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O Bryant Chapel Funeral Homes

34550 Al Highway 43
Thomasville, AL 36784
(334) 636-4456
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Reese's Funeral Home

510 Noble Avenue West
Thomasville, AL 36784
(334) 636-4411
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Thomasville AL Obituaries and Death Notices

Irwin McNeely

Monday, June 26, 2017

Dennis of Franklin, Virginia; daughter, Mitzi Cobb of Naples, Florida; son Irwin (Neil) Hollar McNeely Jr. and wife, Carol of Christiansburg, Virginia; sisters, Dorothy (Dot) Elliott of Thomasville, North Carolina and Katherine (Kitty) Baird of Morganton, North Carolina.He was blessed with four grandchildren, John Blythe of Franklin, Virginia; Kelly Cobb of Naples, Florida; Irwin H. (Trey) McNeely III, and Rachel McNeely of Christiansburg, Virginia; and with four great grandchildren, Jacob, Mia, and Lucas Blythe of Franklin, Virginia; and Devin Oetman of Naples, Florida; and many cherished nieces and nephews.He spent his youth in Morganton, North Carolina where he attained the rank of Eagle Scout. He was a graduate of Duke University and Duke University School of Medicine and completed his medical training at Bethesda Naval Hospital. He served as a medical officer in the US Navy from 1953 to 1956 and was assigned to the USS Fremont. He found his lifelong home, as a general practitioner in Franklin, Virginia, affiliated with Southampton Memorial Hospital. He was past president of the Tri-County Medical Society, served as delegate for the Virginia Medical Society for 15 years, and was a member of the American Medical Association and Southern Medical Association. After 36 years of private practice, Dr. McNeely became Medical Director for Union Camp Corporation. He continued as the paper mill’s medical director through its acquisition by International Paper, serving in that position for 10 years. He became a member of the college of Occupational and Environmental Medi

Teenager dies from smoke inhalation suffered Wednesday - Lexington Dispatch

Monday, January 23, 2017

By Mat BattsThe DispatchA teenager died Wednesday night following a house fire on Cub Drive in Thomasville, according to the girl’s grandfather.The Rev. Dr. Charles Harris confirmed Thursday that his granddaughter, Abby Blair, 18, passed away as a result of smoke inhalation suffered during the fire.Harris said Blair died peacefully around 10 p.m. Wednesday.“She was a committed Christian,” Harris said of his granddaughter. “Through the Lord, we are going to get through this.”Harris described Blair as special girl with a great personality who was very outgoing.Firefighters were dispatched to 22 Cub Drive at 11:54 a.m. Wednesday, according to Adam Miller, deputy chief of the Hasty Fire Department.Upon arrival, firefighters were notified by the resident that her daughter - Blair - was still in the home. She was taken to the burn center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, according to Miller.Next-door neighbor DeeDee Howard identified Blair Wednesday and said Blair's mother left the home to get help for her daughter and asked Howard to call emergency services.“I w

January 5, 2017 - WJHnews

Monday, January 16, 2017

Marie Powers BurgessBLACKSHEAR — Marie Wade Powers Burgess, 97, of Blackshear, passed away Thursday afternoon (Dec. 22, 2016) at the Pierce County Nursing Home.Born in Thomasville, Feb. 3, 1919, she lived in Boligee, Ala., and Atlantic Beach, Fla., for many years before moving to Blackshear in 2009. She and her late husband, Alfred Ernest Burgess, were the former owners and operators of the Rainbow Roller Rink in Lithonia for 30 years (raising three generations of wonderful skaters that knew her as “Ms. B”) and then worked at the Bar Circle Ranch in Boligee, Ala. for 25 years.Later she was a resident of and secretary for the Sevilla Condominium Association in Atlantic Beach, Fla., before moving to Blackshear. She was a faithful and dedicated church leader and Sunday School teacher all of her life. At the time of her death, she was a member of First Baptist Church in Blackshear.She was a daughter of the late William Nathan and Minnie Franks Garland Powers. In addition to her husband, she was also preceded in death by all four of her brothers, Claude Garland, D.L. Garland, the Rev. Otis Garland and Henry Garland.Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Harold Dire, of Blackshear; her grandchildren, Crystal Dire and Glenn (Beth) Dire; great-grandchildren, Lee (Dani) Dire, Dalton Newsome and Haley Newsome (Gaige Gilliard); a great-great-grandson, Walker Gilliard; sister, Jessie McCullough, of Atlantic Beach; and numerous loving and adored nieces, nephews and friends.A memorial service will be held Saturday morning at 11 o’clock in the Pearson-Dial Chapel.Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Sycamore Tree, 204 NW Central Ave., Blackshear, Ga. 31516.Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online register at www.pearsondial.comPearson-Dial Funeral Home, Inc., of Blackshear is in charge of the arrangements.Inez HodgeA celebration of life service for Inez Hodge, 91, will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Congregational First Born Church, 822 Morton Ave., with the church pastor, Elder Otis Moody Sr., presiding and the Rev. William Simmons, pastor of Light of the World Ministries, offering words of comfort.She was born March 6, 1925 in Enigma in Berrien County to the late Elvin Lawson and Mary Allen Jones. She moved to Waycross at an early age where she received her formal education from the Waycross Public School System and attended Center High School.She was employed at the Green Frog Restaurant as a cook for more than 40 years until the business moved to Orlando, Fla. She was a licensed beaut

