Myrtice Daniels Kersey, 88


Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Myrtice Daniels Kersey, age 88, of Swainsboro, on September 18, 2022, at Pruitt Health. Funeral services were held Tuesday, September 20, at 3 p.m. in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Phil Wilson officiating. Interment followed in the Eastbrook Cemetery. The family received friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Pallbearers were Sammy Howard Page, Brian Adam Page, Cody Austin Kersey, Blake Roberts, Bradley Roberts and Mason Johns.

Mrs. Myrtice was born December 24, 1933, in Swainsboro, the late Leonard Daniels and Claudia McNeal Daniels. She was employed many years with Swainsboro Sportswear, was a homemaker, loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Mrs. Myrtice was a member of Swainsboro First Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Howard Kersey; daughter, Denise Kersey Roberts; and brother, Kenneth Daniels.

Survivors include her daughter, Vickie Kersey Page (Sammy) of Warner Robins; son, Jerry Howard Kersey (Cindy) of Swainsboro; son-in-law, Harris Roberts of Warner Robins; grandchildren, Sammy Howard Page, Brian Adam Page, Jerry Chase Kersey, Cody Austin Kersey, Blake Roberts, Bradley Roberts and Heather Roberts; great-grandchildren, Brittney Page, Logan Page, Caden Page, Jacob Toler, Asher Roberts, Peyton Roberts, and Jude Charles Kersey; nieces, nephews and extended family.

Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors was in charge of arrangements.