August 31, 2015
Obituaries

M.L. Totherow
M.L. Totherow, 82, of Blairsville, Ga., passed away Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, at his residence. He was born in Union County, Ga. M.L. was the son of the late John Wesley and Bertha Burns Totherow. H...
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Lawrence Ware
Lawrence Charles “Bud” Ware, age 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 Edna Dye War...
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Arnold Howell
Arnold Howell, 66, of Locust Grove, Ga., and formerly of Murphy, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, in Georgia. Arnold was a 1967 graduate of Murphy High School. He was a tractor-trailer driver ...
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Shannon Ware
Shannon Lee Ware, 41, of Connelly Springs, and formerly of Murphy, passed away Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, at his residence. He was born in Union County, Ga. His parents are Lowell Thomas Messer Sr. and...
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Ronald Roberts
Ronald W. Roberts (R&R), 72, of Acworth, Ga., and a native of Murphy, died Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, following an extended illness. Visitation was held from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Aug. 19, at Hill...
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James Lambert
James Clark Lambert, 85, of Murphy, passed away Sunday, Aug. 17, 2015, at his residence. James was born Sept. 24, 1929, in Bridgewater, Va., to late James Clark Lambert and Lettie Murphy Lambert. J...
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Rolando Ors Jr.
Rolando Ors Jr., 58, of Blairsville, Ga., passed away Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, in the Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery in Blairsville. T...
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John Crawford
John Edward Crawford, 80, of St. Cloud, Fla., and Hayesville passed away on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015. A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at Heart Cry chapel in Kissim...
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Robert Dockery
Robert Dockery, 67, of Murphy, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Townson-Rose Funeral Home, www.townson-rose.com, was in charge of all arrangements.
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Ruth Smith
Ruth C. Smith, 91, passed away Friday, Aug. 21, 2015. Ruth lived many years in Murphy, and recently at the Pines Nursing Facility in Sarasota, Fla. She was predeceased by a son, Gary, and daughter,...
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Josephine Thompson
Josephine “Jo” Elmira Hott Thompson, 86, of Murphy, passed away Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, in Hall County Ga. She was a native of Fredrick County, Va., and the daughter of the late George Washington ...
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Elmer Dockery
Elmer Shorty Dockery, age 79 of Murphy, passed away Monday, Aug. 24, 2015 at Murphy Medical Center.     He was a native of Cherokee County; son of the late Arvil and Maida Ramsey Dockery.     Marvi...
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Larry Kelley
    Larry L. “Elvis” Kelley, age 73 of Murphy, passed away Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015 at Murphy Medical Center.     He was a native of Caribou, Maine and the son of the late Isaac Louis Kelley and Hel...
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Mary Jo Kilpatrick
Mary Jo Kilpatrick, age 87 of Marble, passed away Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 at the Murphy Medical Center Nursing Home.     She was born in Swain County; daughter of the late Lee and Laura Truett Collin...
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Xaria Rattler
    Xaria Vanara Jean Rattler, infant daughter of Josh Bryant Rattler and Miranda Lee Alvarado of Andrews, passed away Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015.     In addition to her parents she is survived by two b...
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Robert Whitener
Robert W. “Bobby” Whitener, 59, of Murphy, went home to be with his Lord Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, at his residence. He was a native and lifetime resident of Murphy. Bobby was employed by Southern C...
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Lillian McKinnon
Lillian Dockery McKinnon of Maryville, Tenn., passed away Friday, Aug, 14, 2015, at home. She was preceded in death by her parents, Onnie and Hazel Barnes Sims; husbands, Henry Dockery and Joe McKi...
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