Nannie Lee Radford

Born: Wed., Aug. 7, 1929
Died: Wed., Oct. 11, 2017


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Oct. 12, 2017
Location: Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors

Funeral Service

3:00 PM Fri., Oct. 13, 2017
Location: Peebles Curry Memorial Chapel


Location: Swainsboro City Cemetery

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Nannie Lee Radford, age 88, of Swainsboro, GA on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 who passed away surrounded by her loving family.

Funeral services will be  Friday, October 13, 2017 at 3:00 PM in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Joe Bedgood officiating.

Interment will follow in the Swainsboro City Cemetery

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening from 6-8 PM.

Pallbearers are Chris Moye, Garret Moye, Matthew Moye, Don Hadden and Joey Webb.

Mrs. Radford was born August 7, 1929 in Wadley, GA to the late Sampson and Mary Williford Newsome. She was a homemaker, retired from Creston's Knitting Mills, enjoyed being a greeter for Wal-Mart and serving at the local senior center with all her friends. Mrs. Radford a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, was a member of Temple Baptist Church. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her loving husband, James Alford Radford; two infant grandsons Jimmy Newman, Justin Newman and adult grandson, David Newman; and all 11 of her siblings.

Survivors include:

One Son: Frankie Lee Newman (Kim) of Stillmore, GA

Four Grandchildren: Susan Newman Wilkerson (Brian) of Kite, GA, Julie N. Moye (Chris) of Lyons, GA, Jeremy L. Newman (Samantha ) of Swainsboro, GA and Chandler Newman of Stillmore, GA

10 Great-Grandchildren, 3 Great-Great-Grandchildren, nieces, nephews and extended family.

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for the funeral of  Mrs. Nannie L. Radford of Swainsboro, GA 


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Rev. Ronald and Kathy Youngblood
   Posted Wed October 11, 2017
We got to know Miss Nannie Lee from the Senior Citizens Center. She will be very much missed. She always had a smile for everyone, and loved to go be with her friends at the Senior Center. Rest in Peace, Miss Nannie Lee. We will see you again one day.