Obituaries

Joeann Alford

July 11,1949 - November 06,2019

Obituary for Joeann Alford

Sewell Mortuary in Grantville respectfully announces the passing of Joeann Alford on November 6th, 2019.

Funeral service for Joeann Alford will be held November 16th, 2019,
1:00 pm at Sunny Side Baptist Church 6545 Calloway Rd Greenville GA.

Visitation is Friday the 15th from 2 to 6 pm at Sewell Mortuary.

On This 16th day of November 2019 We are here to celebrate the
life of Mrs. JoeAnn Middlebrooks Alford who was called home to
Glory on the 6th, day of November 2019.

Born to the late Mr. Joseph and Mrs. Annie (Woodard)
Middlebrooks on the 11th day of July. 1949. JoeAnn (Granny)
attended school in the Meriwether County School System. Granny
joined the Sunnyside Baptist Church at a very young age where she
served faithfully until her health began to decline.
Granny was married to Mr. Marvin Alford for 18 years unto which
five kids were born with one preceding her in death, Mr. Lester
“Bear” Alford. She leaves to cherish her memories Ms. Belinda Fay
Alford, Ms. Evelyn Delaine Alford, Mr. and Mrs. William Jones
(Zandra) and Mrs. Valerie Annette Alford-Roberts all of Newnan,
GA.

Granny leaves behind 10 brothers and sisters with 3 to
precede her in death, John Arthur Middlebrooks, Robert Lee
Middlebrooks, Mr. and Mrs. Harvey McGruder (Carrie/Susie),
Charlie Henry Middlebrooks, Mr. and Mrs. Michael Clayton (Annie),
Kathy Hunter, Rebecca Darden, Mr. and Mrs. Ashley Steward (Rosa),
Pastor Tommy Middlebrooks (Audrey), and Mr. and Mrs. Paul Victor
Middlebrooks (Brenda). She leaves behind 2 uncles, Mr. and Mrs.
Frank Middlebrooks (Irene) of Homestead, FL, Tommy
Middlebrooks of Atlanta, GA and 1 Aunt Mrs. Lucille Simpson of
Detroit, MI.
Granny sweet Granny was blessed with 12 grandkids, 14 great
grandkids and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and every
kid in her neighborhood who crossed over her threshold that
lovingly called her Granny. To all her co-workers she worked beside
but then there was Ms. Ela Mae Jackson, Ms. Lola Hayes, Mrs.
Melissa Williams, Ms. Sallie Colton and the dedicated and true. But
to all she appreciated you through and through.

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Services

15
Nov

Visitation

02:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Sewell Mortuary
220 Charlie Patterson Rd
Grantville, GA 30220
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16
Nov

Funeral Service

01:00 PM
Sunnyside Baptist Church
6549, Callaway Rd
Greenville, GA 30222
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Condolences

Praying for comfort and healing with my Deepest Sympathy,May she R.I.H.
- Carolyn Watson
Worked with Mrs. Joeann a long time, really really sweet person and she will be missed. Just want to send prayers out to the family from my family, God bless!
- Bob Geter
I’m going to miss you so much granny! Sleep peacefully our angel!
- Tameisha Leslie
Sending my prayers to The Family
- Anglet gray

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