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William Henry “W.H.” Warren, 82, of Folkston, formerly of Homerville, passed away Friday, June 17, 2022, in Folkston after a short illness surrounded by his family. He was born in Wheeler County, GA to the late William and Martha Sellers Warren. Mr. Warren lived in Homerville most of his lif…

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On an early Saturday morning, Rosa Edwards Smith, 89, departed this life on June 25, 2022 in Saint Vincent Hospital.

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Senior Master Sergeant Clarence Hershel Moore, Jr. died unexpectedly at the age of 67 at his residence in Sumter, SC.  

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Norris Edward Howard, Sr., 67, of St. George, GA passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022. He was born on February 14, 1955 to Johnny Edward Howard and Sara Jane Howard. Wade enjoyed spending time with his family.

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Emory Lankford Griffis, Jr., 63, of Folkston, passed away Thursday, June 9, 2022 in Jacksonville, FL.  He was born March 3, 1959 in Folkston, to the late Emery L. Griffis, Sr. and Eva Gertrude Perritt Griffis.

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Walter Lynwood “Chip” Eason, Jr., 66, of Folkston, passed away at his home Saturday, June 11, 2022.  He was born in Thomasville, GA to the late Walter Lynwood Eason, Sr. and Mary Evelyn Turner Eason on November 25, 1955.  He worked in the mobile home industry for over 40 years in Jacksonvill…

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George Michael Constantino, 72, of Folkston, passed away on Monday, June 6, 2022. He was born in Redlands, CA on November 13, 1949 to the late George Constantino and Rachael Tenney Constantino.

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William Robert ‘Bill’ Booth, 71, of Folkston, passed away on Wednesday, June 15, 2022. He was born in Munich, Germany on January 20, 1951 to the late Ruben Clarence Booth and Vivian MacManus Booth. He was a member of Rehoboth Christian Fellowship.

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Dora Lee Helms Rogers King, 82, passed away on Friday, June 10, 2022. She was born in Brunswick, GA to the late Willie Joe and Dora Lee Boutwell Helms. She was a member of Bay Harbor Church of God. She loved playing the piano, crocheting, writing, drawing, reading books, growing flowers, yar…

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Rita Rena Ammons Howard, 62, passed away Friday evening, June 10, 2022 at her residence following a brief illness.

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Suzanne “Susie” Crews Burnsed, 73 of St. George, GA passed away on June 8, 2022, at Folkston Park Nursing Home.  She was born February 22, 1949, in Polk City, FL to the late Dean Crews and Marveene Batten Crews.  Susie was raised in St. George where she spent the majority of her life.  Short…

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Mrs. Bonnie L. Bennett, 59 of Waycross, GA passed away Sunday, May 29, 2022, at UF Health Shands in Gainesville, FL following an extended illness.  She was born in Leesburg, Florida on August 1, 1962, daughter of Linton Clark Brown and Betty Jean O’Steen Hester.  Mrs. Bennett made her home i…

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Mother Genieve Williams Stafford was born April 1, 1941 in Wewahitchka, Florida to the late Erk and Willie Mae Williams. Mother Genieve Stafford departed this life peacefully on June 1, 2022.  She was affectionately known by her family and friends as “Genny.”  Genieve married the love of her…

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Ellis “Chapo” Jordan Michael Jernigan was born January 3, 1992 to Tammy Austin-Jernigan  and Ellis Thomas Jernigan in Fernandina, Fla. El departed this life on May 31, 2022 at thirty years old.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents Jessie and Inez Austin and Johnny Jernigan Sr. and M…

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Maynard Stockton Nighbert, III, 66, of Hilliard, FL passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2022. He was born on May 5, 1956 to the late Maynard Stockton Nighbert and Paula Ellis Nighbert. He loved fishing, boating and riding motorcycles. He was also a 2nd Degree Black Belt.

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Cherry Lee Morris, 64, of Folkston, passed away on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at Southeast Georgia Health System in Camden County, GA. She was born January 14,1958 to the late, Leila Mae James and John James in Charlton County.  She grew up in Folkston. Cherry was united in holy matrimony to Nat…

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Wade Lewis Hicks, 62, of St. George, GA passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2022. He was born on September 18, 1959 to the late Lewis Eddie Hicks and Shirley Margaret Crews Hicks. Wade enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching Georgia Bulldogs and loved his grandchildren.

