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Barbara Jean De Lorenzo

Obituary Date: Friday 13th May 2022
Barbara Jean De Lorenzo, age 81, of Cornelia, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on May 13, 2022. Mrs. De Lorenzo was born January 30, 1941 to the late James V. and Angelina Guerrino Bianculli. Barbara was known to many as Mema. Mrs. De Lorenzo is described as a woman of all talents, from butcher, baker, candle stick maker, to florist, restaurant owner, artist, farmer, professional roller skater and perfect wife, mother and friend. She was a very giving person, she loved volunteering with churches, the humane society, local florist and the garden club. For those who knew her knew her love language was food. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her sister, Marie Neal and brother-in-law, Roger Neal. Barbara is survived by her husband of 61 years, Joe De Lorenzo of Cornelia; daughters and son-in-laws, Laura De Lorenzo-Wilson and James Wilson of Mt. Airy; Viki Griffith and Glenn Griffith of Gainesville; granddaughter and spouse, Emily Reid and Patrick Reid of Meriden, CT, as well as a host of other adopted grandchildren. A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 11:00 AM at Whitfield Funeral Home South Chapel in Baldwin. Pastor Walter Singletary will officiate the service. The family will receive friends on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at the funeral home from 10:00 AM until the service hour. The family has asked that if you prefer in lieu of flowers that a donation be made to your favorite charity of choice in Barbara's name. Arrangements have been entrusted to Whitfield Funeral Home South Chapel 1370 Industrial Blvd, Baldwin, GA 30511. Phone (706) 778-7123.
Funeral Date
05/21/2022 at 11:00AM
Funeral Home
Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel
(706) 778-7123
1370 Industrial Blvd, Baldwin 30535