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Gracie (Blankenship) Sutherland

1948 - 2021



Gracie "Blankenship" Sutherland, 72, of Calhoun, Georgia died Saturday, March 6, 2021 at Noland Hospital. She was born on March 27, 1948, in Gordon County to the late William Walter and Laura Pearl Bell Blankenship. She was preceded in death by her sister and brother-in-law, Betty Jean Blankenship Raines and Rev. Luther Raines.

She is survived by her nephew, Ronnie Raines; her great-nephews, Rev. Kevin(Gina) Raines and Dustin(Savannah) Raines; her great-niece, Jessica Gilland; great- great niece and nephew, Kolton Raines and Nia Leslie; several friends and other relatives also survive.

To honor her wishes the family had a private graveside service at Sugar Valley Old Methodist Church Cemetery.

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Joyce Bell McGuyrt

March 18, 2021 11:33 PM

We are deeply saddened at the loss of Gracie though I know she is with Jesus. I’ll always remember those days of Sugar Valley going to visit as a young girl. RIP my sweet cousin.

Teresia Ware

March 14, 2021 7:52 AM

My heart, thoughts and prayers are with all the family.

Jerry and Gloria Davis

March 12, 2021 10:36 PM

Samantha Lusk and Family

March 12, 2021 4:12 PM

We would like to express our sincere condolences to you and your family. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you all.

Bertha Manis

March 12, 2021 12:43 PM

Gracie and I were friends in school and then later on we became 1st cousins by marriage..She was a wonderful lady and friend...She will be missed...
May she R I P...

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