Verlee Earls


Verlee Earls

87, Columbia

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, at Hathorn Funeral Home for Verlee Pace Earls, 87, of Columbia, who died on Sunday, Oct. 14 at her residence. Burial will follow in Lott Cemetery. Bro. Tim Beard will officiate at the services. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 17 at Hathorn Funeral Home.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Pennie Pace; one son, Ronald Moree; one grandson, Kiel McKenzie; one brother, Ray Pace, and two sisters, Fannielee Pace and Kathleen Broome.

Survivors include her husband of 51 years Garland Earls of Columbia; two daughters, Kathy Graham (Roger) of Columbia and Laura Fitts (Joe) of Greenbrier, Ark.; one son, Donald Moree of Monterey, La.; five grandchildren, Rose Taylor (Drew), Shea Sims (Brannon), Jake Fitts, Shelby Fitts and Garrett Fitts; six great-grandchildren, Brett Sims, Kaleb Sims, Sadie Sims, Preston Taylor, Nolan Taylor and Addi Hollis.

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Hathorn Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.