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M.C. Smith Funeral Home, Inc.

“Your Community’s Leading Funeral Directors

CURRENT OBITUARIES

  • MRS. LAURA ADAMS, Sandersville, Georgia passed away at a local nursing home. Memorial Services will be held on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 1:00 PM from the M.C. Smith Funeral Home Chapel, Sandersville, Georgia. She is survived by one daughter: Mrs. Mildred Dixon, Sandersville, GA; one sister: Mrs. Vassie Martin, Detroit, MI; one niece: Mrs. Rena Mae Carter, Detroit, MI, three nephews: Bishop Thomas Johnson, Mr. Kenny Johnson, Detroit, MI, Mr. Lonnie Dixon, Florida; devoted cousin: Rev. Johnnie Lee Hunter, Sandersville, GA; several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MS. AGNES V. BROOFIELD, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at the local hospital. Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM from the Saint James Christian Fellowship Church, Tennille, Georgia with Rev. Mack Jackson officiating. Interment will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Sandersville, Georgia. She is survived by three brother: Mr. Alton Broomfield, Chicago, IL Mr. Randy (Mary) Broomfield, Mr. Charlie (Dorothy) Broomfield, Sandersville, Georgia; three sisters: Mrs. Dorothy Johnson, Sandersville, Georgia, Ms. Carolyn Broomfield, Marietta, Georgia, Mrs. Dorothy McCall, Rockyford, Georgia; two God-sons: Mr. Monquey Henderson, Mr. Brayden Gundy, Sandersville, Georgia; two God-daughters: Ms. NaKimyon Cuyler, Nakierrah Cuyler; a special friend: Mrs. Jeanette Peacock, Sandersville, Georgia; a host of nieces nephews other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MRS. MAMIE JULIE JOHNSON, Wrightsville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, September 29, 2014 in Macon, Georgia hospital. Funeral Services will be held Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. at Mitchell Grove Baptist Church, Wrightsville, Georgia. with Rev. Ricky Stanley, officiating. Interment will be held at the church cemetery. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Carolyn Taylor, Wrightsville, GA; two sisters: Mrs. Geneva Waters, Mrs. Nettie Rose Swint, Wrightsville, GA; two brothers: Mr. Larry Johnson, Mr. Willie Lewis Johnson, Wrightsville, GA, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral home in charge.

    • MS. LULA MAE HAYNES, Davisboro, Georgia passed away Monday, September 29, 2014 at a Dublin, Georgia hospital. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 12:00 P.M. Neeler A.M.E. Church, Davisboro, Georgia. Interment will be held in the church cemetery. She is survived by her children: Ms. Rochelle Fort, Mr. Mark Haynes, Davisboro, GA, Ms. Patricia Haynes, Louisville, GA, Mrs. Linda Hollis, Dublin, GA, Ms. Barbara Haynes, Atlanta, GA, Mr. Frank Haynes, Warner Robins, GA, Mr. Bennie Haynes, Tennille, GA, Mr. Jerome Haynes, Mr. J. P.  Haynes, Mr. Anthony Haynes, Atlanta, GA, Mr. Eric Harper, Wrightsville, GA, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge. 
  • MRS. JENNIE GOLAR, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, September 28, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. at Springfield Missionary Baptist Church, Sandersville, Georgia. Interment will be held at Henderson Grove Church Cemetery. She is survived by her two sons: Mr. Johnny Golar, Mr. Bobby L. Golar, Atlanta, GA; daughter, Mrs. Doris Golar Blackman, East Point, GA, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge. 
  •  MR. ANTHONY HARRIS, Sandersville, Georgia passed away at a local nursing home on Thursday, September 19, 2014. He is survived by a daughter, Ms. Victoria Lamantia, Queens, New York; two sons: Mr. Marcus Anthony Harris, Tennille, GA, Mr. Michael Lamantia, New York; five brothers: Mr. Gregory Harris, Marietta, GA, Mr. Jack Harris, Jr, Rockville, MD, Mr. Jonathan, Harris, Mr. Derrick Harris, Queens, New York, Mr. Willie Albert Lovett, Sandersville, GA; three sisters: Ms. Pamela Harris, Ms. Greta Scott, Queens, New York, Ms. Faye Lovett, Tennille, GA; aunt, Ms. Valestine Carey, Sandersville, GA; uncle, Mr. James Harris, Queens, New York, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
   
  • MS. HARRIETTE TUCKER, Tennille, Georgia passed away on Friday, September 12, 2014 in an Augusta Hospital. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at Union Hill Baptist Church, 2389 Deepcut Road Tennille, Georgia with Pastor Benjamin Martin, officiating. Interment will be held in the church cemetery. She is survived by a sister: Mrs. Celia Mae Adams, Tennille, GA; brother: Mr. Johnnie B. Tucker, Jacksonville, FL, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. HORACE JORDAN, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, September 12, 2014 at the local hospital. Funeral services were held on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM from the Georgia Grove Baptist Church, Tennille, Georgia with Rev. W. Roy Grissom officiating. Interment in the church cemetery. The body will lie in state from 12:00 noon until the hour of the service. Mr. Jordan is survived by his wife, Mrs. Maggie Pearl Jordan, Sandersville, GA; three daughters:  Ms. Peggy Jordan, Ms. Linda Brown, Sandersville,, GA, Mrs. Michelle (Reginald) Cordy, Dublin, GA; two sons:  Mr. Vincent (Charlene) Brown, , Mr. Jeffery Gundy, Sandersville, GA; mother:  Mrs. Hattie Julia Bailey, Rochester, NY; one brother:  Mr. Theotis Jordan, Rochester, NY; six sisters:  Ms. Willie Lee Jordan, Sandersville, GA, Mrs. Hattie Mae Reynolds, Rochester, NY, Mrs. Mary Jordan Roberson Mrs. Brenda D. Jordan, Hartsville, SC, Mrs. Agnes Parker, Swainsboro, GA, Ms. Lois Jordan, Bristol, PA; several other relatives and friends.
     

RECENT OBITUARIES

 
  • MRS. ANNIE JULAN ROBERSON, Tennille, Georgia passed on Friday, September 12, 2014 local nursing home. Funeral Services were be held on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. at Union Hill Baptist Church, Tennille, Georgia with Rev. Benjamin Martin, officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery. She is survived by a goddaughter: Mrs. Ora Bell (Roosevelt) Hooks, Tennille, GA; two stepdaughters: Ms. Glenda Graven, Ms. Linda Butler, Washington, D.C., several other relatives and friends.  M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. KENNETH BRYANT, 508 King Street, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, August 31, 2014. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at Springfield Baptist Church, Sandersville, Georgia at 1:00 P.M. with Rev. Calvin Hatcher, Officiating. Interment will be held on Woodlawn Cemetery, Sandersville, Georgia. Mr. Bryant is survived by his wife Mrs. Betty Bryant, Sandersville, GA; parents: Mr. Ernest Bryant and Mrs. Jennie Bryant, Sandersville, GA; four daughters: Ms. Kimberly Bryant, Milledgeville, GA,  Ms. Kendra Burnett, Tennille, GA, Ms. Starkenia Scott, Augusta, GA,  Ms. Iesha Bryant, Sandersville, GA; three sons: Mr. Derrick Bryant, Mr. Eric Bryant, Sandersville, GA; sister: Ms. Betty Clark, Milledgeville, GA; three brothers: Mr. Edwin Hurst, Sandersville, GA, Mr. Bernard Bryant, Lakewells, FL, Mr. Tony Bryant, Tennille, GA; seven grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge. 
 
