Valdosta Daily Times

Obituaries

December 6, 2005

Obituaries for Tuesday, October 18, 2005



Quitman

Jeanette Tucker Collier

Jeanette Tucker Collier, 77, of Quitman died Oct. 16, 2005, at South Georgia Medical Center.

She was born on Jan. 7, 1928, in Colquitt County to the late Elisha and Tempie P. Dawson Tucker. She was a farmer. She was preceded in death by her husbands, the late William P. Ray and the late John Henry Collier.

She is survived by three sons, Leon Edward Ray of Lenox, James Elais Ray, Quitman, Ronald Junior Ray, Moultrie; daughter, Alice Faye Black of Valdosta; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and special friends Betty and Paul Jones of Quitman.

Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2005, at Cobb Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Donnie Sloan and Preacher Bruce Barwick officiating. Burial will be held in Leila Cemetery. Casketbearers will be her grandsons. Visitation will be held from 7-9 p.m. this evening at Cobb Funeral Chapel. -- Cobb Funeral Chapel, Moultrie.



Sparks

Mary Wise Johnson

Mrs. Mary Wise Johnson, 98, of Sparks, died Oct. 16, 2005, at Memorial Convalescent Center of Adel.

She was born on May 2, 1907, in Wilkes County to the late Pope B. and Daisey Smith Wise. She lived most of her life in Cook County. She was a homemaker and member of Sparks Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arlie Johnson.

She is survived by one son, Walter Johnson of Sparks; two daughters, Jeanette Hayes, Sparks, Ruth Bennett, Orlando, Fla.; 15 grandchildren; and 34 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son, J.B. Johnson; two daughters, Clarice Kelley and Mildred Rowan; one sister, Lucy Pritchett; and five brothers, Bill Wise, Jack Wise, Jimmy Wise, Gene Wise and Samuel Wise.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2005, at Boone-Lipsey Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Elbert Cox and the Rev. Webster Johnson officiating. Burial will be held in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. this evening at Boone-Lipsey Funeral Home, Hwy. 41 South. -- Boone-Lipsey Funeral Home, Adel .

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