Area Obituaries

Mr. Raymond Davis, 86

Mr. Raymond Davis, 86, died Oct. 3 at Community Hospice in Vidalia. Mr. Davis was born Oct. 15, 1932, in Appling County to the late John Davis and the late Elizabeth Lewis Davis. He was the former owner and operator of Earth Movers and Land Clearing, Inc. He is preceded in death by a grandson,…

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Mr. Raleigh Wayne Mills, 74

Mr. Raleigh Wayne Mills, 74 of Hazlehurst, passed away Oct. 5 at his residence under the care of Georgia Hospice. Mr. Mills was born Sept. 4, 1945, in Baxley to the late Richard Mills and the late Lennie Altman Mills. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and was retired from the United…

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Mr. Elias Jackson Dotson III, 66

Services for Mr. Elias Jackson Dotson III, 66, who died Sept. 25, were held Oct. 5 at Bennett Tabernacle Holiness Church. Bishop Eddie Harmon and the Rev. C.D. Johnson officiated with burial in Philadelphia Cemetery. Mr. Dotson was the son of the late Elias Jack Dotson Jr. and Minnie Mae Chambers Dotson. “Bogey” as he…

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Mrs. Mildred Veronica Hill Wilcox, 82

Services for Mrs. Mildred Veronica Hill Wilcox, 82, who died Sept. 29, were held Oct. 6 at Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. Pastor Overseer Elgin Lanier Dixon gave the eulogy and Pastor Cyprus O’Neal presided at the services with burial at Hill Memorial Garden. Mrs. Wilcox, born in Hazlehurst, was the daughter of the late…

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Mr. Jerry Eugene Clark, 83

Mr. Jerry Eugene Clark was born Nov. 7, 1935. He passed from this life Sept. 27 surrounded by loving family members. Jerry was the son of Philip James Clark and Wilma Elizabeth Cleveland Clark Commander. He was preceded in death by brothers, Philip James Clark Jr. and Thad Cleveland Clark. He is survived by his…

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Mr. Billy Walls, 72

Mr. Billy Walls, 72, of Hazlehurst, died Sept. 28 at Coffee Regional Medical Center in Douglas. Mr. Walls was born Dec. 6, 1946, in Jeff Davis County to the late Charlie Walls and the late Florence Haire Walls. He was a retired self-employed truck driver and member of Union Springs Baptist Church. He is preceded…

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Mother Louise Barney Williams

Services for Mother Louise Barney Williams will be held Oct. 3 at 1 p.m. at Tallahassee Missionary Baptist Church. The Rev. Robert McArthur, the Rev. Christopher D. Johnson and the Rev. Henry Josey will officiate with burial in Hall/Wilcox Cemeter. Mother Williams was born in Jeff Davis County Sept. 6, 1922, to the late Mr.…

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Mr. Holland Reynolds, 69

Mr. Holland Reynolds, 69, of Hazlehurst, died Sept. 19 at Meadows Regional Hospital in Vidalia. Mr. Reynolds was born April 30, 1950 in Toombs County to the late L. G. Reynolds and the late Jewell Graham Hall. He was employed with Woody Folsom Chevrolet in Baxley and was of the Christian faith. Survivors include close…

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Mr. Glenn Edward ‘Bud’ Wooten, 70

Funeral services for Mr. Glenn Edward “Bud” Wooten, 70, were conducted Sept. 19 in Williams Funeral Home Chapel in Milledgeville with the Rev. Larry Glover officiating with military honors. Burial was at Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Mr. Wooten passed away Sept. 14. He was a native of Telfair County and had lived in Baldwin County…

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Mrs. Carol Turner Powell, 74

Mrs. Carol Turner Powell, 74, of Lumber City, passed away Sept. 2 at her residence. Mrs. Powell was born Jan. 20, 1945, in Telfair County to Mrs. Erma B. Turner and Thomas P. Turner. She was a homemaker, loving mother, loving grandmother, and member of Lumber City Baptist Church, where she served as Children’s Church…

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