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    Tommy Earl Bennett September 11, 1936 – August 4, 2019

    Funeral services for Tommy Earl Bennett, 82, of Whigham, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 9, 2019, at Whigham Baptist Church, Whigham, GA. Rev. Allen Hartsfield will officiate. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Whigham, GA. Mr. Bennett passed away at his home in Whigham, GA, on Sunday, August 4, 2019. Mr. Bennett was born on September 11, 1936, in Millwood, GA, to the late James Wesley Bennett and Rebecca Eleanor Lee Bennett. He served his country in the United States Air Force for 26 years. On September 11, 1954, he married Lois McBroom Bennett, who survives. They were married for 64 years. He was a radio communications technician.…

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    Betty Joyce Brown August 30, 1935 – August 4, 2019

    Funeral services for Betty Joyce Brown, 83, of Cairo, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 7, 2019, at the First Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Chris Allen and Pastor Johnny H. Moore will officiate. Services will conclude at the church. Private interment will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mrs. Brown passed away at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, GA, on Sunday, August 4, 2019. Mrs. Brown was born on August 30, 1935, in Leslie, GA, to the late Artist Clayton Snider, Sr. and Vivian Gertrude Deese Snider. She was a teacher, landscape designer and installer. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Cairo. Survivors…

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    Abigail Larios Giron August 1, 2019

    Graveside memorial services for Abigail Larios Giron, infant girl, of Cairo, GA, will be hosted by the family at 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 6, 2019, in Forest Lawn Cemetery, 1301 11th Ave. NW, Cairo, GA. Abigail passed away at Grady General Hospital in Cairo, GA, on Thursday, August 1, 2019. Surviving are her parents, Mauricio Larios and Anna Giron of Cairo, GA. The post Abigail Larios Giron <br> August 1, 2019 appeared first on Clark Funeral Home.

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    Dennis Blanton Walker April 20, 1950 – August 5, 2019

    Funeral services for Dennis Blanton Walker, 69, of Cairo, GA, are at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, August 8, 2019, at the First Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Chris Allen and Dr. Joe Allen will officiate. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mr. Walker passed away at his home in Cairo, GA, on Monday, August 5, 2019. Active pallbearers will be Tommy Walker, Steve Walker, Earl Jeter, Neil Johnson, Wes Whitfield and John Huggins. Honorary pallbearers will be the Baracca Sunday School Class of the First Baptist Church, Gideons, DeWayne Gainous, Pervis Hester and Howard Thrower. Mr. Walker was born on April 20, 1950, in Cairo, GA, to the late…

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    Arthur Robert “Bobby” Collins October 12, 1942 – July 27, 2019

    Memorial services for Arthur Robert “Bobby” Collins, 76, of Cairo, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, August 8, 2019, at the Chapel of Clark Funeral Home, Cairo, GA. Pastor Travis Harrison will officiate. Military Honors will be presented. Services will conclude at the chapel. Private interment will be in the Maxwell-Collins Family Cemetery. Mr. Collins passed away at Camellia Gardens of Life Care in Thomasville, GA, on Saturday, July 27, 2019. Mr. Collins was born on October 12, 1942, in Cairo, GA, to the late Arthur Braxton Collins and Clara Ellen Ferrell Ward. He served his country in the United States Air Force as an Air Traffic Controller. He worked…

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    Mary Harvey Ward January 25, 1929 – July 29, 2019

    Funeral services for Mary Harvey Ward, 90, of Cairo, GA, are at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, August 1, 2019, at the First Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Ron McCaskill and Rev. Chris Allen will officiate. Services will conclude at the church. Private interment will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mrs. Ward passed away at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, GA, on Monday, July 29, 2019. Mrs. Ward was born on January 25, 1929, in Buena Vista, GA, to the late Jack Earl Harvey, Sr. and Christine Harris Harvey. She was married to Henley Irving Ward, who preceded her in death on July 4, 2016. They were married for 67…

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    Roger Gainous, Sr. February 28, 1932 – July 28, 2019

