Georgia Lee Dula, age 94, passed away on Saturday, February 5, 2022, in Iredell County.
Georgia was born on Sunday, September 18, 1927, in Alexander County, to the late John Carl Newland and Maude Julia Lackey Newland.
Georgia was a member of Love and Unity Resurrection Church.
She loved to cook, sew, and garden, but most of all loved to sing and praise the Lord and share His word. She was saved at a young age and filled with the Holy Spirit.
Including her parents, Georgia is preceded in death by her husband, Rom Willis Dula, Sr., brothers, William Flake Newland, Robert Morris Newland, Boyd Thomas Newland, Earnest Rowe Newland, and John Ruth Newland, and two sisters, Edna Grace Patterson, and Ira Sue Newland.
She is survived by two sons, Rom Willis Dula, II, (Sheila) of Conover, and John Dula of Taylorsville, daughters, Toni Oseni, of Taylorsville and Susan Sharpe (Ralph) of Statesville, grandchildren, Jason Dula, Sam Helms, Stephanie Helms, Janie Giles (Angela), Shonda Voss (Andre), Shanay Parsons (Ashley), Carlton Sharpe and Shae Long (Ryan), thirteen great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren, sister, Dorothy Linney (Jessie), and a number of nieces and nephews.
A special thank you to all caregivers and Duane Smith and company.
Visitation for Georgia will be held on Saturday, February 12, 2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. at Love and Unity Resurrection Church. Funeral service will follow at 3:00 p.m. at Love and Unity Resurrection Church. Burial will follow at Macedonia Baptist Church, 1451 NC Hwy. 90 East, Taylorsville, NC 28681. Pastor Laura Smith Jones will officiate.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service.
Condolences may be sent to http://www.alexfuneralservice.com.