Valdosta Daily Times


June 16, 2014

Martha Jean Berger

-- — Martha Jean Berger, 61, of Ray City, Ga. passed away Sunday, June 15, 2014 in South Georgia Medical Center from a sudden illness. She was born February 5, 1953 to the late John Thomas and Lucile (Merritt) Cooper in Ray City, Ga. She attended New Covenant Church. Along with her parents she is also preceded in death by her husband James Berger, two brothers Danny Ray Cooper and Jerome Cooper and a sister Betty Joyce Gray.

Survivors include: Daughter and Son-in-Law, Tereasa and John  Conley of Jacksonville, Ga.; Son, Ricky Boyd, of Ray City, Ga.; Daughter and Son-in-Law, Lynn and Les Trowell of Hahira, Ga.; Grandson and Granddaughter-in-Law, Glen and Jessica Conley; Granddaughter and Grandson-in-Law, Joni and Luke Boone; Grandson, Tyler Boyd; Granddaughter, Amber Trowell; Granddaugter, Payton Trowell; Grandson, Ryan Boyd; Granddaughter and Grandson-in-Law, Kimberley and Gabe Lasseter; Granddaughter and Grandson-in-Law, Olivia and Kyle Goff; Grandson and Granddaughter-in-Law, Brandon and Cristina Zeigler; Great-Grandchildren: Madison William, Maci Boone, Gracie Conley, Tripp Lasseter, Bailey Zeigler, Bradon Zeigler and Cole Goff; Brother and Sister-in-Law, Johnny and Pat Cooper; Brother and Sister-in-Law, James and Linda Cooper; Brother and Sister-in-Law, Sketter and Rachel Cooper; Sister, Alma Moakley; Sister and Brother-in-Law, Linda and Randy Adle; Sister and Brother-in-Law, Glenda and Jimmy Alexander; Sister and Brother-in-Law, Brenda and Cleon Knight; Several Nieces, Nephews and extended family members

Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, June 18, 2014 in the First Baptist Church of Ray City at 10 a.m. with burial following in the Beaver Dam Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday, June 17, 2014 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral Home. Sympathy may be expressed online at — Music Funeral Services of Lakeland

Text Only
  • Brian “Tinker” Peters

    Brian “Tinker” Peters, 69, of Twin Lakes, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at his home.

    July 25, 2014

  • Charles E. Griffin

    Mr. Charles E. Griffin, 75, of Adel, Ga., passed away July 24, 2014 at his home.

    July 25, 2014

  • John Clyatt “Johnny” Lovein

    John Clyatt “Johnny” Lovein, 64, of Nashville, Ga., died Friday July 25, 2014 at his residence.

    July 25, 2014

  • Esther Crawford

    Mrs. Esther Crawford, age 85, of Oak Park, Ill., departed this life Friday, July 25, 2014.

    July 25, 2014

  • Marian Ollie “Lovey” Godwin Gulliver

    Marian Ollie “Lovey” Godwin Gulliver, 80, of Twin Lakes, passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Langdale Hospice House.

    July 25, 2014

  • obit Kiser, Audrey copy.jpg Audrey Jewell Allbritton Kiser

    Audrey Jewell Allbritton Kiser, 86, was reunited with both her sons in heaven Wednesday, July 23, 2014 when she passed away at Sentara Obici Hospital.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Betty Jean Browning

    Betty Jean Browning, 82, of Alapaha, Ga., died Thursday July 24, 2014 in the Tift Regional Medical Center.

    July 25, 2014

  • Patti Atchley Burnett

    Patti Atchley Burnett, age 55, of Valdosta, Ga., died July 23, 2014 at her residence.

    July 24, 2014

  • OBIT Curtis Williams Sr. copy.jpg Curtis Tyrone (Smoke/Tough Ty) Williams Sr.

    Curtis Tyrone (Smoke/Tough Ty) Williams Sr., of Valdosta, Ga., was born April 8, 1959 to the late Matthew Williams and the late Myrtice Roberts Williams.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Virgil Hickox

    Virgil Hickox, 71, of Nashville, Ga.,  died Wednesday,  July 23, 2014 in Tift Regional Medical Center.

    July 24, 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