September 18, 2014
Obituaries

Elsie J. Luttrell
Elsie J. Luttrell, 95, of Ocala, Fla., formerly of Franklin, died on April 23, 2014. Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 10, in the Chapel of Macon Funeral Home. Burial will be ...
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Janie Nicholson
Janie Nicholson, 85, of Franklin, passed away Tuesday, May 6, 2014. Born in Jackson County, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Isabelle Parker Coward. She was married to William J. “Bill...
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Stephen Paul Johnson
Stephen Paul Johnson, 34, of Franklin, passed away May 3, 2014, after suffering several years of medical problems and illness.  He was an auto mechanic, and loved working on and customizing cars an...
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Ray Keith Postell
Ray Keith Postell, 74, of Andrews, died Sunday, May 4, 2014. Funeral service will be held at 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 7, at Red Marble Baptist Church with Rev. David Postell and Rev. Mickey Stewart o...
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Verda Lee Adams Sutton
Verda Lee Adams Sutton, 87, of Franklin NC, passed away May 4, 2014.   Born in Marlin, Texas, she was the daughter of the late James M. Adams and Verda Lee McClain Adams. In addition to her parents...
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Edna Goulet
Edna Goulet, 93, formerly of Franklin, died Saturday, April 26, 2014. Main funeral service for family and friends will be held graveside at 1 p.m., Tuesday, May 13, at Rush Cemetery, with Rev. Wend...
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Richard Allen Cook
Richard Allen Cook, age 93, born Apr. 13, 1921 in Evansville, IN, died on May 2, 2014. He was the son of Joseph Gilbert Cook and Loretta Kathleen Cook. In addition to his parents he was preceded in...
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Robert Alan “Bobby” Byrd
Robert Alan “Bobby” Byrd, 54, of Lucedale, Miss., formerly of Franklin, died Friday, April 25, 2014. Funeral service was held at 7 p.m., Monday, April 28, at Sigler Funeral Home, Lucedale, with Rev...
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William Lee Huff
William Lee Huff, 74, of Highlands, died Friday, May 2, 2014. Funeral service was held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, May 6, in the Chapel of Bryant-Grant Funeral Home in Highlands with Zachary Phillips offic...
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Maxine Simons Arvey
Maxine Simons Arvey, 79, of Franklin, passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Tommy and Lottie Clark Simons. She loved her family and was a membe...
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Jeannette Ennis Beauregard
Jeannette Ennis Beauregard, 92, of Franklin, died Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Funeral service will be held in Jacksonville, Fla., with Rev. Frank Rodriguez officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Mem...
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Maxine Holland Davidson
Maxine Holland Davidson, 82, of Franklin, passed away on Wednesday, April 30, 2014.  Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Everett Holland and Juanita T. Holland. In addition to he...
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Sherrill Fouts
Sherrill Fouts passed away on April 23, 2014, in Houston, Texas, at the age of 63 after battling lung cancer. Born in Franklin, N.C., to Nondus and Vaira Fouts, he was predeceased by his parents an...
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Louis A. Presz
Louis A. Presz, 63, of Franklin, passed away Friday, April 25, 2014.  Born in Chicago, Illinois, he was the son of the late Frank and Maria Partze Presz. In addition to his parents, he was preceded...
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Theodore R. Tallent
Theodore R. Tallent, 83, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, April 26, 2014.  Born in Macon County, he was the son of the late Lloyd and Lillie Angel Tallent. In addition to his parents, he was prec...
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Dennis Keith Ashe
Dennis Keith Ashe, 62, of Franklin, NC passed away Saturday, April 26, 2014. Born in Macon County, he was the son of Logan Ashe and the late Ruth Ray Ashe. He loved to hunt and fish and enjoyed sto...
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Edna Goulet
Edna Goulet, 93, of Hudson Falls and formerly of Indian Lake, passed away Saturday, April 26, 2014 at her home with her family by her side.  Born October 25, 1920 in Indian Lake, she was the daught...
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Alfred Duane Plummer
Alfred Duane Plummer, 87, of Franklin, NC, passed away peacefully at home, on Saturday, April 26, 2014.  Born in New Hartford, Iowa, he was the son of the late Vernon Wallace Plummer and Laura Anna...
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Jimmy Ruel Maney
Jimmy Ruel Maney, 78, of Shelby, died Thursday, April 24, 2014. Visitation was from noon-2 p.m., Monday, April 28, at Cleveland Funeral Services. Funeral service was held at 2 p.m., Monday, at Clev...
