Originally created 11/04/99

Mr. Ernest Darrisaw



TENNILLE, Ga. -- Mr. Ernest Darrisaw, 86, of Georgia Route 2, died Wednesday, Oct. 27, 1999, at Washington County Regional Medical Center, Sandersville.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Saint Galilee Church of God in Christ, Sandersville, with Elder Edward Dixon officiating. Burial will be in Burnett Grove Cemetery, Tennille.

Mr. Darrisaw, a native of Washington County, was a farmer.

Survivors include two sons, Harvey Lee Darrisaw and Ernest Darrisaw Jr., both of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; six daughters, Earlie Mae Fuller, Sandersville, and Birdie Mae Wright, Annie Perl Ray, Jerry Dean Wright, Vivian Darrisaw and Betty Jean Darrisaw, all of Fort Lauderdale; a brother, Early Darrisaw, Tennille; and 48 grandchildren, 65 great-grandchildren, and 13 great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Elton Fuller, Amos Darrisaw, Eddie J. Dixon, Herschel Darrisaw, Etemius Darrisaw and J. Darrisaw.

M.C. Smith Funeral Home, Sandersville, is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 4, 1999