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Dorothy Bacon
 

BACONTON - Services for Dorothy Mae Bacon will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in Baconton Baptist Church, with burial at 5 p.m. in Woodlawn Cemetery, Perry. Bacon, 73, died Friday, Feb. 23, 2001, at her residence. Born in Sparta, she was the daughter of the late William and Josephine G. Burgamy. She was a retired bank teller and member of Baconton Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, John Bacon.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight in Parker-Bramlett Funeral Home, Camilla.
 

Dr. Harmon Bickley Jr.
 

LUDINGTON, Mich. - Private services for Dr. Harmon C. Bickley Jr. will be held in Ludington. Bickley, 70, died Monday, Feb. 19, 2001, in Grand Rapids, Mich. He was a former professor of pathology at the Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon, where he retired in 1998. He was a veteran of the Korean War, having served in the Air Force. He attended the University of Michigan, graduating with a DDS degree. He obtained his doctorate of pathology from the University of Rochester and taught pathology in the medical schools of the University of Kentucky at Lexington, the University of Iowa and the University of Texas at San Antonio. He was the founder of the International Society for Plastination, published a textbook series for pathology courses at universities across the country and was a founding member of the Group for Research in Pathology Education.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Bickley; children Susan Bickley-Scott of Houston, Texas, Margaret Wohler and Elizabeth Malks, both of Arlington, Va., and David Bickley of Chicago; sisters and brother Joann Blair of Clarkston, Mich., Barbara Caldwell of Pinkney, Mich., and Joseph Richard Bickley of Kentwood, Mich.; and eight grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the General Academic Fund at the Mercer University School of Medicine, 1550 College St., Macon 31207.
 

Jane Bolen
 

EAST DUBLIN - Services for Jane Lowe Bolen will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Townsend Brothers Funeral Home, Dublin, with burial in Northview Cemetery. Bolen, 44, died Friday, Feb. 23, 2001. A former Savannah resident, she attended the Savannah College of Art and Design. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church, where she was a former Sunday School teacher.

Survivors include her daughter Lisa Jane Beasley of Athens; fiance, Ray Dean Garrett; parents, R.L. and Laura Lowe of Savannah; brother and sisters Bob Lowe of Atlanta, Patti Stalnaker and Suzanne Lowe, both of Savannah, and Pam McGahee of Nicholson; stepchildren Thomas Garrett and Sarah Collins; and a grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.
 

Benjamin Braddy
 

Services for Benjamin Frank Braddy will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in Bethesda Baptist Church, with burial in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Braddy, 82, died Friday, Feb. 23, 2001, in a local hospital. The son of the late William Aldrine and Cennie R. Braddy, he was an Army veteran of World War II and garage superintendent, retired from Flowers Bakery. He was a member of Bethesda Baptist Church and the Adams Tanner Sunday School Class. He was a 32nd degree Mason, and a member of Mabel Lodge No. 255 and Woodmen of the World.

Survivors include his wife, Ouida P. Braddy; children Robert G. Braddy of Jacksonville, Fla., and Joan Lee of Middleburg, Fla.; grandchildren Penny Lynn Lanb, Pamila Lynn Fields and Jonathan Shane Braddy; three great-grandchildren; several stepgrandchildren; and 14 great-stepgrandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight in Snow's Memorial Chapel, Pio Nono Avenue, and may be contacted at 3875 Rice Mill Road, Macon 31206.
 

Marjorie Carnes
 

HAZLEHURST - Services for Marjorie McNeal Carnes will be at 3 p.m. today in Hazlehurst Church of God, with burial in Hazlehurst Memorial Cemetery. Carnes, 70, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001. A homemaker, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Carletta R. McNeal.

Survivors include her husband, Dave Carnes; children Bruce Herrington of Grand Prairie, Texas, David Herrington, Brenda Patton and Joyce Lee, all of Hazlehurst, Judy Ciccimaro of Enterprise, Ala., and Barbara Hall of Baxley; stepson David Carnes Jr. of Milan; brothers and sisters Thomas McNeal, Alton McNeal and Carolyn Hand, all of Hazlehurst, and Sarah Marlowe of Jefferson; and five grandchildren.

