The funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 P.M., Friday, July 15, 2011 at Shady Grove Baptist Church, 5311 Light Plant Road, Ideal, Georgia. The Reverend David Thomas, pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow in Bertha Dozier Cemetery, Walnut Street, Montezuma, Georgia.
Mrs. Ocilla Fulks Hunter was born September 29, 1919 in Macon County, Georgia to the late Reverend Levy Spaniel Fulks and Lenora Turner Fulks Williams. She received her education from the Macon County public school system. She was married to the late Frank Perkins and to this union they were blessed with five children. She later married the late Jack Hunter and to this union they were blessed with three children. She was the beloved mother of eight children, three preceded her in death, Willie B. Perkins, Eddie Lee Hunter and Jacqueline Hunter Mallard; three grandchildren, Richard Ager, Patricia Sanders and Robert Perkins; great grandson, Malek W. Ager; and three great great grandchildren, Mekyle, Mekayle and Jaylen Ladd.
She retired from Southern Frozen Food, Inc. of Montezuma, Georgia around 1992 after twenty years or more of dedicated services.
She joined the Travelers Home Baptist Church and later moved her membership to the Union Baptist Church where she served on the Usher Board Ministry. Around 2001, she moved her membership to Shady Grove Baptist Church, Ideal, Georgia.
Survivors include children, Ida Walters, Montezuma, GA, Jimmy Perkins, Atlanta, GA, Betty Ager, Oglethorpe,GA, Mattie Sturdivant, Atlanta, GA and Mary Ann Hunter, Snellville, GA; siblings, Florene Pool, Stone Mountain, GA, Elzie Fulks, Ideal, GA, Lola B. James (Earl), Byromville, GA, Ethelrene Coakley (Emmett), Jacksonville, FL and Annie Lois Byse, Middleburg, FL; 26 grandchildren; 62 great grandchildren; 28 great, great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Grandma, You will truly be missed! I will always remember my summers with you! You are the kind of woman I aspire to be like!!! I LOVE YOU
"Let us keep to Christ, and cling to him, and hang on him, so that no power can remove us". To The Family, My Father, who has given them to me, is Greater than All; no one can snatch them out of myFather's hand. John 10:29. Our Loved One will be sadly missed by all of us, so let's just keep the faith, and trust God.
We Love You, Sheila Clark
Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal. Deepest Sympathy and Heartfelt Condolences to the Fulks and Hunter Families!
Agnes Hosley Sumner, Baxley, Ga
Mattie and family, I am so sorry for the loss of your mother but I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.
To the bereaved family may God strengthen you during your hour of bereavement.
LaSondra Wilson Warner Robins,GA
I am so sorry for your loss my thoughts are with your family
Ophelia Waters & Family
Remembering Sunday School and church at Union Baptist your mother just as ours was always there Sosorry to hear of your loss we will always keep you in our prayers.
Yolande, Latrelle, Patricia, Beth, and Jimmy
Our heart felt sympathy, she was a strong beautiful lady that loved her family
Russell & Marianne Curry