Gary Pernell

July 26, 1952 ~ January 7, 2020 (age 67)

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            Mr. Gary Pernell, 67, of Kite passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro following a brief illness.


            Mr. Pernell was born July 26, 1952 to Laudice Pernell and Evie Dell Cooper Pernell. He was preceded in death by his father; brothers, J. L. Pernell, Arnold Pernell, Dale Pernell, Frank Pernell; sister, JoAnn Hackle. Mr. Pernell loved to go fishing and watch TV.  He was of the Baptist Faith. 


            Survivors include his mother, Evie Dell Pernell of Kite; sisters, Willaine Rowland (Harrison) of Kite, Beverly Gay (Glen) of Waynesboro, and Paula Roberts (Mike) of Swainsboro; several nieces, nephews, and friends.


            Funeral Services will be in the Chapel of Chapman Funeral Home 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 10, 2020 with Reverend Allen Meeks officiating.


           Interment will follow in the Rehoboth Baptist Church Cemetery.


           The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, January 9, 2020 at Chapman Funeral Home.

            Pallbearers are Steven Hackle, Bryson Rowland, Michael Roberts, Chris Ballard, Jeremy Rowland,

and Timmy Hackle.


Condolences may be expressed at


            Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Gary Pernell, 67, of Kite.

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January 9, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Chapman Funeral Home GA
427 North Main Street
Swainsboro, GA 30401

Funeral Service
January 10, 2020

2:00 PM
Chapman Funeral Home GA
427 North Main Street
Swainsboro, GA 30401

January 10, 2020

3:14 PM
Rehoboth Baptist Church Cemetery
Hwy 57 West
Kited, Ga 31049

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