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Mrs. Barbara Sanders Maharrey
Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory
Mrs. Barbara Sanders Maharrey
STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mrs. Barbara Sanders Maharrey, age 62, died on Thursday, October 18, 2018, at East Georgia Regional Medical Center.
    The native and lifelong resident of Bulloch County was a graduate of Southeast Bulloch High School and attended Georgia Southern University. She also received a horticulture degree from Ogeechee Technical College.
    She was a certified nursing assistant and worked with Ogeechee Home Health Care and with Wynn Army Medical Hospital. She was active in the Nevils Community as a caregiver for her friends and neighbors.
    She loved reading, listening to music, writing and working with flowers.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Thomas Maharrey Jr.; and her parents, Sidney and Eloise Sanders.
    Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Alana and Brett Olson of North Beach, Md.; a stepdaughter and her husband, Mandy and Corey Myers of Evans, Ga.; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Beverly Fordham of Statesboro, Bonnie and Sam Cook of Statesboro and Billie Rose and Jerry Lanier of Hazlehurst; her nieces and nephews, Heather Butler, Matt Fordham, Jerry Lanier Jr., Sherry Maulden, Rose Mary Leveret, Lawanna Oglesby, Sidney Allen Lanier and Laura Shirley. Sveral great-nieces and great-nephews also survive.
    A visitation will be held on Saturday from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home.
    A graveside funeral service and burial will be on Sunday at 2 p.m. in Lanes Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.
    The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Lanes Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 1022 Lanes Church Road, Brooklet, GA 30415.
    Friends may sign the online register book at
    Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of the arrangements.

Statesboro Herald, October 20, 2018
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