Mrs. Essie Sheppard Josey, 87, died Sunday,
Aug. 6, 1995,
at Memorial Hospital of Washington County.
The funeral will be
at today at DavisboroUnitedMethodistChurch, with the Revs. Bob Williams and Joe Romigh officiating.
Burial will be in DavisboroCityCemetery.
Mrs. Josey, a
lifelong resident of WashingtonCounty, was a homemaker
and a member of DavisboroUnitedMethodistChurch, where she was a
member of United Methodist Women.
Survivors include a
son, Charlie Ray Josey, Valdosta; a daughter, Betty
Josey Wallace, Sandersville; two sisters, Pat Price, Wrightsville, and Edna
Francis, Gray; and five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be
Mike McCoy, Jack Taylor Jr., Jimmy Francis, Tommy Humphrey, Scotty McCoy, Billy
Taylor, Frank Moye and Olin Glover.
Sandersville, is in charge of arrangements