2018-07-11 / Obituaries


Mr. A J Heard, age 87, of Donalsonville died Wednesday, July 4, 2018, at his residence.

Funeral services were held Friday, July 6, 2018, at 3:00 p.m. at Mother’s Home Free Will Baptist Church with Brother David Pace officiating. Interment followed at Mother’s Home Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Heard was a supervisor with International Paper Company and a member of Lake Seminole Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Billie Heard from Donalsonville; two sons, Harry Heard and Kevin (Lisa) Heard of St. Cloud, FL; one daughter, Benda (Grant) Strickland of Bainbridge; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Betty Wilkerson of Donalsonville and Winne Daniels of Colquitt.

Mr. Heard was preceded in death by his parents, Tom Winn and Euva Taylor Heard; one grandson, Jay Heard; and one sister, Trudie Candee.

Colquitt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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