Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Jeanine Carter Reddish, age 91, of Swainsboro, on Tuesday, January 05, 2021, at her home. The family received friends on Saturday, January 9, from 2 – 3 p.m. at the home of Mrs. Jeanine Reddish. Due to the Covid-19 directives, the family wants you to be safe and use your own discretion. CDC social distancing guidelines were observed and masks were encouraged for safety and the health and well-being of others.
Mrs. Reddish was born January 25, 1929, to the late Augustus and Mary Ina Jordan Carter in Jesup. She was employed by the Swainsboro High School Library and the East Georgia College Library as an assistant Librarian for many years. Mrs. Reddish was an avid gardener, and loved to read. She was a member of the Swainsboro First Baptist Church and The Swainsboro Country Club, and enjoyed playing golf and the Saturday night dances. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 72 years, Cecil H. Reddish.
Survivors include daughters, Cecilia R. Thompson (Phil) and Deborah Burrows, her special caregiver, all of Swainsboro; sons, Richard M. Reddish (Phyllis) and Robert S. Reddish, all of Swainsboro; brother, Chris Carter (Becky) of Statesboro; four grandchildren, Jennifer R. Coulter (Jeremy), Michael Reddish (Rebekah), Seth Schrader, and Stephanie Reddish; four great-grandchildren, Peyton Coulter, Claire Coulter, Gavin Reddish, and Conner Reddish; Earth Angel, Lawanda Williams of Pruitt Hospice; numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to: Swainsboro First Baptist Church, P O Box 828, Swainsboro, GA 30401, Pruitt Health Hospice, 667 S. Main Street, Swainsboro, GA 30401, or the Alzheimer’s Association, 106 SRP Dr, Evans, GA 30809.
Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors was in charge of arrangements.