Shirley Colleen Morton Fennell

October 11, 1938March 14, 2018

Shirley C. Fennell

Sylvania –Shirley Colleen Morton Fennell, age 79, passed away on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Optim Medical Center – Screven in Sylvania. She was born in Effingham County, GA to the late Dave & Alma Godley Morton, was a homemaker and was of Baptist faith. She enjoyed being with her family and was preceded in death by her Parents; Sisters: Joyce Brabham and Doris Brower; Brothers: William Morton, Buddy Morton and Bobby Morton.

Survivors: Daughters and Son-In-Law: Debbie Brown and Vickie & Freddie Overstreet, all of Sylvania; Sons and Daughters-In-Law: Al & Sherry Brown of Wheeling, MO and Harvey, Jr. & Jordan Cryder of Sylvania; Sisters and Brother-In-Law: Peggy & Mack Beasley of Sylvania, Melba Brabham of Springfield, GA and Mary Tilley of Newington, GA; 10 Grandchildren; 15 Great-Grandchildren; Several Nieces and Nephews.

Visitation: Friday, March 16, 2018 at 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM at Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: Friday, March 16, 2018 at 3:00 PM at the Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dr. Karen R. Zeigler officiating. Burial following in Screven County Memorial Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Bubba Overstreet, Kenneth Sanders, Grant Yarber, Zac Cryder, Ryan Brown and Chris Sims. Honorary Pallbearers: Dot Howell, Butch Beasley, Darrick Waters, Donald Waters, Pam Davis, Wayne Cryder and Junior Thompson.

Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.


  • Visitation Friday, March 16, 2018
  • Funeral Service Friday, March 16, 2018
  • Burial Following At Friday, March 16, 2018

Shirley Colleen Morton Fennell

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