Opal Howard Sellers, 90, of Baxley passed away Saturday, September 11, 2021 at her residence under the care of Hospice of South Georgia.
Mrs. Sellers was born October 30, 1930 in Wheeler County to the late William Thomas Howard and the late Mamie Breedlove Howard. She was a member of Oak View Baptist Church and was a homemaker. Mrs. Sellers was preceded in death by her husband, Dewitt Sellers; son, Leon Sellers; grandson, Brian Reynolds; and son-in-law, Charles Kight.
Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Wilene Kight, Glenda and Bob Christian both of Baxley and Sheri and Micah Yandell of Hendersonville, TN; a daughter-in-law, Margaret Sellers of Baxley. Grandchildren, Shannon (Chris) Corbitt, Brandon (Melissa) Sellers, Kevin Walls and Michael (Vanessa) Christian; and great grandchildren, Kolby Walls, Braeden Sellers, Sophie Corbitt, Sadie Corbitt, Kaden Walls, Mason Sellers and Sinclair Corbitt also survive.
A private funeral service was held Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. from the chapel of Swain Funeral Home with the Rev. Keith Yawn officiating.
A public graveside service followed in Oak View Baptist Church Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Tim Howard, Brandon Sellers, Michael Christian, Kevin Walls, Kolby Walls, Cecil Veal and John Edward Dykes.
Honorary pallbearers were all friends and family in attendance.
Musical selections were rendered by Bobby and Ann Jones and Nell Mullis.
Remembrances may be made to Hospice of South Georgia 1625 Sunset Blvd. Jesup, Ga. 31545.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.