Mr. Jeffery “Sweet Pea” Gilbert, age 43, who resided at 366 Liberty Hill Rd. in Milner, Ga., passed away on Friday, Aug. 31 at the Spalding Regional Medical Center.The family may be contacted at his residence. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Sept. 8 at 11 a.m. from the East Mt. Sinai Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the Lincoln Memorial cemetery. Pastor Jimmy Lyons will be the eulogist.Bentley’s Funeral Home of Barnesville is in charge of all professional services.Mr. Gilbert is survived by his wife, Kathy Rackley Gilbert; mother, Sylvia Gilbert Myers; father, Grady Myers all of Milner, Ga.; five children, Jeremy Wright of Thomaston, Ga., Antwon Foster of Macon, Ga., Darrien Bell of Forest Park, Ga., and Cody Hobbs and Megan Hobbs of Milner, Ga.; brother and sisters, Roderick Gilbert of Atlanta, Ga., Ann Trice and Tammie Sullivan of Milner, Ga.; aunts and uncles, Johnny Lee Gilbert and Clark Gilbert of Thomaston, Ga., Patricia Gilbert and Morris Myers of Barnesville, Ga., Charles Gilbert of Detroit, Mich., Catherine Myers, Marilyn Myers, James Myers and Willie Lyons all of Atlanta, Ga., and Willie Myers (Marie) of California; a sister-in-law, Tina Rackley of Savannah, Ga.; a host of other relatives and friends who will miss him dearly.