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M.C. Smith Funeral Home, Inc.

“Your Community’s Leading Funeral Directors

CURRENT OBITUARIES

  • MRS. ZEDNA H. DAWSON, passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2017 in Milwaukie, Oregon. Funeral services will be announced later. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MRS. CELIA ADAMS, passed away on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at a local hospital. Funeral services will be held on Monday, May 29, 2017 at 12:00 noon at Zion Hope Baptist Church with Reverend Grady Bell officiating. Interment will be held in church cemetery. Mrs. Adams is survived by five daughters: Ms. Mary B. Adams, Mrs. Gladine Roddie, Mrs. Theresa A. Stephens, Tennille, Georgia, Mrs. Mildred (Willie) Chapman, Queens, New York, Mrs. Angelia A. (Jerome) Holmes, Augusta, Georgia. Six sons: Mr. Oscar R. Adams, Jr., New Jersey, Mr. Ronnie (Alice) Adams, Mr. Willie F. (Edna) Adams, Tennille, Georgia, Mr. John (Glenwood) Adams, Rockaway Beach, New York, Rev. Eric T. (Sandra) Adams, Augusta, Georgia, Mr. Jimmy Brinson, Tennille, Georgia. Devoted grandson: Mr. Keith S. Adams, Tennille, Georgia. Twenty-four grandchildren, thirty-one great grandchildren, ten great-great grandchildren. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. RUDOLPH KITCHENS, passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017 in Augusta, Georgia. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at Second Mineral Springs Baptist Church with Rev. Robert Smith officiating. Interment will be held in the church cemetery. Mr. Kitchens is survived by his wife: Mrs. Virgin Mary Flemming Kitchens, Sandersville, Georgia; son: Mr. Jerry Kitchens, Milledgeville, Georgia; daughter: Ms. Mary Kitchens, Sandersville, Georgia; step-sister: Ms. Mattie Mae Warthen, Sparta, Georgia; two grandchildren: Mr. Monterrious Kitchens, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Travis (Jazzmin) Kitchens, Abbeville, Georgia; two great grandchildren: Mr. Ashton Kitchens, Mr. Gabriel Taylor, Eastman, Georgia; three sisters-in-law: Ms. Maggie Daniel, Ms. Milas Flemming, Sandersville, Georgia, Mrs. Willie Ruth (Andrew) Jackson, Sr.; brother-in-law: Mr. Harvey Flemming, Warthen, Georgia; two devoted nieces: Ms. Glorious Riddle, Riddleville, Georgia, Mrs. Judy (Joe) Carrol, Jacksonville, Florida; devoted nephew: Mr. Daris Braddy, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; devoted cousins: Mrs. Dorothy Ruth Hatcher and family, Sandersville, Georgia; devoted friend: Mr. Aaron Evans, Sandersville, Georgia; several other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.