The family may be contacted at 136 Claxton Road, Baxley. Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
 

Ronnie Clemons
 

HAZLEHURST - Services for Ronnie Neal Clemons will be at 3 p.m. today in Macedonia Baptist Church, Graham, with burial in Morgan Chapel Cemetery. Clemons, 37, died Friday, Feb. 16, 2001. 

Survivors include his parents, Earnest and Lucille Clemons; sisters and brothers Jinnie Chieves of Lumber City, Evelyn Warren, Earnest Clemons Jr., Willie Clemons Sr. and Tommy Clemons, all of Hazlehurst, Isaiah Clemons and James Clemons, both of Birmingham, Ala., Eddie Clemons of Savannah, Delton Clemons of Waycross and Tony Clemons Sr. of Komo, Ind.; and grandmother Ruby Love of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

King Brother's Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
 

Ida Cosey
 

MILLEDGEVILLE - Services for Ida C. Cosey will be at 11 a.m. today in Williams White Columns Funeral Home with burial in Baldwin Memorial Gardens. Cosey, 89, died Thursday, Feb. 8, 2001. Born in Fort Valley, she had lived in Middle Georgia most of her life and was a former resident of Albuquerque, N.M. The widow of Virgil Cosey, she was a member of Vista Ridge Garden Club and attended Tattnall Square Baptist Church in Macon for several years.

Survivors include her stepdaughter Bettyann Murfin of Rio Rancho, N.M.; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
 

Jeane Courson
 

FITZGERALD - Services for Jeane Vaughn Courson will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in Paulk Funeral Home, with burial in Evergreen Cemetery. Courson, 66, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001. She was a legal secretary, retired from Mills & Chasteen Law Offices. She was formerly employed at Helton Construction Co. in Atlanta. She was a member of Arbor Baptist Church. She was the widow of Jack L. Courson.

Survivors include her brother Elton Vaughn of Riverdale.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight in the funeral home.
 

Langdon Diem
 

MONTEZUMA - Services for Langdon Chevelle Diem will be at 3 p.m. Sunday in Montezume Mennonite Church with burial in the church cemetery. Langdon, 1, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001. 

Survivors include his parents Merle and Marlene Diem; brothers and sisters Daffney Diem, Dustin Diem, Cameron Diem, Sabrina Diem and Chandler Diem, all of Montezuma; and grandparents Mary Weaver of Montezuma, and Merle and Thelma Diem of Bamberg, S.C.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight in Watson Mathews Funeral Home.
 

Robert Dinkle
 

MILLEDGEVILLE - Services for Robert Dinkle will be at 2 p.m. today in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens, Macon, with military honors. Dinkle, 75, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001. An Army veteran of World War II, he was a retired graphics artist with Tyson Enterprises.

Survivors include his children John Adams of Dublin, Diana Pierce of Stockbridge and Mary Riner of Church Hill, Tenn.; 14 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

Moores Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
 

Kimberly Edenfield
 

STILLMORE - Services for Kimberly Nan Edenfield will be at 3 p.m. Sunday in Mount Shady Baptist Church, with burial in the church cemetery. Edenfield, 18, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001. She was a 2000 honor graduate of Swainsboro High School and worked at BiLo. She was a member of Mount Shady Baptist Church.

Survivors include her parents, Robert Edenfield Jr. and Martha Edenfield; sister and brothers Lisa Britt of Bluffton, S.C., Mitchell Edenfield of Twin City and Shannon Edenfield of Stillmore; and grandparents Newburn and Ruby Canady of Swainsboro.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 9 tonight in Hendley, Rountree and Powell Funeral Home, Swainsboro. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to charity of the donor's choice.
 

