Mrs. Cornelia Cole, 98, of Blountstown, FL, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Blountstown.
Cornelia was born on January 6, 1916, in Dixie, GA, and had lived in Blountstown since 1987, coming from Georgia. She worked on her farm and was a member of A New Christian Experience Macedonia Baptist Church in Blountstown.
Cornelia was preceded in death by her first husband, Gosiear Washington; and a daughter, Catherine Davis.
Survivors include a daughter, Mary Rowe, of Blountstown; a son, Walter D. Smith, of Jacksonville, FL; three sisters, Doll Baby Bell, Betty Jean Bell and Mildred Bell, all of Thomas County, GA; brother, Milton Bell of Thomas County, GA; and 10 grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 26, at 11:00 am (CDT) at A New Christian Experience Macedonia Baptist Church in Blountstown. Interment will follow in Magnolia Cemetery in Blountstown. The family will receive friends Saturday, April 26, from 10:00 am until service time at 11:00 am (CDT) at A New Christian Experience Macedonia Baptist Church.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).