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Cecil Kicklighter

October 11, 1936 — February 24, 2020

Glennville/Richmond Hill,

Cecil R. Kicklighter, 83, passed away Monday, February 24, 2020 at Candler Hospital in Savannah  after an extended illness. Cecil was born October 11, 1936 in Glennville, Georgia to Charles and Ruby Futch Kicklighter and lived in Glennville, Savannah and Richmond Hill most of his life. He was a retired US Air Force Veteran after 20 years of service and was retired Civil Service from Ft. Stewart. Cecil was a loving husband, father and grandfather and is preceded in death by his parents and daughter, Kristi Diane Lynes

He is survived by:

Wife, Dorothy Moore Kicklighter of Richmond Hill, GA

Children, John Charles Kicklighter of Orlando, FL
Cecil David Kicklighter of Rincon, GA
Vicki Denise Ross (Stephen) of Hilton Head Island, SC
Tina Marie Barratta of Claxton, GA

Son in-law, Harold Lynes, of Georgetown, GA

Sister, Susie Morrison of Glennville, Georgia

Special Friends, Mark Griffin and Billy Mays

Nine Grandchildren, Two Great Grandchildren, several nieces and nephews also survive.

Memorial Funeral Services will be held 10:00 am, Friday, February 28, 2020 at Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery with full military honors and burial to follow.

In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made to: St Judes’s  Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude’s Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Alzheimer's Foundation, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001 or a charity of one’s choice.

Care and Services are entrusted to Brannen Kennedy Funeral Home of Glennville, Georgia.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Friday, February 28, 2020

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery

, Glennville, GA 30427

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