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September 05, 2015
Obituaries

Ronald D. Williams
Ronald D. Williams, 77, of Hayesville died Tuesday, September 1, 2015 in a Murphy care facility. Ivie Funeral Home, Hayesville in charge of all arrangements. An online guest register is available a...
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Lowell ‘Bucky’ Taylor
Lowell "Bucky" Taylor, 65, of Hayesville passed away Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 28 at Bethabara Baptist Church Cemetery. Townson-Rose Funeral Hom...
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Lawrence Charles "Bud" Ware
Mr. Lawrence Charles "Bud" Ware, 72, of Hayesville, passed away Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015 at his home. Mr. Ware was born Feb. 22, 1943 in Cherokee County to the late Lake Charles Ware and the late Edna...
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Nannie Sue Hedden Benson
Nannie Sue Hedden Benson, 91, passed away Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, at Franklin Woods Community Hospital in Johnson City, Tenn. She was born in Hiawassee, Ga. to the late Jeff Hedden and Eula Mae Craw...
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Dorothy Weiner Umfress
Dorothy Weiner Umfress, daughter of Max and Ida Weiner and lifelong resident of Helena-West Helena, Ark., died Aug. 17, 2015 from complications of heart disease. She leaves her daughter, Dorothy Et...
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James Benjamin “Jim” Harrison
James Benjamin “Jim” Harrison, 73, peacefully passed away on Aug. 14, 2015, at his mountain residence in Hiawasee, Ga. Jim was born to Carolyn and George Harrison, Sr., of Gainesville, Ga., where h...
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Violet C. Schiltz
Mrs. Violet C. Schiltz, 100, of Hayesville. She passed away Tuesday Aug. 18, 2015 at a Clay County Care Center following a brief illness. She was born, April 13, 1915, in Toronto, Canada to the lat...
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James ‘J.D.’ Robinson
James “J.D.” Robinson, age 59, of Brasstown, N.C. passed away Friday, Aug. 14, 2015 in Cherokee County, N.C. He was born in Puerto Rico to the late Douglas and Katherine Stokes Robinson. J.D. was t...
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John Edward Crawford
John Edward Crawford, 80, of Saint Cloud, Fla. and Hayesville passed away Monday, Aug. 17, 2015. A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, at Heart Cry Chapel, Kissimmee, Fla. ...
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Ronald W. Roberts
Ronald W. Roberts (R&R), 72, of Acworth, Ga. and a native of Murphy, died Sunday Aug. 16, 2015 from an extended illness. Visitation was held Wednesday, Aug. 19, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Hillcrest ...
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Frank Conroy
Frank Conroy, 60, of Marble died Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015 at his residence.  A memorial service was held in Hayesville.  Ivie Funeral Home, Murphy was in charge of arrangements. An online guest regis...
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Lyle Berton Carringer
Lyle Berton Carringer, 80, of Murphy died Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 21 at Friendship Baptist Church. The family will receive friends 6-9 p.m. Thur...
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William George Kieffer
William George Kieffer, “Bill” of Hayesville, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Aug. 14, 2015. Born on July 16, 1941 in Sylvania, Ohio, he was the son of Laura Hotchkiss Kieffer and Marcus Harry ...
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Frances Oden Moffat
Frances Oden Moffat passed away peacefully at home among her family in the early evening Monday, Aug. 10, 2015. Fran was born May 13, 1924 in Gibsland, La. to Steverson and Margaret Oden. The secon...
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James T. Whittington
James T. Whittington, 77, and a 30 year resident of Clay County, N.C. passed away peacefully at his home on Aug. 12, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer. A native of Shreveport, La., “Papa” ...
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Isaiah Colten Ware
Isaiah Colten Ware, 4 months old, passed away Friday, Aug. 7, 2015 at Carolina Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C. He was born in Cherokee County, N.C. Surviving are his parents, Sue Runion and Danie...
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Rose Anna Kent
Rose Anna Kent, 92, of Sanford, N.C., formerly of Hayesville, died Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015 in a Sanford hospital. She was a native of Astoria, N.Y., but lived in East Islip, N.Y. before moving to Cl...
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Mary Janet Henderson
Mary Janet Henderson, 70, of Hiawassee, Ga. passed away Aug. 6, 2015 in Catoosa County, Ga. after an extended illness. She was born Sept. 6, 1944 to late Earnie and Lucille Ledford. She enjoyed man...
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Louise Hoffman Ledford
Mrs. Louise Hoffman Ledford, 84, of Hayesville, who went home to be with her Savior on Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015 at her residence. Mrs. Ledford was born in Clay County Jan. 27, 1931, a daughter of the...
