• Moultrie

    Moore, Mrs. Linda

    MOULTRIE [mdash]Mrs. Linda Moore (54) passed away on September 07, 2019. Funeral Services will be held at Sinner Friend Baptist Church Saturday September 14, 2019 at 2:00 PM

  • Moultrie

    Wright, Mrs. Cynthia

    MOULTRIE [mdash]Mrs. Cynthia Wright (54) passed away on Friday, September 06, 2019. Funeral Services will be held at Grant Chapel AME on Saturday September 14, 2019 at 2:00 PM

  • Moultrie

    Lamar, Mrs. Annie

    MOULTRIE [mdash]Mrs. Annie Lamar passed away on Sunday, September 8, 2019. Funeral services will be held at Union Grove Baptist Church Monday September 16, 2019 at 11:00 AM

  • Moultrie

    HANCOCK, Kenneth Nov 13, 1944 – Sep 9, 2019

    MOULTRIE [mdash]Kenneth Ellis Hancock, 74, of Moultrie, died Monday, September 9, 2019 at Archbold Medical Center. Funeral service will be held 2:00PM Sunday, September 15, 2019 at the First Church of the Nazarene with the Rev. Winston Baker, Rev. Rodney Nix, Rev. Tyler Tibbs and special friend Mr. Andy Rhodes officiating. Interment will follow in Cobb-Suncrest Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 6:00PM-8:00PM Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Cobb Funeral Chapel. Casketbearers will be Aaron Goff, Hunter Hancock, Will Pitts, Richard Certain, Joey Tillery, Terry McCracken and Mike Simones. Honorary casketbearers will be Wally Arnold, Charlie Callahan and Fred Cooper. Born November 13, 1944 in Moultrie, he was…

  • Moultrie

    Howell, Sr., Billy Eugene

    OCHLOCKNEE [mdash] Billy Eugene Howell, Sr., 63, of Ochlocknee, GA, passed away on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at Archbold Memorial Hospital. Funeral Services will be held at Fredonia Baptist Church with Pastor Judson Maxwell officiating. He will be laid to rest at Fredonia Baptist Church Cemetery. Please check the Whiddon Shiver Funeral Home website for details on the date and time. Pallbearers will be: Michael Ferguson, Eddie Morris, Wayne Davis, Mike Deese, Brent Howell and Brian Howell. Honorary Pallbearers will be: Shannon Thompson and Luke Benton. Mr. Howell was born to the late Walter Edison Howell & Mary Alice Moore Howell on December 11, 1955 in Moultrie, GA. He married…

  • Moultrie

    Gandy, Edna

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. [mdash]Edna Louise Lindsey Gandy, 94, of Jacksonville, Florida, formerly of Moultrie, died Monday, September 9, 2019 at Riverwood Center in Jacksonville, Florida. Arrangements have been entrusted to Baker Funeral Home.

  • Moultrie

    ROGERS, Gloria May 31, 1923 – Sep 9, 2019

    MOULTRIE [mdash]Gloria Frances Dolan Rogers, 96, of Moultrie, died on Monday, September 9, 2019. Funeral service will be held 10:00AM Saturday, September 14, 2019 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Cobb-Suncrest Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Born May 31, 1923, in Anamosa, Iowa, Gloria Rogers was the daughter of Dr. Henry Francis Dolan and Mrs. Rosemary Viguerie Dolan. Mrs. Rogers graduated from Mundelein College in Chicago, Illinois, and worked as a registered dietician at Charity Hospital in New Orleans, where she met her husband of 58 years, Dr. Edward A. Rogers, Jr., who was a…

  • Moultrie

    Hancock, Kenneth

    MOULTRIE [mdash]Kenneth Ellis Hancock, 74, of Moultrie, died Monday, September 9, 2019 at Archbold Medical Center. Cobb Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements.

