- Finding your family tree data online.

Obituary and Death Notice Archives

Georgia Obituary and Death Notice Archive

(Obituaries archived from all over the state of Georgia. Confirm death dates with the Social Security Death Index)

First Name: Last Name:

External Georgia Obituary Search:
First Name:
Last Name:
 Search fulltext Georgia Genealogy Discussion Groups:
  First Name:
   Last Name:

Search Georgia Newspaper Archives from 1763-2003
Search Georgia Obituary Archives from 1985-Present
Georgia Newspaper List
Atlanta Journal-Constitution Obituary Index

[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

Georgia Obituary and Death Notice Archive

Georgia Obituary and Death Notice Archive - Page 746

Posted By:
Date: Monday, 29 February 2016, at 10:00 p.m.

Alva T. Gordon

WAYCROSS - Alva Thomas Gordon, 97, died June 17 at Satilla Regional Medical Center.

She was born in Baxley. She was a homemaker and a member of Calvary Baptist Temple in Savannah.

SURVIVORS: three sisters, Ila Mae Morton of Waycross, Lola Thomason of Statesboro and Gerti Proctor of Lake Panasoffkee, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.

GRAVESIDE SERVICE: 11 a.m. Saturday in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Savannah.

Miles-Odum Funeral Home of Waycross.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Germain F. Jones

SCREVEN - Germain Franklin Jones, 81, died June 17 at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Wayne County and was a member of O'Quinn Baptist Church. She was a homemaker and the widow of William Vernon Jones.

SURVIVORS: two daughters, Verna A. Mathis of Screven and Elda Woodward of Jacksonville, Fla.; a son, John D. Jones of Screven; a sister, Orita Jones of Jacksonville; 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

FUNERAL: 11 a.m. today at O'Quinn Baptist Church, burial in Screven City Cemetery.

Rinehart Sons Funeral Home, Jesup.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Nena W. Scott

REIDSVILLE - Mrs. Nena Waters Scott, 86, died June 17 at Evans Memorial Hospital in Claxton.

She was born in Evans County and was a member of Reidsville Baptist Church. She served as a Pink Lady at Tattnall Memorial Hospital in Reidsville for several years. She and her late husband, Roy R. Scott, were carriers for the Savannah Morning News for more than 20 years.

SURVIVORS: a daughter, Sandra McGuire of Savannah; a son, Curtis K. Scott of McDonough; four sisters, Louise Blocker of Glennville, Carolyn Alexander of Panama City, Fla., Lizzie Brewton and Nina Bradley (her twin sister), both of Claxton; three brothers, Luther Waters of Belleville and Leon and Loren Waters, both of Claxton; nine grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

VISITATION: today until 9 p.m. at McCall Funeral Home in Reidsville.

FUNERAL: 11 a.m. Saturday at Reidsville Baptist Church, burial in Reidsville City Cemetery.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Virginia J. Champion

Virginia Jenkins Champion, 76, died June 6 at Memorial Medical Center.

She was a native of Bacon County and the widow of Mosley H. Champion. She attended Georgia Teachers College and was a resident of Oceanside Nursing Center after moving from Statesboro. She was a longtime resident of Fort Pierce, Fla., and retired as office manager of Sunrise Ford Tractor Co. Inc., Fort Pierce. She attended First United Methodist Church of Fort Pierce.

SURVIVORS: several nieces and nephews.

Interment will be private in Elmhurst Cemetery in Elberton.

Fox Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Ann E. Zuhlke

RICHMOND HILL - Ann E. Zuhlke, 89, died June 18 at Midway Nursing Home in Midway.

She was born in Tennessee and lived in Richmond Hill for 25 years. She worked for Genera Motors Credit Union in Flint, Mich., before retiring. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Richmond Hill.

SURVIVORS: a daughter, Connie Miller of Lake George; a brother, Myers Alexander Jr. of Sarasota, Fla.; three grandsons, Mark and Brent Miller, both of Lake George, and Dennis Miller of Guyton; seven great-grandchildren, a great-great-grandchild and a nephew.

VISITATION: 7-9 p.m. today at Stewart Brothers Funeral Service, Richmond Hill Chapel.

