Billy Durwood Shiver

CAMILLA - Billy D. Shiver, 84, of Baconton died Saturday, February 8, 2014 at Rehab Center of South Ga. in Tifton, Ga.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at Cool Springs Baptist Church in Sale City with interment in the church cemetery. Rev. Jeff Barker will officiate.

Pallbearers will be Jerry Griffin, Terry Lee, Jake Williams, Brenton Shiver, Clayton Shiver, Zachary Shiver, and Cutler Shiver.

Born January 24, 1930 in Mitchell County, Mr. Shiver was a member of Baconton Baptist Church where he served as Deacon for many years. He worked with Merck Chemical Co. as a Machinist/Millwright for over 33 years. Mr. Shiver was the son of the late General Lee and Effie Blackburn Shiver and was preceded in death by a brother, Raymond Shiver.

Survivors include his wife, Vernita Hardin Shiver of Baconton; three sons, Barry Shiver (Lindsey) of Watkinsville, Bruce Shiver (Kristie) of Tifton and David Shiver (Terri) of Chula; two brothers, Robert Shiver of Lakeland, FL. and Donald Shiver of Liberty, N.C. and 6 grandchildren.

Visitation will be 6:00-8:00 P.M., Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at Parker-Bramlett Funeral Home, Camilla, Ga.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Assoc. 315 W. 2nd St., Tifton, Ga. 31794.

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