  • MR. SMITH HARRIS,  625 West Floyd Street, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at a local nursing home. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. at Middle Hill Baptist Church, Warthen, GA with Rev. Kendall Phillips, Officiating. Interment in church cemetery. He is survived by five sons: Mr. Ronny (Jackie) Harris, Mr. Johnny (Nina) Harris, Mr. Jimmy Sanders, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Eddie James Harris, FL, Mr. Smith Harris, Jr., Augusta, Georgia; two daughters: Mrs. Judy Jeanette, Mrs. Rochelle (Cleveland) Fleming, Sandersville, Georgia; one sister: Mrs. Valestine (Johnnie) Carey, Sandersville, GA; one brother: Mr. James Harris, NY,; two sisters-in-law: Mrs. Christine Harris, Mrs. Maxine Harris, Sandersville, Georgia; a host of other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.  

  • MRS. MARY L. BRINSON, 816 Knight Street, Tennille, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at an Augusta Hospital. Funeral Services were held on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 2:30 P.M. from Union Hill Baptist Church, Tennille, Georgia with Bishop Randy Hagnes, Officiating. Interment will be in church cemetery. She is survived by her husband, Mr. Jimmy Brinson, Tennille, GA; four children: Mrs. Annette B. Roberson, Tennille, GA, Mr. Larry D. Brinson, Mrs. Jeannette Wright, Sandersville, GA, Mr. Morris L. Brinson, Abbeville, GA;  three sisters: Mrs. Emma L. Norris, Tennille, GA, Mrs. Annette Outley, Louisville, GA, Mrs. Sarah Evans, New York; two brothers: Mr. Solomon D. Morgan, Waynesboro, VA, Mr. Sammie L. Morgan, Louisville, GA, Mr. Robert L. Walden, II, Wadley, GA, several grandchildren, other relative and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.

  • MR. ERNEST TILLMAN, JR., affectionately known as “Tommy” 3342 Willie Duckworth Highway, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at Carl Vinson Veteran Hospital, Dublin, Georgia. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. at Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, Deepstep, Georgia, with Dr. Rev. Bobby Warren, Officiating. He is survived by his wife,  Mrs. Eva Stephens Tillman, Sandersville, GA; children: Ms. Latonia Trawick, Atlanta, GA, Mr. Toney (Shera) Tillman, Sandersville, GA, Mrs. Katrina (Perry) Burden, Harrison, GA, Mr. Brian Smith, Macon, GA, Mrs. Isis (Jartavious) Hall, Grovetown, GA, Mrs. Erica (Quamenti) Johnson, Mr. Mejohn Tillman, Mr. Jerome (Audrey) Andrews, Sandersville, GA; brother, Mr. Curtis (Mary Ann) Tillman, Sandersville, GA, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. JOHN E. DANIEL, SR.,311 Edward Street, Harrison, Georgia passed away on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Eisenhower Medical Center, Augusta, GA. Funeral Services were held on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. from Shalom Temple Church of God in Christ, 3307  Hwy 242, Sandersville, Georgia, with Pastor Larry Young, Officiating. Interment will be held in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, 6479 Hwy 24, East, Sandersville, Georgia. The body will lie in state from 11:00 A.M. until hour of the funeral. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Lillian Snell Daniel, Harrison, GA; mother, Mrs. Pecola Daniel, Sandersville, GA; two daughters: Mrs. Angela M. (Roger) Tukes, Augusta, GA, Mrs. Eileen D. (Robert)  Ivey, Sandersville, GA; two sons: Mr. John E. Daniel, Jr., Mr. Johnathan Daniel, Sandersville, GA, Sandersville, GA; step-daughter, Mrs. Georgette (Eddie) Dixon, Warthen, GA; two sisters: Mr. Betty Cuyler, Sandersville, GA, Mrs. Pearlie Phillips, Warren, Ohio; uncle, Mr. James Daniel, Florida; aunt, Mr. Mattie M. Daniel, Sandersville, Georgia;  eighteen grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  •  MRS. KERRY WARTHEN, Shurling Drive, Wrightsville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at an Augusta Hospital. Funeral Services were held on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 12:00 noon with Rev. Norman Roberts, Jr.  Interment will be held in the Westview Cemetery, Wrightsville, Georgia. The body will lie in state from 11:00 AM until the hour of the service. He is survived by his two sisters: Mrs. Gloria Thomas, Lithonia, GA, and Mrs. Evelyn Winston, Wrightsville, GA; three brothers: Mr. Jeffery (Deidre) Warthen, Mr. Michael (Delores) Warthen, Rev. Nathaniel (Pearlene) Wrightsville, GA; several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral home in charge.
  •  MR. LINTON VEAL, Sandersville, Georgia passed on Friday, August 8th at a local nursing home. Funeral Services were held on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 from the Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, Deepstep, Georgia at 1:00 P.M., with Rev. Henry Veal, Jr. Interment will be held at Veal’s Family Cemetery, Deepstep, Georgia. He is survived by a daughter, Ms. Eloise Demons Veal, Sandersville, GA, four sisters: Mrs. Arnita Veal Scott, Mrs. Juanita Taylor, Atlanta, GA, Mrs. Lilia (Crawford) Bell Jones, Milledgeville, GA, Ms. Viola Veal, New York, New York; two brothers: Mr. Charles Lewis Hall, Sandersville, GA, Mr. Bobby Mack Stephens, Coatesville, PA, granddaughter, Ms. Marquerite Brown, Sandersville, GA, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. JEAN HARRISON RENFROE, affectionately known as “Cowboy”, 618 Temple Drive, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at University Hospital, Augusta, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at Second Darien Baptist Church, Linton, Georgia at 1:00 P.M. with Rev. Joseph  Macklin, officiating. Interment will be held in church cemetery. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Christine Renfroe, Sandersville, Georgia; six daughter: Ms. Regina Renfroe, Macon, GA, Mrs. Tina Carter, Haddock, GA, Ms. Teresa Brookins, Augusta, GA, Ms. Dorris Simpson, LaGrange, GA, Ms. Crystal Reeves, Ms. Jessica Daniels, Sandersville, GA; 5 sons: Mr. Kenny Jackson, Mr. Gene Renfroe, Mr. Vashawn Renfroe, Mr. Cedrick Renfroe, Milledgeville, GA, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral home in charge.
 