  • Moultrie

    BYNUM, Ella Feb 13, 1938 – Sep 6, 2019

    MOULTRIE [mdash] Ella Margaret Swords Cooper Bynum,81, of Moultrie, Georgia, died Friday, September 6, 2019 at Baptist Village of Waycross. Graveside service will be held at 11:00am on Monday, September 9, 2019 at Leila Church Cemetery with Pastor Andy Croft officiating. Born on February 13, 1938, in Adel, Georgia, she was the daughter of the late George Author Swords and Delma Martin Swords. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist Faith. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her 1st husband W.K. Cooper Sr; daughters, Margaret Ann Rhodes, Jenny Leigh Cooper, Judy McKinnon; brother, Harry Lee Swords; sister in law, Shirley Swords; son in law,…

  • Moultrie

    HARNAGE JR., Mallie Sep 9, 1933 – Sep 4, 2019

    FRIENDSWOOD [mdash] Mallie “Jay” Harnage, Jr. of Friendswood, Texas went home to be with his Lord and Savior on September 4th, 2019, a few days shy of his 86th birthday, after suffering a stroke. Jay was born to Mallie Jay Harnage and Evelyn Strawder Harnage on September 9th, 1933 in Adel, Georgia. Growing up in Moultrie, Georgia, Jay excelled in academics and sports and was an All-State baseball player and Yell Leader for Moultrie High School. During one memorable game in his Senior year, he struck out 17 players in a 7-inning game. Upon high school graduation, Jay enlisted in the Airforce to serve during the Korean War at the…

  • Moultrie

    JOHNSON, Earl May 28, 1937 – Sep 5, 2019

    Earl Johnson, 82, of Ray City, Georgia, died Thursday, September 5, 2019 at South Georgia Medical Center Lanier Campus. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, September 8, 2019 at 2:00 pm in the chapel of Baker Funeral Home with Pastor Phillip Nelms officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service in the chapel. Born on May 28, 1937, in Calvary, Georgia, he was the son of the late Thomas Johnson and Curley Mobley Johnson. He worked as an Insurance Sales Representative for Independent Life Insurance Company, retired from Black Industries, was a veteran of the United States Army, and was of the Baptist Faith. In addition…

  • Moultrie

    HAGIN, Donis Dec 28, 1926 – Sep 2, 2019

    Our beloved Donis joined our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on September 2, 2019. She passed away after a brief illness at Colquitt Regional Medical Center. Donis Virginia Cannon Hagin was born in Doerun, Georgia on December 28, 1926 to Reba Jones Cannon and Henry Cleveland Cannon. She lived her early years on a family farm and attended Okapilco School. She graduated from Moultrie High School in 1944. She married a handsome sailor war veteran, Herman Hagin Jr., whose family lived on an adjacent farm in Colquitt County. They married on her birthday, December 28, in 1946 and took a train to Houston, Texas, to begin their married lives. Donis…

  • Moultrie

    BRINSON, Carol Apr 11, 1955 – Sep 6, 2019

    HARTSFIELD — Carol Ann Bennett Brinson, 64, of Hartsfield, died Friday, September 6, 2019 at Colquitt Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be 4:00 P.M. Monday, September 9, 2019 at Cobb Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Richard Faucett officiating. Interment will follow in Cobb Suncrest Memorial Gardens. Casketbearers will be Matthew Butler, Daniel Chadwick, Tommy Bowers, Jeffery Kitchens, Marco Paulaski and Damion Kitchens. Born April 11, 1955 in Quitman, she was the daughter of the late Gary Edward Bennett and Patricia Ann McCoy Bennett. She was preceded in death by her son, Chris Brinson. Survivors include her husband, Ronald Brinson of Hartsfield; her daughter, Shauna Brinson Butler and husband Matthew…

