Willie Belle Zimmerman

    Willie Belle Zimmerman, 101, of Murphy, passed away Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, at Valley View Care Center in Andrews.
    Born July 23, 1915, she was the daughter of the late Abrom A. Zimmerman and Elizabeth Davenport Zimmerman. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers and sisters, Ed, Harve, Carl, Mag, Fred, Ethel, Walt and Abe.
    Willie was a homemaker. She was known throughout the community for her good home cooking. In her spare time, she enjoyed tending her flower beds.
    She is survived by her children, William (Johnny) Moore and wife Pat of Hayesville, and Billie Hilton and husband Bob of Ooltewah, Tenn.; grandchildren, Cole and Krista Moore of Hayesville and Morris Hilton of Tennessee; great-grandchildren, Libbie and Abel; and several nieces and nephews.
    Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, at Cochran Funeral Home in Murphy with the Rev. Aud Brown officiating. Interment followed at Peachtree Memorial Baptist Cemetery.
    The family received friends from noon until the service time at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, at Cochran Funeral Home in Murphy.
    Arrangements were entrusted to Cochran Funeral Home of Murphy.
    You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest registry at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.

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Murphy, NC 28906
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