Mr. Jackie ‘Turtle’ Fleming, 71
Mr. Jackie “Turtle” Fleming, 71, of Hazlehurst passed away March 11 at Atrium Health Navicent Hospital in Macon.
Mr. Fleming was born June 29, 1951, in Jeff Davis County.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Jack Fleming and Inez Brantley Fleming.
He enjoyed life and lived it to the fullest. Truly he enjoyed fishing, and spending time with his family. But his life was trucking and for over 43 years, he persuaded his happiness. He attended Lumber City Baptist Church.
Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law, Joseph Thomas Fleming (Jessica) of Folkston, James Thomas Fleming of Hazlehurst, Brian Thomas Fleming (Cindy) of Hazlehurst, Michael Shaun Fleming of Brunswick; step-son, Michael Todd Brewer (Allie) of Valdosta; step-daughter, Candace Brewer of Hazlehurst; sisters, Rhonda Hewlett of Fargo and Kaye Masters of Fargo; grandchildren, Thomas Joseph (Katie) Fleming, Ryan (Faith) Andrews, Adam Fleming, Christopher Fleming, Brianna Fleming, Thomas Fleming, Matthew Fleming, Lani Fleming, and Titus Brewer; great-great-grandchildren, Colton Fleming, Paisley Fleming, and Elizabeth Bennett; nieces and nephews.
Services were held March 18 in the chapel of Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home with the Rev. David Johnson officiating.
Interment followed in Satilla Free Will Baptist Church cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Matthew Fleming, Thomas Fleming, Ryan Andrews, Christopher Fleming, Mikey McDaniel, Thomas J. Fleming, and Adam Fleming.
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge.