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Mrs. Anita Dyal Silas, 64

Mrs. Anita Dyal Silas, 64, of Hazlehurst died Feb. 14 at her residence.
Mrs. Silas was born June 28, 1958, in Duvall County.
She is preceded in death by her parents, John Lester Dyal and Ella Faye Wheeler Dyal, and her siblings, B.J. Hughes, Johnny Hughes, Charles Dyal, Roger Dyal, Johnny Dyal, Pearl Newham, and Mary Medders.
She was previously employed with Walmart and attended Hillcrest Baptist Church. She was definitely an outdoors person, she enjoyed fishing, reading, the sunshine, and working in her yard. She loved her family dearly and enjoyed spending time with them.
Survivors include her husband, Galen Silas of Hazlehurst; daughters, Jammie (Jaime) Torres of Hazlehurst and Gayla (Keith) Harrellson of Hazlehurst; sons, Joey Silas of Douglas and Kelly Silas of Hazlehurst; brothers, Tony (Donna) Hughes of Lumber City and J.L. Dyal of Alabama; sisters, Sandra Taylor of Hazlehurst and Deborah (Jr.) Garret of Hazlehurst; special caregiver, niece, April McDonald of Hazlehurst; sister-in-law, Carol Silas McLeod (Jimmy) of Texas; grandchildren, Nickolas Chaca, Jordan Torres, Abigail Torres, Ainsleigh Torres, Caitlin Kirkland, Gabriel Silas, Lauren Harrelson, Ryan Harrelson, Brian Harrelson, and Corey Harrelson; seven great-grandchildren; several nieces, and nephews.
Services were held Feb. 16 in the chapel of Wainright-Parlor Funeral with Minister Donna Mullins and Corey Carter officiating. Interment followed in Hazlehurst Memorial Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Jaime Torres, Kevin Taylor, Kelly Silas, Nickolas Chaca, Gabriel Silas, and Raciel Rubio.
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge.

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