MRS. DORIS ROBERTS HUFF, age 85 of Cornelia, passed away on Monday, August 19, 2013 at the Habersham Medical Center.
Born in Shelby, North Carolina on August 19, 1928, she was a daughter of the late Lloyd and Irene Palmer Roberts. Mrs. Huff was a seamstress for many years, having owned a fabric shop in Madison, Georgia. Upon retirement, Mrs. Huff worked for five years as a paraprofessional at Cornelia Elementary School. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Garey Huff; son-in-law, Andrew B. Campbell; sister, Dorothy Marie Hensley. Mrs. Huff was a member of the Cornelia United Methodist Church, the Wesley Bible Class, and enjoyed gardening and sewing.
Survivors include her daughter, Joi Campbell, Cornelia; sons and daughters-in-law, Garey H. “Butch” and Molly Huff, Winder; Michael and Donna Huff, Rutledge; Barry and Teresa Huff, Demorest; grandchildren, B. J. and Audrey Huff, Amy Huff, Catherine Huff, John and Lydia Huff, Jesse Huff, Andrew Huff, Sarah Huff, Ashlee Huff, Aaron Huff, Emilee and Kyle Waldon and Jaclynn Campbell; great grandchildren, Thomas Huff, Molly Huff, Owen Huff; brother and sister-in-law, James H. “Jimmy” and Nancy Roberts, High Point, NC; brother-in-law, Carroll Hensley, Shelby, NC; special friend and neighbor, Mary Funk.
Funeral services are 2 p.m. Saturday, August, 24, at Cornelia United Methodist Church with Rev. Wayne Smith and Dr. Jay Hughes officiating. Interment will follow in the V.F.W. Memorial Park Cemetery, Smith Loop Road, Demorest, GA 30535.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5-8 pm on Friday.
Flowers are accepted or donations may be made to the Cornelia United Methodist Church, Wesley Bible Class, 275 Wyly Street, Cornelia, GA 30531.
An online guest register is available and may be viewed at www.mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com
Mcgahee-Griffin and Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia, Georgia (706)-778-8668 is in charge of arrangements.