Painter, Polly Ree Hilley (Dalton)

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Polly Ree Hilley Painter, 81, of Dalton, Georiga, passed away Tuesday, October 3, 2017. 

She was the daughter of the late Loice Hilley and Bonnie Jo Hilley. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Ed Painter and her brother, Roger Hilley. 

Polly is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Cindy and Kim Headrick of Ellijay and Jamie and Mitch Morrison of Dalton; brother and sister-in-law, David and Marty Hilley of Kingman, Ks.; and nieces and nephews. 

The family would like to say a special thank you to the memory care staff at Dalton Place and to Caris Hospice Care for their love and compassion. 

A private memorial service will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. 

The family will receive friends on Thursday from 12-2 p.m. at Love Funeral Home. 

The family asks that flowers be omitted and memorials made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 922 E. Morris St. Dalton, Ga. 30721. 

Words of comfort may be sent to the family at www.lovefuneralhomega.com.



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