Mrs. Lillie M. Jones Hammontree Haire

Mrs. Lillie M. Jones Hammontree Haire, 79, of Ellijay, died Sunday, March 20, 2016, at Northside Hospital Cherokee in Canton.

She was born Aug. 11, 1936, in Ellijay, to the late Clyde Jefferson Jones and Clara M. Chadwick Jones. She was a graduate of Gilmer High School, class of 1954. She was a member of  Mt. Zion Baptist Church, and the Order of the Eastern Star. She retired after working for Delta Airlines and Xerox.

She is preceded in death by first husband, Kenneth Hammontree; and son-in-law, Mickey Murphy.

She is survived by husband of 14 years, L.O. Haire; daughter, Judy Murphy, of McDonough; sons and daughters-in-law, Ricky Hammontree, of Morrow, Paul and Lana Haire, of Monroe, La., and Jeff and Stephany Haire, of Locust Grove; seven grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and two great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Margaret Champion, of Shadydale, and Diane Ferguson, of Gainesville; brother, Gerald Jones, of Rockmart.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, 2016, from the Logan Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Gerald Siniard and the Rev. Mark Chastain officiating. 

Music will be by Irene Wofford. 

Interment will follow in the Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery. 

Pallbearers will be Jacob Hammontree, Michael Cantrell, Tim Page, Hassell Chastain, Matt Chastain and Jeff Haire. 

Honorary pallbearer will be Donnie Jones.

Flowers are acceptable or donations can be made to the Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Stephen Siniard, 657 Mt. Zion Road, Ellijay, GA 30536 in memory of Mrs. Haire.

Condolences can be made at

Logan Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
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