Alta Catherine Bagwell (1924 - 2017)

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Alta Catherine Bagwell, age 92, of Cumming passed away Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. Mrs. Bagwell was born on Nov. 1, 1924, to the late D.N. and Cecil Holbrook. Catherine was a member of Brookwood Baptist Church in Cumming. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, who enjoyed writing inspirational poems.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband, Rev. Haldene Bagwell; brothers, Cleveland and Jere Holbrook; and sister, Mildred Barron.
She is survived by her children, Lanier (Diane) Bagwell of Cumming, Diane (Ed) Batchelor of Macon, and Pam (Wade) Tallant of Cumming; grandchildren, Ben (Noy) Bagwell, Brian (Charo) Bagwell, Ellen (Keith) Vinson, Jason Batchelor, April (Harouna) Koudougou, Eric Batchelor, and Meredith (Ricky) Bryan; great-grandchildren, Andrew, and Mathis Bagwell, Brendan, and Robert Bagwell, Kaley, Hagan, and Pressley Vinson, Sabane Koudougou, Landon and Avy Batchelor, Leah and Claire Bryan.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, Jan. 15, at 2 p.m. in the Brookwood Baptist Church with the Revs. Danny Bennett, Doug Carnes and Donnie Nix officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday, Jan. 14, from 4-9 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 15, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Ingram Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in Forsyth County News from Jan. 14 to Jan. 16, 2017