Mrs. Mary Frances Ansell Graves

Mrs. Mary Frances Ansell Graves, 82, of Ellijay, died Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at the Gilmer Nursing Home.

She was born Oct. 23, 1934, in Dearborn, Mich., to the late Albert Alonzo and Nora Marie Hosey Ansell.  

She is preceded in death by husband, Douglas L. Graves.

She is survived by daughters and son-in-law, Vickie Marie Logan Zambito, of Tampa, Fla., and Dianna Lee and Kenneth Lamar Eaton, of Ellijay; son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth Ellison and Virginia Logan, of Blue Ridge; grandchildren and spouses, Michael Douglas Johnson and Brittney Paige Cochran, Alisha and Gantt Rorebeck, Kenneth Franklin Eaton, Lee Mullholland and Chris Logan; great-grandson, Quinn Rorebeck; the Eichen’s family and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services were held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, from the Logan Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Pat Shelton, the Rev. Jackie Ellington and the Rev. Tommy Sanford officiating.  

Music was by Bron Nichols and the Rev. Pat Shelton. 

Inurnment followed in the Georgia National Cemetery Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017.

Memorial contributions can be made to Dianna Eaton, 301 Scott Hollow Road, Ellijay, GA 30540.  These funds will be used to acquire new equipment for the Gilmer Nursing Home.

Condolences can be made at

Logan Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006