WAYNESBORO, Ga. - Ms. Georgia "Libbo" Elizabeth Claxton Hill, 75, entered into rest Tuesday, February 20, 2007, at Burke Medical Center.
She was born in Waynesboro on January 18, 1932. She worked at Samson's Manufacturing for more than 30 years until retirement. She attended Waynesboro Church of God and was a very family-oriented person.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Rena Mae Jackson, Sr.; three brothers, Charlie Claxton, Richard Jackson, and John Jackson, Jr.; and two grandsons, Raymond Loren, Jr. and Shelton Flakes.
Survivors include a son, Pete Blount (Nena) of Thomson; three daughters, Linda Loren (Raymond), Wren Flakes, and Sandra Claxton, all of Waynesboro; two brothers, Harold Jackson (Shirley) and Jack Jackson, both of Waynesboro; four sisters, Bobbie Ann Eskew of Waynesboro, Johnnie Mae Lariscy (Mark) of Hiram, Ga., Sara Fail (George) of Waynesboro, and Patricia Clark of Louisville; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Thursday, February 22, 2007, at 4 p.m. at the Waynesboro Church of God, with Rev. Joey Grizzle officiating. Interment followed at Burke Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers were Michael Tootle, Robbie Tillman, James Kersey, L. C. Clark, Jr., Jack Jackson, Jr., and Damon Jackson. Honorary pallbearers were her grandsons, Gary Flakes, Jr., Steve Blount, Jr., and Justin Flakes.
DeLoach-Kennedy Funeral Home in Waynesboro was in charge of arrangements.