Nick A. Fortner, 62, of Hazlehurst, died Thursday, May 8, 2014 at his residence. Fortner was born February 15, 1952 in Fulton County, but had resided in Hazlehurst for the past 30 years. He was a carpenter and a member of the First Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Annie Alberta Bowling Fortner.
Survivors include his wife, Dianne Floyd Fortner of Hazlehurst; one daughter, Amber Alisha Fortner of Hazlehurst; son, Levi McKinley Fortner of Hazlehurst; his father and step-mother, Wallace Marion and Sara Vines Fortner of Smyrna; two sisters, Cindy Fortner of Winder and Jennifer Depp of Canton; one brother, Mike Fortner of Forest Park; two grandchildren and ten nieces and nephews.
Memorial services were held at 4:00 p.m. Monday, May 12 in the chapel of Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home with the Reverend’s Charles Carter, Andy Williams and Matthew McNeely officiating.
Musical selections were rendered by his son, Levi Fortner.
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.