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Mr. Donnie Harold Overstreet, 66

Mr. Donnie Harold Overstreet, 66, of Toombs County passed away Aug. 21 at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah following a brief illness.
Mr. Overstreet was born Feb. 23, 1955, in Appling County to the late Evans Overstreet Sr. and the late Cleo Jewel Yawn Overstreet. He retired from Iron Workers Union Local 709 of Savannah. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Colon Wendell Overstreet and Jackie Overstreet Sr. Donnie was an avid gardener. Anytime someone came to visit him they always left with vegetables he had grown. He was an outdoorsman. He enjoyed tending to his cattle and other animals as well as fishing and hunting, and he was always ready to lend a hand to anyone who needed help.
Survivors include his wife, LaDonna Sellers Overstreet of Lyons; son, Miles Donnie Overstreet of Fernandina Beach, Fla.; brothers and sisters-in-law, Evans and Janell Overstreet Jr. of Alma, Billy and Judy Overstreet of Cordele, Robert Dale Overstreet of Baxley, Tommy Dean Overstreet of Flintstone, Terrell “Terry” Eugene and Sharon Overstreet of Baxley, Bobby and Karen Overstreet of Hazlehurst, and Larry and Patrisa Overstreet of Surrency; sister, Betty Jo Overstreet Smith of Wasilla, Alaska; a host of nieces and nephews.
A graveside service was held Aug. 23 at Oak View Church Cemetery with the Rev. Keith Yawn and Elder Jerry Lightsey officiating.
Active pallbearers were Joe Price Williams, Glenn Smith, Ben Newton, Roger McDonald, Earl Beecher, and Charles Stone.
Swain Funeral Home was in charge.

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