2009-05-06 / Obituaries

Eunice Jewell Buckhalter

Mrs. Eunice Jewell Buckhalter of Jakin died Sunday, May 3, 2009, at Palmyra Medical Center. Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 5, at 11:00 a.m. at Springfield Baptist Church with Rev. Fred Odom officiating. Interment followed at Springfield Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Jewell was a member of Springfield Baptist Church and was a homemaker.

She is survived by two sons, Philip (Faye) Buckhalter of Jakin and J. Virlyn (Mary) Buckhalter of Jakin; two daughters, Lorraine (Ralph) Cook of Albany, and Janice Bradshaw of Monroe, 10 grandchildren; 17 greatgrandchildren; two sisters: Wynell Kirkland of Haines City, FL, and Hazel Flamiano of Petersburg, VA; and one brother: Sidney Regan of Spanish Fort, AL. Mrs. Jewell was preceded in death by her husband, Durell Buckhalter; one son, Wayne Buckhalter; one brother, Carlton Regan; and two sisters, Juanita Josey and Belle Herring.

Colquitt Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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