Lillie Venette Verhine


Ms. Lillie Venette “Ven” Verhine, age 49 of White, Georgia, departed this life Saturday, September 1, 2018, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Ven was born March 2, 1969, in Marietta, Georgia, a daughter of the late Walter Lee Broadus “Pete” and Geraldine Ponders Verhine, Sr. She was also preceded in death by her sisters and brother-in-law, Debra “Debbie” and Horace Norrell, Kathy Weeks, sister-in-law, Terry Verhine and a son-in-law, Ty Brawner.

Ven was a 1987 graduate of Cass High School and received an associate degree in computers and business from Georgia Highland College. She worked for many years as a telemarketer at Spinnaker Telecom Services.

She is survived by her daughter, Shannon Stiles; grandchildren, Shania Brawner, Tytan Brawner and Tyvan Brawner; brother, Walter Lee Broadus Verhine, Jr. all of White, Georgia; sister and brother-in-law, Pebbles and Doug Nichols of Rydal, GA; special companion, Danny Woody and his daughters, Jennifer Peek and Hope Woody; nieces and nephews, Chris Verhine, Jerica and Jason Miller, Josh Verhine, Ryan and Elizabeth Verhine, Albert Weeks, Roxie Weeks and Roman Quick, Elijah and Kriston Weeks, Victoria and Donald Riley and Kenny Nichols; great nieces and great nephews, Donavan Verhine, Israel Cochran, C.J. Miller, Mattie Grace Miller, Isabell Verhine and Anely Verhine; her special four legged friends, her Pomeranians, Bear and Kensi; several aunts, uncles and many cousins.

Service to celebrate the life of Ms. Lillie Venette “Ven” Verhine will be held Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. at Ponders Fairmount Chapel with Reverend Josh James officiating. Interment will follow in the Millers Chapel Methodist Full Gospel Church Cemetery with her family and close friends serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday and after 11:00 a.m. Wednesday until the service hour. 

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Arrangements will be announced by Ponders Fairmount Chapel, 2566 Hwy. 411, Fairmount, Georgia. 706-337-3784.