2018-02-14 / Obituaries

Mark Miliner


Mark Miliner, 94, of Edison, Ga., passed away Feb. 11, 2018.

Mr. Miliner was born in Clay County, Ga., March 6, 1923, to the late Samuel Parker Miliner Sr. and Callie Louise Bowman Miliner. He was a retired farmer who loved hunting and fishing. He was also the former president of the SWGA Fox Hunters Association. He attended field trials in Alabama, Florida and Georgia. He was a member of Bluffton United Methodist Church where he served as chairman of the administrative board until its closing.

Other than his parents he was preceded in death by an infant son, Mickey Miliner; brothers and sisters, W.C. Miliner, Elizabeth Dorman, Warren Miliner, S.P. Miliner, Grady Miliner, Woodrow Miliner and Maureen Blakeman; and one grandson, Trey Perryman.

Survivors include his loving wife of 70 years, Juanita Koon Miliner; three daughters, Louise Cobb and Danny of Morgan, Ga., Peggy Simpson and Jimmy of Edison, Ga., and Delle Perryman and William of Morgan. In addition there are three grandsons, six granddaughters, 12 great-great grandsons, eight greatgreat granddaughters, four great-great-great grandsons.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Manry- Jordan-Hodges Funeral Home, Blakely, Ga., with Rev. Jackie Williams officiating. Burial will follow at Bluffton City Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Roy Fellows, J.T. Fellows, Colby Fellows, Bubba Simpson, Joe Elliott and Michael Shaw.

Honorary pallbearers will be Bo King, Jimmy Money, Henry Harrell, Raddie Miliner, Walt Miliner, Greg Miliner, Carroll Varnum, Terry Langston, David Taylor, Ted McLendon, Stevie McLendon, Ernest Timpson, Daniel Beasley, Elvin Beasley, Byron Bell, Bill Stone and Chris Roney.

The family will receive friends for visitation from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, at Manry-Jordan- Hodges Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Bluffton City Cemetery Fund.

Manry-Jordan-Hodges Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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