Devoted Wife and Mother
DANVILLE, GA - Geraldine (Jerry) H. Bowen Coussons,99, of Danville, Georgia passed away Saturday, December 10, 2016 in Statesboro, Georgia.
Mrs. Coussons was born March 8, 1917 in Chicago, Illinois to the late George and Grace Bowen. She was married in Jamestown, Rhode Island to the late Emory Watson Coussons. She has resided for the last 73 years in Wilkinson County, GA where she was a faithful member of Pleasant Plains Primitive Baptist Church.
Mrs. Coussons is survived by three children, Bill Coussons of Statesboro, Grace Coussons-Brownlee and Wesley of Danville and George Coussons and Mary Anne of Guyton, GA. Eight grandchildren, Stephen Dyar, Brian Dyar, Angela Coussons-Dyches, Carol Coussons-deRayes, Candice Coussons Bogardus, John Brownlee, Beth Brownlee-Kerkhoff, and Jason Brownlee as well as 15 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers include Tommy Coussons, Brad Coussons, John Bogardus, Daniel Dyches Jr., Jason Brownlee and John Brownlee.
Visitation will be at 2:00pm Tuesday, December 13, 2016, at Pleasant Plains Primitive Baptist Church in Danville with the funeral to follow at 3:00pm. Elders Gary Hall, Stephen Dyar and Michael Hataway will officiate.
Reece Funeral Home in Jeffersonville have charge of arrangements