TALMO - Jennie Lou Pethel Underwood, 71, went on to be with the Lord Sunday morning, April 28, 2013, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.
She was born in Talmo and lived there all of her life. She was the daughter of the late E.J. and Winnie Pethel. She was a member of Talmo Baptist Church, a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend who made all our lives richer by the blessing of her life, loved ones stated. She will be missed greatly.
Survivors include her husband of 49 years, James H. (Harold) Underwood; daughter and son-in-law, Donna Underwood Spivey and Frankie; grandsons and wives, Jamie and Ann Spivey and Eddie and Kim Spivey; great-granddaughter, Ela Spivey; sister and brother-in-law, Shirley and Bobby Watkins; brother and sister-in-law, Paul and Linda Pethel; sister, Margaret Beauford; brother and sister-in-law, Johnny and Beverly Pethel; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday April 30, at the Talmo Baptist Church with the Revs. Frankie Spivey and Mark Spence officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday, April 29, at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.
Those wishing to make online condolences can do so at littledavenport.com
Little-Davenport Funeral Home, Gainesville, is in charge of arrangements.