2018-12-05 / Obituaries

Charles Eubanks


Charles Alexander Eubanks, 69, of 1020 Meadow Ridge Drive, Bainbridge, Ga., passed away at his residence on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018.

Mr. Eubanks funeral was held Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, at the Chapel of Manry Jordan Hodges Funeral Home at 2 p.m. with Rev. Keith Gaines officiating. Burial followed in the Salem Cemetery, Edison, Ga., with Lee, Lance, Austin, Mason, and Perry Birdsong, Scott Bailey, John West and David Cheshire and Hayden Brooke serving as pallbearers. A Celebration of Life was held at his residence on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. He was a member of Edison Baptist Church, Edison, Ga., and he worked as a paramedic for 40 years with the Dougherty County and Lee County EMS. He served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. Mr. Eubanks was born Oct. 5, 1949 in Edison, Ga., to the late Cecil Marcine Eubanks and Clara Rish Eubanks Collier of Edison, Ga.

Other than his father he was preceded in death by a sister, Teresa Ann Hudson.

Survivors include his mother, Clara Rish Eubanks Collier of Edison, Ga.; his wife, Lori Lane Eubanks of Bainbridge, Ga., one son, Chris Eubanks and Amanda of Leesburg, Ga., and one daughter, Jeana Murphy and Chris of Prattville, Ala.; two sisters, Marsha Archibeque and Larry of Bradford, Fla., and Peggy Livingston and Lon of Sylvester, Ga.; one brother, Jimmy Eubanks and Dianne of Edison, Ga. He is also survived by three grandchildren, Mikayla Eubanks, Makenzie Lacey and Gavin Lacey all of Leesburg, Ga.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests that contributions be made to the: Mexico Beach Strong, Thomasville National Bank, 301 North Broad Street, Thomasville, GA 31792 to the attention of Olivia Sanders or to the Bainbridge/Decatur Co. Humane Society, 1250 Cox Avenue, Bainbridge, GA 39819.

Manry-Jordan- Hodges Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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