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Ann Marie Jackson Sikes, 80, of Metter, and widow of Carroll Sikes, died Sunday afternoon, August 7, 2022 at her residence surrounded by her family.

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SFC Joe Elbert Prince Sr., U.S. Army Retired, passed away Sunday, August 7, 2022 surrounded by his family.

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Robin Rebecca Sparks-LaPoint, 40, passed away July 22, 2022, after a brief illness in Virgina. Robin was born on May 30, 1982 in Metter to James Lee and Susan Hodges Sparks. She worked in the food service industry for many years.

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Karen Luchette Smith, born December 13, 1976 passed away on July 22, 2022. She was a graduate of the Metter High School Class of 1995. After graduation she made her home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Louise Stafford Harvey, age 87, passed away on August 1, 2022 surrounded by those that loved her.

Shirley DeLois Scarlott, 86, of Metter, Ga (previously of Tampa and Plant City, FL) transitioned to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday July 29, 2022.

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We sadly announce that Harold G. Googe, Jr., 75, passed away at home on July 29, 2022. He was in the care of Community Hospice of Vidalia, Georgia, and surrounded by the love of those who cherished him. Junior, as he was called, was born on September 25, 1946, in Metter, Georgia. He was a lo…

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Katherine “Kathy” Reeves Hooks, 84 of Metter, slipped into the loving arms of Jesus; Saturday morning July 30, 2022, at her daughter’s residence. Kathy was born November 15,1937 to Mr. Robert Gross and Ruby Jewell Crider Reeves, in Vero Beach Florida. Kathy loved the Lord and flower gardening.

Elder Richard Marlin Davis, 74, of Savannah, passed away Friday, July 22, 2022, at his home. He was a devoted husband, faithful servant of God, loving brother, proud veteran, beloved grandfather, and thoughtful friend to so many. He was the son of Bertha and Marlin Davis of Garden City, and …

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Mabelene Mock Bland, 76 of Metter, passed away peacefully at her residence, with her loving family. Mabelene was born on February 05, 1946, to James and Lois Saxon Mock, in Jenkins County. She loved spending time with and taking very good care of her family. Mabelene was preceded in death by…

Clyde Brown, 77, of Sylvania passed from this life on July 25, 2022 under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro. Born on August 10, 1944, he lived most of his life in Candler County. He was a retired over the road truck driver, a job he dearly loved.

Rebecca Ann Lanier Colson, 81, died Monday, July 25, 2022, at the Ogeechee Area Hospice Inpatient Facility in Statesboro. Born in Savannah, Georgia and raised in Candler County, Rebecca was a 1959 graduate of Metter High School. Following graduation, she attended business school.

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James C. Cook, 88, passed away Sunday, July 24, 2022. He was born in Candler County, but lived most of his life in Chatham County. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired from Union Camp Corporation after 44 years. He was a long-time member of the Bloomingdale First Baptist Church.

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Norma June Braddy Bowen, 87, met her heavenly father and reunited with the love of her life on Thursday, July 21, 2022, peacefully in her home surrounded by her loving family.

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Barry Lamar Beasley, 36, passed away at his home in Nevils, GA. on July 17, 2022. He had a gentle soul and kind-hearted spirit. He loved deeply and would offer the shirt off his back to help anyone he could. Even after his death, Barry continues to help others through organ donations. He lov…

Dorothy “Dot” Kersey Colley, 80, of Metter died on Friday, July 15, 2022 at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro. She is preceded in death by her parents, Clenton and Verneda Goodman Kersey and a brother, Jerry Kersey.

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William Daniel Monroe, 91, died Thursday, July 14, 2022 after a short illness. William was born in Metter on August 17, 1930, to Marshall and Phineas Monroe. He was raised in the Aline community. After graduating high school, he joined the United States Army and served during the Korean Conf…

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Delores Durden Froberg, of Locust Grove, died early Sunday, July 10, 2022, at Wellstar Tranquility Hospice at Kennesaw Mountain.

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Mark Eugene “Gene” Meadows of Charleston, SC, and a former resident of Metter, GA, passed away peacefully on July 8, 2022 at the age of 87.

Martha Carden Jones, of Metter and widow of James M. Jones, passed away late Friday evening, July 8, 2022, at Cedar Plantation Assisted Living.

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Brenda Burnsed Vincent, of Metter, died Monday, July 4, 2022 under the care of her family. In her early years, Brenda worked for the City of Pembroke. Her last and favorite job was cooking and feeding all the Wiggles and Giggles kids. She was a member of Grace and Truth House of Worship and …

Brenda Burnsed Vincent, of Metter, died Monday, July 4, 2022 under the care of her family.

Terry Gene Ammon Sr., 66, of Aline passed away on June 16, 2022. He was the son of Robert and Catherine Ammon of Ohio.

