A funeral service for Cora “Coleen” Northcutt, 88, of Point, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 5, at First Baptist Church in Point. Jay Sikes will officiate.
Mrs. Northcutt died on December 31, 2020. She was born on January 18, 1932, in Rains County to William and Ethel Wallace. She married Joseph Baskom “JB” Northcutt on May 30, 1949, in Greenville.
Gardening was one of Mrs. Northcutt’s favorite hobbies, along with canning vegetables and making jellies. She could make anything from nothing, which included her wonderful cooking, crocheting and quilting. She loved her grandchildren and loved to teach all children in Sunday school and Bible study. Later in life, she loved her Saturday lunches with her sons. She loved to dress up and to wear her finest clothes and jewelry.
Mrs. Northcutt is survived by her daughters, Sandra Suits and husband Pete and Janet Holder and husband Richard, all of Point; sons, Michael Northcutt and wife Jodie and Johnny Northcutt and wife Lori, all of Point; daughter-in-law, Sondra Northcutt of Wolfe City; 14 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband in 2009; son, David Edgar Northcutt; granddaughters, Traci Suits and Anissa Northcutt; great-grandson, Jack Northcutt; and five siblings.
Arrangements are under the direction of Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home, Emory.