|Birth: ||Sep. 10, 1921|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 2008|
REGISTER – Mrs. Polly Kangeter Newman Durden, age 86 died Monday, February 18 at her home under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice and surrounded by her family. Mrs. Durden was a homemaker and a caregiver for her mother, two brothers and other family members. In her later years, she was also a caregiver to several individuals in her community and a member of Claxton Primitive Baptist Church. Mrs. Durden was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Ruth Burnsed Kangeter and husbands Pete M. Newman and Fred C. Durden.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law Timothy and Esther Newman of Register and Elder Michael and Kathy Newman of Jacksonville, FL; four grandchildren and their spouses Trissy and Kenneth Knight of Stilson, Ross and Cindy Newman of Register, T.J. and Sarah Newman of Rincon and Ryan Newman of Register, one great granddaughter Molly Grace Knight, and several nieces and nephews; a special adopted daughter Annie Clover of Guyton and she shared a home with her companion and Mike Newman's mother-in-law Versie Cribbs of Register
Visitation will begin 5 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Thursday at Claxton Primitive Baptist Church with Elders Michael Newman, Lindy Webb, Jimmy Haire, Lee Chambers and Vernon Simms officiating. Mrs. Durden will lie in state one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Ash Branch Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Riverside Primitive Baptist Church Building Fund, Dellwood Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32203, Claxton Primitive Baptist Church or Olive Branch Baptist Church Building Fund of Ellabell.
Flanders-Morrison Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Published in the Statesboro Herald on 2/19/2008.
Thomas L Kangeter (1878 - 1923)
Ruth Burnsed Kangeter (1876 - 1960)
Pete M Newman (1909 - 1986)
Frank Kangeter (1901 - 1974)*
Fleta Kangeter Scott (1906 - 1988)*
Ruby Kangeter Boyett (1912 - 1988)*
Myrtle Kangeter Boyette (1914 - 1995)*
Thomas Norwood Kangeter (1917 - 1986)*
Polly Newman Kangeter Durden (1921 - 2008)
Ash Branch Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Bill Waters
Record added: Feb 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24752416
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