Leona Elizabeth Bloodworth
1937 - May 3, 2023

Leona Elizabeth Watts Bloodworth, 86, of LaFayette passed away on Wednesday, May 3, 2023.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Herman Franklin Bloodworth; and parents, Leonard and Bonnie Watts; brother, Ralph Watts, granddaughter-in-law, Brooke Cantrell Wilbanks.

Leona was employed by Lookout Mtn. Community Services as a transportation driver until her retirement.


She is survived by her daughters, Gail Brumlow and Rhonda (Bobby) Mitchell and sons, Tim (Susan) Bloodworth, Terry (Jamie) Bloodworth; grandchildren, Chad Wilbanks, Timmy Bloodworth, Tiffany Kovacevich, Mark Mitchell, Jennifer Brumlow, Kyle Bloodworth, Tyler Bloodworth, Kelly Robinson, Jennifer Thomas and Drew Thomas; thirteen great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held 5 p.m. Monday, May 8, at the LaFayette City Cemetery with Pastor Matt Boothby-Lawson, Brad Thomas, Tom Smith, and Caleb Wilbanks officiating.

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Monday prior to the graveside service from 2 PM to 4:30 PM.

Funeral Home in Charge

Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home
121 West Villanow Street
LaFayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-2222