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Austin Sr., Charles Wendell - Savannah  
Charles Wendell Austin Sr. passed away Saturday morning, July 25, 2015, surrounded by his immediate family and his care givers. Born on April 17, 1926, in Newington, Ga., he was the son of Charlie Myers Austin and Mattie Eva Poythress Austin. He graduated from Newington High School and was immediately drafted into the Navy in 1944, where he was trained in naval aviation schools in several locations stateside. After the war ended, he came back to his home in Newington, where he married his wife in June 1948. He worked with his father in the pulpwood and gas station businesses before opening Screven Feeds & Seeds. He remained there in business into the early 80s, eventually working for the U.S. Postal Service as a rural route carrier. He retired from that post in the late 1990s. Other than his parents, Mr. Austin was predeceased by his beloved son, Charles Wendell Austin Jr., in 2001; and his wife, Martha Anne Evans Austin, in 2012; his sister and brother-in-law, Elena and William Padgett; and his sister, Evelyn Austin. Also, he was preceded in death by his mother and father-in-law, Johnny James and Elise Robbins Evans; brother-in-law, James Henry Evans; great-nephews, Jason Bednarz and Jon Bohannon. He is survived by a daughter, Patsy Austin Harper, and husband, William "Bill"; a son, Kenny Evans Austin, and wife, Jan Callison Austin; grandchildren, Austin Harper, Ken Austin and wife, Whitney; Cindi Allison and husband, Kevin; and Alana Mitchell and her husband, Derek; cherished great-grandchildren, Ethan, Caleb, Micah, Jacob and Isaac Allison' and Harper and Anne Hatton Mitchell. Also, he will be remembered by his brother and sisters-in-law, Emily and Bill McCall, Joan Evans, June and Thomas Evans, Virginia and Andy Heath, Marie and Harold Lee Scott, Patsy and Ted Evans; and many nieces and nephews. Mr. Austin loved his family and friends abundantly. He will be remembered for his wit, mischievousness and the pleasure he took in fishing in the Savannah River. The family wishes to extend special gratitude to his caretakers, Lanisha Roberts and Rhonda Cook, for their devotion to him these past two years, as well as to "Redneck Fishing Hall of Fame of Greater Savannah River; Burtons Ferry to Ebenezer" members for the joy that the esteemed members, as well as the group at "Steve's Store" gave to him for many years. The graveside service will be held in the Newington City Cemetery Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. George Lanier officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Christopher "C.T." Davis, Logan Smith, Mark McCall, Dave Edwards, Trey Thompson, Bobby Hattrich, Nic Gross, Gene Marsh, Roger McComber, Larry Duggar, Sidney Jenkins, Wayne Smoak, Victor Lancaster, Don Bazemore, Billy Hodges, Charles E. Lee and Harry Sheppard. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorials be made to Ogeechee Area Hospice, P.O. Box 531, Statesboro, GA 30459; or a charity of your choice. Friends may sign the online register book at www.joineranderson.com. Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home, Screven Chapel is in charge of all arrangements. Statesboro Herald, July 28, 2015 Sign the Legacy online guestbook at www.statesboroherald.com.
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Published in Statesboro Herald from July 28 to Aug. 4, 2015
Barnes, Ms. Barbara Ann (Black) - Statesboro  
STATESBORO, Ga. -- Ms. Barbara Ann Black Barnes, age 67, died Monday morning at her residence in Statesboro under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice. Born in Montgomery County, she moved to Hazlehurst at the age of 13. She married in 1968 and made Statesboro her home. In 1991, Barbara moved to Wilmington Island, where she lived for 20 years. She returned to Statesboro, where she lived until her death. Barbara worked in the insurance industry for over 25 years and was employed with Liberty National and State Farm. She was preceded in death by her parents, Morris Franklin Black and Ida Mae Gillis Black. Surviving are her son and daughter-in-law, Robert Gary Barnes Jr. and Penny of London, Kentucky; and a sister, Hellen Kersey of Jackson, Georgia. Several nieces and nephews also survive. The family will receive visitors on Thursday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the chapel of Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home in Statesboro followed by a memorial service. The Rev. Joan Killian, Pastor John Love and Frank Stephens will officiate. The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Ogeechee Area Hospice, P.O. Box 531, Statesboro, GA 30459. Friends may sign the online register book at www.joineranderson.com. Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of the arrangements. Statesboro Herald, July 22, 2015 Sign the Legacy online guestbook at www.statesboroherald.com.
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Published in Statesboro Herald from July 22 to July 30, 2015
Bradley Sr., Mr. Dudley - Statesboro  
STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Dudley Bradley Sr., age 77, of Statesboro, died Sunday, July 12, 2015, at Ogeechee Area Hospice after a long illness. A native of Evans County, Mr. Bradley had been a lifelong resident of Bulloch County and had practiced public accountancy in Statesboro for 54 years. He was a member of the Georgia Association of Accountants and Tax Professionals and served two terms as that organization's president (1982-1983, 1986-1987), along with terms on its Board of Governors and Education Committee. A strong proponent of small business, Mr. Bradley testified before a congressional subcommittee during the farm crisis of the 1980s regarding the effect of economic policy on family farmers. A victim of a traumatic spinal cord injury at the age of 21, Mr. Bradley worked tirelessly on behalf of disabled citizens, serving on the Hire The Handicapped Committee of Bulloch County in the 1970s and offering his leadership to early efforts to provide handicap accessibility to streets and sidewalks in Statesboro. He was a member of Crossroads Community Church, formerly Statesboro Church of God, for over 50 years and served as clerk, trustee and Sunday School teacher. He was among the community leaders who organized the first Day of Prayer gatherings in Bulloch County. He is preceded in death by his parents, Inez Jones Bradley and Willie B. Bradley Sr.; and one sister, Annette Bradley Bowen. Mr. Bradley is survived by his wife of 58 years, Doris Allen Bradley; and five children: Diane (Johnny) Bradley Jones of Eagle River, Alaska, Debbie Bradley Henline of Statesboro, Donna (Glenn) Bradley Hendrix of Stilson, Dudley (Donna) Bradley Jr. of Statesboro and Douglas Bradley of Statesboro; along with 11 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by two brothers, W.B. (Nancy) Bradley Jr. of Claxton and Johnny (Frances) Bradley of Register; and three sisters, Linda Bradley Sammons of Register, Sue (Rick) Bradley Mock and June Bradley Braswell, both of Statesboro; along with numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 14, from 4-7 p.m. at Crossroads Community Church. The funeral will be held on Wednesday, July 15, at 2 p.m. at Crossroads Community Church with the Rev. Wayne Swanson, the Rev. Cary Swanson and the Rev. Elmer Golden Jr. officiating. The body will lie in state one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow in Bulloch Memorial Gardens. Serving as pallbearers will be nephews, Keith Bradley, Lonnie Bradley, Rick Mock, Clay Mock, Barney Allen Jr. and Carl Sammons Jr. Remembrances may be made to Crossroads Community Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 507, Statesboro, GA 30459; or to Ogeechee Area Hospice, P.O. Box 531, Statesboro, GA 30459. Friends may sign the online register book at www.joineranderson.com. Joiner-Anderson funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of arrangements. Statesboro Herald, July 14, 2015 Sign the Legacy online guestbook at www.statesboroherald.com.
