Valdosta Daily Times

January 22, 2013

Nettie Mae Jowers Vickers


The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Nettie Mae Jowers Vickers, 89 of Norman Park passed away Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 at her residence.

She was born on Nov. 15, 1923 in Douglas, Ga. to the late Marvin and  Olliff Kirkland Jowers. She was a homemaker and member of Cool Springs Freewill Baptist Church. Mrs. Vickers was preceded in death by her husband, W.A. Vickers, step son, Ty Vickers, brothers, J.D. Jowers, Robert Jowers, Marvin Jowers, Jr., sisters, Thelma Vickers, Doris Jowers, and Sandra Whitley.

She is survived by her son, Keith Vickers and wife Dawn Michelle of Sparks; daughter, Tammy Vickers Brown and husband James of Lake Park; step daughter-in-law, Ludell Vickers, Quincy, Fla.; sister, Retha Parker, Middleburg, Fla.; three grandchildren, Brandon Vickers of Lake Park, Heather and Hunter Vickers of Sparks; step grandchildren, Ken Vickers and wife Gwen of Griffin, Linda Barton and husband Dave of Tallahassee, Fla., Joe Vickers of Tallahassee, Fla.; six great-grandchildren; special caregivers, Larry and Gail Baker, Renee and Rick Hayes, Judy Hinson, all of Norman Park; and numerous nieces  and nephews.

Service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 at Baker Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Voyles officiating. Interment will be held in Cool Springs Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery. Casketbearers will be Larry Baker, Rick Hayes, Earl Bishop, Ken Vickers James Brown, Brandon Vickers. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. this evening at the funeral Home. — Baker Funeral Home, Moultrie