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Brenda Willette McClellon
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Funeral services for Brenda Willette McClellon, 68, of Cornelia, are scheduled for 11 a.m. today, Dec. 4, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Clarence J. Reynolds and the Rev. Julia Rautenberg officiating. Burial will follow in New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. McClellon died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at her residence.

Born Sept. 14, 1945, in Cleveland, she was the daughter of Thelma Tomlin Helton of Cleveland and the late Roy Helton. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Kenneth Helton.

Mrs. McClellon was of the Pentecostal faith. She was a loving and dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and homemaker.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Lee McClellon of Cornelia; daughters and sons-in-law, Teresa and Ray Strickland of Cornelia, Susan and Bruce Benson of Cornelia, Sarina and Barry Collins of Cornelia; son, LeRoy McClellon of Demorest; sisters, Linda McKay of Rabun County, Deborah Worley of Cleveland; brothers, Phillip Helton, Junior Helton, Jerry Helton, Jimmy Helton, Danny Helton, all of Cleveland, Melvin Helton of Clermont; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

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

The Northeast Georgian

Wednesday, December 4, 2013