MITCHELL, Ga. - Mrs. Lila Cheely Hattaway, 87, of Cason Road, died Thursday, April 11, 2002, at Warrenton Health & Rehabilitation Center, Warrenton, Ga. The funeral will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Mount Nebo Primitive Baptist Church with the Elder Lee Price officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Mrs. Hattaway was a native of Hancock County, Ga. She was a homemaker and member of Mt. Nebo. She was also a member of the ladies circle at Mt. Nebo. Survivors are one son,Mr. George M. and Maurene Hattaway of Clearwater, S.C.; two daughters, Mrs. Kathleen "Kay" and Al Smith of Augusta, Ga. Mrs. Bernice H. and Brinson Marsh of Thomson, Ga.; 10 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren. Pallbearers are grandsons. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the Sheppard Funeral Home. Mrs. Hattaway will be taken to the church at 2:30 p.m. Sunday to be instate. Sheppard Funeral Home, Gibson, Ga. is in charge of arrrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle April 13, 2002