Tony Lastinger

Tony Lastinger, 72, passed away on Sunday, May 28, 2017 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. A native and lifelong resident of Wayne County, Tony was born on January 5, 1944 to the late Mattie Lee and Jesse Elmer Lastinger. He grew up in the Empire School Community and was a 1962 graduate of Wayne County High [...]

By |May 29th, 2017|Obituaries|4 Comments

Marvin D. Freeman

Marvin D. Freeman, 67, affectionately known by his family and friends as Joe, passed away Saturday, May 27, 2017 at Folkston Park Care and Rehab after an extended illness. A former resident of Waycross and McRae, Joe was born on February 2, 1950 in Wayne County to the late Jesse and Odessa Potter Freeman. He [...]

By |May 28th, 2017|Obituaries|0 Comments

Jimmy Martin

Jimmy Martin, 76, passed away on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at home under the care of Hospice of South Georgia. A native and lifelong resident of Wayne County, Jimmy was born on January 19, 1941 to the late Carey and Vivie Boatright Martin. He retired from the Georgia Department of Transportation with over thirty-four years [...]

By |May 25th, 2017|Obituaries|17 Comments

Wilbur Eugene “Gene” Roach, Jr.

Wilbur Eugene “Gene” Roach, Jr., 82, passed away on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at home under the care of Hospice of South Georgia. A resident of Macon in his early years, Gene was born on March 6, 1935 in Sandersville to the late Wilbur Eugene and Evelyn Williamson Roach both formerly of Statesboro. He was [...]

By |May 24th, 2017|Obituaries|11 Comments

Edward “Shorty” Foster

Edward "Shorty" Foster, 70, passed away on Monday, May 22, 2017 at home surrounded by his family under the care of Hospice of South Georgia. A longtime resident of Florida, Shorty was born on March 20, 1947 in Independence, Iowa to the late John and Charlotte Foster . He relocated to Jesup in the late nineties [...]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Obituaries|2 Comments

Lola Mae Wilkes

Lola Mae Wilkes, 86, passed away Friday, May 19, 2017 at Wayne Memorial Hospital after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. A resident of McRae for most of her life, Lola was born on October 1, 1930 in Alabama to the late Scott and Iduma Smith. She was a seamstress by trade who loved fishing [...]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Obituaries|1 Comment

William Flynn Miller, Jr.

William Flynn Miller, Jr. 94, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Bill was born on March 23, 1923, in Lake City, Florida to the late William Flynn Miller, Sr. and Julia Crouch Miller. He spent his early years there and was a graduate of Columbia High School in Lake City where [...]

By |May 17th, 2017|Obituaries|15 Comments

Hakan Wynono Lancaster

Hakan Wynono Lancaster, 4, passed away on Thursday, May 4, 2017. Hakan loved camouflage and his favorite color was blue. He also loved hunting, fishing, camping, four wheeler riding and puppies. Hakan attended Altamaha Elementary School where he was in the early learning program. His paternal grandfather, Talmadge Herrington and his maternal great grandfather, Stanley [...]

By |May 5th, 2017|Obituaries|4 Comments

Julian Dewayne Thornton

Julian Dewayne Thornton, 76, affectionately known by his friends and family as J.D., passed away on Monday, May 1, 2017 at home under the care of Hospice of South Georgia. A native and lifelong resident of K’Ville, J.D. was born on August 1, 1940 to the late Julian and Lillian Griffin Thornton. He worked as [...]

By |May 1st, 2017|Obituaries|2 Comments

Charlotte Louise Unruh Murphy

Charlotte Louise Unruh was born December 13, 1946, at Salem, Marion County, Oregon, the daughter of Robert Earl Unruh and Irma Charlotte Illert. She was predeceased by her son, Sean William Murphy, her parents and two brothers, Robert Earl Unruh, Jr. and Daniel Lee Unruh. She is survived by her husband, William Louis Murphy, of [...]

By |April 29th, 2017|Obituaries|4 Comments