Rittenberry, Cozette Saralene Pollard (Summerville)

Friday, January 18, 2013

Cozette Saralene Pollard Rittenberry, 82, of Summerville, GA. passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at Alexian Village Health Carein Signal Mountain.

Shewas retired from Chattooga County School System and was a member of West Fifth Street Church Of Christ.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. Samuel Pollard and Mrs. Susie Ludy Pollard.

She is survived by her son, Gwynne (Barbara) Rittenberry of Chattanooga; two daughters, Gwendolyn (Edwin) Smith of Chattanooga and Beverly Rittenberry of Summerville; grandsons, Bradley Rittenberry of Cleveland, Jay (Shannii) Cunningham of Chattanooga, Sean (Lynn) Cunningham of Cartersville, and Nicolas(Rena) Cunningham of Chattanooga; twelve great-grandchildren; sisters, Ellen P. Nobel of Chicago, Charlotte P. (Amos) Perry of Summerville, Betty P. Benson of Chattanooga, Susan P. (Elliott) Wills of Chicago, and Veronica Pollard of Summerville; brother, Sterling F. Pollard of Kennesaw, GA; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Funeral Service will be Saturday, January 19, at noon at West Fifth Street Church of Christ with Bro. John Lewis and Bro. J. J. Bankston officiating. The family will receive friends  one hour before the service.  Interment will follow in Summerville Cemetery. 

Arrangements are by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton.


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