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Published in Statesboro Herald from July 14 to July 22, 2015
Brand, Elizabeth C. - Statesboro  
TATESBORO, Ga. -- Mrs. Elizabeth Uloth Brand, age 80, died July 15, 2015, at the Ogeechee Area Hospice Inpatient Facility in Statesboro. The Philadelphia native married Emory Brand in 1956. During their life, they lived various places in the United States, including Columbus, Ohio; Martinsville, Virginia; Wisconsin; Stuart, Florida; and Port Charlotte, Florida, before moving to Statesboro in November of 2014. She received her diploma in architectural design in 1980. She was a homemaker and of the Methodist faith. Surviving are her husband of 59 years, Emory Brand of Statesboro; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Keith and Shirley Brand of Ellabell and Guy Brand of Phoenix, Ariz.; a daughter and son-in-law, Beth and Tom Tribble of Tolland, Conn.; three grandchildren, Michelle Brand of Atlanta, John Brand, and wife, Katie, of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Tommy Tribble of Tolland, Conn.; and a cousin, Anne Garofoli of Port Charlotte, Fla. Visitation will be Saturday from 4-7 p.m. and Sunday from 3-6 p.m. at Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home in Statesboro. The funeral service will be Monday at 10 a.m. in the chapel of Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home with the Rev. Tommy East officiating. Private interment will be held. Friends may sign the online register book at www.joineranderson.com. Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of the arrangements. Statesboro Herald, July 17, 2015 Sign the Legacy online guestbook at www.statesboroherald.com.
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Published in Statesboro Herald from July 16 to July 24, 2015
Brinson, Mr. Malone - Statesboro  
STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Malone Brinson, age 56, passed from earth to eternal glory after an extended illness on July 12, 2015, at the East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro, Ga. He was a native of Bronx, N.Y. After graduating from Thornton Donovan Preparatory School in New Rochelle, New York, he attended and graduated from Claflin University in Orangeburg, South Carolina, with a bachelor's degree in business. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Army. After college and the military, he was employed as a butcher in his family's business, Clarence and Sons Prime Meats, and he worked as a retail salesman. Later, Malone moved to Twin City, Georgia, and was employed by Franklin Chevrolet in Statesboro. Malone was an entrepreneur and owner of Blacksteele, Inc. Trucking Company in Twin City, Georgia. He leaves to cherish his memories: his wife of 13 years, Loise Pleashan Brinson; his children: a daughter, Diamond Monae' Brinson of Charlotte, N.C.; and a stepson, Deshaun Bernard Mincey of Jacksonville, Fla.; his mother, Ernestine Brinson of Mount Vernon, N.Y.; and mother-in-law, Faleda Brantley of Uvalda, Ga.; a sister, Dana L. Brinson of Mount Vernon, N.Y.; three aunts, two uncles, five sisters-in-law, one brother-in-law, a devoted friend, a host of other relatives and friends. The viewing for Mr. Brinson will be held from noon until 8 p.m. on Friday, July 17, 2015, at Hill's Mortuary, Inc., 58 Packinghouse Road, Statesboro, GA 30458. The funeral service for Mr. Brinson will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 18, 2015, at Mt. Gilead Missionary Baptist Church in Canoochee, Emanuel County, with Elder Donald Chavers officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Final rites have been entrusted to Hill's Mortuary, Inc. Online condolences may be expressed at hillsmortuaryinc.com. Statesboro Herald, July 17, 2015 Sign the Legacy online guestbook at www.statesboroherald.com.
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Published in Statesboro Herald from July 17 to July 24, 2015
Brown, Mrs. Patricia "Pat" (Bragg)  
Mrs. Patricia "Pat" Bragg Brown, age 64, died on Sunday, July 26, 2015, at the Ogeechee Area Hospice Inpatient Facility. The native and lifelong resident of Bulloch County was a retired certified nursing assistant. She worked at St. Joseph's Home Health for 18 years and for Ogeechee Area Hospice for over 10 years. She was the "glue" that kept the family together. She took care of everyone she knew. She was a member of the Aaron Church of God. She was preceded in death by her husband, Benjamin Lloyd Brown. Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Connie and Keith McLeod of Millen; two sons and daughters–in-law, Bobby and Martha Brown of Portal and Johnny and Jessica Brown of Millen; five grandchildren, Derek McLeod, Amber Greenway and husband, T.J.; Madison Brown, Will Brown and Brianna Brown; two great-grandchildren, Brylie Ann Greenway and Brodie Lynn Greenway; a brother and sister-in-law, Wendell and Lucy Bragg of Deer Park, Texas; nieces and a nephew, Adrienne and Matt Hill, Andy Jackson, Penny Jackson and Jenny Jackson; her spiritual sister, Geneva Thompson; and her beloved dogs, Pee Wee and Taz. The funeral service will be on Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Aaron Church of God with the Rev. Roy Jarriel officiating, assisted by the Rev. Burnon Jarriel and the Rev. Lawrence Jarriel. The body will lie in state one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in Pleasant Hill Methodist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be West Clark, Pat Clark, Stevie Thomas, Andy Jackson, Chris Berry and Charles Oglesby. The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Ogeechee Area Hospice, P.O. Box 531, Statesboro, GA 30459. Friends may sign the online register book at www.joineranderson.com. Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements. Statesboro Herald, July 28, 2015 Sign the Legacy online guestbook at www.statesboroherald.com.
