Mrs. Haynie Pickle Speer, age 90 of Summerville, GA passed away Sunday, August 6, 2017 at her residence.
Mrs. Speer was born in Broomtown, Alabama on November 14, 1926, daughter of the late Tim Pickle and Emma Brady Pickle. She was a member of the South Summerville Baptist Church, where she taught the Shining Light Sunday School Class for over 50 years. She retired from Best Manufacturing, and was a charter member of the Best Silver Club. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Speer was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Speer; sisters, Waynie Edge and Maurene Wallin; and brothers, Wilburn Pickle and Harold Pickle.
Mrs. Speer is survived by nieces, Susan King and Barbara McCollum; nephews, Mark Pickle and Gerald Pickle; great nieces, Michelle Strickland, Amelia Davis and Emma Pickle; great nephews, Tim Pickle, Jason Pickle, Clark McCollum, Alex Pickle and Lance King; and a number of great great nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Speer will be held Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 4:00 P.M. at the South Summerville Baptist Church with Pastor Stanley Smith and Rev. Jimmy Bryant officiating. Interment will follow in the Green Hills Memory Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Tim Pickle, Jason Pickle, Mark Pickle, Gerald Pickle, Greg McCollum, Clint Hunter and Mike King. Honorary Pallbearers will be the Shining Light SS Class, Sheila Stowe, Peggy Stricklin, Tonya Chamlee, Judy Gambill, Harley Strickland, Barbara Young, Ann Hawkins, Malcolm Pickle and Dennis Elrod.
Mrs. Speer will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Monday evening from 6 until 8 P.M.
The family respectfully asks that no food or flowers be sent, but request memorial donations to the South Summerville Baptist Church or to Gideon’s International .
Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Haynie Pickle Speer.