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Karen Hernandez

October 19, 1965 — September 4, 2021

Karen Hernandez, age 55, of Willacoochee, Georgia passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2021. Mrs. Hernandez was born on October 19, 1965 in Coffee County, Georgia the daughter of the late Hiram Hilliard, Jr. and Susie Mae Meeks.

Mrs. Hernandez worked as a store clerk at a convenience store and was of the Pentecostal Faith.

Survivors include son, Robbie Lee Joseph Hilliard (Teresa) of Willacoochee, GA; 2 daughters, Anna Alvarado (Joe) of Willacoochee, GA and, Rosa Johnson of Douglas, GA; brother, Jimmy Newburn of Brunswick, GA; 6 grandchildren, Joanna Alvarado, Brooklyn Hilliard, Kyli Hall, Cahlani Johnson, Joe Alvarado and, Arias Johnson; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Graveside memorial services will be held on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Douglas City Cemetery with Rev. Loy Burkett officiating.

Memorialization is by cremation.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at

Attendees are asked to comply with the current guidelines and restrictions concerning containment of the Coronavirus, including masks and social distancing.

Sims Funeral Home, Douglas, GA is in charge of arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Karen Hernandez, please visit our flower store.

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Thursday, September 9, 2021

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