Phillip Albert Harrell - West Alabama Watchman

Monday, October 31, 2016

Camp Maubila and a member of Antioch Baptist Church.He is survived by his daughter, Deidra Harrell of Atlanta, GA; son, Roy Allen Harrell of Birmingham, Ala.; two sisters, Carolyn (Robert) Hill of Thomasville, Ala.; and Ida (Larry) Kearley of Grove Hill, Ala.; several nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, and great-great nieces and nephews.Visitation will be held at Antioch Baptist Church on Thursday, Oct. 27 from 1 p.m. until the 2:30 p.m. service time. Burial will be at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery in Grove Hill, Ala.Arrangements by O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville, Ala.All obituaries taken from the website of the corresponding funeral home unless otherwise noted.Share this:

Jack and Joan Briggs to be honored by the United Way of Davidson County - Lexington Dispatch

Monday, October 03, 2016

Joan Briggs has been very active in the community and served on numerous board of directors in Davidson County, including, Hospice of Davidson County, American Red Cross, Mountain Vista Health Park, Thomasville Medical Center Foundation, Davidson County Community College and United Way of Davidson County. Her contributions to each organization and commitment to fulfill their mission are invaluable.In 2012, North Carolina Gov. Beverly Perdue presented Jack Briggs the Order of The Long Leaf Pine, for his service to North Carolina. This award is the state’s highest civilian award. Jack and Joan were also named the 2015 Founders’ Award winners from Hospice of Davidson County. This award recognizes those who have made significant contributions to the success and longevity of Hospice of Davidson County.The Briggs have one son, Daniel (wife Laurie), and one daughter, Jodie. They are also proud grandparents of four grandchildren, Sidney, Lyndon, Hadley and Jack II.The United Way Benefactor’s Club is composed of persons who invested at least $500 to the Annual United Way Campaign. Last year 639 Davidson County citizens were members of this Leadership Giving Club.The United Way of Davidson County is currently in the midst of a $1.7 million dollar annual campaign that will be invested in Davidson County to inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow. Persons wishing to contribute to the local United Way may do so by calling (336) 249-2532.

James Glen Day - West Alabama Watchman

Monday, September 26, 2016

Day. He was a former truck driver and a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church in Chilton, AL.He is survived by two daughters, Mandy (Nick) Shaughnessy of Haines City, FL; and Tamara (Caleb) Norris of Thomasville, AL; father, Moody Glen Day of Chilton, AL; sister, Latisa (Stan) Sheehan of Thomasville, AL; 8 grandchildren, Bailey Shaughnessy, Riley Shaughnessy, Kinley Shaughnessy, Hunter Norris, Ryan Norris, Ella Norris, Natalie Norris, and Eli Norris.Visitation will be held at Oak Grove Baptist Church on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Funeral services will be held at Oak Grove Baptist Church on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 11:00 am with Rev. Morris Hill and Rev. Butch Starks officiating. Burial will be in the Smith Cemetery in Chilton, AL.Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to: A Team Ministries, 3 Office Park Circle, Suite 105, Mountain Brook, AL 35223, www.ateamministries.orgArrangements by O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville, AL.All obituaries taken from the website of the corresponding funeral home unless otherwise noted.Share this:

