2006-09-27 / Obituaries

Averitt (Abe) Oglesby of Midville died Sept. 18

Mr. Averitt (Abe) Oglesby, 63, of Midville died Monday, Sept. 18, 2006.

His funeral was 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, at the Union Grove United Methodist Church. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Mr. Oglesby was born in Emanuel County. He was the retired owner of Oglesby Construction and a member of the Union Grove United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Darlene O. (David) Gay of Millen; a brother, Johnny Oglesby of Midville; two sisters, Marie Adams of Millen and Jeanelle Durden of Swainsboro; a grandchild, Jennifer Ellen Gay; two stepgrandchildren, Amy Keldie and Andy Gay; and three stepgreatgrandchildren, Daniel, Zack and Hope Keldie.

The active pallbearers were nephews. Memorials may be made to Union Grove United Methodist Church, 3512 Drake Chapel Road, Millen, GA 30442.

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