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Published in Statesboro Herald from July 28 to Aug. 4, 2015
Carey, Myrtice - Lexington  
Myrtice Evelyn Carey, 87, of Lexington, died Sunday, July 12, 2015. Born in Statesboro to the late Russie Lee and Mattie Lou Smyth Prosser, Myrtice was also preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Carey; and brother, Marvin Prosser. She is survived by her children, Myra Carbonell, Melanie McMichael and Jody Deaton (Paul); grandchildren, Alex McMichael (Lilia), Pate McMichael (Marlene), Adam Carbonell (Jenna), Jared Deaton, John Prosser Deaton; great-grandchildren, Jack and Mila McMichael; and sisters, Marjorie Brandimarte, Myra Alice Langley, Mooney Prosser and Melba Whitaker. The funeral service will be held Wednesday, July 15th, at 1 p.m. at Lord and Stephens East Chapel. Burial will take place in Clark Cemetery following the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church Building Fund, 1015 US-78, Washington, GA 30673. Lord and Stephens, East, is in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com. Statesboro Herald, July 15, 2015 Sign the Legacy online guestbook at www.statesboroherald.com.
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Published in Statesboro Herald from July 15 to July 22, 2015
Dasher, Cubia (Stephens)  
Cubia Stephens Dasher was born January 19, 1923, and passed away July 14, 2015. She was born in Swainsboro, Georgia, the daughter of Charles Alexander Stephens and Mary Douglas Stephens. In 1942, she married Remer E. Dasher and moved to Augusta, Georgia. She worked in the credit department of Georgia Railroad Bank and Trust Company and served as president of the Credit Woman's Breakfast Club. After retirement, she volunteered as a docent at the Augusta Museum of History. She was a member of Fleming Baptist Church and the Ruth Sunday School Class and active in the Homebound Ministry and the Young at Heart group. Her last nine years were spent at St. John Towers in Augusta and the last few weeks at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro. She was preceded in death by her husband, son, John R. Dasher; sisters, Allene Brown and Edna Gay. She is survived her son, Dr. Charles A. Dasher (Susan), Birmingham, Ala.; daughter, Mrs. Susan D. Nessmith (Ben), Statesboro, Ga.; and six grandchildren, Laura Dasher Elliott (Brad), Dr. Suzanne Dasher Stuckey (Dr. Jason), Dr. Charles A. Dasher Jr.(Brandi), Brian Dasher (Casey), Mary Nessmith Gaskins (Chris) and Kathleen Nessmith. She is also survived by her sister, Doris Jones; and six great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Gifts in her memory may be made to Fleming Baptist Church, St. John Towers, Ogeechee Area Hospice or a charity of your choice. Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of arrangements. Statesboro Herald, July 16, 2015 Sign the Legacy online guestbook at www.statesboroherald.com.