  • Moultrie

    BOOTH, Chandler May 31, 2002 – Sep 5, 2019

    MOULTRIE, Ga. — Chandler McDonald Booth, 17, of Moultrie, died Thursday, September 5, 2019, at his home. Funeral services will be 2:00PM Sunday, September 8, 2019, at Trinity Baptist Church with the Rev. Matt Marston officiating. The family will receive friends at the church after the funeral service. Honorary casketbearers will be the students of Bautista’s Martial Arts School. Born May 31, 2002, in Thomasville, he was the son of Jim Mac Booth and Kim Sumner Booth of Moultrie. Chandler was in the 11th grade at Colquitt County High School and was 6th in the Junior Class. He was a student at Bautista’s Martial Arts School, where he held a…

  • Moultrie

    BURGESS, Darrell May 24, 1940 – Sep 5, 2019

    MEIGS — Darrell LaFayette Burgess, 79, of Meigs, died Thursday, September 5, 2019 at his home. Graveside rites will be 4:00 P.M. Sunday, September 8, 2019 at New Bethel Cemetery with the Rev. Klay Luke officiating. Casketbearers will be Brandon Peach, Steven Burgess, Wes Brown, Jake Peach, Jim Wheeler and Alex Anderson. Born May 24, 1940 in Meigs, he was the son of the late Harold Melvin Burgess and Beatrice Vinson Burgess. He retired as Fleet Manager with the Colquitt County Board of Education and was the former owner of Burgess Auto Salvage. He was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his brother,…

  • Moultrie

    Darby, James (Jimmy)

    DOERUN [mdash] Funeral services for James Lester (Jimmy) Darby, 83, of Doerun formally of Pelham will be held Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 11:00AM at Willis-Jamerson-Braswell Funeral Home. The Rev. Brian Keith Marchant and Rev. Jeff Hines will officiate and interment will be at Pinecrest Memory Gardens. Pallbearers will be Carroll Tinsley, Brian Larkin, John Bear, Joseph Wingate, Austin Humphries and David Hermanowski. Born February 23, 1936 in Columbus he was the son of the late Lester Lee and Willie Merle Byrd Darby. Mr. Darby passed away Monday, September 2, 2019 at Pruitt Health Sylvester. He was a member of Poplar Arbor Congregational Church in Sale City, an avid outdoorsman,…

  • Moultrie

    Taylor, Cathy

    SYLVESTER [mdash] Cathy Robin Taylor, age 58 of Sylvester, died Thursday September 5, 2019 at Colquitt Regional Medical Center. Funeral Service will be held 4:00pm Saturday September 7, 2019 at Lifespring Church with Rev. Julian Griner officiating. Cathy was born September 1, 1961 in Moultrie to the late Randall Taylor and Mabel Jane Week Taylor. She worked in the children’s day care at Lifespring Church and was of the Christian faith. She is preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Donnie Taylor and Tim Taylor and great grandson, Brayden Lee Long. She is survived by her sons, Timothy Aaron Long and wife Cheryl of Arabi, Terrance Jannon Long of Moultrie;…

  • Moultrie

    CARLTON, Anne

    MOULTRIE, GA [mdash]Anne Edwards Carlton, age 74, passed away peacefully in her home on September 2, 2019. The oldest of five children, Anne was born in Goldsboro, NC on April 14, 1945 to Ruby Lee Brogden and Joseph Paul Edwards. After marrying Robert M. “Monty” Carlton, Jr. in 1966, the couple moved to Monty’s hometown of Moultrie, GA, where Anne proudly owned and operated Turner’s dress shop for 40 years. Known for her passion for public service and community betterment, Anne served as the first female president of the Chamber of Commerce, first chairperson of the Historical Preservation Commission, chaired the Judicial Foster Care Review Board for 17 years, served…

  • Moultrie

    Booth, Chandler

    MOULTRIE, GA [mdash]Chandler McDonald Booth, 17, of Moultrie, died Thursday, September 5, 2019 at his home. Cobb Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements.

