Graveside services for Brenda Rabun Akridge, 68 of Stillmore, were held Sunday, February 5, 2022 at 3 p.m. at Swainsboro City Cemetery with Rev. David Lamm officiating. The family received friends Saturday, February 5, 2022 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Chapman Funeral Home. She died Wednesday, February 2, 2022 at her residence following an extended illness.
Mrs. Brenda Rabun Akridge was born July 5, 1953 in Thomson to the late Otis Rabun and Viola Jones Rabun. She enjoyed doing crafts, sewing, and working with her flowers. She also loved to shop and going to Wild Adventures with her family. Mrs. Akridge worked at AYP for 30 years. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn Akridge.
Survivors include her son, Shane (Ann) Akridge of Stillmore; brother, Otis Rabun Jr. (Mary Agnes); sister, Cheryn Reynolds of Millen; and grandchildren, Kaitlyn Beason, Dylan Akridge, and Faith Akridge.
Chris Akridge, Ed Akridge, Travis Akridge, Dexter Akridge, Darren Akridge, and Blake Akridge were pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers included Tony Gay and Freddie Smith.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.