Skip to content

Mary Pickens (5-24-19) service 5-26-19

Mary Gail Harville Pickens, 74, of Smyrna, Tennessee, formerly of Savannah, died on Friday, May 24.
She was born in Savannah, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Harvey and Venus Rainey Harville.
Ms. Pickens retired from Franke Industries where she worked as a packer. She was a member of First Assembly of God in Savannah.
She is survived by her sons, Kenny Pickens of Smyrna, Tennessee and Richard Pickens of Murfreesboro; sisters, Brenda Hobbs of McMinnville, Tennessee and Annette Matthews of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; brothers, Wilbert Harville of Savannah and Doyle Harville of Stantonville; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Geraldine Benson.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Association or St. Jude.
Services were held on Sunday, May 26, at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Savannah with Nicholas Harville officiating. Burial followed in Neill Cemetery at Savannah.