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Mr. Ernest Flowers, 97, of Adel, Georgia, passed away Saturday November 11, 2017 at the Fellowship Home in Valdosta. He was born in Cook County on May 14, 1920 to the late Rufus and Ressie Estelle Flowers Flowers. He lived in Cook County all of his life where he was a retired farmer and a member of Antioch United Methodist Church. Mr. Flowers served his country honorably during World War II in the United States Army.

Mr. Flowers is survived by his daughter, DeLaneFlowers of Valdosta; three grandchildren: Laura Crochet of Valdosta, Lamar and Angela Bailey of Cumming, Georgia and Jason Bailey of Macon, Georgia; four great-grandchildren: Rebecca Bailey of Cumming, Alison Taylor of Valdosta, Lauren Bailey of Cumming and Kane Taylor of Valdosta. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nell Gibbs Flowers; a daughter, Patricia F. Bailey; a son, Gerald Flowers; two sisters, Viola Whittle and Pauline Joyce; and a brother, Arthur Flowers.

The Flowers family will receive friends Monday evening November 13, 2017 from 6 until 8 PM at Boone Funeral Home South, 1804 S. Hutchinson Ave. in Adel. The funeral service will take place Tuesday November 14, 2017 at 2 PM at Antioch United Methodist Church with Dr. Gary Brady officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.boonefunerals.com. --Boone Funeral Home is serving the Flowers family.
Published on November 13, 2017
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