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Lucy Faye Cabe Jones
Lucy Faye Cabe Jones, 82, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, April 26, 2014.  Born in Sylva, NC, she was the daughter of the late Loney A. Cabe and Lilly Ann Hall Cabe. In addition to her parents, ...
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William Stanley Shedd
William Stanley Shedd, 55, of Franklin, passed away on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. No services are planned at this time. Macon Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
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Nancy C. Jewett
Nancy was welcomed into the Father’s heavenly courts on April 21, 2014. Nancy was born in West Palm Beach in 1932 to Zeke and Frances Cornelius. “Corny” graduated from Palm Beach High in 1950. She ...
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Robert Preleau Stanfield
Robert Preleau Stanfield, 92, of Franklin, passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at his home. Born in Macon County, NC, he was the son of the late Harley Stanfield and Esther Holland Stanfield. In a...
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Shirley Mae Drinnon
Shirley Mae Drinnon, 65, of Franklin, passed away on Thursday, April 17, 2014.  Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Glenn Reeves and Willa Mae Childers Reeves. In addition to her...
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Richard James Ward
Richard James Ward, 76, of Franklin, passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2014.  Born in Detroit, Michigan, he was the son of the late Henry Ward and Catherine Moore Ward. Richard was an electrician an...
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Norma Large Hollingsworth
Norma Large Hollingsworth, 93, of Tiger, GA, (and Asheboro, NC and Durham, NC) passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014. She was the daughter of the late Nellie B. and H. Lee Large, MD of Rocky Mount, ...
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John Roy Potts
John Roy Potts, 77, of Highlands, passed away on Friday, April 11, 2014.   Born in Jackson County, he was the son of the late Robert Leonard Potts and Flossie McCall Potts. He was preceded in death...
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Ella Elizabeth Griffin
Ella Elizabeth Griffin, age 90, died Monday, April 14, 2014 at Brooks-Howell Home in Asheville, NC. Beth was born April 21, 1923 in Plant City, Florida. She was the daughter of the late Robert M. a...
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Patrick “Pat” Abran Gregory
Patrick “Pat” Abran Gregory, 84, of Cornelia, GA, formerly of Franklin, NC, passed away on Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Born in Macon County, he was the son of the late Lewis Gregory and Maude Holland ...
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Diane McKinney
Diane McKinney, 53, of Franklin, NC passed away Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Born in Orange, NJ, she was the daughter of the late George B. and Dorothy Hale Chadwick. She was preceded in death by her...
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John Thomas “Big John” Seay
John Thomas “Big John” Seay, 88, of Franklin, passed away Tuesday, April 15, 2014.  Born in Macon County, he was the son of the late Arvey Bedford Seay and Mary Leona Williams Seay. In addition to ...
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Charles “William” Woodring
Charles “William” Woodring, 60, of Franklin, died Monday, April 14, 2014. Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, April 25, at Boones Creek Baptist Church, Salem, S.C. The family will rec...
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John Maynard
A memorial service for Pastor John Maynard, who died Jan. 25, 2014, will be held at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 235 Sloan Road, Franklin. Guests may visit with th...
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Dorothy Moore Martin
Dorothy Moore Martin, 86, of Hayesville, died Monday, April 14, 2014. Funeral service was held at 6 p.m., Thursday, April 17, at Meadow Grove Baptist Church with Revs. Ricky Rogers and Brandon Arro...
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Thomas John Fries
Thomas John Fries, 64, of Franklin, died on Thursday, April 3, 2014. A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m., Saturday, April 19, at Cowee Baptist Church with Rev. David Powell officiating. Ma...
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Gaynell Shafer
Mrs. Gaynell Shafer died Thursday, April 10, 2014 in Salisbury, North Carolina at her home. She was born in Rowan County March 25, 1946, the daughter of the late Raymond R. Haynes and Molly S. Hayn...
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Mary Ann McClure
Mary Ann McClure, 64, of Franklin, passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014.  Born in Miami, FL, she was the daughter of the late Leo Francis Kullman and Helen Scott Kullman. Mary enjoyed music, spe...
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Irma Brunner Pohlenz
Irma Brunner Pohlenz, 87, of Franklin, passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014.  Born in Munich, Germany, she was the daughter of the late Simon Brunner and Terese Sedlmeier Brunner. Irma was an inte...
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Daniel Cornelius Atkinson
Daniel Cornelius Atkinson, 60, of Satsuma, Fla., died on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. No services are planned at this time. Macon Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
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Beulah AnnieMae Johnson Buchanan
Beulah AnnieMae Johnson Buchanan, 88, of Franklin, died Friday, April 11, 2014. Funeral service was held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 13, at Ridgecrest Baptist Church, with Rev. Tommy Fouts, Rev. Ste...
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