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Jerry Randolph Thurmond

June 8, 1940 ~ January 13, 2018 (age 77)

Jerry Randolph Thurmond, 77, of Dawson passed away at home on January 12, 2018. Funeral services will be held at the graveside in Macedonia Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. Rev. Jesse Grimsley will officiate. A visitation will be held for family and friends at Harvey Funeral Home on Monday, January 15, 2018 from 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Jerry was born in Terrell County on June 8, 1940 and lived here most of his life. He was of the Baptist faith. As a teenager he worked at his father's garage, Sasser Service Station. He went on to graduate from South Georgia Technical College with an Automotive degree and has worked as a mechanic ever since. He was also a carrier for the Albany Herald for a number of years.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Clarence Randolph Thurmond and Ida Mae Weston Thurmond and his wife, Lois E. Milner Thurmond. He is survived by a brother, Wade Thurmond and his wife Ramona of Bogart; step-son, Tracy Foster of Dawson; niece, Betsy Sinclair of Decatur and nephew, Jon Thurmond of Arnoldsville.

Charitable donations may be made to:

New Life Crossroads Ministries
P.O. Box 126, Sasser GA 39885

 Service Information

January 15, 2018

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Harvey Funeral Home
184 Crawford Street, NE
Dawson, GA 39842-1511

Graveside Service
January 16, 2018

11:00 AM
Macedonia Cemetery
Macedonia Road
Sasser, GA 39885

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