Monroe Sapp, Sr.

Text size

Monroe Sapp, Sr.

July 11, 1943 - January 10, 2019

Monroe Sapp, Sr. Monroe Sapp, Sr. , 75, of Lakeland, GA passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at South Georgia Medical Center in Valdosta, GA. He was born on July 11, 1943 in Palatka, FL to the late Dewey and Bethany (Gurganious) Sapp. Mr. Sapp served in and retired from the United States Army after 20 years of service. After his time in the military, Monroe worked for and retired from Chaparral after 20 years. Mr. Sapp was a hard-working man that loved his family dearly, his grandkids were the light of his life. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, J.M. Sapp, Isaac Sapp, Sister, Viola Hamilton; and half-brothers, James Sapp, Jasper Sapp and John Henry Sapp.
Survivors include his Wife of 46 years, Dorothy "Dot" Sapp of Lakeland, GA, 2 daughters, Tammie and James "Cricket" Smith of Robbinsville, N.C., Carol and Danny Purvis of Lakeland, GA.; 5 Grandchildren, 7 Great Grandchildren, Brothers and Sisters-in-law, Kirby Sapp (Becky Register) of Lakeland, GA, Gwendolyn and Diane Sapp of Ray City, GA, numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members.
A graveside service will be held Sunday, January 13, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. in Greenlawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Messages of sympathy may be expressed online at www.musicfuneralservices.com.
The compassionate and caring staff of Music Funeral Services of Lakeland is caring for Mr. Sapp's family.
Published on January 11, 2019
Send flowers
in memory of Monroe
See more

Obituary published in

Arrangements by

Events

Guestbook

Print Guestbook

Share your condolences and special memories.
The guestbook expires on April 11, 2019.

Select an emblem

1 posts

Missy Bennett
Jan 11, 2019
Up until a year ago I had the pleasure of being Mr and Mrs. Sapp' hygienist. I always cherished the time I spent with Mr. Sapp. He was full of history. Always had a smile and was positive and upbeat, never complaining! Prayers sent for Mrs Sapp and the family. I pray for your peace and comfort in the days ahead! RIP Mr. Sapp! You will be missed!