Birdsong, Ernest

Friday, April 01, 2011

Ernest Birdsong, 88, died on Friday, April 1, 2011 at a local hospital.

Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.


Walker, Harriett Rose "Peggy"

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Maddox, Samuel Tate

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Barnett, Myrtle Rebecca Quarles (Jasper)

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Nelson, Evelyn H. (Dalton)

Evelyn H. Nelson, 90, of Dalton, GA, passed away on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at Hamilton Medical Center. She was the daughter of the late William and Tennie Bishop Hitt; and was also preceded in death by her husband, James Nelson. Evelyn; She was of the Baptist Faith. She is survived by her children and their spouses, Jerry and Aileen Stephenson of Dalton, Shirley Stephenson ... (click for more)

Woman Assaulted, Man Shot In Chamberlain Avenue Home Invasion

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10-Year-Old Boy Seriously Injured In Attack By Pit Bull At His Home In Sale Creek

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