for Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2004
Landen Quinteen Ball
JASPER, Fla. -- Landen Quinteen Ball, 4 months old, passed away Sept. 12, 2004, at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. Landen was born on May 11, 2004, to Charlie Ball and Deana Franklin.
Survivors include his parents and a sister, Elizabeth Lewis of Jasper.
Private graveside services will be held today in Sassers Landing Cemetery. -- Harry T. Reid Funeral Home, Jasper, Fla.
Moses Davis Sr.
VALDOSTA -- Mr. Moses Davis Sr., 80, of Valdosta was born on Nov. 6, 1923, in Lowndes County to the late Julia Haynes and Morris Brown.
He was a member of the Thomas Chapel Missionary Baptist Church where he served as a deacon until his illness. He retired after 35 years as a truck driver.
Mr. Moses Davis Sr. went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2004, at 9:15 a.m. at the South Georgia Medical Center. He was preceded in death by a brother, James Brown.
He leaves to cherish his memories a devoted wife of 61 years Hazel Lee Davis; five children, Vera Lee Davis, Johnnie Mae Davis Jones (Robert Jones), Moses Davis, Jr., all of Valdosta, Magdalene Davis Brown (Gerald Brown) Hinesville, and James Edward Davis of Augusta; two brothers, Ellis Woods (Julia) and Robert Woods (Margie) both of Valdosta; two sisters, Dorothy Wade of Leesburg, Fla. and Carrie Bell Cobbs of Ft. Myers, Fla.; one uncle Joseph Haynes of Washington, D.C.; 17 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004 at Thomas Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Pastor Edgar Roberts will officiate. Burial will follow in Pallbearer Cemetery. -- Scott And Roberts Mortuary
Peter Von Denton
WHIGHAM-- Peter Von Denton, 41 of Whigham died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2004 at Grady General Hospital, Cairo, due to a heart attack.
He was born on June 29, 1963 in Phenix City, Ala. He was a counselor, professional temporary services, served in the U.S. Air Force and attended Tired Creek Primitive Baptist Church. He married his wife, Amy Faircloth Denton on March 16, 1991.
He is survived by his wife, Amy Faircloth Denton of Whigham; children, Emily Caroline Denton, Caleb Andrew Denton, Claire Elizabeth Denton, all of Whigham; mother and step father, Ursula and Allie Johannesen, Valdosta; brothers, Pat Denton, Columbus, John Denton, San Francisco, Calif.; grandfather, Karl Burkhardt, Ludwigshafen-RH, Germany; aunt and uncle, Christel and Werner Weber of Ludwigshafen-RH, Germany; and two nephews and one niece.
Funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004, at Tired Creek Primitive Baptist Church, Whigham with Elder Thad Marshall officiating. Burial will be held in Tired Creek Cemetery, Whigham. Active pallbearers are Wilson Faircloth, Bruce Brinson, Pat Denton, Jason Denton, Brentley Denton and Chuck O'Neal. -- Clark Funeral Home, Cairo
Mae Ellen Douglas
ADEL -- Sis. Mae Ellen Douglas departed this life at home in Adel on Sept. 9, 2004.
She was born to Elco and Pearline Alford on March 16, 1945. Sis. Mae Ellen graduated from Cook County Training School in Adel, continued her education and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology from Albany State University. She received her Master's Degree in Social Work from Syracuse University in N.Y. in 1973. She worked for the St. Joseph County Department of Family and Children for eight years before relocating to Georgia. She was also a member of Olivet AME while a resident of South Bend. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Douglas; her mother, Pearline Alford; and two sisters, Laverne Louise Alford and Helen Jewell Alford.
She leaves to cherish her memory a son, Robert Alford Douglas, Adel; stepdaughter, Ada Plummer of South Bend, Ind.; father, Elco M. Alford; sister, Mary A. Barron; nephew, Elco Kenneth McCormick (Tamika) of Ozark, Ala.; niece, Lawanna Renee Barron; and a host of loving uncles, aunts and cousins and others who touched her life in a special way.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Sept., 15, 2004, at County Line Church, East Fellowship Road, Cecil. The remains will lie in state at the church from 11 a.m. until the hour of service. Visitation will be held from 6-7 p.m. this evening. -- Lane Memorial Chapel of Adel
Georgia Louise Futch
NASHVILLE-- Georgia Louise Futch, 84, of Nashville died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2004, at Kennestone Hospital in Marietta.
