Susan Jane Gills age 72, of Ailey, died Monday, May 24, 2021, in Memorial Health Meadows Hospital in Vidalia after a sudden illness. She was native of Darlington, Pennsylvania where she grew up and lived in Florida for several years. She moved to Toombs County in 1990 and has lived in Ailey for the past two years. She retired after many years from Wal-Mart in Vidalia; and she attended the Lyons Church of God of Prophecy. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and sister; and she enjoyed playing Bingo and her fur babies. She is preceded in death by a son, Williford A. Cope; daughter, Rhu-Deen Kay Bratt; and parents, Roy E. Bratt, Jr. and Rena Bell Bable Bratt.
Survivors include one daughter, Nancy L. Walters of Ailey; five grandchildren, Michelle Maltby and husband Matthew of Lyons, Chris Cox, Jr. and wife Chrystal of Reidsville, Nichole Hudson of Ailey, Jennifer Conrad and husband Bryan of Vidalia, and Brandon Walters of Ailey; three sisters, Sandy Ambrose and husband Jim of Youngstown, Ohio, Wanda Wright and husband Donald of Portersville, Pennsylvania, and Twilla Zent of Beaver, Pennsylvania; and several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be Sunday at the family residence.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Sweet Onion Animal Protection Society, P.O. Box 210, Vidalia, GA 30475.
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