    Funeral services for Roger Gainous, Sr., 87, of Cairo, GA, are at 3:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at the Chapel of Clark Funeral Home, Cairo, GA. Rev. Jim Weaver will officiate. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mr. Gainous passed away at Grady General Hospital, Cairo , GA, on Sunday, July 28, 2019. Active pallbearers will be Garrett Gainous, Johnson Gainous, Lee Gainous, Jeremy Gainous, Glen Hester and Brandon Brock. Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Ashley Register, Neil Hester, Jimmy Beasley, Mike Beasley, Robert Beasley, Marcus Beasley, Marty Drew and Willard Powe. Mr. Gainous was born on February 28, 1932, in Cairo, GA, to the late Alex…

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    Roger Carroll Murphy January 18, 1940 – July 28, 2019

    Funeral services for Roger Carroll Murphy, 79, of Thomasville, GA, are at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at the First United Methodist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Christy Bandy will officiate. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mr. Murphy passed away at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, GA, on Sunday, July 28, 2019. Mr. Murphy was born on January 18, 1940, in Cairo, GA, to the late Chester Murphy and Irene Fain Murphy. He served his country in the United States National Guard. On December 29, 1990, he married Janet Gainey Murphy, who survives. He retired as an engineer with the Georgia Department of Transportation. He was of…

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    Kenneth Murray “Ken” Gilliard January 25, 1942 – July 26, 2019

    Memorial services for Kenneth Murray “Ken” Gilliard, 77, of Pelham, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at Union Hill Primitive Baptist Church, Pelham, GA. Mr. Gilliard passed away at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital in Tallahassee, FL, on Friday, July 26, 2019. Mr. Gilliard was born on January 25, 1942, in Cairo, GA, to the late Marion B. Gilliard and Thelma Tilley Gilliard. He served his country in the United States Army and Army National Guard. He was a farmer and fertilizer salesman. He attended Union Hill Primitive Baptist Church. Survivors include: his sons, Rob Gilliard (Kris) of Pelham, GA, Stacy Gilliard of New Town, ND, Chip Gilliard (Rebecca)…

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    James Morris Anderson November 21, 1951 – July 23, 2019

    Funeral services for James Morris Anderson, 67, of Cairo, GA, are at 2:00 p.m., Friday, July 26, 2019, at Pine Level Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Stan Godwin, Rev. Jim Weaver and Clayton Hudson will officiate. Services will conclude at the church. Private interment will be in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mr. Anderson passed away at his home in Cairo, GA, on Tuesday, July 23, 2019. Mr. Anderson was born on November 21, 1951, in Cairo, GA, to the late James Edgar Anderson and Alene Hopkins Anderson, who survives. On Nov. 24, 2007, he married Ilene Smith Anderson, who survives. He was owner and operator of Anderson…

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    Terry Dewayne Pearson October 2, 1963 – July 21, 2019

    Memorial services for Terry Dewayne Pearson, 55, of Cairo, GA, are at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at First Assembly of God, Cairo, GA. Rev. Travis Harrison will officiate. Mr. Pearson passed away at his home in Cairo, GA, on Sunday, July 21, 2019. Mr. Pearson was born on October 2, 1963, in Cairo, GA, to the late Kenneth Lee Pearson and Alice Faye Montgomery Pearson. He worked at the Cairo Flea Market. Survivors include: son, Blake Pearson of Cairo, GA; sister, Davette Rathel of Cairo, GA; special friend, Tammy Martinez Cook of Tallahassee, FL; niece, Allison Montgomery (Dre) of Pelham, GA; nephews, Caleb Johns, Jacob Johns, both of…

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    Carol Atkinson Horton September 1, 1929 – July 18, 2019

    Funeral services for Carol Atkinson Horton, 89, of Cairo, GA, are at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, July 21, 2019, at Pine Level Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Steve Wooten will officiate. Interment will be in Pine Level Baptist Church Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mrs. Horton passed away at Legacy Village at Plantation Manor in Thomasville, GA, on Thursday, July 18, 2019. Active pallbearers will be her grandsons. Mrs. Horton was born on September 1, 1929, in Cairo, GA, to the late Jim Atkinson and Bessie Pauline Peacock Atkinson. On September 15, 1949, she married Leavy Horton, who preceded her in death on April 6, 2006. She retired from the W. B. Roddenbery…

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    Robert Lee “Bobby” Jones April 5, 1942 – July 17, 2019

    Funeral Services for Robert Lee “Bobby” Jones, 77, of Whigham, GA, are at 2:30 p.m., Friday, July 19, 2019, at the Chapel of Clark Funeral Home, Cairo, GA. The family will receive friends after the service at the Chapel. Private burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery in Whigham, GA. Bobby passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. The family would like to thank the many kind people from Kindred Home Health & Hospice who helped care for him and us during our times of need. He was born on April 5, 1942, in Lucedale, MS, to the late R.J. and Florence Jones. On…

