Hazel Mobley Lee
DuPONT — Hazel Emily Mobley Lee, 86, passed away Sunday (March 1, 2015) at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, surrounded by her loving family, following a brief illness.
She was born Oct. 29, 1928, in Valdosta, daughter of the late William Henry Mobley III and Nancy Melton Mann Mobley.
She was a homemaker and a member of the DuPont Baptist Church. She was a member of the John Floyd Chapter of the DAR from 1958 until it was disbanded in 2013, the United Daughter of the Confederacy No. 471, the Daughters of American Colonists and former member of the Huxford Board of Directors.
She was Co-Chairperson for the Keep America Beautiful Campaign during the George W. Bush administration. She and her committee were presented an award during a ceremony in the Rose Garden at the White House. In attendance were former President George W. Bush and Lee Greenwood.
She was a member of the Clinch Memorial Hospital Board where she served as chairperson for many years. She loved the 4-H program and Lee Engineering was a big supporter of various 4-H programs. She was a 4-H leader for several years and went on many district program achievements and 4-H camp trips. She was an active supporter of Bridges of Hope.
She was a charitable, caring individual whose one concern was the Crossnore School Children’s Home in North Carolina.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Grover Columbus “G.C.” Lee; one daughter, Laura Nancy Lee; four sisters, Winifred Koch, Linette McClain, Dorothy Coats and Helen George; two brothers, William H. Mobley VI and Emory Mobley.
Survivors are one daughter and son-in-law, Emily and William D. Metcalf, of DuPont; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Kenneth and Dolly Lee, and David Lee, all of DuPont; one sister, Tiny Bozeman, of Dade City, Fla.; seven grandchildren, Bryan O. Luke, Adam Metcalf, Caroline and Brad Douthit, Jennifer and Austin Deloach Jr., Josh and Laurie Anna Lee, Dayton Lee and Lindsey Lee; six great-grandchildren; a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
The funeral will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o’clock at Cornerstone Baptist Church in Homerville.
Interment will be in the North Cemetery in DuPont.
The family will receive friends today from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. The body will be carried to the church one hour prior to the service.
Sympathy may be expressed at www.roundtreefuneralhome.net
Roundtree Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Mary Bennett
Mary Bennett, 76, of Blackshear, died Sunday morning (March 1, 2015) at her residence following a courageous battle with cancer.
Born Aug. 20, 1938 in Charleston, S.C., she was the daughter of the late John Hilburn Cobb and Pauline Cobb Gunnels. She was raised in Savannah, but lived in Blackshear for most of her adult life. She graduated from Surrency High School, and obtained her bachelor degree from Brewton Parker College. She retired as a teacher from the Pierce County Board of Education in 2001, having worked at Grady Street School and Blackshear Elementary. After retiring from teaching, she worked as a clerk with the Pierce County Magistrate Court.
She was a faithful member of Alabaha Free Will Baptist Church where she attended the Adult Sunday School Class.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin Delano Bennett Sr., a son, Calvin “Cal” Bennett Jr., and her sister, Blanche Horne.
Survivors include two sons, Ashley Bennett (wife, Sharon), of Mershon, and Sheriff Ramsey Bennett (wife, Charlene), of Blackshear; daughter-in-law, Donna Bennett, of Patterson; six grandchildren, Jordan Bennett (fiancee, Rachel), of Blackshear, Josh Bennett (fiancee, Ronni), of Hoboken, Paige Bennett, of Tifton, Cade Bennett, of Carrolton, Texas, Shawn King (wife, Britney), of Blackshear, and Jennifer Dixon (husband, Tim), of Patterson; five great-grandchildren, Nate Turner, of Blackshear, Levi Oglesby, of Hoboken, and Shane, Allen and Joseph Dixon, all of Patterson; and several brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
A funeral will take place Thursday afternoon at 3 o’clock in the chapel of Hart Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Alabaha Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6 until 9 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Southeast Cancer Unit, 401 Pendleton St., Waycross, Ga. 31501; Hospice Satilla, 808 Evergreen Way, Waycross, Ga. 31501; Alabaha Free Will Baptist Church, 4400 Highway 203, Blackshear, Ga. 31516.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.hartfh.com
Hart Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

