Uliaca “Pecan” Murphy, 86

Posted by | April 27, 2017 2:49 pm

Funeral services for Uliaca “Pecan” Murphy, 86, of Swainsboro were held Tuesday April 11, 2017 at 1 p.m. at Mosley’s Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Malachi Lockett and Pastor Marcellus R. Hannah officiating. Burial was held in Swainsboro City Cemetery. He died on April 8, 2017 at Pruitt Health Nursing Home in Swainsboro.

Mr. Uliaca Murphy was preceded in death by his wives, Annie W. Murphy and Willie Mae Young … Read More


Eugenia Sasser Cobb, 85

Posted by | April 27, 2017 2:46 pm

Funeral services for Eugenia Sasser Cobb, 85, of Tifton were held Monday April 17, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Midville Baptist Church with Rev. Joseph Carter officiating. The burial was held at Wadley City Cemetery. She died April 13, 2017 at Legacy Village in Tifton.

Born in Wadley on March 2, 1932, Mrs. Cobb was the daughter of the late Rufus Dempsey Sasser and Ella Mae Spann Sasser. She was … Read More


Moses “Bee” Cody Sr., 89

Posted by | April 27, 2017 2:44 pm

Funeral services for Moses “Bee” Cody Sr., 89, of Wadley were held Saturday April 15, 2017 at 12 p.m. at St. Mark AME Church in Wadley with Rev. Sharon Buckson, Rev. Dr. Johnny James Smith (officiating), and Rev. Robert L. Stephens. Burial services were held at Green Cemetery in Midville.

Mr. Moses Cody, son of the late Henry and Lillie Cody (Nee Dickerson), was born in Emanuel County. He was … Read More


Gail Mayes Edenfield, 65

Posted by | April 27, 2017 2:41 pm

Funeral services for Gail Mayes Edenfield, 65, of the Blue Ridge Community were held Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 4 p.m. in the chapel of Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home with Pastor Efton Green and Reverend Lee Pulliam officiating. Burial followed in the Odom Cemetery. She died Sunday, April 16, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family while listening to her beloved Elvis gospel music.

Mrs. Gail Mayes Edenfield … Read More


DeWitt Lamar Durden, 69

Posted by | April 27, 2017 2:38 pm

Mr. DeWitt Lamar Durden, age 69, was called home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, at Ogeechee Area Hospice Inpatient Facility in Statesboro. He passed peacefully as a loving friend, Rosaline King, sang “Walk With Me Lord.”

Lamar was born at Candler County Hospital on March 13, 1948, to J.B. and Sara Durden. He was preceded in death by his parents. His joy came from his … Read More


Robert Collins, 89

Posted by | April 27, 2017 2:32 pm

Funeral services for Robert Collins, 89, of Stillmore were held Wednesday April 19, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Stillmore Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Louis Pearce and Rev. George Archer officiating. Burial was at the Stillmore City Cemetery. He died April 15, 2017 at Community Hospice in Vidalia.

Mr. Robert Collins was a lifelong resident of Stillmore. He was a member of Stillmore Missionary Baptist Church, where he served as … Read More


Gordon Hill, 60

Posted by | April 27, 2017 2:30 pm

Funeral services for Gordon Hill, 60, of Midville were held Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Third Chapel Baptist Church with Rev. Melvin Habersham and Rev. Clary Dishmond Jr. officiating. Mr. Gordon Hill died on April 5, 2017.

Mr. Hill was born in Waynesboro to the late John and Ida Promise Hill on January 9, 1957 and attended school in Burke County. He joined Third Baptist Church in Midville at an … Read More


Verreda Ann Hayslip Mills, 67

Posted by | April 27, 2017 2:27 pm

Verreda Ann Hayslip Mills, 67, of Swainsboro, died Thursday, April 13, 2017 at her residence. Funeral services were held Saturday, April 15 at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Tomlinson Funeral Home with Rev. Jack Stafford and Rev. Jody Jordan officiating.

Mrs. Mills, daughter of the late J.E. and Nanny Lou Flanders Hayslip, was born in Swainsboro. She was preceded in death by her husband Roger Mills. She was a … Read More


Carolyn Grimes Bishop, 74

Posted by | April 27, 2017 2:25 pm

Funeral services for Carolyn Grimes Bishop, 74, of Twin City were held Monday, April 17, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Twin City First Baptist Church with Rev. Max Rodgers officiating. Interment followed in the Coleman Cemetery in Twin City. She died Friday, April 14, 2017 at her residence.

Mrs. Carolyn Grimes Bishop was born in Metter to the late Carl and Marie Brown Grimes. She was a beautician and owned/operated … Read More


Russell Daniel “Rusty” Love Jr., 49

Posted by | April 27, 2017 2:21 pm

Memorial services for Mr. Russell Daniel “Rusty” Love Jr., 49, of Soperton were held Friday, April 14, 2017 at 5 p.m. from the chapel of Tomlinson Funeral Home with Rev. Brad McKenzie officiating.

Mr.Russell Daniel “Rusty” Love died Wednesday at Serenity Place in Dublin. Rusty, son of Russell and Nina Walker Love, was born in Winter Garden, Fla. He lived in Soperton most of his life and was a blacksmith, … Read More


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