Eustace Matthew Mizell Jr., 90, of Kingsland passed away Friday, June 7, 2019, at the Senior Care Center in St. Marys.
He was born Aug. 15, 1928, in Folkston to the late Eustace Matthew Mizell Sr. and Rivers Brock Mizell. He worked at the Gilman bag plant for more than 30 years before his retirement and then with the Camden County Sheriff’s Office for 13 years as a jailor.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Ruby Nobles, and a grandson, Ryan Mizell.
He is survived by his wife, Helen “Tibby” Mizell; his children, Mike (Laurel) Mizell, Pete (Maria) Mizell, Bobby (Carolyn) Mizell, Pat (Tracy) Mizell and Steve Mizell; a brother, Clifford (Betty) Mizell; a sister, Ophelia Petrey; a stepsister, Rita Bailey; a daughter-in-law, Shirley Mizell; 12 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, June 9, at Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 10, at Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Greg Gardell officiating. Burial followed in Pineview Cemetery.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at www.shepardfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston.