Obituaries

Charles William Hearn, Sr.

Charles William Hearn, Sr., 91, passed away January 12 at Community Hospice in Vidalia.  He was a native and lifelong resident of Evans County.  He…


Thorton (Buddy) Coley, Jr.

Thorton (Buddy) Coley, Jr., 72, passed away January 9 after an extended illness. He was a native and lifelong resident of Evans County.  He was…


Lily Mae Graham Harris

Mrs. Lily Mae Graham Harris was the oldest of four children born to the late Richard and Lottie Mae Bobbitt Graham in Tattnall County. She was…


Helen W. Medlin

Helen W. Medlin, age 76, passed away on January 3, at Ogeechee Area Hospice after a long fought battle with Parkinson’s disease.  The Kentucky native…


Miriam Elizabeth Lane

Miriam Elizabeth Lane, age 60, passed away at home on January 1 after a lengthy illness.   Born in Heidelberg, Germany, the daughter of a U.S….


Janie Francis Sheffield

Janie Francis Sheffield, 78, passed away January 5, at Candler Hospital in Savannah. She was a native and lifelong resident of Evans County and a…


Malcolm ‘Papa’ Emanuel, Sr.

Malcolm ‘Papa’ Emanuel, Sr., 74, passed away peacefully at his home December 24 in Paris, Ky. Mr. Emanuel was born on August 4, 1942 in…


Gary Allen Hunter

Mr. Gary Allen Hunter, age 65, died Wednesday, January 4 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center following a long illness. Mr. Hunter was born in…


Anne Kennedy DeLoach

Anne Kennedy DeLoach, 87, died Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016 at her home. The widow of the late Judge Harry R. DeLoach lived most of her…


Kenny J. Clark

Kenny J. Clark, 61, passed away January 1 at Evans Memorial Hospital. He was a native of Santa Barbara, Calif., but had resided in Claxton…