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Obituaries

Ola Marilyn Stiglets Wofford


  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Sep. 26, 2018 - 12:39 PM

Ms. Ola Marilyn Stiglets Wofford of Sharpsburg passed away on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Eternal Hope Hospice in Griffin, Ga.

She was born in Gulfport, Mississippi on September 21, 1933 to the late Alma and Jeff Stiglets. In addition to her parents, Ms. Wofford is preceded in death by her sister Mrs. Avon Resch.

She was a graduate of Tulane University and became an RN in 1951. Ms. Wofford was a nurse during the Korean War but ultimately finished her career in Atlanta, Ga. at Grady Memorial Hospital and at the Atlanta Metropolitan College teaching others until 1999.

Ms. Wofford loved the Lord, her family, and had a heart of pure gold.

Ms. Ola Marilyn Stiglets Wofford is survived by her daughter, Susan Renee Wofford; her
grandchildren, Leah Allen (Kevin Allen), Tara Wright (Kevin Wright), Jena Stephens (Jeremy Stephens), and Matthew Luke; and one great-grandchild, Ray Allen.

The funeral service will be held at Hope Memorial Baptist Church on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 4 p.m.