Mr. John Brandon Eller: Obituary


Mr. John Brandon Eller age 22 of Hayesville passed away suddenly on Wednesday August 16, 2017 in Towns County. John was born on Sept. 16, 1994 in Murphy, NC., the son on Johnny Kevin Eller and Judy Ann Ledford. He was a lifelong resident of Clay County, NC. At the time of his death he was employed with Hog Wild Barbecue. John loved spreading God’s word, read and studied his Bible daily. He was a devout Christian who loved his Lord and Savior. He enjoyed playing the guitar, hiking and being outdoors. He was a loving and caring son, brother and grandson.  John was of the Seventh Day Adventist faith.

Surviving John are his mother and step father, Judy and Ron Ledford of Hayesville, his father, Johnny Eller of Murphy, brothers and sisters, Jessica Dills of Hiawassee, Elizabeth Dills of Hayesville, Michael and Casey Dills of Hayesville, Daniel (Tiffany) Eller and Christina Ledford all of Hayesville, step brothers, Ronald Ledford of Blue Ridge, Cody Abercrombie of Blairsville, step sister, Alexis Thornley of NY., grandparents, Pansy Ledford and Becky Lockaby both of Hayesville, many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, many other relatives and friends also survive.

A graveside service will be held on Sunday August 20, 2017 at 1:00 pm from the Union Hill Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Clark Moss officiating. A memorial service will follow on Sunday at 6:00 pm from the Shiloh Baptist Church. The following gentleman will serve as pallbearers, Michael Dills, Chad Hunt, Michael Wooten, David Anderson, Michael Howe, Mark Mulkey, Brenton Magers, Johnny Eller, Ron Ledford and Daniel Eller. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Justin and Norman Phillips, Eddie Lockaby and Harold Thrasher. The family will meet with friends on Sunday evening at the Shiloh Baptist Church from 5-6:00 pm. Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville is in charge of the arrangements. You may sign the family guest book and send condolences on line at

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