Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst announces the funeral for Mr. Wade Jefferson (Jeff) Pace, 67, of Hazlehurst, who passed away Sept. 27. Services will be Sept. 29 at 11 a.m. at First United Methodist Church in Hazlehurst with the Rev. Allen Hartsfield officiating. Burial will follow at Satilla Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mr. Pace was born in Hazlehurst. Jeff was the son of the late Charles Balwin and Margaret Ursrey Pace. He was a 1972 graduate of Jeff Davis High School, a 1975 graduate of DeVry Institute of Technology. He was employed by Georgia Power, Southern Nuclear Company for 39 years as an I and C technician and retired as a maintenance supervisor.
Survivors include wife Melisa Thomas Pace of Hazlehurst; children Megan Davenport (Shawn) of Hazlehurst, Grant J. Pace of Brunswick, and Jesse W. Pace (Brittney) of Mableton; granddaughters Pacely, Kenna Lee and Mary Margaret Davenport of Hazlehurst; sisters Linda Aycock (Glynn) of Baxley and Marie Di Rosa (Mario) of Ft. Myers, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Sept. 29, 10 a.m. at First United Methodist Church in Hazlehurst.
Active pallbearers will be Danny Brown, Robert Miller, Terry Rowe, Anthony Moore, Dennis Yawn and Jason Williams.
Music is rendered by Terry Hester.
A guest book is available to sign at milesfuneralhomega.com