Flossie Mae Wilbanks
Flossie Mae Wilbanks, 80, of Clayton, formerly from Toccoa, passed away Wednesday, March 9, 2016, at Mt. View Health Care. Flossie worked many years for the Stephens County School System as a janitor and was of the Baptist faith.
Flossie was born in Stephens County and was the daughter of the late John Lewis McCroskey and Lula McCroskey.
She was preceded in death by her parents and by her sister and best friend, Virginia Jenkins, and by one brother, John C. McCroskey.
She is survived by two sons Danny McCroskey of Clayton, and Timothy Wilbanks of Toccoa, three daughters, Melissa Wilkes (Richard) of Clayton, Tammy Turpin (Mike) of Clayton, and Wanda Garrett of Toccoa, two brothers, Benny McCroskey of Toccoa, and Bobby McCroskey of Toccoa, and one sister Carolyn Carter. Seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren, along with nieces and nephews and cousins also survive.
Funeral services were held Sunday, March 13, 2016, at the Eastside Chapel of Hunter Funeral Home at 2 p.m., with the Revs. Jeff Hawkins andTony Drinnon officiating. Burial was in the Turpin Family Cemetery on Sandy Ford Road in the Warwoman Community.
The body was at the Hunter Funeral Home and taken to the Eastside Chapel. The family received friends the evening of Saturday, March 12, 2016, from 6-8 p.m. The family was at the home of her daughters on Warwoman Road.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. An online guest book is available at www.hunterfuneralhomega.com.
The Clayton Tribune, March 17, 2016