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Mary Colwell

June 7, 1933 — March 25, 2021

Cochran Funeral Home & Crematory of Blairsville announces the death of Ms. Mary Colwell, age 87 of Blairsville who passed away on Thursday March 25th, 2021 at her residence.

Mrs. Colwell was born on June 7th, 1933 in Union County, a daughter to the late Irenus and Martha (Burns) Colwell. Mary was a lifelong resident of Blairsville and a faithful member of the Faith Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her sister, Ruth Colwell.

Survivors include her Nieces, Sharon Lee Colwell, Linda & Dennis Deck, Marsha & Robert McLaughlin, Mary & Michael Garis, and JoAnn & Ron McFry all of Michigan; Cousins, Doris & Roy Hefner of Blairsville, Shirley & Wayne Aldridge; wonderful caretakers, Megan Colwell, Anna Kight, and Debbie Knight.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00pm on Sunday March 28th, 2021 at the Faith Baptist Church of Blairsville with Pastor Emory Alexander and Assistant Pastor Timothy Weve officiating. Interment will follow in the Ivy Log Cemetery with Sammy Nichols, Wayne Howard, David Hobby, Keith Norton, Gary Canup and Bill Anderson all serving as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends on Saturday evening from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at the Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville.

In Lieu of Flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Ivy Log Cemetery Fund, 36 Jamie Gray Lane, Blairsville, GA 30512, in memory of Ms. Colwell.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Cochran Funeral Home & Crematory of Blairsville.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Mary Colwell, please visit our flower store.

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Saturday, March 27, 2021

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41Hunt-Martin Street, Blairsville, GA 30512

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