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Mr. Robert L. Cole, Jr., 63

Robert Lee Cole, Jr. was born December 2, 1954 in Quitman, Georgia to the late Robert Lee Sr. and Liza Mae Cole. Robert lived a fulfilling life which included serving in the United States Army for over 20 years before honorably retiring. In his next stage of career choice, he served as a corrections officer at Valdosta State Prison for over 15 years.

On January 22, 2010 Robert married Carla Tucker of Valdosta, Georgia. In addition to his four children Monica Carter, Bridget (Herman) Scott, Tavaris Cole (deceased) and Jermica Cole, with their union he gained three stepchildren Eurica (Dennis) Austin, Rollie (Kristal) Henley and Erica (Tia) McFarland.

He was the third born child of his five siblings, including Curtis Cole (deceased), Bertha Brown, Eula Sheppard, Patricia McQueen and George (Emma) Cole. 

Along with these loved ones, he also leaves behind a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, additional family members and friends to mourn for him until we meet again.

Funeral services were Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 3:00 P.M. at Grace Victory Church in Valdosta, with Elder Alfred Barnes officiating.  Military burial followed in North End Cemetery in Quitman. Condolences may be made by visiting  Stevens-McGhee Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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  • Monday, May 14, 2018
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