BROOKFIELD - Services for Elizabeth Richardson Patrick will be at 11 a.m. today in Memorial Chapel First Baptist Church with burial in Oakridge Cemetery. Patrick, 82, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999. She was born in Pierce County. The widow of Charles Patrick Jr., she was a homemaker and a member of the Pink Ladies Auxiliary. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Tifton.
Survivors include her son, William Everett Patrick of Macon and Charles Russell Patrick III of Jackson, Tenn.; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals in Tifton has charge of arrangements.
HAHIRA - Services for Frances Etta Presswood will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Hart's Mortuary, Macon, with burial in Macon Memorial Park. Presswood, 55, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999. Born in Macon, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Lillian Tyson.
Survivors include her children, Catherine A. Sturdivant of Hahira, Micheal W. Eggers of Nevada, and Carl E. Wilson Jr. and David L. Eggers, both of Hesperia, Calif.; brothers, Roy Tyson of Macon and Clyde Tyson; and eight grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.
THOMASTON - Services for Cynthia Renee Raglin will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Macedonia Baptist Church with burial in Lincoln Memorial Cemetery. Raglin, 34, died Sunday, April 25, 1999.
Survivors include her children, Jermaine Raglin and Tiffany Faye Raglin, both of Thomaston; mother, Barbara Jean Carnell of Thomaston; father, James Raglin of Thomaston; sisters and brothers, Betty Carnell, Kathy Carnell, Sandra Raglin, Walter Carnell, Stanley Carnell and Tony Carnell, all of Thomaston, and James Carnell of Atlanta.
Bentley & Sons Funeral Home in Thomaston has charge of arrangements.
Wilfred A. Surgeon
Memorial services for Wilfred A. Surgeon will be at 7 tonight in Hart's Mortuary. Burial will be private. Surgeon, 96, died Wednesday, April 28, 1999.
Survivors include his wife, Mercedes S. Surgeon; daughter, Nellie S. Ray of Macon; and a grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 tonight in the funeral home and may be contacted at 4612 S. Stratford Oaks Drive.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Services for Mattie Brooks Turley will be at 1 p.m. Friday in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Jasper County, with burial in the church cemetery. Turley, 54, died Wednesday, April 21, 1999, in Providence. She was the daughter of the late Rebecca Brooks. She worked at Smithsfield Nursing Home. She was a member of House Hold of Faith Church. She was a member of Elks Lodge, Harriet Tillman Temple No. 59, IBPOEW Oret Labor, A.H. Liberty Pass Daughter Ruler Council.
Survivors include her father, Isiah Brooks Sr. of Farrar; and sisters and brothers, Annie Benton, Doris Artis, Mitchell Brooks and W.C. Brooks, all of Farrar, Rose Spark of Covington, and Catherine Brooks, Bessie Brooks, Mildread Alrey, Isiah Brooks Jr. and Harvey Brooks, all of Rhode Island.
Catchings Memorial Mortuary in Monticello has charge of arrangements.
BARBERTON, Ohio - Services for Mary V. Ulichney will be at 9 a.m. today in Hahn Funeral Home, Barberton, with entombment in Holy Cross Cemetery. Ulichney, 84, died Monday, April 26, 1999. Born in Akron, Ohio, she graduated from the University of Akron and was a member of Tau Kappa Phi sorority. The widow of George Ulichney, she worked at JCPenney and was a substitute teacher for Akron public schools. She was a member of the AARP, Kenmore Senior Citizens, Slovak Catholic Sokol Wreath No. 103 and Jednota Lodge No. 191. She was a member of Saints Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, St. Anne's Society and Rosary Society.
Survivors include her brother, Al Gerhardt of Macon; nephews, Al Gerhardt Jr. and Robert Gerhardt, both of Macon, and Joseph Gerhardt of Barberton.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Saints Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church.
ASHBURN - Services for Clifford H. Ward will be at 2 p.m. today in Rocky Mount Cemetery. Ward, 76, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999. Born in Turner County, he was the son of the late John and Edith Ward. He was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Voncile Ward; son, the Rev. Bobby Ward Sr. of Vienna; sisters, Dot Farmer of Sycamore, Mary Rainew of Albany, Lilla Sparta of Ashburn and Delorna Nelson of Conyers; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The family may be contacted at 1911 River Road, Vienna. Bowen-NeSmith Funeral Home in Vienna has charge of arrangements.
MANCHESTER, N.H. - Services for Florine Lehman "Flo" Way will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Riverside Cemetery, Macon. Way, 87, died Saturday, April 3, 1999. Born in Jacksonville, Fla., she was the daughter of the late Warren L. and Lila Palmer Lehman. She was a teacher in Jefferson and Dade counties. She received a master's degree from Florida State University in 1959 and was an assistant professor and teacher for several years. In 1965 she originated, designed and developed the DOVAC System of teaching reading and was project director for field tests in Monticello, Fla. In 1976 she was invited by Gov. Meldrim Thomson Jr. to consult on reading programs at the youth development center, where she received a service contract to provide the DOVAC System. She was a member of Grace Episcopal Church.
