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Marinan Anderson
DUBLIN - Services for Marinan Denise Anderson will be at 11 a.m. Monday in First United Methodist Church with burial at 3 p.m. in Brewton Cemetery, Evans County. Anderson, 37, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000. Born in Clarke County, she was a graduate of West Laurens High School and North Georgia Technical Institute in Clarksville. She attended Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus, where she was a member of the Southwest Civic Choir.
Survivors include her parents, Dr. George Turner Anderson and Nanette Williams Anderson; sisters, Susan A. Batey of Oriana, Janice A. Gruber of Dublin and Georgana A. Brown of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; and three nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at Adams Funeral Home and may be contacted at her parents' residence in Dublin.

Wade Bell
DETROIT - Services for Wade O. Bell will be at noon Monday in Reid Cemetery, Twiggs County. Bell, 62, died Monday, Feb. 21, 2000. He was born in River Rouge, Michigan, the son of the late Wade B. and Ola Mae Glover Bell.

Survivors include his children, Deadra Bell, Wade A. Bell, Orlando Bell and Donna Bell, all of Detroit, Simone Abrams, Erica Bell and Quinton Bell, all of Southfield, Mich., and Cris Bell of Texas; 15 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Hutchings Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

Jasper Blasingame
ROBERTA - Services for the Rev. Jasper Blasingame will be at 2 p.m. Monday in Olive Grove Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Blasingame, 53, died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2000. Born in Upson County, he was the son of the late Calvin and Odessa Ivey Blasingame Sr. He was pastor of Mount Airy Baptist Church in Forsyth, Rocky Mount Baptist Church in Reynolds and Springhill Baptist Church in Juliette, and was former pastor of Friendship Baptist Church in Byron. He was a member of Olive Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Thelma Searcy Blasingame; children, Christopher James Murphy of Salem, Rhonda Trenise Onianwa of Kamiseya, Japan, Jacquelyn Terrell Cartwright of Auburn, Ala., and Dionne LeShon Blasingame of Roberta; sisters and brothers, Annie Grace Traylor, Johnny C. Blasingame Jr., Henry T. Blasingame and Murray Blasingame, all of Roberta, Josephine Oliver, Shirley Carter and Morris Blasingame, all of Atlanta, and Bunnie Lee Fagan of the Salem community; and four grandchildren.

The family may be contacted at 2880 Olive Grove Church Road. The body will be placed in the church an hour prior to services. Hicks and Sons, Roberta, has charge of arrangements.

Donnie Brantley
HAZLEHURST - Services for Donnie L. Brantley will be at 1 p.m. Monday in Mount Calvary Baptist Church with burial in Horne Mission Cemetery. Brantley, 49, died Wednesday, Feb.. 23, 2000. He was born in Jeff Davis County, the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Brantley Sr. He was a member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Nina M. Brantley; children, Donna C. Brantley and Donnie Cash Brantley, both of Hazlehurst, and Nina Sheria Brantley and Nacho T. Brantley, both of Statesboro; brothers and sisters, John S. Brantley Jr., Garry Brantley, Carol O. Brantley and Doris Jacobs, all of Hazlehurst, Onetha W. Hall, Bettye Brantley, and June Cummings, all of New York City; and two grandchildren.

A.L. Spaulding Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

Johnnie Calhoun
CORDELE - Services for Johnnie Ruth Calhoun will be at 2 p.m. Monday in Northern Heights Baptist Church with burial in Evergreen Memorial Gardens. Calhoun, 67, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000. She was born in Wilcox County. She was a retired waitress for the Holiday Inn restaurant in Cordele. She was a member of Northern Heights Baptist Church and Willing Workers Sunday School Class.

Survivors include her sons, Ronnie L. Calhoun of Dallas, Texas, Hiram Scott Calhoun of Albuquerque, N.M., Jeffery H. Calhoun and Chelsey P. Calhoun, both of Cordele; brothers and sister, Walter E. Clements of Rebecca, J.B. Clements of Ashburn, and Ethel Grace Whittle of Rochelle; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Hughes and Wright Funeral Home.

Estell Clifton
SANTA CLAUS - Services for Estell Clifton will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Lyons Church of God of Prophecy with burial in Lyons City Cemetery. Clifton, 92, died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2000. Born in and a lifelong resident of Toombs County, she was a seamstress retired from Toombs Manufacturing. She was a member of Lyons Church of God of Prophecy.

