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Ethel P. Free Luthi
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Funeral services for Ethel P. Free Luthi, 93, of Cornelia, are scheduled for 2 p.m. today, Jan. 18, at Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin, with the Rev. Sanford Kimbrell and the Rev. Matthew Mote officiating and a special prayer given by grandson, Heath Free. Burial will follow in Yonah Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Luthi died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at a private care facility.

Born Dec. 3, 1919, in Habersham County, she was the daughter of the late Poke Osborn and Molly York Pruitt. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Henry Clyde Free, and the widow of her second husband, Byron Luthi; sons, Eddie and Crawford Free; brothers, Alvin and Hilliard Pruitt, sisters, Jessie Aderholdt, Bessie Trotter, Bernice Watts, and Phillip Moore; and a grandson, Shannon Free.

Mrs. Luthi was a homemaker.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Tommy and Annette Free of Alto; sisters-in-law, Lillian Pruitt of Mt. Airy, and Mary Pruitt of Dalton; special first cousin, Betty Gray of Cornelia; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. She was the last of her immediate family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the: Ethel Luthi Memorial Fund c/o Whitfield Funeral Home, P.O. Box 866, Baldwin, GA 30511.

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

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

The Northeast Georgian

January 18, 2013