Jimmy Couey

Died: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Aug. 17, 2017
Location: Vidalia Chapel

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Fri., Aug. 18, 2017
Location: Stuckey Baptist Church

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Mr. Jimmy Couey, age 76, of Glenwood died late Tuesday night at Community Hospice of Vidalia after an extended illness.  He was a native and a lifelong resident of Wheeler County.

Mr. Couey was a retired production manager with Oxford of Vidalia, he retired in 2003 with 35 years of service.  He was a member of Stuckey Baptist Church for 58 years, where he served for 57 years as a deacon and 42 years as Treasurer.

Jimmy is survived by his wife, Jean Couey of Glenwood; his son, Keith Couey (Suzanne) of Alamo; his daughter, Denise Cox (Hal) of Hazleurst; his God-Daughter, Asa Avery of Glenwood; his brother, Robert Harrell Couey Sr. of Perry Fl; two sisters, Elizabeth Rosalyn Clark of Pooler and Lynette Couey Adams of Dublin; five grandchildren, Caroline Horton (Josh), Maggie Couey, Anna Smith (Brandon), Rex Cox and Ben Couey; and four great-grandchildren, Sophie, Noah, Charlotte and Brooklyn.  

Funeral Services for Mr. Jimmy Couey will be held Friday, August 18, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Stuckey Baptist Church with Reverend B.L. Horne and Perry Avery officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Stewart-Rosier Funeral Service Vidalia Chapel Thursday evening from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Stewart-Rosier Funeral Service Vidalia Chapel is in charge of funeral arrangements.

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Randall & Sherri F. Cooper
   Posted Wed August 16, 2017
So very sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Jerry Yates
   Posted Thu August 17, 2017
I read the news of Jimmy's passing just now with sadness and I send my sincere condolences to you and your family via this email message.
I will always remember Jimmy as one of the smartest people I ever worked with in this industry. He was always willing to help others and share his knowledge in any way possible. I thank God for the chance to have worked with him and to have had his friendship.

Lisa Spell
   Posted Thu August 17, 2017

FEATHERY PALM PLANT was sent by Lisa E. Spell.

Deepest Sympathy! Praying for your family!! Tommy & Lisa Ennis Spell & Ken Ennis

Catherine Clark Jones
   Posted Thu August 17, 2017
So sorry for your loss.Jimmy was a class mate all thur school and was a great guy .He will be missed .

Mary Herrington Armstrong
   Posted Thu August 17, 2017
Sorry to hear about your loss Praying for you all.

Kay Claxton
   Posted Thu August 17, 2017
Jean and Family
So sorry to hear of your loss of Jimmy. He was a good Christian man, and I am thankful that I had the privilege of knowing him and working with him. May God bless and comfort each of you as only He can.

Alegra Evans Day
   Posted Thu August 17, 2017
What a shock when I heard of Jimmy's passing. Jimmy and I were classmates and I am so very sorry to learn of his passing. He has always been a gentleman and fine Christian man. May God protect you and look over you in your time of grief.

Susan Hitchcock (Harrell)
   Posted Fri August 18, 2017
So very sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Karen Pollette-Spainhour
   Posted Fri August 18, 2017
Denise, I am so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. He was a man loved by all that knew him, and I consider myself blessed to have known and worked with him long ago. God Bless you, Miss Jean, Keith and families.

Daniel & Pam Towns
   Posted Fri August 18, 2017
Denise we are praying for you and your family! So very sorry for the loss of your precious daddy! I pray for some comfort for you all! Love you all!

Calvin(Cub) and Barbara Hart
   Posted Sat August 19, 2017
Jean, We are so sorry to hear about Jimmy. Thinking about you and praying for you.

Annette McGowan White
   Posted Sat August 26, 2017
Jean so sorrow for your loss, I went to school with Jimmy he was always just a good guy. Prayers far you and your family

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