Survivors include a daughter, Martha Jo Clifton of Vidalia; and several cousins.

The will be placed in the church an hour prior to services. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Jones-Stewart Funeral Home.

Flossie Couch
FORT VALLEY - Services for Flossie Smith Couch will be at 11 a.m. Monday in WestView Cemetery, Monticello. Couch, 97, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000. She was born in Jasper County, the daughter of the late Durrell and Annie Kate Malone Smith. The widow of John Greer Couch, she was a member of the DAR. She was a member of Monticello Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughter, Dorothy Couch Lee of Fort Valley; a sister, Pauline Couch of Macon; two grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

The family may be contacted at 211 Persons St. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Fort Valley First Baptist Church Building Fund. Jordan Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

Christopher Cunningham
Services for Christopher Cunningham will be at noon Tuesday in St. Joseph's Catholic Church with burial in Rose Hill Cemetery. Cunningham, 41, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000. Born in Louisville, Ky., he had lived in Macon for the past 20 years. A painter, he was a member of the Catholic Church.

Survivors include his mother, Janis B. Bassett of Louisville, Ky.; father, Robert F. Cunningham of Macon; children, Deresa Cunningham and Bobby Cunningham; sisters and brothers, Toni Cunningham, Tammy Cunningham, Alice Cunningham, David Cunningham, all of Louisville, Ky., Connie Spires of Juliette, Thomas Cunningham of Byron, and Charles Cunningham of Warner Robins; and his maternal grandmother.

The family may be contacted at 3268 Misty Valley Drive. A Rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Monday at Snow's Memorial Chapel, Cherry Street.

James Dew
SMITHVILLE - Services for James Larry Dew will be at 1 p.m. Monday in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Americus. Dew, 59, died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2000. He was born in Marion County, the son of the late James Ollie and Martha Dell Rush Dew. He was a carpenter employed by Con-Art. He was a member of Benevolence United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley G. Dew; children, Dale D. Carter of Mount Vernon and Joseph Dew and Donnie Dew, both of Americus; two grandchildren; stepmother, Elizabeth Dew of Americus; stepbrother, J.E. Perry of Albany; and stepsister, Julie Fairbrother of Americus.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. today at Hancock Funeral Home and may be contacted at 855 Dawson Road. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Unit at Magnolia Manor Nursing Center, 2001 South Lee St., Americus 31709.

Carl Diehl
WARNER ROBINS - Services for Carl F. Diehl will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Magnolia Park Cemetery Mausoleum. Diehl, 87, died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2000. A native of Ohio, he had lived in Warner Robins for many years and was retired from civil service at Robins Air Force Base. He was a 32nd degree Mason and member of the Scottish Rite. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include his wife, Mary F. Diehl; brothers, Gene Diehl of Yellowsprings, Ohio, and Kenneth Diehl of Rehobath Beach, Colo.; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Heritage Memorial Funeral Home.

Carl Douglas
FITZGERALD - Services for Carl E. Douglas will be at 3:30 p.m. today in Westview Cemetery, Wrightsville. Douglas, 90, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000. He was born in Johnson County, the son of the late Remus and Arlie Leah Hetcheson Douglas. He attended the University of Southern California, was a graduate of the University of Georgia and received his master's degree from Mercer University. He was a Crawford County extension agent, was a retired peach and cattle farmer and was retired from employment with the Bibb County Board of Education. He was a Mason. A Methodist, he was a former Sunday School teacher and superintendent.

Survivors include his wife, Esylena C. Douglas; children, Sheryl John of Fitzgerald, and Sandra Balyeat of Nashville, Tenn.; a brother, Raymond Douglas of Aurora, N.C.; a half-sister, Hazel Shea of Macon; and four grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials to the American Heart Association. Paulk Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

Cecil Haywood
BARNESVILLE - Services for Cecil R. "Red" Haywood will be at 2 p.m. today in Haisten-Martin Funeral Home with burial in Greenwood Cemetery. Haywood, 84, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2000. He worked for many years for the state Highway Department and was a member of the VFW. He was a member of First Baptist Church.

