Jesse Winfred Royston, 96, of the Middle River Community, passed away Thursday afternoon, at Sacred Heart Hospital, Royston.
Born May 9, 1926, in Sandy Cross, he was the son of the late J T and Bertie Mae Brown Royston. He was the brother of the late Cecil Royston and Lindbergh Royston. He was a farmer. He was a member and deacon of Indian Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include; wife Ruth Whitsel Royston; children, Karen Royston, Athens, Stanley Royston, Carnesville, and Julia Partain, Carnesville; grandchildren, Sherri , Jeremy, Trey, and Xavier; great-grandchildren, Mallory, Ryan, and Landon; brother, Colian Royston, Royston; Nieces and Nephews, Teresa, Faye, Renee, Tracy, Jarrett, and Allie.
Services will Sunday afternoon at 3pm at Indian Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Bill Stacey and Rev. Britt Ginn. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
The body is at Ginn Funeral Home. The family is at the home and will receive friends from 5 until 7 Saturday evening at the funeral home. Condolences may be left at ginnfuneralhome.com or Ginn Funeral Home facebook page.