Elaine Ogletree Eure

Elaine Ogletree Eure

SYLVESTER - Mrs. Elaine Ogletree Eure, 74, of Doerun died Sunday, August 31, 2014 at the Willson Hospice House in Albany.

The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday September 3, 2014 at the Pine Forest Baptist Church with interment to follow in the Church Cemetery. The Rev. Roy Carrol and Rev. Grady Morey will officiate.

Mrs. Eure was born on February 24, 1940 in Camilla to the late Troy Franklin and Della Roselle Glausier Ogletree. She had lived in Worth County since 2004 moving here from Dougherty County. Mrs. Eure was retired from Regions Bank where she worked in the Loan Department. She was a member of the Pine Forest Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School for the Senior Adults and sang in the choir. She enjoyed preparing Santa Bags for her family and Sunday School Class. Mrs. Eure was a member of the Gideons Auxiliary of Sylvester. She loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include her husband, James L. “Jim” Eure of Doerun; children, Karen Elaine English of Gainesville, FL, Steven W. Eure (Penny) of Leary and Rhonda Leigh Smith (Jack) of Leesburg; 9 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren; sisters, Gloria Chapman (Joe) of Fair Play, SC and Marilyn McKnight of Lawrenceville.

Mrs. Eure was preceded in death by her brother, Wondell Ogletree and a son-in-law, James F. English.

For those desiring memorials may be made to the Albany Community Hospice, 320 Foundation Lane, Albany, GA. 31707 or The Gideons International, PO Box 5303, Sylvester, GA. 31791-5303.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 PM on Tuesday, September 2 at Banks Funeral Home.

Please sign our online guest registry at www.banksfh.com

Banks Funeral Home in Sylvester is in charge of the arrangements.

Banks Funeral Home

Sylvester, GA 229/776-2055