Sadie Mae Steward
A celebration of life service for Sadie Mae Steward, 87, will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at New Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, 901 Ossie Davis Parkway, with the church pastor, the Rev. Jackie Hooper, offering words of comfort.
She was born May 11, 1928 in Hoboken to the late James Morris Cobb Sr. and Trudy Williams Cobb.
She accepted Christ as her personal Savior at an early age. She was a homemaker and an amazing caregiver to many. There was never a person or time that someone was in need that she did not assist them. She was devoted to her sister, Mabel, and her family. She was dependable, loving and firm in her opinion of how to raise children and to get things gone.
She was joined in holy matrimony to the late Jimmie Stewart who died in 1998.
She departed this life on Monday (April 18, 2016) after an illness. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brothers, James Morris Cobb Jr., Claudia Cobb and Hazel Cobb Sr.
Those left to cherish her memory include a sister, Mabel Cobb Lemon; a sister-in-law, Dell Mae Cobb; nephews, Charles Cobb (Joanne), Bonnie Cobb, Hazel Cobb Jr., James Morris Cobb III, Claude Cobb (Lundi) and Daniel Freddie Jackson Jr.; nieces, Jeanette Cobb, Beverly Reese, Jacquelyn Legrear (Harold) and Sharon Drake (Zebede); an adopted son and daughter-in-law, Zipporah Coffee Sr. and Genneth Coffee; adopted grandchildren, Zipporah Coffee Jr., Mistty Coffee and Kristin Coffee; numerous great-nieces, great- nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Friends are being received at her sister’s residence, Mabel C. Lemon, 1409 Bunche St.
Public visitation will be held Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Fluker Funeral Home, 985 Ossie Davis Parkway.
The body will lie in repose Saturday at the church from 9:30 a.m. to the hour of service.
Interment will be in Hoboken City Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted with Fluker Funeral Home.

Ralph McCormick
Ralph McCormick, 65, of Waycross, passed away Tuesday (April 19, 2016) at Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross following a brief illness.
Born in Madison, W.Va., his parents were Shelby McCormick and Maude Bell McCormick. He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Pamela Elaine McCormick McKinney, four sisters, and his niece, Mary Susan Allbritton.
He retired after 30 years with Laura S. Walker State Park where he worked as a park ranger. He was of the Protestant Faith, and enjoyed carpentry and woodworking.
Survivors include his wife, Trudy Williams McCormick, of Waycross; his son and daughter-in-law, Ralph and Angela McCormick Jr., of Racepond; three grandchildren, Joseph McKinney, Ralph Francis McCormick and David Allen McCormick; and a sister and brother-in-law, Janie and Jack Johns, of Nahunta; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
A funeral will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Frye Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Andy Hickox officiating.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Burial will follow in Bethlehem Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Daniel Johns, Jamey Fletcher, Roger Myers, Ralph McCormick, David McCormick, Tony Cobb and Joseph McKinney.
Arrangements are with Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta.
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Carolyn Virginia Floyd
A funeral for Carolyn Virginia Floyd was held Wednesday morning at Music Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. J.D. Bowen officiating.
Burial followed in Greenlawn Cemetery.
Pallbearers were William Bechiom, James Paul Dwinnell, Todd Hutcherson and Richard Robbins.
Music Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Charles S. Mitchell
A funeral for Charles Stephen Mitchell was held Wednesday morning at Miles-Odum Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Howard officiating.
Burial followed in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Paul Loska, Charles Loska, Charles Lance, Ron Lance and Mark Mitchell.
Miles-Odum Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Bertram M. James
A funeral for Bertram “Bert” Michael James was held Wednesday afternoon at Trinity United Methodist Church with the Rev. Doug Walker officiating.
Burial followed in Oakland Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Harrison McNeil, Anderson McNeil, Major Booth, John McNeil, Mike Braddy, Brian Hodge, Jake Simpson and Ricky Howard.
Miles-Odum Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.