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Mary Ruth Duckett Welborn
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Graveside services for Mary Ruth Duckett Welborn, 96, of Cornelia, were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, in Baldwin City Cemetery, with Dr. Eric Spivey and the Rev. David Turner officiating.

Mrs. Welborn died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012.

Born May 27, 1916, in Habersham County, she was the daughter of the late Plumer C. and Cara Shore Duckett. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Pope Welborn.

Mrs. Welborn was a graduate of Cornelia High School and Piedmont College. She was a retired elementary school teacher with 28 years of service. Mrs. Welborn was a member of First Baptist Church of Cornelia.

She is survived by several cousins and a special friend, Charles Crowe of Mt. Airy.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Cornelia, P.O. Box 96, Cornelia, GA 30531.

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

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

The Northeast Georgian

October 26, 2012