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Alvin Francis Simons
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Memorial services for Alvin Francis Simons, 93, of Murphy, N.C., formerly of Turnerville, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, at First Presbyterian Church of Clarkesville, with the Rev. Lisa Graves officiating.

Mr. Simons died Monday, Oct. 24, 2011.

Born July 13, 1918, in Prattsburgh, N.Y., he was the son of the late Allen G. and Bertha Dillenbeck Simons.

Mr. Simons was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Clarkesville, and was a farmer and upholsterer with the State Hospital of New York.

Survivors include his wife, Grace Covert Simons of Murphy, N.C.; son, Ray Stewart Simons of Highpoint, N.C.; daughter, Phyllis Janosko of Murphy, N.C.; sisters, Clara Babcock and Esther Damboise, both of Prattsburgh, N.Y.; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia is in charge of arrangements.

The Northeast Georgian

October 28, 2011