Originally created 01/19/01

Mr. Henry Wimberly



SWAINSBORO, Ga. - Mr. Henry Lawton Wimberly, 91, died Thursday, Jan. 18, 2001, at Emanuel County Nursing Home.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Tomlinson Funeral Home with the Rev. C. Benjamin Varnell officiating. Burial will be in Swainsboro City Cemetery.

Mr. Wimberly, a native of Bleckley County, had retired as a pharmacist and a farmer and was a member of First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include a son, Frank Lawton Wimberly, Swainsboro; and five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Frank L. Wimberly Jr., Alf L. Wimberly Jr., Ronny W. Boatright, Eric E. Hogan, David E. Kettles Jr., Lynn Nasworthy, Bill E. Simmons and Sidney B. Shepherd.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.