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Miss Mattie Ruth Kittle

April 12, 1940 ~ April 3, 2022 (age 81)

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Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Miss Mattie Ruth Kittle, age 81 of Athens, Georgia (South Jackson Community) who entered rest Sunday, April 3, 2022.  Miss Kittle was born in Athens, Georgia the daughter of the late Frank C. and Mary Amanda Stringer Kittle.  Miss Kittle was a homemaker and a member of Crooked Creek Baptist Church. She is preceded by her brother, John F. “Buster” Kittle.

Survivors include her sister, Martha Frances Kittle Puckett of Athens, GA. Sister-in-law, Ora Bell Kittle of Madison, GA. Several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Friday, April 8, 2022, from Crooked Creek Baptist Church with Reverend Brenson Jennings and Reverend Tom Miles officiating. Miss Kittle will lie-in-state at the church from 1:00 P.M. until time of service. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Honored as pallbearers will be Dean Stringer, Roy Stringer, Charlie Pittman, Ricky Kittle, Michael Stephens, Alan Stringer, and Steven Landress. 

The family will receive friends Thursday, April 7, 2022, from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at Evans Funeral Home.

Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia.  706-367-5467.

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April 7, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Highway
Jefferson, GA 30549

Funeral Service
April 8, 2022

2:00 PM
Crooked Creek Baptist Church
6202 Jefferson River Road
Athens, GA 30606

April 8, 2022

3:00 PM
Crooked Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Crooked Creek Road
Athens, GA 30601

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