|Birth: ||Sep. 29, 1935|
|Death: ||Jun. 23, 2001|
Karia Gleaton, 65, of Albany died Saturday, June 23, 2001, at her son's home following an extended illness.
Her funeral service will be Tuesday, 10 a.m. at Kimbrell-Stern with interment to follow at Crown Hill Cemetery. Andy Goode will officiate.
A native of Miller County, she had lived in Albany since 1956. She was a member of Palmyra Road United Methodist Church, Circle No.2, The United Methodist Women's Club, the United Sunday School Class and also participated in the Ladies Neighborhood Bible Study. She retired from MCLB (Marine Corps Logistic Base) in 1991.
Survivors include a son, Eddie Lee Gleaton III and his wife Diana, Albany; two daughters, Gina G. Drawhorn and her husband Tim of Land O'Lakes, Florida, Malinda G. Huntsman and her husband Jeff, O'Fallon, MO; two grandsons, Christopher Drawhorn and Brandon Drawhorn both of Land O'Lakes, Florida; a sister Margaret Griffin, Colquitt. She was predeceased by her husband Eddie Lee Gleaton, Jr. and a brother, Joe Sheffield.
The family will receive friends at Kimbrell-Stern Monday from 7 pm - 8:30 pm. Memorials may be sent to American Diabetes Association or the Albany Community Hospice.
Samuel Grady Sheffield (1906 - 1977)
Mayme Lee Glass Sheffield (1902 - 1972)
Eddie Lee Gleaton (1928 - 1989)*
Margie Inez Sheffield (____ - 1923)*
Joe Milton Sheffield (1925 - 1987)*
Karia Lee Sheffield Gleaton (1935 - 2001)
Crown Hill Cemetery
Created by: Kim Houston Orrick
Record added: Feb 14, 2011
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