  • Moultrie

    LITCHARD, Rosa Nov 29, 1946 – Sep 4, 2019

    MOULTRIE [mdash]Rosa Marie Rosales Litchard, 72, of Moultrie, died Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at her residence. A Memorial Service will be held at 5:00pm Friday, September 6, 2019 at Flame of Praise United Pentecostal Church, 177 Anderson Dr., Moultrie with Pastor Rod Nix officiating. Interment will be held in Cochise Memorial Garden, Sierra Vista, AZ at a later date. Fred Litchard, Pastor Mike Litchard, Michael Litchard, Blake Litchard, Jordan Litchard, Michael Moore and Justin Jackson will all serve as honorary pallbearers. Born on November 29, 1946, in Dallas Texas, she was the daughter of the late Guadalupe Rosales and Bernardo Rosales. She was homemaker and of the Pentecostal Faith. In…

  • Moultrie

    MOORE, Mary Sep 28, 2019

    MOULTRIE, GA [mdash]Mrs. Mary Moore (64) passed away on Wednesday, August 28, 2019. Funeral Services will be held at the chapel of Luke Strong & Son Mortuary on Saturday September 07, 2019 at 3:00 PM

  • Moultrie

    JOHNSON, Marie

    PEEKSKILL, NEW YORK [mdash]Marie Johnson of Peekskill, New York departed this life on August 2, 2019. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced at a later date by Doris Strong & Litman Funeral Service. To share a memory with the Family of Ms. Marie Johnson or to sign our online guestbook, please visit www.litmanfuneralservice.com. Doris Strong & Litman Memorial Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

  • Moultrie

    Ellis, Georgianna

    NORMAN PARK [mdash] Georgianna Pauline Harris Ellis, 74, of Norman Park, Georgia, died Sunday, September 1, 2019 at her residence. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 2:00 pm in the chapel of Baker Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Voyles officiating. Interment will follow in Deep Bottom Cemetery. Alvin Jones, Todd Plymel, David Johnson, Chuck Snyder, Ferron Johnson, and Cole Allen will all serve as pallbearers. Born on January 27, 1945 in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late George Harris and Ida Rosonkowski Harris. She worked for many years for Colquitt Regional Medical Center as an LPN and was of the Baptist faith.…

  • Moultrie

    CRUMPTON, Bobby May 19, 1935 – Aug 24, 2019

    WARNER ROBINS [mdash] Bobby Crumpton, 84, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 24, 2019 after a sudden diagnosis and unexpectedly brief battle with lung cancer. Born in Lenox, Georgia, Bobby joined the United States Air Force retiring after twenty-three years of dedicated service. He was able to travel all over the country during his military career. Following his retirement, Bobby worked as a manager at Peacock Plantation in Norman Park for twenty-six years so he could be closer to his family. He later accepted retirement in 2004 when he and Sharon moved to Reynolds and became part of the community. Bobby was an avid sportsman, enjoying skeet…

  • Moultrie

    MORRIS, Crawford Sep 17, 1925 – Aug 30, 2019

    MOULTRIE [mdash]Crawford Carzell Morris, 93, died on Friday, August 30, 2019 at Colquitt Regional Medical Center. He was born in Western Colquitt County GA on September 17, 1925 to the late Hattie Sellers and Billy Scott Morris. He is predeceased by his parents; brothers Johnny Gibson Morris and Arnold Morris; his sisters, Evelyn Duncan, Pearl Iva Strickland, Thelma Baron, and Olindal “Peggy” Singletary. His surviving family are his son Gary C. Morris (Abigail) of Moultrie; grandson Gary C. Morris II (Tara of Seffner FL; brother Eutis Morris of Senoia, GA and sister Betty Pope of Moultrie; and a great number of nieces and nephews. Mr. Morris grew up in rural…

