Katherine Jean Ellis Beverly, 54, of Waycross, died Monday evening (Jan. 25, 2016) at Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross following an extended illness.
She was born Feb. 23, 1961 in Tampa, Fla., where she lived for many years before moving to Waycross in the 1990s.
She worked as a chef at Baptist Village and Hog-N-Bones in Waycross and also worked as an electrician at General Housing.
She was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include her husband, Timothy Beverly, of Waycross; her son, Shane Beverly, of Waycross; her daughter, Amanda Hood, of Waycross; three grandchildren, Christina Hood, Maia Beverly and Madison Fisher, all of Waycross; her parents, Kenneth and Wilma Wilson Ellis, of Waycross; a brother, Kenny Ellis Jr. (wife, Kristine), of Blackshear; two sisters, Donna Halterman (husband, Tracy), of Blackshear, and Karen Moshier (husband, Dean), of Dearborn Heights, Mich.; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
The family will have a time of visitation Saturday at the funeral home from 6 until 8 p.m.
Memorialization will be 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.
A celebration of life service for Clarence Miller Sr. will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Piney Grove Baptist Church in Glenwood, where the Rev. Daryl McElroy is the pastor and will offer words of comfort.
Burial and committal services will follow in Oakland Cemetery.
The body will lie in repose in the church from 11 a.m. until the service hour.
The cortege will assemble at 617 Izlar St. at 12:15 p.m. Saturday. Immediately following the funeral, burial and committal services, a repast will be held at 617 Izlar St.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 5 until 7 p.m.
He was born Dec. 19, 1948 in Waycross, to the union of the late Charlie Miller and Mary Mullen Miller.
His sunset was Tuesday (Jan. 26, 2016) after an extended illness.
He was educated in the Waycross Public School System and graduated as a member of Center High School Tigers class of 1967. He was employed for 41 years with CSX Transportation Co. as a train conductor for freight and passenger services. He served his country in the United States Navy and reserves.
Preceding him in death were five brothers, Charlie, James, Eddie, Sonny and Billy, and three sisters, Rosa Lee, Ernestine and Dorothy.
He leaves to cherish his memory a devoted wife of 43 years, Gwendolyn G. Miller; two sons, Clarence Miller Jr. (Iesha) and Quincy Miller, of Savannah; one brother, Bernard Miller (Cynthia); one sister, Mary Tilley, of Savannah; three sisters-in-law, Jessie Studivent, Liller Kitchen (Freddie) and Mary Kitchen (Harry), of Waycross; three grandchildren, Lindsey G. Miller, of Atlanta, Clarence Miller III and Calean Miller, of Savannah; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online guest book at www.perrybrothersfuneralhome.com
Professional services are entrusted Perry Brothers Funeral Home, 1100 Ossie Davis Parkway, Waycross.
Ivis ‘Teamie’ Bennett
Ivis Euthema “Teamie” Winn Bennett, 94, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday (Jan. 26, 2016) in a hospice suite at Wayne Memorial Hospital after an extended illness.
She was a native of Pierce County, daughter of the late Jim L. Winn and Martha Ella Hyers Winn. She was preceded in death by her husband, Averette Jereal (Dobbie) Bennett Sr., six brothers and eight sisters.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Bristol Baptist Church.
Survivors include three sons, Jereal Bennett (June), of Patterson, Jerry Bennett, of Bristol, and Reggie Bennett (Leticia), of Bristol; three daughters, Jeanie Henderson (Miller), of Bristol, Joyce Griffis (Mikell), of Patterson, and Jan Kimmons (Marshall), of Mershon; a sister, Melba “Meb” Boatright, of Bristol; a special friend, Willene Tuten, of Bristol; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Crosby Funeral Home with the Rev. Daniel Harding officiating and a eulogy given by Julie Ann Bennett.
Interment will follow in the Mershon Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home this evening from 6 to 9 o’clock.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice of South Georgia, 1625 Sunset Blvd., Jesup, Ga. 31545.
Active pallbearers will be Brett Bennett, Heron Steedley, John Ratliff Jr., Ray Bennett, Clay Kimmons, Roy Carnes, Jamie Boyett, Ty Wright and Phillip Bennett.
All others in attendance will be considered honorary escorts.
Crosby Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements
Doris M. Albritton
A funeral for Doris M. Albritton was held Wednesday afternoon at Seventh-Day Adventist Church with Pastor Curtis Thomas officiating.
Burial followed in Hoboken City Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Scott Holland, Earl Johns, Joe Melton, David Roundtree, Dawson Roundtree and Nolan Roundtree.
Music Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.