Tifton Gazette

Breaking News

Obituaries

April 24, 2010

James Baldree

TIFTON — James Walter Baldree, 79, of Tifton died Saturday, April 24, 2010 at Tift Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the chapel of Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals, with the Rev. Robert Beggs officiating. Burial will follow at Tift Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at the funeral home.

Tony Bruner, Andy Bruner, Edward Horton, Tim Bruner, Terry Bruner and Steven Bruner will serve as pallbearers.

Mr. Baldree was born July 14, 1930 in Berrien County to Willie Baldree and Annie Lou Walker Baldree, both deceased. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Julie Ann Samples Baldree; one sister, Fannie Horton; and two brothers, Sanford Baldree and Archie Baldree. He was a retired employee of Griffin Ford Motor Company. He was of the Baptist faith.

Mr. Baldree is survived by his four sons and daughters-in-law, Shelton and Lydia Baldree, Johnny and Karen Baldree, Jacke Baldree and James Baldree, all of Tifton; two daughters and sons-in-law, Anna Marie and Bill Turner of Tifton and Angelia and Luis Avalos of Sylvester; one brother, Homer Baldree of Tifton; one sister, Mary Lou Welch of Pavo; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

You may sign the online guestbook at www.bowen-donaldson.com. Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
AP Video
Judge Ponders Overturning Colo. Gay Marriage Ban Airlines Halt Travel to Israel Amid Violence NYPD Chief Calls for 'use of Force' Retraining VA Nominee McDonald Goes Before Congress Bush: Don't Worry, Sugarland Isn't Breaking Up US Official: Most Migrant Children to Be Removed Police Probing Brooklyn Bridge Flag Switch CDC Head Concerned About a Post-antibiotic Era Raw: First Lady Says `Drink Up' More Water Courts Conflicted Over Healthcare Law Holder Urges Bipartisanship on Immigration Raw: Truck, Train Crash Leads to Fireball US Airlines Cancel Israel Flights Obama Signs Workforce Training Law Crash Victims' Remains Reach Ukraine-held City Diplomatic Push Intensifies to End War in Gaza Cat Fans Lap Up Feline Film Festival Michigan Plant's Goal: Flower and Die Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment
House Ads
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Seasonal Content
Business Marquee
Weather Radar
Video
SW Ga. Sacred Harp group at Folklife Festival in Tifton
Balloons released in Fitzgerald honoring fallen balloonist
Riding the Steam Train at Ga. Museum of Agriculture
Poll

Do you plan to watch any of the Republican National Convention?

Yes
No
     View Results
Poll

Are you better off now than you were four years ago?

No
Yes
     View Results
Poll

Do you plan to watch any of the Republican National Convention?

Yes
No
     View Results
Poll

Do you plan to watch any of the Republican National Convention?

Yes
No
     View Results
Poll

Are you better off now than you were four years ago?

No
Yes
     View Results
Poll

Are you better off now than you were four years ago?

No
Yes
     View Results