Obituaries

Marsha Joan Overfield

Marsha Joan Overfield, 45, passed away on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at home. A resident of Jesup for the past thirty years, Marsha was born on October 7, 1971 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  She was a graduate of Wayne County High School and had worked in the auto parts business for many years where she managed [...]

By |January 11th, 2017|Obituaries|17 Comments

Larry A. Laxton

Larry A. Laxton, 62, passed away on Monday, January 9, 2017 at Hospice of the Golden Isles after an extended illness. Larry was born on February 9, 1954 in Jolo, West Virginia to the late Amos and Florence Laxton.  He spent his early years there before moving with his family to Wayne County in 1969.  [...]

By |January 10th, 2017|Obituaries|2 Comments

Rev. Bruce Neil Parks

Ludowici – Rev. Bruce Neil Parks, 70, of Ludowici, Georgia passed away on Friday January 6, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. He was a member of Parkway Church of God. A resident of Ludowici for over twenty years and a former longtime resident of Florida, Bruce was born on November 30, 1946 in Luray, [...]

By |January 6th, 2017|Obituaries|11 Comments

Jane Ahl Fields

Mrs. Jane Ahl Fields, age 70 of McDonough, Georgia passed away December 24, 2016. She was born in Jesup, Georgia to the late James and Josephine Tyre Ahl. Jane was a member of the McDonough First United Methodist Church. She retired after nineteen years with the Clayton County Board of Education and then worked as [...]

By |January 3rd, 2017|Obituaries|0 Comments

Diane Elizabeth Masten

Diane E. Masten, 69, passed away on Monday, December 26, 2016 at Memorial Health Medical Center in Savannah after a sudden illness. Diane was born on February 18, 1947 in Baltimore, Maryland.  She and her family moved to Jesup at an early age and Diane was a 1965 graduate of Jesup High School.  Shortly after [...]

By |December 27th, 2016|Obituaries|6 Comments

Jacquelyn Levada Thompson Owens

Jacquelyn Levada Thompson Owens, 70, of Jesup, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, December 23, 2016 surrounded by her loving children, grandchildren and family. A resident of Jesup for over sixty years, Mrs. Jackie was born on December 29, 1945 in Glennville, GA to the late James Jackson Thompson and Fellice Levada Purvis [...]

By |December 25th, 2016|Obituaries|9 Comments

Sylvia Rogers Davis

Sylvia Rogers Davis, 82, passed away on December 18, 2016 after a prolonged illness. She was born on September 22, 1934 in Wayne County to the late Kent and Maureen Wimpey Rogers.  Sylvia grew up in Screven, GA and graduated from Screven High School in 1952. She lived most of her adult life in Waycross, [...]

By |December 19th, 2016|Obituaries|11 Comments

Robert E. “Bobby” Meyer

Robert E. “Bobby” Meyer Tybee Island- Mr. Robert E. “Bobby” Meyer, 68, of Tybee Island, GA, passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. Bobby was born to parents Ernest and Betty Jo Meyer on February 17, 1948, in Frost Proof, FL. He was the second child and only boy of five sisters: Nancy, Vicky, Connie, [...]

By |December 7th, 2016|Obituaries|5 Comments

Jo-An Boatright

Jo-An Boatright, 66, passed away on November 1, 2016 at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. A resident of Jesup for most of her life, Jo-An was born on July 19, 1950 in Jacksonville, Florida to the late Garland and Katherine Sherrod.  She loved children and devoted her life to caring for children in her daycare [...]

By |November 1st, 2016|Obituaries|11 Comments

Franklin Anderson

Franklin Anderson, 83, affectionately known by his family and friends as Frank or Jenkie, passed away Thursday, October 27, 2016 in Appling Healthcare System. Frank was born on November 6, 1932 in Odum to the late Tillman and Mamie Aspinwall Anderson.  He worked as an instrument mechanic at ITT Rayonier for over forty years and [...]

By |October 28th, 2016|Obituaries|3 Comments