Larry Devone Williams, 72, of Cobbtown, passed away on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Savannah.

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Jackie Taylor Bowen, 76, of Metter, and widow of John Robert Bowen, died Saturday evening, August 8, 2020, at her residence.

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Linda Faye Sapp Assad, 79 passed away on June 7, 2020, surrounded by family. Linda was born in Candler County to Robert Hoy Sapp and Ruby Lee Jarriel Sapp on August 16, 1940. Her mother, Ruby Lee passed away when Linda was three years old. Her mother’s sister, Gladys Jarriel Singleton and he…

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Ruth Cobb Greene, 92, former long term resident of Metter passed away Thursday, August 6, 2020. Throughout her life she was a devoted parent, avid reader, crossword puzzle solver, dog lover and amateur gardener.

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Dorothy E. Hutto, 78, of Metter died on Friday, August 7, 2020 at her residence under the care of Regency Hospice. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Hutto; a son, Little Johnny Hutto and a daughter, Glenda A. Miles.

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Bernard Lamar McDaniel, 72, of Lyons, lost his battle with cancer August 4, 2020 at Community Hospice in Vidalia.

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Gerald Cone Waters, 77 of Metter died on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro. He was a retired mechanic having worked at both the Ford Dealerships in Metter and Plant City, FL. He loved golfing, fishing and being on the water.

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Geneva Dawkins Alladio born May 21, 1933, in Candler County, Georgia, passed away on July 23, 2020, in Yuma, Arizona. She graduated from Metter High School (Georgia) and New Mexico State University. Genny worked many years for the United States Soil Conservation Service in New Mexico. She wa…

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Jeffery Wayne Finch, 47, of Metter died Sunday, August 2, 2020 at Candler County Hospital in Metter.

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Surry Earl Jones, Sr. 70, of Metter died on Thursday July 30,2020 at his residence. He was a veteran of the USMC and a recipient of the Purple Heart. He was preceded in death by his parents, Elton and Nona McCullough Jones; a son, Surry Earl Jones Jr.; a brother Ricky Jones and a sister Cath…

Wanda Sue Leverett, 67, of Statesboro and formerly of Metter passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2020 in Statesboro after a brief illness.

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Benjamin “Ben” Emmitte Parrish, 74, of Statesboro and Otto, NC passed away on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 after a long battle with Pancreatic Cancer. Born and raised in Metter, Ben was a graduate of Metter High School in 1963 and attended the Atlanta Institute of Art & Design.

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Annie Ruth Mongin Conner, 77, of Metter died Tuesday afternoon, July 28, 2020 at East Georgia Medical Center in Statesboro. Born in Candler county, she was the daughter of Reverend William Denver Mongin and Reverend Cora Lee Douglas Mongin. Ruth was a member of Holy Church of God and well kn…

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Wanda Sue Leverett, 67, of Statesboro and formerly of Metter passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2020 in Statesboro after a brief illness.

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Sydney Green Williams, 95, of Cobbtown, died Tuesday morning, July 28, 2020 at The Oaks at Bethany in Vidalia. Born in Tattnall County, she was a daughter of Willie Green and Alice Durrence Green. Mrs. Williams was a member of Cobbtown United Methodist Church and was a homemaker and a seamst…

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Norma “Bunny” Smith Crawford, 80, passed away on Sunday, July 26, 2020 at her residence under the care of Community Hospice. She was born on June 11, 1940 to Mr. Fredrick C. and Mrs. Lillian Syvertson Smith in Stoneham, MA. She was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking, putting together jigsaw puz…

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Mary Esther Trammell, 79, of Metter died on Sunday July 26, 2020 at Emanuel Medical Center in Swainsboro. She was preceded in death by her husband, William H. Trammell and her parents.

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John H. Johnson, 50, died Wednesday, July 22, 2020 from injuries sustained on his job at Valmont Utility Manufacturing Company in Claxton. He was born in Orlando, FL but spent most of his life in Candler and Evans Counties, Georgia.

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Franklin Wright Clark, 73, of Stillmore died on Friday, July 24, 2020 at Emanuel Medical Center in Swainsboro.

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Gordon Burns, age 83, died Tuesday July 14, 2020, at his residence following a brief illness. The Tattnall County native was a 1954 graduate of Collins High School. Gordon joined the U. S. Air Force and served from 1958 until his discharge in 1962. He was the recipient of the Air Force Longe…

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Shirley Anderson, 70, passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2020 in Galivants, SC. Born in Lyons, she was a daughter of Henry Sylvester Sanders, Sr. and Ruby Mae Conley Sanders. Shirley was a retired bank teller having worked with Wachovia Bank and was a member of the Greenwood Baptist Church in Con…

David Martin Cherry, 73, of Metter and formerly of Athens, passed away, Saturday, July 4, 2020 in Metter.

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Roy Lee “Buzz” Highlander, 90, of Metter died Wednesday morning, July 8, 2020 at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro.

Mary Wheeler, a loving wife, aunt, cousin and friend, passed away in her home in Katy, Texas, on Monday, July 6, 2020. She is now in her eternal home with those whom she loved and went before her.

