1.4.17 Obituaries

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Kevin Joel Hobbs
Jesup—Kevin Joel Hobbs, 48, of Jesup died Nov. 23, 2016, in Wayne Memorial Hospital.
The Duval County, Florida, native attended Unity Church of God and was a retired computer technician. He loved to travel and watch car remodels, but his passion was helping others with their computer problems.
He was predeceased by his wife, Crystal Dowdy Hobbs, and grandparents, Daris and Irene Kent and Irene Prince.
Survivors include his son, Joel Isaiah Hobbs of Jesup; a stepson, Luke Sample of Jesup; his mother, Wynell Kent Hobbs of Jesup; his father, Bobby Joel Hobbs of Panama City, Florida; sisters, Terry and Jody Inghan of Jacksonville, Florida; a brother and sister-in-law, Larry and Stephanie Goodrich of Jacksonville, Florida; and several nieces and cousins.
Memorial services will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. at Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Stanley Todd officiating.
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. prior to services at the funeral home.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rinehartandsons.com.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 
Bob Greenburg
Jesup—Bob Greenburg, 76, of Jesup Jan. 1, 2017, at his residence after a brief illness.
The Ohio native attended Little Creek Baptist Church and Midway Baptist Church. He worked in jewelry sales most of his life and recently with Reed’s Jewelry Store in Brunswick.
He was an outdoorsman who truly loved to fish.
Survivors include his wife of 32 years, Sissy Greenburg of Jesup; daughters, Robbin Greenburg of Dayton, Ohio, and Barbara Boehl of Cincinnati, Ohio; grandchildren, Chad Harper, Tyler Harper and Travis Boehl; and great-grandchildren, Kaden and Tyson.
Memorial services will be held today (Wednesday) at 11 a.m. at Little Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Richard Johnson and the Rev. Wayne Manning officiating.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. prior to services at the church.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rinehartandsons.com.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 
Gail Stewart Martin
Jesup—Gail Stewart Martin, 55, of Jesup and Waycross died Dec. 30, 2016, of a heart attack.
She graduated from Waycross High School, obtained a bachelor’s degree in social work, worked at several retail outlets and was employed with Hospice of South Georgia at the time of her death.
She enjoyed fishing and reading and always enjoyed spending time with her children and family.
Her parents, Jim and Carolyn Stewart, and her brother, David Wayne Stewart, preceded her in death.
Survivors include her daughter, Layne Martin and her fiancé, Ryan Chabrecek, of Screven;a son, Devin Martin of Screven; sisters, Debbie Stewart and Melissa Stewart of Waycross; a brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Debra Stewart of Richmond Hill; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services were held Jan. 2 at Rinehart and Sons Chapel with the Rev. Tim Rowell officiating.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rinehartandsons.com.
 
Fred H. Miller
Jesup—Fred H. Miller, 74, of Jesup died Jan. 1, 2017, after an extended illness.
The Virginia native lived in Wayne County most his adult life and was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a truck driver for Jimmy Lane Logging Company and enjoyed fishing when he wasn’t working.
Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Alice Stephens Miller of Jesup; three daughters and a son-in-law, Sharon Lane, Chris Miller and Angie and Ernie Rolls, all of Jesup; six sons and a daughter-in-law, Freddie Miller, Terry Miller, Scott Miller, Marty and Jeannette Teston, Eddie Griffis and Kenneth Wilkerson, all of Jesup; several grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; a sister, Sally Lipford of Hopewell, Virginia; a brother and sister-in-law, Mack and Betty Steadman of Richmond, Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Stanley Todd officiating. Interment will be in Red Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. prior to services at the funeral home.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rinehartandsons.com.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 
Jacob “Greg” Sills
Jesup—Jacob “Greg” Sills, 41, of Jesup died Dec. 30, 2016, in St. Joseph Hospital after an extended illness.
The Fernandina Beach, Florida, native and former resident of Glynn and Brantley counties went to school in Brantley County and attended the College of Coastal Georgia.
He lived in Wayne County the past 14 years and was a member of New Life Pentecostal Church and a former employee of King & Prince Seafood of Brunswick. He enjoyed fishing, all kinds of music and playing the guitar and drums.
He was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, George and Sue Sills; an uncle, Herbert Sills; and maternal great-grandparents, Walter and Grace Morgan.
Survivors include his mother, Wanda Sills of Jesup; a brother, Dusty Sills of Jesup; an uncle, Doug Sills of Brunswick; a niece, Lindsey Sills of Wrightsville; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services were held Jan. 3 at Union Baptist Church with the Rev. Justin Drawdy and Dr. Mike VonMoss officiating. Interment was in Union Cemetery. Active pallbearers were friends.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rinehartandsons.com.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Carey Lamar Wilson
Savannah—Carey Lamar Wilson, 76, of Savannah and Rincon died Dec. 29, 2016, after a short illness.
The Alma native lived in Chatham County most of his life, was a 21-year U.S. Air Force veteran, and was a former employee with Gulf Stream in Savannah.
He was predeceased by his wife, Marilyn Wester Wilson; parents, Jimmy and Tulaf Wilson; a brother, George Wilson; and a sister, Virginia Wilson.
Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Lynn and Tony Vickery of Rincon; sisters, LaFaye Cole of Alma, Lona Edens of Rincon and Sharon Taylor of Tullahoma, Tennessee; a granddaughter, Piper Carlyn Vickery of Rincon; and several nieces and nephews.
Military graveside services were held Dec. 31 at Odum City Cemetery with the Rev. Danny Webber officiating.
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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The Rev. Dickie W. Johnson
Covington—The Rev. Dickie W. Johnson, 72, of Covington died Jan. 1, 2017.
He was ordained in Brunswick at the age of 19 and served as a pastor for 52 years. He pastored churches in Wheeler, Telfair, Laurens, Berrien and Wayne counties before moving to Newton County, where he served as pastor for Porterdale Baptist Church for 32 years.
He was an avid deer hunter and University of Georgia Bulldog fan. He always supported his grandsons in whatever activity they were involved.
He will be remembered by his family and friends as a loving husband, father, grandfather, and cherished pastor and friend.
He was preceded in death by his parents, W.D. and Mary Alice Brown Johnson.
Survivors include his loving wife of 53 years, Polly Johnson of Covington; a daughter and son-in-law, René and D.J. Seals of Covington; two grandsons, Jared Seals, Parker Wayne Seals; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Jean and John Carlton, and Melissa and Pat Reddish; a brother and sister-in-law, Harry and Sarah Johnson; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Thursday at First Baptist Church, 1139 Usher Street, Covington, with the Rev. David Wheeler and Dr. Cody McNutt officiating.  Interment will follow in Lawnwood Memorial Park.
Friends may visit with the family today (Wednesday) from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the fellowship hall at First Baptist Church in Covington.  In lieu of flowers contributions in his memory may be made to Porterdale Baptist Church, P.O. Box 637, Porterdale, GA  30070.
Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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