Mrs. Juanita Nell Lee Geiger, age 78 of Axson, Ga. passed away Sunday, February 27, 2022, at her home surrounded by her daughters and loved ones.
She was born in Manor, Ga. on January 17, 1944, daughter of the late Styles Lee and Ada Morgan Lee. Mrs. Geiger made her home in Axson for the last 60 years. She raised her children alongside her late husband, while working 45 years at Standard Container/Brockway in Homerville, Ga. She was of the Christian faith, and the Church of God of Prophecy of Axson, Ga. held a special place in her heart. Mrs. Geiger enjoyed making memories with her family, working in her yard and flowers, being a seamstress, quilting, but most of all she loved camping and fishing with her husband, daughters and son-in-laws, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and friends. In addition to her parents Mrs. Geiger was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Geiger of Axson, Ga., her granddaughter, Talisa Hope Durrance, of Pearson, Ga., son-in-law, Gene Corbitt of Axson, Ga., special niece, Joan Marie Lee, and 6 siblings, Omie White of Axson, Ga., Leona Bullard of Millwood, Ga., Franie Smith of Waycross, Ga., Elmer Lee of Douglas, Ga., James Lee of Douglas, Ga., and Delmas Lee of Pearson, Ga.
3 Daughters: Cynthia White and husband Randall of Axson, Ga.
Carol Durrance and husband Johnny of Pearson, Ga.
Maxine Corbitt of Axson, Ga.
3 Grandchildren: Richard “Wade” Carver and wife Haley of Pearson, Ga.
Kevin Bryant Davis of Axson, Ga.
Crystal Sharee Combs and husband Chris of Millwood, Ga.
5 Great Grandchildren: Mackenzie Elizabeth Carver of Pearson, Ga.
Salah LaChelle Durrance of Pearson, Ga.
Bayli Jo Carver of Pearson, Ga.
Christopher Eugene Combs of Millwood, Ga.
Claire Elizabeth Combs of Millwood, Ga.
Several nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives also survive.
Funeral services for Mrs. Geiger were held Wednesday, March 02, 2022, at 3:00 P.M. at the Axson Church of God of Prophecy in Axson, Ga. with Rev. Britt Peavey and Mrs. Sue White officiating. Special musical selections included "Serenaded by Angels" and "I Can Only Imagine" by cd. The interment followed in the Axson Cemetery with "Amazing Grace" rendered by cd.
Serving as active pallbearers were: David Burch, Derryl Lee, Andy Royals, Jeffrey White, Fred White and Mike Williams.
Relihan Funeral Home in Pearson, Ga. was in charge of the arrangements.