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Leita Castellaw Cobb

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“Leita was a fine woman of Winterville, loved by all who knew her here. She gave lovingly to the City and loved it as much as we all do. Winterville...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Wendy Bond - Winterville, GA

2 of 6 | Posted by: Carole Murphy - Bishop, GA

“A great friend for many years. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: James and Jane Bramlett - GA

“I worked with Leita at the School of Social Work back in the 80's.She was a very sweet kind lady. I will keep you in my prayers. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Freddi Crawford - Watkinsville, GA

“Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Bernstein Funeral Home - Athens, GA

“I worked with Leita at the University of Georgia in the 1990s. She will surely be missed by all. She always had a warm smile. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Joanna Moak - Lilburn, GA

Leita was born on October 16, 1936 and passed away on Monday, October 7, 2019.

Leita was a resident of Georgia at the time of passing.

She later attended the Winterville United Methodist Church, where she continued to sing in the choir and was a Sunday School teacher for 22 years.

A gathering of family and friends will be held 6:00 to 8:00 PM Thursday, October 10, 2019 in Bernstein Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Friday, October 11, 2019 in Athens First Presbyterian Church with Reverend Dr. Ryan Baer, Reverend Margaret Davis and Reverend Jerry Kiser officiating. For those who wish to attend, a graveside funeral service will be held at 5:30 PM Friday, October 11, 2019 in Grey Hill Cemetery in Commerce, GA. PALLBEARERS Wes Smith Active Pallbearer Zach Bradley Active Pallbearer Sam Glaze Active Pallbearer Dave Konigsberg Active Pallbearer Chris Castellaw Active Pallbearer Brooks Castellaw Active Pallbearer Matt Whatley Active Pallbearer Billy Pittard Active Pallbearer Cal Jones Active Pallbearer First Presbyterian Church of Athens Interfaith Hospitality Network of Athens 10 October A Gathering of Family and Friends 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Bernstein Funeral Home 3195 Atlanta Highway Athens 30606 11 October 2:00 pm First Presbyterian Church 185 E. Ha.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Leita's name to the First Presbyterian Church of Athens or Interfaith Hospitality Network of Athens.