Obituaries

Elnora Garfield

01/08/1924 - 02/20/2018

Obituary for Elnora Garfield

Sewell Mortuary in Grantville respectfully announces the passing of Elnora Garfield on February 20th, 2018.

Funeral Service: 2/24/18 1 pm at Mt Sinai Baptist Church in Newnan

Visitation: 2/23/18 from 1-6 pm at Sewell Mortuary in Grantville.

INTERMENT:
Westview Cemetery
Boones Drive

A TIME TO BE BORN:

Born on January 8, 1924 in Newnan, Georgia to the late Albert and Bessie Kate Moss in Newnan, Georgia.

A TIME TO ACCEPT:

She confessed Christ at an early age and joined Mt. Sinai Baptist Church in Newnan, Georgia where she remained a member until her death.

A TIME TO LOVE:

Mrs. China was loved and loved all whom she came to know.

A TIME TO REMEMBER:

When we think of Ms. China, many fond memories come to mind. She was united in marriage to James Garfield and to this union one daughter was born. She was loving and deeply devoted to her family and church.

A TIME TO DIE:

God saw that Ms. China was growing tired and weary. On Tuesday night, God embraced Ms. China in His arms and enfolded her in His love. Ms. China left on her journey peacefully.

She leaves to cherish her memory her only daughter, Betty Ogletree; three grandchildren, China J. Moreland (James), Barry Ogletree, and Tracy Watson (Royce); a host of great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, family and friends.

Preceded her in death; her long-time friend Sidney Smith, eight sisters and brothers, and one grandson.

Services

23
Feb

Visitation

01:00 PM
Sewell Mortuary
220 Charlie Patterson Rd
Grantville, GA 30220
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24
Feb

Funeral Service

01:00 PM
Mt. Sinai Baptist church
6 Lovelace Street
Newnan, GA
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24
Feb

Interment

Westview Cemetery

Hogansville , GA
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Condolences

To lit Betty and family I always remember Mrs China I will miss her she always Tell me I AM KICKIN BUT NOT TO HIGH
- Sammy smith
To Betty and the family. Never will forget Mrs.China calling me " My pretty little Lorie even when I got to be an adult. Our prayers are with you and the family.God Bless, Marietta Newson, and Michael and Lorie Newson- Clowers.
- Lorie Clowers
To Betty and family, may God bless you in this difficult time. Your mother was always a blessing to be around. Singing in the choir with her for years; I loved her. Nancy Coleman and family.
- Nancy Coleman
May God bless you in your time of sorrow. You can draw close to him in prayer because he cares for you. (1 Pet. 5:7; James 4:8).
- c. collier
To the Family, I am sorry I can't be with you all at the funeral, cause I can't come this church anymore. I do love you all no matter what, and Let God be with you. She was the my President in the Club and she always encourage me to do what is right. I thank God for her and Uncle Henry Moss too. Sleep on and take you rest.
- Glenda Parks
To Betty and the family, my thoughts and prayers are with you. Rocket Hill and Newnan had loss a champion and a star supporter. I will always remember her as someone who could make me smile. May she rest in peace in the hands of God. And may God mercy and grace easy your pain.
- Robert Wood

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