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Warren Robert ‘Bob’ Humphrey
Warren Robert “Bob” Humphrey, 85, of Hayesville, died Thursday, July 30, 2015 at his residence. He was a native of Dayton, Ohio, but lived in Stuart, Fla. for 21 years before moving to Clay County ...
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Donna “Jaye” Morgan Jaeger
Donna “Jaye” Morgan Jaeger, 78, of Hayesville died on Tuesday, July 21 surrounded by family. Jaye was born in Johnstown, Pa. to the late Lester Henry and Janet Dively Morgan. She attended Westminst...
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Azzlee Ledford
Azzlee Ledford, 68, of Hayesville died Saturday, July 25, 2015 in Lincolnton, North Carolina. She was a native and lifelong resident of Clay County. Azzlee had worked in the textile industry, as a ...
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Shirley Ann McCary
Ms. Shirley Ann McCary, age 80, of Buckeye Lane, Hiawassee, Ga., passed away on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at Chatuge Regional Nursing Home in Hiawassee. She was born October 25, 1934, in Washington, ...
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Rev. James Lewis Lockaby
Rev. James Lewis Lockaby, 79, of Marble, died Tuesday, July 21, 2015. Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM Friday, July 24, 2015 in the Chapel of Ivie Funeral Home, Murphy. The family received fri...
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James Edward Hogsed
James Edward Hogsed, age 84, of Hayesville, died Friday, July 24, 2015 in Braselton, Georgia. He was a native of Clay County, but had lived in Atlanta, Georgia before retiring to Cleveland, Georgia...
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Harry Burton Cauble
Harry Burton Cauble, 88, of Asheville, died Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at the John F. Keever Hospice Solace Center. He was born Jan. 24, 1927 in Buncombe Co., he was a son of the late James "Doc" and S...
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Marvin Allen Waldroup
Marvin Allen Waldroup was born May 1, 1933 in Hayesville. He passed away on June 13, 2015. Waldroup was the son of Don and Lillie Coffey Waldroup. Funeral services were held June 22 at New Hope Fun...
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James Lee Spivey
James Lee Spivey, 59, of Hayesville died Thursday, July 2 at his residence. He was a native and lifetime resident of Clay County. He retired in 2012 after 37 years with Colwell Construction in Blai...
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Helen Godwin
Helen Godwin, 89, of Hayesville, passed away Friday, June 26, 2015 at her residence. She was a native of Dade County, Fla. and lived in Hialeah, Fla. before moving to Hayesville in 1990. Godwin was...
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Elmer Ward Hogsed

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Nina Sanders
Nina Sanders, 81, of Hayesville, died Saturday, June 27, 2015 in Murphy Medical Center. She was a native and lifetime resident of Clay County. Sanders was a homemaker and also loved and baby sat ma...
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Maxine Padgett
Maxine Padgett, 88, of Hayesville died Sunday, June 14, 2015. She was a native of Jodie, W.Va., but lived in Clay County since 1954. She began working as a registered nurse at the C&O Hospital in H...
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Virginia Frances Ashe
Virginia Frances Ashe, 74, went home to be with the Lord Friday, June 12, 2015. She was the daughter of the late Harold and Nettie McCord. She was a member of the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. She i...
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Charles Joseph Durrance
Charles Joseph Durrance, 60, of Ball Ground, Ga. passed away Monday, June 1, 2015 at Northside Hospital Cherokee. He was born April 20, 1955 in Anniston, Ala. to Cecile Jehle Durrance and the late ...
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Mary Carter Robertson
Mary Carter Robertson, formerly of Andrews and Raleigh, N.C., passed away on June 3, 2015, at the Solace Center in Asheville. She will be buried next to her first husband at Oak Forest United Metho...
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William Clarence ‘Bill’ Hughes
William Clarence “Bill” Hughes, 90, of Murphy died Tuesday, June 2, 2015 in a Clay County care facility. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 14, at Old Martins Creek United Metho...
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Ernestine Crook Rush
Ernestine Crook Rush, 87, passed away Friday, May 29, 2015 at the Hayesville House. A native of Buncombe County, she was a daughter of the late Thomas Hardy and Delilah Young Crook. In addition to ...
Jun 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Joseph Teleky
Joseph Teleky, 94, of Hayesville, passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015 at Murphy Medical Center Nursing Home. He was born in Hungary to the late Jozsef and Margit Nagy Telek. Teleky was retired from ...
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Paul Watkins
Paul Watkins, 85, of Hayesville passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015 at Chatuge Regional Hospital. He was a native and lifelong resident of Clay County. Watkins was the son of the late Benjamin Coker...
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Korbin Fisher Smith
Korbin Fisher Smith, 3, of Andrews, child of the one true King received his healing on Sunday, May 31, 2015 and is in the arms of his Creator. Smith was a native of Andrews and the son of Jamie and...
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