Effingham Herald Obituaries

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June 19, 2018

Mr. Larry "Skeeter" Barnes

Mr. Larry "Skeeter" Barnes

Meldrim, GA

Mr. Larry "Skeeter" Barnes, of Meldrim, died June 9, 2018. He was born July 14, 1928, to the late Herbert L. Barnes Sr. and Louise Walker Barnes. He was a graduate of Georgia State University and attended Georgia Teachers College. He was a veteran, serving his country in...

Mr. Eugene Knight "Gene" Hedrick

Mr. Eugene Knight "Gene" Hedrick

Guyton, GA

RINCON - Mr. Eugene "Gene" Knight Hedrick, 81, passed away Thursday, May 24, 2018, at his residence. Gene was born in Danville, VA., on Feb. 8, 1937, to Edward and Mae Hedrick. He was a loving husband and father, and an avid Georgia fan (Go Dawgs). He retired from the...

Don C. Jarriel

Don C. Jarriel

Savannah, GA

Don C. Jarriel, 85, died Monday, May 28, 2018, at St. Joseph's Hospital. He was born May 20, 1933, in Tattnall County to the late Carl and Alma Sapp Jarriel. Don was a U.S. Army veteran and was retired from Union Camp Corporation after 40 years of service. He is survived by...

June 12, 2018

Mr. Richard Allen Brigdon

Mr. Richard Allen Brigdon

Guyton, GA

RINCON - Mr. Richard Allen Brigdon, 63, passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at Effingham County Hospital. Mr. Richard was born in Savannah on Aug. 19, 1954, to Lamar and Agnes Brigdon. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time volunteering at the local food...

Sarah Pearl Hunter (Coppock)

Sarah Pearl Hunter (Coppock)

Guyton, GA

Sarah Pearl Coppock Hunter, age 83, passed away on May 26, 2018. She was born to Jesse and Pearl Coppock on Jan. 24, 1935, in Guyton. She was educated in the public schools of Effingham County. On June 16, 1951, she married her childhood sweetheart, Daniel Lee Hunter, who...

Bobby E, Lathem

Bobby E, Lathem

Effingham, GA

RINCON - Bobby E. Lathem, 86, died Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at Effingham Care Center. The Hall County native entered the U.S. Air Force in 1949, where he was stationed at Travis Field in Savannah, then in South Carolina, Oklahoma, France, Illinois, Georgia and Ohio. Bobby...

Macklin Earl Rowe

Macklin Earl Rowe

Springfield, GA

SPRINGFIELD - Macklin Earl Rowe, 84, passed away June 3, 2018, at Effingham Care Center. Born Oct. 22, 1933, in Hastings, Okla., to the late Arch and Eula Rowe, he served in the U.S. Army and was employed by Fries Poultry, Victory Bowling Center and retired from Candler...

June 5, 2018

Hugh Cordell Edwards

Hugh Cordell Edwards

Port Wentworth, GA

PORT WENTWORTH - Hugh Cordell Edwards, 56, passed away May 26, 2018, at Candler Hospital. The Chatham County native was a member of Landmark Baptist Church where he enjoyed singing. He was an honorary member of the Port Wentworth Volunteer Fire Department, enjoyed fishing and...

May 29, 2018

April Elaine Campbell

April Elaine Campbell

Rocky Ford, GA

ROCKY FORD - April Elaine Campbell, 25, passed away May 16, 2018, at East Georgia Regional Medical Center after a lifelong battle with Cystic Fibrosis. April was born July 18, 1992, in Savannah. She was a graduate of Screven County High School in 2010 and a graduate of...

Larry Eugene Kight Sr.

Larry Eugene Kight Sr.

Guyton, GA

GUYTON - Larry Eugene Kight, Sr., 67, passed away May 15, 2018, at Memorial Hospital from complications of back surgery. He was the son of the late Robert (Bob) and Doris Kight. He graduated from Groves High School and retired from Savannah Sugar Refinery. He was a member...

Larry L. Sherwood

Larry L. Sherwood

Rincon, GA

Larry L. Sherwood, 75, died Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Memorial Health. He was born in Union City, Pa., and raised in Lake Co., Ohio. He was a U.S. Army veteran before moving his family to Rincon in 1976. Larry retired from Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation after 38 years. Larry...

Walter Louis Walz Jr.

Walter Louis Walz Jr.

