Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst announces the funeral service for Mary Jeanine Fussell Paulk, 85, of Hazlehurst, who passed away Sunday, July 6, 2014. Services were held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 8 in the chapel of Miles Funeral Home.
The Rev. Steve Toler officiated with burial in Philadelphia Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mrs. Paulk was born in Coffee County. She was the daughter of the late Dennis Fussell and Matilda Gillis Fussell and the wife of the late L. L. Paulk. She was a homemaker and was a member of the Philadelphia Baptist Church.
Survivors include three daughters, Evelyn Anderson of Douglas, Sharon Simmons of Baxley and Annette Overstreet of Hazlehurst; four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; sisters, Alice Ward of Douglas and Ernestine Rizer of Walterboro, S.C.; and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Active pallbearers were Keith Rizer, Junior Hand, Randy Altman, Thurman Gillis, Frankie Hall and James Kersey.
Music was rendered by Becky Walsh, Steve Toler, Scarlett Sweat and Shelia Sears.
Miles Funeral Home of Hazlehurst was in charge of the arrangements.