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Louise Glover Head

Obituary Date: Wednesday 6th December 2017

Louise Glover Head of Loudsville (Cleveland), GA passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at the age of 96.  She was born August 3, 1921 at Loudsville, GA to the late James Fincher and Dora Ledford Glover.  She was a member of the Cleveland United Methodist Church.    

Louise graduated from Cleveland High School and Young Harris College.  After college, she  taught school.  During WWII she relocated to Atlanta and worked at the Bell Bomber Plant. After the war she worked at Fisher Body (General Motors) and then became a full time homemaker to raise her children.  

After WWII, she married John Tarpley Head (John T.) of Cleveland and the two lived in Decatur GA until 1973 when they moved back to the Loudsville Community of White County, GA.   She returned to work as a para-professional in the White County School System.   

She was an avid gardener and loved to grow all types of vegetables and flowers.  She volunteered at Mildred’s Thrift Store at Cleveland United Methodist Church.  She never missed attending Loudsville Campmeeting, which she attended for 96 continuous years. Her main joy was spending time with her children and grandchildren.  

The family would like to thank her caregivers for their dedication and care:  Pam Bunte, Pam Mimbs, Maryanne Bates and Laura Bardenwerper.   

Preceded in death by husband, John T. Head; brother and sister-in-law, John Moody Glover & Mary Ash Glover and brother, James Porter Glover.  

Survivors include children:  Emily Head Bracewell (John, John Tarpley Head, Jr (Desiree’) and Robert (Bob) Glover Head (Joy Parks) and grandchildren:  Amy Brooke Bracewell,  Amanda Leigh Bracewell, Annabelle Renea Head and John Tarpley (JT) Head III.  Also survived by sister-in laws Barbara Sosbee Head and Vivian Butoli Glover, along with numerous beloved nieces and nephews.    

The family will be receiving visitors on Friday, December 8 from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm at Barrett’s Funeral Home in Cleveland, GA.     

Funeral Services will be held Saturday. December 9 at Cleveland United Methodist Church at 11 am  

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Loudsville Methodist Church cemetery fund, PO Box 1838, Cleveland, GA  30528

Online condolences can be made to the family at

Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland

Funeral Date
12/09/2017 at 11:00AM
Funeral Information

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday December 9, 2017 at Cleveland United Methodist Church.  The family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-8 Friday at the funeral home. 

Funeral Home
Barrett Funeral Home
(706) 865-3101
118 N Brooks St, Cleveland 30528