Jessie Bell Upshaw

Passed 06/02/2020

Obituary for Jessie Bell Upshaw

Jessie Bell Upshaw, age 94, of Athens, GA passed June 2, 2020.

A graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at Holly Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Comer, GA. Public viewing, Monday 1-6 PM, at the funeral home.

Survivors include: children, Bobbie S. Upshaw, Sylvester Upshaw and Vera A. Upshaw; 14 grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; and sister, Nina Butts.

Arrangements by Jackson-McWhorter Funeral Home. Sign the guestbook and stream online at

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Sylvester,Barbara & Vera &The family,sad to hear of the passing of your mom & love one. I hold very fond memories of talking with Miss Jesse when visiting the house.Her smile will truly be missed. RIP now Carolyn Jarrell-Jones
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Our condolences to the family of Mother Jessie Upshaw - God bless you- Mildred and Hubert Lyle,Jr. Golden Jewels Ministry
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My thoughts and prayers are with you all. -Yolanda Tutt
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Sending much love to my family, please know that you Sparta, Ga. family loves you beyond measure. Rest Easy Auntie. Love ya Regina & Nina and the entire Butts Family.
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Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
- Jackson-McWhorter Funeral Home

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