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Sheila Naomi Wilkes (Harrell), also known as “Granny,” died, early Wednesday morning, on May 11th, 2022, at 90 years of age. She is survived by her daughter, Angelia Allen (Duane Allen). Her Grandchildren, Jennifer Smith (Michael Smith), Robin Kenney (Barry Kenney), Mandi Hughes (Lane Hughes…

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James Theodore “Jim” Prescott, Jr., 67, of Hinesville, GA passed away at Memorial Medical Center in Savannah on Sunday, May 8, 2022. He was born in Waycross, GA on July 11, 1954 to the late James Theodore Prescott, Sr. and Jeannette Lee Prescott. James was a proud Republican. He enjoyed phot…

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Sylvia Carter Cannon, 85, passed away Monday, May 9, 2022. She was born June 15, 1936 in Appling County, GA to the late Wiley C. Carter and Winona Minnesota Miles Carter. She was a faithful member of Lane Avenue Church of God before moving to Hilliard, FL.

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Raymond Bernard Wade, Jr., 17, of Folkston, passed away unexpectedly on May 5, 2022 as a result of an apparent drowning accident. Raymond was born on June 21, 2004 to Selina Clayton- O’Kelly and Raymond Bernard Wade, Sr. in Waycross, GA. Raymond was an 11th grader at Charlton County High Sch…

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Allison Renee Lightsey, 52, of Folkston, passed away on Sunday, May 1, 2022. She was born in Middleburg, FL on September 26, 1969. She was a member of Peoples Baptist Church. 

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Martha Crews Lee, 96, of Folkston, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, May 7, 2022. She was born on January 24, 1926 in Winoker, GA to the late Ivey “Buddy Tie” Crews and Mary Jane Barber Crews. She was the County Executive Director of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Stabiliza…

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Gary Eugene Kilgore, 84, of Rome and Folkston, Georgia, passed away at Baptist Medical Center Downtown in Jacksonville, FL on May 3, 2022.

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Frances Caroline Hodges Hinson, 90, moved from this temporary life into Glorious Eternity with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on May 5, 2022. She was born on January 12, 1932 in Hilliard, FL, daughter of George and Eleanor Guinn Hodges.

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Olivia Belle Proffit, 25 of Hilliard, Florida passed away unexpectedly on April 20, 2022. Olivia, also known by many as Livi Belle, Liv, Lil O, PeeWee, Livi Snake, O.B., and Red, was a beautiful young lady so full of life.

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Larry Joe Brown, 77, of Folkston, passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2022 at Southeast Georgia Health System in Brunswick, GA. He was born on July 16, 1944 to the late Gordon Lee Brown and Martha Hamilton Brown.

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“I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord the righteous judge, shall give me at that day.” 2 Timothy 4:7-8

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Jacquelyn Brown Lee Shuman, 82, of Kingsland, GA passed away Monday, April 18, 2022 at the Life Care Center in Hilliard, FL.  She was born April 26, 1939 in Statesboro, GA to the late Nathan A. Brown, Sr. and Maxie Underwood Brown.  She was a charter member of Friendship Baptist Church in Ki…

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George H. Crowther, Jr., 71, of Folkston, passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at his home following a lengthy illness.  He was born February 21, 1951 in Patuxent River, Maryland.  He retired from Gilman Building Products after over 30 years of service.  Mr. Crowther was a member of Mt. Zio…

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Ted D. Wise, 72, of Waverly, Georgia passed away Sunday, April 10, 2022 in St. Marys, Georgia.  He was born February 27, 1950 in Woodbine, Georgia to the late Archie Theodore Wise and Patty Virginia Linker Wise.  He was a graduate of Waycross-Ware Technical School. 

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Sylvia D. Peterson departed this life on Friday, April 1 2022, in Greensboro, NC.      

