Mrs. Othella Minnie Key

Mrs. Othella Minnie Key, 84, of Blue Ridge, died Tuesday, Jan, 10, 2017, at her home. 

She was born April 23, 1932, in Cherry Log, to the late John Harley Harris and the late Laura Key Harris. She was a member of Cherry Log Baptist Church. In her spare time, she enjoyed gardening, cooking for her family, reading and writing poetry. She worked as a seamstress at Levi Straus Co. for 23 years. 

She is preceded in death by father, John Harley Harris, mother, Laura Key Harris, husband, Paul Key, brothers, Poley Harris, Seaborn Harris, Edward Harris and infant brother, Jerome Harris and one sister, Imogene Thomas. 

She is survived by daughter, Teresa (Ronnie) Deyton; sister, Novella Foster; brothers, Kenneth Harris, and Pat Harris; grandson, Adam Lee Deyton; and many nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services were held Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, at 2 p.m. at the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home with the Rev. James Worley officiating. 

Pallbearers were Gary Foster, Ronnie Thomas, Ricky Harris, Ernest Harris, Gene Ledford, and Randy Harris.

You may make a donation in her memory to Pruitt Hospice, make checks payable to Pruitt Cares Foundation, 6050 Appalachian Hwy., Blue Ridge, GA 30513. 

Arrangements entrusted to the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home of Blue Ridge. You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at

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