Gail (Wilson) Sconyers

Born: Wed., Oct. 18, 1939
Died: Mon., Jan. 14, 2019


10:00 AM to 11:00 PM, Thu., Jan. 17, 2019
Location: Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Jan. 17, 2019
Location: Peebles Curry Memorial Chapel


Location: Eastbrook Cemetery and Mausoleum

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Gail W. Sconyers, age 79, of Savannah, GA formerly of Swainsboro, GA on Monday, January 14, 2019 at Rivers Edge Retirement Community.

Funeral services will be Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Brad McKenzie officiating.

Interment will follow in the Eastbrook Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, January 17, 2019 from 10:00 AM till time of service.

Pallbearers are Mark Smith, William Brickhouse, Mitchell Guthrie, Mike Guthrie, Kaleb Guthrie and Glenn Moore

Mrs. Sconyers was born October 18, 1939, in Swainsboro, Emanuel County, GA to the late Toby M. Sr. and Nannie Dell Shepard Wilson and was a Swainsboro High School Graduate.  She was employed by Dolores & Woodys Department Store, later retired from Ashley's Department Store and was a member of Emanuel Christian Ministries. Mrs. Sconyers enjoyed gardening, shopping, decorating and traveling. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Sconyers and brother Toby "Buddy" Wilson Jr.

Survivors include:

Three Daughters: Angie Smith (Sandra Seoane) of Savannah, GA, Lisa Moore (Glenn) of Boerne, TX and Pam Lewis (Terry) of Perry, GA

One Son: Johnny Smith (Carla) of Twin City, GA

One Sister: Wanda Smith of Scott, GA

One Brother: Joe Wilson (Gail) of Kite, GA

Five Grandchildren: Ashley Davis, Kelly Ricks (Jeremy), Craig Smith, Justin Moore and Hunter Moore

Three Great-Grandchildren: Alba Ricks, Nash Ricks, Sailor Davis, nieces, nephews and extended family.

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for the funeral of  Mrs. Gail W. Sconyers of Savannah, GA


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Ann Allen and Jan Durden
   Posted Tue January 15, 2019
Gail is a beautiful woman,inside and out. I and my family have known Gail most of our lives. We love Gail and her family. I know she is resting in the arms of her Saviour. Gail will be so missed.

Cornelia Snyder
   Posted Wed January 16, 2019
I am so sorry for the loss of Gail. She will be missed by so many. My deepesr sympathy to all the family members