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Ms. Wanda Rainey Gillis, 85

Ms. Wanda Rainey Gillis, 85, of Hazlehurst, passed away Feb. 21 at the Bethany Home in Vidalia.
Ms. Gillis was born Feb. 27, 1938, in Soperton.
She is preceded in death by her parents, James Seward Rainey and Vera McCranie Rainey, husband, Lester Gillis and daughter, Jeanine Gillis.
Ms. Wanda was a southern, classy, sassy soul.
She was an avid cat lover and was always adventurous, she always enjoyed her trips to the mountains. She enjoyed working and in her later years, in her mind, she was always working and staying busy.
She was loved dearly by her friends and will be sadly missed by all.
She was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Episcopal Church of Baxley.
Survivors include her loving friends, Carroll and Lori Moye and Clint and Laurene Owens.
Graveside services were held Feb. 23 in West View Cemetery in Soperton with the Rev. Chuck Morgan officiating.
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge.

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