Sauquan Lamont Albertie, 41, a Camden County native and resident of Indianapolis, Ind., passed away unexpectedly on Friday, March 29, 2019.
He was born on Sept. 1, 1977, to Samuel Albertie Sr. and Sheila Glover Smith in Fernandina Beach, Fla. "Quan,” as he was affectionately known to his family and close friends, graduated in the Class of 1996 from Camden County High School, where he participated in his favorite sport of football. His favorite teams were the Miami Hurricanes and the Jacksonville Jaguars.
He grew up in and was a member of Evergreen Missionary Baptist Church. Quan was employed as a commercial truck driver most of his life until his health would no longer allow him to perform his duties in logistics.
Quan was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Hernan and Rose Albertie, and his maternal grandparents, Raleigh and Willie Mae Glover.
He leaves to cherish his memories: his companion of 10 years , Rita Ewing, Indianapolis, Ind.; two daughters, Saucoya Thomas, Brunswick, and Suivana Albertie, Indianapolis.; one grandchild, Ti'mia Thomas, Brunswick; his parents, Sheila (Earl) Smith, Folkston, and Samuel Albertie Sr., Yulee, Fla.; his sister, Somiko Woods, St. Marys; two stepsisters, Demetria Moses, Jacksonville, Fla., and Latoya Bolden, Folkston; his brothers, Samuel Albertie Jr., Jacksonville, and Santreus (Heidi) Albertie, Orlando, Fla.; a stepbrother, Jeremy Smith, Folkston; his stepgrandfather, Wilbur Smith, Kingsland; his aunts, Jeanette Adams, Dorothy, Magaline and Ann Albertie, all of Yulee, Rena Lois Albertie, Jacksonville, Violet (Kenneth) McRoy, Knoxville, Tenn., Gloria (Earnest) Wesley, Folkston, Carolyn LaFayne (Don) Brockington, Lakeland, Ga., and Betty Ann (Donnie) Humphries, Hilliard, Fla.; his uncles, Herman (Janice), Clinton and Greg Albertie, all of Yulee, and Terry (Marie) Jacobs, Yulee, Donald (Willette) Glover, Woodbine, Dennis (Cassandra) Smith, Jacksonville, and William (Patricia) Smith, Folkston; a close friend, Bilal Siler, Knoxville, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A visitation will be held 5-7 p.m. on Friday, April 5, 2019 at Refreshing Oasis Church, 1495 S. 5th Avenue, Kingsland.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 6, at Refreshing Oasis Church. Interment will follow at Kinlaw Cemetery.
Final arrangements entrusted to Royal Funeral Home, Inc., Jesup.