RECENT OBITUARIES

  • MR. JAMES LUCAS, passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. Funeral services were held on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at M.C. Smith Funeral Home Chapel. Interment was held in Union Hill Baptist Church cemetery. Mr. Lucas is survived by his wife: Mrs. Jewel Lucas, Chicago, Illinois. Three sisters-in-law: Mrs. Catherine James, Mrs. Geraldine James, Mrs. Erin James, Tennille, Georgia. Two brothers-in-law: Mr. Alex James, Mr. Horace James, Tennille, Georgia. Devoted niece: Ms. Doris London, Chicago, Illinois. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge
  • MRS. FINA MAE BELL, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at a local hospital. Funeral services were held on Saturday, May  20, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at Pine Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Kelvin Boyer officiating. Interment was held in church cemetery. Mrs. Bell is survived by two sons: Mr. Earnest Carswell, Milledgeville, Georgia, Mr. Gordon Bell, Davisboro, Georgia. Five siblings: Ms. Mamie Pinkston, Ms. Susie Brinson, Mr. Joe (Mary) Bell, Davisboro, Georgia, Mrs. Julia (Leotis) Carr, Louisville, Georgia, Mr. Hubert (Mae) Bell, Daytona, Florida. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MS. ELIZABETH HALL WILLIAMS, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017. Funeral services were held on Saturday May 13, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Bold Spring Baptist Church with Rev. Robert Owens officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery. Mrs. Williams is survived by her brother: Mr. Miles Hall Jr., Atlanta, Georgia. Several other relatives and friends.  M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. JIMMY LANGSTON JR., passed away on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Memorial services were held on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Elder Community Center with Bro. Greg Pough officiating. Mr. Langston is survived by four step children: Ms. Veronica Demons, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Freddie (Annette) Armstrong, Sr., Tennille, Georgia, Mr. Terry Armstrong, Mr. Rowdy Armstrong, Sandersville, Georgia. Two sisters: Mrs. Jessie Mae (James) Duggans, Ms. Essie Langston, Sandersville, Georgia. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. VERLMA LAMAR, passed away on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at M.C. Smith Medical Nursing Care Center. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at M. C. Smith Funeral Home Chapel with Minister Daniel James officiating. Mr. Lamar is survived by one daughter: Ms. Gwendolyn Harris, Sandersville, Georgia; ten sisters: Mrs. Carolyn (Benjamin) Renfroe, Ms. Maduette Butts, Milledgeville, Georgia, Mrs. Annie Ruth (Gary) McGill, Atlanta, Georgia, Ms. Jeanie Mae Lamar, Opelika, Florida, Ms. Betty Peeler, Milledgeville, Georgia, Ms. Catherine Peeler, Sandersville, Georgia, Ms. Cynthia Gordon, Macon, Georgia, Ms. Adell Peeler, Tennille, Georgia, Ms. Diane Harden, Augusta, Georgia, Mrs. Ethel (Zack) Canty, Augusta, Georgia; four brothers: Mr. Daniel (Terri) James, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Sam (Carolyn) James, Atlanta, Georgia, Mr. Matthew (Bernice) James, Milledgeville, Georgia, Mr. Randy Peeler, Tennille, Georgia; devoted aunt: Ms. Gladine Hooks, Tennille, Georgia; two devoted cousins: Ms. Elizabeth Lamar, Mr. Wayman Lamar, Opelika, Florida; two grandchildren: Ms. Hannah Harris, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Donnie Harris Jr., Warner Robins, Georgia, one great grandchild, a host of other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. ANTONIO ROBERSON, passed away on Friday, April 28, 2017 in Wrightsville, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Friday, May 5, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Kingdom Life Fellowship Ministries International with Min. Jerrokee Powell officiating. Interment was held in Harrison Cemetery. Mr. Roberson is survived by his wife: Mrs. Shameika Roberson, Dublin, Georgia. Son: Jashod Roberson, Wrightsville, Georgia. Parents: Mr. David(Rosa) Roberson, Sr., Harrison, Georgia. Sister: Ms. Stephanie Roberson, Harrison, Georgia. Brother: Mr. David Roberson Jr., Harrison, Georgia. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. WILLIE JOHNSON, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at a local hospital. Memorial services were held on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Elder Community Center with Bro. Vinson Cason officiating. Mr. Johnson is survived by his wife: Mrs. Betty Johnson, Sandersville, Georgia. One daughter: Mrs. Sophia (Robert) Dunn, Sandersville, Georgia. Two sons: Mr. Jeffery (Diane) Johnson, Mr. Kenneth (Sonya) Johnson, Sandersville, Georgia. Three sisters: Mrs. Bessie Mae Seal, Mrs. Nora Cason, Ms. Pattie Hardly. Two brothers: Mr. Ernest (Lila) Johnson, Mr. Raymond (Annie Pearl) Johnson. Ten Grandchildren, one great grandchild. Devoted nephew: Mr. Raymond Johnson, Jr. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MRS. LUCILLE REEVES, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at her residence. Memorial services were held on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at New Birth Christian Ministries, Tennille, Georgia with Elder Patrick Wilson, Sr., officiating. Mrs. Reeves is survived locally by her husband: Mr. Arthur Lee Reeves, Sandersville, Georgia. Three daughters: Mrs. Barbara (Kevin) Hopkins, Mrs. Annetta (Troy) Perry, Mrs. Felicia (Michael) Sutton, St. Petersburg, Florida. Two step daughters: Mrs. Sandra (Jessie) Spear, Fayetteville, Georgia, Ms. Brenda Brown, Sandersville, Georgia. Two step sons: Mr. Michael (Susie) Reeves, Fayetteville, Georgia, Mr. Mark Reeves, Atlanta, Georgia. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MS. DOROTHY ARMSTRONG, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Friday, April 21, 2017. Funeral services will were held on Saturday April 29, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Robin Spring Baptist Church with Rev. Jerry Armstrong officiating. Interment was held in the church cemetery. Ms. Armstrong is survived by one daughter: Ms. Veronica Armstrong, Sandersville, Georgia. Three sons: Mr. Freddie Lee Armstrong, Tennille, Georgia, Mr. Terry Armstrong, Mr. Rowdy Armstrong, Sandersville, Georgia. Three sisters: Ms. Clemmie Scott, Evanston, Illinois, Ms. Patricia May, Ms. Joyce Reeves, Sandersville, Georgia. Two brothers: Mr. Lester May, Mr. Ronnie May, Sandersville, Georgia. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. ABRAHAM BROWN, passed away on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 in Augusta, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Dixon Grove COGIC with Rev. Jeremiah Wooten officiating. Interment was held in church cemetery. Mr. Brown is survived by a devoted niece: Ms. Annie Rose Brown, Tennille, Georgia; devoted great nephew: Mr. Garry (Dianne) Brown, Tennille, Georgia. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. WILLIAM BRADDY, Harrison, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017 in Augusta, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 2:30 P.M. at Kingdom Life Fellowship Ministries with Apostle Clifford Duckworth Sr., officiating. Interment was held in Harrison Springs Baptist Church cemetery.  Mr. Braddy is survived by his wife: Mrs. Mary Braddy, Harrison, Georgia. Daughter: Ms. Shaquana Braddy, Harrison, Georgia. Three step sons: Mr. Anthony Hurst, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. L.W. Hurst, Lincolnton, Alabama, Mr. Chedrick Hurst, Harrison, Georgia. Two sisters: Ms. Juanita Boyd, Witchita Falls, Texas, Ms. Ruby Custiss, Dover, Delaware. Five brothers: Mr. Robert Braddy, Mr. Sanford Braddy, Mr. Sanders Braddy, Mr. James Braddy, Harrison, Georgia, Mr. Elizie Braddy, Ogelsby, Texas. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. DONALD HODGES, Atlanta, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, April 15, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at Tennille Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Linda Flemming officiating. Interment was held in Woodlawn Cemetery. Mr. Hodges is survived by his wife: Mrs. Nina Hodges, Atlanta, Georgia; two sons: Mr. Donald Hodges, Jr., Mr. Reginald Lamar, Atlanta, Georgia; mother: Ms. Gesela Major Hodges, Atlanta, Georgia;  two sisters: Mrs. Connie (Ralph) Johnson, Atlanta, Georgia, Mrs. Edith (Maynard) Mills, Las Vegas, Nevada; two brothers: Mr. John Major, Atlanta, Georgia, Mr. Ranson Coleman, New York; five grandchildren; one great grandchild; several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. TERANCE WHITE, Jonesboro, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 in Americus, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Greater Faith Community Church, Bartow, Georgia with Elder Curtiss Cordy officiating. Interment was held in Church Cemetery. Mr. White is survived by his wife: Mrs. Nitoya Brown-White; children: TJ White, Isaac White, Taylor White; mother: Mrs. Lillie White-Little; father: Mr. Walter Murray; six sisters: Ms. Shakeshia Heil, Ms. Cassondra Walker. Ms. Deondra Little, Ms. Jasmine Little, Ms. Gabriel Murray, Ms. Christina Murray; grandparents: Mrs. Willie Mae White, Mr. Theotis (Beulah Mae) Little; seven aunts; six uncles; a host of other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge
 
