Mr. John Robert Sewell, age 58 of Martin, Ga. died Sunday , August 26, 2012 at Union General Hospital in Blairsville, Ga. Funeral Services will be held at 1 pm Saturday, September 8, 2012 at the Lavonia Chapel of Strickland Funeral Home. A private burial will follow in Bowers Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home prior to the service beginning at 11 am. The family requests in lieu of flowers that donations be made to assist with rehabilitation to Sherry Sewell, P.O. Box 144 Canon, Ga. 30520. Strickland Funeral Home Lavonia chapel is in chargeof the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.stricklandfh.com.