Originally created 12/30/00

Mrs. Margaret Summerlin



STATESBORO, Ga. - Mrs. Margaret Shearouse Summerlin, 78, of Benson Drive, died Friday, Dec. 29, 2000, at East Georgia Regional Medical Center.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Brooklet City Cemetery, Brooklet, with the Rev. Quinn Pugh officiating.

Mrs. Summerlin, a native of Bulloch County, was a homemaker and a member of Statesboro First Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include two sons, P. Raymond Summerlin Jr., Richmond, Va., and James T. Summerlin, Jacksonville, Fla.; a daughter, Sissy Dekle, Statesboro; a brother, Winburn Shearouse, Ocala, Fla.; a sister, Florence Folsom, Birmingham, Ala.; and two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to: National Parkinson's Foundation, 1501 N.W. Ninth Ave., Bob Hope Road, Miami, FL 33136-1494.

The family will receive friends today at the residence.

Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 30, 2000