2017-05-24 / Obituaries

Joyce Clifton Oglesby

Mrs. Joyce Clifton Oglesby, age 90, of Garfield died, Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at her residence.

She was born in Jenkins County, a retired Quality Control Inspector for ARGO Mills, and was a member of Mt. Olivet Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John D. “Mutt” Oglesby.

Visitation was held 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Crowe-Fields Funeral Home.

Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Thursday, May 18, 2017 at the Mt. Olivet Baptist Church with Revs. Randy Adams, Tommie Pullium and Dr. Ray Freeman officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Survivors include her three daughters, Wanda (Gary) Ullery of Garfield, Chyrle (Rick) Moore of Wadley, and Gail Drake of Garfield; a son, John D. Oglesby Jr. of Garfield; a sister, Elene Bragg of Millen; 10 grandchildren, Gina Ullery Allman, Gary A. Ullery, Jr., Renee M. Story, Jeff Drake, Tracie M. Hall, Ricky Moore, Leslie D. Frederick, Matt Thomas, Scott Thomas and Chelsea Oglesby, and 15 great-grandchildren and five greatgreat grandchildren.

Active pallbearers were grandsons.

Crowe-Fields Funeral Home of Millen in charge of arrangements.

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