Addie Fowler
 

OCILLA - Services for Addie W. Fowler will be at 4 p.m. Sunday in Mystic Cemetery. Fowler, 91, died Friday, Feb. 23, 2001, in a local nursing home. A homemaker, she was a member of Mystic Baptist Church. She was the widow of Monroe Fowler.

Survivors include her children Russell Fowler of San Francisco, Mary Hendley of Ocilla, Latrelle Nagles of Sycamore and Elaine Barton of Quitman; brother and sister Robert Land of Tifton and Sadie Revels of Mystic; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight in Paulk Funeral Home, Ocilla.
 

Omar Herndon
 

Services for Omar E. Herndon Sr. will be at 3 p.m. Monday in Riverside Cemetery. Herndon died Friday, Feb. 23, 2001. A Navy veteran of World War II, he was retired from Dunlap Chevrolet after 28 years. He was a member of Doles United Methodist Church. He was the past master of Mabel Lodge and member of the Scottish Rite. He participated with the Boy Scouts for over 35 years.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Herndon; children Omar E. Herndon Jr. and Durward Herndon, both of Macon, and Beverly Lunn of Indianapolis; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday in Hart's Mortuary. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Doles United Methodist Church Building Fund, 6220 Thomaston Road, Macon 31220. 
 

Robert Hilt
 

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. - Services for Robert David Hilt will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Wellesley Baptist Church, with burial in Dell Park Cemetery, Natick, Mass. Hilt, 89, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001. He attended Northeastern University and was a veteran of the Massachusetts National Guard. He was a retired quality control manager at the General Electric-Telechron facility in Ashland for more than 35 years, and participated in the design and construction of topographical relief maps of the world at Babson College in Wellesley. He was a member of the Windsor Volunteer Fire Department, was an emergency medical technician, was the town's hazardous materials officer, and was a member of the Windsor Cemetery Commission, Arts Council and Historical Society. 

Survivors include his children Carolyn Ziegler of Northborough, Mass., and Joyce Miller of Warner Robins; brother Walter Hilt of Eliot, Maine; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday in Mitchell Funeral Home, Natick. Memorials may be made to Trustees of the Reservations, Long Hill, 572 Essex St., Beverly, Mass. 01915-1530; or the Windsor Ambulance Fund, c/o Paul Hoag, 1220 Old Route 9, Windsor, Mass. 01270.
 

Ruth Matthews
 

Memorial services for Ruth Matthews will be at 3 p.m. Sunday in Hart's Mortuary. Matthews died Thursday, Feb. 1, 2001. She received a master's degree in fine arts in literature and library science from the University of Missouri at Kansas City. She went to London on a Rhodes Scholarship in 1971 and was associated with the United Nations Group. She was voted 1972 Mother of the Year of Kansas City. 

Survivors include her children Ruth Suzanne Matthews, John Michael Matthews and Donna Matthews Post, all of Atlanta, and Charles David Matthews of Chattanooga, Tenn.; and grandchildren Matthew Gordon Post and Erica Suzanne Post.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Mercer Medical School, Ruth LaTuille Matthews Geriatric Research, Attn: Gloria Marshall, 1400 Coleman Ave., Macon 31217.
 

Jake McDonald
 

DUBLIN - Services for Jake McDonald will be at 1 p.m. today in Pentecostal Ark of God Church, Eastman, with burial in Eastman Cemetery. McDonald, 77, died Friday, Feb. 16, 2001. He was born in Dodge County, son of the late Rufus and Vinie A. McDonald. An Army veteran, he was a retired brick mason. 

Survivors include his nieces and nephews Martha Baker of Eastman, Patricia McDonald of Dublin, Clifford Ingram of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Leroy Baker and Marvin Baker, both of Atlanta, and Donald Baker of Houston, Texas.

The body will be in the church at noon today. The family may be contacted at 5217 Fourth Ave., Eastman. Rollins Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
 

The Rev. Randolph McMillian
 

LUMBER CITY - Services for the Rev. Randolph R. McMillan will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in St. James CME Church with burial in Mount Calvary CME Church Cemetery. McMillian, 81, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2001. He was a minister of a CME church.

