Elizabeth Armour Wade Couch

Funeral services for Elizabeth Armour Wade Couch, 90, of Alto, were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, in the Chapel of McGahee-Griffin and Stewart with the Rev. Donnie Wilkes officiating. Burial followed in Yonah Congregational Holiness Church Cemetery with the Rev. Michael Wilkes officiating.

Mrs. Couch passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019.

Born Oct. 17, 1928, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Jack and Pauline Pittman Armour.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Otha Wade; son, Harold L. Wade; daughter, Linda Warwick; son-in-law, Mark Grier; sisters, Louise Oliver and Susie Stancil.

Mrs. Couch retired from Carwood Manufacturing with 30 years of service. She enjoyed gardening, sewing and spending time with her family. Mrs. Couch attended Glory Bound Baptist Church and was the best biscuit maker in Habersham County. She will be deeply missed by everyone.

Surviving are her husband of 30 years, Fred P. Couch of Alto; daughter and son-in-law, Christine Grier Wilkes and the Rev. Donnie Wilkes of Clermont; son-in-law, Randy Warwick of Demorest; daughter-in-law, Trudy Wade of Alto; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; brothers, J.B. Armour, James Armour and L.D. Armour all of Alto; twin sisters, Alma Wiley of Lula and Thelma Brock of Alto; special sister from another mother, Gertrude Grier of Lula; several nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com.

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia is in charge of arrangements.

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