Atnes K. Edenfield
SAVANNAH — Atnes Kenneth “Sonny” Edenfield, 76, of Savannah, the husband of Jill Phillips Edenfield, died Sunday (March 1, 2015) at Hospice Savannah.
Born in Bickley, he was a son of the late Atnes T. Edenfield and the late Etheridge A. Carter Edenfield.
He was of the Baptist faith.
He was a United States Army veteran. and was retired after 42 years as manager of Carlstedt Wholesale Florist.
Surviving are his wife, Jill Phillips Edenfield, of Savannah; one daughter, Mildred Kesler (husband, Danny) Mosley, of Waycross; three sons, Stuewart Edenfield, of Savannah, Scott Edenfield, of Florida, and Leon Edenfield (wife, Nikki), of Ludowici; one step-son, Armando Rodriguez, of Savannah; two sisters, Betty Bennett and Verna Dean Bennett; one brother, Johnny Edenfield (wife, Betty); 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 10 until 11 o’clock Wednesday morning at Gamble Funeral Service, 410 Stephenson Ave., Savannah.
The funeral will be held at 11 o’clock Wednesday morning in the chapel of Gamble Funeral Service conducted by the Rev. Ashley R. Corbett.
Interment will be at 4 o’clock Wednesday afternoon in Oak Grove Cemetery near Nicholls.
Friends may share thoughts about him and his life at www.gamblefuneralservice.com
Arrangements are with Gamble Funeral Service of Savannah.

Beverly Ann Williams
Beverly Ann Henderson Williams, 86, a resident of Fairhope, Ala. since 1986, passed away Saturday (Feb. 28, 2015) after a lengthy and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease.
She was born Jan. 28, 1929 in Brunswick to Myrtle and William J. Henderson. Her family moved to Waycross when she was an infant and it is here that she spent her formative years. She graduated from Waycross High School and attended Georgia State Women’s College.
She was a loving and supportive wife for 64 years to her equally loving and devoted husband Mack, her high school sweetheart. Before becoming the best mother two daughters could have, she worked in accounting.
After her daughters went off to college, she became a successful real estate agent and broker. She and her late husband, Mack, were members of Fairhope United Methodist Church, where they both were active. She will be remembered for her smile, her laugh, her bubbly personality, being an involved mother and grandmother, being a loyal friend, and for her many random acts of kindness. She loved the ocean, was an avid sailor and an excellent swimmer. She enjoyed a variety of sports and was an excellent bridge player.
She is survived by daughters, Patricia Williams and Eslie McAllester, both of Fairhope, Ala.; granddaughter, Jenifer Whitesell (husband, Jason); great-granddaughters, Lila and Reagan Whitesell, of Arlington, Va.; sisters, Audrey Houston and Patsy Sikes, of Waycross; brothers, Roy Henderson (wife, Rosemary), of Thomasville, Lloyd Henderson (wife, Judy), of Fleming Island, Fla.; sisters-in-law, Ann Godwin, of Gainesville, Fla., Jane McQuaig (husband, Charles), of Waycross, Pat Williams, of St. Augustine, Fla.; brothers-in law, Bennie Williams (wife, Sue), of Savannah, Frank Williams (wife, Debra), of Crystal Lake, Fla., John Williams (wife, Marti), of Ocala, Fla.; many loving nieces, nephews and dear friends.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Harold Henderson; in-laws, Gladys and Mack Williams; brothers-in-law, Judge Francis Houston, Paul Sikes, Bob Williams and Richard Williams.
Her life will be celebrated during a service at the Miles-Odum Funeral Home Chapel in Waycross, Saturday at 2 p.m.
Burial will follow at Oakland Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Saturday beginning at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
Sympathy may be expressed at www.milesodumfuneralhome.com

Stanley Prescott Sr.
Stanley Phillip Prescott Sr., 55, of Hoboken, passed away Tuesday (Feb. 24, 2015) at his residence after an extended illness.
He was born March 19, 1959 to Troy Wilson and Lillie Larrell Eunice Prescott in Albany. He served his country in the United States Army.
He enjoyed NASCAR, wrestling and fishing. He loved his family and most especially his grandchildren.
He was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include four children, Marsha Nicole Prescott, Stanley Phillip Prescott Jr., Shannon Goddard (Michael) and Kyle Allen (Amanda); sisters, Donna Douberly (Doyle), Jennifer O’Berry (Junior), Carla Lynn Prescott Davis (Mike); brothers, Thomas Wayne Prescott, Charles Prescott (Jodi) and William Prescott; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dale Louise Gray, and his parents.
The family will receive friends Wednesday at Corinth Cemetery from 1 until 3 p.m. with a graveside service beginning at 3 p.m.
The Rev. Ray Moody will officiate.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at www.shepardfh.com
Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard Funeral Home, Folkston.

