March 28, 2006
Mr. Ocie Morey, 73, of Linden Rd. in Leesburg, died March 27, 2006 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. The funeral service will be Thursday, March 30, at 11 AM at Springhill Baptist Church Cemetery in Mitchell County. Rev. Chuck Auschwitz officiating.
A native of Mitchell County, GA, Mr. Morey has lived most of his life in Leesburg. He was of the Baptist faith and was retired from the City of Albany Public Works Dept. with 33 years of service. He also served in the United States Army during the Korean conflict.
Survivors include his sons: Larry and Brad Morey both of Leesburg; daughter: Glynda Connell of Tampa, FL; five grandchildren; brother: Jimmy Morey of Leesburg; and sister: Thelma Morey of Albany.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM at Kimbrell-Stern, and will be at the residence of Mr. And Mrs. Brad Morey, 191 Big Oak Dr. Leesburg, GA 31763. Those desiring, please make memorials to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 1201, Albany, GA 31702. You may sign the online guestbook and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mr. Morey by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at www.kimbrellstern.com.