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Winston Kyle Purvis

November 15, 1955 ~ January 8, 2018 (age 62)

Mr. Winston Kyle Purvis, age 62, of Douglas, GA passed away on Monday, January 8, 2018, Douglas, GA. Mr. Purvis was born on November 15, 1955, in Coffee County, GA to the late “Wink” and Waunelle Purvis.

Survivors include his Wife: Desiree Bird Purvis of Douglas, GA; Daughter’s: Mrs. Paige and husband Jason DeGoursey of Douglas, GA and Mrs. Amy and husband Claude Holbrook of Adel, GA; four Grandchildren: Emily DeGoursey, Brooker DeGoursey, Asher Holbrook, and Briggs Holbrook;  Mother-in-Law: Ms.Sandra Bird of Douglas, Ga.; Sister-in-Law: Ms. Michele Purvis; Brother-in-Law: Mr. Chuck and wife Charlotte Bird; several aunts, uncles, three nieces, one nephew, and several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his Brother: Kip Purvis;

The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 9:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at Sims Funeral Home.   

The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at 2:00 P.M. at the First Baptist Church with Rev. Shep Johnson officiating and Dr. Kathy Gentry  Eulogy.  Mrs. Marsha Gilliard as the pianist.   The song selected for the service “The Storm Is Over” by CD.  Active Pallbearers were: Dan Hatfield, Walter Daniel, Alfred Penn, Sage Barnwell, Chuck Bird, and Greg Childre. 

 Interment will follow at the Douglas City Cemetery.

Sims Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements

 Service Information

January 9, 2018

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sims Funeral Home
201 N Peterson Ave.
Douglas, Georgia 31533

Funeral Service
January 10, 2018

2:00 PM
First Baptist Church
124 N. Gaskin Ave.
Douglas, GA 31533

January 10, 2018

Douglas City Cemetery
1623 N. Gaskin Ave.
Douglas, GA 31533

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