George Eugene Archer Sr., 89
by Whitley Clifton | May 16, 2019 11:18 am
Funeral services for George Eugene Archer Sr., 89, of Twin City were held in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2019 with Reverends Terry Greer and George Archer officiating. Interment followed at Old Canoochee Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. He passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at Community Hospice in Vidalia following an extended illness.
Mr. George Eugene Archer Sr. was born December 6, 1929 in Twin City to the late Chancie Archer and Ollie Grimes Archer. He enjoyed living life to the fullest. Early in his life, he farmed for many years. As his children came along, he became an automotive mechanic and worked for many dealerships in the south. He loved fox hunting, fishing, his children, and grandchildren. Archer loved the Lord and worshipped Him as his health would allow. He was a member of Stillmore Missionary Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, Archer was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lee Hester Archer; brother, S. L. Archer; sister, Willette Archer O’Neal; and infant son; James Lee Archer.
Survivors include his wife, JoAnn Archer of Twin City; sons, Lamar (Earlene) Archer and George E. (Regina) Archer Jr., both of Twin City, and Johnny Archer of Acworth; daughters, Deborah Lovett of Swainsboro, Mary Frances Archer of Stillmore, and Ronda Willis, Theresa (Randy) Womack, and Genia Ducker, all of Twin City; brother, Robert (Hannelore) Archer of Martinez; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Pallbearers were Jody Hudson, Jay Carter, Nathan Coursey, Jamie Archer, Anthony Archer, and Jesse Durden. Honorary pallbearers were men of Stillmore Missionary Baptist Church and members of United Fox Pen.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.