Funerals set for tornado victims - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

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.

  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • 10 things to help parents prepare for back-to-school

    10 things to help parents prepare for back-to-school

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 8:28 AM EDT2017-07-25 12:28:54 GMT
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    As you try to prepare your child for heading back to the classroom, here is a list to help make sure you and your student are prepared for the upcoming year.

    More >>

    As you try to prepare your child for heading back to the classroom, here is a list to help make sure you and your student are prepared for the upcoming year.

    More >>
  • Downtown Tifton: 'A Great Revival'

    Downtown Tifton: 'A Great Revival'

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 7:59 AM EDT2017-07-25 11:59:17 GMT
    There's a number of businesses in the downtown area (Source: WALB)There's a number of businesses in the downtown area (Source: WALB)

    Downtown Tifton’s occupancy level is at 98% and the City’s economic development director said that’s good news for residents.

    More >>

    Downtown Tifton’s occupancy level is at 98% and the City’s economic development director said that’s good news for residents.

    More >>
  • How to cut down on your power bill

    How to cut down on your power bill

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 7:50 AM EDT2017-07-25 11:50:33 GMT
    The power company says customers usually see their highest bills during the summer months (Source: WALB)The power company says customers usually see their highest bills during the summer months (Source: WALB)

    If you were shocked the last time you opened your power bill, Georgia Power has good news for you. The power company says its customers usually see their highest bills during this time of year, but there are ways to save on energy. 

    More >>

    If you were shocked the last time you opened your power bill, Georgia Power has good news for you. The power company says its customers usually see their highest bills during this time of year, but there are ways to save on energy. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly