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Ms. Bernice Gilbert

August 18, 1954 ~ May 4, 2023 (age 68) 68 Years Old

Ms. Bernice Gilbert Obituary

Ms. Bernice Gilbert, age 68, of Statesboro, GA., passed peacefully away on Thursday, May 4, 2023 at East Georgia Regional Medical  Center.

She was a graduate of Hollywood Hills High School in Hollywood, FL. She was a member of New Beginning Church of Christ Holiness Unto The Lord Church and also a member of the Eastern Stars.

Bernice was employed at Willow Hill Elementary School for several years, then went on to become a caretaker until her health failed.

She is survived by her daughter, Shontell Jones, Portal, GA.; sisters, Shirley (William) Allen, Portal, GA., Virginia Williams, Metter, GA., Patricia Goodman, Portal, GA., and Janice (Willie) Gresham, Covington, GA.; brothers, Jeffery (Shirley) Jones, Brooklet, GA., Donald Jones, Statesboro, GA., and Charles Jones, Twin City, GA. A host of other relatives and friends.

Walk-through viewing will be held on Friday, May 12, 2023 from 4:00p.m. - 7:00p.m. in the Statesboro Chapel of Craig R. Tremble Funeral Homes, Inc.

Celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 11:00a.m. at New Beginning Church of Christ, 4235 Willow Hill Road, Portal GA 30450. Elder Emory Hagins, eulogist.

Internment will be at Lee Hodge Cemetery, Portal, GA

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Celebration of life services have been entrusted to the care of Craig R. Tremble Funeral Homes, Inc., Statesboro Chapel, 238 West Main Street, Statesboro, Ga. 30458

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Walk-Through Viewing
May 12, 2023

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Craig R. Tremble Funeral Homes, Inc., Statesboro Chapel, 238 West Main Street, Statesboro, GA 30458
238 W. Main Street
Statesboro, GA 30458

Celebration of Life Service
May 13, 2023

11:00 AM
New Beginning Church of Christ
4235 Willow Hill Road
Portal, GA 30450

Interment following funeral service
May 13, 2023

Lee - Hodge Cemetery, Two Chop Road, GA


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