Tammy Ruth Beavers: Obituary
February 22, 2020
Mrs. Tammy Ruth Beavers age 48 of Ellijay died Friday Feb. 14, 2020.
Mrs. Tammy Ruth Beavers was born August 17, 1971 in Maryland to Leslie Lamar Johnson and Dianna Rice Johnson. She acquired a Bachelor’s degree. She was also a homemaker.
Survivors include; Husband: Tommy Beavers, Ellijay Sons: Josh Beaver, Cumming, Nathan Gardner, Ellijay Daughters: Desiree Carpenter FL, Kathryn Sales, Ellijay, Tiffany Longboat, Ontario Canada, Brothers: Craig Eagan, FL, Sister: Kathy Baker, NC, Mother-in-law: Brenda Beavers, Canton, Sister-in-law: Lisa Hardman, Canton 13 Grandchildren several nieces and nephews also survive.
A gathering of friends and family will be held Monday Feb. 17, 2020 from 12:00pm until 6:00pm at the funeral home.
Bernhardt Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Beavers.
Johnny Couch Jr: Obituary
February 22, 2020
Mr. Johnny Couch Jr. age 80 of Ellijay GA died Feb. 15, 2020.
Mr. Johnny Couch Jr. was born Jan. 15, 1940 in Greenville South Carolina to John Couch Sr. and Grace Ramsey Couch. He was employed by Canton Mill, and was also of the Baptist Faith.
He is preceded in death by his wife Shirley Couch, son Mark Couch, daughters Deborah Maupin, and Gail Kitchen.
Survivors include: Johnny Couch, Jasper GA, Derrick Couch, Ellijay GA, Brother: Tony Couch Jasper GA, 12 Grandchildren: Mikie Maupin, Chyrstal Maupin, Heather Maupin, Kisha Pugh, Chad Couch, Ariel Couch, Corey Couch, Carsyn Couch, Daniel Couch, Torre Couch, Brittany Couch, Melissa Couch 4 great-grandchildren: Seth Simlery, Nathan Pugh, Haley Pugh, Remi Couch Several nieces and nephews also survive.
A graveside service will be held Wednesday February 19 at 1:00pm from the Mt. Pisgah Church Cemetery with Rev. James Nickels officiating.
The Family will receive friends Wed. Feb 19 from 9:00 am until 12:30pm at the funeral home.
In Lieu of flowers the family ask that donations may be made to the funeral expenses in memory of Mr. Couch.
Bernhardt Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Couch.
Amelia Elizabeth (Dixon) Cornn: Obituary
February 22, 2020
Ms. Amelia Elizabeth (Dixon) Cornn, age 76 of Jasper, GA, passed away February 13th , 2020 at Piedmont Mountainside Hospital surrounded by her family. Amelia was born on March 31st, 1943 in Maysville, NC to her parents Bernard Van Dixon and Florence Elizabeth Meadows. She graduated from White Oak High School in 1961 and obtained her Associates Degree in Business from FCCJ in Jacksonville, Florida. Amelia served several years with The Missionary Servants of the Most Blessed Trinity as Sister Marie Gerard in Philadelphia before returning to North Carolina and joining Civil Service as a Secretary in 1966. Amelia retired from the Naval Air Station in Jacksonville, FL, after 30 years of Civil Service. Amelia was a loving daughter, sister, cherished grandmother, and above all a devoted mother to her three children. She was a devout Catholic and was a member of Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Church in Jasper, GA. Amelia loved to garden, read, cook for friends and family, and could never resist a good crossword puzzle. Her infectious laughter, contagious smile, and love for all are just some of the many contributions to her lasting legacy. Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00am on Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 at the Our Lady of the Mountain Catholic Church with Father Byrd officiating. Friends and family are invited to join her children for lunch at her favorite restaurant at 12:30pm, Last Catch on Main in Jasper, GA. Interment will be held after the services at Ellijay City Cemetery at 2:00pm. Ms. Cornn is survived by son David Howard Cornn, Jr. of Ellijay, GA, daughter Candice and husband Joe Chambers of Canton, GA, daughter Amy and husband Scott Robertson of Canton, GA, grandchildren Nathan and wife Amye Cornn, Chance Carden, Mac Chambers, Erin Chambers, siblings Leo (Christina) Dixon, Bernadette Dixon Muratore, James (Nell) Dixon, Ruth Dixon, Helen Johnson, Connie (Joe) Maides, and Linda (Dave) Deckard. Her children will receive friends and family from 4:00pm to 8:00pm on Tuesday, February 18th, 2020 at the Logan Funeral Home. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.loganfuneralhome.com. Logan Funeral Home & Chapel in charge of arrangements.