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Kevin Ray Warren, 53, of Martinez, GA passed away on Thursday, March 31, 2022. He was born in Weisbaden, Germany on July, 31, 1968 to the late David Lamar Warren and Gloria Elizabeth Bryant Warren.

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Mr. Lester Jackson “L.J.” Taylor, 86, of Folkston, passed away Tuesday, March 29, 2022 at his home following a lengthy illness.  He was born March 26, 1936 in Folkston, to the late Elbert Taylor and Avie O’Quinn Taylor.  He proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force and retired in 1974…

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Cynthia Yvonne Shellman-Jacobs, 56, of Folkston, passed away on March 22, 2022 following a lengthy illness. She was born on July 21, 1965 to the late Wilfred and Mary Leaks-Shellman in Charlton County.

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Wayne David Rowell, 80, of Homeland, passed away Saturday night, March 12, 2022 at Jesup Health and Rehab after an extended illness.

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Robert Glynn Moore, 76, of St. George, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Thursday morning, March 17, 2022.  He was born in Austin, Texas December 22, 1945 to the late Andrew Lacy Moore and Bulah Mae Lingle Moore.  He worked as a machinist by trade and was of the Baptist Faith.

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Willene S. Johnson, 77, of Homeland, passed away at her home Monday, March 14, 2022 surrounded by her family.  She was born November 13, 1944 in Lyons, Georgia to the late Rufus L. Spence and Earline Sikes Thomas.  She was a member of the Homeland United Methodist Church.  

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Rhoda Linda Stokes Jackson, 71, of Hilliard, FL, passed away on Saturday, March 12, 2022. She was born on December 12, 1950 in Folkston, to the late Herbert A. Stokes, Sr. and Irene May Stokes. She attended Buford Grove Baptist Church in Hilliard, FL.

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Mary Louise Teague, 81, of Folkston, passed away on Thursday, March 10, 2022. She was born on May 21, 1940 in Winfield, TN to the late John Thomas Crabtree and Eva Lee Crabtree. She was a member of Camp Pinckney Baptist Church in Folkston.

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Virgil Raymond Howell, 65 of Folkston, passed away on Saturday, March 12, 2022. He was born on May 21, 1956 to the late Lewis Joseph Howell and Mildred Howell.

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Wilfred Erler of Yulee, FL passed away on February 25, 2022.  He was born January 3, 1928.  He was born and raised in Germany. He was a hard worker and retired mason.

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Russell Robert “Bob” Dillon, 95 of St. George, passed away on Saturday, March 5, 2022 surrounded by family. He was born in a small town in Illinois on March 17, 1926. He was a member of First Baptist Church of St. George. He served in the United States Navy during World War II. After serving…

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Bro. Bobby Hugh Richardson, 91, of Hilliard, FL passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2022. He was born on October 16, 1930 to the late Hugh Richardson and Peggy Richardson in the city of Gadsden in the great state of Alabama. He received his Bachelor’s degree from Florida Baptist Bible Institut…

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MaryAnn W. Nolan, 85, formerly of Folkston, lived in Carrabelle, Florida, passed away to her heavenly home on Wednesday February 23, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. MaryAnn was a Christian woman who loved the Lord and followed him faithfully.

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Felton Eugene Aldridge, 86, of Kingsland, GA passed away on Tuesday, February 22, 2022. He was born to the late Owen Samuel Aldridge and Cora Lee Aldridge. He was of the Protestant faith.

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Dorothy Catherine Musgrove Haddock, 87, of Hilliard, FL passed away on February 22, 2022. She was born on July 12, 1934 to the late Ollie Mitchell Musgrove and Susie Knight Musgrove. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Boulogne.

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Mrs. Lois Chisholm, age 99, of Moniac, GA passed away at her home on Friday, February 25, 2022. Mrs. Chisholm was born in St. George, GA to the late Lewis and Pennie Wester Batten. She was a long time member of the Moniac Baptist Church and a previous Worthy Matron of the Eastern Star. Mrs. …

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Alan Lynwood Willis, Jr., 87, of Folkston, passed away on Monday, February 14, 2022. He was born in Macon, GA on January 17, 1935 to the late Alan L. Willis and Addi Bell Willis.

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