Janelle W. Korges

December 8, 1924February 5, 2019

Janelle W. Korges, age 94 of Athens, passed away Tuesday, February 5, 2019. She attended St. Anthony’s Episcopal Church. Janelle spent her life caring for her family as a home maker. During WWII Janelle did her part for the cause as an airplane dispatcher. She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul Dexter and Lorena Mae Harris Warren; Her husband, Richard James Korges and daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Steve Johnson. Janelle is survived by two sons, Richard Paul Korges (Margaret) of Bethlehem, GA and James Warren Korges (Daniella) of Wylie, TX; four grandchildren, Warren, Edward and J.P. Korges and Anna-Marie Harrell and two great-grandchildren, Elizabeth and Emmett Korges. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 2PM Sunday, February 10, 2019 at St. Anthony’s Episcopal Church with Father Don Harrison officiating. A reception will be held after the service at the church. The family would like donations made payable to St. Anthony’s Episcopal Church in memory of Janelle.


  • St. Anthony's Episcopal Church


  • Celebration of Life Sunday, February 10, 2019

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