Javis Screws
Javis Screws
  • November 17, 1933 - April 8, 2017
  • Douglasville, Georgia

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Mr. Javis “Jake” Screws, age 83, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away Saturday, April 8, 2017. He was born November 17, 1933 in Kite, Georgia. An outdoorsman and sports enthusiast, he enjoyed fishing, guns, cars and trucks. He was a hard worker, who could do almost anything. He was a Veteran, having served his country in the Korean War as a U.S. Marine. He was very outgoing and social, having never met a stranger.

Mr. Screws was preceded in death by his parents, Millard and Maddie Faircloth Screws; and a sister, Bonita Smith.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Jean Screws; sons, Ronald McCallum and Joseph Screws; daughters, Brenda McCallum-Gray, Joyce Crone, Juanita Jones, Bonnie Jean Morris and Angela Antinoro; 25 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; as well as other family members.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, April 10, 2017 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM and Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 12:00 Noon until 2:00 PM. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 PM in the Rosehaven Chapel. Entombment will follow at Sunrise Memorial Gardens.

Those who wish to express condolences or share a special memory may do so online at www.whitleygarner.com

Arrangements by: Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, Douglasville, GA 30134, 770-942-4246