  • MS. AMORE BROWN, 207 West Lake Drive, Sandersville, Georgia passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia funeral services were held on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. from Word of Life Church, Sandersville, Georgia with Pastor Michael Parker, Officiating. Interment will be held in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sandersville, Georgia. She is survived by her parents Mr. Rodney Taylor Mrs. Sholanda Taylor, Sandersville, Georgia; three brothers: Mr. Rodney Taylor, Jr. Tennille, GA, Mr. Darius Brown, Mr. Marquis Brown, Sandersville, GA; two sisters: Ms. Shamore Brown, Ms. Zaria Taylor, Sandersville, GA maternal grandmother: Mrs. Christine Brown, Las Vegas, NV, paternal grandmother: Mrs. Juanita Taylor, Tennille, GA; several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.

  • MR. BOBBY HARRIS, Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave, Tennille, Georgia passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014 at the Georgia Regents Medical Center, Augusta, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 1:00 PM from the Tennille Grove Baptist Church, Tennille, Georgia with Rev. Jerry Walden officiating. Interment in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sandersville, GA.  He is survived by his wife Mrs. Juanita Harris, Tennille, GA; four children: Mr. Craig Harris, Sr., Macon, GA, Mr. Victor Harris, Tennille, GA, Mrs. Terria (Marcus) Trawick, Milledgeville, GA, Mr. Calvin (Priscilla) Brown, Sr., Dallas, TX; one sister: Mrs. Ruby Lee Head, Atlanta, GA; six grandchildren: Daruis Wilkerson, Danielle Trawick, Brittany Trawick, Craig Harris, Jr., Krystal Brown, Calvin Brown, Jr. several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. CHARLIE LEE RIDDLE, SR.,11039 Hwy 231, Davisboro, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at the local hospital. Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. from at Camp Spring Baptist Church, Sandersville, Georgia, with Rev. Samuel Rozier, Officiating. Interment will be held in church cemetery. Mr. Riddle is survived by his wife, Mrs. Gloryous Riddle, Davisboro, Georgia; two daughters: Ms. Vanessa Riddle, Davisboro, Georgia, Mrs. Charlene Lewis, Sandersville, Georgia; nine sons: Mr. Ferry (Lynn) Braddy, Statesboro, Georgia, Mr. Charlie  Riddle, Jr., Mr. Anthony Riddle, Mr. Calvin Riddle, Davisboro, Georgia, Mr. Charlie (Deborah) Gilbert, Mr. Tom (Michi) Riddle, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Bruce Riddle, Harrison, Georgia, Mr. Danny Riddle, Texas, Mr. Tracy Riddle, Norfolk, Virginia; sister, Mrs. Hattie Pearl Johnson, Davisboro, Georgia; brother, Mr. Freeman (Annie Laura) Riddle, Davisboro, Georgia, several grandchildren and great grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.

RECENT OBITUARIES

  • MR. MARSHALL JAMES, 171 Prince Road, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Friday, July 11, 2014 from a local nursing home. Memorial Services were held on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. from M.C. Smith Funeral Home Chapel, Sandersville, Georgia, with Rev. Henry Tanner, Officiating. He is survived by a daughter, Ms. Rosa Lewis, Jacksonville, FL; aunt, Mrs. Mary Haynes, Sandersville, GA, devoted niece, Ms. Dorothy Archer, Sandersville, GA, nephew, Mr. John W. Latimore, Sandersville, Georgia, a host of grandchildren, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.

  • MR. EMMETT WILSON BURNETT, 13136 Highway 68 South, Tennille, Georgia passed away on Friday, July 11, 2014. Funeral Services were held on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. from Union Hill Baptist Church, Tennille, Georgia with Rev. Tracey Wheeler, Officiating. Interment  in the church cemetery. He is survived by two daughters: Mrs. Dianne Harden, Tennille, Georgia, Mrs. Lillie Mae Brooks, Albany, Georgia; sister: Mrs. Lizzie Mae (Gus) Purvey, Tennille, Georgia; seven grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.

     
  • MRS. GEORGIA JOHNSON TURNER, Formerly of Washington County passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2014.  Funeral services were held  this afternoon, Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 2:00 P.M  with Rev. Samuel Rozier officiating.  Interment was held in the church cemetery.  She is survived by two daughters:  Mrs. Shirley Johnson (Michael) Fields, Sandersville, GA, Ms. Karen Johnson, Philadelphia, PA; one son:  Mr. Kevin (Dawn) Johnson, Philadelphia, PA, Two sisters:  Mrs. Katie Johnson Taylor, Sandersville, GA, Mrs. Annie Maude Johnson Gilbert, Philadelphia, PA; one brother:  Mr. Elijah Johnson, Sr., Macon, GA two godsons:  Mr. Abdul Banks, Mr. Darren Williams, Philadelphia, PA; three goddaughters:  Ms. Cheryl Connelly, Ms. Janice Maral, Ms. Donna Payton, Philadelphia, PA; two god sisters:  Ms. Maggie Wertz, Philadelphia, PAS, Ms. Mary Bennett of North Carolina; several grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.  M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. ALTON C. JOHNSON, 531 M. Friedman Drive, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, July 6, 2014. A Memorial Service were held on Friday, July 11, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. from M. C. Smith Funeral Home Chapel, Sandersville, Georgia with Rev. Manzie T. Broxton, Sr., officiating. He is survived by one daughter, Ms. Tracey L. Johnson; three brothers: Mr. James (Loretta) Johnson, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Robert Haynes, Columbus, Georgia, Mr. Gerald Haynes, Myrtle Beach, S.C.; three sisters: Ms. Annie Lois Johnson, Tennille, Georgia, Mrs. Mattie Bell Miller, Mrs. Annie Dora Clark, Milledgeville, Georgia; four aunts: Ms. Mattie Mae Johnson, Ms. Izola Johnson, Ms. Gennie Haynes, Sandersville, Georgia, Ms. Thena Clements, Dublin, Georgia; great aunt, Ms. Mary Haynes, Sandersville, Georgia; three neices: Ms. Tanisha Johnson, Dublin, Georgia, Ms. Nechelle Johnson, Tennille, Georgia, Ms. Tawanna Johnson, Winston Salem, North Carolina; nephew, Mr. Quincy Johnson, Newark, N.J.; devoted cousin, Ms. Diane Johnson, several other relatives and friends. 

  • MR. LONNIE COOPER, JR., 525 Wiggins Street, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, July 3, 2014. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, July 12, 2014 from Second Community Baptist Church, Sandersville, Georgia at 12:00 noon with Rev. Henry L. Tanner, officiating. Interment was held in Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Warthen, Georgia. Mr. Cooper is survived by his wife Mrs. Patricia Cooper, Sandersville, GA; sister, Mrs. Joyce (Nash) Walker, Bay City, MI; five brothers: Mr. Larry (Viola) Cooper, Mr. Ronnie (Lillian) Cooper, Mr. Gregory Cooper, Sr., Mr. Bobby Cooper, Mr. Danny Cooper, Sandersville, GA, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.

