Robert H. Stanfield
OZARK, Ala. — SFC Robert H. Stanfield (U.S. Army, Ret.), 66, a resident of Ozark, Ala., passed away Friday (Jan. 22, 2016) at his residence.
He was born Jan. 10, 1950 in Racepond, the son of the late James A. “Jimmy” and Opal Howard Stanfield, and lived the early years of his life there and in Waycross. He graduated from Waycross High School in 1968.
He was a veteran of the Vietnam War, having served in the U.S. Army for more than 24 years, retiring in July 1992 as a sergeant first class.
Following his military career, he served in civil service as an electrical engineer/radar technician until January 2016. In his spare time, he enjoyed tinkering with and riding his motorcycles.
Survivors include his sons, Kyle Stanfield, Chad Stanfield, Chris Stanfield, Adam Stanfield; his daughters, Alex Stanfield, Heidi Stanfield; his grandchildren, Taysean, Jaucelynn, Kyra, Chris, Jay, Joe, Rachel, Jaydan, Jacob; and his sisters, Grace Baisden, Deborah Deal (Jerald), both of Waycross, and Sue Miller (Bobby), of Lafayette, La.
The funeral will be held at Sunset Memorial Park, 1700 Barrington Road, Midland City, Ala., Saturday at 3 p.m. (CST).
Visitation will be from 2 until 3 p.m. Saturday at Sunset Memorial Park.
Sunset Memorial Park, Funeral Home and Crematory, LLC, is in charge of arrangements. The funeral home may be contacted at (334) 983-6604.
Friends may sign the guest book at www.sunsetmemorial

Vivian A. Stafford
Vivian Annette Stafford, 64, passed away Sunday (Jan. 24, 2016) at UF Health of Jacksonville, Fla., after a brief illness.
She was the wife of Harold Stafford and the mother of, Jeffrey (Angela) Monroe, Preston Monroe and Timothy Monroe.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Perry Brothers Funeral Home, 1100 Ossie Davis Parkway, Waycross.

Clarence Miller
Clarence Miller, 67, passed away Tuesday (Jan. 26, 2016) at Hospice Satilla Hospice House after an extended illness.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Perry Brothers Funeral Home, 1100 Ossie Davis Parkway, Waycross.

Wallace Ancil Bryant
REIDSVILLE — Wallace Ancil Bryant, 89, of Blackshear, passed away Monday evening (Jan. 25, 2016) at Tattnall Healthcare in Reidsville.
Born in the Waycross, Feb. 5, 1926, he lived in Pierce County all of his life. He and his late wife, Wilma Louise Wells Bryant, were the former owners/operators of Shamrock Flower Shop for a number of years. He also farmed and loved to fish.
He was a son of the late Jasper Diaz and Lovie Strickland Bryant. In addition to his wife, he was also preceded in death by a great-grandchild, Jessica Dixon, a sister, Annie Pearl Callahan, and three brothers, Ernest Bryant, Diaz Bryant and Jeff Bryant.
Survivors include two sons, Danny Bryant and David Bryant, both of Blackshear; a sister, Eva Tyre, of Blackshear; a brother, Robert Bryant, of Blackshear; five grandchildren, Lori Dixon, Andy Bryant, Chad Bryant, Becky (Butch) Pippins and Lisa (Troy) Drury; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
A service will be held at a later date.
Memorialization is by cremation.
Memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choosing.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at
Pearson-Dial Funeral Home, Inc. of Blackshear is in charge of the arrangements.

Sybil Winn Harrison
Sybil Ann Winn Harrison, 78, of Bristol (Pierce County Nursing Home), passed away Tuesday morning (Jan. 26, 2016) at the Hospice Satilla Hospice House.
Born in Bristol, Nov. 27, 1937, she lived in Pierce County all of her life. She was a graduate of Patterson High School where she was crowned “Miss Sunshine Queen.”
She was a homemaker and was a member of Victory Baptist Church where she played the piano. In addition to Victory Baptist, she also played the piano at Bristol Baptist and Bethel Baptist over the years.
She enjoyed collecting antiques and loved spending time with her family. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother and had been a very active “school” mom when her children were in school.
She was a daughter of the late Jim and Ella Hyers Winn. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Coleman Harrison, a daughter, Julie Harrison, her son, Fred Harrison, and several brothers and sisters.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Burt Davis, of Blackshear; two grandchildren, Brad Davis and Ben Davis; two sisters, Melba “Meb” Boatright, of Blackshear, and Teamie Bennett, of Bristol; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
The funeral will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o’clock in the Pearson-Dial Chapel.
Interment will be in the Blackshear Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Thursday afternoon from 12:30 until 2 at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Hospice Satilla Hospice House, 811 Beacon St., Waycross, Ga. 31501, or to Victory Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 342, Blackshear, Ga. 31516.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at
Pearson-Dial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Doris M. Albritton
Doris Matchett Albritton, 89, died Sunday evening (Jan. 24, 2016) at Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross after an extended illness.
She was born in Bradenton, Fla., but grew up in Terra Ceia, Palm View and Palmetto, Fla. She resided in Palmetto, Fla., until 1980 when she moved to Waycross with her daughters. She was a member of Seventh-Day Adventist Church.
She loved to cook and worked as a school lunchroom manager (elementary, high school and Head Start) from 1958 until 2002. She served her church for many years as chairperson over fellowship lunches and any meals served at the church, making sure the food was hot when ready to serve and cleaning up afterwards. Another passion was making sure children went to church summer camp.
She was the daughter of the late Horace Matchett and Mabel Matchett Houghtaling. She was preceded in death by her husband, Curtis Wayne Albritton, and foster sister, Sue Whitney.
Survivors include three children, Joyce Melton (Joe), Janan Albritton and Jacki Roundtree (David), all of Waycross; one brother, Ronny Tallman (Gloria), of Sarasota, Fla.; three grandsons, Dawson, Nolan and Steven Roundtree; several nieces and nephews; and her God-given family to whom she devoted her life and love.
A funeral will be held 2 p.m. today at Seventh-Day Adventist Church with visitation the hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in Hoboken City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Waycross Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Summer Camp Fund, P.O. Box 2087, Waycross, Ga. 31502.
Music Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at

Lucille Horton Cain
The funeral for V. Lucille Horton Cain, 89, was held Tuesday morning at 11 o’clock in the Pearson-Dial Funeral Home Chapel.
Officiating was the Rev. David Unkles.
Music was provided by the Rev. David White.
Interment was in the Blackshear Cemetery.
Honorary pallbearers were members of the Tuesday Morning Bible Study group from First United Methodist Church.
Pearson-Dial Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.