Jeanette Cobb Selph
Jeanette Cobb Selph, 73, died Thursday afternoon (Nov. 5, 2015) at Hospice Satilla Hospice House following an extended illness.
She was born in Ware County and lived most her life there. She retired from Satilla Regional Medical Center as unit secretary of the Emergency Room after 22 years of employment. She was also a crusin linedancer who enjoyed dancing.
She was a daughter of the late Ernest Loren Murray and Hattie Angeline McClellan Murray. She was married to the late Thomas Harvey Selph and was also preceded in death by two daughters, Darlene Evors and Brenda Spikes, and a brother, Bobby Murray.
She is survived by five children, Melba Moore, of Blackshear, Tracy E. Middleton, of Blackshear, Rodney Middleton (Gina), of Hoboken, Ronnie Cobb (Theresa), of Lakeland, Fla., and Kenneth Cobb (Sherry), of Nicholls; 19 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; her twin sister, Janice Blalock (Tony), of Lakeland, Fla.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be held 2 p.m. Sunday (Nov. 8, 2015) at the Music Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Saturday evening at the funeral home from 5 until 7 o’clock.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com
Jacqueline L. Taylor
A celebration of life service for Jacqueline L. “Precious” Taylor, 31, will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Church of Christ Written in Heaven, 617 Blackwell St., where Bishop John Moss is pastors and Pastor Michaels S. Ware, of New Community of Believers in Jesus Christ Church, Douglas, will deliver words of comfort.
Interment will be in Waresboro Cemetery.
Public visitation will be Monday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Fluker Funeral Home, 985 Ossie Davis Parkway.
The funeral cortege will leave from her grandmother’s residence at 1425 Commons St., at 10:40 a.m.
She died Tuesday evening (Nov. 3, 2015) in an automobile accident in Pierce County.
She was born Aug. 15, 1984 in Waycross to Angelo Blake and Alenia Taylor Pharmes. She received her formal education from the Ware County public school system and graduated from Ware County High School in 2003 where she was a member of the JROCT.
“Precious,” as she was affectionately known, attended Mason Temple Church of God in Christ at an early age and later became a member of New Community of Believers in Jesus Christ Church in Douglas.
She was a former employee of the Department of Family and Children Services, Walmart, Dollar General and was presently employed with Spearman Law Firm.
Those left to cherish her memory include her children, DeMonte Taylor and Alexia Taylor, of Waycross; her parents, Alenia and Ernest Pharmes Sr. and Angelo Blake, of Waycross; siblings, Dezerea Dixon (Henry), Ernest Pharmes Jr., both of Atlanta, and Brittany Pharmes, of Waycross; grandmothers, Eloise Taylor, of Waycross, and Oshie Cox, of Atlanta; aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Friends are being received at the home of her parents, Ernest and Alenia Pharmes, 1315 Blackwell St.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fluker Funeral Home.
Elizabeth D. Linen
Elizabeth Diane Linen, 65, passed away Thursday (Nov. 5, 2015) at Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross after an extended illness.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Perry Brothers Funeral Home, 1100 Ossie Davis Parkway, Waycross.
Posy B. Harmon
Posy Bennett Harmon, 99, of Waycross, passed away Monday (Nov. 2, 2015) at Baptist Village Nursing Home.
Born in Cogdell, Oct. 19, 1916, she lived in Germany (from which she loved her memories made while living there) and Dublin, Ga., for many years before moving to Waycross in 2014. She was a homemaker and had also been an excellent seamstress and cook.
Photography, painting, reading, music, dancing and singing were some of the hobbies she enjoyed. She was a member of the Waycross Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
She was a daughter of the late Ira Cleveland Bennett and Llie Lee Kinnon. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Mason Eugene Harmon, a son, Harold Duncan, a sister, Inez Murray, and by both of her brothers, Sheldon Bennett and Ira Bennett.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Julie Jeanine and Ed Watlock, of Mims, Fla.; a son and daughter-in-law, Ira David (Mary W.) Duncan, of Bradenton, Fla.; a step-daughter, Debbie and Danny Thomason, of Daytona Beach, Fla.; two sisters, Lil Watson and Delores and Ray Pyles, all of Port Orange, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; several great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
The funeral was held Friday at 12 o’clock at the Pearson-Dial Chapel.
Interment was in the Winn-Thomas Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were David Duncan, Zach Duncan, Stevie McNally, Stephen Duncan, Joel Murray, Scooter Duncan and David Andrew Duncan.
Memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choosing.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.pearsondial.com
Pearson-Dial Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Vivian Lee A. Hiers
Vivian Lee Andrews Hiers, 68, of Blackshear, passed away Friday morning (Nov. 6, 2015) at Hospice Satilla Hospice House.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Pearson-Dial Funeral Home.
Betty Royals Garner
A funeral for Betty Royals Garner was held Friday afternoon at Miles-Odum Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Chris Roberts, the Rev. Richard Harrison and Eugene Royals officiating.
Burial followed in Carver Baptist Church Cemetery in Douglas.
Pallbearers were Marion Thrift, David Cliett, Roger Vickers, Steve Garner, Brad Boyd and Patrick Newman.
Miles-Odum Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.