Mrs. Vermell Daniels Towns, 83, of Hazlehurst, died March 6 at her residence.
Mrs. Towns was born Aug. 27, 1935, in Odom to the late Dave Madison Daniels and the late Bealer Channell Daniels. She was retired from Hazlehurst Mills and a member of Satilla Free Will Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Earl Towns.
Survivors include daughters, Laurencene Carden of Hazlehurst, Edna Hughes (Edward) of Hazlehurst, Patsy Hughes (Dearl) of Hazlehurst and Helen Simmons (Martin Lewis) of Hazlehurst; honorary sisters, Betty Lloyd of Yulee, Fla., and Shirley Towns of Towns; 16 grandchildren; host of great and great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Services were held March 8 at Satilla Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. Paul Smith officiating. Interment followed in Hazlehurst Memorial Cemetery.
Honorary pallbearers were Mrs. Sheryl Copeland, all members of Satilla Free Will Baptist Church and those in attendance.
Active pallbearers were Alan Batchlor, Steven Connell, Danny Lloyd, Greg Towns, Justin Smith and Colby Hughes.
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge.