Warren N. Cleveland of Blakely died at his residence, Wednesday, August 27, 2014. Born September 22, 1934, he was a native of Early County and served as the ASC Director for the United States Department of Agriculture in Early County. He was a member of the First Baptist Church, Blakely Lions Club and a Melvin Jones Fellow. He was also a member of the Board of Directors of the Three Notch Electrical Membership Corporation.
He is survived by his wife Patricia; sons Craig and wife Susan of Hilton Head, SC; Eric and wife Marta of Jefferson, GA; daughter Jennifer Cleveland of Melbourne, FL; Beau Middleton and wife Suzette of Blakely, GA; LeMorris Davis and wife Janet of Blakely, GA; 13 grandchildren and one brother Jinks Cleveland of Tallahassee, FL. Brothers who preceded him in death were Ralph Cleveland and Hansford Cleveland.
The family will receive friends at the residence on Friday, August 29, 2014 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. A private memorial will be held. Memorial contributions may be made to the Georgia Lions Lighthouse, 5582 Peachtree Rd., Chamblee, GA 30341, or to a charity of choice.