Shirley N. Wooten, 70, of Eatonton passed away on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012. Mrs. Wooten was born in Eatonton, Sept. 2, 1942 to the late Henry and Etta Mae Hammonds Newman, and lived in Eatonton her entire life. She devoted herself to raising her family and helping in the care of their dairy.
Visitation was held Tuesday at Vining Ivy Hill Chapel 5 to 7 p.m. Graveside service will be at Eatonton Memorial Park at 11 a.m. today. Mrs. Wooten is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Joseph T. Wooten (Billy), and her
great granddaughter, Yanci Nipper.
She is survived by her sons: Ricky Wooten and wife Dianne, Jeff Wooten and wife Lisa, Joe Wooten and wife Amanda; grandchildren: Jeffrey Wooten Jr., Anna Rosalind Wooten, Sonya Brantley Nipper and husband Tony of Alma, Kirby Brantley and wife Angela of Vidalia and Christy Buchanan and husband Jon of Grier, S.C.; great grandchildren: Halle, Steel, Jansen, Ryden, Tate, Emily and Mitchell.
Vining Ivy Hill Chape is in charge of the arrangements.