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Dortha ‘Lanell’ Watkins Woodall
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Funeral services for Dortha “Lanell” Watkins Woodall, 75, of Demorest, are scheduled for 1 p.m. today, Nov. 28, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Verner London and Pastor Jeff Looney officiating. Burial will follow in VFW Memorial Cemetery.

Mrs. Woodall died Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at her residence.

Born Nov. 27, 1936, in White County, she was the daughter of the late Barney and Willie Pearl Freeman Watkins.

Mrs. Woodall was a member of New Bridge Baptist Church and was retired from Ethicon with many years of service. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was also a wonderful sister, sweet aunt and true friend to many, who will be missed by all.

Survivors include her husband, Scott Woodall of Demorest; daughter, Christy Woodall Vice of Demorest; daughter and son-in-law, Cherral Melody and Mike Butler of Clarkesville; brother and sister-in-law, Wayne and Elora Watkins of Cornelia; sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty and Telford Dalton of Demorest and Elaine and Charlie Rumpel of Florida; sister, Janice Lovell of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville; grandchildren, Taylor Vice of Demorest, Melodee Butler of Clarkesville and Chelsea Blackburn of Clarkesville; and great-grandchild, Aaron Blackburn of Clarkesville.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.

The Northeast Georgian

November 28, 2012