Obituaries

Ira Melton Rhoden

Ira Melton Rhoden, age 78, passed away Friday, August 5. He was born on July 19, 1944 to Smith Rhoden and Marjorie Glisson Rhoden and…


Nioma B. Westberry, 84, entered into eternal Heaven on Friday, August 5. Nioma was born July 9, 1938 in Claxton, Georgia to Effie Mae and…


Carol E. Webb

Carol E. Webb, 65, passed away August 4 at Memorial Health. She was preceded in death by her parents, Willie and Louise Anderson; brothers, Willie…



Jasper ‘Jack’ Walters

Jasper ‘Jack’ Walters, 73, passed away July 26 at Evans Memorial Hospital in Claxton. Born in Whiteville, N.C., he lived in that state most of…


Robert Benjamin Hurst

Robert Benjamin Hurst, 63, passed away at Ogeechee Area Hospice House in Statesboro, Ga. Born in Savannah, Robert moved with his family to Claxton as…


Fran E. Hodges

Fran E. Hodges, 68, passed away July 22, 2022 at her home. She had a love for children which led her to co-own and operate…


Marion Donnell Harden

Marion Donnell Harden, 89, of Moultrie, formerly of Claxton, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2022, at Pruitt Health-Magnolia Manor. Funeral services will be held…



Edward Tucker

Edward Tucker, 90, passed away July 13. A native of Claxton, Georgia, Edward proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War. After…