Jean Dalrymple Johnson
Jean Dalrymple Johnson, 85, died Friday night (June 3, 2016) at her residence following an extended illness.
She was a native and life-long resident of Waycross except for a brief time she resided in Leesburg, Fla.
She was the wife of the late Lester J. Johnson and daughter of the late William Oliver Dalrymple and Mary Lou O’Quinn Dalrymple, but was raised by her adoptive parents, the late Fitzhugh and Rosdie Lee.
She was also preceded in death by her sister, Margie F. Taylor.
She was a member of Central Baptist Church. She was a registered nurse and had formerly worked at the Atlantic Coast Line Hospital. In her later years she devoted her efforts to being a homemaker.
Survivors include her step-children, Steve Johnson (wife Lisa), of Blackshear, Lamar Johnson (wife Diane), of Waycross, Gary Johnson (wife Terri), of Brantley County, and Delisa Renew, of Waycross; grandchildren Brandy Murray, of Brantley County, Leah Parks (husband Michael), Linsey Hayman (husband Patrick), of Waycross, Britanni Hickox, of Tifton, Buck Johnson (wife Abby), of Statesboro, Haley King (husband Ryan), Dylan Renew, and Jared Renew, of Waycross; eight great-grandchildren; a nephew, Jerry L. Donohue, of Chattanooga, Tenn.; and other relatives.
A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Music Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. Wednesday at Music Funeral Home.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com
Music Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Frances Lynn Foster
Frances Lynn Foster, 74, died at her home on April 29, 2016 in Covington from a sudden heart attack.
She was born on June 29, 1941 to the late John O’Quinn Lynn Sr., of Patterson, and the late Sheba Lynn Lee, of Waycross.
After graduating from Waycross High School in 1959, she attended nursing school at Crawford Long in Atlanta.
She married Fred Foster in 1962. The Fosters resided in Covington.
She graduated from anesthesia school at Georgia Baptist in 1967. She then worked at Newton General until her retirement in 2007, when she dedicated her time to family, grandchildren, and gardening.
She is survived by her beloved husband, Fred Foster; son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Jill Foster, of Bishop; son Christopher Lynn Foster, of Covington; her sister, Geneva Davis, of Lowndes County; her brother and sister-in-law, John O’Quinn Lynn Jr. and Debbie, of Gainesville, Fla.; four granddaughters, Daphne, Sydney, Stella and Zaetta; and numerous nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews.
She was cremated and a private visitation of family was held on May 12, 2016 in Covington.
A memorial honoring her will be held with family and friends at Raulerson Community Center on Trudie Road in Patterson Saturday at 11:30 a.m.
Terence Freeman, 48, died Saturday (June 4, 2016) from an accident.
The family is receiving friends at 622 Sweat St., Waycross, the home of his mother, Patricia Dobson.
Funeral arrangements and a complete list of survivors will be announced later by Rainge Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, Blackshear.
Katie Evelyn Lynn
A funeral for Katie Evelyn Carlson Altman Lynn was held Monday morning at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church with the Rev. Mike Yawn, the Rev. Lonnie Skinner and the Rev. Larry Altman officiating.
Burial followed in High Bluff Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Bruce Stone, Doug Altman, Chad Moore, Kevin Edwards, Si Altman, Ronald Altman Jr., Brent Justice and Brad Justice.
Miles-Odum Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.