Survivors include several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Ira Hutto
RENTZ - Services for Ira Hutto will be at 4 p.m. Sunday in Empire Pentecostal Holiness Church with burial in SnowHill Cemetery. Hutto, 64, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000. He was born in Dodge County, the son of the late Dupree and Clidie Dixon Hutto. He was the former owner of Hutto Construction Co., and was employed by Sawyer Enterprises. He was a member of Empire Pentecostal Holiness Church.

Survivors include his wife, Jeannell G. Hutto; children, Clay Hutto, Justin Hutto and Robert Shield, all of Rentz, and Keith Hutto of Empire, Robin Shield of North Wilkesboro, N.C., Iris Brand of Warner Robins and Loria Huff of Perry; sister and brother, Dorothy Piper and Dwaine Hutto, both of Cochran; eight grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.

Fisher Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

Lola Mae Jordan
PINEVIEW - Services for Lola Mae Jordan will be private. Jordan, 73, died Friday, Feb.. 25, 2000. She was born in Fort Smith, Ark., she had lived in Pineview for the past seven years. She was a retired machine operator for an automobile parts manufacturer. She was a Baptist.

Survivors include her children, Shirley Thompson of Pineview and Darrel Shelton of Boaz, Ky.; a sister, Gussie Hoyko of Detroit; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Frazier and Son Funeral Home, Rochelle, has charge of arrangements.

Sara King
BONAIRE - Services for Sara H. King will be at 1 p.m. today in the city cemetery. King, 80, died Saturday, Feb.. 26, 2000. Born in Peach County, she had lived in Bonaire for many years. The widow of Renfroe King, she was retired as the lunchroom manager at Bonaire Elementary School. She was a member of Bonaire United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her daughters, Grace K. Childs of Eatonton and Ellen K. Smith of Bonaire; a sister, Doris H. Stokes of Gray; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Heritage Memorial Funeral Home, Warner Robins, has charge of arrangements. Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Houston County, 2066 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins 31093.

Mardelle McWhorter
ROCHELLE - Services for Mardelle Stonecypher McWhorter will be at 3 p.m. today in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. McWhorter, 79, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000. Born in Gwinnett County, she had lived most of her life in Wilcox County and was a 1938 graduate of Rochelle High School. The widow of J.R. McWhorter Sr. she was a homemaker and was formerly a federal inspector. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Senior Citizen's Sunday School Class and the WMU.

Survivors include her children, Paul Nelson McWhorter, John B. McWhorter Jr., Lillie Gibbs and Sydney Morris McWhorter, all of Rochelle, Elvira Biggers of Rebecca and Dr. Charles Lee McWhorter of Fitzgerald; brother and sisters, Raleigh C Stonecypher of Eastman, Karelle S. Walker of Macclenny, Fla., and Mozelle S. Blankenship of Statesboro.

The family may be contacted at Route 1, Rochelle. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Building Fund, c/o Nelson Gaines, P.O. Box 706, Rochelle 31079. Frazier and Son Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

Robert Poole
EATONTON - Services for Robert "Bob" Poole will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in First Presbyterian Church with private burial. Poole, 74, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000. A lifelong resident of Putnam County, he was the son of the late John Mark and Emma Smith Poole. A Marine Corps veteran of World War II, he was a life member of VFW Post No. 6686, was a member of the Crooked Creek Fire Department and served on the Putnam County Commission for seven years. He was a member of Rising Star Lodge No. 4, Al Sihah Shrine Temple and the Scottish Rite. He was a member of Eatonton Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include his wife, Jean Poole; children, Judy Rutledge of Seattle, Wash., Robert Poole of Eatonton and John Poole of Spokane, Wash.; brothers and sister, David Poole, Donald Poole, Milton Poole, Jimmy Poole and Frances Poole, all of Eatonton, and Fredrick Poole of Dry Branch.

The family will receive friends in the church after services. Vining Ivy Hill Chapel has charge of arrangements.

