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Hilda Ann Crovatt
Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors
Hilda Ann Crovatt
PORTAL, Ga. -- Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Hilda Ann Crovatt, age 73, of Portal, Ga., on Saturday, October 27, 2018.
    The funeral service will be Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at 2 p.m. in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Elder Tommy Rountree officiating. Interment will follow in Union Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Wrightsville, Ga.
    The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 p.m. until the time of the service.
    Pallbearers will be Lee Glisson, Rhett Glisson, Joel Byrd, Trey Seamans, Jacob Seamans and Dylan Royal.
    Mrs. Crovatt was born September 3, 1945, in Swainsboro, Emanuel County, Ga., to the late Craig and Clara Fausett Sammons. She was a legal secretary and retired from Georgia Southern University. Mrs. Crovett was previously employed with Marvin Pittman Laboratory School, Hal Roach Attorney at Law and Phyllis Kravich Law Office.
    She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and loved spending time with her family and cats, Max and Ginger.
    Survivors include her husband of 43 years, James "Jimmy" Crovatt of Portal, Ga.; one daughter, Rebecca "Becky" Byrd (Michael) of Orangeburg, S.C.; one son, Robert "Robby" Seamans (Lynn) of Portal, Ga.; two sisters, Carolyn Rosenfield of Milledgeville, Ga.; and Susan Gray (Darryl) of Swainsboro, Ga.; one brother, Craig "Pete" Sammons (Pao) of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; 11 grandchildren, Trey Seamans (Courtney), Alison Seamans (Dylan), Jacob Seamans, Lee Glisson (Nikki), Rhett Glisson (Courtney), Joel Byrd, Addie Byrd, Thomas Byrd, Parker Byrd, Brycen Byrd and Owen Byrd; five great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and extended family.
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    Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for the funeral of Mrs. Hilda Ann Crovatt of Portal, Ga.

Statesboro Herald, October 30, 2018
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