Macon-Bibb landfill closed Friday for employee funeral
MACON, Ga. -- Macon-Bibb County’s Walker Road Landfill says it will be closed Friday to allow its employees to attend a fellow employee's funeral.
The company says Heavy Equipment Operator Terrell Shelley passed away suddenly on Feb. 2 from a heart attack.
“Mr. Shelley was well-liked by everyone in the Solid Waste Department and a very valuable member of our team at the landfill,” says Director Kevin Barkley. “We are deeply saddened by his passing, and our thoughts and prayers are with his family. Our crews will be going to support family and friends, and to pay their respects.”
The landfill will reopen on Saturday from 8 a.m.-noon.