BLACKSHEAR — Patricia Ann Yarbrough Peacock, 84, of Blackshear, passed away Sunday morning, July 19, 2020, at Baptist Village Retirement Communities following an extended illness. Born January 12, 1936, in Miami, Florida, she was a daughter of the late James Earl Yarbrough and Mildred Poore Yarbrough Phillips. Mrs. Peacock was a 1953 graduate of Miami Jackson High School. She lived in Ormond Beach, Florida, for several years before moving to Pierce County in 1966. She was a housewife and mother.
WAYCROSS — Dorothy Caroline “Dottie” Lewis, 90, died Wednesday morning, July 22, 2020, at Baptist Village Retirement Communities after an extended illness. She was born in Warsaw, North Carolina, but lived most of her life in Waycross. Mrs. Lewis retired from Pic-N-Save after more than 25 years and was a member of Kettle Lewis Creek Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, John Faison Mathis Sr. and Nora Kelly Crawford; two sons, Steven Kip Lewis and Mark Darrel Lewis; grandson, Terry Mercer Jr.; brother, John F. Mathis Jr.; nephew, Ricky Lee Mathis; and best friends, Annette Justice, and Ann Mercer.