ASHBURN -- The funeral services for the late Mr. Greg Carithers of 2402 Melana Drive, Tifton, GA, who departed this life on Friday, February 22, 2013 at his residence, will be held on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. from the New Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Ashburn, GA with the Reverend Jerome Pace officiating. Burial will follow in the Westview Memorial Cemetery in Ashburn, GA.

Mr. Greg Bernard Carithers was born on October 8, 1971 in Turner County, GA.

He was educated in the Turner County Public School System. He graduated from Turner County High School.

He worked as a Clerk for the Hancor Construction Supply Company. Greg loved to draw pictures, and was a natural artist.

Greg was united in Holy Matrimony to Ms. Elonda Gail Carr in 1994.

He leaves to cherish his memories a loving and devoted wife, Elonda Gail Carithers; a daughter, Sasha Terrell; grandchildren, Corde Martin, Taliyah Bolden; sisters, Tisha (Tony) Sheffield, Tynesha Carithers, Leslie (David) Turner, all of Ashburn, GA; a brother, Hernando Fernel (Kennethia) Carithers of Cordele, GA; father-in-law, Joseph Carr of Lenox, GA; sisters-in-law, Delois Carr, Millie (Bobby) Roundtree, Debra McKinney, both of Ashburn, GA; brothers-in-law, Edward (Ouida) Carr of Cordele, GA, James (Eloise) Carr, Carl (Cleo) Carr, both of Clearwater, FL; aunts, Gwen Daniels (Solomon), Teresa Gamble, Linda (Roy) Pierce, Irma (Herman) Mackey, Pearlie Davis, Edna Carithers, Vallie M. Everett, all of Ashburn, GA, Essie (Sam) Carithers of Atlanta, GA, Patricia (Michael) Coffield of Orlando, FL; uncles, Willie (Bertha) Carithers of Tampa, FL, Larry Carithers, James Carithers, Lewis (Melissa) Gamble, Jr., Cleveland Brown, all of Ashburn, GA.

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Shipp's Funeral Home

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