Lillie Bell Avery Rutledge



Lillie Bell Avery Rutledge, 61. Sunrise October 14, 1951 in Molena, GA and Sunset December 12, 2012 at Southern Regional Medical Center in Riverdale, GA. Lillie was preceded in death by her grandson Martez Avery. Left to cherish her memory, husband John G. Rutledge, Jr., parents Bertha M. and Rev. Jacob Holloway, Sr., son Clark L. Avery, Jr., daughters Carmela L. Avery, Carmelita L. (Robin) McCoy and Carmen L. Avery, brothers Jacob (Edith) Holloway, II, Clarence Gene (Barbara) Holloway, and Ernest Holloway, sisters Linda M. (Larry) Floyd, Donette Groves, and Renee (Douglas) Freeman, 14 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.

Condolence Messages

  1. May God bless and comfort Lillie's family during the holidays, and for years to come. Keep her memories close to your heart.

  2. To the family of the late Min. Rutledge,

    May you find comfort in the Ps. 23 knowing that he is your shepherd and he will guide you through this difficult time. Min. Rutledge will be great miss by so many especially her church family New Birth Fellowship of Praise in Griffin GA she was such an exceptional person and we loved her so dearly.

  3. Don (the dealer) Burton

    To family, friends, and associates, I cannot express in these few words my heartfelt symphaty of your loss. A true warrior has been called home. I pray during your time of grief that you try to concentrate on the great times we "es;all"es; engaged in and realize that God has made room for another of his angels. (I know it won't be easy!) Remember, with God all things are possible! Thanks for the memories.

    Sincerely yours
    Don Burton

  4. Our hearts are heavy however, my children and I are most thankful to God for the time he allowed Min. Rutledge to impact our lives. We find peace in knowing that she is at rest and in the arms of Jesus now and our prayers and condolences go out to her husband and family. May God's continued strength and peace overtake you at this time.
    From those who love her at New Birth Fellowship of Praise in Griffin, Ga.

  5. Minister Gwen Teagle Hose

    To the Rutledge Family, Minister Rutledge will be missed at New Birth Fellowship of Praise Church.

  6. Eld. LaShaye M. Floyd

    To the Avery, Rutledge, and Holloway Family:
    My prayers and thoughts are with you all as you go through this difficult time. May God strengthen you and give you peace.

  7. Pastor-Elect Rachel Ransom

    May the precious memories of your Daugher, Mother, Sister, Aunt and beloved friend forever be in your hearts.."es;Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints"es; Psalms 116:15
    Your Pulpit-Partner and dear friend..

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