Miriam Faye Ussery, 65, of Glenn Road died Friday, Nov. 23, 2013 at a local hospital.
The family greeted friends Sunday at the residence.
A memorial service was held at 2 p.m., Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, in the chapel of Bridges Funeral Home and she was interred at the Georgia Veteran's Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville.
Mrs. Ussery was born Jan. 26, 1948, in Milledgeville and was the daughter of the late Oscar McCoy and Marian Estelle Smith McCoy. She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Ussery is survived by her husband of forty-five years, Albert Ray Ussery; daughters and son-in-law, Tammy and Lee Martin Jr. and Jessica Rena Ussery; grandchildren, Brandon Mathews, Dylan Mathews, Dalton Mathews, Ansleigh Mathews, Emma Grace Mathews, Hunter Leigh Martin, Erica Martin and Lee Martin II; brothers, Ronnie McCoy, Gene McCoy and Neil McCoy; sisters, Barbara Garland and Kay Barker.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kan. 66675 or at www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
The family may be contacted at the residence at 167 Glenn Road SW in Milledgeville.
Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray has charge of arrangements.
Please visit the online memorial at www.bridgesfh.com.