12.7.16 obituaries

Rinehart & Sons
 
Geraldine B. Harvey
Jesup—Geraldine B. Harvey, 55, of Jesup died peacefully in her sleep Dec. 4, 2016, at Altamaha Nursing Home.
The Wayne County native was a former certified nursing assistant with Bayview Nursing Home and a U.S. Army veteran.
She was predeceased by her parents, Rufus and Katheryn Eason Blocker, and five siblings.
She is survived by her four daughters, Bobbie Jean Harvey, Kathryn Noel, Ashley Noel and Casey Noel, and grandchildren, Lucas Isaiah Chavis, Savanna Jayde Tidwell, Andrew Lee Blocker, Hailey Elizabeth May Noel, Mariah Jayden Noel, Jaelun Joseph Noel, Makhaida Mae Noel, Elizabeth Wharton and Sarah Wharton.
A Celebration of Life Ceremony will be held in her memory and in honor of her life. Those who wish to attend can contact the family for further information.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rinehartandsons.com.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home of Jesup is in charge of arrangements.
 
Samuel L. Moody
Jesup—Samuel L. Moody, 58, of Jesup died Dec. 3, 2016, at his residence after an extended illness.
The Wayne County native was a member of Epworth United Methodist Church, a 1977 Wayne County High School graduate and a former employee of Wayne Memorial Hospital maintenance program.
He enjoyed fishing, camping and spending time with his family.
He was predeceased by his parents, Emory and Patsy Ryals Moody.
Survivors include his wife of 10 years, Angie Redish Moody of Jesup; stepchildren and a spouse, Heather and Eric Wilson of Grimesland, North Carolina, and Michael Langston of Jesup; a stepgranddaughter, Addison Wilson; five brothers and four sisters-in-law, Mike and Debra Moody of Glennville, Gary and Wanda Moody of Jesup, Timmy Moody of Jesup, Bruce and Teresa Moody of Vidalia, and Kevin and Linda Moody of Jacksonville, Florida; several nieces, nephews and cousins, including Melody Hodges of Jesup; a special friend, Bobby Deloach; a mother-in-law, Marlene Redish of Jesup; and a father-in-law and his wife, Ronnie and Patsy Redish of Lumberton, North Carolina.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.                                          
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 
Gerta Mosley Tillman
Townsend—Gerta Mosley Tillman, 74, of Town-send died unexpectedly at her home on Dec. 2, 2016.
The McIntosh County native was born on Jan. 5, 1942, to Ark and Lela Mosley. She was a member of Townsend Church of God for many years, serving as a Sunday school teacher for more than 50 years. She loved her Lord and Savior.
She was a former employee of Altama Delta Corporation in Darien, and she retired from the The Gift Wrap Company in Midway in 2004. She was known as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. She enjoyed flowers, sewing and being with her family.
She was predeceased by her husband, Paschal Tillman; parents, Ark and Lela Groover Mosley; and a sister, Minnie Lee Rowe.
She is dearly loved and survived by her child, Sandra Cauley of Sevierville, Tennessee; a grandson, Jesse Cauley of Sevierville, Tennessee; brothers and sisters-in-law, Gerald and Gloria Jean  Mosley of Brunswick and Ernest and Velma Mosley of Townsend; several nieces and nephews; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
Funeral services were held Dec. 6 at Townsend Church of God with Pastor Jeremy Deloach, the Rev. Grady Albritton, the Rev. Danny Stillwell and the Rev. Jaime Rivera officiating. Interment was in Ebenezer Cemetery in Eulonia. Active pallbearers were Charles Rowe, Jason Ryals, Billy Middleton, Mickey Ryals, Dwayne Ryals and Gary Ryals.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rinehartandsons.com.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
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Julia Marie Sayrange
Macon—Julia Marie Say-range, 57, a resident of Macon and a native of Jesup died Dec. 3, 2016, at Madison Health Center in Macon, following an extensive illness. 
She was born Dec. 23, 1958, to the late, Johnson Armstrong and Idella Bryant-Baker in Jesup. She was educated in the public school system of Wayne County, graduating in the class of 1976. She was a member of St. Paul Church of God, where she served on the Pastor’s Aid Board. She was employed with J.L. BBQ in Macon, with the Kiwi Restaurant and as a certified nursing assistant at Rest Awhile Convalescent Center in Jesup. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family, making sure everyone was taken care of. 
She was preceded in death by both parents; two sisters, Elizabeth Bryant and Deon Williams, and a brother, Henry Allen.
She is survived by two devoted daughters, Stephanie Fuller and Aquana Fuller, both of Decatur; one granddaughter, Markilea Goodman; two great-grandchildren, Dariyah Goodman and Antonio Lewis; four sisters and two brothers-in-law, Gail and Jason Bennett, Lisa Allen, Jessica Beasley and Shirley and Joseph Rauls, all of Jesup; three brothers and two sisters-in-law, Curtis and Tawanna Fuller of Ohio, Thomas and Pearl Allen of Jesup, and Leon Allen of Tampa, Florida; a great-uncle and his spouse, Henry and Doris Bryant of Jesup; her godchildren, Adrian Griffin of Jesup, Taz Renwick of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and Rod Holmes of Fayetteville; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
There will not be a wake. Remains will lie in state one hour prior to services Dec. 10 at 3 p.m. at St. John First Born Holiness Church, 386 W. Poplar St.
Royal Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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