Edna Ruth Parrott Talton, age 94, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at New Horizons Limestone Nursing Home following an extended illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, March 30, 2014, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home with interment to follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. The Rev. Dave Channel will officiate. The family will receive friends on Saturday, March 29, 2014, from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Ms. Talton was born July 2, 1919, in Oglethorpe County, Ga., to the late William Joshua Parrott and Mamie Estelle Benton. She was retired from Woolworth Store with 40 years of service and was a member of Liberty United Methodist Church in Greensboro, Ga.
Ms. Talton is survived by her daughter, Barbara Talton of Gainesville; daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Ralph Crisler of Gainesville; son and daughter-in-law, Billy and Rhonda Talton of Gainesville; son, Bennie H. Talton Jr. of Anniston, Ala.; grandchildren, Michelle and Broderick Crawford, Michael Talton, Derrick Talton, Scott Irvin, Stacie and Brandon Pierce and Chris and Shelly Talton; two great-grandchildren; and one niece.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Samaritan's Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504, is in charge of arrangements.
Send online condolences to www.memorialparkfuneralhomes.com.