for Monday, Oct. 21, 2002
Lucille Tomlinson Corbitt
LAKELAND -- Lucille Tomlinson Corbitt, 96, of Lakeland, passed away early Saturday evening, Oct. 19, 2002, in the Louis Smith Memorial Hospital in Lakeland after declining health. She was born in Clinch County and lived in Lanier County most of her life. She was a Pink Lady with Louis Smith Memorial Hospital for 27 years, a devout Christian, and a member of the Lakeland United Methodist Church. She served with the United Methodist Woman, the Ruby Berryhill Circle, and was the first recipient of the Quiet Disciple award. She was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Ira S. Corbitt. Survivors include her daughter, Gladys Corbitt Graham of Lakeland; a grandson and granddaughter-in-law, Mark and Susan Bradford of Lakeland; and granddaugther and grandson-in-law, Tami and Doug Tomlinson of Lakeland; four great-grandchildren, Jordan Bradford, Dane Bradford, Roman Seago, and Kelly Seago; and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2002, in the Lakeland United Methodist Church with burial to follow in Greenlawn Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. today with the family receiving friends between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Lakeland United Methodist Church. -- Music Funeral Services of Lakeland.
NASHVILLE -- Edith Hall, 85, of Nashville, died Sunday, Oct. 20, 2002, in the Berrien Nursing Center. Born on Jan. 1, 1917, in Berrien County, to the late Carl V. Myers and Lettie Hancock, she was a homemaker and retired food services worker with the Berrien County School System. She attended the Nashville Mission and was the widow of John E. "Bud" Hall who died on Oct. 20, 1985. Survivors include one son, Grant Hall of Nashville; one brother, Weston Myers of Nashville; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, 22, 2002, in the chapel of Lovein Funeral Home with the Rev. Clarence Luke officiating. Burial will follow in Long Bridge Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. tonight. -- Lovein Funeral Home, Nashville, a member by invitation of Selected Independent Funeral Homes.
Hattie Rowell Hayes
QUITMAN -- Hattie Rowell Hayes, 99, of Quitman, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2002, at the Presbyterian Home after a lengthy illness. A lifelong resident of Brooks County, she was the daughter of Rufus and Emma Fryer Rowell. She was a homemaker and a member of the Morrison Baptist Church. She is survived by three daughters, Louise Gay of Pavo, Christelle Goodin of Naylor, and Lethenia Nesbitt of Valdosta; two sons, J. B. Hayes of Morven and Julius (Gabby) Hayes of Tiger; 23 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; and one sister, Clyde Marshall of Morven. She was preceded in death by her husband I. B. Hayes. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2002, at 11 a.m. at Philadelphia Baptist Church with Rev. Manning Hicks officiating. Burial will follow in Philadelphia Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home tonight from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. -- Maxwell-Miller Funeral Home.
Frances McKibben Allen O'Neal
VALDOSTA -- Frances McKibben Allen O'Neal, 89, of Valdosta, died on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2002, after a short illness. Born in Jackson on April 26, 1913, she was the daughter of the late L. P. and Marie Thornton McKibben. She was a homemaker and a Baptist and was preceded in death by her husbands, Homer L. Allen, Jr., and Maston O'Neal. Survivors are her son and daughter-in-law, Dr. James and Janice Allen of Valdosta; daughter, Annice Allen Garrett of Richmon, Virg.; grandchildren and their spouses, James Brett and Martha Ann Allen of Atlanta, Scarlet "Be Be" and Jeff Cox of Nashville, Laura and Chip Henry of Richmond, Virg., Todd and Tracy Garrett of Nashville, Tenn., Tyler and Judith Garrett of California; great-grandchildren, Hailey and Sarah Cox of Nashville, Abby and Davis Allen of Atlanta, Alexander Henry of Richmond, Virg.; brother, L. P. McKibben,
Jr. of McDonough; sister, Mary Lindsey of Griffin; and a special niece, Candy Barnett of Dunedin, Fla. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2002, at 4 p.m., in the chapel of the Carson McLane Funeral Home, Pastor Ken Webb and Rev. Mack Weaver officiating. Committal services will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2002, at 2 p.m., in Jackson, at the Jackson Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home tonight from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Christ Fellowship Church. -- Carson McLane Funeral Home, a member by invitation of Selected Independent Funeral Homes.
Isaac Harmon Boyette Sr.
VALDOSTA -- Isaac Harmon Boyette, Sr., 95, of Valdosta, died on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2002. Services are scheduled for Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of the Carson McLane Funeral Home with burial at New Bethel Cemetery. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial gifts may be made to the Boy Scouts of America or to Hospice of South Georgia. -- Carson McLane Funeral Home, a member by invitation of Selected Independent Funeral Homes.
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