A Houston County man has won more than $200,000 in a Fantasy 5 drawing.
Gerald Miller of Bonaire claimed his prize Oct. 22 at the Georgia Lottery district office in Macon, according to a statement from the Georgia Lottery.
The winning ticket carrying a jackpot prize was sold at the Discount Mart, at 2991 Moody Road in Bonaire. The winning ticket worth $227,245 was from the Sept. 22 Fantasy 5 drawing.
Miller, 51, said one word -- “joy” -- captured his feelings about his good fortune when he checked the Georgia Lottery’s website and learned that he had won.
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“I’ll make house repairs and pay off bills,” Miller said. “I’ll help my kids in school and pay off my credit cards.”
The winning numbers from the Sept. 22 drawing were: 6-23-27-32-37.