Myrtle Ruth Nail – 79

Myrtle Ruth Nail, age 79, of Baxley passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at St. Joseph Hospital in Savannah.

Mrs. Nail was born December 17, 1939, in Appling County to the late Grady Griffin and the late Minnie Sermon Holton Griffin.  She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and was a homemaker.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Nail was preceded in death by her son, Leroy Nail; and her brothers, Grady W. Griffin, Wilbur Griffin & J.W. Griffin.

Survivors include her husband, Roy Nail of Baxley; daughters & sons in law, Peggy & Stanley Hickey of Jesup and Brenda & Rocky Carter of Tifton; brother, Charles Griffin of Baxley. Grandchildren, Dana Covington, Kellie Harper, and Jana Harper and a great-grandchild, Logan Branch also survive.

Funeral services will be held Friday, July 12, 2019, at 2:00 pm at the Chapel of Swain Funeral Home with Rev. John Daughtry and Rev. Rick Brown officiating.

Interment will follow in the Baxley Graveyard.

Active pallbearers will be Keith Stephens, Donnie Griffin, Dion Griffin, Logan Branch, Randy Weaver, and Ricky Weaver.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

Arrangements are under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.