James Roberts
LENOX - Services for James Glenn Roberts will be at 3 p.m. in Pineview Holiness Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Roberts, 73, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000. A lifelong resident of Cook County, he was the son of the late Walter C. and Carrie LeAnnie Godwin Roberts. He was a retired meat inspector. He was a member of Lenox United Methodist Church and attended Pineview Holiness Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Faye McBrayer Roberts; children, Paul W. Roberts of Reynolds, Bill Roberts of Belgium and Glenda Whittle of Tifton; a stepson, Mark Gill of Enigma; brother and sister, the Rev. Curtis Roberts of Tifton and Doris Robinson of Lenox; seven grandchildren; and three stepgrandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Boone-Lipsey Funeral Home. Donations may be made to the American Heart Association.

Sarah Robinson
BYRON - Services for Sarah Jane Robinson will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Corder Road Church of Christ with burial in Byron Cemetery. Robinson, 94, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2000. Born in Twiggs County, she was daughter of the late Henry and Sally Hall and was educated in Twiggs County public schools. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Byron Church of Christ.

Survivors include her children, Tom Hall of Cleveland, Ohio, Odell Dowson and Geneva Porter, both of Warner Robins, Adele Hogan of Byron, Sally Tolson of New Haven, Conn., Lessie Thomas of Washington, D.C., and Anthony Robinson of Darian; sister, Willie Mae Lamar of Macon; 28 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

The family may be contacted at the residence. The body will be placed in the church 30 minutes prior to services. Nelson's Memorial Mortuary has charge of arrangements.

Frances Sanders
EUFAULA, Ala. - Services for Frances M. Sanders will be at 10 a.m. Monday in First Baptist Church with burial in Fairview Cemetery. Sanders, 68, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000. She was born in Laurens County, the daughter of the late Frank and Claudia Moore. She had been a resident of Eufaula for more than 30 years and was office manager for the Eufaula Agency. She was a member of First Baptist Church and taught pre-school Sunday School.

Survivors include her husband, W.C. Sanders; children, Wesley Sanders of Eufaula, Ala., and Wayne Sanders of Milledgeville; a brother and sister, Jerry Moore of Snellville and Sandra Johnson of Melbourne, Fla.; and two grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. today at Chapman Funeral Home, Eufaula.

Thomas Smith
Services for Thomas Smith will be at 4 p.m. Tuesday in New Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church with burial in Macon Memorial Park. Smith, 84, died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2000. He was born in Monroe County, the son of the late Jim and Bessie Smith. He moved to New York in 1938 and was employed by Olin Water Services until his retirement in 1979. He attended Calvary Baptist Church in New York and was president of the usher board. He was a member of New Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church, was new members teacher and superintendent of Sunday School.

Survivors include his wife, Johnnie Mae Calhoun Smith; a daughter, Jean Allwood of New York City; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at Hutchings Funeral Home and may be contacted at 2804 Montcrief Road, Lizella.

Doris Stubbs
Services for Doris M. Stubbs will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday in Hart's Mortuary. Stubbs died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000. She was the daughter of the late Suel and Agnes Mosley. She was retired from Coliseum Park Hospital as a licensed practical nurse in the intensive care unit after 20 years of service.

Survivors include her husband, Joe C. Stubbs; daughter, Susan Butler of Albany; sister and brother, Ruth M. Ennis of Macon, and Suel Mosley of Rockingham, N.C.; and two grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. today at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made to the American Cancer Society, 804 Cherry St., Macon 31201.

Ruth Thomas
HAWKINSVILLE - Services for Ruth Thomas will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with burial in Pine Bloom Cemetery. Thomas, 73, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2000. She was born in Pulaski County, the daughter of the late Lillie Mae and Grant Thomas. The widow of Wesley Thomas, she was retired from Pinewood Manor Nursing Home and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughters, Sylvia Fletcher of Riverdale, Terry Graydon of Tifton and Sandra Phillips of Hawkinsville; sister and brothers, Christine Fleming of Chicago, Sampson Thomas of Florida and James Thomas of Hawkinsville; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Tharpe Funeral Home and may be contacted at 400 Lovejoy St.

Otha Walker
Services for Otha Walker will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Greater Antioch Baptist Church with burial in Springhill Cemetery. Walker, 67, died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2000. He was born in Washington County, the son of the late Susie Mae Guyton. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was formerly employed by the Northern American Van Line Co. and Southern Railroad.

