Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth Wooten, age 82, passed peacefully on Wednesday morning at the East Georgia Regional Medical Center after a brief illness. Mrs. Wooten was a native of Screven county, but resided in Bulloch county for many years. She was a longtime member of the Second Saint John Missionary Baptist Church where she served on various ministries until the passing of her husband. After, she joined the Brannen Chapel United Methodist Church of Statesboro where she was a faithful member of the choir and served as a secretary in years prior. Mrs. Wooten was a member of Cape Jasmine Order of Eastern Star #18, where she served as a past worthy matron. She was a lifetime member of the Bulloch County branch of the NAACP. In 1989 she received the Adelaide Smith Membership award on behalf of the Bulloch County NAACP.
Mrs. Wooten was preceeded in death by her devoted husband, Mr. Kermit Wooten. She is survived by her loving children; Ms. Sandra Wooten of Statesboro, GA, Mrs. Barbara (Carl) Brown of Augusta, GA, Ms. Elaine Wooten of Atlanta, GA, Mr. Micheal Wooten of Lawrenceville, GA; her sister Mrs. Annie Lee Harden of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; her brothers Mr. Thomas Daughtry of Miami, FL, Rev. Hayward W. Miller of Vidalia, GA; two grandchildren Mrs. Andrea (Cedric) Caldwell of Douglasville, GA, Mrs. Elizabeth (Trenton) Marshall of Conyers, GA, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Family and Friends visitation will be held on Sunday, December 22, 2019 from 5 – 7 pm at the Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro chapel.
Home Going Celebration Services for Mrs. Sarah E. Wooten will be on Monday, December 23, 2019 at the Brannen Chapel United Methodist Church, 20 Elm Street, Statesboro, GA starting at 11 am with the Rev. Kenneth Griffin, Pastor/Eulogist. Mrs. Wooten will lie-in-state from 10 am until funeral hour with no viewing after the eulogy. Internment services will be held at the Friendship Memorial Cemetery in Sylvania, GA.
The Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home are in charge of the arrangements.
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