The funeral service will be conducted at 3:00 P.M., Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the St. Paul A.M.E Church, Corner of Russell and Johnson Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia, where Reverend Norris Harris is pastor. Interment will follow in the Oglethorpe City Cemetery, Memorial Drive, Oglethorpe, Georgia.
Cedric was born May 21, 1957 to the late Sipp English and Mae Ola Russell English in Oglethorpe, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his brother, Torryce English. He was educated in the public school system of Macon County and was a 1975 graduate of Macon County High School in Montezuma, Georgia. He attended the Fort Valley State College. Cedric confessed Christ as his personal Savior and joined the band of Christian believers at St. Paul A.M.E. Church in Oglethorpe, Georgia.
He was joined in Holy Matrimony to the former Earnestine Haugabook and to this union, four children were born.
He leaves to cherish his memories: his wife, Earnestine Haugabook English, Oglethorpe, Georgia; four children, Monica Laster, Warner Robins, Georgia, Demarco Witchard, Americus, Georgia, Cedric English, Jr., Montezuma, Georgia and Carol Hollis, Warner Robins, Georgia; one sister, Rosa English Marshall, Oglethorpe, Georgia; aunts and uncle, Daniel Russell (Ellen Rose) Decatur, Georgia, Ruthie Bell Dooley, Atlanta, Georgia, Annie Mae Jairrels, Decatur, Georgia and Emma Parrish, Bonaire, Georgia; and a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.