Courtney Welchel

Courtney Welchel

Tuesday, January 24th, 1989 Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

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Obituary for Courtney Leigh Welchel

Warner Robins, GA – Courtney L. Welchel, 30, passed away on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at the Houston Medical Center. Services celebrating her life will be held on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel & Crematory with Phil Lambert officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services and immediately following. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Peach County Animal Rescue, c/o Smith Animal Hospital, 1181 Peach Parkway, Fort Valley, GA 31030 or to
Courtney was born on January 24, 1989 in Aurora, CO to Chris and Teresa (Freshwater) Welchel. She was a 2007 graduate of Houston County High School and will be remembered as a sassy, beautiful and fun -loving girl. Courtney loved to travel and spend time with her family and friends but her greatest love were animals, especially her dogs.
In addition to her parents, Courtney is survived by her brother, Christopher Welchel of Warner Robins; maternal grandmother: Hazel Freshwater of England; paternal grandfather: Bobby Welchel of Rome, GA; several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Please visit to sign the online guestbook and to leave a memorial tribute for the family. With honor, Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel & Crematory has been entrusted with arrangements.

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  • Visitation

    Saturday, June 29th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel and Crematory
    2932 Hwy. 41 N
    Fort Valley, GA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Saturday, June 29th, 2019
    1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Service

    Saturday, June 29th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel and Crematory
    2932 Hwy. 41 N
    Fort Valley, GA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Saturday, June 29th, 2019
    Phil Lambert

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Nita Dixon

Chris and Teresa, Im so very sorry about your daughter. Just know Im praying for you and your family.
Nita Dixon
Comment | Posted at 11:18am via Condolence


god bless your family during this sad time. Courtney was a special employee that worked for us for over 3 yrs.
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Jillinda Falen

Dear Welchel Family, There are just no words. Just know we love you and are praying for peace and healing. Jillinda and Dennis Wynn
Comment | Posted at 10:18pm via Condolence

Diana M. Lobzun

Chris & Teresa,
When a loved one passes an angel is gained in heaven. May you take comfort in knowing that Courtney has earned her wings and now watches over those she loves. Your sweet child will be joined by her departed loved ones and slowly guided to the hands of the Lord. I extend my heart and most sincere condolences to you. – Diana Lobzun
Comment | Posted at 07:27pm via Condolence

Clinton Scott Breeze

Chris and Family, I am so very sorry for your loss. I pray that God will comfort you during this time and in the days ahead. I will keep you and the family in my thoughts and prayers. Scott Breeze and Family.
Comment | Posted at 06:27am via Condolence

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