A wake service will be held from 7:00-8:00 P.M., Friday September 11, 2015 at the Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel Inc.
The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, September 12, 2015, at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 1908 Dozier Road, Ellaville, Georgia. Reverend William Laster, pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow in Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery.
Susie Jane Cottle Hart was born September 3, 1921 to the late Samuel Cottle and Ida Williams Cottle in Ellaville, Georgia. Five children, Willie C. Hart, Arvie Hart, Ronnie Hart, Mark Hart, and Susie C. Har,t and two brothers, Ealy Cottle, Sr. and James Homer Cottle, preceded her in death.
Susie accepted Christ as her personal Savior at an early age. She was a member of the Ebenezer Baptist Church of Ellaville, Georgia, where she served on the mother board and church choir over the years. Susie was a homemaker. She enjoyed fishing and was a very nurturing person. She served as mother figure for many people in her community.
Susie was joined in Holy matrimony to the late Harry Hart, and, to this union, ten children were reared.
She leaves a lifetime of cherished memories to five children, Ida Mae Lampkin, Americus, Georgia, Harry Diston Hart, Sr. (Helen), Albany, New York, Angie Austin, Hermitage, Pennsylvania, James Largers (Diane), Americus, Georgia, Ruby Jackson, Decatur, Georgia; fifteen grandchildren; a host of great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren; daughters-in-law, Helen Hart, Ellaville, Georgia and Shirley Hart, Atlanta, Georgia; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends, including Mary and Freddie Williams, Martha Haynes Shelton, Melody Cook, Queen Bowens, and Elder and Mrs. James Lundy.