Mr. Steve Jefferson Pilgrim

  • DIED: January 31, 2019
  • LOCATION: Martin, Georgia

Mr. Steve Jefferson Pilgrim, age 78, of Martin, passed away Thursday, January 31, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

Born November 17, 1940 in Royston, GA, he was the son of the late Willie Jefferson and Laura Ruth Crook Pilgrim.

He was retired from Coats & Clark and was a member of Clarks Creek Baptist Church.

Family members include his daughters and son-in-law, Linda and Rickey Keith and Brenda and Wally Hammond; grandchildren, Kenny Lynn Kimbrell, Laura Martin, and Brittany Keith; six great-grandchildren; brothers, Kent Pilgrim and Robert Pilgrim; sister, Pat Britt; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Jo Evelyn Brewer Pilgrim; and a brother, Raymond Pilgrim.

Funeral services will be held at four o'clock Monday, February 4, 2019 from the Chapel of Whitlock Mortuary with the Rev. Gettys Allen and the Rev. Bruce McGee officiating.

Burial will follow at Roselane Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the mortuary from 6pm – 8pm Sunday, February 3, 2019.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Whitlock Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.


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