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Warren F Oglesby

Chatham County, Georgia, USA
Death 27 Jan 2001 (aged 92)
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
Burial Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
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Warren F. Oglesby Sr.

GARDEN CITY -- Former Garden City Mayor Warren F. Oglesby Sr., 92, died Jan. 27 at Candler Hospital.

A native of Savannah, he was a longtime resident of Garden City, where he was mayor for six terms. Before being mayor, he served for many years as city councilman. He was a member of Garden City Lions Club, Carpenter's Local Union No. 256 and Woodmen of the World. He was a member of Garden City United Methodist Church and United Methodist Men of the church. He was formerly employed as a farmer and with the Shipyard, Tuttle Construction Co., Ted Romine Construction, Jack Stafford Rental Co. and Anthony Crane. He was a former Boy Scout counselor and member of Garden City Volunteer Fire Department.

SURVIVORS: his wife, Cynthia W. Oglesby of Garden City; four sons, Joe Bernard Oglesby of Alamogordo, N.M., Robert Hoke Oglesby of Savannah, Warren Forsyth Oglesby Jr. and Gene Oglesby, both of Garden City; four brothers, Robert Oglesby of Virginia Beach, Va., Ernest Oglesby of Orlando, Fla., Morris and R.T. Oglesby, both of Rincon; four sisters, Mavis Johnson, Marie Harden, Gladys Exley and Martha Zigler, all of Rincon; four daughters-in-law, 11 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

VISITATION: 6-9 p.m. today at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Massey Chapel.

FUNERAL: 2 p.m. Monday at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Massey Chapel, burial in Hillcrest Abbey West.

REMEMBRANCES: Garden City United Methodist Church Building Fund, 62 Varnedoe Ave., Garden City, GA 31408.

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  • Created by: Alvin Oglesby
  • Added: 23 Jul 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 149686754
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Warren F Oglesby (29 Jul 1908–27 Jan 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149686754, citing Hillcrest Abbey West Cemetery, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Alvin Oglesby (contributor 47049777) .