October 01, 2014
Obituaries

Judy Ann Bryant
Judy Ann Bryant, of Franklin, died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Bryant-Grant Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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“Rocky” Ernest Harvey Allen, Jr.
“Rocky” Ernest Harvey Allen, Jr., 64, of Franklin, passed away Thursday, September 18, 2014. Born in Orlando, FL, he was the son of the late Ernest Harvey Allen, Sr. and Diane Lee Allen. In additio...
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Wiley Lee Yeomans
Wiley Lee Yeomans, 68, of Franklin, passed away Sunday, September 14, 2014. Born in Ft. Myers, FL, he was the son of the late Joseph Owen Yeomans and Bertha Agnes Pendarvis Yeomans. In addition to ...
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Tami Sue Wilkes Robbins
Tami Sue Wilkes Robbins, 53, of Franklin, passed away September 16, 2014. Born in Michigan, she was the daughter of the late Herman Wilkes and Ruth Tallent Wilkes of Franklin. She was a loving wife...
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Ruby Belvia Holland
Ruby Belvia Holland, 93, of Franklin, died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. Funeral service will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 20, in the Chapel of Bryant-Grant Funeral Home with Revs. Don Moffitt and...
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Jordan Joslin
Jordan Joslin, 93, of Franklin, passed away Tuesday, September 16, 2014. Born in New Bedford, CT, he was the son of the late Harry and Clara Ruth Selinger Joslin of Hollywood, FL. He was a U.S. Air...
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Emma Lee Cope
Emma Lee Cope, 77, of Topton, died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Funeral service will be held at 5 p.m., Friday, Sept. 19, at White Oak Flats Baptist Church, with Revs. S.J. Waters and Darren Self off...
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Floyd Oscar Kirkland
Floyd Oscar Kirkland, 81, of Otto, passed away Wednesday, September 10, 2014. Born in Jackson County, he was the son of the late Fred “Shorty” Kirkland and Lucinda Jenkins Kirkland. In addition to ...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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David Lee O’Brien
David Lee O’Brien, age 39, of Franklin, NC, passed away Sunday, September 14, 2014. He was born in Jacksonville, FL, the son of Joseph Paul O’Brien, Jr. and Linda Lou Cooper of Franklin, NC. He was...
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Claudette Jones
Claudette Jones, 74, of Franklin, died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. Graveside service was held at 2 p.m., Monday, Sept. 15, at Woodlawn Cemetery, with Father Tein Duong officiating. Bryant-Grant Fune...
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Zeb Vance Guffie, Sr.
Zeb Vance Guffie, Sr., 103, went Home Sunday, September 14, 2014. Born in Macon County, December 13, 1910, he was the son of Ed Napoleon and Lily Buchanan Guffey. Zeb was pre-deceased by his parent...
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Miles Gilbert Thompson
Miles Gilbert Thompson, Jr., 92, of Highlands, died Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Bryant-Grant Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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Grover Charles Clemmons
Grover Charles Clemmons, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather, went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, September 10, 2014. Born in Springfield, OH, he was the son of the late M...
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James Laurance Westcott
James Laurance Westcott, Sr., 94, of Franklin, died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. A private graveside service will be held at a later date. Macon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
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Richard James Sakowski
Richard James Sakowski, 53, of Franklin, passed away Friday, September 5, 2014. Richard was employed by Davis Elliott as a crane operator. Born in McKeesport, PA, he was the son of the late Raymond...
Sep 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ramsey Service
A celebration of life honoring the life of Albert L. Ramsey, Jr. who died July 27, 2014 and his daughter, Diane Ramsey Forsyth who died August 8, 2014 will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September...
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James “Jim” Frank Young
James “Jim” Frank Young, age 80, of Franklin, NC passed away Saturday, September 6, 2014. He was a life-long resident of Macon County, the son of the late Leslie J. and Ruby Henry Young. He was U.S...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ret. Lt. Col. Donald Cole Olive
Ret. Lt. Col. Donald Cole Olive, 97, of Franklin, passed away Thursday, September 4, 2014. Born in Earl, NC, he was the son of the late Edward Briggs Olive and Edith Fulton Olive. In addition to hi...
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Blanche A. Tallent
Blanche A. Tallent, 60, of Franklin, passed away on Saturday, September 6, 2014. Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Grayson Tallent and Freda Moore Tallent. In addition to her p...