FUNERAL: 10 a.m. Saturday at Stewart Brothers Funeral Service, Richmond Hill Chapel, burial in First Baptist Church Cemetery.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

William C. Baker Sr

William Cooper "Bill" Baker Sr., 86, died June 17 at the home of a daughter in Cartersville.

He was born in Savannah and was the widower of Nona Rosemond Smith Baker. He was co-owner of Montgomery Roofing Co. and a roofer and sheet metal worker. He was a member of Whitmarsh Island Christian Church and served as elder, chairman of the Board of Deacons, Sunday school superintendent and Sunday school teacher. He moved to Cartersville in January 1997 and attended Immanuel Worship Center until his death.

SURVIVORS: five daughters, Tiny Sheppard and Jane Tuten, both of Cartersville, Geri Grantham and Bille Hardee, both of Savannah, and Mary Shannon of Black Mountain, N.C.; two sons, William C. Baker Jr. of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., and John R. Baker of Savannah; two stepsisters, Virginia Deal of Stone Mountain and Josephine Richardson; a brother, Joseph R. Baker Sr. of Savannah; 14 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.

VISITATION: 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today at Hubert C. Baker Funeral Home.

FUNERAL: 2 p.m. Saturday at Hubert C. Baker Funeral Home, burial in Oak Hill Cemetery in Meldrim.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Mickey Mills

ALBANY - Michael C. "Mickey" Mills, 54, who worked at Georgia newspapers as a reporter and editor, died June 15 at home.

He was born in Appling County and lived in Albany for 18 years. He was employed by the Albany Herald since 1980. At the Herald, he covered a variety of subjects, including the Albany City Commission, the Dougherty County Commission, Water, the Gas and Light Commission, politics and religion. He was also an editorial writer for the newspaper.

A graduate of the University of Georgia, he joined the Albany newspaper after eight years as city editor of the Waycross Journal-Herald. Earlier, he was assistant city editor of the Columbus Enquirer.

He won or shared in numerous writing awards during his career, including the Associated Press Sweepstakes Award, two first-place awards from the AP for spot news under deadline pressure, a first-place AP award for public service and a first-place award from United Press International for investigative reporting.

He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Baxley.

SURVIVORS: an aunt and several cousins.

GRAVESIDE SERVICE: was held at 2 p.m. Thursday in Omega Cemetery.

Swain Funeral Home, Baxley.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Robert J. Quinn Jr.

Retired Air Force Col. Robert J. Quinn Jr. died June 14.

He was a member of Skidaway Island Kiwanis Club, St. Andrew's Society of Savannah, Coastal Scottish Heritage Society, SAMS Post No. 7 and Skidaway Island Community Church. During World War II, he commanded the 15th Cavalry Group in the European Theater of Operations.

SURVIVORS: his wife, Juana Quinn of Atlantic Beach, Fla.; a son, retired Army Col. Robert J. Quinn III of Savannah and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; and a grandson, Robert J. Quinn IV of Savannah.

Internment will be at the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., at the convenience of the family.

Hardage-Giddens Funeral Homes, Jacksonville, Fla.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Evelyn S. Finnigan

SEATTLE - Mrs. Evelyn S. Finnigan, 81, died June 17 at home.

She was born in Screven County, Ga., and was a former longtime resident of Savannah. She worked at Hunter Air Force Army Base for many years and was retired for many years. She was the widow of John L. Finnigan and John Williams Thomas.

SURVIVORS: a son, David F. Williams of Seattle; two grandchildren, David C. Williams and Laura A. Williams Arnold of Vienna, Austria; and two great-granddaughters, Veronica E. and Alexandrea K. Williams, both of Devonport, New Zealand.

Burial will be in the family cemetery in Screven County.

American Memorial Funeral Directors, Renton, Wash.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Elliott E. Lanier Sr.

METTER - Elliott Earl Lanier Sr., 77, died June 18 at Bulloch Memorial Hospital in Statesboro.

He was a Lifelong resident of Candler County. He was a farmer, co-owner of Metter Livestock Market for 33 years and owner of Lanier Jewelers. He was an Army veteran and recipient of the Purple Heart. He was a member of Masonic Lodge No. 435, Veterans of Foreign Wars and Metter Primitive Baptist Church.

