Valdosta Daily Times


June 19, 2014

Jimmy C. Giddens Jr.

VALDOSTA — Jimmy Carlton Giddens Jr., 50, of Hahira, died Tuesday, June 17, 2014. He was born in Shirley, Mass., on Feb. 24, 1964, and had lived in Hahira most of his life. He loved his family, grandchildren and friends. He was raised on the family farm that he loved and especially enjoyed bailing hay. Jimmy was a 1983 graduate of Lowndes High School and was of the Baptist faith.  

Survivors include his parents, Jimmy Sr. and Linda Giddens of Hahira, sister and brother-in-law, Beth and Louie Radney, Jr. of Hahira; three children, Trey, Chaise and Taylor; two grandchildren, Baylin and Brenna; niece and nephew, Kasie Radney, Kraven Radney; his grandmother, Doris Clanton Giddens of Hahira; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Carlton D. Giddens; and maternal grandparents, Bishop M. Ward and Evelyn Hancock Ward.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, June 20, 2014, in the chapel of Martin/McLane Funeral Home with the Rev. Terry Sellars and Pastor Keith Stith officiating. Burial will follow in Fellowship Cemetery near Cecil.

The family will receive friends on Friday from 1 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Condolences to the family may be conveyed online at — Martin/McLane Funeral Home of Hahira

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