Joe Lee Guyton
PELHAM — Joe Lee Guyton, 91, of 292 Maple St., Sale City, died Tuesday, March 29, 2005, at Mitchell County Hospital. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church with interment in Cool Springs Cemetery.
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Shelby Olana Jamison
CAMILLA — Shelby Olana Jamison, 1, of 185 Stone Mill Drive, Montinez, died March 28, 2005, at Eisenhower Army Medical Center. The funeral service will be held today at 1 p.m. at Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church with interment in New Salem Baptist Church cemetery.
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Virginia Ann Johnson
CUTHBERT — Virginia Ann Johnson, 54, of 305 S. Gordon St., Cuthbert, GA, died Sunday, March 27, 2005, at her residence.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 2, 2005, at Mt. Cilla Missionary Baptist Church, Carange, GA. The Rev. Ceaser Clark, pastor will officiate. Burial will follow in Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church cemetery, Cuthbert, GA.
She attended the public schools of Randolph County, GA. She was a member Mt. Cilla Missionary Baptist Church.
Four sisters preceded her in death, Glendia, Joyce, Pearlie and Ommie Sue Scott; one brother, Marvin Scott, also preceded her in death.
She leaves to cherish her memories; a devoted husband, Lester Johnson of Cuthbert, GA; her children, Linda Timpson (Don) of Cuthbert, GA, Wilbert Scott of College Park, GA, Vickie Johnson and Geraldine Robinson (Andrew), all of Cuthbert, GA, Jerry Johnson (Veronica) of Athens; three nephews she reared as her own, Dontape Scott (Lois) of Tallahassee, FL, Travis Scott (Teresa) of Cuthbert, GA, and Marcus Scott (Emma) of Moultrie, GA; three sisters, Eunice Dumah of Baltimore, MD, Annie Murphy of Cuthbert, GA, and Freddie Althea Scott of Albany, GA; three brothers, Elidge Scott (Shirley) of Hawkinsville, GA, Willie James Scott (Virginia) and Randolph Scott, both of Cuthbert, GA; sisters-in-law, Pastor Lula M. Brown of Edison, GA, and Ester B. Johnson of Atlanta, GA; also left to cherish her memory, eight grandchildren, Tiffany Scott, Corey Scott, Tyree Scott and De'Viana Johnson, all of Cuthbert, GA, Destiny Johnson of Americus, GA, Shavonna Dickey, Michael Dickey and Joshua Moore, all of Cuthbert, GA, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
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THOMASVILLE — Leanna Marshall, 92, of Thomasville died Wednesday, March 30, 2005, at Grady General Hospital in Cairo. Funeral arrangements to be announced.
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Mary Alice Suggs Moore
BAINBRIDGE — Mary Alice Suggs Moore, 93, of Bainbridge, formerly of Miller County and Baker County, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2005, at Memorial Hospital in Bainbridge.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at County Line Baptist Church in Colquitt with interment in the church cemetery. The Rev. Danny Shepard will officiate.
Active pallbearers will be Jonathan Moore, Bernard Moore, Michael Brock, Danny Moore, Philip Moore, Jeffrey Turner, Tommy Moore, Harry Rich and Johnny Turner.
Mrs. Moore was born on January 30, 1911, in Baker County, the daughter of Green Matthew Suggs and Sarah Frances Calhoun Suggs. She was a homemaker and a member of County Line Baptist Church in Colquitt. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis L. Moore Jr. and two sons, Troy Moore and Fhalis Moore.
Survivors include a son, Glyndell Moore of Woodstock; a daughter, Gracie Brock Hunt of Bainbridge; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
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Mary E. Burrington Parris
BAINBRIDGE — Mary E. Burrington Parris, 34, of Donalsonville died Tuesday, March 22, 2005, at her residence. The funeral was held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at St. Paul MBC with interment in Brown Cemetery.
DAWSON — Graveside services for Infant Jamirion T. Powell will be held at 3 p.m. today, April 1, 2005, at Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Shellman, GA. The Rev. Roosevelt Zanders will give words of comfort.
Jamirion T. Powell was born on February 18, 2005, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.
He is survived by and leaves his loving parents, Laniquequa Powell and Thomas McKinney; maternal grandparents, Shirley Powell of Edison, GA, and Donald Moore of Philadelphia, PA; paternal grandparents, Patricia McKinney of Albany, GA, and Donald Smith of Newark, N.J.; great-grandparents, Mary Lizzie Powell of Shellman, GA, and Johnnie Mae Schenck of Sylvester, GA; several aunt and uncle, Naiyana Moore, Donald Moore, and Kenmore Powell, all of Edison, GA, Christine Morris and Valerie McKinney, both of Sylvester, GA.
Special thanks to two great aunts, Patricia Jones and Demetrius Hunter, for all your support. Jamirion loves you.
