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Janette Coker Saylors

May 6, 1941 — May 20, 2018

Janette Coker Saylors

Mrs. Janette Coker Saylors, 77, of Washington, passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at her home.

A native of Royston, she was the daughter of the late L.T. and Mary Agnes King Coker. She was a manager having worked at Edwards Nursery and an inspector having worked at Clark-Schwebel. Mrs. Saylors attended Danburg Baptist Church, graduated from Franklin County High School, and studied at Augusta Technical College. She was a great cook, loved her flowers and her pets, and was happiest when being “Nana” to her grandchildren and great-grandchild.

Surviving are her husband of 59 years, Charles D. Saylors; children: Charles Scott Saylors of Atlanta and Deidre Anjanette Saylors of Elberton; grandchildren: I.V. Bradford and Jonathan Davidson; and great-grandchild, MacKenzie Bradford. She is also survived by many friends who were very special to her.

She is preceded in death by her parents and brothers: Calvin Coker and Jimmy Coker.

Memorial services will be Thursday, May 24, at 6 o’clock at Danburg Baptist Church, the same church in which she and Charles renewed their wedding vows on their 50th anniversary. The family will greet friends immediately following the service.

Flowers are accepted and contributions may be made in her memory to Down Syndrome Association of Atlanta, 2221 Peachtree Road, NE Suite D-226, Atlanta, GA 30309.

Those wishing may sign the online guestbook at

Berry Funeral Home & Crematory of Elberton is respectfully in charge of arrangements for Mrs. Janette Coker Saylors.

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