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Traci Lea Hadwin Elmgren, 52, of Savannah, Georgia, died Saturday morning, November 23, 2019, at Memorial University Medical Center.

Born in Savannah, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late Walter Eugene Hadwin and the late Marilyn Morris. Traci was of the Christian faith. She graduated from St. Vincent’s Academy and earned her paralegal certification from South College. Traci was a paralegal with the Suthers Law Firm for twenty years. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her children and grandchildren, and time at the beach.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her grandparents, Rufus and Daisy Morris; a sister, Shirley Hadwin, and a brother, Michael McFarlane.

Survivors include her husband, Randall “Randy” Keith Elmgren; two daughters, Alexandra “Lexi” Alyse Elmgren and Heaven Leigh Whitley; two sons, James Marvin “Trae” Cox III and his wife, Danielle, and Joshua Gregory Elmgren; four grandchildren, Ada Lea Cox, James Marvin “J.C.” Cox IV, Elijah Elliott Cox and Jaxon Gunn; two sisters, Terry Grainger and her husband, Kenneth, and Tammy Davids and her husband, Bobby; one brother, Walter Hadwin and his wife, Angela, and nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 Tuesday at Gamble Funeral Service – 410 Stephenson Avenue.

The funeral service will be held at 7 o’clock Tuesday evening in the chapel of Gamble Funeral Service. Interment will be private.

The family suggests remembrances in Traci’s name be given to Old Savannah City Mission – 2414 Bull Street, Savannah, Georgia 31401-9113, to help those who are without a home.

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  1. Mary Roberts says:

    My deepest condolences. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  2. Devin & Mark Le says:

    We send our condolences to the family! We love y’all and if any of you need anything please reach out!!

  3. Sonja Canas Held says:

    My thoughts and fervent prayers are with Traci’s family. Such a sweet girl and such a fun loving personality. We worked together at Portman and Felser and spent lots of off time as well. I cannot believe she is gone.

  4. Cheryl Klein says:

    So very sad to hear about Traci. I worked with them years ago, and it was a pleasure. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Hard to hear such sad news.

  5. Missy Baker says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you. I know she will be deeply missed.

  6. Michael "Mop Top" & Peggy Haupt says:

    So So Sorry for Yaws Lose of Traci. Prayin’ for The Family’s and Close Friends! If Yaw Need ANYTHING, Just give us a Holla!!! God Bless You All!!!

  7. Tonya Sills says:

    Thoughts and prayers to all. May God keep and comfort you during this difficult time.

  8. Jill Anderson Pickard says:

    I was very sorry to learn of Traci’s passing. She was a childhood friend. She was always very sweet-natured and fun loving, and will be sorely missed by many. I will keep the family in my thoughts and prayers. Love y’all!
    Jill & James Pickard

  9. Deneen Dampier Patrick says:

    You were always a good friend to me we grew up together and had some great together and had some great memories you are a beautiful woman who had a heart of gold and you will be loved and missed by many RIP fly high with the angels til we meet again prayers going up for the family and friends love you girl

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