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October 9, 1948September 9, 2020

Hazel Diane Foote Wimbush was born on October 9, 1948, the 6th child of the late Mr. and Mrs. Mason (Fannie) Foote. Two sisters Lucille Gaines and Bernice Barnes preceded her in death. She passed on September 9, 2020. Hazel joined Waggoner Grove Baptist Church at an early age. She graduated from Southside High School in 1967 and moved to Cincinnati, Ohio for a short time. She then moved to Atlanta, Georgia and went to Atlanta Area Tech.

She started working at Fulton National Bank in 1968, and retired from Bank of America in May 1999. After retiring from Bank of America, she worked 20 years with the East Point police department as a school crossing guard.

Hazel met the love of her life Charlie Wimbush in 1972. They were married on November 30, 1974 and enjoyed 46 years together. To this marriage no children were born, but she truly loved all of her nieces and nephews.

She joined Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in July, 1976 and joined the usher board where she served faithfully until her health failed.

Hazel leaves to cherish her memory her husband, Charlie W. Wimbush, her sisters Rebecca F. Rouse and Inez Hitchcock, her brothers Lonnie P. Foote and Hiram (Bubba) Foote, her sister-in-laws Louise Freeman and Patricia Foote, nieces Joyce, Robin, Ormander, Stephanie, Daphne, Bernita, Trudie, Fannieleah and nephews Warren III, Kevin and Timothy. She also leaves a wide circle of other family and friends including cousins, grandnieces, grandnephews and great great nieces and nephews.


  • Charlie Wimbush, Spouse
  • Mason Foote, Father (deceased)
  • Fannie Foote, Mother (deceased)
  • Lucille, Sister (deceased)
  • Bernice, Sister (deceased)
  • Rebecca F. Rouse, Sister
  • Inez Hitchcock, Sister
  • Louise Freeman, Sister-in-law
  • Patricia Foote, Sister-in-law
  • Joyce, Niece
  • Robin, Niece
  • Ormander Gaines, Niece
  • Stephanie, Niece
  • Daphne, Niece
  • Bernita, Niece
  • Trudie, Niece
  • Fannie Lea, Niece
  • Warren III, Nephew
  • Kevin, Nephew
  • Timothy, Nephew

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  • Visitation

    Saturday, September 19, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, September 19, 2020



have a memory or condolence to add?

Marilyn Williams

September 19, 2020

Dear Charles, I considered it a privilege to know and befriend Hazel. She was a friend when I needed a friend. My condolences to you and family.

Sonja Moore

September 17, 2020

Mrs.Hazel was an extremely wonderful woman.She was so very kind and nice,,such an easy spirited person.I will truly miss you.
Her Hair stylist
Sonja Moore🙏🏽

Lillie Nelson

September 17, 2020

Sincerest Condolences to you and your family. May the Peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus. 🙏

God Bless and Keep you,
Lillie Cook Nelson

Rev Dr.Roy L & Lady Jackie Thomas Sr Pastor Waggoners Grv Bapt

September 15, 2020

The Family Pastor at the Grove (WGBC)
Colbert Ga

Tameka Alexander

September 15, 2020

God bless your family keep prayer in your life and God first my condolences to the family from the Alexander family

Tina Holloway

September 13, 2020

Dear Charles, Please know that you and your family are in my prayers.


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