  • MRS. MARTHA JORDAN 521 Smith Street, Tennille, Georgia passed away on Thursday, July 3, 2014.  Funeral Services were held on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 11:30 A.M. from Saint James Christian Fellowship Church, Tennille, GA with Elder Robert Spencer, Officiating. Interment was held in Dixon Grove Church Cemetery, Tennille, Georgia. Mrs. Jordan is survived is six sons: Mr. Johnny (Addie) Jordan,  Sandersville, GA, Mr. Charles (Jeanette) Jordan, Mr. Larry (Sandra) Jordan, Milledgeville, GA, Mr. Rubin Jordan, Macon, GA,  Mr. Tommy Jordan, Douglas, GA, Mr. Jimmy Futrell, Gray, GA, two sisters: Mrs. Mary Johnson, Tennille, GA, Mr. Tessie (Thomas) Hagans, Harrison, GA, Mrs. Mary (Willie) Pickett, N.J., two brothers: Mr. Lewis (Nether) Haynes, Tennille, GA, Mr. Hebert (Susie) Haynes, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MS. ANNIE BELL SWINT, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Monday, June 23, 2014 at a local nursing home. Funeral Services were held on Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. with Rev. Paul Roberson, Officiating.  Interment in Woodlawn Cemetery. She is survived by four grandchildren; Mrs. Brenda( Elijah) Lowe, Miami, FL, Mr. Gerald (Regina) Martin, Mr. Alex Martin, Atlanta, Georgia, Mrs. Kim (Stevie) Stephens, Waldoff, MD, 18 great grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren, other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  •  MR. TOMMIE SAMPLES, of Atlanta, Georgia passed away on Sunday, June 22, 2014. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, June 28, 2014  AT 4:00 P. M.  from  Camp Spring Baptist Church, Riddleville Road with Rev, Samuel Rozier officiating.  Interment in church cemetery.  Mr.  Samples is survived by his wife:  Mrs. Glenda Samples, Riverdale, GA; daughter, Ms, Yvonne Samples, two sons:  Mr. Antonio Hooks, Sandersville, GA, Mr. Tony Samples, Riverdale, Georgia; two sisters: Mrs. Gloria Wiley, Mrs. Lucille (John Marion) Marion, Swainsboro, GA, brother:  Mr. Albert (Shirley) Marion, Wadley, GA; three stepchildren, several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. JOHNNIE R. ROBERSON, Tampa, Florida departed this life on Wednesday, June 18th.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 28th at 2:00 P.M. from Union Hill Baptist Church, Tennille, Georgia.  Interment in church cemetery. Bishop Randy T. Hagans, Officiating. Mr. Roberson is survived by his companion, Mrs. Daisy Johnson, Tampa, FL, two sons:  Mr. Carl Johnson, Savannah, GQA, Mr. John (Alice) Robinson, Jr.., Waynesboro, GA; two daughters:  Ms. Cynthia Robinson, Waynesboro, GA, Mrs. Rosetta (Steve) Robinson Dixon,  Germany, several grandchildren, nieces,nephews, other relatives and friends.  M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
MR. TONY LEE JACKSON, SR. 149 Lawson Lane, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, June 10, 2014 at his residence. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. from Green Grove Baptist Church, Sandersville, Georgia with Rev. Robert Owens, Officiating. Interment will be held in the church cemetery. Mr. Jackson is survived by three sons: Mr. Samuel Jackson, Macon, GA, Mr. Tony Lee Jackson, Jr., Mr. Keon Jackson, Sandersville, GA; daughter, Ms. Moniquie Jackson, Tennille, GA; a devoted aunt, Mrs. Thelma Jiles, Sandersville, GA, several grandchildren other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.  
  •  MS. TOMMIE JEAN DANIEL, 707 Alfred Carson  Drive, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, June 15, 2014 from Heritage Inn Health & Rehabilitation, Sandersville, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. from M.C. Smith Funeral Home Chapel, Sandersville, Georgia with Elder Cleophus Pugh, Officiating. Interment will be held in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sandersville, Georgia. Mrs. Daniel is survived by three daughters: Mrs. Christine (Keith) McGraw, Acworth, Georgia, Ms. Margaret Daniel, Evans, Georgia, Ms. Katina Daniel, Tennille, Georgia; one sister: Ms. Louise Daniel, Milledgeville, Georgia; other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. JAMES TAYLOR, 28 East Trilby Street, Wrightsville, Georgia passed away on Friday, June 6, 2014. Funeral Services were held on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. from Vickers Hills Baptist Church, Hwy 57, Wrightsville, Georgia, with Rev. David Hall, Officiating. Interment will be held in Pine Grove A.M.E. Church Cemetery, Donovan, Georgia. Mr. Taylor is survived by children: Mrs. Jeanette (Larry) Hightower, , Mrs. Christine (Larry) Mclendon, Mrs. Mary James (Willie) Carswell, Mr. Carl (Virginia) Taylor, Mr. Steve Taylor, Mr. Gregory (Denise) Outlaw, Mrs. Jacqueline Taylor Smith, Ms. Linda Jones, Wrightsville, Georgia, Mrs. Dennis (Regina) Taylor, Dublin, Georgia; step children: Mr. Joe (Bridget) Pierce, Jr., Mrs. Claretha (Wallace) Smiley, Mr. Bennie (Annie) Pierce, Spring lake, North Carolina; sister: Ms. Eunice Taylor, Wrightsville, Georgia; two brothers: Mr. Eulas Taylor, Wrightsville, Georgia, Mr. Theotis Taylor, Sandersville, Georgia; sister-in-law, Mrs. Melzie Williams, several grandchildren, nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MS. ETHEL LEE JORDAN, affectionately known as “Tap”, 305 Tybee Street, Sandersville, Georgia departed this life on Thursday evening, June 5th.  Funeral services were held on Friday, June 13, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. from Pine Hill Baptist Church, Davisboro, Georgia with Rev. Kelvin Boyer, Officiating, Interment will be held in the church cemetery. Mrs. Jordan is survived by three daughters:  Mrs. Daphany (Anderson) Carswell, Wadley, GA, Mrs. Angela Lewis, Mrs. Tonya (Tony) Taylor, Sandersville, GA; one son:  Mr. Altino (Linda) Jordan, Macon, GA; six sisters: Mrs. Juanita Taylor, Ms. Faye Jordan, Ms. Ella Jordan, Sandersville, GA, Mrs. Francis Dunn, Mrs. Affie (Troy) Duggan, Mrs. Gloria Wicker, Louisville, GA; three brothers:  Mr. William (Eloise) Jordan, Jr. Panama City, FL, Mr. Clarence Jordan, Wrens, GA, Mr. Clinton (Barbie) Jordan, Sandersville, GA; several other relatives and friends.  M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. ELBERT BRIDGES, Pleasant Grove Road, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Friday, May 30, 2014 at Riverdale Health Center, Riverdale, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. from Mount Sinai Baptist Church, Deepstep, Georgia with Rev. Dr. Bobby Warren, Officiating. Interment was held in church cemetery. Mr. Bridges is survived by two sons: Mr. Mario Bridges, Baltimore, MD, Mr. Elbert Bridges, Jr., Evanston, IL; two nephews: Mr. Willie Brown, DeKalb, IL, Mr. Leslie Jordan, Jr., Atlanta, GA; nieces: Mrs. Audrey LeGrand, Mrs. Brenda Nalls, Ms. Annie Jordan, Atlanta, GA, Mrs. Mary Renfroe, Sandersville, GA; cousin: Ms. Emma Veal, Sandersville, GA; three grandchildren, other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral in charge. 
