Ronald E. Williams
Ronald Edmond Williams, 75, of Hoboken, passed away Saturday (Oct. 10, 2015) at Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross, following an extended illness.
Born in Robinson, Ill., he was the son of Garold Williams and Mary Helen Beard Williams.
He worked many years as a truckdriver for Thom’s Trucking. He loved cars and working in the yard, and was a member of Crawford Street Baptist Church of Waycross. He also served in the United States Army.
Survivors include his wife of 10 years, Shirley Williams, of Hoboken; a son and daughter-in-law, Todd Williams (Rhonda), of Sullivan, Ind.; three daughters and a son-in-law, Lisa Walls (Gary), of Merom, Ind., Lori Williams, of Sullivan, Ind., and Moriah Williams, of Atlanta; 12 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; a sister and brother-in-law, Ruby Sharon Stanifer (Everett), of Panama City, Fla.; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Visitation will be held this evening from 6 until 8 o’clock at Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta.
The funeral will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Frye Funeral Home with the Rev. Tim Rowell and Pastor Larry E. Ray officiating.
Burial will follow in High Bluff Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Wayne Williams, Michael Williams, Vernon Fort, Todd Williams and Everett Stanifer.
Arrangements are with Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta.
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James Henry Lee
James Henry Lee, of St. Augustine, Fla., passed away peacefully at the age of 93.
Born in Mershon, he was the son of Joseph C. Lee and Eula Barnes Lee. He was preceded in death by his twin brother, James Thomas, who was killed in action while serving together in the Pacific Arena in World War II.
He is survived by sisters Novadine Everett and Patsy Woods, a daughter, Sandra McGauley (Thorn), two sons, James Thomas Lee and Joseph Williams Lee, grandchildren, Laurie Spangle (Jeff) and Jessica Watson (Matt), and great-grandchildren, Bradley and Emily Cox.
He was also preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Maurine, and a grandson Daniel Lee.
He leaves many friends and relatives including cousin John Morgan, who was like a brother. He also leaves his loving companion and caregiver of 30 years, Jacqueline S. Dennis.
He loved his country and proudly served as a Marine throughout the Pacific in World War II.
An accomplished chef, he found joy in serving up his holiday turkey dinners at the church at Vilano where he was a charter member.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the North Shores Community Center, 120 Meadow Ave., Vilano.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Church of Vilano, 121 Meadow Ave., St. Augustine,  Fla. 32084.

Betty Jean King
A memorial service for Betty Jean King took place Monday morning in the Music Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bryan Gunter officiating.
Burial took place in Greenlawn Cemetery.
Music Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Fosteen Steverson
A funeral for Fosteen Steverson was held Friday morning at Haywood Baptist Church with the Rev. Carley Hickox officiating.
Burial followed in Hephzibah Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Renn Hooper, Blaine Deal, Arron Thompson, Ronn Hooper, Eddie King and Wes Watson.
Pat Lindsey served as an honorary pallbearer.
Music Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Hellen F. Harden
A funeral for Hellen F. Harden took place Monday afternoon at Cornerstone Church of God with the Rev. Brian Powell and the Rev. Jim Creel officiating.
Burial was in Mt. Green Cemetery.
Serving as active pallbearers were Dalton Walker, David Cox, K.C. Cox, Jonathan Harden, Dennie Mixon, Josh Harden and Chris Harden.
Arrangements were with Music Funeral Home.

Alvin C. Rowland Jr.
A funeral service for Mr. Alvin C. “Buddy” Rowland Jr. took place Monday afternoon at Liberty Christian Church with the Rev. Richard Jeffers officiating.
Burial was in High Bluff Cemetery.
Serving as active pallbearers were Jimmy Gregory, Richard Rowland, James Rowland, Luke Rudolph, Jason Gregory and Tony Rowland.
Honorary pallbearers were Ronnie Carter, Alvin Carter and Oscar Johns.
Arrangements were with Music Funeral Home.