|Birth: ||May 13, 1945|
|Death: ||Feb. 6, 2013|
Donnie Elaine Land Thrift
Birth date: May 13, 1945
Death date: February 6, 2013
Mrs. Donnie Land Thrift, 67 of Blackshear, GA, passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2013, at Mayo Health System - Waycross.
Born in Alma, GA on May 13, 1945, she had lived in Pierce County all of her life and had been a resident of the Pierce County Nursing Home since 2010. Mrs. Thrift was an LPN and had worked at the Pierce County Nursing Home as well as working with Dr. Thom Davis and as a school nurse at Nahunta Elementary School. She was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church.
She was the daughter of the late Walter H. & Evelyn Jones Land and was also preceded in death by her husband, Leroy Edmund Thrift; and her brother, Edward E. Land.
Survivors include two daughters and a son-in-law, Janet & Brian Vaughan of Blackshear and Marie Van Norman of Birmingham, AL; two grandchildren, Chase Vaughan and Kayla Van Norman, and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Memorials may be made to Emmanuel Baptist Church, 217 W. Carter Ave., Blackshear, GA 31516.
Visitation for Mrs. Thrift will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Funeral services for Mrs. Thrift will be held Friday afternoon, February 8, 2013, at 4:00 o'clock at the Pearson-Dial Chapel.
Memorialization will be by cremation.
Pearson-Dial Funeral Home
659 Main Street | Blackshear, GA 31516
Phone: (912) 449-6626
Walter H. Land (1916 - 1985)
Evelyn L. Jones Land (1927 - 1983)
Leroy Edmund Thrift (1943 - 1998)*
Blackshear City Cemetery
Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: Apr 16, 2010
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