She is survived by several cousins, including Emma H. Puryear of Macon.
Memorials may be made to the Florida Sheriff's Association. Lambert Funeral Home in Manchester has charge of arrangements.
Paul Whidby Sr.
Services for Paul Urias Whidby Sr. will be at 11 a.m. Friday in Bridges Funeral Home, Gray, with burial in Cedar Ridge Cemetery, Gray. Whidby, 73, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999, in a local hospital. He was the son of the late John and Lema Whidby. He was a heavy equipment operator, retired from Martin-Marietta. He was a member of Elam Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Rebecca Whidby; children, Paul Whidby Jr. of Jones County, Johnny Whidby and Tammie Whidby, both of Macon, Paulette Lyles of Crawfordville, Fla., Shirley Brett of Jupiter, Fla., and Debra Long of Milledgeville; sisters, Mildred Miller of Haddock and Beatrice Chalker of Gibson; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight in the funeral home and may be contacted at 189 Largo Drive, Jones County.
MONTICELLO - Services for Lou Taylor Williams will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. James AME Church with burial in Southview Cemetery. Williams, 81, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999. She was the daughter of the late Edmond and Ruth Taylor. The widow of David Williams, she was a member of St. James AME Church.
Survivors include his son, Terry Williams; sisters, Johnnie Turk of Monticello and Leona Simmons of New York City; and two grandchildren.
The body will be in the church at 1 p.m. Catchings Memorial Mortuary has charge of arrangements.
Joseph Young Jr.
COCHRAN - Services for Joseph Vance Young Jr. will be at 11 a.m. Friday in Cochran First United Methodist Church. Burial will be private. Young, 77, died Wednesday, April 28, 1999. Born in Bleckley County, he was the son of the late Joseph Young Sr. and Ruby Young. He was an Army Air Corps veteran of World War II and was retired from Robins Air Force Base. He was a former Cochran school board member, member and past worshipful master of Cochran Masonic Lodge No. 217 F&AM and member of the Scottish Rite and the AARP. He was a member of Cochran First United Methodist Church, the administrative board of trustees and James Chambers Sunday School Class.
Survivors include his wife, Ronda L. Young; children, Richard Young of Cochran, Kay Peppers of Elberton, Dawn Bashinski of Macon and Robin Mullins of Columbus; sisters, Elizabeth Neff of Atlanta, and Jewel Breeden and Diane Mullis, both of Cochran; and five grandchildren.
The family may be contacted at the Young residence, Route 5, Cook Road. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cochran First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 87, Cochran 31014, or the Masonic Children's Home, P.O. Box 4183, Macon 31208. Mathis Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
WARNER ROBINS - Services for Cynthia Rape Andrews will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Heritage Memorial Funeral Home with burial in the Centerville Cemetery. Andrews, 84, died Tuesday, Feb. 29, 2000. A lifelong resident of Houston County, she was the daughter of the late Silas M. and Lucia Rape.
Survivors include her husband, Joe B. Andrews; a daughter, Jo Ann Duckworth of Warner Robins; sisters, Lois Long of Warner Robins and Mozelle Lowe of Kathleen; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 143 Sunset Drive, Warner Robins 31088.
Charlie F. Arnold
VIENNA - Services for Charlie F. Arnold will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday in First Baptist Church with burial in Zion Hope Cemetery. Arnold, 76, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2000. Born in Crisp County, he was the son of the late Clifford Arnold and Lillian Folds Arnold. He was an Army veteran of World War II in the Pacific and was a retired farmer. He was a member of First Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Juanita Bowen Arnold of Vienna; children, Ginger Young of Cordele, Robin Smith and Charles Arnold, both of Warner Robins; sister, Rachel Pittman of Lancaster, S.C.; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Bowen-NeSmith Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Vienna, P.O. Box 351, Vienna 31092, or the American Heart Association-Dooly County Heart Fund, c/o Bank of Dooly, P.O. Box 365, Vienna 31092.
Services for Fannie Mae Coleman will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Macon Memorial Park. Coleman, 91, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2000. Born in Johnson County, she was the daughter of the late Alfred Reneau and Annie Mae Clark Vanlandingham. She was the widow of James Parker Gallemore and Melvin Mulford Coleman. She was a homemaker and a member of Bass United Methodist Church. She was formerly a member of Cherokee Heights United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her daughters, Patricia G. Mueller of Macon and Karen M. Sears of Somerset, Ky.; grandchildren, Devan Mueller of Macon, Karen Clare Camp of Culloden and Sannon Swanner of Somerset, Ky.; and two great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 tonight at Snow's Memorial Chapel, Cherry Street, and may be contacted at 968 Underwood Drive. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make memorials to Bass United Methodist Church, 4062 Vineville Ave., Macon 31204.