He was a member of Thomasville Baptist Church. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He had worked in the timber industry as a cattleman.
Survivors include his wife, Winnie Overstreet, Thomasville; two daughters, Ann Sheffield, Pine Hill, Mary Jean Lolley, Thomasville; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.
The service was Nov. 19 at 2 p.m. at O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville. Burial was at Choctaw Corner Cemetery in Thomasville.