  • JOHN FRANKLIN FISHER, 326 East Church Street, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2014 at Washington County Regional Medical Center, Sandersville, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. Saint James Christian Fellowship Church, 5875 Old Savannah Road, Tennille, Georgia, 31089. Interment will be held at Georgia Veterans Cemetery, 2617 Vinson Highway Milledgeville, Georgia 31601. Mr. Fisher is survived by companion: Ms. Alberta Lewis, Sandersville, Georgia; five children: Mr. Tony Moddies Jones,  Mr. Antonio Jones, Miami, FL, Mr. Torie Lewis, Mr. Billy Brown, Ms. Alicia Lewis, Sandersville, Georgia, 11 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MRS. LOUISE SMITH, passed away on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at Oconee Health and Rehabilitation, Oconee, Georgia. Funeral Services were held Saturday, May 31, 2014 at Zion Hope Baptist Church, Tennille, Georgia with Rev. Grady Bell, Officiating.  Mrs. Smith is survived by her daughter, Mrs. Naomi Abraham, Florence, S.C.; son, Mr. Lee Smith Sandersville, Georgia; a devoted grandson: Mr. William (Carol) Smith, Jr., Daytona Beach, FL, a host of other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MRS. CLAXIE  C. WILEY MOORE, 6761 Tennille Oconee Road, Tennille, Georgia passed away on Thursday, May 22, 2014.  Funeral was held on Thursday, May 29, 2014 from New Tennille A.M.E. Church (Saint James A.M.E. Church) at 12:00 P.M. with Rev. Eric Murray, Officiating.  Interment was held in Jordan Station Church Cemetery. Mrs. Moore is survived by three daughters: Mrs. Myrtlelene Morris (Jesse) Pearson, Wallingford, Connecticut, Mrs. Sheree Cannida (Carl) Wright, Warner Robins, Georgia, Mrs. Kathy Cannida (Rev. Eric) Murray, Tennille, Georgia; two sisters: Mrs. Annie Rosa Bell, Warren, Ohio, Mrs. Gerald Poole, New Haven, Connecticut, a host of other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. GEORGE SIMMONS, SR., 22 Southwind Drive, Tennille, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at Heritage Inn Health & Rehabilitation, Sandersville, Georgia. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, May 28, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. at Tennille Grove Baptist Church, Sandersville, Georgia with Rev. Jerry Walden, Officiating. The body will lie in state from 12:00 P.M. until the hour of the funeral. Interment will be held in  Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sandersville, Georgia. Mr. Simmons is survived by  former wife Mrs. Retha Wilson Simmons, Tennille, Georgia;  four daughters: Mrs. Deborah (Ronnie) Butts, Jacksonville, FL, Mrs. Tonji (John) Jackson, Mrs. Denise (John) Hales, Augusta, Georgia, Ms. Jymekia Simmons, Sandersville, Georgia; five sons: Mr. Tony (Laura) Simmons, Sr., Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. George E. Simmons, Jr., Mr. Carl Simmons, Mr. Stanley (Sherry) Simmons, Tennille, Georgia, Mr. Ricardo (Monickie) Simmons, Tennille, Georgia;two brothers: Bishop Charlie (Francis) Simmons, Indio, CA, Mr. James (Mary) Hooks, Tennille, Georgia; three sisters: Mrs. Shirley Prosser (Wayne) Hodges, Mrs. Annie (Walter) Johnson, Sandersville, Georgia, Ms. Betty Walker, Warthen, Georgia, 14 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. WILLARD HAYNES,  3584 Highway 88, Sandersville departed this life on Sunday, May 18, 2014 at Pine Point Hospice, Macon, GA.  Funeral services were held on Saturday, May 24 ,2014 at 12:00 P.M. from Oak Grove Baptist Church, Sandersville, Georgia. The body will lie in state from 11:00 A.M. until the hour of the funeral. Rev. Cecil A. Moore, Officiating. Interment was held on the church cemetery.  He is survived by a son:  Mr. Ricky (Rhonda) Gaston, Glenside, PA; two sisters:  Ms. Gennie Mae Haynes, Ms. Iris Wiley, Sandersville, GA; one brother:  Mr. Edward Haynes, Atlanta, GA; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.  M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MRS. JUANITA CATO BROWN, formerly of the Sandersville Community departed this life on Thursday, May 15, 2014 in Denver, CO.  Funeral services were held on Friday, May 23rd at 12:00 Noon from Robin Spring Baptist Church, Sandersville, Georgia.  Interment was held in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sandersville, GA.  Mrs. Brown is survived by eight sons:  Mr. Zeb T. (Iralene) Betha, Augusta, GA,  Mr. Leo  Ray, Jr., Mr. Tommie L. (Elaine) Betha, Mr. Thomas Betha, Atlanta, GA, Mr. David L. (Bea) Ray, Boston, MA, Mr. Sylvester Ray, Macon, GA, Mr. Billy (Pauline) Brown, Sandersville, GA, Mr. Ralph Brown, Rochester, NY , three daughters:  Mrs. Eddie M. (Robert) Woolfolk, Denver, CO, Mrs. Edna (Henry) Smith, Augusta, GA, Ms. Shirley Jordan, Sandersville, GA; several grandchildren, nieces, nephews,  other, relatives and friends.  M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MS. JAMIALLAH MIA HOLMES 742 Crabapple Drive, Sandersville passed away.  Funeral services were held on Saturday, May 24th at 2:00 PM from Community Baptist Church, 627 James Grove Church Road, Wrightsville, GA with Rev. Haywood Cordy, officiating.  Interment  was held in Woodlawn Cemetery, Sandersville, GA.  She is survived by  six children:  Jeremiah King, Tommy King, Jamirical King, Jaziah Wimerly, Wellterrian Dixon, Welltorrian Dixon; Sandersville, GA; parents:  Mrs. Terri (Rev. Daniel) Denise James, Sandersville, GA, Mr. Larry Lemon, Wrightsville, Georgia; brother :  Mr. Ariel Sherome Holmes, Dublin, GA; sisters:  Ms. Sharonda Ashley, Dublin, GA; Ms. Danielle Holmes, Sandersville, GA; several other relatives and friends.  M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MRS. MARY HELEN DARRISAW, 2627 Main Street, Harrison, Georgia passed away on Monday, May 12, 2014 at University Hospital, Augusta, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. from Springfield Fellowship Church, Harrison, Georgia with Rev. Victor Cuyler, Officiating. Interment was held in Harrison Cemetery, Harrison, Georgia. Mrs. Darrisaw is survived by a daughter, Ms. Aleshia Darrisaw, Tennille, Georgia; goddaughter, Ms. Marliyn Cason, Dover, Delaware; a godson, Mr. Scotty Hagans, Harrison, Georgia; six brothers: Mr. Solomon (Chris) Barlow, Clarkston, Georgia, Mr. Sammie Barlow, Morrow, Georgia, Mr. Cleophus (Sandrial) Mason, Decatur, Georgia, Mr. Thomas (Henrietta) Mearidy,  Mr. Graylen (Vickie) Taylor, Hampton, Georgia, Mr. James Taylor, Harrison; a sister: Ms. Jennifer Taylor, Sandersville, Georgia, 13 grandchildren, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  •  MR. JEROME ARTHUR, 300 Evans Street Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Friday, May 9, 2014 at Smith Medical Nursing Care Center, Sandersville, Georgia. A Memorial Service were held on Monday, May 19, 2014 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness, Sandersville, Georgia at 11:00 A.M. Mr. Arthur is survived by his wife Mrs. Susie R. Arthur, Sandersville, Georgia two daughters: Mrs. Naomi Edward, Baltimore, Ms. Carol Reeves Johnson, Sandersville, Georgia; two sons: Mr. Kydran (Loria) Reeves, Dublin, Georgia, Mr. Rickey (Barbara) Reeves, Buford, Georgia; eight grandchildren, five great grandchildren, several other relative and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge. 
 