She was born on Sept. 26, 1919, in Atkinson County to Marcus Clinton and Christain McDonald Bradford. She was a homemaker and seamstress, member of the Eastern Star and member of Nashville First Baptist Church. She was the widow of Henry T. "Dumps" Futch who died in 1970.
She is survived by one daughter, Carolyn Gray of Woodstock; five sons, Rev. Swinton Futch, Lake Wales, Fla., Winslow Futch, Georgetown, S.C., Cordell Futch, Nashville, Roy Futch, Jacksonville, Fla., Carol Futch, Buford; 13 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two great-great- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two daughters, Patty Anderson and Marie Beeman.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004, in the Chapel of Lovein Funeral Home. Burial will be held in Westview Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 7-9 p.m. -- Lovein Funeral Home, Nashville
Laura Lilly McMichael
QUITMAN-- Laura Lilly McMichael, 95 passed away in Atlanta on Sept. 12, 2004, after a brief illness.
Born in Quitman, she was the daughter of Homer F. Lilly and Augusta Raysor. She lived in Quitman most of her life except the last two years where she joined her family in Atlanta.
After graduating from Wesleyan College in Macon, she taught school in Hamilton, and later became associated with the Brooks Co. School System until her retirement. She was a life long member and leader of the Quitman United Methodist Church where she was active in the United Methodist Women as well as other church organizations. She was a Charter Member of the Brooks Co. Museum and Cultural Center. Her love of flowers and beauty was a source of much pleasure to her and others as she contributed her talent of flower arranging to various organizations and events over the years.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years William S. "Bill" McMichael and her son William Stewart McMichael, Jr. Survivors include a son, George Merrill McMichael (Bonnie) of Plantation, Fla.; a daughter, Eleanor M. Stewart (Charles P. "Jeb") of Atlanta, and daughter-in-law, Joanne Morgan McMichael of Lookout Mt., Ga.; grandchildren, Merrill McMichael Stoppelbein (Hank), William Stewart McMichael III (Cora), Charles Preston Stewart III (Helen), Mary Michael Stewart; brother, Roy Miller Lilly of Thomasville; and great-grandchildren, Mary Kate, Emmy, Hope, Lilly, Lucy and Charles.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. today, Sept. 14, 2004 at Quitman United Methodist Church with the Rev. Sonny Mason and the Rev. Jimmy Cone officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers include her nephews Charles M. Powers, John O. Lilly, Thomas Lilly, Roy Lilly, and George Lilly.
Those wishing may make a contribution in her memory to the Quitman United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 857, Quitman, GA 31643. -- Maxwell-Miller Funeral Home, Quitman
Maynard John Moon
PRATT, Kan. -- Maynard John Moon, 93, of Pratt, Kan. passed away on Aug. 26, 2004 at Friendship Manor, Pratt, Kan.
He was born on Jan. 30, 1911, in Toronto, Kan. to the late Spencer and Nellie (Caley) Moon.
He married Anna Bell (Burns) Moon Aug. 15 1933, in Virgil, Kan.
He was a retired oil field worker and a member of the First Christian Church in Pratt.
He is survived by his wife, Anna Bell (Burns) Moon, three sons, Marion F. Moon, Orange, Calif., Ross A. Moon, Colorado Springs, Colo. and Norman A. Moon, Moore, Okla.; two daughters Patricia A. Hitchcock, Valdosta and Eula J. Hearn, Sawyer, Kan.; nine grandchildren; seven step grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Boyd Moon and Floyd Moon, and sister Lila Kirby.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, 2004, in Greenlawn Cemetery with Chaplain Fred Pinkerton presiding.
Visitation was from 1-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 27, 2004 and from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Aug. 26, 2004. -- Larrison Funeral Home, Pratt, Kan.