  • MR. JAMES LOUIS TUCKER, Sandersville, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at his residence. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at New Hope Baptist Church, Warthen, Georgia with Pastor Gary Ates officiating. Interment was held in church cemetery. Mr. Tucker is survived by two daughters: Ms. Shandra Hargrove, Ms. Catrice Tucker, Sparta, Georgia. Three sons: Mr. Safarah Ricardo Hargrove, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Rodriques Tucker, Sparta, Georgia, Mr. James Louis Tucker, Jr., Lithonia, Georgia. Mother: Mrs. Lula Tucker, Sandersville, Georgia. Five sisters: Mrs. Mary Wilcher, Decatur, Georgia, Mrs. Shirley Cheeley, Warrenton, Georgia, Mrs. Gloria (Nathaniel) Wiley, Mrs. Janice Dawson, Covington, Georgia, Mrs. Sallie (Thomas) Cheely, Loganville, Georgia. One brother: Mr. Willie (Christine) Tucker, Hephzibah, Georgia. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. VINCENT JACKSON SR., passed away on Monday, April 10, 2017 in Milledgeville, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Word of Life Church, Sandersville, Georgia with Rev. Wilhelmina Jordan officiating. Interment was held in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens. Mr. Jackson is survived by his wife: Mrs. Angie Cuyler Jackson, Milledgeville, Georgia; one daughter: Miss Mya Jackson, Milledgeville, Georgia; two sons: Mr. Vincent Jackson, II, Milledgeville, Georgia, Mr. Christopher (Amonee) Jackson, Colorado Springs, Colorado; parents: Mr. Theodis and Mrs. Mary Jackson, Davisboro, Georgia; father-in-law: Mr. Alvin (Margarie) Cuyler, Macon, Georgia; two sisters: Mrs. Donna (Wallace) Reynolds, Ms. Kelli Jackson, Sandersville, Georgia; one brother: Mr. Antwan (Meisha) Jackson, Davisboro, Georgia; two grandchildren: Naomi Jackson, Colorado Springs, Colarado, Talia Davis, Milledgeville, Georgia; eight aunts: Ms. Eunice White-Haleem, Mrs. Helen McKennie, Mrs. Lucy Louise (Richard) Mathis, Mrs. Debra (Nathaniel) Young, Ms. Angela Hayles, Ms. Drucilla Johnson, Ms. Dorothy Johnson, Ms. Eula Jackson; five uncles: Mr. Arthur (Barbara) Hayles, Mr. Jack (Jacqueline) Hayles, Mr. Saul (Rozzie) Hayles, Mr. Reginald Hayles, Mr. Charles (Rose) Jackson;  in-laws: Mrs. Helen (Glen) Stanley, Mr. Calvin (Julie) Cuyler, Macon, Georgia, Ms. Dianne Cuyler, Mrs. Linda (William) Slaughter, Warner Robins, Georgia, Mr. Gary (Catherine) Philadelphia, Mr. Wayman (Sandra) Johnson, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Benny Asberry, New Jersey; a host of other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home  in charge.
 
