Jerry Oglesby, Sr., 71
by Emanuel County Live | December 29, 2009 12:00 am
Jerry Oglesby, Sr., 71, of Twin City, died Saturday, Dec. 26, 2009 at Emanuel County Medical Center. Funeral services were held Monday, Dec. 28, 2009 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Wood Funeral Home with Rev. Wilmer Hall officiating. Burial followed in the Old Canochee Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery in Emanuel County.
Born in Emanuel County, he lived in Twin City his entire life.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Robert Oglesby II.
Survivors include three daughters, Sherry (Allen) Braswell of Twin City, Terri Daily of Metter, and Dawn (Van) Sikes of Statesboro; two sons, Robert (Tina) Oglesby of Twin City and Jerry Oglesby, Jr., of Metter; one sister, Reva (Dutch) Brinson of Twin City; seven grandchildren, Ben Braswell, Bradley Braswell, Tiffany Sikes Spicer, John Sikes, Kara Sikes, Denise Lane and Ashley Danielle Oglesby; two great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn Spicer and Madelyn Braswell; stepchildren Minnie Pryor of Newington, Dolly Young of Brevard, N.C., Woody Smith of Sylvania and Linda Sue Jenkins of Oliver, Ga.
Wood Funeral Home of Metter was in charge of arrangements.