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Mike Brawner

March 14, 1949 ~ June 23, 2020 (age 71)

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Mike Brawner, age 71, of Douglas, GA passed away on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at Coffee Regional Medical Center. Mr. Brawner was born on March 14, 1949 in Coffee County, Georgia the son of the late William Heyward Brawner and Martha Milhollin Brawner.

Mr. Brawner worked as the Chief Appraiser for Ag South, was a University of Georgia graduate and was a member of First Baptist Church of Douglas. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, David Brawner.

Survivors include his lifetime companion, Faye Hennesy of Douglas, GA; two daughters, Liz Grantham (Chris) of Douglas, GA and Lori B. Hersey (David) of Broxton, GA; two sons, Matt Hennesy (Lori) of Douglas, GA and Jeff Hennesy (Kellye) of Douglas, GA; five grandchildren, Emma Lott, Luke Lott, Neely Grantham, Ivey Grantham, Chapel Grantham, Jay Hennesy and Holly Ryan Hennesy; brother, Bill Brawner of Broxton, GA;  nieces and nephews, Brooke Lott, Blair Brawner and Will Brawner.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 11:00am at Douglas City Cemetery with Rev. Carl McDonald officiating with Jeff Hennesy giving the eulogy. Pallbearers will be Danny Paulk, Rand Vickers, Jimbo Atkinson, Ben Vickers, Jimmy Dockery, Wayne Vickers and Don Brooks.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to, Coffee County Food Bank 710 N. Madison Ave., Douglas, GA 31533 (

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

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Graveside Service
June 25, 2020

11:00 AM
Douglas City Cemetery
1623 N. Gaskin Ave.
Douglas, GA 31533


Coffee County Food Bank
710 N. Madison Ave, Douglas GA 31533

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