Virginia Earlene Ouzts

Published 10:59 am Monday, August 5, 2019

Virginia Earlene Ouzts

August 4, 2019

 Virginia Earlene Ouzts, age 85, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019, at her home in Cairo, Georgia. Services were held Sunday, August 4, 3 p.m., at Midway Baptist Church. Rev. Johnny Burdick officiating. The service concluded at the church. Mrs. Ouzts was interred in Greenwood Cemetery beside her husband, Leroy. The family received friends one hour before the service on Sunday, beginning at 2.

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Virginia Earlene Wilkes was born August 11, 1933 in Thomasville, Georgia. Her parents, O.D. Wilkes and Alice Baggett Wilkes, have preceded her in death. She married the love of her life, Leroy Ouzts. She and Leroy were blessed with a son, Danny Lyroy Ouzts. Earlene was a dedicated homemaker, wife, and mother. She helped Leroy in his surveying business and was a member of Midway Baptist Church. She enjoyed going fishing at their lake house and cooking for whoever came by. Earlene Ouzts will be deeply missed by her family and friends.

Earlene Ouzts is survived by her grandson, Aaron Honeycutt Ouzts; brother-in-laws, Rufus Ouzts and Gene Ouzts; sister-in-law, Wylene Ouzts Harrison; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, and brothers, William and Doyle.

On-line condolences may be sent at Cox Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.