Survivors include his wife, Everlena Hollingshed Walker; children, Brenda Taylor, Glenda Taylor and Otha Walker Jr., all of Macon; a sister, Maude Williams of Live Oak, Fla.; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

The family may be contacted at 1648 Wilder St., and will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at Hicks and Sons Mortuary, Macon.

Henrietta West
UNADILLA - Services for Henrietta West will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Unadilla United Methodist Church with burial in Walnut Cemetery. West, 93, died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2000. She was the daughter of the late Bob and Annie Price. The widow of T.C. West Jr., she was a dietician at All State Truck Stop. She was a member of Unadilla United Methodist Church and the evening circle of the UMW

Survivors include her son, the Rev. Bob Davidson of Macon; two grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at Bowen-NeSmith Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Methodist Home for Children and Youth, c/o Dr. D.T. Holden, P.O. Box 328, Unadilla 31091.

Kaitlin Woodson
CORDELE - Services for Kaitlin Renea Woodson, the infant daughter of Rashanda S. Tukes of Warner Robins and Dennis Woodson of Cordele, were Saturday. Kaitlin Renea died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2000.

Survivors in addition to her parents include sister, Desiree Woodson of Warner Robins; grandparents, James and Shirley Davis of Warner Robins and Carrie Lavant of Cordele; great-grandparents, Lennie Tukes, Elois Smith, Jerry Butts and Ruth Woodson, all of Cordele, and Leotis Tukes of Dooly County.

J.W. Williams Funeral Directors had charge of arrangements.

Shelby Aycock
FITZGERALD - Services for Shelby D. Aycock will be at 4 p.m. today in Paulk Funeral Home chapel with interment in Ocilla Cemetery. Aycock, 83, died Friday, May 19, 2000. Born in Gordon, he lived in Ben Hill County much of his life. An avid fisherman, he was a former employee of Bibb Manufacturing and was a retired farmer.

Survivors include his wife, Louise M. Aycock; children Ronny M. Aycock, Josie A. Holibaugh and Lota Faye Kite, all of Fitzgerald; brothers and sister Clinton Aycock of Warner Robins, Ben Aycock of Alapaha and Mary Myers of Hawkinsville; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

John Beasley
SOPERTON - Services for John T. Beasley will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Sammons Funeral Home with burial in Hutcheson Cemetery. Beasley, 96, died Saturday, May 20, 2000. He was born in Emanuel County, son of the late Perry and Martha Hutcheson Beasley. The widower of Frankie Etta Hutcheson Beasely, he was a retired farmer. He was a member of Faith Tabernacle Pentecostal Church.

Survivors include his children Waldo Beasley of Swainsboro, Eugene Beasley and Zelma Scott, both of Soperton, Velma Sharpe of Lake Wales, Fla., Johnie Mae Duncum of Fernandina Beach, Fla., and Maxie Moody of Blackshear; sisters Annie Mae Morris of Guyton and Emma Lou Durden of Wrightsville; 26 grandchildren; 50 great-grandchildren; and 17 great-great-grandchildren.

The family may be contacted at the home of Roy Scott, 416 Carter St., Soperton.

William Castleberry
Services for William Patrick Castleberry will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Macon Memorial Park Cemetery. Castleberry, 49, died Friday, May 12, 2000. Son of the late William P. and Frances Beth Castleberry of Roberta, he lived in Macon most of his life. He was a graduate of Mark Smith High School and Mercer University. A resident of Phoenix, he was a computer programmer.

Survivors include his sister and brothers Betty Smith Cochran of Roberta, William H. "Bill" Smith of Macon, Peter Castleberry of Nashville, Tenn., and Robert Castleberry of Los Angeles; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. The family may be contacted at the home of Robert Rushing, 507 Ga. 42, Knoxville.

Carol Dickerson
BYRON - Services for Carol Dickerson will be private. Dickerson, 57, died Friday, May 19, 2000. She was manager of the Byron RaceTrac Petroleum store.

Survivors include her daughter, Shawnda Barker of Byron; parents, Walter and Asilee Smith of Decatur, Ill.; sisters, Joan Butler of Decatur, Ill., and Sandy Badger of Binghamton, N.Y.; and one grandchild.

Byron Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

Charles Dykes Jr.
BONAIRE - Services for Charles Dykes Jr. will be at 11 a.m. Monday in McCullough Funeral Home, Warner Robins, with burial in Giddens and Harrell Cemetery. Dykes, 72, died Friday, May 19, 2000. He was an aircraft mechanic.

