DOUGLAS — Myrtice Irene Wingate, 86, of Douglas died Tuesday, March 23, 2010, at the Tift Regional Medical Center in Tifton.
Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 26, at the College Avenue Baptist Church in Douglas with the Rev. Randy DeLoach and Steven Hart officiating. Interment will follow in the Liberty Hill Cemetery in Worth County.
Survivors include three children, Roscoe Wingate Jr. and Kathy Murphy and husband Gary, all of Tifton, and Carole Hilliard and husband Larry of Douglas; two brothers, Gene Gunn and wife Latrelle of Sylvester and Charles Gunn of Leesburg; a sister, Sue Smith of Albany; six grandchildren: Michael Wingate of West Palm Beach, Fla., Brent Wingate of Sylvester, Jeff Murphy and wife Sherri and Angela Hornback and husband Bill, all of Douglas, Nicole Hunkapillar and husband Greg of Sarasota, Fla., and Courtney Drew Hilliard of Cambridge, Mass.; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
The family will be receiving friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Ricketson Funeral Home in Douglas.
Ricketson Funeral Home in Douglas is in charge of arrangements.
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