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Irene Bennett Mote, 88

Passed Away: 11/29/2012

Irene Bennett Mote, age 88, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, November 29, 2012.

Mrs. Mote was born on January 25, 1924, in Franklin County, Georgia; daughter of the late Harvey Jones and Mary Lou Vina Brock Bennett. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Mote. Mrs. Mote was a retired employee of Scovill Manufacturing Company with over 20 years of service. She was a member of Camp Creek Baptist Church.

Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Ronald and Barbara Mote and Danny and Judy Mote, both of Demorest, GA; sister, Eva Ruth Cisson, Greenville, SC; grandchildren, Martin Mote and his wife, Erica and Corey Mote, both of Demorest, GA.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 1, 2012, at Camp Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, with Rev. James Lyons officiating.

The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. before the graveside service, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, Georgia.

Those wishing to express online condolences to the Mote family may do so by visiting

Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, Georgia.

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