Megan Elizabeth Fitzwater, 32, of St. Marys passed away Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, at Southeast Georgia Health System in Brunswick.
Megan was born Oct. 4, 1984, in Amarillo, Texas. She had been a resident of Camden County for 21 years, prior to moving to Brunswick the past two years. She was a 2002 Camden County High graduate where she was on the softball and golf teams. Following, she attended Valdosta State College.
Megan loved surfing, reading, going to the beach, collecting turtles and was an avid Florida Gators fan. Her legacy will live on in the many women she mentored at the Heather House of Glynn and The Grace House of Brunswick.
She was a loving mother and daughter, loved life and feared nothing.
She is survived by her parents, Denise and Jeff Padilla of Kingsland and Charles and Darlene Fitzwater of Ohio; two daughters, Jordan Campbell of Kingsland and Parker Shook of Yulee, Fla.; four sisters, Sarah Davidson (Adam), Raechel McCullough (Allen), Heather Hatton Mancha (Nick) and Brandy Fitzwater; fiancé, Robert McKie of Brunswick; she enjoyed a special relationship with her grandparents, Betty Jo Simmons and Roger and Judy Fitzwater; several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at Christ Church Camden with Pastor Allison Murray officiating.
Flowers can be sent to the church or contributions can be made in memory of Megan Fitzwater to The Heather House of Glynn, 1119 Old Jesup Road, Brunswick, GA 31520.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.