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Michael Lane Aldrich, 50, of Metter and husband of Teri Fields Aldrich died Thursday afternoon, August 22, 2019.

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Joe Rhons “Jerome” Mincey died Tuesday, August 13, 2019 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Joe was born September 6, 1960 to William J. Mincey, Sr. and Shirley “Artent” Byrd Mincey in Metter, Georgia. He joined Steep Hill Missionary Baptist Church at an early age and he atten…

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Erma Boyett, 80, of Metter died on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Azalea Health and Rehabilitation in Metter. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert E. Boyett; and her parents, Odell and Effie Cobb Harvell.

Walter Rupert (WR) Deal, Sr. age 76 died on Wednesday August 14, 2019 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center. The native and lifelong resident of Bulloch County attended Statesboro High School. He was a retired farmer and worked with Blitch Place Farms and Smith Healy Farms. Following retir…

Charles Lee Towson, 56, of Statesboro and husband of Elizabeth Hammons Towson died early Thursday, August 15, 2019 at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro.

Daniel “Dan” S. Cline, 65, of Metter died Sunday, August 11, 2019 at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro. Mr. Cline was born in Jacksonville, Florida and lived in Metter for over twenty years. He was a helicopter mechanic having worked at Hunter Army Airfield for years before his retirement.…

Myra Williams Holloway, 97, of Metter died Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Azalea Health and Rehabilitation in Metter.

Lois T. Fortner, 88, of Statesboro, passed away August 3, 2019. Known to everyone as “Sister” she drove a school bus for Chatham County Schools for over 35 years, and she was a long-time member of Silk Hope Baptist Church.

Steven “Kyle” Williams, 33, of Metter died Sunday, July 28, 2019 in Tucker, Georgia. Kyle was lived most of his life in Metter and was of the Baptist faith. He was currently working with his father in Construction. In earlier years, Kyle traveled all over the United States working as an Indu…

Ralph Hackle, age 59 of Adrian, passed away on Sunday morning, July 28, 2019, at the Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia.

Lawrence E. Tinker, Jr., 72, died on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at Memorial Health Medical Center. The Savannah native was member of the first graduating classes at the current campuses of both Benedictine Military School and Armstrong College. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and wa…

Julius Emery “Nig” Jackson Jr., 84, of Stillmore died at his home under the care of Kindred Hospice and family members. He enjoyed deer hunting and river fishing He retired in 1995 as a Boiler Maker since 1969.

Fannie “ Skeeter” Bell Edenfield, of Metter 86, died on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at Meadows Regional Medical Center in Vidalia. She was a retired seamstress and she was a member of Cool Springs Baptist Church. She preceded in death by her husband, Melvin Wallace Edenfield and her parents Henry…

Theresa Steele, 85 of Metter passed away on May 3, 2019, at her daughter’s home in Athens, AL. She was born on June 29, 1933 to Thomas Moore and Blanch Collins Moore She grew up in Savannah, GA.

Annie Liza Byrd, 97, of Metter passed away Saturday, July 20, 2019 at her residence. She was born March 20, 1922 to the late Realia and Shepherd Wilkerson in Candler County.

Barbara Ann Hendrix, 67, of Metter passed away on Saturday, July 20, 2019. Ms. Hendrix was born July 30, 1951 in Metter, GA to the late Walstein Mincey,Jr. and Sadie Ruth Hendrix Deloach.

Annie Ruth Rivers died Monday, July 9, 2019 at her residence in Metter. She was born April 5, 1943 the late Jeff and Lucille Henry James. She attended the public schools of Tattnall and Candler Counties.

Glen Erwin Bendickson, Sr., 91, of Orlando, Florida, died Tuesday morning, July 16, 2019 at his residence.

On July 16th 2019 at 8:30am, Robert Lamar Banks peacefully departed this earth from his hospital bed at East Georgia Regional Medical Center of Statesboro, GA with his last living brother Willie Hugh Shubert by his side.

Ana Lisa Trevino, 47, of Metter died late Sunday night, July 14, 2019 at Memorial Medical Health University Medical Center.

Johnny Mack Cannon of Cobbtown died July 13, 2019 at his residence. Born in Delaware, he was a son of Ernest and Vera Cannon. Mr. Cannon was a veteran of the United States Army having served in the Vietnam War. He was a retired over the road truck driver and had a love for camping.

Beverly Ann Walsh of Henry County passed away at her residence in Stockbridge, Georgia. Born in Henry County, she was a daughter of J.P. and Willie Mae Walsh. She was a retired secretary, having worked with S & H Green Stamp Company for many years. Beverly was of the Assembly of God fait…

Patrick William “Pat” Sills, 77, of Metter died early Saturday morning, July 13, 2019 at Ogeechee Area Hospice surrounded by his family.

