Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst announces the funeral service for Donnell Yawn Faircloth, 69, of Baxley, who passed away Saturday, January 18, 2014. Funeral services for Mrs. Faircloth were held at 2:00 p.m. Monday in the chapel of Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst. The Reverends Brian Gill and Brian Brazzell officiated with burial following in Philadelphia United Methodist Cemetery in Jeff Davis County.
Mrs. Faircloth was born in Jeff Davis County. She was the daughter of the late Lemuel Sellers and Maxie Mincey Sellers. Donnell was a member of The Graham United Methodist Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Donna Kay Crosby of Hazlehurst and Shirley Braswell of Lumber City; sons and daughters-in-law, Billy and Carolyn Yawn of Hazlehurst, Mitchell and Lisa Yawn of Hazlehurst and Vance and Cathy Yawn of Graham; brothers and sisters-in-law, Martin and Edna Mae Sellers of Hazlehurst, Morgan and Waynell Sellers of South Carolina; 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Active pallbearers were Nathan Yawn, Mitch Yawn, Jason Herndon, Harry Jenkins, William Bailey and Paul Batten.
Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst was in charge of the arrangements.