LEESBURG, GA.- Jimmie Homer Buckner, 74, of Leesburg, died Tuesday August 15, 2017 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00PM Friday, August 18, 2017 at Cobb Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Julian Griner officiating. Interment with military honors, will follow in Cobb-Suncrest Memorial Gardens.
Casketbearers will be Randy Buckner, Cal Buckner, Todd Buckner, Jon Buckner, Bo Buckner and Billy Warren.
Born June 4, 1943 in Doerun, Ga., he was the son of the late Claude Henry Buckner and Mattie Nell Taylor Buckner. Mr. Buckner was a United States Air Force veteran and retired from the Georgia State Patrol as a Senior Trooper.
Survivors include his wife, Sharon Hardee Buckner of Leesburg, Ga.; daughter, Tanya Meredith Buckner Miller and Rob of Jacksonville, Fla.; four grandchildren, Abigail Rebecca Miller, Shelby Meredith Miller, Ashley Brooke Miller and Paige Caprice Miller.
The family will receive friends from 6:00PM-8:00PM Thursday, August 17, 2017 at Cobb Funeral Chapel.
Cobb Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.cobbfuneralchapel.com.
Published on August 16, 2017