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    Rell Trolinger Bearden May 30, 1929 – July 16, 2019

    Memorial services for Rell Trolinger Bearden, 90, of Cairo, GA, are at 10:00 a.m., Friday, July 19, 2019, at the First Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Chris Allen will officiate. Services will conclude in the church. Private interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mr. Bearden passed away at his home in Cairo, GA, on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Mr. Bearden was born on May 30, 1929, in Shelbyville, TN, to the late Crawford “CB” Bearden and Mary Trolinger Bearden. On Dec. 25, 1965, he married Shirley Gibson Bearden, who survives. Rell retired from the Cairo Fire Department and Cairo Baptist Church. He loved Braves Baseball, the Cairo Syrupmakers…

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    John Ronald “Johnny” Hurst May 15, 1951 – July 13, 2019

    Funeral services for John Ronald “Johnny” Hurst, 68, of Cairo, GA, are at 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at the Cairo Church of Christ, Cairo, GA. Pastor Dale Cooper, Pastor Joe Peet and Mr. Spence Steedley will officiate. Services will conclude at the church. Private interment will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mr. Hurst passed away at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, Tallahassee, FL, on Saturday, July 13, 2019. Active pallbearers will be Nathan Harrell, Braxton Harrell, Steve Bonham, Chris Dorsey, Larry Hudson and Russell Register. Mr. Hurst was born on May 15, 1951, in Pelham, GA, to the late John Henry Hurst and Lillian Barksdale Hurst. On June…

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    Kenneth Gerald “Jerry” Thompson June 18, 1939 – July 14, 2019

    Funeral services for Kenneth Gerald “Jerry” Thompson, 80, of Cairo, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at the First Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Chris Allen will officiate. Services will conclude at the church. Private interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mr. Thompson passed away at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, GA, on Sunday, July 14, 2019. Active pallbearers will be Ray McGraw, Bill McGraw, Trey Harrell, Andrew Alford, Christopher Howell, Mo Wilson, Cooper Keve, Kevin Ross and James Jenkins. Mr. Thompson was born on June 18, 1939, in Pelham, GA, to the late William Leonard Thompson and Bessie Mae Cooper Thompson. He served his…

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    Allen Chris Vick November 13, 1946 – July 9, 2019

    Funeral services for Allen Chris Vick, 72, of Cairo, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 13, 2019, at Eastside Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Robert Crapps will officiate. Interment will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mr. Vick passed away at UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, FL, on Tuesday, July 9, 2019. Honorary pallbearers will be Chris Singletary, Don Stringer, Donnie Haskins, Shawn Cooper, Bobby Gwaltney, Frankie Mathis, Tommy Gwaltney and Reggie Rogers. Mr. Vick was born on November 13, 1946, in Thomasville, GA, to the late William Rupert Vick and Doris Moye Vick. On June 11, 1967, he married Cherrie Dianne Smith Vick, who survives. They…

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    Helen Rogerwitz Barfield November 7, 1957 – June 25, 2019

    Helen Rogerwitz Barfield, 61, of Moultrie, GA, passed away at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, GA, on Tuesday, June 25, 2019. No services are planned at this time. Mrs. Barfield was born on November 7, 1957, in Homestead, FL, to the late Stanley Rogerwitz and Sharon Rogerwitz. She was a homemaker. Survivors include: daughters, Vonnie Wright of Cairo, GA, Candy Wolford of Bainbridge, GA; grandchildren, Mallory Wright, Brantley Wright, both of Cairo, GA, Mackenzie Adams, Makayla Adams, both of Whigham, GA; and brothers, Andy Rogerwitz of Key Largo, FL, Keith Rogerwitz. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Frank Brantley Barfield. The post Helen Rogerwitz Barfield…

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    Joshua Kyle Heald February 6, 1986 – July 4, 2019