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Helen Elizabeth Powell Sparks, of Metter, Georgia, swung her way into Heaven on the 92nd hole of life on Thursday June 23, 2022, peacefully at home in her den. Helen was born in Lincolnton, Georgia on October 28, 1929 to Joseph and Almeta K.Powell.

Anthony 'Tony' Phillips of Register met his heavenly father after a long illness on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, at East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro.

Mrs. Elizabeth M. Ganas DelSardo, 94, of Metter slipped peacefully into the loving arms of Jesus on June 15, 2022, at the home of her son and daughter-in-law in Metter. She was born November 29, 1927, in Buffalo New York. Elizabeth and her husband Sebastian were married for 76 years. They we…

Mrs. Elizabeth M. Ganas DelSardo, 94, of Metter, slipped peacefully into the loving arms of Jesus on June 15, 2022, at the home of her son and daughter-in-law in Metter. She was born November 29, 1927, in Buffalo New York. Elizabeth and her husband Sebastian were married for 76 years. They w…

Marjorie Davis Johnson, 87, resident of Twin City, peacefully passed away Monday, June 20, 2022, at her home after being in declining health for several years. She was a homemaker and a member of El Bethel Baptist Church. Mrs. Johnson is preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Lola Brin…

 Della Mercer “Dell” Youngblood, of Metter, passed away Sunday afternoon, June 19, 2022, at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah.

Sonny L. Smith 36, of Portal passed away June 18, 2022, at his residence.   

Pastor John D. Groover of Sacramento, CA entered into eternal rest May 29, 2022. He was born in Metter, GA, September 26, 1949, to Dan and Ola Mae Byrd Groover. 

Treyveon Amar Lanier affectionately known to family and friends as “Trey” was born September 4, 2006, in Statesboro, to Kimberly Newton and Trayon Lanier of Metter. He departed this life on Tuesday, June 14, 2022.

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Frances Mercer Rooks of Metter and widow of Robert F. Rooks, died Friday, June 17, 2022, at Cedar Plantation Assisted Living.

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Peggy O’Neal Williams, 78, passed away April 10, 2022 in Birmingham, Alabama. Peggy was born June 25, 1943 in Brunswick, Georgia to Frances and Dudley O’Neal. She lived her early years in Macon, Georgia where she still has extended family. She graduated from Mount DeSales Academy.

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Kimberly Jones Campbell, 52, entered into rest on June 12, 2022 at her residence. She is the wife of Joseph Craig Campbell, Jr.

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Steven Ray Wheeler Jr. died Sunday June 12, 2022, in his home located in Metter surrounded by family, after a rough battle with thoracic cancer. He was born in Danville, VA to parents Steve and Vicky Wheeler in 1987. Upon completing high school, he enlisted in the Army. After completing boot…

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William Lawton Bruner of Savannah, passed away Sunday, June 12, 2022, at Seaside Health in Port Wentworth.

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Jordan Brock Burnett, age 31 of Alpharetta, Georgia, passed from this world to his heavenly home on June 11, 2022. After contracting Covid-19 in December 2020, he struggled with significant mental health issues, ultimately gave up hope and chose to end his life. All those who knew and loved …

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Phillip Marion Wise of Metter passed away late Friday night, June 10, 2022 at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro.

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Willie Alton “Al” Kemp of Hephzibah and formerly of Metter, died Friday, June 10, 2022 at Candler County Hospital in Metter.

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Clara Mae Mathis Hackle, 89, of Metter passed away June 10, 2022 at home, under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice. Clara was born on June 30, 1932, to Mr. Willie McDonald Mathis and Katie Bell Fortner Mathis, in Kite, Georgia. Clara was a member of Cedar Street Baptist Church and loved her c…

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Eugene “Talmadge” Hadden, 91, of Metter, passed away Sunday, June 5, 2022 at Cedar Plantation Assisted Living in Metter.

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And then, along came John. Born September 23, in Waynesville, Georgia, he was the seventh child of the union of Willie Lucile English and Robert Joel Leggett. Many things changed as he grew. The family moved from Waynesville to Brunswick and three other children were added to the family brin…

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Terry DeWayne Edwards, 46, of Metter, succumbed to his injuries on April 29, 2022, from a tractor trailer accident in Macon. Terry was born to Eugene and Mary Elizabeth Lively Edwards on September 26, 1975, in Metter. Terry loved driving and “the open roads.” He was more affectionately known…

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Elder John “Daniel” Strickland of Pembroke, passed away on Monday, May 23, 2022, at his residence under the care of hospice and his family.

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Bobby Lee Williams, 55, of Metter passed away suddenly on May 19, 2022, at Candler County Hospital in Metter. Bobby lived in Metter all of his life. Bobby was born on December 9, 1966, to Douglas and Mary Hendrix Williams. He loved his family, and cherished his wife, children and grandchildr…

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Linda Eason Sikes, 81, went to be with her Lord and Savior on the Lord’s Day, May 15, 2022.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.