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Catherine Norris Queen
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Funeral services for Catherine Norris Queen, 89, of Cornelia, were held at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 19, at Mountain View Baptist Church with the Rev. James Harvey and the Rev. Scott Slaton officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Queen died Tuesday, July 17, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

Born Oct. 28, 1922, in Watkinsville, she was the daughter of the late Olan Daniel “Sam” and Leona Belle Cobb Norris. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Olan Albert Queen; sons, James Gunter and Jerald Gunter; son and daughter-in-law, Jimmy Gunter and Judy Gunter; and daughter, Marie Shell.

Mrs. Queen was a homemaker and a member of Mountain View Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Peggy and Gene Pruitt of Cornelia; 14 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Those wishing to express online condolences to the Queen family may do so by visiting

Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.

The Northeast Georgian

July 20, 2012