  • MR. BOBBY DANIEL, Oak Street, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Monday, May 5, 2014.  Funeral services were held on Monday, May 12, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. from Saint Paul AME Church, Sandersville, Georgia.  Interment was held in Rest Haven Memorial Garden, Highway 24 East, Sandersville, Georgia.  Mr. Daniel is survived by his adopted mother:  Mrs. Pauline Braswell, Sandersville, GA; Aunt: Mrs. Lemmie Bailey, Sandersville, Georgia; several cousins including Ms. Florence Bailey, Ms. Betty Bailey, New York, Paradise Family,  Rhode Family, White Family.  M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. ENNIS L. CHANGE, SR., affectionately known as “Bubba”,  Spring Street, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on  Monday,  May 5, 2014.  Funeral Services were held on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. from Springfield Baptist Church, Sandersville, Georgia with Rev. Calvin Hatcher, Officiating. Interment was held in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, Highway 24 East, Sandersville, Georgia.  He is survived by a son, Mr. Ennis Change, Jr.; daughter,  Mrs. Yolanda E. Hamilton, both of Baltimore, MD; four brothers: Mr.  Donald Evans, Baltimore, MD, Mr. Thomas Change, Mr. Ronnie Brown, Sandersville, GA, Mr. Johnny Brown, Fayetteville, NC, seven sisters:  Mrs. Mary R. Salter, Baltimore, MD, Mrs. Cora Lee (Arthur)  Adams, Mrs. Betty Poole, Atlanta, GA, Mrs. Agnes Change Curtis, Sandersville, GA, Mrs. Marie (Danny) Miles, Bowie, MD, Mrs. Patricia (Floyd) Brown, Mrs. Kathy (Marshall) Knight, Hampton, VA, uncle:  Mr. Leroy (Rosa) Evans, Baltimore; several other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
    • MR. HARDWICK ROBINSON, SR., 47 Short Street, Wrightsville, Georgia passed away Sunday, May 5, 2014 at a local nursing home. Funeral Service were held on Friday, May 9, 2014 at 1:00 P. M. from Scotts Chapel Baptist Church, Pringle, Georgia with Rev. Bernard Young, Officiating, interment was held in Scotts Chapel Church Cemetery, Pringle, Georgia. Mr. Robinson is survived by his wife Mrs. Markeitta Robinson, Wrightsville, Georgia; four sons: Mr. David Roberson, Mr. Hardwick Robinson, Jr., Wrightsville, Georgia, Mr. Rex Robinson, Harrison, Georgia, Charles Robinson, Davisboro, Georgia; five daughters: Ms. Patricia Ann Robinson, Harrison, Georgia, Ms. Mary Ann Robinson, Wadley, Georgia, Mrs. Jeanette Hunter, Davisboro, Georgia, Mrs. Margarita Sanders, Sandersville, Georgia, Ms. Earnestine Robinson, Warner Robins, Georgia; three brothers: Mr. Napoleon Robinson,  Eatonville, Florida, Mr. Daniel Robinson, Mr. Jacob Robinson,  Altamonte Springs, Florida, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
      •  MR. MICHAEL J. DARRISAW, 8835 Tennille Oconee Road, Tennille, Georgia passed away Friday, May 2, 2014 at Fairview Park Hospital, Dublin, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. from Swint Spring Baptist Church, Tennille, Georgia with Rev. Eric Murray, Officiating. Mr. Darrisaw is survived by his wife Mrs. Kimberly Darrisaw, Tennille, Georgia; two sons; My’Keemius Darrisaw, Bartow, Georgia, Terius White, Sandersville, Georgia; step-son, Zacchiais Hill, Macon, Georgia; two step-daughters: Shonquisha Burton, Aaliyah Burton, Macon, Georgia; parents: Mr. Willie “Beaver” and Mrs. Eveline Darrisaw, Tennille, Georgia; two sisters: Ms. Towanda Darrisaw, Sandersville, Georgia, Mrs. Tonia (Gerald) Parker, Tennille, Georgia; a niece and nephew, Kwanesha Parker, Gerald Parker, Jr., Tennille, Georgia, other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
      •  MRS. ANGELA FAYE DAVID, 335 Circle Drive, Sandersville, Georgia, passed away on Friday, April 25, 2014. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. from Saint James Christian Fellowship Church, Tennille, Georgia with Pastor Mack Jackson, Officiating. Mrs. David is survived by her daughter, Ms. Mica David, Athens, Georgia, mother, Mrs. Virginia Hunt, Stepfather, Mr. L. C. Hunt, Sr., Sandersville, Georgia; three brothers: Mr. Tony (Marilyn) Jones, Fayetteville, Georgia, Mr. Melvin London, Woodstock, Georgia, Mr. Steven London, Augusta, Georgia; two sisters: Mrs. Cynthia Cotton, Milledgeville, Georgia, Mrs. Katrina (Perry) Burden, Harrison, Georgia; two step-sons: Mr. Tynell David, Michigan, Mr. Rashad David, Atlanta, Georgia;  five uncles, nine aunts, several other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MS. PAMELA MARIA  DIXON,   Warthen, Georgia passed away on Friday, April 25, 2014 at an Augusta hospital. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 12:00 P.M. from Saint Paul C.M.E. Church, Sparta, Georgia. Interment will be in Saint James C.M.E. Church, Warthen, Georgia. Ms. Dixon is survived by devoted sisters Ms. Margaret Dixon, Warthen, Georgia; and Ms. Barbara Dixon, Ventura, California; brothers Mr. Wilford Dixon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Mr. Bob Dixon, Athens, Georgia; and Mr. Lester Ivey, Warthen, Georgia.  Growing up with a special bond like brother and sister, she is survived by nephew Mr. Keith Dixon, Sandersville, Georgia; and niece Ms. Tomeshia Dixon, Atlanta, Georgia; and she is preceded in death by her sister Ms. Dorothy M. Dixon. She leaves behind a devoted Aunt Ms. Seawillow “Lovie” Dixon, Aunt Bessie M. Williams and many other loving relatives, uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MRS. ETHEL PETERSON, Matthews Road, Tennille, Georgia passed away on Sunday, April 27, 2014. Funeral Services were held on Friday, May 2, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. from Union Hill Baptist Church, Tennille, Georgia with Rev. Benjamin Martin, Officiating. Interment will be held in the church cemetery. Mrs. Peterson is survived by two sons: Mr. Otis (Brenda) Peterson, Jr., Sickerville, N.J., Mr. Johnny Johnson, Miami, FL; three daughters: Mrs. Gloria Lomax, Mrs. Willene Mills, Miami, FL, Mrs. Ernestine Johnson, Houston, Texas; daughter-in-law; Mrs. Zakiya Peterson, Tennille, Georgia; two aunts: Mrs. Sallie Dixon, Milledgeville, Georgia, Mrs. Hattie Lloyd, Bronx, New York; uncle: Mr. Alvin Dixon, St. Petersburg, Florida; 15 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, 6 great-great grandchildren several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. WILLIE ROGERS MILLER, 2496 Sunhill Road, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Monday, April 21, 2014 at Washington County Regional Medical Center, Sandersville, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. from Mount Olive Baptist Church, Hwy 15 North, Warthen, Georgia. Interment will be in church cemetery. Mr. Miller is survived by his wife, Mr. Thelma Lee Miller, Sandersville, Georgia; four children: Mr. Eddie Miller, Mr. Willie (Toni) Miller, Nashville, Tennessee, Mrs. Arlean (Joe) Murray, Covington, Georgia, Mr. Brian Keith Miller, Atlanta, Georgia; three grandchildren: Ashley Murray, Joe Murray, Jr., Covington, Georgia, Antonio Miller, Nashville, Tennessee, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.