Patricia Moore Pittman
VALDOSTA -- Mrs. Patricia Moore, 59, of Valdosta, formerly of Covington, died Sept. 7, 2004, in Valdosta.
She was predeceased by her husband, M.L. Pittman, her parents Vernon W. Moore and Opal Eason Moore and her brother Charles Moore.
She is survived by her daughters Alita and Steven Clark of Orlando, Fla. and Beth Moore, Valdosta; brothers Willie Moore of Covington and James (Buster) Moore of Mansfield , Ga.; sisters, Sara King of Covington and Peggy Pittman of Acworth; step children Malcolm Pittman, Valdosta, Wreatha Yiech, Pa. and Marilyn Bodnaruks, Ocala, Fla.; grandchildren Cara Clark and Christopher Clark.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday Sept. 13, 2004, in the Chapel of J.C. Harwell & Son Funeral Home in Covington with the Rev. Jeff Perkins officiating. Burial was held in Stewart Baptist Church Cemetery . In lieu of flowers, contributions are requested for Beth Pittman at 735 East Jane Street, Valdosta, GA 31601. -- J.C. Harwell & Son, Covington.
Barbara Lanette Williams
WEST BERRIEN -- Barbara Lanette Williams, 39, of West Berrien died Monday Sept. 13, 2004.
She was born on Nov. 23, 1964, in Alachua County to Russell and Barbara Sims Harrell. She was a homemaker and member of Brookfield Baptist Church.
She is survived by husband Johnny Gene Williams of West Berrien; one daughter, Kristy Leann Williams of West Berrien; one son, John Travis Williams of West Berrien; father and mother, Russell and Barbara Harrell, Brookfield; one sister, Rochelle (Kenny) Rasnick, Mims, Fla.; two brothers, Billy (Teresa) Harrell, Nashville, Michael (Wanda) Harrell, Brookfield; maternal grandmother, Audine Sims, Sumter, S.C.; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Lea Gene and Iris Williams, West Berrien.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday Sept. 15, 2004, in the Chapel of Lovein Funeral Home with the Rev. Edward Mimbs and the Rev. Billy Sumner officiating. Burial will be held in Oakey Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 7-9 p.m. this evening. -- Lovein Funeral Home, Nashville
Judy Belinda Yancey Scarborough
Mrs. Judy Belinda Yancey Scarborough, 50 of Summerville, GA., formerly of Lenox passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014 at Floyd Medical Center in Rome, Ga.
Arvella Fern Brewer
Arvella Fern Brewer, 80, of Valdosta, passed away on Friday, March 7, 2014, at Langdale Hospice House after a lengthy illness.
Charles Crisp Glover Jr.
Charles Crisp Glover Jr., age 83, of 1790 Tom Odum Rd., Vidalia, died at St. Joseph Candler Hospital, Savannah, Thursday, March 6, 2014.
Martha Tillman Quinn
Mrs. Martha Tillman Quinn, 76, of Ocala, Florida, formerly of Adel, Georgia, passed away March 6, 2014 at her home.
James (Jim) Country Johnston
James (Jim) Country Johnston, 64, of Valdosta died Thursday, March 6, 2014 at Baptist Village in Lake Park from complications of multiple myeloma.
Dorothy Elizabeth Carter
Mrs. Dorothy Elizabeth Carter, 93, of Quitman passed away March 4, 2014 at the Presbyterian Home.
Ella Mae Castleberry
Mrs. Ella Mae Castleberry, 87, of Valdosta, passed away on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at Shands at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Fla.
Funeral services for Ms. Constance Williams of Valdosta, Ga., will be held on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 1:30 PM at Crossing Jordan Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Ronnie Mathis, Eulogist.
Willie L. Boatman Sr.
Funeral services for Bishop Willie L. Boatman Sr. will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Zion Temple Church with Rev. Delvin Boatman, officiating.
Funeral services for Ms. Mazie McIntosh will be held on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 11 A.M. at Rocky Mt. Zion Church with Rev. Mobley, officiating.
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