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Miriam Eugenia Doris Carey
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1941, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 2009, USA

Miriam Eugenia Doris Carey
Born in Miami, Dade Co, FL on Oct. 17, 1941
Departed on Nov. 26, 2009 and resided in Waycross, Ware Co, GA

Visitation: Friday, Dec. 11, 2009
Service: Saturday, Dec. 12, 2009

Miriam Eugenia Doris Carey, 68, died Thursday (November 26, 2009) unexpectedly at her residence.

She was born October 17, 1941 in Miami, FL to Vernon and Katherine Johnson Carey. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Bernard Johnson and Kelvin Carey and her foster mother, Mrs. Mattie L. Pittman. She was educated in the Ware County School System and was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and friend.

She leaves to cherish her memories, a daughter, Sharon Carey-McGriff (husband Stephen) of Jacksonville, FL; two grandchildren, Kiara Carey of Jacksonville, Fl, and Steven Carey of the United States Navy, Norfolk, VA; three great grandchildren, Ja'Keria Herring of Jacksonville, FL, Steven Carey, Jr and Ashton Carey both of Joplin, MO.; three sisters, Valerie Foster (husband John) of Waycross, Ann English of Atlanta, and Saundra D. Pittman of Valdosta; a God daughter, Antoinette Lewis (husband Darryl), special friends, Betsy Shider and Willie Rene Porter all of Waycross, and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday (December 12, 2009) at Friendship Baptist Church, 417 Wilkerson St, Waycross, GA. The family will be receiving friends at the home of JoAnn Brown, 507 Linden Drive, Waycross from 5:00 until 8:00 PM Friday.

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Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: Dec 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45247306

- Wiregrass Irisheyes
 Added: Dec. 8, 2009

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