Patsy ‘Pat’ Vaughn
Patsy “Pat” Vaughn, 79, of Brunswick, was united with her Savior and the love of her life, Gene, Friday (Nov. 20, 2015) at the Hospice of the Golden Isles in Brunswick.
The funeral was scheduled to be held at 11 o’clock this morning at Christian Renewal Church in Brunswick with the Rev, William Ligon officiating.
Visitation was held Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. at Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home.
Active pallbearers are Brian Vaughn, James Lyon, Rick O’Quinn, Ronnie Wood, J.B. Abbott Jr., Barrett Evans and Patrick Standley.
Honorary pallbearers are Blake Blankenship, Rylee Abbott, Rusty and Carrie Poole, Carl Self, Carolyn Cooey, Chris Boggs, Pat Hoyt, Mitch Strickland, Jeff Carlin, Joy Ministries of Christian Renewal, Hospice of the Golden Isles, and the Card Ministry of Pine Ridge Baptist Church.
She was a native of Waycross, but resided in Brunswick since 1966. She was the loving wife of the late Raymond Eugene Vaughn for 60 years. She was the daughter of the late James and Evelyn Davis Lyon Jr.
She was the co-founder and co-owner of Port City Body Shop. She was a devoted member of Christian Renewal Church where she served on the finance committee. She and Gene were faithful servants together in preparing communion for many years.
She enjoyed spending time with her family, helping others and landscaping her yard.
She is survived by three daughters, Diane O’Quinn (Rick), Genie Stillman, Julie Wood (Ronnie), all of Brunswick; one son, Brian Vaughn (Julie), of Brunswick; grandchildren, April O’Quinn Evans ( Barrett), Megan Standley (Patrick), Blake Blankenship, J.B. Abbott Jr. (Melanie), Jennifer Abbott, Jennifer Johnson, Alicia Vaughn, Brooke Vaughn, Joette Turner (Sam) and Luke Wood ( Kelly); seven great-grandchildren, Ellie Standley, Rylee Abbott, Lindsey Abbott, Emma Abbott, Isabella Grace Wood, Adeline Wood and Nathan Turner; brother and sister-in-law, James and Janice Lyon; brother-in-law, William “Bill” Vaughn; sister-in-law, Betty Howard; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Carolyn and Gene Sowell; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Faye and James Clark; and many nieces and nephews.
She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. However, her family will have many fond memories to cherish forever.
The family wishes to thank Hospice of the Golden Isles for their compassion and loving care of Pat for more than three years.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be in her memory to Christian Renewal Church or Hospice of the Golden Isles.
Arrangements are entrusted into the care of Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home www.edomillerandsons.com
James A. Peacock
James A. Peacock, 80, died Sunday morning (Nov. 22, 2015) at Bayview Nursing Home in Nahunta following an extended illness.
He was a native of Pierce County where he lived for most of his life but made his home in Hoboken for the past three and a half years. He was the son of the late Earlish Peacock and Grace Boyette Peacock.
He served with the United States Army, was a member of Alabaha Freewill Baptist Church and was a dairy farmer in Pierce County for many years before retiring.
Survivors include his wife of 34 years, Doris Peacock, of Hoboken; three step-daughters, Kathy White (husband, Bill), of Hoboken, Kimberly Dowling (husband, Wesley), and Kelly Smith (husband, Randy), both of Waycross; four grandchildren, Korey White (wife, Nancy), Valerie Rogers, Vanessa Dowling and Parker White; four great-grandchildren, Carmen Rogers, Chloe Rogers, Kaitlyn White and Kacee White; a brother, Jerry Peacock (wife, Judy), of Blackshear; and nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Memorialization will be by cremation.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com
Arrangements are with Music Funeral Home.
Ruthel Cox Hickox
A funeral for Ruthel Cox Hickox was held Saturday afternoon at Miles-Odum Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Robert Clark officiating.
Burial followed in Oakland Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Wayne Hardy, Josh Griffin, Jared Griffin, Andy Nino and Mike Drury.
Miles-Odum Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
R.H. ‘Ronnie’ Palmer
A memorial service for R.H. “Ronnie” Palmer took place Saturday afternoon in the Music Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Brian Palmer officiating.
Reflections were given by Dan Hazen, Chris Faucher and Wade Faucher.