Vigil planned, funeral arrangements made for Colquitt County house fire victims

| May 19, 2016

MOULTRIE, Ga. (WCTV) — Funeral and memorial arrangements have been made for the five victims of a Colquitt County fire.

Friends, family and co-workers have been in mourning since the blaze occurred early Sunday morning at a home at 505 Rossman Dairy Road.

A vigil is planned for Friday at 6:30 p.m. at the ball park near the Walmart in Moultrie.

The arrangements for the victims are below:


  • A memorial service for 21-year-old Jonathan Edwards will be held Friday, May 20 at Heritage Church. The family of Edwards will greet friends after the memorial service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Moultrie/Colquitt County Humane Society, 1412 1st Street NE, Moultrie, GA. 31768.
  • A memorial service for 20-year-old Alicia Norman will be held 4 p.m. Friday, May 20 at Cobb Funeral Chapel in Moultrie. Norman was born in Tallahassee and was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church in Moultrie.
  • Graveside Rites for 21-year-old Aaron Reid Williams will be performed at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 19 on Mount Sinai Cemetary in Doerun, Georgia. Williams’ family will meet with friends from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 18 at Cobb Funeral Chapel in Moultrie. Memorial contributions may be made to Funston Volunteer Fire Department, PO Box 265, Funston, GA. 31753.
  • The memorial service for 21-year-old Ramsey Jones Pidcock will be 11:00 AM Friday, May 20 at Ashburn Hill Plantation in Moultrie. A private internment will be in Westview Cemetery. Pidcock was born in Cairo, Georgia
  • Funeral Services for 22-year-old Jordan Croft will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 19 at Lifespring Community Church in Moultrie. Interment will follow in Cool Springs Cemetery. Croft was a native of Norman Park, Georgia.


Investigators are also trying to determine why the victims were unable to escape the house.

The incident remains under investigation by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

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