Sheila (Burgess) Fambrough

Born: Sat., May 30, 1953
Died: Fri., Aug. 19, 2016


5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Mon., Aug. 22, 2016
Location: Crawford Pentecostal Church

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Tue., Aug. 23, 2016
Location: Crawford Pentecostal Church

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Sheila Burgess Fambrough

Sheila Burgess Fambrough, age 63, of Woodville, GA, died Friday, August 19, 2016 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Born in Athens, GA on May 30, 1953, she was the daughter of the late Lindbergh “Buckshot” Burgess and Mattie Catherine Bray Burgess Stowe. She received her education from Monroe High School. Sheila worked for Universal Rundle for a few years and then worked in the shipping department of Lena Hy Garment Company in Greensboro, GA from 1976 until 1991. She married Mickey Fambrough on November 7, 1980. She  enjoyed fishing, cooking, baking cakes, her church and visiting with friends.  She was a member of Crawford Pentecostal Church in Crawford, GA.  
In addition to her husband, Walker Burton “Mickey” Fambrough, Sheila is survived by a daughter, Tauhwana Michelle Wray (Rodney) of Crawford, GA; a son, Charles Larry Jarrell, Jr. (Lynn) of McDonough, GA; grandchildren, Katelyn Campbell, Catherine Wray, Zach Wray, Emmagrace Wray and Brooke Jarrell; siblings, Doyle Burgess, Darren Burgess, Lamar Burgess, Phyllis Beal, Tina Hix, and Treva Peters; a number of other relatives and many friends.  She was preceded in death by two brothers, Perry Burgess and Darrell Burgess; and a sister, Joan Skelton.
Funeral Services will be held, Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at Crawford Pentecostal Church, 804 Athens Road, Crawford, GA 30630 with Rev. Donald Wineinger, Rev. B. G. Miller and Rev. Blake Smith officiating.  Interment will follow in the Penfield Cemetery, 1211 Cemetery Road, Penfield, GA 30669. The family will receive friends Monday, August 22, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the church. Serving as pallbearers are Charles Cowart, Eddie Boswell, Ferrell Bray, Steve Hix, Paul York, Todd Holder, Mark Holder and Jimmy Hix. The family requests that memorials be made to Crawford Pentecostal Church, P. O. Box 239, Crawford, GA 30630.  McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.


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Scott and Vicki Morris
   Posted Sat August 20, 2016
Dear Tuahwana, we were so sorry to hear about your mother. We are praying for your family. We pray God's peace abound in your heart. Sincerely, Scott and Vicki

David and Jayne Wells
   Posted Sun August 21, 2016
We are very sorry to hear about the loss of Sheila. She was a very good person and I enjoyed having her and Mickey in my life. I remember working with her at Lena-Hy and we would all go swimming at the lake in the summer.

Brenda Edwards
   Posted Sun August 21, 2016
So sorry for your lost. She was such a sweet, caring person. May God be with you at this difficult this time. Prayers sent your way.

   Posted Sun August 21, 2016
I am so sorry about your mom's passing. I am praying for you and the family . May God comfort and strengthen you in these sad days.
in deepest sympathy, Carlene, and Dan and family.

Dawn Godbee
   Posted Sun August 21, 2016
I'm so sorry for the loss of you mama. Praying for the whole family. God bless all of you.

betty Glover
   Posted Mon August 22, 2016
Michelle, Rodney, & Family so sorry about your Mother you'll are in my
thoughts and prayers Love you'll much

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Mon August 22, 2016
Dear Tauhwana and family,

I was sorry to hear about your mother and I pray that God will give you and your family, strength, comfort and hope in the days to follow.

God bless you all,

kathy bonner armistead
   Posted Mon August 22, 2016
mickey, youre in our thoughts änd prayers..God be with you and youre family we love you......kathy