Mrs. Mozelle Lipham Elrod, age 87 of Decatur, GA passed away Thursday June 11, 2009 at her residence.  Mrs. Elrod was born June 8, 1922 in Chattooga County.  She was retired from Big Rig Truck Components and was Baptist by faith. Mrs. Elrod was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Morris Elrod; sisters, Cara Mae Quarles and Lois (Midge) Talent; and a brother, Lawrence (Bill) Martin. Survivors are her son and daughter-in-law, Dewey Michael and Gail Ann Lipham of Jonesboro, GA, step-daughter and her husband, Lynn and David Wall; grandsons, Christopher Michael Lipham, Paul Andrew Lipham and Matthew Shane Lipham; great-grandchildren, Joshua, Brittany, Kelsey, Jacob, Nicholas and Miranda Lipham; step-grandchildren, Ginger, Stacie, Lee Ann and Mathew Paul and great-grandchildren survive. Graveside services will be held Sunday, June 14 at 1:30 PM from the Summerville Cemetery with Paul Andrew Lipham and Matthew Shane Lipham officiating.  Interment will be in the Summerville Cemetery. Mrs. Elrod will lie in state Saturday June 13, 2009 at the Erwin-Petitt Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 5 to 7 PM.
Pallbearers will be family.
 Erwin-Petitt Funeral Home is in charge of funeral arrangements for Mrs. Mozelle Lipham Elrod who passed away on Thursday.