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Gertrude Worley Kinney
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Graveside services for Gertrude Worley Kinney, 79, of Clarkesville were held at noon Thursday, June 14, at Hills Crossing Baptist Church Cemetery, with Carl Ivester and Preacher Paul Wright officiating.

Mrs. Kinney died June 12, 2012, at her residence following an extended illness.

Born May 16, 1933, in Clarkesville, she was the daughter of the late William Jock and Lois Welborn Worley. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Garrison Worley and Arthur Worley; and sisters, Elizabeth Whitworth and Doris Gragg.

Mrs. Kinney was employed at several restaurants and sewing plants. She was also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary and enjoyed reading. Mrs. Kinney was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband, Harvey Kinney, she is survived by her daughters, Gail Brooks Ivester Willis Dean of Clarkesville, and Lona Brooks Ridley of Toccoa; sisters, Elmina Gosnell and Maxine Nicholson, both of Clarkesville; brothers, C.T. Worley of Indiana, Morris Worley and Swain Worley, both of Clarkesville; two grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

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Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.

The Northeast Georgian

June 15, 2012