Alvie J. Hackle, 98, a farmer, steward of the land and lifelong resident of the Evergreen community of Candler, Evans and Tattnall counties, died Tuesday afternoon, July 9, following a roadway accident near his home.

Jerry Alan Hiers, 60, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019. He was born on May 27, 1959 in McRae, Georgia to Gene Kennedy Hiers and Reba Nesbitt Hiers.

Wyman Rigdon, 53, of Statesboro died on July 4, 2019 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert E. Lee and Inez Brown Rigdon, sister, Brenda Lee Rigdon and a brother in law Johnny Gibson.

McDonald T. “Don” Hunt, 74, of Ludowici/Glennville passed away June 30, 2019 under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro, GA. He was born on November 7, 1944 in Cuba, Tennessee to Annie Lorene & Hal Arthur Hunt. Don was a United States Army Staff Sergeant. He served as a helico…

Rebecca Mercer Hendley, 69, of Metter, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2019 at Candler County Hospital.

Evelyn Sisson Monroe, 95, of Cobbtown and widow of the late Ira Monroe, died Thursday, June 27, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her family.

Mrs. Eunice E. Berry Miles, 77, of Metter died on June 16, 2019, at Azalea Health and Rehab in Metter. Ms. Eunice always had a smile on her face, a kind word for everyone, to go along with a heart of gold. She loved her dog snowball and her many feline companions. She was an excellent cook a…

Ronald “Ronnie” F. Ponder, 76, of Metter died Monday afternoon, June 24, 2019 at Candler Hospital in Savannah.

Annette Anderson Hightower, 77 of Collins passed away Friday, June 21, 2019 at Meadows Regional Medical Center in Vidalia surrounded by her family. She was born in Collins on November 29, 1941 to Bernice and Gladys Oliver Anderson. She was reared in Collins, living in Metter for many years b…

Robert Steven Vogt, 69, of Metter died Friday, July 21, 2019 at Candler County Hospital.

James Richard Lanier, of Metter, GA, passed away on June 20 at the Azalea Health and Rehabilitation in Metter, Georgia. Known as J.R., he was born in Candler County on April 30, 1921 to James Richard and Janie Mercer Lanier. He moved to Savannah after graduation from Metter High School and l…

Carlton C. Holland, 84, of Metter, passed away Friday, June 14, 2019 at Azalea Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Madge Spence Moses, 73, of Statesboro and formerly of Metter, died Thursday afternoon, June 13, 2019 at Candler Hospital of Savannah.

Theodore (Teddy) Watts Martin Jr., 72, of Sparta died Monday, June 03, 2019 at the Carl Vinson Medical Center in Dublin, after an extended illness. He was a veteran of the Vietnam war. While faithfully serving his country in The United States Army, he was awarded a Bronze Star Medal, and a P…

The Lord called Mrs. Betty M. Demers home on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Born January 8, 1930, Mrs. Demers passed away at her daughter’s home in Statesboro surrounded by her family and loved ones. Betty was born and raised in Emanuel County. At the age of 21, she moved to California and became a …

Donna Lynn Thompson, 52, of Savannah and daughter of Denny and Sheryl Thompson, died late Thursday, May 23, 2019 at Landmark Hospital in Savannah.

Dr. Sudhakara Reddy, age 84, passed from this life at Ogeechee Area Hospice Inpatient Facility in Statesboro, Georgia on Tuesday, May 21, 2019.

John (Johnny) H. Marsh, 76, of Metter, passed away on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at the Azalea Health and Rehab in Metter after an extended illness. Johnny was employed and retired from UPS. Johnny loved fishing, dove hunting and telling jokes. He never met anyone that he didn’t have a good joke …

Mitchell “Mickey” Lanier, 71, of Metter died on May 21, 2019 at Community Hospice in Vidalia. He was a retired deputy from the Candler County Sheriff’s Office, having served as the D.A.R.E. Officer for many years, he was also a veteran of the army having served in Vietnam. Mickey was a membe…

Enedina Garcia, 78, of Metter died early Saturday morning at her residence under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice.

James D. Burroughs, 75, of Collins passed away early Friday, May 10, 2019 at Meadows Regional Medical Center in Vidalia.

Willie Harold Thain, 99, of Metter, passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at Candler County Hospital.

Arnulfo Campos Alonso, 58, of Metter, passed away Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center.

Daniel Granados, 80, of Vidalia, passed away, Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his loving family and under the care of Community Hospice.

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