Gladys Pearl Kimbrell Usry: Feb. 7, 2019

Published 12:34 pm Friday, February 8, 2019

AMERICUS — Gladys Pearl Kimbrell Usry, 92, of Americus died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at her home. A native of Ocilla, she was born June 21, 1926, to the late Joseph Melvin Kimbrell and Mary Ella Young Kimbrell. She was a member of Grace Community Church.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, at Greg Hancock Funeral Chapel in Americus with Pastor Steve Hill and Pastor Wayne Swanson officiating. Burial will follow in Ellaville City Cemetery. The family will receive friends an hour prior to the service from 1-2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Survivors include her daughter, Karla Ann Usry; son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Debra Usry; and a granddaughter, Kristen Nicole Usry-Roland and her husband Sam.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Willis Franklin Usry in 2011.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Phoebe Sumter Hospice, P.O. Box 1434, Americus GA 31709.

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Greg Hancock Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.