  • Moultrie

    COBB, Danny Mar 5, 1951 – Aug 30, 2019

    MOULTRIE [mdash]Danny Ray Cobb, 68, of Moultrie, died Friday, August 30, 2019 at his home. Funeral service with military honors, will be held 2:00PM Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at Cobb Funeral Chapel with Philip Kramer United States Army Chaplain officiating. Interment will follow in Cobb-Suncrest Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 6:00PM-8:00PM Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at Cobb Funeral Chapel. Casketbearers will be Dallas Chase, Joseph Robinson, Jared Morris, Cody Walters, Myckinzie Cobb and Andrew Gay. Born March 5, 1951 in Moultrie, he was the son of the late William Jacob “W.J.” Cobb and Ethel Elaine Taylor Cobb. Mr. Cobb was a United States Army Veteran and retired…

  • Moultrie

    CARLTON, Anne Sep 2, 2019

    MOULTRIE – Anne Edwards Carlton, 74, died Monday, September 2, 2019 at her residence. Funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Friday, September 6, 2019 at Moultrie First Presbyterian Church. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the Church. Cobb Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements.

  • Moultrie

    BLOUNT JR., Verdell Aug 28, 2019

    Mr. Verdell Blount, Jr. 62, of Moultrie, Ga., affectionately called “Junior,” transitioned on Aug. 28, 2019, at Colquitt Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 2, at 2 p.m. at Mother Easter Baptist Church with committal services to follow in Westview Cemetery, and a repast will conclude at the church Social Hall. You may send condolences to the family at www.southviewmortuary.com. Professional care and services are entrusted to Southview Mortuary,Inc.

  • Moultrie

    SELLERS, Jimmie Nov 28, 1951 – Aug 30, 2019

    MOULTRIE, Ga. — Jimmie Wilburn Sellers, 67, of Moultrie, died Friday, August 30, 2019 at his home. Funeral service will be held 2:00PM Sunday, September 1, 2019 at Cobb Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Voyles officiating. Interment will be in Cobb-Suncrest Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Cobb Funeral Chapel. Born November 28, 1951 in Colquitt County, he was the son of the late Wilbert Haywood Sellers and Audrey Cannon Sellers. Mr. Sellers retired from GTE and Alltel in the building maintenance department. His family remembers how he loved to work and fish. Survivors include his wife, Kay Jacobs Sellers of…

  • Moultrie

    Morris, Crawford

    MOULTRIE, Ga. — Crawford Carzell Morris, 93, of Moultrie, died Friday, August 30, 2019 at Colquitt Regional Medical Center. Cobb Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements. Please sign the online guestbook at www.cobbfuneralchapel.com.

  • Moultrie

    Cobb, Danny

    MOULTRIE, GA.- Danny Ray Cobb, 68, of Moultrie, died Saturday, August 31, 2019 at his home. Cobb Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements. Please sign the online guestbook at www.cobbfuneralchapel.com.

  • Moultrie

    PORTER, Mary Jun 7, 1921 – Aug 31, 2019

    MOULTRIE, Ga. — Mary Francis Murphy Porter, 98, of Moultrie, died Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Cobblestone Trace. Funeral services will be held 2:00PM Monday, September 2, 2019 at Cobb Funeral Chapel with Rev. Wayne Woods officiating. Interment will follow in Cobb Suncrest Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service at Cobb Funeral Chapel. Family members will serve as casketbearers. Born June 7, 1921 in Henry County, AL, she was the daughter on the late Hurley L. Murphy and Lessie West Murphy. Mrs. Porter was a member of First Baptist Church of Moultrie In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her…

