Mrs. Edith ‘Granny’ Headrick

Mrs. Edith “Granny” Headrick, 90, of Ellijay, died Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018.

She was born Nov. 10, 1927, in Suches, to the late Charlie and Stella Head Sisum. She was a homemaker, babysitter and member of the Northcutt Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by husband, Bud Headrick; daughter, Kathy Green; and grandchildren, Bubba Hunter, Cecelia Green and Tammy Ledford Smith.

She is survived by sons, James Headrick, of Ellijay, Jerry Headrick, of Dalton; daughters, Ruth Nicholson, of Morganton, Ruby Ledford, of Cherry Log, Carolyn Patterson, of Ellijay; 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, from the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with the Rev. Junior Maney officiating.

Music was by the Rev. Irene Wofford, Lee Sutton and Nathaniel McClure.

Pallbearers were Dwayne Headrick, Dalton Smith, Mason Smith, Eddie Headrick, Buddy Headrick and Dillion Sanford.

Honorary pallbearers were Ronald Ledford, Josh Fox, Marty Wright, Raymond Morris, Wes Patterson, Tim Ellis and Dakota Sanford.

Interment was in the Salem Baptist Church Cemetery.

Condolences can be made at

Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

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

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006