Jerome Revels, 59, died June 21, 2013 at 519 Heath Street in Baxley. Jerome was born to the late Robert and Vonoree Revels on Oct. 21, 1953. He was married to Selina Revels and served the citizens of Appling County for 25 years as deputy of the Appling County Sheriff’s Department.
Survivors include is wife, Selina Revels of Baxley; one daughter, Christy (Stephen) Smesny of Vidalia; one son, Jason Revels of Baxley; three sisters, Judy (Wesley) Thomas of Brunswick, Marie (Thomas) Sapp of Baxley and Linda (Hussien) Khorramzadeh of Swanee and one grandson, Grayson Smesny of Vidalia.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 24 in the Swain Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tommy Daniels and the Rev. Rick Brown officiating. Interment followed in Rose Hill Cemetery in Alma.
Active pallbearers were Appling County Sheriff’s Department.
Honorary pallbearers were the Baxley Police Department and Appling County Sheriff’s Department.
Musical selections were rendered by Floyd Hunter and David Williams.
Arrangements were under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.