  • Moultrie

    GODBEE, Betty Apr 9, 1927 – Aug 31, 2019

    MOULTRIE, Ga. — Betty Jean Rawls Godbee, 92, of Moultrie, died Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Magnolia Manor South. A Celebration of Life will be held 2:00PM Tuesday, September 3, 2019 in Antioch Chapel at Magnolia Manor with the Rev. Stephan Grantham officiating. Inurnment will follow at Westview Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday, September 2, from 6:00-8:00PM at 969 Greene Dairy Road, Moultrie, Georgia. Born April 9, 1927 in Donalsonville, Georgia, she was the daughter of Henry Grady Rawls and Frannie Mae Coachman Rawls. Mrs. Godbee was a homemaker and member of First United Methodist Church of Moultrie. She was a member of the Moultrie Service League, Colonial…

  • Moultrie

    Mitchell, Mr. John

    MOULTRIE [mdash]Mr. John Wesley Mitchell, 72, passed away on Monday, August 26, 2019. Funeral Services will be held at the chapel of Luke Strong & Son Mortuary on Saturday August 31, 2019 at 11:00 AM

  • Moultrie

    MITCHELL, Evelyn Jan 3, 1946 – Aug 22, 2019

    MOULTRIE – Mrs. Evelyn Georgeann Kendrick Mitchell was born January 3, 1946, the daughter of George Bubba Kendrick and Evelyn Bernice Cox Kendrick. She departed this life on August 22, 2019. A Celebration of Life Service will be held 1:00 PM, Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Mother Easter Baptist Church. Interment will be held in Strong Memorial Garden with repast to conclude in the Emory H. Hopkins Fellowship Hall of Mother Easter Baptist Church. Reverend John W. Greene, Jr. will officiate with Reverend Freddie Castle assisting. Kareem Sanders, Gerald Burke, Ronald Burke, Kenneth Burke, James Hightower, W.J. Williams, Jr. and Keldrick Wiley will serve as pallbearers. Al Ball, Willie Frank…

  • Moultrie

    SHIELDS, William "Billy" Aug 30, 1955 – Aug 27, 2019

    MOULTRIE [mdash]William “Billy” Arthur Shields, 63, of Moultrie, died Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at Pruitt Health-Brownwood. Graveside rites with military honors will be held in Jacksonville, Florida at the Jacksonville National Cemetery. Born on August 30, 1955, in Spokane, Washington, he was the son of the late Arthur “Buddy” Shields and Betty Knezevich Shields. He was an Engineer for Hughes Aircraft in Long Beach, California, was a veteran of the United States Navy serving as a Navy Seal and was of the Catholic Faith. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother, Mike Knezevich. He is survived by his wife, Lena Jan Taylor Shields of…

  • Moultrie

    ROWE, Margaret Mar 31, 1924 – Aug 28, 2019

    MOULTRIE [mdash]Margaret Leona Aldridge Rowe, 95, of Moultrie, died Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at Magnolia Manor. Funeral service will be held 11:00AM Friday, August 30, 2019 at Cobb Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Wayne Woods officiating. Entombment in the Rowe Mausoleum will be in Cobb-Suncrest Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Cobb Funeral Chapel. Honorary casketbearers will be her nephews and grandnephews, Dr. Mike Manley, Laney Sears, Steve Holley, Randy Parks, Dr. Josh Holley, Ben Holley, P.J. Ranew, Forrest Ranew, and Christopher Manley. Born March 31, 1924 in Tampa FL, she was the daughter of the late William Ottis Aldridge and Jennie…

  • Moultrie

    FAIRCLOTH, Kathryn Nov 12, 1960 – Aug 29, 2019

    Kathryn Marie Collins Faircloth, 58, of Quitman, Georgia, died Thursday, August 29, 2019 at Archbold Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 11:00 am in the chapel of Baker Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Harris officiating. Interment will follow in Sardis Church Cemetery. Lester Faircloth, Daniel Montgomery, Jerome Burgess, Kaleb Moore, Austin Watson, and Kim Collins will all serve as pallbearers. Born on November 12, 1960, in Moultrie, she was the daughter of Edna Dora Lamb Burgess and Frank Collins. She worked as a credit manager for Millwork Sales and was of the Baptist Faith She was preceded in death by her brothers, Donnie…