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Mrs. Peggy Ann (Sorrow) Shumake

June 9, 1941 ~ June 9, 2018 (age 77)
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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Peggy Ann Sorrow Shumake, age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, June 9, 2018.  Mrs. Shumake was born in Athens, Georgia a daughter of the late Ben Taylor Sorrow and Catherine Allen Sorrow of Danielsville.  Mrs. Shumake was a retired supervisor with General Times Corporation where she worked for thirty-three years.  Mrs. Shumake was a member of Faith Baptist Church and enjoyed attending the Jackson County Senior Center.  In addition to her father, Mrs. Shumake is preceded in death by a sister, Shirley Sorrow and her husband Douglas Edward Shumake.


Survivors in addition to her mother is a son, Jeff Shumake and his wife Melody of Jefferson, daughter, Kim Logan and her husband Lin of Greensboro, son, Troy Shumake and his wife Frances of Commerce, and Doug Shumake and his wife Lori of Jefferson.  One brother, William Taylor Sorrow of Easley, South Carolina, eighteen grandchildren and seventeen great, great grandchildren also survive.


Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, June 13, 2018 from the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with burial to follow in Jackson Memorial Park, Commerce, Georgia.  Gentlemen honored as pallbearers are Trey Shumake, Ricky Brown, Lee Shumake, Wayne Shumake, Rusty Ledford and Lin Logan.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 6:00 – 8:00 P.M.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in memory of Mrs. Peggy Ann Sorrow Shumake to the Jackson County Senior Center, 151 Stan Evans Drive, Jefferson, Georgia  30549.


Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.

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Jackson County Senior Center
151 Stan Evans Drive, Jefferson GA 30549

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