Oscar Taylor
Oscar Taylor, 87, passed away peacefully with loved ones at his bedside Wednesday (April 1, 2015).
The family is receiving friends at the family residence located at 813 Sargeant St., Waycross.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Perry Brothers Funeral Home, 1100 Ossie Davis Parkway, Waycross.

Charles W. McQuaig
Charles William McQuaig, 82, died Wednesday (April 1, 2015) at Waycross Health and Rehabilitation.
He was born in Waycross July 13, 1932 to the late Walter Donald McQuaig and Dale Carter McQuaig. He was married to Jane Williams McQuaig for 63 years. He worked for Atlantic Coastline, Seaboard Coastline and CSX railroads for 42 years as a welder in the car department.
He was an active member of Central Baptist Church where he served as a Sunday School teacher, deacon and on various committees.
He had a green thumb when it came to pecan trees and grape vines, and he enjoyed sharing both with friends and neighbors. He was thrilled with the howl of a beagle chasing a rabbit and the pull of a fish on a Zebco 33.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Wesley Donald McQuaig, and a grandson, Andrew Michael McQuaig.
He is survived by his wife, Jane; a daughter, Elizabeth Carol McQuaig, of Fitzgerald; sons, Charles Michael McQuaig (Marty), of Lilburn, and David William McQuaig (Debra), of White, Ga.; eight grandchildren, Beau Luckie (Laurie Anne), of Griffin, Leigh Luckie (Sabrina), of Fitzgerald, Zach Luckie (Haley), of Fitzgerald, McKenzie MacAllister (Clark), of Cumming, Callie McQuaig, of Jackson, Miss., Will McQuaig, of Atlanta, Mallory McQuaig, of Athens, and Caleb McQuaig, of Valdosta; a nephew, Wesley McQuaig (Donna), of Jacksonville, Fla.; and a niece, Sherry Poirrier (Phillip), of Woodstock; a cousin, Patricia McQuaig McCarthy, of Waycross; and many other nieces, nephews and other family members.
A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Central Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. today at Miles-Odum Funeral Home.
Sympathy may be expressed at www.milesodumfuneralhome.com

Keith Lamar Bennett
Keith Lamar Bennett, 75, died Wednesday morning (April 1, 2015) at his residence after an extended illness.
He was a native and lifelong resident of Ware County. He retired from Scapa Dryers as a mechanic after 36 years. He enjoyed supporting Ware County Gator football, Pierce County Bears basketball, soccer and other sports and events that his grandchildren participated in over the years.
He was a very talented woodworker who created beautiful works for years that will be surely treasured.
He loved hunting, fishing and in earlier years horseback riding. As a dedicated health-conscious person, he exercised daily, bicycling, jogging and walking at the Trembling Earth Complex.
He was a very special husband, father and grandfather to his family and he will be missed dearly.
He was the son of the late Clyde Kelly Bennett and Lois Lillian Morgan Bennett, of Millwood. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Kelly Bennett and Bennie Bennett, and one sister, Betty Joiner.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Eleanor Cox Bennett, of Waycross; one son, Kevin Bennett (wife, Paula), of Waycross; one daughter, Angie Inman (husband, Rusty Bodenhamer), of Blackshear; six grandchildren, Chris Inman, Logan Inman and Brad Inman, all of Blackshear, Mason Bodenhamer, of Valdosta, Holly Bennett and Taylor Bennett, both of Waycross; one sister, Phyllis Howell (husband, Alvin), of Waycross; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at the Music Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial will follow in Kettle Creek Cemetery.
The family will receive friends 6 until 8 o’clock this evening at the funeral home.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com

Oscar ‘Marc’ Bell
Oscar Marcus “Marc” Bell, 51, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday (March 31, 2015) at John D. Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville.
He was a native of Ware County but lived in Thomasville for the past 25 years. He was the principal of R.B. Wright Elementary School in Moultrie.
Survivors include three sons, Spencer Bell, of Wheeling, W. Va., Griffin Bell, of Valdosta, Davis Bell, of Athens; his parents, Oscar and Faye Bell, of Waycross; a brother, Michael Bell (wife, Amy), of Richmond Hill; a niece, Emily Bell, of Richmond Hill; three uncles, Herman Hill (wife, Mary), of Blackshear, Jimmy Hill (wife, Pat), of Mershon, Randy Hill (wife, Jennifer), of Alma; and several cousins.
A funeral will be held 4 p.m. Saturday at Music Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Alma.
The family will receive friends at Music Funeral Home this evening from 6 until 8.
A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday in the Withers Auditorium in Moultrie.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com
Music Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Barbara Smith Cantrell
Barbara Smith Cantrell, age 64, of Patterson, died early Thursday morning (April 2, 2015) at the Hospice Satilla Hospice House in Waycross following an extended illness.
She was born Oct. 19, 1950 in Valdosta, where she lived for many years before moving to Pierce County in the 1990s. She worked as an instructor at Larc, Inc. in Valdosta and was a member of Laura Chapel Baptist Church in Patterson.
She was preceded in death by her father, Jack Smith.
Survivors include her husband, Jimmy Cantrell, of Patterson; three children, Stevey Fender (wife, Melissa), of Valdosta, Staci Fender, of Patterson, and Layci Stanhope (husband, Donald), of Patterson; 13 grandchildren, Chae, Cheyenne, Wyatt, Garitt, Chevy, Destiny and Justice Fender, all of Valdosta, Corey Jones, of Valdosta, Dalton and Sunnie Palombi, Buddy, Courtney and Nathan Stanhope, all of Patterson; her mother, MaryAnn Smith, of Clyattville; her brother, Benny Smith (wife, Cindy), of Valdosta; and several other relatives.
A funeral will take place Monday afternoon at 2 o’clock in the chapel of Hart Funeral Home.
Burial will follow in the Laura Chapel Cemetery in Patterson.
The family will receive friends Saturday evening from 6 until 8 o’clock at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice Satilla, 808 Evergreen Way, Waycross, Ga. 31501.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.hartfh.com
Hart Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.