughter of the late Frank Crump and the late Carrie Lovell Crump.