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Funerals set for tornado victims

Tornado Victim Funerals:

Americus victims:

43 year old Jerry Dukes - funeral Wednesday at 1 PM at Friendship Baptist in Americus. He died at a friend's duplex on Oglethorpe Ave.  Services handled by Poteat Funeral Home in Albany

53-year old Carrie Willis Gaines - died at her duplex on Oglethorpe Ave. in Americus
Funeral Saturday at 1 PM at New St. Mark Church behind IGA right off US 280 in Americus - T.V. Williams Funeral Home in Richland

Newton victims:

40-year old Daron Owens, 36-year old Phyllis Thomas Owens, 12-year old Kursty Thomas, Died at Route 2, Newton.

Funerals Friday at 2PM - Thankful Baptist Church in Baker County - services handled by Poteat Funeral Home in Albany

45-year old Joan Brinkley, 42-year old Willie Sue Brinkley, Died at Drennon Circle, Lot 37

Funerals Saturday at 11 AM at First Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Newton - Ward Funeral Home in Dawson

9-year old Kierra Crumbley, Died at Drennon Circle, Lot 37, Funeral Saturday at 3 PM at Pleasant  Grove Baptist Church in Newton - Robert Jester Mortuary in Camilla

 

Taylor County victim:

48-year old Wallace Culverhouse was visiting friends when a tornado hit their mobile home near Butler. The man and woman he was visiting survived.

His funeral was last Saturday. Handled by Edwards Funeral Home in Butler.

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