Elizabeth Ann (Poelmann) Phillips, 95, was called home to her heavenly Father, Wednesday , July 1, 2020. She passed away peacefully under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice, her loving daughter Kathleen Daughtry and caregiver Lulu Busby of Nightengale’s Home Health.

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Crystal Jewel Rhodes Odom, 38, of Metter died Monday evening, June 29, 2020 at Candler County Hospital in Metter.

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William “Gary” Thigpen, 67, of Charleston, South Carolina and of Cobbtown, passed away Saturday, July 4, 2020 at Roper Hospice Cottage in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina surrounded by his family.

Ernie Lee Ritchie, 62 recently of Metter, GA passed away Saturday, July 4th, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his loving family and beloved dogs Barnum and Bailey. He was the son of Ernest and Prudence Ritchie, born and raised in Michigan City, Indiana. Ernie earned his B.S. and master’s …

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Vickie Tyson Mitchell McClelland, 73, of Charleston, South Carolina, and former resident of Wrightsville, GA, entered into eternal rest Saturday, June 27, 2020 in Charleston, SC. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. 232 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29401

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Gary Lynn Hayes, 64, of Bumpass, Virginia and formerly of Collins, Georgia, passed away Saturday, June 27, 2020 in Waynesville, North Carolina.

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Burma Holton Baggett, 93, of Thomasville, passed away at Camellia Gardens of Life Care on Wednesday, June 24, 2020. Graveside Services will be held at Sunset Memorial Gardens on Saturday, June 27, 2020, at 10:00 am with Rev. Ricky Whitley and Rev. Mack Beck officiating.

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Mr. Billy Walden, 91, resident of Canoochee, died Sunday evening, June 21, 2020, at Emanuel Medical Center.

Graveside Services for Mrs. Frances J. Odom, 80, who entered into rest June 22, 2020, will be conducted Thursday morning at 10 o’clock in Pineview Memorial Gardens. Rev. Andy Collins officiating. We encourage the public to wear a mask and social distancing will be practiced.

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Mr. Larry Joe McDaniel,70, passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2020, at his residence under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice surrounded by his loving family. He was born on August 9, 1949, to Mr. Woodrow and Mrs. Melba Brantley McDaniel in Metter. He retired from R.L Donnelly after many years…

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Mae Helen Wilcher Johnson was born December 29, 1948 in Candler County, Metter, Georgia to the late parents of Everson and Lear Wilcher. Mae Helen received her formal education at Candler County Training School, Metter, Georgia. Mae Helen, her parents, sister and five brothers lived on a far…

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Christine Nace, 79, of Cobbtown and widow of R. G. Nace, died early Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at Grace Gardens in Metter.

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Diane Bowers Mercer, 74, died Saturday evening, June 13, 2020 at Memorial Health in Savannah. Diane was born on April 30th, 1946 in Metter, GA to the late Mr. Curtis Bowers and Mrs. Lena Belle Davis Bowers. She grew up and attended elementary school in Metter and graduated from Metter High S…

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Thomas N. Moore, 70, of Metter, passed away on June 12, 2020 at Emory Healthcare in Atlanta.

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Merita “Rita” Lynn Lewis, 85, wife of the late Eugene “Gene” Lewis, died late Saturday, June 13, 2020 at the Oaks at Pooler.

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Lucille Sconyers Davis, 97, passed away Monday, June 8, 2020 peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospital with family by her side.

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James Donald Grooms, Sr., 72, of Metter, passed away, Monday, June 8, 2020 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro. He was born on June 11, 1947 to Mr. Benjamin Grooms and Mrs. Willette Archer O’Neal in Savannah. He enlisted into the United States Navy when he was in High Schoo…

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Herman L. Patterson, 80, of Metter died on June 6, 2020 at Candler Hospital in Savannah. Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Wood Funeral Home.

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Amy Elizabeth Blackburn, 15, of Metter, passed away on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at St. Louis Children’s Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Elder Birkett C. Kennedy, Sr., 83 of Cobbtown, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020 at his residence. He was born September 6, 1937 in Candler County, GA to Marshton and Mamie Kennedy. He attended the public schools of Tattnall County and graduated from Tattnall Industrial High School. On June 1…

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Arnold L. McCall of Claxton, 73, passed away May 20, 2020 at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah. He was a native of Evans County and was a lifelong resident of Evans/Bulloch Counties. Mr. McCall was a member of Eastside Baptist Church. He was a farmer for many years and re…

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Rondell K. Wood, 64, of Metter and formerly of Edmonton, KY, passed away, Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at Azalea Health and Rehabilitation Center.

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Betty Manuel Bell, 85, passed away, Thursday, May 14, 2020 at Emanuel Medical Center in Swainsboro following an extended illness.

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Waldo Jones, 81, of Collins Lake/Twin City, died Thursday, May 14, 2020 at his residence under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice and his family.

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Thomas Richard Cress Jr., 63 of Collins died on May 12, 2020 at his residence. He was retired from the National Security Agency with 40 years of service. He was preceded in death by his father, Thomas Richard Cress Sr.

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George Grover Green, Jr, 71, of Cobbtown and husband of Dale Meeks Green, died early Tuesday morning, May 12, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Savannah.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.