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Mr. Ernest Franklin Nubern
Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory
STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Ernest Franklin Nubern, age 70, died on Monday, May 21, 2018, at the Doctors Hospital in Augusta, Ga.
    The native and lifelong resident of Bulloch County was a 1966 graduate of Southeast Bulloch High School. He retired as an engineer with the Corps of Engineers at Hunter Airfield after 40 years of service.
    He loved fishing, working with plants and flowers.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. Arthur and Mrs. Elsie Nubern; his parents-in-law, Harry and Hilda Eason; and a sister-in-law, Sandra Eason.
    He is survived by his wife, Susan Eason Nubern of Statesboro; his sister, Sara Nubern (Bob) Long of Sevierville, Tenn.; his brother-in-law, Neal Eason (Elizabeth) of St. Marys, Ga.; his brother-in-law, Lloyd Eason of Claxton; his best friend and “brother”, Lewis Hazel (Mary) of Jesup, Ga. Many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.
    The family will receive visitors on Wednesday from noon until 2 p.m. at Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home in Statesboro.
    The funeral service will follow the visitation at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Ricky Allen officiating. Interment will be in Eason Cemetery in Claxton.
    Pallbearers will be Raymond Waters, Mickey Starling, Chris Carter, Chuck Hazel and Chris Hazel.
    In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Ogeechee Area Hospice, P.O. Box 531, Statesboro, GA 30459.
    Friends may sign the online register book at
    Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of arrangements.

Statesboro Herald, May 22, 2018
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