James “Zeke" Ezekiel Corley, 81, passed on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family.

He retired from Buckeye in Carrabelle at the age of 55. He was also a volunteer firefighter for the Carrabelle Volunteer Fire Department and a superintendent at the Carrabelle United Methodist Church for over 40 years.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman who loved the outdoors. Most of all he loved his family and will he be dearly missed.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Myrtice C. Corley; two children, James W. Corley (Tammy) and Jona D. Anderson (Clint); seven grandchildren, LaDon Corley, Aerin Corley, Buck Corley (Carry), Hunter Swade, Blake Anderson (Candace), Racheal O"Neal (Dale), and Seth O"Neal (Kacy), and nine great-grandchildren, Freedom, Bella, Austin, Macy, Briar, Cason, Gage, Madison and Justin.

Visitation was held Saturday morning, Oct. 7 at Carrabelle United Methodist Church. Burial followed the service at Evergreen Cemetery.