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Willie Avis Whitton

October 10, 1932 February 27, 2019
Willie Avis Whitton
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Willie Avis Whitton of Bremen passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at her residence. She was born October 10, 1932, daughter of the late John Leatherwood and Gladys Pettit Leatherwood. She was a member of the Eastern Star and she was a Christian. Willie was a seamstress for Arrow Company and later she worked as a solderer at Lockheed.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded by a grandson, Daniel Shepard; two sisters, JoAnna Houston and Rosie Lee Shaw and a brother, Rayford Leatherwood.

Survivors include her children, Shryl Hardin of Buchanan, Yevonne and Johnny Duncan of Bakersville, NC, Dewanda and Jim Stephens of Douglasville, Andrea Bell of Bremen and Tommy and Cassie Whitton of Bremen: eleven grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren and a sister, Evelyn Golden of Buchanan and a number of nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M.

Services will be Friday, March 1 at 11:00 AM from the chapel of Hightower Funeral Home with Reverend Nathan Silver and Reverend Danny Mason officiating. Tommy Whitton, T. J. Whitton, Elisha Whitton, Chris Hardin, Wayne Whitton and Quintin Entrekin will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be David Whitton and Michael Whitton. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
Share your thoughts and memories in the guest book at www.hightowerfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Kindred Hospice, 6458 Spring Street,Douglasville, GA 30134.


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Visitation

Thursday

28

Feb

5:00 PM 2/28/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 2/28/2019 7:00:00 PM
Hightower Funeral Home

318 Gordon Street
Bremen, GA 30110

Hightower Funeral Home
318 Gordon Street Bremen 30110 GA
United States

Service

Friday

1

Mar

11:00 AM 3/1/2019 11:00:00 AM
Chapel Hightower Funeral Home

318 Gordon Street
Bremen, GA 30110

Chapel Hightower Funeral Home
318 Gordon Street Bremen 30110 GA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Forest Lawn Memorial Park Final Resting Place

946 Waddell Street
Bremen, GA 30110

946 Waddell Street Bremen 30110 GA
United States
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