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Bernice Miller Zoellner Chappell
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Bernice Miller Zoellner Chappell, 82, of Dillard, died Thursday night, Feb. 6, 2014, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

She was born in Scaly Mountain, N.C., to the late Montgomery and Ellen Rogers Miller. She was twice married, first to the late Charlie Zoellner and then to the late Brown Chappell. She was a retired homemaker and grocery store clerk and was a member of Head of Tennessee Baptist Church in Dillard.

She was preceded in death by: two brothers, Eldon Miller and Homer Miller; and a sister, Lucy Norton.

She is survived by: a son, David Zoellner (Lynnette) of Dillard; two brothers, Kenneth Miller of Seattle and Leon Miller of Augusta; two sisters, Frances Wilson (Dud) of Long Creek, S.C., and Joyce Lipovac (Frank) of Jefferson; four grandchildren, Michael Zoellner (Teresa), Tonya Stephens (Jason), Karl Zoellner (Cody) and Ruthie Zoellner; six great-grandchildren; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.

Funeral services were held Sunday at Head of Tennessee Baptist Church with the Rev. Sam Letson officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at