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Mary “Beth” Elizabeth (Simpkins) Cooper: Obituary
February 22, 2020
Mrs. Mary “Beth” Elizabeth (Simpkins) Cooper, age 52, of Tunnel Hill, Ga, passed on Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 at CHI Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga, TN. Mrs. Cooper was born October 2nd, 1967, in Huntington, WV, to her parents, Clovis and Carole (Morrisette) Simpkins. Mrs. Cooper was a member of the Christian faith and was a claims representative for Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance Company of Tennessee. Memorial services are currently being planned and will be announced as soon as they are available. Mrs. Cooper is survived her by son and daughter-in-law Joseph and Jade Cooper of East Ridge, TN, daughter Hannah Carol Cooper of Tunnel Hill, GA, aunt, Opal Powers and uncle Ben Simpkins both of Harrison, TN. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to help with funeral expenses. Online Condolences may be sent to the family at www.loganfuneralhome.com. Logan Funeral Home & Chapel in charge of the arrangements.
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Algia Smith Tarrer: Obituary
February 22, 2020
Algia Smith Tarrer, age 72, of Dallas passed away February 14, 2020. Algia was a long-time member of Concord Baptist Church. She retired from the United States Treasury after over 30 years of service. She was a hard-working, loving person with a huge heart and a soft spot for children. Algia adored her family and loved spending time with her great-grandbabies. Also dear to her heart are her two dogs, Chloe and Daisy. Algia is preceded in death by her husband of 30 years, David Cleveland Tarrer. She is survived by her daughter, Michelle Warren (fiancé, Ricky Millwood); grandchildren, Kaitie Meeks, Kodie Warren, and Mason Warren; great-grandchildren, Eva Grace, Camdyn, Carson, Owen David, Paxton Dale; and a host of beloved friends. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, February 18th, 12:00 PM at Davis-Struempf Chapel with Rev. Eddie Barton and Rev. Richard Wilkins officiating. Interment will follow the service at Mt. Harmony Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Monday, February 17th, from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Davis-Struempf Funeral Home.
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Heather Renee (Rich) Matteson: Obituary
February 15, 2020
Mrs. Heather Renee (Rich) Matteson, Age 41, of Jasper, Ga, passed on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at her residence. Mrs. Matteson was born on September 19th, 1978 in Dalton, GA to her parents, Michael Anthony and Edna Lynne (Long) Rich. She graduated from Sequoyah High School in 1997 and graduated with a BA from Reinhardt College. Mrs. Matteson was of the Christian faith, a member of Daughters of the American Revolution and the North Georgia Martial Arts Academy, and a Master Cosmetologist. Mrs. Matteson is preceded in death by her grandparents, J.L. Long of Dalton, Ga.,Floyd and Annie Ruth Rich of Dalton, Ga. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, February 14th, 2020 at the Logan Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Kasey Kuyper officiating. Interment will follow in the Rich Family Cemetery on Rich Gap Road in Blairsville, GA, following the service with Michael Rich, Tony Sassman, Amy Sassman, Elbert Matteson, Oscar Young, Matt Kelly and Jack Kisner, all serving as pall bearers. Mrs. Matteson is survived by her husband of 19 years, Adam Daniel Matteson of the home in Jasper, GA, son, Titus Matteson of Jasper, Ga, father and mother, Michael and Edna (Long) Rich, of Dalton, GA, sister and brother-in-law, Amy and Tony Sassman of Jasper, GA, mother-in-law and father-in-law, Sue and Oscar Young, of Waleska, GA, father-in-law and mother-in-law, Elbert L. and Iulia Matteson, of Jasper, GA, grandmother, Katherine Long, of Dalton, GA, niece Emma Sassman and nephew, Josiah Sassman of Jasper, Ga. The family will receive friends from 4:00 pm until 9:00 PM on Thursday, February 13th, 2020 at the Logan Funeral Home & Chapel. Donations can be made to and the link found at: Help send Titus to College on GoFundMe.com. Online condolences can be left to the family at www.loganfuneralhome.com. Logan Funeral Home & Chapel in charge of arrangements.
