Mrs. Stella Margaret Dearman Weissinger
Mrs. Stella Margaret Dearman Weissinger, 98, of Ellijay, died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018.
She was born Feb. 12, 1919, in Long Beach, Miss., to the late Dr. William Albert and Stella Gates Dearman. She was a graduate of North Georgia College, worked for many years in the Gilmer School System, serving as a teacher and assistant principal. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
She is preceded in death by husband, Bill Weissinger.
She is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, John and Linda Weissinger, of Ellijay, Ray and Judy Weissinger, of Lilburn, Richard and Loraine Weissinger, of Sandersville; grandchildren, Carrie Martens, Lindsey Bedwell, Steven Weissinger, William Ray, Joshua M. Waldron and John M. Waldron; great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn Bedwell, Carter Bedwell and Georgia Ray.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, from the First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Geri Worley, Lex Rainey and Joe Kelly McCutchen officiating.
Music will be by Gabriel Cornett.
Donations can be made to Compassus Hospice in memory of Mrs. Weissinger.
Bernhardt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.