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The Rev. John Cecil Currie
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home
The Rev. John Cecil Currie
SCREVEN, Ga. -- The Rev. John Cecil Currie, 91, of Screven, Ga., died Tuesday, October 2, 2018, at Wayne Memorial Hospital after a short illness.
    The Wayne County, Ga., native and U.S. Army veteran was a member of O’Quinn Baptist Church and began his church pastoral positions in 1963 and retired in 2010.
    He was predeceased by his wife of 68 years, Christine Wimpey Currie.
    Survivors are two daughters and sons-in-law, Jo Ann and Robert Hagan of Statesboro, Ga.; Brenda and Danny Sowell of Jesup, Ga.; two grandchildren, William and Katie Hagan of Hendersonville, N.C.; John and Rose Hagan of Altamonte Springs, Fla.; step-granddaughter, Jennifer (Gary) Sapp of Claxton; four step-great-grandchildren, Molly Bradley, Jamie, Sara and Kaitlyn Sapp.
    The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, October 4, 2018, at Rinehart and Sons Chapel with the Rev. Vann Dempsey and the Rev. Gerald Greenlee officiating. Private family interment will follow in the O’Quinn Cemetery.
    Active pallbearers will be Larry Wimpey, J.A. Beaver, Carlton James, Gary Ray, Mitch Beverly and Buddy Martin.
    Visitation will be 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
    Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home of Jesup, Ga., is in charge of arrangements.

Statesboro Herald, October 4, 2018
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