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June 9, 2017 - WJHnews

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Ann), of Waycross, and Steven Lynn (wife Anitra), of Barney, four grandchildren, Ashley Strickland (husband Chris), of Jesup, Jamie Ray (husband Michael), of Waycross, Bryon Lynn (wife Tracy), of Thomasville, and Trevis Guy (wife Leslie), of Waverly, 13 grandchildren, a sister, Betty Lynn Bobbitt, of Redondo Beach, Calif., and nieces, nephews and other relatives.Memorial donations may be made in his memory to Calvary Baptist Church, 1622 Gibbs St., Waycross, Ga. 31503.A funeral will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Music Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.Members of the Senior Men’s Sunday School class of Calvary Baptist Church are asked to gather at the chapel at 2:30 p.m. Sunday to serve as honorary pallbearers.The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Saturday at Music Funeral Home.Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.Floyd Eugene JenkinsFloyd Eugene Jenkins, 59, passed away early Thursday morning (June 1, 2017) after battling a long-term illness.He was born Dec. 6, 1957 to the late Deacon and Deaconess Frank and Lorene Jenkins. He accepted the Lord at an early age and joined St. James Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of the Rev. James M. Butler.He received his early education at Pierce County Training School in Patterson. After moving to Waycross, he completed his education at Waycross High School with the graduating class of 1977. He furthered his education at ATI in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., with a diploma in heating and air conditioning.He leaves to mourn his passing, the mother of his children, Neddra Price; three children, Floyd Jenkins Jr., Andre’ Price, Nedra Brown; five grandchildren; a special friend and faithful companion, Linda Bryant; seven siblings to cherish his memory, Cora Bailey, Anne, Janice, Constance Muhammad (Wilbert), Garrison, Leonard and Carlton Jenkins; special nieces, Rachelle, Kiaa, Bette, Amani and Fatima, who provided love and care for him; and a host of niec

November 30, 2016 - WJHnews

Monday, December 05, 2016

Alwinter E. YoungAlwinter Evans Young, 91, of Waycross, entered into eternal rest Friday (Nov. 25, 2016) in Thomasville after an extended illness.She was born March 26, 1925, in Waycross, to the late Jesse and Willie Evans. She received her formal education from the Waycross Public School System and graduated from Center High School in 1944.She accepted Christ as her personal savior at an early age and became a dedicated and proud member of Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church. She was an employee of Southland Pecan Company for many years before her retirement.A devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, cousin and friend, Alwinter’s charm, sense of humor and kind spirit will be missed by all had the privilege to know her.In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by he husband, Joseph Young Sr., a son, Joseph Young Jr., three brothers, Samuel Evans, Jesse Evans and Ernest Evans, two sisters, Gladys Evans Welch and Willie Nease Evans Rood.A celebration of life service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 702 Arnold McKinney Drive,

John Maxwell “Max” Wood - Gulf Coast News Today

Monday, November 28, 2016

Alice Katherine Corbin (Sean) of Anderson, South Carolina, William Wood Quinley, Emelie Louise Wood, John Christopher Wood of Fairhope; one brother, Rex Wood (Betty Kaye) of Thomasville.Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016 at Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Home, Fairhope.Interment will follow at Memory Gardens of Fairhope.In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Children's Building Fund at First Baptist Church, Fairhope, 300 S. Section St., Fairhope, AL 36532.Arrangements by Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 19698 Greeno Road, Fairhope, AL 36532.

Mildred Inez Weatherly - West Alabama Watchman

Monday, September 26, 2016

Mildred Inez Weatherly age 88 of Thomasville, AL died August 28, 2016 at the Thomasville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. She was born March 9, 1928 in Peacock, AL to James Matthew Johnson and Alice Virginia Phillips Johnson. She was a former seamstress with Vanity Fair and was a member of First Baptist Church Fulton.She is survived by two sons, Nolan Darrell Weatherly and Donald Ray Weatherly of Fulton, AL; four daughters, Patricia Green of Grove Hill, AL; Jean (Wendell) Kirkland of Millry, AL; Wanda (Dewey) Chalk of Grove Hill, AL; and Shirley (H.G.) Phillips of Dickinson, AL; brother, Julius Johnson of Grove Hill, AL; two sisters, Marlene Drinkard of Thomasville, AL; and Wylene Boney of Butler, AL; 10 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, and 3 great-great grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Weatherly, her parents, James Matthew and Alice Virginia Johnson, her brother, James Johnson, and her sister, Nell GodwinVisitation will be held at First Baptist Church Fulton on Tuesday, August 30