    Funeral services for Joshua Kyle Heald, 33, of Cairo, GA, are at 10:00 a.m., Monday, July 8, 2019, at Family Worship Center, Cairo, GA. Pastor Terry Hurst and Pastor Johnny Moore will officiate. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mr. Heald passed away at his home in Cairo, GA, on Thursday, July 4, 2019. Active pallbearers will be Chris Miller, Blake Freeman, Robert Wilson, Chad Dixon, Aaron Ireland and JT Sumner. Honorary pallbearers will be Brad Lewis, Michael Herzog, John Herzog, Dean Gunsolus and Joe Lesuer. Mr. Heald was born on February 6, 1986, in Thomasville, GA, to Gary Ronald Heald and the late Heidi Suzanne Tucker. On…

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    Marvin C. “Buddy” Sasser October 20, 1929 – July 2, 2019

    Funeral services for Marvin C. “Buddy” Sasser, 89, of Cairo, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 5, 2019, at the Chapel of Clark Funeral Home, Cairo, GA. Pastor Johnny Moore will officiate. Private family interment will be in the Sasser Cemetery, Whigham, GA. Mr. Sasser passed away on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Active pallbearers will be David Connell, Branklyn Ferrell, Luke Bell, Mike Murphy, Tim Lindsey and George Trulock. Honorary pallbearers will be all active and retired law enforcement personnel. Mr. Sasser was born on October 20, 1929, in Whigham, GA, to the late Marvin G. Sasser and Alma Walden Sasser. He served his country as a gunner on…

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    Michael Reese “Mike” Mitchell September 1, 1967 – July 2, 2019

    Funeral services for Michael Reese “Mike” Mitchell, 51, of Cairo, GA, are at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, July 6, 2019, at Hilltop Bible Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Leonard Daugherty and Pastor Glen Scoggin will officiate. Interment will be in Springhill Christian Church Cemetery in Ochlocknee, GA. Mr. Mitchell passed away at his home in Cairo, GA, on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Active pallbearers will be Joe Sheffield, Mitch Sheffield, Walt Sellars, Randy Swoveland, Marc Logue and Andy Merritt. Mr. Mitchell was born on September 1, 1967, in Cairo, GA, to the Alvin Mitchell and Faye Pearce Mitchell, who survive. He was hazmat driver with J. E. Sharber Oil Company in…

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    William Berl Hawthorne August 30, 1949 – June 29, 2019

    Funeral services for William Berl Hawthorne, 69, of Whigham, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at the Chapel of Clark Funeral Home, Cairo, GA. Rev. Robert Crapps will officiate. Private interment will be in Hawthorne Cemetery, Whigham, GA. Mr. Hawthorne passed away at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital in Tallahassee, FL, on Saturday, June 29, 2019. Mr. Hawthorne was born on August 30, 1949, in Whigham, GA, to the late Robert Marvin Hawthorne and Mattielene Barber Hawthorne. On June 19, 1970, he married Audrey Godwin Hawthorne, who preceded him in death on February 6, 2019. He was self-employed as a farmer. He was a member of Providence Baptist Church…

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    Shelton E. Donaldson December 14, 1936 – June 14, 2019

    Graveside memorial services for Shelton E. Donaldson, GA, 82, of Cairo, GA, are at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, June 20, 2019, in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Rev. Andrew Donaldson will officiate. Mr. Donaldson passed away at Bainbridge Health and Rehab, Bainbridge, GA, on Friday, June 14, 2019. Mr. Shelton was born on December 14, 1936, in Cairo, GA, to the late Clarence Donaldson and Callie Mae Pyles Donaldson. On January 8, 1961, he married Sue E. Butler Donaldson. He was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include: his wife, Sue Donaldson of Cairo, GA; son, Kenneth Donaldson (Donna) of Jackson, GA; grandchildren, Chance Donaldson (Kaitlin) of Jackson GA, Caleb Donaldson of…

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    Claudette J. Collins May 17, 1952 – June 8, 2019

    Funeral services for Claudette J. Collins, 67, of Whigham, GA, are at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at the Chapel of Clark Funeral Home, Cairo, GA. Services will conclude in the chapel. Private interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Whigham, GA. Mrs. Collins passed away at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, GA, on Saturday, June 8, 2019. Mrs. Collins was born on May 17, 1952, in Cairo, GA, to the late Heber Johnson and Bernice Bowles Johnson. On August 1, 1969, she married Ted A. Collins, who survives. She was a housewife. She was a member of Union Springs Baptist Church in Whigham. Survivors include: her husband, Ted A.…

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    Michael Lee Pritchett October 18, 1946 – June 8, 2019

