Myra Bohannon

Myra Sue Bohannon (Carlan)

Wednesday, December 13th, 1944 - Sunday, May 9th, 2021
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Myra Sue Carlan Bohannon, age 76 of Demorest, passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2021.

Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on December 13, 1944, she was a daughter of the late John William Carlan and Lila Magnolia Nix Carlan. Mrs. Bohannon was a seamstress and caretaker. She loved care giving and enjoyed sewing, flower gardening and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Everyone that knew Mrs. Bohannon loved her and she loved them. She never met a stranger.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sisters, Linda Abernathy, Manolia Bowden and Jo Ann Taylor.

Surviving are her husband, Dewaine Bohannon of Demorest; son and daughter-in-law, Toby & Daphne Bohannon of Clarkesville; daughters and sons-in-law, Pam & Jon Campbell of Demorest and Kelly & Chip Duncan of Cornelia; 10 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; brother, Jerry Carlan of Demorest; sister, Arlene Whiting of Demorest; several nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

Memorial services are scheduled for 2 pm, Thursday, May 13, 2021 in the Chapel of McGahee-Griffin and Stewart with Rev. Kenneth McEntire officiating.

The family will receive friends from 12 noon until the service hour on Thursday at the funeral home.

Flowers are accepted or donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 10 Glenlake Pkwy NE South Tower, Suite 400, Atlanta, GA 30328.

Those in attendance are asked to please adhere to the public health and social distancing guidelines regarding COVID-19.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, May 13th, 2021 | 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Thursday, May 13th, 2021 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home
    175 Vfw Post Road
    CORNELIA, GA 30531
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, May 13th, 2021 | 2:00pm
    Thursday, May 13th, 2021 2:00pm
    McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Chapel
    175 VFW Post Rd
    CORNELIA, GA 30531
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Kenneth McEntire

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lynn abernathy

Posted at 10:07am
Thoughts and prayers are with you.she will always be Boo to me.always sweet,never a harsh word from her.luv you all

Randy and Jennifer Garrett

Posted at 01:25pm
Our thoughts and prayers go out to yall as Myra was always smiling whenever we would see her.

Dorothy C Webb

Posted at 11:53pm
I got to know Myra when I worked with her at Lakemont Manufacturing. I really liked her and Jo Ann. I am so sorry to hear of her passing. My condolences to the family.

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