Myrtle Ruth Coleman Flanders
by Whitley Clifton | August 30, 2019 4:45 pm
Last Updated: August 30, 2019 at 12:01 pm
Myrtle Ruth Coleman Flanders, 98, of Garden City, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Monday, August 26, 2019 at her home under the care of Hospice Savannah and surrounded by her loving family.
A native of Emanuel County, Flanders was the daughter of the late Jordan and Mary Jane Curl Coleman. She was a very active member of Woodlawn United Methodist Church until its closing, and then she attended Woodlawn Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband of 77 years, James Allen Flanders; daughters, Gloria Ann Flanders and Patricia Sue Sanders (Hal); one sister, Ronell Beasley; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, and other family members.
The family request that memorial contributions be made to Woodlawn Baptist Church, 407 Talmadge Ave. Garden City, Georgia 31408.
Visitation was held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at Baker McCullough Funeral Home Garden City Chapel.
Funeral services were held Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. at Woodlawn Baptist Church with Pastor Gary Johnson officiating. The burial followed at 4 p.m. at Swainsboro City Cemetery.
Services have been entrusted to Baker McCullough Funeral Home Garden City Chapel.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of the local arrangements.