Survivors include his children Donnie Dykes of Bonaire, Larry Dykes of Centerville and Wanda Fay Young of Mary Esther, Fla.; and sisters and brother Dorothy Carr of Gerstor, Mary Lou Simmons of Eastman and Bill Dykes of Lizella.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Edith Fletcher
WARNER ROBINS - Services for Edith R. Fletcher will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at McCullough Funeral Home with burial in Andersonville National Cemetery. Fletcher, 76, died Friday, May 19, 2000. She was daughter of the late Roderick and Janet Irvine. The widow of Arthur Fletcher, she was a homemaker. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church of New Rochelle, N.Y.

Survivors include her son, Jim Fletcher of Warner Robins.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Nellie Frady
DUBLIN - Services for Nellie Rae Frady will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Graceland Cemetery, Greenville, S.C. Frady, 73, died Friday, May 19, 2000. She was born in Spartanburg, S.C., daughter of the late Homer H. Williams and Ila Janie Jolley. Widow of the late Robert Lee Frady, she was a resident of Greenville much of her life, had lived in Dublin for the past 20 years and was a homemaker. She was a Baptist.

Survivors include her children Jeannette F. Sell of Dublin, Janie I. Dill of Travelers Rest, S.C., Bobby Frady of Greenville and Horace Frady of Newport, Tenn.; sisters and brothers, Della Mae Parnell of Boiling Springs, N.C., Mary Greene of Inman, S.C., Inez Horton and Vearl Williams, both of Spartanburg, Pat Williams of Chesnee, S.C., and Pete Williams of Lenoir, N.C.; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a great-great grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday in Thomas McAfee Funeral Home. Townsend Brothers Funeral Home in Dublin has charge of arrangements.

William Gilbert
Services for William Henry Gilbert will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Hicks and Sons Mortuary with burial in Macon Memorial Park. Gilbert, 73, died Friday, May 19, 2000. He was born in Marshall, Texas, son of the late Rev. Ralph Mark and Juanita Heady Gilbert. He was a Coast Guard veteran. He attended First African Baptist Church of Savannah.

Survivors include his children Helen Gilbert Leslie and Quintress Juanita Gilbert, both of Macon; sister, Ruth Lino of New York City; brother, Ralph Mark Gilbert Jr. of Detroit; and stepmother, Eloria S. Gilbert of New York City.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. The family may be contacted at 2647 Cherokee Ave.

Miles Golden
MILLEDGEVILLE - Services for Miles Vince Golden will be at 11 a.m. Monday in the chapel of Moores Funeral Home with burial in Baldwin Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Golden, 82, died Friday, May 19, 2000. He was born in Wilkinson County, son of the late Sarah Grimes and William Henry Golden. A retired employee of Rheem Manufacturing Co., he was a master Mason and a member of Benevolent Lodge No. 3. He was a member of the Grand Lodge of Georgia and was a Shriner. He was a founding member, deacon and elder of First Christian Church.

Survivors include his wife, Emma P. Golden; children Myles Roger Golden of Greenville, S.C., James Winbon Golden of Perry and Junnie Prosser Golden of Kennasaw; sisters Sarah McDuffie of Semora, N.C., Margaret Council of Macon and Louise Horton of Macon; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today in the funeral home. Memorials may be made to First Christian Church of Milledgeville.

Moses Goodman
FITZGERALD - Services for Moses Goodman will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Mount Olive Baptist Church with interment in Evergreen City Cemetery. Goodman, 73, died Wednesday, May 17, 2000. He attended Ben Hill County schools and was an Army veteran of World War II. He was a pants presser. He was a member of Mount Olive Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Eva Nell Goodman; children Richard Goodman of Fitzgerald, James Goodman of Albany and Rosie Pearl Jones of Philadelphia; sister, Queenster Warren of Detroit; mother-in-law, Ira Lee King, Fitzgerald; and five grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday in Halls Funeral Home.

Ernest Hardy
PERRY - Services for Ernest B. Hardy will be at 2 p.m. Monday at McCullough Funeral Home with burial in Perry Memorial Gardens. Hardy, 69, died Friday, May 19, 2000. Son of the late Charlie and Florence Hardy.he was a retired heavy equipment operator. He was a Baptist.

