Obituary and funeral service: Sara Minnie Sue Shelburne, 92, of Monroe

Sara Minnie Sue Shelburne was born in Pennington Gap, Virginia on January 20, 1927, to Arizona Minnie-Sue and Marion D. Kelly. She was married to Bradley Cecil Shelburne on May 27, 1944, who preceded her in death in 1994. Susie or Gran Gran, as she was affectionately known, worked as a florist, a book-keeper and most recently as a receptionist for Dr. Adams in Monroe before his death. She was a member of Corinth Christian Church where she sang in the choir, worked in the kitchen, and was a member of the Golden Rule Sunday School class. Susie loved life, God and her family above all else. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter (Sonjia Rottier) and great-grandchild Aspen Raine Quinn. She is survived by two daughters, Cecilia Goforth (Phillip) and Melinda Quinn (Wayne), son-in-law James Rottier, 8 grandchildren, their spouses, 19 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Buddy Ministry at Corinth Christian Church 1685 Hwy. 81 Loganville, GA 30052 or Make a Wish Georgia. Visitation will be 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM on Saturday, January 4, 2020, at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 209 S. Hammond Drive, Monroe, GA 30655. A Funeral Service will be at 3:00 PM on Sunday, January 5, 2020, at Corinth Christian Church on Hwy 81 with burial to follow. Officiated by Minister Don Hardison. Arrangements by: Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Monroe, GA 770-267-2594. Please sign the online guest registry at

Reposted courtesy of Tim Stewart Funeral Home.

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