Evelyn Anita Kicklighter

Evelyn Kicklighter

Evelyn Anita Kicklighter, 72, of Valdosta passed away at South Georgia Medical Center in Valdosta on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, following a long and hard-fought battle with cancer.

The Brunswick native was a registered nurse at South Georgia Medical Center from which she retired in October of 2009, after 30 years of service.

She is survived by her husband, Ronald Kicklighter of Valdosta; daughter, Marline Kicklighter, of Valdosta; two grandchildren; three sisters, Diane Clark of Valdosta, Lynn Doyle of Darien and Annette Belt of Brunswick; three brothers, Ed Rogers of Marietta, Owen Rogers of Brunswick and William Hagen Rogers of Macon; and many nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Kicklighter will be cremated and no formal services will be scheduled, according to her wishes. The family will hold a private service at a later date.

The family requests that donations be made in her memory to the Humane Society of Valdosta Lowndes County, 1740 W. Gordon St., Valdosta, GA 31601. Condolences to the family may be conveyed online at www.mclanecares.com.