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Charles “Casey” Philip Myers
Charles “Casey” Philip Myers, 86, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, September 6, 2014. Born in Jackson County, he was the son of the late Lawrence Myers and Bertha Cope Myers. In addition to his p...
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Keith Neville Curtis
Keith Neville Curtis, 53, of Franklin, died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014. A memorial service was held at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 9, in the Chapel of Macon Funeral Home with Rev. Davis Hooper and Rev. J.D...
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Grace Mary Altman
Grace Mary Altman, 7/16/17 — 5/31/14. Memorial service will be held at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 10, at St. Francis Catholic Church. Grace was preceded in death by her first husband, Michael Flor...
Sep 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mary Ruth Boyer Caird
Mary Ruth Boyer Caird, 89, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, August 30, 2014. Born in Hazleton, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Eugene Ward Boyer and Ruth Spain Boyer. In addition to her...
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Reba Sue Hastings Worley
Reba Sue Hastings Worley, age 64, of Franklin, NC, passed away Saturday, August 30, 2014. She was born in Macon County, the daughter of the late Frank and Sarah Mason Hastings. She is survived by h...
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Nathalie Georgia Sato
Nathalie Georgia Sato, 90, of Highlands, died Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014. No services are planned. Bryant-Grant Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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Richard Daniel Salmonson
Richard Daniel Salmonson, Sr., 73, of Franklin, passed away on Monday, September 1, 2014. Born in Gansevoort, NY, he was the son of the late Nels Jalmar Salmonson and Laura Morrisey Salmonson. In a...
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Charles Louis Campbell
Charles Louis Campbell, 77, of Franklin, passed away on Saturday, August 30, 2014. Born in Macon County, he was the son of the late C.L. Campbell and Lavada Angel Campbell. In addition to his paren...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adelaide Worth Daniels Key
Adelaide Worth Daniels Key, 78, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August, 20, 2014 at her home surrounded by family. One writer has said: “It is not when you are born or when you die, it is what...
Aug 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nancy Eleanor Bush Patterson
Nancy Eleanor Bush Patterson, 94, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 after several weeks of hospice care and illness. She died, surrounded by friends and family in her home in Holly...
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Katherine Ledford Dean
Katherine Ledford Dean, born October 3, 1929, left this earth for her heavenly home August 18, 2014. She is survived by her children, Janice Sullivan (Jimmy) of Orlando, FL and Charles Dean (Carol)...
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James C. Bost
James C. Bost, 69, of Franklin, passed away Sunday, August 24, 2014. Born in Great Falls, Montana, he was the son of Ellen Bueller Bost and the late Ed Bost. He was a graduate of Wofford University...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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James “Dorsey” Elmore
James “Dorsey” Elmore, 93, of Franklin, passed away Thursday, August 21, 2014. Born in Macon County, he was the son of the late William Omer Elmore and Ethel Rickman Elmore. In addition to his pare...
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Trula Rae Cabe
Trula Rae Cabe, 76, of Franklin, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Bryant-Grant Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kenneth Whitehurst
Kenneth Whitehurst, 91, of Melbourne, FL, passed away Saturday, August 23, 2014. Born in Washington, DC, he was the son of the late Roland Whitehurst and Althea Whetlauffer Whitehurst. Kenneth was ...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ila Elizabeth Scott Wooten
Ila Elizabeth Scott Wooten, 77, of Franklin, NC passed away Sunday, August 24, 2014. A native of Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Tom and Nanny Brendle Scott. She was married to Fred ...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marilyn Low
Marilyn Low, 84, of Franklin, died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. No services have been planned at this time. Macon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Iris Cabe Alderman
Iris Cabe Alderman, 83, of Albany, GA, passed away Friday, August 22, 2014. She was the daughter of the late Weaver and Eva M. Cabe of Franklin, NC. She is survived by three children, Anne A Pack, ...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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John Henry Johnson
John Henry Johnson, 63, of Franklin, NC, passed away Wednesday, August 20, 2014. He was born in Delta County, Michigan, the son of the late William and Pearl Johnson. He had worked at Caterpillar a...
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Clara Ann Remaly
Clara Ann Remaly, 88, of Franklin, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Pennsylvania. Bryant-Grant Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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C.N. “Pearly” Munger
C.N. “Pearly” Munger, 85, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, August 23, 2014. Born in Macon County, he was the son of the late James S. Munger and Nancy Jones Munger. In addition to his parents, he...
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