Survivors include his wife, Lula Hardy; children Christy Lynn Hardy, Ernest G. Hardy, Greg Hardy and Lisa Tincher, all of Perry, Diane Hardy, Patricia Hardy and Sylvia Hardy, all of Broxton, and Rhonda Hardy of Missouri; sister and brothers Earline DeBonda of Warner Robins, Charles Hardy and Jack Hardy, both of Perry and Albert Hardy of Marshville; and 11 grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. today in the funeral home.

Ernest Harris
WATKINSVILLE - Services for Ernest Clyde Harris Sr. will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Evergreen Memorial Park with full military honors. Harris, 77, died Saturday, May 20, 2000. He was born in Blue Jay, W.Va., son of the late Fratie Carl and Mildred Miller Harris. He was an Air Force chief master sergeant retired after 33 years of service, including World War II, Korea, the Cuban missile crisis and Vietnam. He received the Bronze Star twice. He was retired from the Georgia Department of Transportation. He was a member of Al Sihah Temple in Macon. He was a member of Prince Avenue Baptist Church in Athens.

Survivors include his wife, Darcy Lee Blair Harris; son, E.C. Harris Jr. of Warner Robins; daughter, Rita Marlene Harris of Sandwich, Mass.; stepchildren, Cori Kristen Ross and Daniel Blair Ross, both of Snellville; brothers and sisters, Cecil Harris of Homer, Ill., Bobby Harris, Mae Taylor and Kitty Harris, all of Old Fort, N.C., Dixie Masley of St. Albans, W.Va., Mary Francis Worley of Melbourne, Fla., Patty Vest of Hinton, W.Va., June Leitz of Daniels, W.Va., and Betty Jo Seder of Pittsburgh; half-brother, David Miller of Palm Bay, Fla.; three grandchildren, two stepgrandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in Bernstein Funeral Home, Athens. Memorials may be made to St. Mary's Hospice, P.O. Box 6588, Athens 30604.

George Hayes
Services for George Isaac Hayes will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Snow's Memorial Chapel, Pio Nono Avenue, with burial in Macon Memorial Park Cemetery. Hayes, 70, died Saturday, May 20, 2000. He was son of the late Jonothan D. and Estelle Niblett Hayes. The widower of Louise Layson Hayes and Emily D. Hayes, he was retired from Riverwood and was a member of Rutland Masonic Lodge. He attended Lynmore United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his son, Daryl Hayes of Macon; brother, E. Coyle Hayes of Macon; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home and may be contacted at the residence, 3819 Wynwood Drive, Macon 31206.

Ila Mae Henderson
CORDELE - Services for Ila Mae Henderson will be at 3 p.m. today in the chapel of Hughes & Wright Funeral Home with interment in Cedar Creek Cemetery. Henderson, 87, died Friday, May 19, 2000. A native of Crisp County, she was a homemaker. She was a Baptist.

Survivors include her daughter, Edna Clements of Cordele; 14 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great grandchildren.

Annie Mae Hill
Services for Annie Mae Hill will be at noon Tuesday in the chapel of Bentley & Sons Funeral Home with burial in Woodlawn Memorial Park. Hill, 69, died Thursday, May 18, 2000. She was born in Macon, daughter of the late Clarence Hill and Mamie Preston. She was retired from Holiday Inn and had worked for the Georgia Academy for the Blind. She was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Macon and the Seventh-day Adventist Church of Atlanta.

Survivors include her children Clarence Hill of Clinton, Md., Michael Washington of Lizella, Patricia Ann Walker of Miami and Jeanie Mae Burkes of Woodstock; sisters, Rosa Lee Hightower of Macon and Delois Chapple of Fayetteville, N.C.; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home and may be contacted at 1063 Radio Drive, Macon.

Mattie Lee Jackson
WARNER ROBINS - Services for Mattie Lee Jackson will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the sanctuary of Sandbed Baptist Church with burial in Oak Grove Church Cemetery, Elko. Jackson died Wednesday, May 17, 2000. She was born in Houston County, daughter of the late Nelson and Mary Francis Cherry Hudson. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Sandbed Baptist Church and the senior choir.

