Long-time Muscogee County sheriff’s deputy dies after battle with COVID-19
COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - The Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office is yet again mourning the loss of one of their own.
49-year-old Sergeant Sherman Peebles, a 20-year veteran with the Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office, died of COVID-19 Tuesday, September 21 at Piedmont Columbus Regional, according to Peebles’ wife, Shivanda.
Peebles leaves behind his wife and a son.
Peebles is the second Muscogee County sheriff’s deputy to die from COVID-19 within 8 days.
Sheriff Greg Countyman and Peebles’ family are asking for everyone’s prayers.
WTVM News Leader 9′s Roslyn Giles spoke with Muscogee Co. Sheriff Greg Countryman on Peebles’ death. Full interview below:
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