Mrs. Elsie Powell Hood, 94, of Buford, Ga. passed away on Wednesday, June 9th, 2021 She was born on November 21th, 1926 in Atlanta, GA to Mr. Carlton Powell and Mrs. Fanny Mae Grizzle Powell. Mrs. Hood is survived by son, Dwight A. Hood of Douglasville, GA; grandchildren, Bryan Hood and Tish Hood; great grandchildren, Zach Harper, Christian Hood, Bailey Reece Hart; great great grandchild, Kinzley Harper; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Mrs. Hood was a graduate of Buford High School, and retired from Southern Bell Telephone Co. where she worked in many areas. She loved to read mystery novels, to travel, and to cook. She loved to spend time with her children, grand children, great grand children and her one great, great granddaughter. Mrs. Hood was a long time member of New Bethany Baptist Church in Buford, GA. A funeral service will be held Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Danny Ashworth officiating. Interment will be in the Sugar Hill Historical Cemetery in Sugar Hill, GA. The family will receive friends on Saturday, June 12 from 1:00 p.m. until time for the service at 3:00.
To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com. Arrangements By: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA (770) 932-1133.