Survivors include his wife, Flora McMillian; children Roman McMillian of Lumber City, Henry McMillian of Dublin, Sandra McMillian and Debra Wilson, both of Riverdale, and Adam McMillian of Murray, Ky.; brothers William McMillian of Inkster, Mich., and Oris McMillian of Highlands Ranch, Colo.; 13 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at 6 tonight in the church. Spaulding Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
 

Lillie Mae Metts
 

BONAIRE - Services for Lillie Mae Metts will be at 3 p.m. today in McCullough Funeral Home, Warner Robins, with burial in Magnolia Park Cemetery. Metts, 81, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001. She was a homemaker and a Baptist. She was born in Coffee County, daughter of the late James and Mary Jane Chaney. 

Survivors include her husband, Lewis Metts; children Glenda Metts of Bonaire, Glenn Metts of Smyrna and Wendell Metts of Vidalia; stepchildren Melba Griner of Macon and Lewis Metts of Albany; 15 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
 

Laverne Moore
 

WARNER ROBINS - Services for Laverne J. Moore will be at 2 p.m. today in Green Acres Baptist Church with entombment in Magnolia Park Mausoleum. Moore, 77, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001. She was born in Quitman, Miss., daughter of the late Johnny and Lizzie Mae Johnston. She was a procurement clerk, retired from Robins Air Force Base. She was a homemaker and member of Ester Bible Class at Green Acres Baptist Church, where she was a member for 35 years. She was a member of Jolly Sixties Senior Citizens Group.

Survivors include her husband, Alfred L. Moore; children Mark Moore and Ronnie Moore, both of Warner Robins; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

McCullough Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
 

Garnett Pirkle
 

Services for Garnett Truett Pirkle will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in Dekle Funeral Home, with burial in Zion Hope Cemetery. Pirkle, 75, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001. He was a member of Fort Valley First Baptist Church and Fort Valley Lodge No. 110 F&AM.

Survivors include her children Bob Pirkle of Titusville, Fla., Don Pirkle of Fort Valley, Garnett Pirkle Jr. of Fortson and Naomi Barnes of Macon; brothers and sisters Glendon Pirkle of Dahlonega, Cleon Pirkle of Gainesville, Fla., Condred Pirkle and Betty Pirkle of Perry, Billy Pirkle of Americus and Geraldine Wilds of Jacksonville, Fla.; and 10 grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 tonight in the funeral home.
 

Nellie Pisano
 

VENICE, Fla. - Memorial services for Nellie Milbut Pisano will be held at a later date in Venice. Pisano, 86, died Sunday, Feb. 11, 2001, in an Eatonton hospital. The daughter of the late Joseph and Alice D. Milbut, she operated a hotel and restaurant in Manhattan, N.Y., before moving to Venice. She was the widow of Anthony J. Pisano.

Survivors include her children Pauline Kearns of Eatonton and Constance Spada of Port Washington, N.Y.; brother Anthony Milbut of Hometown, Pa.; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Eatonton Healthcare and Rehabilitation Patient Activity Fund. Ivy Hill Chapel in Eatonton has charge of arrangements.
 

Mary Sanford
 

MILLEDGEVILLE - Services for Mary Lou Sanford will be at noon Monday in St. Paul Baptist Church, with burial in the church cemetery. Sanford died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2001. Born in Baldwin County, she was the daughter of the late Jimmie and Geneva K. Sanford. She was a member of St. Paul Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughter Dolly Marie Sanford-Sturrup of Milledgeville.

Peoples Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
 

Eunice Stephens
 

MONTICELLO - Memorial services for Eunice Evans Stephens will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 3, in Bethlehem Baptist Church. Stephens, 79, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001, at her residence. Born in Hall County, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Minnie P. Stephens. She was a secretary at Sears and was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Otis Elwood Stephens; children Miles Stephens of Hawaii and Mark Stephens of Marietta; brothers Bill Evans and Bob Evans, both of Flowery Branch; and four grandchildren.

