Mrs. Defra J. Black

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Mrs. Defra J. Black, 77, of Ellijay, died Friday, May 17, 2019.

She was born, June 12, 1941, in Alabama. She was a homemaker.

She is preceded in death by parents; husband, Clifford Black; and children, Norman Black, Alvin Black and Jean Sigers.

She is survived by sons, John Black, of Canton, James Black, Wally Black and Larry Black, all of Ellijay; sister, Linda Frazer; 16 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 19, 2019, from the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with the Rev. Kenny Martin officiating. 

Pallbearers were Kyle Black, Clifford Black, Shawn Black, Tanya Black, Wally Black, Jeremy Black, Cody Black and Jason Black. 

Interment was in the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church Cemetery.

Condolences can be made at

Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

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

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