12.27.17 Obituaries

Rinehart & Sons
 
Ann Yarbrough Anderson
Jesup—Ann Yarbrough Anderson, 85, of Jesup died Dec. 23, 2017, after an extended illness.
The Landover, Maryland, native had lived in Wayne County most of her adult life. She was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church and a homemaker who loved quilting. She worked several years in the sewing factories and preparing meals for the Jesup Stockyard employees and customers. She always enjoyed visiting with her family and friends, too.
She was predeceased by her former husband, Joe Yarbrough Sr.; a daughter, Kathleen Yarbrough; and two sons, Joe Yarbrough Jr. and Leon Clayton Yarbrough.
Survivors include her husband of 27 years, Kenneth Anderson of Jesup; a son and daughter-in-law, Andy and Gloria Yarbrough of Jesup; a daughter, Josie Craggs of St. Augustine, Florida; a brother, Robert Fleming of Waldorf, Maryland; and several grandchildren, step-children, step-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held today (Wednesday) at 3 p.m. at Rinehart and Sons Chapel with the Rev. Calvin Anderson officiating.
Interment will be in the Old Bethel Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be her family.
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. prior to services at the funeral home.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 
Thomas “Cecil” Marr
Jesup—Thomas “Cecil” Marr, 80, of Jesup died Dec. 24, 2017, in Appling County Health Care after an extended illness.
The Wayne County native was a member of O’Quinn Baptist Church, a U.S. Army veteran and a 1960 Jesup High School graduate.
He worked for many years as a brick mason and enjoyed fox hunting, working with his dogs and fishing.
He was predeceased by his parents, Arthur and Winnie Harper Marr, and a sister, Mary Alice Thomas.
Survivors include a sister and brother-in-law, Peggy and Ritch Aspinwall of Odum; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Grady and Mable Marr of Jesup, and Herschel and Kay Marr of Jesup; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services were held Dec. 26 at O’Quinn Baptist Church with the Rev. Gerald Greenlee and the Rev. Donnie Mullis officiating. Interment was in O’Quinn Church Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were his nephews. Honorary pallbearers were members of the Senior Adult Sunday School Class of O’Quinn Baptist Church.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Bertha Warner Tabb
Indian Beach, North Carolina—Bertha Warner Tabb, 87, of Indian Beach, North Carolina, died Dec. 23, 2017, at her home after an extended illness. She would have been 88 on Christmas Day.
The Brantley County native and former resident of Jesup had lived in Franklin, North Carolina, and was a member of Longview Baptist Church. Prior to her husband’s death, she was a homemaker, a master gardener and an excellent seamstress. She last worked in her son-in-law’s cabinet shop where she applied a fine furniture finish to custom cabinets.
She was predeceased by her parents, James and Lessie Drury Warner; a son, Gary Tabb; and brothers, T.D., John, Floyd and Ernest Warner.
She was the matriarch of five living generations, including a daughter and son-in-law, Deborah and Donald Duncan of Indian Beach; a son, Roy Tabb III of Indian Beach; grandchildren and their spouses, Roy IV and Dana Tabb, Shane and Becky Tabb, and Trellias Manning, all of Jesup, Donna and Adam Youngblood of Winterville, Charlie Bogue of Winterville, Joey and Emily Fennell of Colbert, and Cayla and Chris Faulk of Midway; great-grandchildren, Roy Tabb V, Sarah Godfrey, Amber and Dalton Youngblood, Kyle and Elizabeth Bogue, Danielle Phillips, Olivia Manning, Sabastain and Joey Fennell, and Arielle, Alexis, Sidney and Katie Tabb; and great-great-grandchildren, Carson, Melissa, Bryelle, Grayson, Ryder and Kinsley.
Funeral services will be held today (Wednesday) at 11 a.m. at Rinehart and Sons Chapel with the Rev. Russ Graham and Bishop George Moxley officiating. Interment will be in the Ammons-Warner Cemetery in Brantley County.
Active pallbearers will be grandsons, Charlie Bogue, Dalton Youngblood, Adam Youngblood, Roy Tabb V, Shane Tabb and Joey Fennell.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. prior to services at the funeral home.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home of Jesup is in charge of arrangements.
 
Leonard “Lenny” Troupe Sr.
Jesup—Leonard “Lenny” Troupe Sr., 65, of Jesup died Dec. 25, 2017, after an extended illness.
The Massachusetts native had lived in Wayne County the past 30 years and was a U.S. Army veteran. The retired truck driver enjoyed watching NASCAR and tinkering with all kinds of mechanical work.
He especially loved spending time with his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchild.
Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Cathy G. Troupe of Jesup; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Leonard Allen “Lenny” Troupe Jr. of Jesup and Tommy and Beth Troupe of Jesup; three grandchildren and their spouses, Ashwin, Josh and Lenora and Christian Troupe; a great-grandchild, Gabriel Troupe; three sisters, Judy Caldwell, Dori Flerra and Dottie Carew; three brothers, Johnny, Russell and Carl Troupe; and several nieces and nephews.
Private memorial services will be held by the family.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home of Jesup is in charge of arrangements.
 
Jason Waters
Jesup—Jason Waters, 35, of Jesup died Dec. 24, 2017, in St. Joseph’s Hospital.
The Adel native had lived in Jesup most of his life and was a U.S. Marine veteran. He was a former diesel mechanic and enjoyed riding four-wheelers, fishing and taking his children to watch monster-truck shows.
He was predeceased by his grandparents, Peggy “Honey” Ussery and Melvin and Mary Waters, and uncle, Calvin Ussery.
Survivors include a daughter, Addison Waters of Jesup; a son, Aaron Waters of Jesup; his parents, Mike Waters and Charlie Dominey of Jesup; a sister, Kali Waters of Jesup; two brothers, Jacob Waters of Gainesville and Josh Waters of Hortense; three nephews, Jayden Davis, Brayden Davis and McKinley Garcia; grandparents, Karate and Barbara Magee of Jesup and James Ussery of Valdosta; great-grandparents, Elmer and Barbara Magee of Jesup; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Memorial services will be held Dec. 29 at 11 a.m. at Rinehart and Sons Chapel with the Rev. Vann Dempsey officiating.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the funeral home.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements.
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