Jordan Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
 

Ann Stewart
 

Services for Ann "Bunny" Stewart will be at 3 p.m. Monday in Woodlawn Memorial Park. Stewart, 59, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001. She was born in Bibb County, daughter of the late Charlie and Julia Tatmon. She was retired from First American Home Health. She was a member of Central Church of Christ and Senior Saints.

Survivors include her husband Cal Stewart; brother and sisters Tommy Tatmon, Jessie Threatt and Mamie Tatmon, all of Macon; and grandson Nate Stewart.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 p.m. Sunday in Bentley & Sons Funeral Home and may be contacted at 3791 Flamingo Drive.
 

Quincy Tobler
 

EASTMAN - Services for Quincy Tobler will be at 11 a.m. Sunday in A.L. Spaulding Funeral Home, McRae, with burial in Oak Grove Cemetery. Tobler, 83, died Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2001. An Army veteran of World War II, he was a farmer.

Survivors include his wife, Inez B. Tobler; children Gretha Barnes of Eastman and Gene Clark of Jacksonville, Fla.; sisters Barbie Frazier and Martha Baker, both of Glenwood; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
 

Callie Ward
 

FITZGERALD - Services for Callie Sue Ward will be at 2 p.m. today in Evergreen Cemetery. Ward, 84, died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001, at her residence. A homemaker, she was a member of Central United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women, a former member of the administrative board, a Sunday School teacher and a circle leader. She was a charter member of the Floriculture Garden Club. She was the widow of Paul E. Ward.

Survivors include her daughter Edna Lu Dominy of Fitzgerald; brother Thomas E. Castleberry Jr. of Fitzgerald; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Paulk Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
 

Donna Wilkes
 

ANDERSON, S.C. - Services for Donna Fowler Wilkes will be at 2 p.m. today in West Highland Baptist Church, with burial in Macon Memorial Park. Wilkes, 50, died Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2001, at her residence. Born in Macon, she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Mildred Fowler. She was a membership representative with Sam's Membership Club Warehouse. A resident of Anderson for five years, she was a member of West Highland Baptist Church.

Survivors include her children Mandi Brown of Anderson and Misty Rodriguez of Fort Lauderdale; mother, Mildred Allen Fowler of Macon; brother and sister Larry Fowler of Loganville and Judy Bruce of Warner Robins; and three grandchildren.

The family may be contacted at 3975 Hartness St., Macon 31204. Snow's Memorial Chapel, Pio Nono Avenue, has charge of arrangements.
 

Harold Woolfork Sr.
 

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Services for Harold Woolfork Sr. will be at noon Monday in St. John CME Church, with burial in Blue Ridge Cemetery. Woolfork, 69, died Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2001. An Army veteran, he was the son of the late Ruth E. Woolfork.

Survivors include his wife, Lucy Woolfork; children Harold Woolfork Jr. of Lancaster, Pa., and Sharon Reed, Kevin Woolfork and Michael Woolfork, all of Harrisburg; father, Roosevelt Woolfork Sr. of Milledgeville; brothers and sisters Roosevelt Woolfork Jr., Marvin Woolfork and Vivian Smith, all of Milledgeville, Delia Taylor of Fort Valley and William B. Woolfork of Harrisburg; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

The family may be contacted at 950 Dunlap Road. Slater's Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
 

Jack Wright Sr.
 

MILLEDGEVILLE - Services for Jack Wright Sr. will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in Moores Funeral Home with burial in Baldwin Memorial Gardens. Wright, 79, died Friday, Feb. 23, 2001. An Army Air Corps veteran of World War II, he was a retired district manager with Dover Elevator. 

Survivors include his wife, Jane Wright; children Jack Wright Jr. and Janice Cox of Milledgeville; sister Katherine Williams of Milledgeville; and grandchildren Jack Wright III and Patti Wright.

The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association or the donor's favorite charity. 


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