2017-06-08 / Front Page


George Davis Stoudenmire, 82, of Jackson passed away June 6, 2017 at Mobile Infirmary.

He was born Oct. 21, 1934 to Hilliard and Madie Stoudenmire. He was a member of Pilgrim’s Rest Primitive Baptist Church in Jackson. An Auburn University graduate, he was a devoted fan of the football team as well as of the Atlanta braves baseball team. He was a retired civil engineer with the U.S. Corps of Engineers in Mobile. A loving husband, father and grandfather, he always taught his family to put God first.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley Stoudenmire; children, Cindy (Stuart) Moss, Chris (James) Stoudenmire, Kelly Stoudenmire; grandchildren, Lance Baldwin, Aaron (Chelsea) Baldwin; sisters, Mary Gregory, Betty Geier and many other special friends and family.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be Saturday, June 10 from 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. at Lathan Funeral Home in Jackson. The service will be at 12 p.m. at Pilgrim’s Rest Primitive Baptist Church in Jackson with Revs. William Allison and John White officiating. Interment will follow the service at Peniel Baptist Church Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Kenneth Reeves, Bobby Brooks, Gerald Reeves, Aaron Baldwin, Lance Baldwin and James Sarhan.

Condolences may be offered at www.lathanfuneralhomejackson.com.

Lathan Funeral Home directed.


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