SURVIVORS: his wife, Dot F. Lanier of Metter; a son and daughter-in-law, Lana Lanier and Elliott E. Lanier Jr. of Cobbtown; a daughter and son-in-law, Delilah and Jesse Ray Collins of Metter; two brothers, Ray L. Lanier and J. Byron Lanier, both of Metter; two sisters, Editha Thompson of Metter and Vera Dell Davidson of Thompson; and five grandchildren.

VISITATION: 6-9 p.m. today at Kennedy-Morgan Funeral Homes, Hooks Chapel.

FUNERAL: 11 a.m. Saturday at Metter Primitive Baptist Church, burial in Lake Cemetery.

REMEMBRANCES: Metter Primitive Baptist Church Building Fund.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Alma I. Outler

COVINGTON - Alma Irene Outler, 77, died June 18.

She was born in Toombs County, lived in Covington about 15 years and was a former resident of Vidalia. She retired from Oxford Industries in Lyons as a seamstress.

SURVIVORS: a son, Sherrill Lundy of Covington; a stepson, Charles Outler of Buford; a stepdaughter, June Dixon of Vidalia; a brother, J.T. Harrison of Atlanta; two grandsons, Alan and Lee Lundy, both of Covington; four stepgrandchildren, a step-great-grandchild and nieces and nephews.

VISITATION: 6-9 p.m. today at Jones-Stewart Funeral Home in Lyons.

FUNERAL: 11 a.m. Saturday at Jones-Stewart Funeral Home, burial in Lakeview Memorial Gardens in Vidalia.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Jeryl R. Moore

AUSTELL - Mrs. Jeryl R. Norman Moore, 34, died June 14 at Crawford Long Hospital in Atlanta.

She was born in McIntosh County. She was a graduate of McIntosh County Academy and attended Brunswick Junior College. She was employed by Emory University in Atlanta. She was a member of First Credit Hill Baptist Church in Townsend.

SURVIVORS: her husband, Ivey L. Moore of Austell; her mother, Nancy Norman of Eulonia; two sisters, Rena Norman of Atlanta and Sherry Mangram of Brunswick; and two brothers, Johnnie L. Norman of Atlanta and Robert L. Norman Jr. of Eulonia.

VISITATION: 6: 30-7: 30 p.m. today at Darien Funeral Home in Darien.

FUNERAL: 3 p.m. Saturday at First Credit Hill Baptist Church, burial in Ebenezer Cemetery.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Mary L. Rogers

GLENNVILLE - Mary Lou Rogers, 93, died June 13.

She was born in Liberty County and was a homemaker and a member of St. James AME Church.

SURVIVORS: a daughter, Maggie Baker of Glennville; and a grandson, Garland Stokes of Glennville.

VISITATION: 7-8 p.m. Saturday at King and Son's Funeral Home in Glennville.

FUNERAL: 2 p.m. Sunday at St. James AME Church, burial in Sandhill Cemetery in Long County.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Jean Y. Quamina

HAMPTON, Va. - Mrs. Jean Yvonne Quamina, 59, died June 14 at home.

She was born in Trinidad, West Indies, and was a licensed practical nurse. She was baptized in the Episcopal Church at Caparo Village, Trinidad.

SURVIVORS: daughters, Jennifer Alston of Brunswick, Ga., Donna Q. Joyner of Hampton and Gail Williams of Germany; sons, Jerome Quamina of Spring Glen, N.Y., Derrick Quamina of Port of Spain, Trinidad, and Peter Quamina of San Antonio; a sister, Pearl Clarke of Brooklyn, N.Y.; and eight grandchildren.

VISITATION: 8-9 p.m. today at Darien Funeral Home in Darien, Ga.

FUNERAL: Shorter Chapel AME Church in Eulonia, Ga., burial in Ebenezer Cemetery.
Announcement dated: June 19,1998

Social Security Death Index Search Engine

[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

Georgia Obituary and Death Notice Archive is maintained by GenLookups with WebBBS 5.12.

For your convenience, here is a huge, growing collection of obituaries at

- Click to Search the Large Databases

- Historical Records and Person Search

- Census and Voter Lists

- Military Records

- Surname Meanings

- Births, Marriages, and Deaths Search

Look up the meaning of any surname!

Find-a-Grave Cemetery Search

Incredibly COOL Genealogy Databases on the Web!