David ‘Ryan’ Bokor
David “Ryan” Bokor, 27, of Cassville, Mo., passed away Friday (Feb. 27, 2015) at his home.
He was born July 28, 1987 in Brunswick. Four years ago he moved from Waycross to Cassville to make his home. On Oct. 20, 2012 he was united in marriage to Becka Berry.
He received his education in Ware County and at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton and Crowder College.
He enjoyed duck hunting and the Georgia Bulldogs. He was an accomplished black belt in Karate, Jiu Jitsu, and was a member of Bible Baptist Church in Cassville.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Iris Faye Bokor, three uncles, Alan Parrish, Mitchell Lewis Parrish and Harrison Vieira.
Survivors include his wife, Becka Berry Bokor; one daughter, Blakely Lynn Bokor, of the home; father, David Bokor (wife, Deanna), of Waycross; mother, Lynn Vieira (husband, Joe), of Brunswick; mother and father-in-law, Johnny and Martha Berry, of Cassville, Mo.; sister-in-law, Reanna Berry, of Cassville, Mo.; three sisters, Victoria Brown and Jennifer Brown, of Waycross, and Sahre Myers, of Orlando, Fla.; maternal grandmother, Jeanette Waidelich (husband, Gene), of Brunswick; maternal step-grandparents, Angie Vieira (husband, Jay Murphy), of Boston, Mass.; paternal grandfather, Ervin Bokor, of Waycross; paternal step-grandparents, Joseph H. and Helen Martin, of Waycross; aunts and uncles, Beryl Kime and Randy, of Purdy, Mo., Emma Brown and Dennis, of Columbia, S.C., Arlindo Vieira, of Palm Springs, Calif., Roger Vieira, of Boston, Mass., Larry and Maria Tully, of Brunswick, Micky Bokor (wife, Suzanne), of Waycross, Steve Bokor and Lynn, of Waycross; and his dog, Zoe.
A funeral will be held 6 p.m. Thursday at Second Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends at the church from 5 until 6. Memorialization is by cremation.
Memorials may be made to Blakely’s Education Fund in care of Arvest Bank.
Music Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com

Michelle M. Waters
Michelle Miracle Waters, 6, of Waycross, died Monday (March 2, 2015) at Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Miles-Odum Funeral Home.

Tommie F. Fitchett Sr.
Tommie Floyd Fitchett Sr., 67, of Blackshear, died Sunday afternoon (March 1, 2015) at Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross following a short illness.
Born June 30, 1947, he was a son of the late Homer Morris and Gertrude Severa Hester Fitchett. He lived most of his life in Waycross before moving to Pierce County in 2001.
He was retired as a journeyman electrician and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, James Fitchett, and a sister, Mary Fitchett.
Survivors include his wife, Alma Fitchett, of Blackshear; four children, Tommie Fitchett Jr., (wife, Tammy), of Waycross, Tammy Fitchett, of Millwood, James Fitchett, of Waycross, and Elizabeth Spivey (husband, Tony), of Waycross; five grandchildren, Tori Fitchett, Trista Fitchett, Thomas James Fitchett, Brian Ridley and Caileigh Crosby; and his brothers and sisters, Steve Fitchett, of Tennessee, Pat Gilliard (husband, Tommy), of Folkston, Sheila Garland (husband, Erwin), of Homeland, Richard Fitchett (wife, Tammy), of St. George, and Geneva Batten, of Dixie Union; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Memorialization is by cremation.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.hartfh.com
Hart Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

Dorothy M. Dixon
A funeral for Dorothy McLaughlin Dixon was held Monday afternoon at Deenwood Baptist Church with the Rev. Jarrod Everson, the Rev. Jack Stolte and the Rev. Tommy McLaughlin officiating.
Burial followed in Kettle Creek Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Joshua Aldridge, Dustin Boan, Zach Boan, Brad Dixon, Duncan Kirkland and Mattox McAlphine.
Music Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Lee Grant Pirkle
A funeral reflecting upon the life and legacy of Lee Grant Pirkle was held Sunday in the chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery in Gainesville.
Dr. Jerry A. Songer and the Rev. Mark Bowers officiated. Philip Pirkle sang and also represented the family by speaking and sharing memories of his father. Congregational hymns were led by Andrew Bennett.
Pallbearers were grandsons, Brad Pirkle, Andrew Bennett, Timothy Bennett, Steven Stipe, Grant Pirkle and Joey Morgan.
Interment followed in the Rose Garden of Memorial Park Cemetery in Gainesville.
Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel of Buford and Memorial Park Funeral Home of Gainesville served the family.