Guyton, GA

Walter Louis Walz Jr., 57, passed away May 20, 2018, at his residence. The Chatham County native served in the U.S. Marines in Beirut and Grenada. He formerly worked at EMD Chemicals and International Paper. He was a member of Compassion Christian Church. He was preceded in...

May 15, 2018

Richard Morgan Hicks

Richard Morgan Hicks

Rincon, GA

RINCON - Richard Morgan Hicks, 74, died Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at Memorial Health. The Chatham County native was a member of Port Wentworth United Methodist Church. He was a 32 Degree Master Mason, York Rite at the Frank F. Baker Lodge #46 in Garden City. He was a member of...

Dorine Hinely (Helmly)

Dorine Hinely (Helmly)

PORT WENTWORTH, GA

PORT WENTWORTH - Dorine Helmly Hinely, 88, died Monday, May 7, 2018, at Westview Nursing Center. The Effingham County native was a member of Jerusalem Lutheran Church and had attended First Baptist Church of Port Wentworth. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who...

Mr. Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Tuttle Sr.

Mr. Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Tuttle Sr.

GUYTON, GA

GUYTON - Mr. Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Tuttle Sr., 83, passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2018, at his residence. Lonnie was born in Egypt, Ga., on Sept. 28, 1934, to John and Corrie Tuttle. Gardening, woodworking and spending time with his family brought much joy to his life. He is...

May 8, 2018

James Wesley Huff

James Wesley Huff

Athens, GA

James Wesley Huff, 90, passed away Friday, April 20, 2018, after living a full and rewarding life. He served with the U.S. Army near the end of World War II and was discharged in 1946. He lived the balance of his life in the Athens area. He was employed by the Loef Company as...

May 2, 2018

Maude V. Screws (Hodges)

Maude V. Screws (Hodges)

Hinesville, GA

HINESVILLE - Maude V. (Hodges) Screws, 96 (Jan. 14, 1922-April 20, 2018), passed on to the gates of heaven to join the rest of her family. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence and Carrie Hodges; husband, George E. Screws; and son, George A. Screws. She was the...

Janice Naomi Smith (Page)

Janice Naomi Smith (Page)

Rincon, GA

RINCON - Janice Naomi Page Smith, 83, passed away April 17, 2018, at her home. The Chatham County native was a member of Faith Baptist Church and retired from Gulfstream. She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Clifford Page; husband, James Clifford Smith Jr.; amd...

April 24, 2018

Mr. Grady Laveare Bowers

Mr. Grady Laveare Bowers

Rincon, GA

RINCON - Mr. Grady Laveare Bowers, 89, passed away Friday, April 13, 2018, at Effingham County Hospital. Mr. Grady was born in Millen on June 13, 1928, to Charlie and Mable Bowers. He was a retired master sergeant in the United States Air Force, a graphic and technical...

Published in Effingham Herald from Apr. 18 to Apr. 24, 2018.

Olan Perry Conley

Olan Perry Conley

Rincon, GA

RINCON - Olan Perry Conley, 79, passed away April 10, 2018, at Hospice Savannah. The Bulloch County native was a member of First Baptist Church of Rincon and the Brotherhood Sunday School Class. He served in the U.S. Army, was a retired mechanical engineer and enjoyed...

Mr. Mark N. Starling

Mr. Mark N. Starling

Guyton, GA

Mr. Mark N. Starling, 48, passed away surrounded by his loving family on April 12, 2018, at Hospice Savannah after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Mr. Starling was born in Lake City, Fla., on Dec. 20, 1969, to Raymond and Margie Starling. He was an Effingham...

Published in Effingham Herald from Apr. 18 to Apr. 24, 2018.

April 17, 2018

Marion Clari "Monk" Jaudon

Marion Clari "Monk" Jaudon

Sylvania, GA

Marion Clair (M.C.) Jaudon, "Monk" as his friends knew him, passed away on April 4, 2018, at the age of 95. A native of Effingham County, Monk was born on March 16, 1923, raised on his family farm and graduated from Effingham Academy in 1940, a time when the population of the...

April 10, 2018

Robert James Lange Sr.

Robert James Lange Sr.

Sylvania, GA

Robert James Lange Sr. USN, ret. 81, passed away Saturday, March 31, 2018. Bob enlisted in the United States Navy in 1955 and retired after 20 years of service. His final rank was chief petty officer. After leaving the Navy, he worked for Firestone Tire Company in Albany and...

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