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Mrs. Nena Alva Colbert

December 13, 1934 ~ August 28, 2020 (age 85)

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Mrs. Nena Alva Colbert, age 85, of Summerville, GA passed away Friday- August 28, 2020 at her residence.

Mrs. Colbert was born December 13, 1934 in Lyerly, GA to the late Roy and Lelia Mae Morrison Johnson. She retired from Bigelow-Sanford after many years of service and was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by daughter, Tina Marie Colbert; a son, Charles Edward “Eddie” Colbert, Jr.; brothers, Roy “Sunny”, Deed, and Robert Martin; Sisters, Virginia Gardner, and Beatrice DeBord.  

Survivors include her husband, Charles Edward “Buddy” Colbert, Sr.; Daughter, Kathy (Terry) Day; Sister, Susie Forbes; Daughter-in law, Melissa Colbert; Eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren also survive.

Graveside and interment services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Colbert will be at 2:00 PM Monday- August 31,2020 at Greenhills Memorial Memory gardens with Bro. Tim Day officiating. Pallbearers will be BJ Montgomery, Doug Colbert, Eric Brown, Luke Busby, Bruce Agee, Jeremy Willingham. Honorary Pallbearers will be, Brantley Brown, Jackson Montgomery, and Matthew Busby.

Visitation will be private for immediate family.

The Colbert family along with the staff of Mason Funeral Home remind anyone in attendance to keep in mind the current guidelines and restrictions set forth by the C.D.C. as it pertains to social gatherings including social distancing, gathering limits, and face masks.

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Graveside Service
August 31, 2020

2:00 PM
Greenhills Memory Gardens
290 Greenhills Memory Gardens Road
Summerville, GA 30747

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