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Edith Earlene (Brooks) Land

May 29, 1923 ~ September 3, 2019 (age 96)


Edith B. Land passed from this life on the morning of Tuesday, September 3. 2019.

Edith was preceded in death by her husband of 76 years, John L. Land, and brother, Allen B. Brooks.

She is survived by her daughter, Brenda (Donald) McLeod; beloved grandsons, Scott (Susan) McLeod and Christopher (Alexandra) McLeod; four great-grandchildren, Connor, Lauren, Donald and Ainsley McLeod; sister, Dorothy B. Talley, and six nieces and nephews.

Edith was a member of the Boynton United Methodist Church in Ringgold, GA.

An exceptional artist and a life-long student of the arts. She was a charter member of the China Painter’s Guild. Edith was especially noted for her love of painting roses.

Funeral services will be 12 PM Monday in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Nena Jones officiating. Interment will be at Chattanooga National Cemetery.

The family is appreciative of the loving care provided to Edith by the staff of Morning Pointe Assisted Living on Shallowford Road, Hearth Hospice and long-time devoted friend, Hazel Benn, and her family.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to your favorite program or charity that seeks to enrich the lives of children. This was a passion for Edith, and she always supported those ministries.

Visit www.heritagebattlefield.com to share condolences with the family.

Family will receive friends 2-4 PM Sunday and 10-12 PM Monday at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.

To send flowers to Edith's family, please visit our floral section.


September 8, 2019

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home & Crematory - Ft. Oglethorpe
Heritage Funeral Homes
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742

September 9, 2019

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home & Crematory (Ft. Oglethorpe)
3239 Battlefield Pkwy
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742

Funeral Service
September 9, 2019

12:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home Chapel - Ft. Oglethorpe
Heritage Funeral Homes
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742

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