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Mrs. Bertie Ruth Monk Cleveland, age 93 of Carrollton, Georgia passed away Saturday, February 18, 2017.
Mrs. Cleveland was born in Moultrie, GA on April 3, 1923, the daughter of the late William Marvin Jones and Annie Elizabeth Evans Jones. She was a retired LPN from DeKalb Medical Center and also worked at St. Joseph's Hospital in Tampa, FL. Mrs. Cleveland was a member of the First Baptist Church of Villa Rica and enjoyed playing bridge, golf, ballroom dancing, gardening and traveling.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth Steven Monk (Janet) of Tate, GA; daughter and son-in-law, Deborah Ann Monk Wilson (Hal) of Villa Rica, GA; step-son and daughter-in-law Kim Cleveland (Andrea) of Henry County, GA; step-daughter and son-in-law,
Vickie Waddell (Hal) of Woodstock, GA; grandchildren, Kevin (Kayla) Monk, Jenny Monk, Jeffery Monk, Ryan Wilson and Paul Wilson; great grandchildren, Kara, Alex, Sean and Annabelle; brother and sister-in-law, Charles R. Jones (Irene) of Ocala, FL, sister, Lavada Harris of Peachtree City, GA and several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by first husband, Kenneth M. Monk; second husband, Thomas Cleveland, 1 sister and 3 brothers.
The family will receive friends at First Baptist Church of Villa Rica on February 23, 2017 from 12 noon until service time.
Funeral service will be Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 1 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Villa Rica with Dr. Kevin Williams and Rev. Jeff Powell officiating.
Pallbearers will be Kevin Monk, Jeffery Monk, Ryan Wilson, Paul Wilson, Larry Crumley and Benjamin Crumley.
Interment will be in Eternal Hills Memory Gardens, 3700 Stone Mountain Hwy., Snellville, GA 30039 on Thursday at 3:30 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church of Villa Rica, Mission & Outreach, 1483 US-78, Villa Rica, GA 30180.
Messages of condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.almonfuneralhome.com.
Almon Funeral Home of Carrollton in charge of arrangements.
Villa Rica, GA 30180
Villa Rica, GA 30180
3700 Stone Mountain Hwy.
Snellville, GA 30039