Larry Cecil Mashburn
February 1, 1948 – December 27, 2018
Larry Cecil Mashburn, age 70, of Blue Ridge, passed away on Thursday, December 27, 2018 at his home. Born on February 1, 1948 in Blue Ridge, GA, he was the son of the late Lloyd and Ruth Johnson Mashburn. He was a member of the Blairsville Church of Christ. He served in the United States Army and later retired from UPS where he had worked in management for 25 years. He is also preceded in by his son, Larry Chadwick Mashburn.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Joan Burnette Mashburn; daughter, Reneé Mashburn and her fiancé Mark Loudermilk; brother and sister-in-law, Kennon and Tommy Jo Mashburn; sisters and brother-in-law, Frances and Roger Thrasher and Sharon Burnette.
Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, December 29, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. from the Akins Funeral Home Chapel with Min. Terry Stuart officiating. Music was provided by Teresa Chastain and Janice Thacker. Interment followed in the O’Zion Baptist Church Cemetery. Logan Jeffers, Jerry Burnette, Jimmy Laymac, John Laymac, Derek Davis, and Jeff Harkins served as pallbearers. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.akinsfuneralhome.com. Akins Funeral Home of Blue Ridge was in charge of the arrangements.
Larry Guinn Eller, age 69, of Murphy, passed away October 3, 2018, at his home. Mr. Eller was born April 5, 1949, in Copperhill, TN, to the late Willie Guinn Eller and Georgia Mae Graves Eller. He was a member of Iron Workers Local Union 387 Atlanta. Larry loved the Lord and his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He also enjoyed his friends, watching wrestling and riding four-wheelers. Mr. Eller was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Helton Eller.
Survivors include: mother, Georgia Mae Eller, son, Chris (Tammy) Eller, son, Eric (Emily Hamby) Eller, daughter, Mandy (Ray Thomas) Eller, sister, Phyllis (Frank) Beeam, sister, Rita (Ronnie) Ross, grandchildren, Hallie Thomason, Katlynn Eller, Jeffrey Eller, Storm Eller, Mehgan Eller, Miranda Eller, great-grandchildren, Grayson Howe and Caymen Thomason.
Funeral services: Sunday, October 7, 2018, at 2:00 pm at the Finch-Cochran Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Josh Ledford. Music provided by Paula Culver. Interment will follow in Sweet Gum Baptist Church Cemetery in Mineral Bluff, GA. Pallbearers: Jeffery Eller, Storm Eller, Brandon Howe, Chad Beeam, Brett Ross, Shannon Owensby, Treylyn Owensby, and Cason Owensby.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday evening from 5 to 8 PM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Finch-Cochran Funeral Home of McCaysville, GA. You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.