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FITZGERALD — Dan Redus, 67, of Fitzgerald died Thursday, March 31, 2004, at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Paulk Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.
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Robert L. Sanders
CAMILLA — Robert L. Sanders, 74, of 366 Baggs Ave., Pelham, died March 24, 2005, at Mitchell County Hospital. The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church with interment in New Salem Baptist Church cemetery.
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Clifford Scott Jr.
AMERICUS — Clifford Scott Jr. of Buena Vista died Saturday, March 26, 2005. The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Cool Spring Baptist Church with interment in the church cemetery.
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AMERICUS — James Scott of Miami, Fla., died Friday, March 25, 2005. The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Cool Spring Baptist Church with interment in the church cemetery.
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Lillie Miller Scott
BAINBRIDGE — Lillie Miller Scott, 65, of 204 College St., Bainbridge, died Saturday, March 26, 2005. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First African Baptist Church in Bainbridge with interment in Greenshade Cemetery in Gadsen County.
FORT GAINES — Ulysses Shaw, 48, died Saturday, March 26, 2005, in Fort Gaines. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Old Friendship A.M.E. Church in Shorterville, Ala., with interment in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Mary Pearce Stephens
ASHBURN — Funeral services for Mary Pearce Stephens, 78, of Ashburn will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, April 2, 2005, at Sycamore Baptist Church in Sycamore. Interment will follow in Sunnyside Cemetery in Cordele. Mrs. Stephens passed away Wednesday at Ashburn Health Care following a lengthy illness.
She was born in Broward Co., Fla., to Bazel Jackson and Mary Eva Harvey Miller. Mrs. Stephens was a homemaker and a member of Sycamore Baptist Church. She lived in Crisp Co. for a long number of years before moving to Turner Co. over twenty years ago. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Clinton C. Pearce in 1973 and Leroy C. Stephens in 2002.
Survivors include her sons, Larry (Carol) Pearce of Bryon and Jerry Pearce of Ashburn; her grandchildren, Clinton and Jennifer Pearce of Mauldin, S.C., and Katie Pearce of Macon; a nephew, Glenn Miller of Cordele.
The family will receive friends today from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. at Perry Funeral Chapel.
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FITZGERALD — Harvey Steverson, 52, of Fitzgerald died Wednesday, March 30, 2005, at Dorminy Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today at Paul Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Evergreen Cemetery.
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Eileen June Tassie
BAINBRIDGE — Eileen June Tassie, 82, of Bainbridge passed away Tuesday, March 29, 2005, at Bainbridge Health Care. The memorial service will be at 10 a.m. today at Ivey Funeral Home Chapel.
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Virginia Iona Burns Turner
BLAKELY — Virginia Iona Burns Turner of 11740 Columbia Rd., Blakely, died Wednesday, March 30, 2005, at Early Memorial Nursing Home in Blakely. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Blakely First Assembly of God with interment in Blakely Cemetery.
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FORT GAINES — Carolyn Walker, 76, died Tuesday, March 29, 2005, at Ft. Gaines Nursing Home. The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Emanuel AME Church, Days Crossroad Community in Fort Gaines with interment in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Margaret Thomas Williford
CAMILLA — Margaret Thomas Williford, 66, of 823 Georgia Highway 3, Camilla, died March 30, 2005, at Palmyra Medical Center. Funeral arrangements to be announced.
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Henry Thomas Yates
TIFTON — Henry Thomas Yates, 59, of Tifton died Wednesday, March 23, 2005, at Tift Health Care Nursing Home. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Southview Mortuary Chapel.
Mary Alice Childs
ALBANY — Mary Alice Childs, 59, of 710 Cantrell Lane died Saturday, May 7, 2005, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at First Albany Deliverance Cathedral with interment in Riverside Cemetery.
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Mildred Blanchard Federspiel
SYLVESTER — Mildred Blanchard Federspiel, 83, of 155 Duran Drive, Sylvester, died Monday, May 9, 2005, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Isabella Baptist Church with interment at 1 p.m. in Shiloh Cemetery in Dooly County. The Rev. Al Wilbourn will officiate.
Born November 24, 1921, in Crisp County to Jane Walker Blanchard and Felix Ken Blanchard, Mrs. Federspiel had lived in Worth County since 1975. She was a homemaker who sang and yodeled professionally for over fifty years. She was an avid craft and quilt maker. Mrs. Federspiel was a member of Isabella Baptist Church and the Senior Citizens where she entertained regularly.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ronnie H. Federspiel.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Janice Sizemore Cagle and Sam Cagle of Sylvester; seven grandchildren, Tammy Sue Odom of Sylvester, Jamey L. Odom of Sylvester, Donna Lynn Odom Pope of Sumner, Donna Cagle of Albany, Brady Cagle of Sylvester, Amy Roberson of Albany and Kelly Cagle of Albany; 11 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends today from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Banks Funeral Home.
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