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Jessie Bell Woody

August 4, 1923 — September 22, 2021

Beloved mother, grandmother, and great-gran, Jessie Bell Davenport Woody, age 98 of Suches, GA passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, September 22, 2021. She was born August 4, 1923, in Union County, GA to the late Marion Columbus Davenport and the late Rebecca Odom Davenport. Jessie loved the Lord with all her heart and was a member of Sugar Hill Baptist Church. She loved listening to music, quilting, and spending time with family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Emerson Woody; son, CW Woody; daughter-in-law, Patricia Woody; sisters, Dovie Woody, Vestie Thomas, Verdie Rhodes, and Frankie Watkins; brothers, Ivan "Bee" Cobb and James Ulysses Davenport.

Jessie is survived by sons, Clyde (Jeannine) Woody, Randall Woody, Howard (Marie) Woody and daughter, Pauline (Solon) Pless; daughter-in-law, Linda Stowe Woody; grandchildren, Stacy Lewis, Kimberly Garrett, Amanda Murphy, Miranda Woody, Angie Booker, Robert Woody, and Regina Harper; great-grandchildren, Reece Lewis, Addison, Emerson, and Anna Kate Booker, Grayson, and Kayden Harper, Merritt and Vance Murphy.

Graveside services: Sunday, October 3, 2021 at 3:00 pm at the Salem # 1 "Sugarhill" Baptist Church with the Tim Garrett officiating. Pallbearers: Daneil Murphy, Michael Harper, Robert Woody, and Jason Booker.

Arrangements entrusted to the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home of Blue Ridge, GA. You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at
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Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Sunday, October 3, 2021

Starts at 3:00 pm

Salem # 1'Sugarhill' Baptist Church

23300 Morganton Highway, Suches, GA 30572

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