Mrs. Louise Mutimer passed away peacefully on June 17, 2019 at the age of 98. She was born in Augusta on Dec. 24, 1920 to Allen Baxley and Rosa Lena Brown Mallett who have preceded her in death. Louise moved to Covington in the 1950s and together with her husband owned and operated Dixie Grocery in the Dixie Community of Newton County for many years. She had a very full life and was loved by her family and friends. Mrs. Mutimer was an excellent cook, she enjoyed traveling, and was a devoted mother to her three children: Connie, Peggy, and Glenn, Jr., as well as a loving grandmother. She a woman of strong faith having survived cancer three times in her life. Louise attended Luther Hayes Presbyterian Church with her family and in addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Glenn Mutimer, Sr. and brother, Allen Mallett.
Mrs. Mutimer is survived by her son Glenn H. Mutimer, Jr. and Melody, of Dahlonega, her daughters Peggy Greer and Fred of Hayston and Connie Barber and Benny, of Covington, along with five grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 22 at Lawnwood Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Heartland Hospice, 2711 Irvin Way Suite 201, Decatur, GA 30030. J.C. Harwell and Son Funeral Home, 2157 East St., SE, Covington, GA 30014 is in charge of the arrangements. A guestbook may be signed online www.harwellfuneralhome.com.