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Hazel Wood Hooper
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Funeral services for Hazel Wood Hooper, 93, of the Batesville Community, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Nov. 4, at Providence Baptist Church with the Rev. Kenneth McEntire and Dr. Don Drawdy officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Hooper died Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011, at her residence following a brief illness.

Born Sept. 3, 1918, she was a daughter of the late Oliver and Ella Smith Wood. She was a lifelong resident of Habersham County. In addition to her parents, she also was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel Hooper; sons, Lamar Hooper and Don Odell Hooper; sister, Gertrude Smith; granddaughter, Johnita Lynn Robinson; and great-grandson, Jason Mote.

Mrs. Hooper was retired from Outerwear Manufacturing and also served as a cook at LaPrade’s. She enjoyed traveling, gardening, canning, yard work and talking on the phone.

Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Gertrude and Jerry Carroll of the Batesville Community and Iva Lea and S.C. Robinson of Cornelia; sons and daughters-in-law, J.D. and Rutheleen Hooper of Demorest and Gerald and Ruth Hooper of Cleveland; sisters, Pauline Morrison, Eunice Allen and Lougene Wall, all of the Batesville Community, Katrina Robertson of Cornelia and Estelle Adams of Clarkesville; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Flowers are accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

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

The Northeast Georgian

November 4, 2011