Della Mae(Nicholson) Arrowood, age 101 of Hiawassee, Georgia passed away Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Chatuge Regional Nursing Home. Della Mae was born September 23, 1919 to the late John and Lucy(Powell) Nicholson in Hiawassee, Georgia. Della Mae was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church for many years. She had a green thumb with gardening and loved her flowers; keeping her yard beautifully manicured. She was also an avid reader and loved to sew. Her and her husband Turn had a passion for jigsaw puzzles and listening to gospel music. She enjoyed spending time with her family especially her great granddaughters that she loved dearly.
Della Mae is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Turn Arrowood; brothers, Rondal, Ralph, Robert Nicholson; sisters, Isabelle Brown, Novabelle Nicholson;
nephews, Keith Nicholson, Jerry Nicholson, Roy Brown, Hayen Brown; nieces, Glenda Arrowood Voiles, Donna Arrowood Igemanson.
She is survived in death by her daughter and son in law; Kay and Truett Spiva; son and daughter in law, Clinton and Jackie Arrowood; grandchildren, Beth(Royce) Dillard, Nikki (Scott) Garrett, Jessica Arrowood; great-grandchildren, Kaylee Dillard, Kortney Dillard; sister in law, Marlene Nicholson and a number of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers: Kenny Barrett, Dennis Mathis, Danny Dillard, Herman Swanson, Larry Nicholson, Forrest Derochie
Music: Billy and Debbie Nicholson
Visitation: Wednesday June 16, 2021 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Funeral Service: Wednesday June 16, 2021 1:00 PM with Pastor Donnie Jarrard officiating
The family would like to thank Chatuge Regional Nursing Home for taking such good care of Mrs. Della Mae over the last four years, she thought a lot of all of her caretakers which had become her friends.
Banister-Cooper is in charge of arrangements for Mrs. Della Mae Arrowood.
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