Edith Elizabeth Cornell, 70, of Enterprise, formerly of Columbus, Ga., passed away, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019.
Edith was born to parents, Eugene and Henrietta Cornell on Jan. 15, 1949 in Waycross, Ga.
A service is being held in her loving memory at North Highland Church in Columbus, Ga., Thursday, March 7 at noon. She will then be laid to rest with her parents in her hometown of Jacksonville, Fla. at Edgewood Cemetery on Saturday, March 9 at 2 p.m.
Edith graduated from Paxon High School in 1967. She worked as an executive assistant for 30 plus years retiring from Georgia Power.
Edith enjoyed the title of “Devoted” mother, GMA (grandmother) and great-grandmother.
Survivors include a daughter, Brooke Elizabeth Morgan (Shane) of Ellerslie, Ga.; sons, David Michael Owens (Kelli) of Enterprise, Russell Kent Owens (Christi) of Columbus and Brandon Keith Owens of Ellerslie; 11 grandchildren, Frankie, Christopher, Mikey, Ashlee, Brycen, Amelia, Amy, Bladen, Insley, Kayla and Krista; two great-grandchildren, Addison Mae and Kash.
Romans 8:38-39 King James Version (KJV): 38 For I am persuaded, that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present, nor things to come,
39 Nor height, nor depth, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
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