Frances D. Lee
Frances Dickerson Lee, 96, died Monday (May 18, 2015) evening at Hospice House Satilla following an extended illness.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Music Funeral Home.

Stanley A. Mingo
Stanley A. Mingo, 52, died Tuesday morning (May 19, 2015) at the Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross following a brief illness.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Music Funeral Home.

Linda Gray Newton
Linda Gray Newton departed this life Saturday (May 16, 2015) morning after an illness.
Friends are being received at the family residence, 1107 Tebeau Place.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announce later by Fluker Funeral Home.

Folma ‘Buddy’ Peace
Folma Edwin “Buddy” Peace, 83, of Demorest, passed away Sunday (May 17, 2015) at his residence following an extended illness.
Born in Fairfax, June 28, 1931, he grew up in Dixie Union and resided most recently in Demorest in North Georgia. He was the oldest son of the late Elbert Duncan Peace and Martha Ann Jordan Peace, of Dixie Union. He was also preceded in death by a twin sister, Wilma Evelyn “Sis” Fullard, a sister, Judy Williamson, and a brother, David Peace.
He served in the United States Air Force between 1948 and 1950 as corporal. He owned and operated Buddy’s Body Shop in Ware County for many years and worked in the body shop of several automobile dealerships over the years. He retired and moved to North Georgia about 21 years ago.
He was a member of Hephzibah Baptist Church. He enjoyed playing many different musical instruments but loved playing the guitar and singing the old country, gospel and bluegrass music the most. He loved talking with people and never met a stranger.
Survivors include his wife of 39 years, Ally Gilliard Peace, of Demorest; daughters, Celestine Young, of Lagrange, Deorbrah Robe (Raemonn), of Poulsbo, Wash., Lawanna Barnett (Michael) of Columbia, Miss., and Sandra Roberson, of Atlanta; sons, Bobby Peace and Folma Peace, both of Waycross, and Cuyler Peace, of Demorest; 15 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; a brother, Jerry Peace (Gail); and a sister, Karen Brown, all of Waycross; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives; first wife, Vonice Nelson, of Lagrange.
His wishes were to donate his body to the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 4 until 6 p.m. at McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia, which is in charge of arrangements.

Jackie P. Campbell
Jackie “Jack” Paul Campbell, age 65, of Erwin, passed away unexpectedly Sunday (May 17, 2015) at Johnson City Medical Center.
He was a native of Unicoi County and a son of the late Zack and Grace Pratt Campbell. He served in the U.S. Navy during Vietnam on board the USS John F. Kennedy CV-67 Air Force Carrier. He retired after 37 years of service from CSX Railroad where he was a machinist and federal inspector.
He loved his work and his work family. He was an avid bluegrass “picker and grinner.”
He was a very outgoing person who never met a stranger and was a very selfless person always willing and desiring to help others. It has been said that he had a heart bigger than himself.
He was a member of First Baptist Church of Erwin. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Tommy Deaton.
Left to cherish his memories are his wife of 40 years, Pat Keisler Campbell, of Erwin; daughters, Reneé Taylor, of Patterson, Jessica Long (husband, Philip), of Blackshear, Lindsey Walker (husband, Eric), of Stoney Creek, Tenn.; sister, Faith Early (husband, Bill), of Simpsonville, S.C.; brothers, Larry Campbell, of Erwin; Robin Campbell (wife, Patsy) of Tar Hill, N.C.; grandchildren, Zack Taylor, Jade Taylor, Dakota Long, Jersey Walker, Danny Joe Taylor, MacKenzie Walker, Natalie Walker, Hayleigh Long, Bradley Walker and Jaxon Long (on the way); numerous nieces and nephews.
A visitation period to share memories and offer support to the family will begin at 6 p.m. and continue until 8 p.m. on Wednesday at Valley Funeral Home.
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence as they offer tribute and remember the life of Jackie “Jack” Paul Campbell in a funeral to be held at 1 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Valley Funeral Home.
The Rev. Ronnie Campbell and the Rev. Noah Taylor will officiate. Vocal selections will be provided by Jason Holcomb.
A committal service will follow in Evergreen Cemetery with military graveside honors provided by the United States Navy.
Pallbearers and honorary pallbearers will be notified.
In lieu of flowers, the family would like memorial donations be made to the Niswonger Children’s Hospital, 400 N. State Off Franklin Road, Johnson City, Tenn. 37604, or to the American Heart Association, 208 Sunset Drive, Suite 113, Johnson City, Tenn. 37604.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family through the website at
These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Jackie “Jack” Paul Campbell through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, Tenn. (423-743-9187).

James R. Dixon
A funeral for James Richard Dixon was held Monday afternoon at the Miles-Odum Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Johnny Summerall and Dee Meadows officiating.
Burial followed in Oakland Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Jason Moye, Kelly Dixon, Harry Coley, Rick Dixon, Timmy Henson and Tony Henson.
Miles-Odum Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.