Valdosta Daily Times


February 3, 2007

Obituaries for Sunday, Feb. 4, 2007


Mary Helen Edelbroich Dixon

Mary Helen Edelbroich Dixon, 88, of Quitman passed away Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007, at her residence after a lenghty illness. She was born in Covington, Ky., to Frederick Lawrence and Bernadine Goldenberke Edelbroich. As a resident of Quitman for over 50 years, Mrs. Dixon was a homemaker and member of St. John’s Catholic Church.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Marilyn Willis and Michael of Valdosta; son and daughter-in-law Dr. Albert Vernon Dixon, Jr. and Mary Joyce of Hiawassee, Ga.; four grandchildren, Tom (Darla) Lovett, Al Dixon, Robert DIxon, and Andy Dixon; two great grandchildren, Thomas and Timothy Lovett, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2007, at 10 a.m. In St. John’s Catholic Church with Fr. John O’Brien officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Quitman. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. with a rosary service at 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. John’s Catholic Church or their charity of choice. Condolences to the family may be conveyed on the obituary page at — Maxwell-Miller Funeral Home.

Brooks County

Marene Hutchinson Carter

Marene Hutchinson Carter, 81, of Brooks County passed away Friday, Feb. 2, 2007, at South Georgia Medical Center after a lengthy illness. Born on Dec. 24, 1925, in Brooks County, she was the daughter of the late Robert “Bud” and Carrie Hutchinson. She was a lifelong resident of Brooks County. Mrs. Carter was a homemaker and a loving wife, mother and grandmother and a member of Welcome Hill Church of Christ.

She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Coney Lee Carter of Brooks County; four sons, Bobby (Jeanette) Carter of Brooks County, Raymond (Lisa) Carter of Moultrie, Vernon (Barbara) Carter of Brooks County, Melvin Carter of Brooks County; daughter in-law, Freida Carter Mitchell of Brooks County; 12 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and a loving niece Linda Gibson. She was preceded in death by one son, Jerome W. Carter; two brothers, Letha Hutchinson and Cleon Hutchinson; and one sister, Ella Mae Ellenberg.

Text Only
  • obit Keshia Clark Program Pict copy.jpg Keshia Laverne Clark

    `Keshia Laverne Clark was born to Ethel Clark and the late Odell Clark, March 4, 1970, in Valdosta, Ga.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ruby Idella Hall

    Ruby Idella Hall, 94, of Valdosta, Ga., passed away on Sunday, July 20, 2014 in the Heritage Pruitt Health Nursing Home.

    July 22, 2014

  • Carolyn Ann Webb

    Rev. Carolyn Ann Webb, 69, of Alapaha, Ga., died Friday July 18, 2014 in the Tift Regional Medical Center.

    July 22, 2014

  • Justin Chase Grice

    Justin Chase Grice, 21, of Valdosta, Ga., died suddenly on Sunday, July 20, 2014.

    July 21, 2014

  • Jeannie Shiver Winters Helton

    Jeannie Shiver Winters Helton, 69, of Valdosta died Saturday, July 19, 2014 at her residence after a lengthy illness.

    July 20, 2014

  • Danny Earl Woodcock

    Danny Earl Woodcock, 76, of Valdosta died Friday, July 18, 2014 at Langdale Hospice House.

    July 20, 2014

  • Phyllis Napier Smith

    Mrs. Phyllis Napier Smith, 80, passed away, Saturday, July 19, 2014, at her residence, following a short illness.

    July 20, 2014

  • Danny Earl Woodcock

    Danny Earl Woodcock, 76, of Valdosta, died Friday, July 18, 2014 at Langdale Hospice House.

    July 19, 2014

  • Jeannie Shiver Helton

    Jeannie Shiver Helton, 69, of Valdosta died on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at her residence.

    July 19, 2014

  • Sarah Selida Ratliff Worley

    Sarah Selida Ratliff Worley, 69, of Lake Park, Ga., passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Holly Hill Nursing Home after a lengthy illness.

    July 19, 2014

Top News

School starts again in about two weeks. What do you think?

It's still summer. School starts too soon.
Seems like the right time to return.
Abolish summer recess. Make school year-round.
     View Results