  • MR. CLIFFORD FOWLER JR., passed away on Monday, April 10, 2017 in Augusta, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 3:00 P.M. at Harrison Spring Baptist Church with Rev. Torrance Pullen officiating. Mr. Fowler is survived by one daughter: Ms. Gloria Myrick, Sandersville, Georgia. One son: Mr. Tony Kennedy, Harrison, Georgia. Two grandchildren: Ms. Rosa Kennedy, Mr. Tony (Diadria) Whitfield, Sandersville, Georgia. One great-grandchild: Miss Tonijah Whitfield, Sandersville, Georgia. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MRS. SHIRLEY LONDON, passed away on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 2:30 P.M. at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness, Sandersville, Georgia. Interment was held in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens. Mrs. London is survived by five daughters: Ms. Tiajuana London Geanette, Ms. Shemica L. London, Stone Mountain, Georgia, Ms. Tonya London Laryea, Lawrenceville, Georgia, Mrs. Shonna C. (Dexter) London-Payne, Decatur, Georgia, Mrs. Yolanda (Elijah) Braddy, Lithonia, Georgia; two sons: Mr. Garry W. London, Tennille, Georgia, Mr. Timothy W. London, Peachtree Corner, Georgia; two sisters: Ms. Linda Wilkins, Manhattan, New York, Ms. Brenda Webb, Columbus, Georgia; one brother, Mr. Eddie Wilkins, Jr., Catskill, New York; three grandchildren: Garry W. London, Jr., Nathan Braddy, Bryce Braddy; one aunt: Ms. Mable Gregory, Newark, New Jersey; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. All public viewing will be done at the funeral home. M.C. Smith Funeral Home  in charge.
 
  • MR. EMANUEL WILEY, affectionately known as “Pee Wee” passed away on Thursday, March 30, 2017 in Augusta, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Warthen, Georgia with Rev. Christopher Watkins officiating. Interment was held in the church cemetery. Mr. Wiley is survived by his wife: Mrs. Arnita Wiley, Sandersville, Georgia. One sister: Ms. Patricia Wiley (Melvin Griner) Sandersville, Georgia. One brother: Mr. Eddie Ray Wiley, Warthen, Georgia. Two god-sons: Carter James, Conner James, Sandersville, Georgia. Seven sister-in-laws: Mrs. Lula Minor, Augusta, Georgia, Ms. Lillie Mae Wiley, Sparta, Georgia, Mrs. Virginia Bell, Mrs. Alma (Robert) James, Mrs. Elizabeth White, Mrs. Sheila (Leroy) Andrews, Sandersville, Georgia, Mrs. Cachina Hammer, Augusta, Georgia. Four brother-in-laws: Mr. Victor James, Mr. David James, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Daren James, Warner Robins, Georgia, Mr. Tony (Marilyn) Jones, Fayetteville, Georgia. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. EUGENE STOREY, SR., passed away on Monday, March 20, 2017 in Rahway, New Jersey. Funeral services were held on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at St. Galilee Baptist Church with Rev. Manzie Broxton officiating. Interment was in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens. Mr. Storey is survived by two daughters: Ms. Martha Ellen Poole, Ms. Debra Anne Storey, Sandersville, Georgia; two sons: Mr. Eugene Storey, Jr. Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Craig Jonathon Storey,, Greenbrier, Tennessee; three sisters: Ms. Janice Martin, Florida, Ms. Geraldine Forbes, Ms. Doris Rossi, New Jersey; fourteen grandchildren, three great grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MS. MATTIE JAMES, passed away on Friday, March 24, 2017 at a local nursing home. Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Kingdom Life Fellowship Ministries with Elder Curtis Cordy officiating. Interment was held in Smith Grove Baptist Church cemetery. The body will lie in state from 10:00 A.M. until the hour of the service. Ms. James is survived by two sons: Mr. Jeffrey (Cynthia) James, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Rodney (Nykeasa) James, Tennille, Georgia; one sister: Mrs. Virginia (Joseph) Jackson, Chicago, Illinois; eight grandchildren: Mr. Christopher James, Mr. Rodriquez James, Tennille, Georgia, Ms. Felicia James, Ms. Jasmine Carswell, Sandersville, Georgia, Ms. JaBrea Carswell, Atlanta, Georgia, Mr. Marquis Dixon, Alexandria, Virginia, Mr. Jarrett (Jessica) Hawkins, Kuwait, Mr. Jacarmen James, Miami, Florida, eleven great grandchildren; a devoted niece: Ms. Cassandra Asberry, Fort Belvoir, VA; devoted godson: Mr. Gregory Cummings, Tennille, Georgia. a host of nieces nephews, other relatives and friends. M. C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. FREDDIE LEE HAYNES, passed away on Sunday, March 19, 2017 in Orange, New Jersey. Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at Zion Hope Baptist Church with Rev. Grady Bell officiating. Interment was held in Woodlawn Cemetery. Mr. Haynes is survived by one brother: Mr. Amos Haynes, Warren, Michigan; three sister-in-laws: Mrs. Mary Page, Sandersville, Georgia, Mrs. Bessie Haynes, Elizabeth, New Jersey, Mrs. Mary Lois Haynes, Warren, Michigan; one brother-in-law: Mr. Lester Flournoy, Jr., Sandersville, Georgia; several nieces and nephews including two devoted nieces: Ms. Jacqueline Flournoy Peace, Ms. Stephanie Flournoy Pulliam, Vauxhall, New Jersey, one devoted nephew: Mr. Bruce Flournoy, Vauxhall, New Jersey. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • BABY AMAURIA BLOODSAW, passed on March 3, 2017. Graveside services were held on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Bethesda Christian Church with Rev. Roy Grissom officiating. Baby Amauria is survived by her mother: Ms. Jameki Bloodsaw. Father: Mr. Maurice Rhodes. Two sisters: Acacia Jennette, Camille Rhodes. Two brothers: Cameron Rhodes, Jordan Haywood. Maternal grandparents: Mrs. Lillie (James) Bloodsaw. Paternal grandparents: Ms. Cindy Rhodes, Mr. Larry Pryor, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. STEVEN WILLIAMS, passed away on March 6, 2017. Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Burnett Grove AME Church with Rev. Minnie Pitts officiating. Interment was held in Pine Grove AME cemetery. Mr. Williams is survived by his wife: Mrs. Crecynthia Williams. Eight daughters: Mrs. Tonya (Al) Coneway, Dublin, Georgia, Mrs. Marcia (Jarvis) Primus, Sparta, Georgia, Ms. Tammy Ford, Dublin, Georgia, Mrs. Lena (Ceric) Hawkins, Warner Robins, Georgia, Mrs. Courtney (Arnesco) Barrera, Alpharetta, Georgia, Ms. Glenda Graddy, Smyrna, Georgia, Ms. Teresa Mitchell, Dublin, Georgia, Ms. Jessica Jones, Tennille, Georgia. Four sons: Mr. Michael Williams, Wrightsville, Georgia, Mr. Tobias Williams, Mr. Ammiel (Tanika) McBride, Tennille, Georgia, Mr. Dykel Johnson, Decatur, Georgia. Mother: Mrs. Melzie D. Williams, Wrightsville, Georgia. Four sisters: Ms. Janice Wright, Ms. Gloria May, Mrs. Mahalia (Bobby) Devero, Wrightsville, Georgia, Mrs. Evelyn (Bob) Lumpkins, Atlanta, Georgia. Nine brothers: Mr. Wade (Betty) Williams, Harrison, Georgia, Mr. Jimmy (Glenda) Williams, Mr. Jasper (Carol) Williams Jr., Mr. Kenneth (Jerry) Williams, Wrightsville, Georgia, Mr. Earnest (Mary) Sampson, Dublin, Georgia, Bishop Richard (Jannie) Sampson, Decatur, Georgia, Mr. Henry Sampson, Pensacola, Florida, Mr. Thomas Sampson, Fayetteville, North Carolina, Mr. Anthony Williams, Wrightsville, Georgia. Thirty one grandchildren, three great grandchildren. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. EARNEST HARPER, JR., Tennille, Georgia passed away on February 22, 2017. Funeral services were held on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at Bethesda Christian Church, Tennille, Georgia with Rev. Otis Hilson officiating. Mr. Harper is survived by three sisters: Mrs. Annie (Eula) Hurst, Ms. Katie Dunn, Mrs. Diann (Alvin) Butts, Tennille, Georgia. Three aunts: Mrs. Julia Bell, Mrs. Ida Harden, Tennille, Georgia, Mrs. Lucille Foster, Easton, Pennsylvania. Two uncles: Mr. Leroy (Katie) Hurst, Mr. Roger Lee (Redell) Hurst, Easton, Pennsylvania. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. TOMMIE JONES, Sandersville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, February 20, 2017 at a local nursing home. Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Holly Spring Baptist Church with Rev. Levi White officiating. Interment was held in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens. Mr. Jones is survived by five daughters: Ms. Linda Jones, Ms. Lena Jones, Clearwater, Florida, Ms. Joyce Jones Larkins, Atlanta, Georgia, Ms. Dorothy Archer, Ms. Marie Yorker, Sandersville, Georgia. One son: Mr. H.L. Jones, St. Petersburg, Florida. Two sisters: Ms. Elizabeth Houston, Ms. Jaunita Gonder, Sandersville, Georgia. One brother: Mr. Alton Jones, Augusta, Georgia. Sixteen grandchildren. A devoted friend Ms. Betty White. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. JAMES FOSTER, passed away in Dover, Delaware. Funeral services were held on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at Green Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Paul Roberson officiating. Mr. Foster is survived by one son: Mr. James J. Foster, Tennille, Georgia. Four sisters: Mrs. Jane (Kenny) Hicks, Dover, Delaware, Ms. Martha Durden, Mrs. Mary Harris, Mrs. Annie Grace (Daniel) Cooper, Sandersville, Georgia. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MS. ELLA WATTS, passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at a local hospital. Funeral services were held on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at 1:30 P.M. at St. Galilee Holy Fellowship with Elder Ulyses Smith officiating. Interment was held in Jordan Grove Cemetery. The body will lie in state from 12:30 P.M. until the hour of the service. Ms. Watts is survived by three daughters: Mrs. Jewel (Steve) Grant, Ms. Gail Watts, Mrs. Hester (Ulysee) Smith, Sandersville, Georgia. Two sons: Mr. Lester (Helen) Watts, Mr. Trence Watts, Sandersville, Georgia. One sister: Ms. Ethel Yorker. One brother: Mr. James (Eddie Mae) Watts, Sylvania, Georgia. Fifteen grandchildren, six great grandchildren. Two aunts: Ms. Ola Bell Wiggins, Tennille, Georgia, Ms. Mary Baker. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. MELVIN JAMES, passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2017 in Milledgeville, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Ebenezer Seventh Day Adventist Church, 501 N. Liberty Street Milledgeville, Georgia with Pastor Allen Baldwin officiating. Interment was held in Una’s Memorial Park, Old Monticello Road Milledgeville, Georgia. The body will lie in state from 10:00 AM until the hour of the service. He is survived by his wife: Mrs. Iola Havior James, Milledgeville, Georgia.  Four daughters: Mrs. LaCrystal (James) Foster, Sandersville, Georgia, Ms. Jamandi Barnes, Ms. Jeanetta Havior, Ms. Janae Havior, Milledgeville, Georgia. Sons: Mr. Travarus Havior, Mr. McArthur Barnes, Milledgeville, Georgia. One sister: Ms. Bobby Roberson, Tennille, Georgia. One brother: Mr. Willie James, Powder Springs, Georgia. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
 
