7.28.18 obituaries

Rinehart & Sons


Leonard Junior McCombs

Jesup—Leonard Junior McCombs, 85, of Jesup died July 24, 2018, after an extended illness.

The Oklahoma native had lived in Wayne County most of his adult life. He was a retired truck driver,  a former Wayne County deputy and police officer, and a U.S. Army veteran.

He was predeceased by his wife, Melba Bell McCombs; a son, Leonard Junior McCombs Jr.; and sisters, Maxine and Ruthy.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Diane and Charles Williams of Jesup; three sons and two daughters-in-law, Marty and Debbie McCombs of Jesup, Eddie McCombs of Brunswick and Ricky and Luci McCombs of Screven; two brothers, Jerry McCombs of Turley, Oklahoma, and Bobby  McCombs of Texas; a sister, Deloma Bailey of Venita, Oklahoma; 10 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

A private burial was held July 27 in the Jesup City Cemetery.

Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


Raleigh W. Coleman

Jesup—Raleigh W. Coleman, 76, of Jesup died July 26, 2018, after an extended illness.

The Alamo native and former resident of Glynn County had lived in Wayne County the past 22 years. He was a member of Red Hill Baptist Church, a former employee with B&W and Georgia Pacific of Brunswick, and a U.S. Army veteran. He enjoyed woodworking, Nascar racing and rebuilding his golf cart.

He was predeceased by siblings Mary, Marvin, Merrin, Gwen, Naomi and Thomas Coleman.

Survivors include his wife, Darlene Drury Coleman of Jesup; two daughters, Leah Canady of Green Cove Springs, Florida, and Laura Hammer of Bradenton, Florida; a son, Wade Coleman of Aztez, New Mexico; stepsons, Kirk and Brent Thompson and Paul Miles; grandchildren, Heather, Kaitlyn, Sarah, Ava, Rebecca, William and Tyler; a great-grandson, Gaige; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held today (Saturday) at 11 a.m. at Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Ron Wilcox officiating. There will be an American Legion flag presentation.

Interment will be in Pinecrest Memorial Cemetery.  Active pallbearers will be Zak Conner, Russell Auldridge, Jay R. Jacobs, John Strickland, Robert Collier and Roger Collier.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. prior to services at the chapel.

Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements.


Jurrell Landon Quinn

Jesup—-Jurrell Landon Quinn, 70, of Hacketstown, New Jersey and formerly of Jesup, died July 23, 2018, after an extended illness.

Funeral services will be Aug. 1 at the Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Stanley Todd officiating. Interment will be in the Piney Grove Cemetery


Out of Town


Carroll W. Floyd

Hinesville—Carroll W. Floyd, 80, died July 12, 2018, at Liberty Regional Medical Center under the care of Georgia Hospice Care after a nine-year extended battle with pulmonary fibrosis.

A native and lifelong resident of Hinesville, he was born Dec. 31, 1937, to the late Peyton and Fannie Lou Phillips Floyd.  He was also predeceased by his brothers Jimmy, Jack, Bill, Earl and Edwin, and his sister, Claire.

He was a 1956 graduate of Bradwell Institute, served 10 years in the Georgia National Guard, and retired from the United States Postal Service after 30 years of service.  He was also employed with H&R Block Tax Services for more than 10 years.  He was a member of the Hinesville First United Methodist Church and the Methodist Men’s Fellowship.  He was noted for his wit and sense of humor. 

Survivors include his wife of nearly 50 years, Billie Ilee Groover Floyd; two sons and daughter-in-law, David, Jason and Becky; a granddaughter, Lily Ann Floyd; and two sisters-in-law, Carolyn M. Floyd and Cynthia M. Floyd.

Funeral services were held July 17 at

Hinesville First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Doug Force officiating.  Interment will follow in Hinesville Cemetery. 

Honorary pallbearers will be the Methodist Men’s Fellowship and Bradwell Institute Class of 1956. 

In lieu of flowers, remembrances are suggested to Hinesville First United Methodist Church, 203 N. Main St., Hinesville, GA  31313.

Carter Funeral Home Oglethorpe Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at www.carter




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