Winnie B. Waters

Winnie B. Waters, age 89, of Gainesville, entered heaven Tuesday, December 5, 2023, at her residence with her daughter by her side.

Winnie was born in Maysville, Georgia, on March 10, 1934, to the late Omer & Cynthia Carlan Waters. She loved her job as a bookkeeper/Payroll Manager having worked at Davis Washington Lumber Company, Warren Featherbone and long ago Vicker’s Funeral Home where she also did hair. She was of the Baptist faith and was preceded in death by her brother, Jimmy Waters.

left to cherish her memory, daughter, Reca (Dennis) Mead; grandchildren, Amy Landers & Alan (Denille) Biddy; great-grandchild, Dillan Landers; a number of other relatives also survive.

Graveside services will be held to honor Winnie at 2:00 p.m. Friday, December 8, 2023, at the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. John Wayne Abernathy officiating. The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Thursday, December 7, 2023, at the funeral home.

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Ward’s Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Gainesville is honored to serve the family of Winnie B. Waters.

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