     
  • MR. ROBERT PINKSTON,  13860 North Hwy 15, Warthen, Georgia passed away on Monday, April 14, 2014. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. The body will lie in state from 9:00 A.M. until the hour of the funeral.  At Saint Paul  C. M. E. Church, Warthen, Georgia with Rev. J. Ronzell Maness, Officiating. Interment was held in the church cemetery. Mr. Pinkston is survived by his wife, Mrs. Lenora Cummings Pinkston, Warthen, GA; four daughters: Mrs. Evelyn Pinkston Hodges, Mrs. Edith Pinkston Johnson, Mrs. Marie (Dexter) Nichols, Ms. Wilmer Pinkston, Atlanta,, GA; brother; Mr. Charlie Pinkston, Warthen, Georgia; sister; Mrs. Pauline (Pinkston) Haynes, Warthen, Georgia; several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • Mrs. Vennie Lee Smith, 481 Hazard Road, Tennille, Georgia passed away on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Oconee Health &  Rehab, Oconee, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from New Gardner’s Church of God in Christ, Oconee, Georgia with Elder Steven Pearson, Officiating. Interment was held in church cemetery. She leaves to cherish and honor her memories two daughters: Mrs. Helen (Harrison) Williams, Oconee, Georgia, Ms. Joyce Smith, East Orange, N.J., two sons: Mr. Willie Smith, Casselberry, Florida, Mr. Nathan (Margaret) Smith, Oconee, Georgia; four sisters: Mrs. Ella Mae Merrell, Wrightsville, Georgia, Mrs. Willie Pearl Darrisaw, Mrs. Annie Ruth Gregory, Sandersville, Georgia, Mrs. Dorothy Walker, Oconee, Georgia; two sisters-in-law: Mrs. Orion Stanley, Cleveland, OH, Mrs. Marion Smith, Sandersville, Georgia; one brother-in-law: Mr. Charles Smith, Oconee, Georgia; nine grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • Mrs. Mary Henderson Dudley, Harrison, Georgia entered into eternal rest on Friday April 4, 2014 at Smith Medical Nursing Care Center, Sandersville, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from Georgia Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Tennille, Georgia with Rev. W. Roy Grissom, officiating interment was in the church cemetery. Mrs. Dudley is survived by her husband: Mr. Aaron Jim Dudley Sr.; Two daughters: Mrs. Emma J. (Sanders) Braddy, Mrs. Doris J. (Clarence) Dixon, Harrison, Georgia; two sons: Mr. Robert Dudley, Jr., Tennille, Georgia; Mr. Aaron J. (Rosemary) Dudley, Jr., Milledgeville, Georgia; one sister, Mrs. Pearl Hudson, Florida, five brothers-in-law, four sisters-in-law, three granddaughters, five grandsons, ten great granddaughters, two great grandsons and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  •  DEACON ISADORE FREEMAN, 617 Temple Drive, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at his residence. Funeral Services will be held on April 5, 2014 at 12:00 P.M. from Marshal Grove Baptist Church, Sandersville, Georgia with Rev. Henry Veal, Officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. He is survived by his wife of forty five years, Mrs. Glenda L. Freeman; five children: Mr. Isadore Russell of Philadelphia, Penn; Ms. Shanton Freeman of Athens, GA; Mr. Ronnie (Elana) Freeman of Sandersville, GA., Mrs. Sandy (Kennie) Taylor of Sandersville, GA, and Mr. Tony Hall of Lithonia, GA; one sister in-law; Ms. Rochelle Poole of Sandersville, GA; three brothers-in-law: Mr. John Poole, Jr. of Sandersville GA.; Mr. Sammie Lee (Renee) Poole of Riverdale, GA; and Mr. Wayne Dawson of Lithonia, GA; ten grandchildren; five great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends including a devoted team of Deacons; Mr. Kelly Brooks, Sr.; Mr. Joe Morris; Mr. Freddie Blocker; Mr. B.C. Reeves; Mr. James Brown; Mr. Frank Hatcher; Mr. Frank Simmons, Jr., Mr. Charlie Jackson, and Mr. Joe Avant; several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MRS. HELEN HILSON, 507 Smith Street, Tennille, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. from the New Birth Christian Ministries, Tennille, Georgia with Elder Patrick Wilson, Officiating. Interment will be in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sandersville, Georgia. She is survived by son, Mr. James Melvin Hilson, Tennille, GA; daughter Ms. Gwen Sue Hilson, Tennille, GA; brother, Mr. Asie Hunter, Jr., Pittsburgh, PA; sister, Mrs. Betty Ann Kinney, Pittsburgh, PA, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  •  MRS. SHIRLEY R. WIGGINS, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Monday, March 24, 2014 at Washington County Regional Memorial Hospital, Sandersville, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Friday, March 28, 2014 at Kingdom Life Fellowship Church, Harrison, Georgia with Dr. Earl Wiggins, Officiating. Interment was in the Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sandersville, Georgia. She is survived by her children: Dr. Earl (Pamela) Wiggins, Mrs. Shirley Brown, Conyers, Georgia, Ms. Janice Pierce, Mrs. Charlene (Joe) Edwards, Sandersville, Georgia; two sisters: Mrs. Myrtice Washington, Sandersville, Georgia, Mrs. Orangeilla Hill, Detroit, Michigan, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MRS. MILDRED ROGERS, Riverdale, Georgia passed away on Monday, March 24, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Saint James Christian Fellowship Church, Tennille, Georgia at 3:00 P.M. with Pastor Mack Jackson, Officiating. Interment was in the Saint James C.M.E. Church Cemetery, Warthen, Georgia. She is survived by four sons: Clifford (Sylvia) Rogers, Ellenwood, Georgia, Mr. Alvin (Cherry) Rogers, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Calvin Roger, Augusta, Georgia; three daughters; Ms. Venus Rogers, Ms. Angela Rogers, Atlanta, Georgia, Nevetta Rogers, Sandersville, Georgia, Ms. Judith Rogers, Riverdale, Georgia; two sister, Mrs. Willie Clyde “Cookie” Tuggle, Decatur, Georgia, Mrs. Doris Lymus, Jacksonville, FL;  brother, Mr. Willie Coan Ivey, Baltimore, Maryland, several other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.   
 
