Mr. Hubert Talmadge Dean, 83, of Tifton passed away on Friday, November 19, 2021 at Rehabilitation Center of South Georgia.
Graveside services will be held on Saturday, November 27, 2021 in Tift Memorial Gardens at 11:00 A.M. The family will receive friends after the service at the cemetery.
Mr. Dean was born November 11, 1938 in Pavo to the late Lee Harley Dean and Edith Lenora Peak Dean. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife Bettie Mae Rhodes; his second wife Christine Holley Dean who died May 18, 2021; his sons Jamie Dean and Wayne Flowers; sisters, Mary Robinson, Martha Haynes, Shirley Ring; and his brothers, Donald Dean, Woodrow Dean, and Randall Dean.
Mr. Dean had many jobs in his life including farming for his family during his school years, a police officer, a mechanic, the body shop manager at Griffin Ford, a hunting guide for Ochlocknee Plantation and the owner and operator of Dean’s Produce. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, car racing, Atlanta Braves baseball, watching western movies and collecting antiques.
Mr. Dean is survived by his four daughters and sons-in-law, Vickie Dean Suggs of Omega, Debra Boatwright of Moultrie, Diane and Gary Lewis of Moultrie and Penny and Joseph Burke of Moultrie; grandchildren, Christopher Adam and Heather Suggs, Amanda and Michael Fletcher, Nicole Williams, Talmadge “Bubba” Flowers, Jonathan “JJ” Dean, Ava Dean, Jason and Misty Winzenried, Nikki Boatright, Crystal and Mike Antkowiak and Karla and Luke Rhodes; great grandchildren, Aiden, Abby and Grace Suggs, Payton Williams and Braelyn Godwin, Shayla Winzenried, Autumn and Austin Dinkins, Katherine and Nicholas Antkowiak; three great-great grandchildren, Bentley, Carly and Asher Dinkins; his brother and sister-in-law, John and Brenda Dean and sisters, Linda Walker and Geneil Helms.
Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.