Rootsweb Review Archives Search
Search through the archives of this past genealogy update!

First Name:
Last Name:

Search through tons of fulltext obits
from all over the United States.


First Name:
Last Name:

Search through tons of marriage records
from all over the United States.


Marriage Search Engines

Statewide Obituary Archives

Free Surname Meanings and History Lookup NEW!!!


I want to look for information about this surname:

You must use the SUBMIT button; hitting ENTER will not work!

If the results that you get turn out to be a death notice rather than an obituary, many times you can find a fulltext obituary by doing a search HERE.


The ULTIMATE Vital Records Database!

Newest Data Additions to

Message Boards

Historical Person Search


Alabama  - Alaska  - Arizona  - Arkansas  - California  - Colorado  - Connecticut  - Delaware  - Florida  - Georgia  - Hawaii  - Idaho  - Illinois  - Indiana  - Iowa  - Kansas  - Kentucky  - Louisiana  - Maine  - Maryland  - Massachusetts  - Michigan  - Minnesota  - Mississippi  - Missouri  - Montana  - Nebraska  - Nevada  - New Hampshire  - New Jersey  - New Mexico  - New York  - North Carolina  - North Dakota  - Ohio  - Oklahoma  - Oregon  - Pennsylvania  - Rhode Island  - South Carolina  - South Dakota  - Tennessee  - Texas  - Utah  - Vermont  - Virginia  - Washington  - West Virginia  - Wisconsin  - Wyoming



Alabama  - Arizona  - Arkansas  - Connecticut  - Georgia  - Idaho  - Indiana  - Iowa  - Kansas  - Kentucky  - Louisiana  - Maryland  - Massachusetts  - Michigan  - Mississippi  - Missouri  - Nebraska  - New York  - North Carolina  - Ohio  - Oklahoma  - Pennsylvania  - South Carolina  - Tennessee  - Texas  - Vermont  - Virginia  - West Virginia

Alabama Newspapers

Alaska Newspapers

Arizona Newspapers

Arkansas Newspapers

California Newspapers

Colorado Newspapers

Connecticut Newspapers

Delaware Newspapers

Florida Newspapers

Georgia Newspapers

Idaho Newspapers

Illinois Newspapers

Indiana Newspapers

Iowa Newspapers

Kansas Newspapers

Kentucky Newspapers

Louisiana Newspapers

Maine Newspapers

Maryland Newspapers

Massachusetts Newspapers

Michigan Newspapers

Minnesota Newspapers

Missouri Newspapers

Montana Newspapers

Nebraska Newspapers

Nevada Newspapers

New Hampshire Newspapers

New Jersey Newspapers

New Mexico Newspapers

New York Newspapers

North Carolina Newspapers

North Dakota Newspapers

Ohio Newspapers

Oklahoma Newspapers

Oregon Newspapers

Pennsylvania Newspapers

Rhode Island Newspapers

South Carolina Newspapers

South Dakota Newspapers

Tennessee Newspapers

Texas Newspapers

Utah Newspapers

Virginia Newspapers

Washington Newspapers

West Virginia Newspapers

Alabama Census Records

Alaska Census Records

Arizona Census Records

Arkansas Census Records

California Census Records

Colorado Census Records

Connecticut Census Records

Delaware Census Records

Florida Census Records

Georgia Census Records

Idaho Census Records

Illinois Census Records

Indiana Census Records

Iowa Census Records

Kansas Census Records

Kentucky Census Records

Louisiana Census Records

Maine Census Records

Maryland Census Records

Massachusetts Census Records

Michigan Census Records

Minnesota Census Records

Missouri Census Records

Montana Census Records

Nebraska Census Records

Nevada Census Records

New Hampshire Census Records

New Jersey Census Records

New Mexico Census Records

New York Census Records

North Carolina Census Records

North Dakota Census Records

Ohio Census Records

Oklahoma Census Records

Oregon Census Records

Pennsylvania Census Records

Rhode Island Census Records

South Carolina Census Records

South Dakota Census Records

Tennessee Census Records

Texas Census Records

Utah Census Records

Virginia Census Records

Washington Census Records

West Virginia Census Records

Confirm birth and death dates with the Social Security Death Index: - - - - Surname Search Utility - - Marriage Search Engines


One of the sponsors of this site is: