11.16.16 obituaries

Rinehart & Sons
 
Patty Rena Floyd
Jesup—Patty Rena Floyd, 54, of Jesup died Nov. 15, 2016.
The Wayne County native was the daughter of Maurice and Beulah Blanton Floyd.
Survivors include her brother and sister-in-law, Randy and Barbara Floyd of Midway; a sister and brother-in-law, Donna and Leon McKenzie of Twin City; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Graveside funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at New Hope Cemetery with Pastor Hulet Smith officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorial donations be given to Seeds of Hope, 130 S. Brunswick Street, Jesup, GA 31546.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rinehartandsons.com.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home of Jesup is in charge of arrangements.
 
Howard-Ludowici
 
Doris Barrett Billings
Ludowici—Doris Barrett Billings, 92, died Nov.14, 2016, at her home under the care of her family and Georgia Hospice Care.
She was born in Miami, Florida; was raised in Cairo; and had lived in Long County for more than 62 years. She, along with her late husband, Zip, owned and operated Doris & Zip’s service station, but she was best known for her expertise in fishing and for her delicious barbecue. She was accomplished at fishing the local waters and enjoyed playing canasta with her ladies group. She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star and Ludowici First Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, A.A. “Zip” Billings and an infant son, George Thomas Stephens.
Survivors are her daughters and son-in-law, Joan and Wendell Theus and Nancy Miller of Ludowici; sister and brother-in-law, Helen and Hugh Cunningham; and brother and sister-in-law, Howard Jr. and Judy Barrett, all of Cairo; grandchildren, Jeremy Theus, Wendy Barker and husband, Owen, Virginia Harden, Cody Branham, and Karen and Billy Billings; six great-grandchildren, several great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. 
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. in the Howard Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Eric Rentz and the Rev. Andy Pusser officiating. Burial will follow in the Baggs Cemetery.
Visitation will be held today (Wednesday) from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Active pallbearers will be Olan Passmore, Rusty Shahan, Jason Tschantez, Cody Branham, Gary Gordon and Owen Barker.
Honorary pallbearers will be The Card Ladies.
Remembrances are suggested to Georgia Hospice Care, 141 S. Macon St., Jesup, GA 31545, or First Baptist Ludowici, P.O. Box 489, Ludowici, GA 31316.
Family and friends may sign the online register at www.howardfuneralga.com
Howard Funeral Home of Ludowici is in charge of arrangements.
 
Out of Town
 
Carletha Grace Richardson-Robinson 
Atlanta—Carletha Grace Richardson-Robinson died Nov. 13, 2016, at Emory Hospital in Atlanta. 
Funeral Services will be at Emory Chapel United Methodist Church Nov. 19 at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at Penholloway Cemetery on Bethlehem Road.
Visitation will be Friday at 6 p.m.
Hall, Jones and Brown Funeral Home of Brunswick is in charge of arrangements.
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