Pauline Wood Morrison

June 3, 1920 ~ September 30, 2019 (age 99)


Pauline Wood Morrison, age 99 of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Monday, September 30, 2019.

Born in the Batesville Community, Clarkesville, Georgia on June 03, 1920, she was a daughter of the late Oliver John & Nancy Ella Smith Wood. Affectionately known as Nana to her family, Pauline was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening, making flower arrangements, crafting, and caring for others. She was also well known for her home cooking and biscuit making. Pauline was a member of Oakey Mountain Baptist Church and attended Providence Baptist Church for the last 8 years.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Wooldridge L. Morrison; son, Benny Morrison; son-in-law, Albert Shook; sisters, Hazel Hooper, Eunice Allen, Gertrude Smith, Katrina Robertson & Estelle Adams.

Survivors include her daughter, Nell Morrison Shook & daughter-in-law, Shelia Morrison, both of Clarkesville, GA; grandchildren, Mitchell & Susan Shook of Vidalia, GA; Jessica & Jon Davidson of Cumming, GA; Isaac Morrison & fiancé, Cara Christopherson, both of Clarkesville, GA; great-granddaughter, Kinley Shook of Clarkesville, GA; sister, Lougene Wall of Clarkesville, GA; many nieces, nephews, other relatives, & a host of friends.

Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 03, 2019 at Providence Baptist Church with Rev. Scott Doster officiating. Interment will follow in the Oakey Mountain Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday.

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Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville, Georgia (706) 754-6256

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October 2, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville
5495 Highway 197 South
Clarkesville, GA 30523

Funeral Service
October 3, 2019

11:00 AM
Providence Baptist Church
12080 Highway 197 North
Clarkesville, GA 30523

Interment following service
October 3, 2019

Oakey Mountain Baptist Church Cemetery

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