  •   MRS. GLORIA  MORRIS BEACHAM, Wrightsville, Georgia passed away on Monday, March 24, 2014 in Wrightsville, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at Middle Baptist Church, Warthen, Georgia 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Forrest Lester, Officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.  She is survived by her Daughter:  Mrs. Tamika Sherell, Wrightsville, GA; her mother:  Mrs. Willie Bell Morris, Sandersville, GA; five sisters:  Mrs. Louise Roberson, Mrs. Mary Danzy, Mrs. Annie P. Cumming, Sandersville, GA,, Mrs. Susie Gail Roberson, Ms. Patricia Walker, Boston, MA; five brothers:  Mr. Joe Morris, Mr. Jack Morris, Mr. Larry Morris, Sandersville, GA; Mr. W. J. (Carol) Morris, Raleigh, NC, Mr. William Earl Walker, Boston, MA; uncle:  Mr. Horace (Henrietta) Battle,  Steelton, PA; several other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  •  MR. TOMMY LEE MORRIS, Sandersville, Georgia departed this life on Monday morning, March 24th at an Augusta hospital.  Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at Middle Hill Baptist Church, Warthen, Georgia at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Forrest Lester, Officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Mr. Morris is survived by his wife:  Mrs. Pamela Gale Morris, Atlanta, GA; son:  Mr. Antonio R. Morris, Atlanta, GA, ; daughter:  Mrs. Toni K (Darryl) Terry, Atlanta, GA; mother Mrs. Willie Bell Morris, Sandersville, GA: five sisters:  Mrs. Louise Roberson, Mrs. Mary Danzy, Mrs. Annie P. Cummings, Sandersville, GA; Mrs. Susie Gail Roberson, Ma. Patricia Walker, Boston, MA; five brothers:  Mr. Joe Morris, Mr. Jack Morris, Mr. Larry Morris, Sandersville, GA, Mr. W. J. (Carol) Morris, Raleigh, NC, Mr. William Earl Walker, Boston, MA; uncle, Mr. Horace (Hanrietta) Battle, Steelton, PA; several other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  •  MRS. FREDDIE MAE SALTER MAZE,  Tennille, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 22, 2014 in Oconee, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at the Tennille, Grove Baptist Church, Tennille, Georgia at 1:00 P.M.  With Rev. Jerry Walden, Officiating. Interment was in the Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sandersville, Georgia. Mrs. Maze is survived by her siblings: Mrs. Hattie B. Brooks, Mrs. Inez Ellison, Mrs. Brenda Evans, Ms. Ellen Salter, Tennille, Georgia, Mrs. Mary L. Massey, Sandersville, Georgia, Mrs. Linda Stubbs, Covington, Georgia, Mr. Bobby E. Salter, Atlanta, Georgia, Ms. Evelyn Salter, Sparta, Georgia; three brothers-in-law: Mr. Kelly Brooks, Sr., Mr. Dan Evans, Tennille, Georgia, Mr. Thomas Stubbs, Covington, Georgia, sister-in-law, Mrs. Irene Peacock, Sandersville, Georgia; several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MRS. ROSA MAE TAYLOR, Saint Petersburg, FL passed away on Friday, March 14, 2014 in Saint Petersburg, FL. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Harrison Spring Baptist Church, Harrison, Georgia at 1:00 P.M. Interment was held in the Harrison Cemetery, Harrison, Georgia. She is survived by her daughter, Mrs. Jacquelyn Wragg, two brothers: Mr. Peter Harden, Mr. Lavon Teamer; three sisters: Mrs. Doris Lewis, Mrs. Margaret Harden, Mrs. Irish Smith, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  •  MRS. ANNIE LIPSEY,  Macon, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, March  18, 2014 in Macon, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 11:00 AM from the Mount Olive Baptist Church, Warthen Georgia with Rev. Henry L. Tanner officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery. She is survived by  daughter, Mrs. Venus Wolliston, Macon, Georgia; son, Mr. Ralston Wolliston, Sandersville, Georgia; three brothers: Mr. Leo Miller, Lakeland, FL, Mr. Elliott Miller, Long Island, N.Y., Mr. John Mills, Sandersville, Georgia; aunt, Mrs. Texan Reeves, Sandersville, Georgia; granddaughter, Ms. Kimberly Wright, Macon, Georgia; grandson,  Ralston Wolliston, Jr., Macon, Georgia, several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. MELTON JONES, 958 Highway 242, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on passed away Sunday, March 15, 2014 at Washington County Regional Medical Center, Sandersville, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Friday, March 21, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. at New Light Christian Fellowship Church, Warthen, Georgia with Chief Apostle Tom Walker, officiating. Interment will be held in New Light Church Cemetery, Warthen, Georgia.Mr. Jones is survived by his wife, Mrs. Bertha Mae Jones, Sandersville, GA; Four step-children: Mr. Terry (Dell) Parker, Mr. Tony Parker, Ms. Teresa Taylor, Sandersville, GA; Mr. Melvin (Debra) Parker, Soperton, GA;  four: brothers: Mr. Aaron (Martha) Jones, Mr. Bennie Jones, Warthen, GA, Mr. William Jones, Wrightsville, GA, Mr. John K (Helen) Cummings, Atlanta, GA; seven sisters:  Mrs. Bertha Burton, Milledgeville, GA, Mrs. Louise Jones, Sandersville, GA, Mrs. Lino Mitts, Waynesboro, GA, Mrs. Margaret Jones, Augusta, GA, Mrs. Minnie Tucker,  Mrs. Rudene Harden, Warthen, GA, Mrs. Lula (Stanford) Burton, Sparta, GA; several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
                 

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M.C. Smith Funeral Home, Inc.
117 Gilmore St
Sandersville, GA 31082-2107
Phone (478) 552-2591
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Monday - Sunday
9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
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Sandersville, GA and Surrounding Counties

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