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Azalea Elizabeth (Hedden) Tidwell

January 13, 1942 ~ March 20, 2020 (age 78)

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Azalea Elizabeth Hedden Tidwell, 78, of Columbus, GA died Friday March 20, 2020 at Magnolia Manor Nursing Center in Columbus, GA.

A private service will be held at Parkhill Cemetery with Reverend Hank Reeves officiating, according to Vance Brooks Funeral Home, 4048 Macon Road Columbus, GA.

Mrs. Tidwell was born January 13, 1942 in Smiths Station, AL to the late Grant Hedden and Rosa Cole Hedden.  She was a homemaker and enjoyed spending time with her family.  She was preceded in death by her parents, sons, Jeffery Carden and Edwin Carden, four brothers and five sisters.

Survivors include her daughter, Amanda Walker (Scott) of Columbus, GA, sons, Larry Carden of Mauk, GA, Dennis Carden (Shay) of Columbus, GA, and Ronnie Carden (Peggy) of Phenix City, AL, a sister, Bonnie Malone of Smiths, AL, ten grandchildren, Tiffany Carden, Steve Carden, Brittany Carden, Cheyenne Dempsey, Ethan Carden, Stephanie Slaughter, Kayley Lopez, Autumn Lopez, Charleigh Walker, and Kellyn Walker, and seven great grandchildren

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March 23, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Vance Brooks Funeral Home - Columbus Chapel
4048 Macon Road
Columbus, GA 31907

Private Services

Parkhill Cemetery
4161 Macon Rd
Columbus, GA 31907

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