Banks County Obituaries...

December 20, 2000


MRS. STEPHENS
Oconee Heights
Baptist member
ATHENS - Mrs. Dorothy Spratlin Stephens died Saturday, December 9, 2000.
A life-long resident of Clarke County, Mrs. Stephens was a daughter of the late Elmer and Grace Wages Spratlin.
She was retired from Dupont and was a member Oconee Heights Baptist Church.
Funeral services were held Monday, December 11, in the chapel of Bernstein Funeral Home, Athens, with the Revs. Christ Camden and Tom Lang officiating. Burial was in Evergreen Memorial Park. Richard Horne, Tommy Kelley, Harry Spratlin, Tony Spratlin, Danny Bailey and Randy Jones served as pallbearers.
Mrs. Stephens is survived by her husband, Willard Stephens, Athens; two sons, Kim Stephens, Athens, and Gene Stephens, Maysville; two daughters, Terry Evans and Tina Blount, both of Athens; two brothers, Harry Spratlin Sr., Athens, and Elmer Spratlin Jr., Augusta; three sisters, Edna King and Sara Bailey, both of Athens, and Marie Kelly, Eastanollee; grandchildren, Kristy Gee and Jackie Evans, both of Athens, and Nick Stephens, Maysville; great-grandchildren, Shane and Amber Gee, both of Athens; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Bernstein Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
For more information and guest book, log on to www.legacy.com.
The Banks County News, December 20, 2000

MR. ARMOUR
Logger
LULA - Lem "Dock" Armour, 89, died Saturday, December 16, 2000, at Habersham County Medical Center following a brief illness.
Mr. Armour was born October 12, 1912, in Hall County, a son of the late Ben and Katie Davis Armour.
He was a self-employed logger and a member of Living Mission United Methodist Church. Mr. Armour was preceded in death by a daughter, Loutene Anderson.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, December 19, at Living Mission United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jacob Armour officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Mr. Armour is survived by his wife, Paralee Thomas Armour, Lula; one daughter, Mary Lou Simonds, Braselton; one son, Bud Armour, Lula; one brother, Leco Armour, Alto; one sister, Ida Jones, Dahlonega; seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, was in charge of arrangements.
The Banks County News, December 20, 2000

ANGEL
Infant
COMMERCE - Curtis Ryan Angel, infant son of Ralph Angel Jr. and Tonya Conner Angel, died Wednesday, December 6, 2000, at Winder Barrow Medical Center.
Funeral services were held Saturday, December 9, in the chapel of Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce. Burial was in the Hudson River Cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his parents, include two brothers, Joey Angel and Martin Angel, both of Commerce; grandparents, Ralph and Bonnie Angel, Michael Conner and Margret Sheridan, all of Commerce; great-grandfathers, Eugene McDaniel, Madison, and Tildon Sheridan, Commerce; and great-grandmother, Shiron Angel, Commerce.
Ivie Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The Banks County News, December 20, 2000

MR. WADE
Commerce resident
COMMERCE - Tommy Lee Wade, 54, died Wednesday, December 6, 2000.
Mr. Wade was born July 7, 1946, a son of the late Howard and Florine Alexander Wade.
Funeral services were held Sunday, December 10, in the chapel of Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, with the Rev. Jimmy Owensby officiating.
Mr. Wade is survived by a sister, Connie Cochran, Commerce.
Ivie Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The Banks County News, December 20, 2000

 Search this site
MRS. HOOPER
Erastus Christian
Church member
ILA - Mrs. Annie Adams Hooper, 90, died Monday, December 18, 2000, at Saint Mary's Hospital, Athens.
A native of Madison County, Mrs. Hooper was the daughter of the late Will and Lizzie Smith Adams and the widow of the late Willard Ray Hooper Sr.
Mrs. Hooper was retired from Blue Bell and was a member of Erastus Christian Church. She was preceded in death by her son, Willard Ray Hooper Jr.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, December 20, at Erastus Christian Church with Billy Glosson and Keith Weekley officiating. Burial was in the Ila Cemetery.
Survivors include her daughter-in-law and husband, Joe and Jane Hooper Yuhas, Ila; grandson and wife, Dr. Robert and Traci Hooper, Ila; and one sister, Golden Adams, Commerce.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, was in charge of arrangements.
The Banks County News, December 20, 2000

MISS HAGAN
Cornelia UMC member
ATHENS - Miss Kimberly Sue Hagan, 38, formerly of Clarkesville, died Thursday, December 14, 2000, at her residence following an extended illness.
Miss Hagan was born May 29, 1962, in Hamilton, Ohio, a daughter of John and Roberta Sosebee Hagan, Clarkesville.
She was a member of Cornelia United Methodist Church.
Funeral services were held Saturday, December 16, in the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, with the Rev. Wayne Smith officiating. Burial was in Yonah Memorial Gardens.
In addition to her parents, Miss Hagan is survived by one brother, John Hagan, Dacula; and one sister, Karen Hagan, Snellville.
Memorials may be made to the ARC, c/o Jane McFerrin, 299 Ostrich Drive, Cleveland, GA 30528.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The Banks County News, December 20, 2000

MR. TAYLOR
Habersham Co. resident
CLARKESVILLE - Thomas Enoch "Tommy" Taylor Sr., 82, died Friday, December 8, 2000, at Habersham County Medical Center following an extended illness.
Mr. Taylor was born January 9, 1918, in Pelham, a son of the late John Thomas Tichner and Rachel Clark Taylor.
He lived his last 40 years in Habersham County and was retired from Schnadig Corporation. Mr. Taylor also worked at Habersham County Medical Center, was of the Baptist denomination and was a member of the Soquee Wheeler Square Dancing Club.
Funeral services were held Sunday, December 10, in the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, with the Revs. Ernest Hunter and Larry Martin officiating. Burial was in Yonah Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Taylor is survived by his wife, Florine Tabor Taylor, Clarkesville; one daughter, Rachel Amelia Taylor, Clarkesville; one son, Thomas Enoch Taylor Jr., Clarkesville; one brother, Isaac Taylor, Macon; one sister, Leontine T. Upton, Macon; sister-in-law, Viola Chambers, Gaithersburg, Md.; brother-in-law, Allen Tabor, Warner Robins; three grandchildren, Roy Wildes, Clarkesville, Robert Wildes, Sautee, and Caine Taylor, Atlanta; four great-grandchildren, Leanna Wildes, Deanna Wildes, Annabelle Wildes and Anthony Wildes, all of Sautee; and a number of nieces and nephews.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The Banks County News, December 20, 2000


 mainstreetnews.com
The Banks County News
Homer, Georgia
Telephone: (706) 367-5233 Fax: (706) 367-8056
NEWS / ADVERTISING / PRINTING

® Copyright 2000 MainStreet Newspapers, Inc. All rights reserved.
Copyright / Terms / Privacy

Home / Job Market / Real Estate / Automotive / Classifieds
News from Jackson / News from Madison / News from Banks / Sports
Jackson Community / Banks Community / Madison Community

Archives / Advertising / Printing / History / Links / Search Site
Send a Letter / Subscribe / Place a Classified Ad / Online Rates