SYLVESTER -- Mrs. Leeila B. Denby, 91, of Sylvester died Thursday March 8, 2012 at her daughter's residence.

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday March 11, 2012 at Banks Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow in the Isabella Cemetery with the Rev. Jason Jones officiating.

Mrs. Denby was born on April 29, 1920 to the late Samuel Grady and Mary Ellen Carr Bledsoe in Heard County Georgia. She had lived in Worth County for the past 30 years, was a homemaker and a member of the Isabella Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughters, Glenda D. Clark (Robert) of Sylvester, Ellen D. Williams (Perry) of Yulee, FL, Helen D. Clark of Merritt Island, FL, Jennifer Plunket (Jim) of Bridgeport, TX, sister, Wynelle Ford of Macon, brothers Royce Bledsoe of Musella, GA, and Vernon Bledsoe of Fitzgerald, grandchildren, Richard Clark, Kim McDonald, Dennis Williams, Donivan Williams, Keith Williams, Randy Denby, James Plunket and Burney Hunt, great grandchildren, Kyle Dodd, Ian Dodd, Jimmy McDonald, Triston McDonald, Jakobe Denby, Rylan Denby and Sophie Plunket.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Denby was preceded in death by her husband G. M. Denby on July 7, 1998 and sons, Grady Monroe Denby in 1970 and Stanford Theo Denby in 2010.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Banks Funeral Home.

Sign our online guest registry at www.banksfh.com.

Banks Funeral Home

Sylvester 229/776-2055

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