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Vernal “Buck” Petty (4-5-16) service 4-8-16

Vernal “Buck” Petty, 90, of Savannah, died on Tuesday, April 5, at Savannah Health Care and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born in Wayne County, the son of the late Tom Petty and Rosa Ella Keele Petty. He was united in marriage to Barbara Faye Robertson, who survives.
Mr. Petty retired at the age of 84 from his Auto Body Shop. He attended First Assembly of God Church for 56 years.
He is survived by one son, Danny Petty; two daughters, Deborah Pickens and Wanda Erwin; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; five sisters; and five brothers; and two special ladies whom he helped raise, Janice Briley and Julia Robertson.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Ruby Ellen Bonee; one great-grandson; seven sisters; and five brothers.
Services were held on Friday, April 8, at First Assembly of God in Savannah with Jerry Milliken and Bobby Pickens officiating. Burial followed at Graham Cemetery in Savannah.

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