Mary Jean Booth, 79, wife of 61 years to George R. Booth, died Sunday, October 4, 2020.

Born in Athens, she was the daughter of the late Robert H. Yarbrough and Hazel Richards Yarbrough, and mother to the late Brenda Annett Booth. She was a member of Vineyards Creek Baptist Church. Mrs. Booth retired from the State of Georgia Human Resources Department as a teacher.

Survivors in addition to her husband include her daughter and son in law, Sandra Booth (Stephen) Greeley, Maryland; brother, Bobby Yarbrough, Virginia; grandchildren, Joshua S. Greeley and Catherine A. Greeley; and one great- grandson, William Michael Greeley.

Graveside service: Thursday, October 8, 2020, at 10:30 a.m. for family and close friends at Union Baptist Church Cemetery, Danielsville.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Mental Retardation Association or the March of Dimes.

Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, Danielsville Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Published by MainStreet Newspapers, Inc.

Week of October 11-17

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