    Memorial services for Michael Lee Pritchett, 72, of Cairo, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Friday, June 14, 2019, at the Cairo Presbyterian Church. Rev. Becky Willis will officiate. Mr. Pritchett passed away at Grady General Hospital in Cairo, GA, on Saturday, June 8, 2019. Mr. Pritchett was born on October 18, 1946. On Dec. 18, 2008, he married Susan Knauff Pritchett, who survives. He was an insurance adjuster and auditor until his retirement. He attended the Cairo Presbyterian Church. Survivors include: his wife, Susan Knauff Pritchett of Cairo, GA; sister, Judy Sauer of LaGrange, GA; pathway children, Kimberly Roach (Charles) of Hawaii, Marlena Reif (Dustin) of Seneca, SC, Justin Kincaid…

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    John Melton Smith May 6, 1943 – May 29, 2019

    John Melton Smith, age 76, of Montgomery, AL, passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. He is survived by his beloved wife of 50 years, Shelia Smith; his adopted son, Brian Watkins (Barrie); his grandchildren, Braiden and Taylor Watkins; two sisters and one brother, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Marshall & Janie Smith. John was a man of faith who loved Jesus and spent every morning in devotions with the Lord. He loved his wife with all his heart; and although they were never blessed with their own children, many young people thought of him as another father. He enjoyed…

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    Thomas Edward McRae, Jr. July 6, 1940 – May 28, 2019

    Thomas Edward McRae, Jr., 78, of Tallahassee, FL, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019. He was preceded in death by his mother, Heloise Landry McRae and his father, Thomas Edward McRae, Sr. Survivors include his daughter, Mary Jane Macaluso of Senoia, GA, his sister, Mary Ann Evans of Pipestem, WV, his grandchildren, Nicholas, Connor and Isabella Macaluso, all of Senoia, and his nephew, Byron Evans of Pipestem. Tom McRae was born in Perry, FL and graduated in 1963 with a B.A. degree in English from The University of Florida. He then enlisted in the Army during the Vietnam War and spent two years as an MP at Ft. Lewis, WA.…

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    Patricia Alday Massey January 18, 1966 – May 25, 2019

    Funeral services for Patricia Alday Massey, 53, of Cairo, GA, are at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at Living Hope Faith Center, Cairo, GA. Rev. Steve Singletary will officiate. Interment will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mrs. Massey passed away at her home in Cairo, GA, on Saturday, May 25, 2019. Active pallbearers will be Nick Samples, Charles Sanders, Jerry Massey, Eddie Alday, Eric White and Steven Bible. Mrs. Massey was born on January 18, 1966, in Tampa, FL, to the late Luther Alday and Diane Martin Brock, who survives. Patricia was a 1984 graduate of Cairo High School. On September 29, 1984, she married Johnny Massey,…

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    Stephen Rudolph “Steve” Maxwell February 21, 1949 – May 24, 2019

    Funeral services for Stephen Rudolph “Steve” Maxwell, 70, of Dothan, AL, are at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at the Chapel of Clark Funeral Home, Cairo, GA. Rev. Ron McCaskill will officiate. Services will conclude at the chapel. Private interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mr. Maxwell passed away at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, on Friday, May 24, 2019. Mr. Maxwell was born on February 21, 1949, in Cairo, GA, to the late C. Rudolph Maxwell and Winifred Perkins Maxwell, who survives. In 1967, he graduated from Cairo High School. He played basketball and graduated from Norman Park College and also graduated from Georgia Southwestern with a degree…

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    Shelia Sellers Hogan January 8, 1956 – May 20, 2019

    Funeral services for Shelia Kay Sellers Hogan, 63, of Valdosta, GA, are at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 25, 2019, at Pine Level Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Jim Weaver will officiate. Services will conclude in the church. Private interment will be in the Cairo Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mrs. Hogan passed away in Bluffton, SC, on Monday, May 20, 2019. Active pallbearers will be Bill Sellers, Hubert Sellers, Glenn Sellers, Danny Moody, Bob Fletcher and Mike Russell. Honorary pallbearers will be Lee Wilkes, Jamie Sellers, Jody Sellers and Louis Sellers. Mrs. Hogan was born on January 8, 1956, in Cairo, GA, to the late William Louis Sellers and Mary White Sellers,…