  • MR. JESSIE MILLER, JR., passed away on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at Smith Medical Nursing Care Center. Funeral services were held on Saturday, February 18 at 1:00 P.M. at Georgia Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Roy Grissom officiating. Interment was held in Union Hill Baptist Church cemetery. Mr. Miller is survived by two sons: Mr. Jessie Miller, Mr. Andreal Tucker, Tennille, Georgia. Three sisters: Ms. Sadie Jones, Tennille, Georgia, Ms. Janice Temple, Sandersville, Georgia, Ms. Wyomie Dixon, Atlanta, Georgia. One brother: Mr. Raymond Temple. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
  • MR. C.L. RUSSELL, SR., passed away on Saturday, February 4, 2017 in Dublin, Georgia. Funeral services were held on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Mount Sinai Baptist Church, Deepstep, Georgia with Elder Bobbie Russell officiating. Interment was held in Pleasant Grove Cemetery. The body will lie in state from 10:00 A.M. until the hour of the service. Interment will be held in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church cemetery.  Mr. Russell is survived by five daughters: Ms. Mattie Martin Gilbert, Mrs. Sally (J.C.) Martin, Sandersville, Georgia, Mrs. Glenda (Johnny) Askew, Mrs. Lena (Bobby) Lundy, Warthen, Georgia, Mrs. Harriett (Gary) Butler, Sparta, Georgia. Four sons: Mr. Bobbie (Regina) Russell, Petersburg, Virginia, Mr. Herman (Creasie) Russell, Mr. Darron (Karen) Russell, Sandersville, Georgia, Mr. Donald (Evelyn) Russell, Sparta, Georgia. Two sisters: Ms. Annie Reeves, Sandersville, Georgia, Ms. Dorothy Robinson, St. Petersburg, Florida. Two brothers: Mr. Owen (Sallie Mae) Russell, Mr. Claxton (Cecelia) Russell, Detroit, Michigan. Thirty-eight grandchildren, fifty-five great-grandchildren, six great-great grandchildren. Several other relatives and friends. M.C. Smith Funeral Home in charge.
     

 

                    

Contact

M.C. Smith Funeral Home, Inc.
117 Gilmore St
Sandersville, GA 31082-2107
Phone (478) 552-2591
Fax (478) 552-0788
mcsmithfuneralhome@yahoo.com

Hours of Operation

Monday - Sunday
9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
24/7 On Call

Service Area

Sandersville, GA and Surrounding Counties

Affiliations

Chamber of Commerce
Georgia Funeral Service Practitioners
National Funeral Directors & Mortician Association