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Obituaries for August 31, 2017; Cora Thomas, James Weeks, Jr.

Cora Thomas


Mrs. Cora Jones Thomas, 92, of Auburn, Georgia passed away August 27, 2017. Mrs. Thomas was born August 27, 1925 in Pickens County, Georgia to the late Johnny and Minnie Lee Hendrix Jones. She was preceded by her husband, Andrew Thomas, and sons, Donald Thomas and Ricky Thomas.  Mrs. Thomas was of the Baptist denomination and was a homemaker.

Surviving are her children, Nora Lee Parr of Homer, Georgia, Patsy (Billy) Still of Auburn, Georgia, Bud (Dot) Thomas of Talking Rock, Georgia, Jerry (Linda) Thomas of Ball Ground, Georgia; eight grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; four great great grandchildren; sister, Jewell Childers of Holly Springs, Georgia.

A funeral service was held Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 11 a.m. from the Chapel of Carter Funeral Home with Rev. Eugene Childers officiating. Interment was in Barrow Memorial Gardens.

Carter Funeral Home of Winder is in charge of arrangements where online condolences may be expressed at


James Weeks, Jr.


Mr. James Everett Weeks, Jr., former principal, 84, of Jasper, passed away Wednesday August 23, 2017 at his residence. 

Mr. Weeks is survived by his wife, Martha Weeks of Jasper; son & daughter-in-law, Steve & Laura Weeks of Jasper; daughters, Sherry Weeks of Braselton and Elaine Weeks of Gainesville; brother & sister-in-law, Archie & Wenda Weeks of Lexington, KY; sister & brother-in-law, Nancy & Glenn Vaughn of Greenville; and 18 grandchildren. 

The funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Friday, August 25th from the chapel of Cagle Funeral Home with Chaplain Roland Nelson officiating. Entombment at Sunrise Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers that served: Tony Stahl, Tim Stahl, Ted Stahl, Jake Taylor, Cas Taylor, and Gary Bailey.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Georgia Mountains Hospice. 

Cagle Funeral Home is honored to serve the Weeks family. Online condolences may be made at

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