Lynwood A. “Jake” Peeples, SR 88 of Folkston, Ga. passed away July 6, 2015 at Hospice Of the Golden Isles` Brunswick, Georgia. He was born November 4, 1926 to the late George A. Peeples and Annie King Peeples. He was a proud United States Army Veteran. He retired from Rayonier Incorporated as a Track Manager. He was a member of the Folkston United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife: Mildred Irene Peeples, 3-Children and their spouses: Gayle Lynette & Bud Cantrell, Lynwood A., JR & Gerlinde Peeples, & Ronald Cliff & Barbara Peeples; 2-Sisters: Faye Crosby & Earlene Fulmer; 14-Grandchildren & 24-Great Grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Thursday, July 9 at Shepard Funeral Home from 6-8 PM. Funeral services will be held Friday, July 10 at Folkston United Methodist Church at 11:00 AM with Rev. Jack Varnell and Rev. Benji Varnell officiating. Burial will be in Sardis Cemetery.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at www.shepardfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard Funeral Home in Folkston, GA.