2008-10-16 / Obituaries


Margie Garris Etheredge, 91, of Leroy died Oct. 11, 2008 at her residence.

She was born Aug. 22, 1917 in Lamison. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Leroy. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include four daughters, Jane (Glan) Rawls, Margie (Joe) Overstreet, all of Leroy, Judy (Ross) Thomas, Albany, Ga., Carolyn (Elwood) Overstreet, Jackson; 11 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; one great-grandchild.

The service was Oct. 12 at 3:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Leroy with Rev. James Watkins officiating. Burial was in the New Leroy Baptist Cemetery. Lathan Funeral Home of Jackson directed.

Active pallbearers were Jack Cartee, Danny McKee, Marlin O'Guynn, Mark Harrell, Clay Carpenter, and Chris Autry.

Honorary pallbearers were Gene Etheredge, Murray Etheredge, James Odom and Jackie Garris.

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