Places

  • Toccoa is also known as: Stephens County / Toccoa city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Pat Swilling (american football player), Evan Oglesby (american football player), Dale Davis (basketball player), Anthony Harrison (american football player), and Tauren Poole (american football player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Toccoa Record.

History

The city is the seat of Stephens County. Mississippian Indians (Mound Builders) and Cherokee Indians were the original inhabitants in the vicinity of what is now Toccoa and the surrounding area . The first residents of European descent were American Revolutionary War veterans who settled the area when the war ended. The Georgia General Assembly created Stephens County in 1905, and Toccoa was established as the county seat. The name "Toccoa" is derived from the Cherokee word for "beautiful" or "where the Catawbas lived." The city was established in 1873 around an area formerly called Dry Pond, named for a pond that was waterless most of the time. Camp Toccoa, a World War II paratrooper training base, was located nearby. It was the first training base for the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment of the Army's 101st Airborne Division, whose Easy Company was subject of the non-fiction book and subsequent HBO miniseries Band of Brothers. Toccoa is also home to the Travelers Rest...

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Toccoa Obituaries

It was written on January 8th, 2016 that George A "Sonny" Heath passed on in Toccoa, Georgia.  Heath was 65 years old and was born in Chilhowie, VA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor George A "Sonny"'s life.

It was noted by The Californian on November 13th, 2015 that Roger Guy Cole passed away in Marina, California.  Cole was 68 years old and was born in Toccoa, GA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Roger Guy's life.

It was noted on October 31st, 2012 that David Louis Dr Whitaker passed on in Toccoa, Georgia.  Whitaker was 77 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor David Louis Dr's life.

It was disclosed on October 31st, 2012 that David Louis Dr Whitaker passed away in Toccoa, Georgia.  Whitaker was 77 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor David Louis Dr's life.

It was noted on August 5th, 2012 that Michael Alan Carlson died in Toccoa, Georgia.  Carlson was 59 years old and was born in Fort Dodge, IA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Michael Alan's life.

It was reported by The Macon Telegraph on May 23rd, 2012 that Joseph Harry Winters passed on in Toccoa, Georgia.  Winters was 96 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Joseph Harry's life.

It was written by The Macon Telegraph on March 14th, 2012 that Dale P Smith died in Toccoa, Georgia.  Smith was 58 years old and was born in Patterson AFB, OH.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Dale P's life.

It was reported by Sierra Vista Herald/Bisbee Daily Review on March 7th, 2012 that Nell White passed away in Tucson, Arizona.  White was 83 years old and was born in Toccoa, GA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Nell's life.

It was revealed by The Macon Telegraph on December 29th, 2011 that Mark H Jr Turner passed away in Toccoa, Georgia.  Turner was 71 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mark H Jr's life.

It was written by The Macon Telegraph on June 10th, 2011 that Clarence William Wood passed away in Toccoa, Georgia.  Wood was 91 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Clarence William's life.

Funeral Homes in Toccoa

Moss-Stovall-Neal Funeral Home

In 1936 Bishop Moss and Lamar Drew went into business to form the Moss & Drew Funeral Home. They were located at 110 Diagonal Street, in a small 1100 square foot building. The partnership only lasted approximately one year – the two partners...

Beck Funeral Home

Knowing the families in our community, we understand that quality service and cost are both very important. We also realize that people are more comfortable when they have choices. Our list of services assures your family the dignity they deserve...

Brown Oglesby Funeral Home

Brown-Oglesby Funeral Home originally opened September 1st,1947 by Hugh and Rachel Brown of Seneca, SC. On Valentines Day of 1991, Charles and Kathy Oglesby purchased the Home and has been proudly serving the community ever since!

Ginn Funeral Home

Since 1917,Ginn funeral home has paid tribute to the time-honorde traditions of the Franklin county community.For three generations,our family has served our friends and neighbors in their time of need.

Sandifer Funeral Home

The Sandifer Funeral Home of Westminster, S.C., Oconee County's oldest one-ownership funeral home has continuously served the people of this area for over half a century. Cecil T. and Frances B. Sandifer purchased this historical home that was...

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Acree Davis Funeral Home
350 S Pond St
Toccoa, GA 30577
Acree-Davis Funeral Home
90 S Pond St
Toccoa, GA 30577
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Drew's Funeral Home
502 S Broad St
Toccoa, GA 30577
Drews Funeral Home
444 N Broad St
Toccoa, GA 30577
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Moss-Stovall-Neal Funeral Home
55 S. Alexander Street
Toccoa, GA 30577
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Roselane Cemetery
106 Rose Ln
Toccoa, GA 30577
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Stephens Memorial Gardens
6448 S Big A Rd
Toccoa, GA 30577
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Whitlock Mortuary Incorporated
120 Rose Ln
Toccoa, GA 30577

Toccoa Funeral Home News

Hilda M. (Batley) Diehl
(Batley) Diehl, 94, Toccoa, Ga., formerly of Portage ... Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, 2010, at Jean H. Kinley Funeral Home, Portage. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010, at Alliance ...
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Della Ann Ivester, 64
Passed Away: 10/29/2010 Della Ann Ivester, age 64 of Clarkesville, GA, passed away Thursday ... Charles Ivester of Woodstock and Al Ivester of Toccoa; sister, Barbara McCullough of Gaylesville, AL; nine grandchildren; two great grandchildren.
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