BLAKELY -- Mrs. Iris Vaudine Murkerson Glass, 83, died Tuesday afternoon, June 26, 2012 at the Early Memorial Nursing Home in Blakely, Ga. Her funeral will be held Thursday afternoon, June 28, 2012 at 4:00 PM at the Zion Freewill Baptist Church with Brad Hughes, Rev. William Smith and Rev. Duane Littlefield officiating. Active pallbearers will be Trey Terry, Brad Hughes Trevor Willis, Tyler Willis, Jonathan Neeley, Kevin Naramore, Shawn Smith and Carl McGinnis. Honorary pallbearers will be David Still, Ralph Ellis, Steve Ellis, Mike Ellis, Roscell Ellis, Bobby Davis, Mickey Alexander, Terry Ferguson, Milton Anderson, Arthur Brackin, Hobert Johnson, John Parks, Pete Odom, Billy Ray Murkerson, William Powell and Jimmy Terry.

Mrs. Glass was born March 25, 1929 in Blakely, Georgia to the late Edmond Everett Murkerson & Myrtle English Murkerson. She was a homemaker , a member of the Zion Freewill Baptist Church and the Zion Woman's Auxilary. She was preceded in death other than her parents by her husband, Richard Nathaniel Glass.

Her survivors include 4 daughters: Ann Lucas and husband Buddy, Sue Hughes, Rhonda Weaver and husband James and Kay Willis and husband Ronnie all of whom are from Blakely, Ga.10 Grandchildren:Trey Terry- Smyrna, Ga., Bliss Lucas - Columbus, Ga., Aimee Lucas- Dothan, Al., Brad Hughes - Blakely, Ga., Jill Neeley and husband Jonathan- Panama City Beach, Fl., Jamie Smith and husband Shawn- Greenwood, Fl., Meredith Weaver- Troy, Al., Kelli Naramore and husband Kevin- Blakely, Ga., Tyler and Trevor Willis- Blakely, Ga. and 5 Great Grandchildren: Will Neeley, Nathan Neeley, Caroline Neeley, Connor Weaver and Emma Kate Naramore. Extended family members include Hallie & David Still- Blakely, Ga.

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