A page turned, a chapter completed, a battle fought, a victory won, and a life’s book closed.
We bow in humble submission to the will of God as this loving family has charged our staff to make known to all that their beloved: Mr. Gregory Jessie of Albany, Georgia (formerly of Dawson, Georgia), answered the master's call and exchanged time for eternity on Friday, October 14, 2022.
GREGORY JESSIE was the eldest born to the late William Jordan and Annie Clara Jessie on June 25, 1962 in Terrell County, Georgia. He accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior at an early age and joined Rose Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Graves, Georgia.
Gregory was educated in the Terrell County School System and a member of the Class of 1980 and was a member of the Terrell County Boys Basketball Team. He was employed in many capacities over the years in Terrell and Duval Counties.
On Friday, October 14, 2022, Gregory transitioned to his heavenly home. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers Vincent Carl Jessie and Elijah Jordan.
He leaves to cherish his memories a devoted and loving family; three sons: Rodrevious Jessie, Octavious Jessie, and Montavis Mathis; bonus children: Kivea Burroughs, Eric (Antionette) Burroughs, Nakijon Eady, Diamond Eady, Niasia Laster; a special friend and companion Markita Daniels; four sisters: Vivian (Rhyllis) Whitehead, Angela Jessie, Dianne Pratt, Doris (Drenon) Everett; three brothers: Dea. Vernon (Pat) Jessie, Gary Jordan, Joseph Jordan; sister-in-love: Kimberly Jordan; four aunts: Mildred Smith, Lillie Pearl Lumpkin, Dora Jackson, Otha Jackson; five uncles: Reverend Dr. Marvin (Ruth) Brown, Haron (Ruby) Jessie, Larry Collier, Carnell Shingles, Arthur Shingles; four grandchildren: Tyler Terry, Jonkerious Cody, Ka’Nausjah Jones, Nijavian Peterson; two great-grandchildren: Zamari Terry and Zoey Terry; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.