RAYMOND KERSEY

Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst announces the graveside service for Mr. Raymond Kersey, 69, of Lumber City who passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2020. Services were held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, in the Midway Baptist Church Cemetery in Appling County with the Minister Johnny Taylor officiating. Graveside visitation with the family was held Saturday from 2-3:00 p.m.

Mr. Kersey was born in Appling County. He was the son of the late Thomas Easter Kersey and Willie Nora Mock Kersey and was preceded in death by a Step-father; Hugh M. Kersey, Brothers; Thomas Edward Kersey and Monroe Pete Mock, Sister; Barbara Ann Ivey. Mr. Kersey, also known as the “Golden Goose,” was a retired truck driver.

Survivors include Daughters; Tanya Mosley (Greg Sheffield) of Baxley, Jessica Brooks (Daniel) of Maine, Angela Hall (Justin) of Hazlehurst, Son; Elliot Kersey of Lumber City, Special Friend; D.J. Griffin, Sisters; Betty Reagin, Faye Carter and Katheryn Kersey all of Hazlehurst, Brothers; Calvin Kersey of Baxley, Joe Kersey of Hazlehurst, Mothers of his children; Sharon Ford and Shirley Varnadoe, Grandchildren; Hunter Mosley, Michaela Mosley, Jared Brooks, Destiny Brooks, Joseph Brooks and Desiree Brooks. Many nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Bank of Lumber City to offset his medical expenses.

A guest book is available for you to sign on our website milesfuneralhomega.com.

Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst was in charge of the arrangements.