Mellanese Wilson “Niecy” Correll, age 89, of Resaca, passed away Sunday afternoon January 31st at the home of her daughter.
Niecy was born October 26, 1931 in Gordon County, daughter of the late Andrew Jackson Wilson and Pearl Hensley Wilson. She was a homemaker and member of the White Graves Baptist Church. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Lester Correll; two brothers, Buford “Burl” Wilson and Jerry Wilson.
She is survived by her son, David Correll and his wife Perri of Dalton; daughter, Brenda Jenkins and her husband Rev. Danny Jenkins of Chatsworth; three sisters, Betty Walraven and Billie Walraven of the Fidel Community and Polly Scott and her husband Bradley of Ranger. Three grandchildren, Dana Jenkins of Chattanooga, Grant Jenkins and his wife Misti of Rocky Face and Dr. Bailey Correll Goodman and her husband Jeremy of Warner Robbins, four great-grandchildren, Ella, Jack and Krew Jenkins and Elizabeth Knottnerus also survives.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday February 5th at 2pm from the chapel of Thomas Funeral Home with Rev. Isaac Johns officiating. Burial will follow in the White Graves Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Friday from 12 noon until 2pm at the funeral home.
You may send condolences to the family at www.thomasfuneralhomecalhoun.com
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