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    Alice “Leah” Lee

    Memorial services for Alice “Leah” Lee, 80, of Tampa, FL, are at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Pine Hill Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Al Sessions will officiate. Interment will be in Pine Hill Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Ms. Lee passed away in Tampa, FL, on May 13, 2019. Ms. Lee was born on April 8, 1939, in Havana, FL, to the late Maurice Lee and Lois Cook Lee. She was a graduate of the University of Georgia. She was a school teacher and of the Methodist Faith. Survivors include: brothers, Virgil Lee of Thomasville, Ga, Winfred Lee (Jeanie) of Cairo, GA; niece, Suzanne Stencel (Troy) of Thomasville, GA;…

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    Miriam Lehman House February 28, 1930 – May 12, 2019

    Funeral services for Miriam Eleanor Lehman House, 89, of Cairo, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Pine Forest Baptist Church, Ochlocknee, GA. Rev. Stan Godwin will officiate. Services will conclude at the church. Private interment will be in Pine Forest Baptist Church Cemetery, Ochlocknee, GA. Mrs. House passed away at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, GA, on Sunday, May 12, 2019. Mrs. House was born on February 28, 1930, in Lancaster area of Pennsylvania. She was the youngest of 10 children of the late Bishop Christian K. Lehman and Mary R. Leaman Lehman. She is a graduate of Manor High School in Millersville, PA, and in…

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    Earnest Joe “Sonny” Eubanks, Sr. July 20, 1935 – May 6, 2019

    Earnest Joe “Sonny” Eubanks, Sr., 83, of Whigham, GA, passed away at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, GA, on Monday, May 6, 2019. Private interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Whigham, GA. The family will receive friends at Whigham United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall on Thursday, May 9, 2019, from 6:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. with a brief Celebration of Life following. Mr. Eubanks was born on July 20, 1935, in Tallahassee, FL, to the late Joe Eubanks and Margaret Hines Eubanks. He served his country in the United States Army. He was a retired lawyer. He was a member of the Whigham United Methodist Church. Survivors include: wife, Erika…

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    Opal Geraldine Hancock “Jeri” Crawford October 5, 1938 – May 4, 2019

    Funeral services for Opal Geraldine Hancock “Jeri” Crawford, 80, of Cairo, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at Long Branch Baptist Church, Cairo, GA. Rev. Jeff Ezell and Rev. Rod Brinkley will officiate. Interment will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Mrs. Crawford passed away at her home in Cairo, GA, on Saturday, May 4, 2019. Active pallbearers will be her grandsons, David Davis, Joey Sarver, Trey Pippin, Kyle Crawford, Gage Schultz, Cameron Schultz and Landen Schultz. Honorary pallbearers will be her Joy Sunday School Class Members. Mrs. Crawford was born on October 5, 1938, in Cairo, GA, to the late Thomas Clyde Hancock and Velma…

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    Carolyn Pate Godwin March 13, 1933 – April 30, 2019

    Graveside funeral services for Carolyn Pate Godwin, 86, of Tallassee, AL, are at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Family members, Rev. Stanley Godwin and Frank Pritchett will officiate. Mrs. Godwin passed away at her home in Tallassee, AL, on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. Mrs. Godwin was born on March 13, 1933, in Cairo, GA, to the late Walter Lee Pate and Mary Elizabeth Durham Pate Gainous. On October 21, 1949, she married Corry M. Godwin, who preceded her in death on October 16, 2001. They were married for 52 years. Carolyn was the manager of the local Stripe Discount Store in Cairo. She attended…

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    Susan Irene Weller August 11, 1947 – April 28, 2019

    Susan Irene Weller, 71, of Whigham, GA, passed away at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, GA, on Sunday, April 28, 2019. The family will have a memorial service at a later time. Mrs. Weller was born on August 11, 1947, in Altoona, PA, to the late Alfred Garham and Pearl Wyrick Garham. She married Manard Weller, who preceded her in death. She retired as a truck driver. Survivors include: her son, Donald Davis of Whigham, GA; grandchildren, Donald Davis, Jr., Geneva Marie Davis, Sarah Marie Jufer, Melissa Rhodes, Serenity Dawn Davis, Gerald R. Davis, Tonya Hembree; great-grandchildren, Landon G. Wilson, Grayson A. Davis, Dekote Tolan, Selena Tolan; and her sisters,…