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Edward D. "Jack" Culverhouse

December 22, 1923 ~ November 23, 2021 (age 97)

Obituary

Butler, Georgia - Funeral services for Edward Douglas ("Jack") Culverhouse, Sr., 97, of Butler, GA, will be held on Saturday, November 27, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Horeb Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Howard Cemetery. Visitation will be thirty minutes prior to the service at Horeb. Mr. Culverhouse passed away on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at his home.

Mr. Culverhouse was a builder by trade and was known for his meticulous carpentry skills. Often having a two-year waitlist, he built homes for many families in Butler and Thomaston. Mr. Culverhouse also farmed, growing the best tomatoes, sweet potatoes, and “Culverhouse peas” in the area and sending samples home with anyone who visited. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Lee Bryant Culverhouse; his parents, Robert Gerome and Eva Clyde Smith Culverhouse; and his siblings, Flora Culverhouse Brown, Robert (“Jimbo”) Culverhouse, Ethel Culverhouse Chapman, Fred Culverhouse, Clinton Culverhouse, James (“Flem”) Culverhouse, Clarence Culverhouse, Eli Culverhouse, and Clyde Culverhouse Strickland.

Survivors include his son, Dr. Edward Douglas "Doug" Culverhouse, Jr., (Peggy), of Fort Valley, GA; his two granddaughters; Ashlee Culverhouse Cleveland (Tom) of Fort Valley, GA, and Baylee Culverhouse of Atlanta, GA; his brother, Archie Culverhouse of Butler, GA; and several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the following: Horeb Baptist Church, c/o Sandy Morgan, Treasurer, 759 Wainwright Road Butler, Georgia 31006; or Thomaston Hospice, 512 South Center Street, Thomaston, Georgia 30286.

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McLeighton Funeral Service of Butler is in charge of arrangements.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
November 27, 2021

1:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Horeb Baptist Church
1398 West Old Wire Road
Junction City, GA 31812

Funeral Service
Saturday
November 27, 2021

2:00 PM
Horeb Baptist Church
1398 West Old Wire Road
Junction City, GA 31812

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