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Published in Statesboro Herald from July 16 to July 23, 2015
Deal, Mrs. Edith Dell (Skinner) - Statesboro  
STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mrs. Edith Dell Skinner Deal, age 88, died Thursday, July 16, 2015, at East Georgia Regional Medical Center. The Bulloch County native was born on May 16, 1927, the daughter of Belia Metts Skinner and Mike Skinner. Early in life, her family moved to Sebring, Fla., where she attended school. While visiting her sister in Georgia after graduating, she met and married Bennie Earl Deal. They were happily married for 62 years before his death in 2010. Edith Dell was a devoted wife and mother. She was active in the Middleground Homemakers Club, participating in many of their activities, and was an excellent seamstress. In addition to her sewing, she was also a gifted artist. She and her husband, Bennie Earl, raised quarter horses and were active members of the Bulloch Horsemen's Association for many years. She and Bennie Earl were charter members of the Merrytime Club, which met for over 50 years. She was an active member of Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bennie Earl Deal; her parents, her brothers, Eldridge Fordham, Metts Fordham, Burdette Fordham; and sisters, Luree Hubler and Corine Mallard. Surviving are two daughters and sons-in-law, Diane and Paul Akins Jr. and Brenda and Randy Hawk, all of Statesboro; a son, Craig Deal of Statesboro; four grandsons, Zack (Amber) Hawk of Statesboro, Josh (Kate) Hawk of New Haven, Conn., Grant (Ashley) Deal of Townsend, Ga., and Blake E. Deal of Statesboro; five great-grandsons, Zachary Hawk, Rowan Hawk, Oliver Hawk, Eli Hawk and Ryan Deal; two great-granddaughters, Ava Deal and Isla Mikell-Deal; brother, Emerson Skinner of Osteen, Fla.; and sisters, Christine Warter of Springfield, Va., and Victoria Gore of Sebring, Fla.; and a sister-in-law, Bonnie Lee of Statesboro. Several nieces, nephews and step-grandchildren also survive. The family will receive visitors on Saturday from 5-7 p.m. at Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Sunday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home with Pastor Brandon Williams officiating. Interment will follow in the Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Zach Hawk, Josh Hawk, Grant Deal and Blake Deal; her great-grandsons, Zachary Hawk and Ryan Deal; and nephews, Terry Lee and J.J. Lee. Friends may sign the online register book at www.joineranderson.com. Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of arrangements. Statesboro Herald, July 18, 2015 Sign the Legacy online guestbook at www.statesboroherald.com.
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Published in Statesboro Herald from July 17 to July 25, 2015
Edwards, Ms. Patricia Ann - Lyons  
Ms. Patricia Ann Edwards, age 67, of Lyons, Ga., passed peacefully away on Monday morning, July 13th, at the Ogeechee Area Hospice Facility of Statesboro, Ga. She was a Toombs County native and employed with Toombs Manufacturing Company of Lyons, Ga., until her health failed. She was a member of the St. Luke A.M.E. Church of Lyons, Ga. She is survived by her loving daughter, Mrs. Tabitha Anderson (Carl) of Brooklet, Ga.; her loving sisters, Elder Mary Jones (Danny) of Claxton, Ga., Ms. Karen Edwards and Ms. Julian Ann Arline, both of Lyons, Ga., and Mrs. Earnestine Bradshaw of Jacksonville, Fla.; her loving brothers, Mr. Johnny Edwards (Norine) of New Haven, Connecticut, Mr. Nathaniel Edwards of Melbourne, Fla., and Mr. Joseph Cobb(Terry) of Lyons, Ga.; and a host of other relatives and friends. Family and friends' visitation will be Monday, July 20, 2015, from 6-8 p.m. in the chapel of St. Luke A.M.E. Church, 327 East Columbia Avenue, Lyons, GA 30436. The Homegoing Celebration for Ms. Patricia Ann Edwards will be held Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at 11 a.m. at St. Luke A.M.E. Church, 327 East Columbia Avenue, Lyons, GA 30436, with the Rev. Brenda Nobles-Brown, presiding, and the Rev. Clarence Pittman, eulogist/pastor. Interment will be held in Macon Cemetery, Lyons, Ga. Express condolences at www.craigrtremblefuneralhome.com. Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro Chapel, is in charge of arrangements. Statesboro Herald, July 19, 2015 Sign the Legacy online guestbook at www.statesboroherald.com.
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Published in Statesboro Herald from July 19 to July 26, 2015
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