Highfield, Emily Jane (Wildwood)

Saturday, October 20, 2018
Emily Jane Highfield, 68, a resident of Wildwood, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at her home. 

She was born on June 4, 1950, in Chattanooga, to George and Bessie Highfield. 

In addition to her parents, Emily was preceded in death by her siblings, Bill Highfield, Tommy Highfield, Joe Highfield, and Louise Alexandera.

Survivors include her children, Angela Burks (Glenn), Sissy Drew (Scotty), April Lopez (Marvin), Crystal Borralles-Lopez; siblings, Annie Ruth Highfield, Sambo Highfield, Doris Ann Conway; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Farmer, Annie "Ann" Bell (LaFayette)

Moorehead, Jerrry E. (Dalton)

Stepp, Arvel Lee (Dalton)


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Moorehead, Jerrry E. (Dalton)

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Stepp, Arvel Lee (Dalton)

Arvel Lee Stepp, age 97, of Dalton, Georgia, departed this life Friday, November 16, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born Dec. 19, 1920 in Centre, Al., a son of the late Vester and Ottie Carter Stepp. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Ruby Mae Sneed Stepp; stepdaughter, Elnora Brown; and brothers, James Stepp, Tommy Stepp. He proudly served ... (click for more)

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James M. Rogers, Jr.

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Howard Lewis

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