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Mildred (Davenport) Davis: Obituary
February 15, 2020
Mrs. Mildred (Davenport) Davis, age 95, of Jasper, Ga, passed on Monday, February 10th, 2020 at Northside Hospital Cherokee. Mrs. Davis was born on September 19th, 1924, in Ellijay, Ga to her parents, Frank Andrew and Josie Mae (Walker) Davenport. She was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Ellijay and was a graduate of Ellijay High School. Mrs. Davis is preceded in death by her husband, Clayborn William Davis. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, February 15th, 2020 at the Logan Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Michael Smith officiating. Interment will be held on Sunday at 1:00pm at the Kennesaw Memorial Park with Ransom McArthur, Travis McArthur, Will Jones, Bill Jones, Josh Jones, and Kenneth Hulsey serving as pallbearers. Mrs. Davis is survived by daughters and sons-in-law, Susan and John Vigil, of Acworth, Ga, Sandra and Philip Watson, of Dallas, Ga, son and daughter-in-law, Stephen and Rentha Davis, of Jasper, Ga, grandchildren, Leah Vigil and Rachel Vigil. The family will receive friends from 4:00 pm until 8:00 PM on Friday, February 14th, 2020 at the Logan Funeral Home. Flowers are accepted or donations can be made to any charity of your choice in memory of Mrs. Davis. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.loganfuneralhome.com. Logan Funeral Home & Chapel in charge of arrangements.
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Rev. Ernest “Junior” Paul Luttrell: Obituary
February 15, 2020
Rev. Ernest “Junior” Paul Luttrell, age 88 of Ellijay, GA passed on Monday February 10, 2020 at his residence. Junior was born on February 3, 1932 in Austell, GA to his late parents, Ernest Paul, Sr. and Rosetta (Martin) Luttrell. Rev. Luttrell was an ordained Baptist minister and a member of the Crossroads Baptist Church. He was an honorably discharged veteran serving in the US Air Force. Preceded in death by his daughter, Judith Rosetta Luttrell, sisters, Jane Morris, Louise Burnett and brother, J.T. Luttrell. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00pm on Thursday from the North East Piney Grove Baptist Church in Marietta, GA with Rev. Chris Chastain, Rev. Eddie Kerr, Rev. Randy McClure and Rev. Josh Green officiating. Graveside interment will follow in the church cemetery with his grandchildren serving as pallbearers. Rev. Luttrell is survived by his wife, Virginia Louise (Booth) Luttrell of Ellijay, GA, daughters and son-in-law, Diane & Don Flowers of Doraville, GA, Susan Paulette Luttrell of Hapeville, GA, sons and daughter-in-law, Ernest Leon Luttrell and Linda Puzey of Lenoir City, TN, Alton Luttrell of Ellijay, GA, ten grandchildren, four great grandchildren, sister-and brother-in-law, Jewell & Mike Meigle of Blairsville, GA, brother and sister-in-law, Franklin & Diane Luttrell of Powder Springs, GA. The family is receiving friends from 4:00pm-8:00pm on Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 at the Logan Funeral Home and again on Thursday February 13th, 2020 from 12 noon until the service at 2:00pm at the NE Piney Grove Baptist Church in Marietta. Flowers are being accepted or donations may be made to Heartlite Hospice at 772 Maddox Drive Suite 112 East Ellijay, GA 30539 in memory of Rev. Luttrell. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.loganfuneralhome.com. Logan Funeral Home & Chapel in charge of the arrangements.
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