Belle Satterfield

Mrs. Belle (Gilstrap) Satterfield, age 90, of Gainesville, Ga., passed away Sunday, March 16, 2014, at her residence.

Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Dewberry Baptist Church No. 2, with interment to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Darin Cain and the Rev. Robert Nix will officiate. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at the funeral home.

Mrs. Satterfield, a native to Hall County, was born on Sept. 13, 1923, the daughter of the late Oscar Gilstrap and Belle (Lathem) Gilstrap. She graduated from Clermont High School and retired from New Holland Mill. Mrs. Satterfield was preceded in death by her husband, James Satterfield; brothers, Pat, Ed, Lee and John A. Gilstrap; sisters, Louise Allen and Mary Martin; and a grandson, Kevin Saye.

She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Charlotte and Freddie Saye of Stockbridge; Marie Smith and Noel Lee of Dahlonega, Shirley and Al Work of Suwanee, Joyce and Roger Parrish of Lawrenceville; son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Fay Satterfield of Social Circle; and son, Don Satterfield of Gainesville; 14 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Kay Hulsey; and brother-in-law, Ralph Satterfield; and a number of nieces; nephews; and other family and friends also survive.

The family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. Shane Bussler and his staff for many years of kind and compassionate care given to our dear mother.

Flowers are welcome or for those who desire, donations may be made to Dewberry Baptist Church No. 2 c/o Larry Savage, 4500 Cleveland Highway, Gainesville, GA 30506.

Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel, 989 Riverside Drive, Gainesville, Ga., 770-297-6200. Online condolences may be expressed at

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Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel
989 Riverside Drive Gainesville, GA 30501

Published in on Mar. 18, 2014