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Obituaries are updated daily in The Herald-Leader Online. Full obituaries are published in the print edition each Wednesday.

Ruby Young, 91
Fitzgerald
WWII Welder/Farm Wife
Died March 22
SERVICES: 11 a.m., Saturday, March 25
Paulk Funeral Home
Interment: Prospect Cemetery
Visitation: 6-8 p.m., Friday, March 24
Paulk Funeral Home

Larry M. "Marty" Strickland, 54
Fitzgerald
Restaurant Manager
Died March 21
SERVICES: 2 p.m., Saturday, March 25
Paulk Funeral Home
Interment: Evergreen Cemetery
Visitation: 6-8 p.m., Friday, March 24
Paulk Funeral Home

Jacquelyn Mathis "Jackie" Harden, 84
Fitzgerald
Voice of WBHB
Died March 19
SERVICES: 3 p.m., Tuesday, March 21
First Baptist Church
Interment will be private.
Visitation: One hour prior to service in sanctuary.

Dorothy "Dot" Butler, 97
Ormond Beach, Fla.
Church secretary
Died March 13

Florence Williamson, 95
Waycross
Ocilla native
Died March 16
SERVICES: 1 p.m. Sunday, March 18,
Greenlawn Cemetery
Arrangements: Music Funeral Home

Gene Hitt, 87
Ocilla
Welder
Died March 14
SERVICES: 2 p.m., Saturday, April 8
Paulk Funeral Home, Ocilla

Marcia L. Calhoun, 85
Fitzgerald
Homemaker
Died March 14
SERVICES: 2 p.m., Friday, March 17
Crossview Baptist Church
Interment: Evergreen Cemetery
Visitation: 6-8 p.m., Thursday, March 16
Paulk Funeral Home

Viola Cook White, 97
Irwin County
Treasurer of Mission Board
Died March 6


L.T. "Tommy" Tate, 87
Fitzgerald
Inspector
Died March 13
SERVICES: 10 a.m., Thursday, March 16
Paulk Funeral Home
Interment: Forest Lawn Cemetery
Union City
Visitation: 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, March 15
Paulk Funeral Home


Willie James Young, Sr., 53
Fitzgerald
Farmer
Died March 3


Billy Tatum, 57
Fitzgerald
Walmart Stock Loader
Died March 5


Ave Cleghorn, Jr., 83
Brunswick
Veteran/Barber
Died March 10


Ira "Buddy" Turner, 81
Fitzgerald
Sewing machine repairman
Died March 6
SERVICES: 11 a.m. Saturday, March 11,
Antioch Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery,
Emanuel County

Matt McCranie, 44
Fitzgerald
Asst. Vice-President of Community Bank
Died March 4

J.C. Campbell, 93
Fitzgerald
Veteran
Died March 2


Johnny R. Mobley, 71
Fitzgerald
Painting Contractor
Died March 5
SERVICES: Services will be private.

Ronald Allen Brown Sr., 62
Fitzgerald
Handyman
Died March 3

Nelda Grace Griffin, 75
Fitzgerald
Red Hat Society member
Died Feb. 27


Earnest Rountree, 80
Irwin County
Business owner
Died Feb. 28
SERVICES: 2 p.m., Saturday, Mar. 4
Paulk Funeral Home
Interment: Riverbend Cemetery
Visitation: One hour prior to service.


Geraldine "Gerry" Harris, 77

Powder Springs
Pitts native
Died February 27
Memorial Service: 1 p.m. Saturday, March 4,
St. James Episcopal Church
Marietta

Myrtle P. Purvis, 93
Gladys Community
Homemaker
Died Feb. 28
SERVICES: 11 a.m., Friday, March 3
Spring Hill Primitive
Interment: Church Cemetery
Visitation: Thursday, Mar. 9, 6-8 p.m.
Paulk Funeral Home, Ocilla

Jacob Willis Paulk Sr., 85
Ocilla
Veteran
Died February 24

Virginia H. Nelson, 83
Ocilla
Dental Hygienist
Died February 22
SERVICES: 11 a.m., Friday, Feb. 24
Ocilla Baptist Church
Interment will be private.

Wilma Inez "Patsy" Yarbrough, 90
Lands Crossing
Homemaker
Died February 22
SERVICES: 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 25
Paulk Funeral Home

Sara Eugenia "Jennie" Adams, 89

Irwin County
Homemaker
Died February 21


Jimmy King, 59
Pitts
Body shop owner
Died February 20
SERIVCES: 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22,
Frazier and Son Funeral Home
Interment: Pitts Cemetery

Sheryll Luther, 63
Abbeville
Dietitian supervisor
Died February 15

Virginia Evans, 82
Perry
IHS graduate
Died February 19

Darby Roberts, 88
Enigma
Williams Brothers manager
Died February 16

Jeanette Richartz, 88
Fitzgerald
Cook
Died February 19
SERVICES: 2 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 21,
Paulk Funeral Home
Interment: Bethlehem Cemetery

Alan Carter, 63
Fitzgerald
Salesman
Died February 12
SERVICES: 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15,
Arbor Baptist Church
Interment: Bethel Cemetery,
Turner County
Arrangements: Paulk Funeral Home

Janey Sheffield, 69
Fitzgerald
Homemaker
Died February 12

Glenn Perry, 66
Attorney
Died February 11

Jimmy Clements, 83
Cordele
Veteran
Died February 11

Mary Ellen Smith Hulett, 86
Homemaker
Died February 11


 
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