Survivors include her children, Lucille Whitehurst of Perry, Emma L. Sumpter of Miami, Calvin Jackson of Haynesville and Luther Jackson, Dianne Smith and Carlton Jackson, all of Warner Robins; sisters and brother, Lula Mae Davis of Hartford, Conn., Bonnie Mae Morgan of Macon, Rose Bud Hudson of West Palm, Fla., and Felic Hudson of West Palm Beach, Fla.; 26 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren.

The body will be placed in the church an hour before services. The family may be contacted at 132 Vernon Drive. Nelson's Memorial Mortuary has charge of arrangements.

Charles Piland
UNION POINT - Services for Charles Clifford "Red" Piland will be at 2 p.m. Monday in First Baptist Church with burial in Greenlawn Cemetery. Piland, 66, died Saturday, May 20, 2000. He was born in Greene County, son of the late Arthur Bruce and Mary Reid Goofer Piland. He was a self-employed salesman. He was a member of First Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Lillie Canup Piland; daughters Evie Piland Hill of Eatonton, Rachel Piland Williams of Madison and Jenifer Piland Wilson of Buford; brothers and sister Reid Mullins of Dacula, Michael Mullins of Buckhead and Marie Veazey of Ocean Isle, N.C.; and five grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Callaway Funeral Home. The family may be contacted at 1280 S. Dogwood Road, Woodville.

Ray Scott
SWAINSBORO - Services for Ray Morris Scott Sr. will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the chapel of Peebles Curry Durden Mortuary with burial in the City Cemetery. Scott, 77, died Friday, May 19, 2000. A native of Emanuel County, he was an Army veteran of World War II and the Korean conflict. A former Swainsboro City Council member, he was the retired owner and operator of Scott's IGA and Ray's Resturant and was a retired representative of Newton Manufacturing Co. He was a member and past president of Lake Luck Civic Club and the VFW. He was a member of Swainsboro First United Methodist Church.

Survivors included his wife, Eunice Breedlove Scott; son, Ray M. "Sunny" Scott Jr.; sister, Wylene Scott Carter of Savannah; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Evie Shaddix
LOGANVILLE - Services for Evie S. Shaddix will be at 4:30 p.m. today in Harmony-Smyrna Cemetery, Dooly County. Shaddix, 88, died Friday, May 19, 2000. She was born in Dooly County, daughter of the late Daniel J. and Laura Scarborough. She lived in Gwinnett County most of her life and was a charter member of First Baptist Church of Decatur.

Survivors include her children Marsha Raulston of Loganville and Richard Shaddix of Gadsden, Ala.; sister, Alice Malaier of Pineview; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association, 309 Pine St., Albany 31701, or First Baptist Church of Decatur. Bowen-NeSmith Funeral Home in Unadilla has charge of arrangements.

Lillian Ward
McRAE - Services for Lillian S. Ward will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Massey Chapel, Garden City, with interment in Sand Hill Cemetery. Ward, 95, died Saturday, May 20, 2000. Born in Edgefield, S.C., she was a longtime resident of Chatham County and was a homemaker. She was a Methodist.

Survivors include her children Payton H. Ward of Bloomingdale and Leroy Ward of Garden City; eight grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Savannah, P.O. Box 13190, Savannah 31406.

Roy Williams
WARNER ROBINS - Services for Roy E. Williams will be private. Williams, 46, died Friday, May 19, 2000. He was son of the late Eschol Williams.

Survivors include his mother, Rebecca Ward of Warner Robins; and sisters and brother Vickie Nash and Gail Oyler, both of Warner Robins, and Steve Williams of LaGrange.

McCullough Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

R.B. Williams Jr.
EASTMAN - Memorial services for R.B. Williams Jr. will be held at a later date. Williams, 67, died Friday, May 19, 2000. He was born in Dodge County, son of the late Rufus B. and Lou Ellen Mathews Williams. He was a resident of River Willows Nursing Home in Wilcox County. He lived in Atlanta for many years and was retired from Merrill Lynch as a stock broker. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Atlanta.

Survivors include his sister, Betty J. Lambert of Eastman.

The family may be contacted at Route 1, Rocky Springs Road, Eastman. Stokes-Southerland Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.


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