4.11.18 obituaries

Rinehart & Sons
 
Joseph Barnwell “Joe” Warren
Jesup—Joseph Barnwell “Joe” Warren, 68, of Jesup, died April 6, 2018, after a short battle with lung cancer.
The Long County native was a 1967 graduate of Wayne County High School, a 1974 graduate of Georgia Southern University, a charter member of Phi Delta Theta, and a retired public school teacher with Long and Wayne counties.
He later worked as an officer with the Georgia Board of Pardons and Parole, and at Pine Forest Country Club, and his passion for golf was known by everyone.
He was predeceased by his parents, James “Nig” and Ila Warren.
Survivors include his sweetheart of many years, Andrea of Jesup; sons, Stuart and Stephen of Jesup; sisters and brothers-in-law, Jill and Joe B. Harris of Screven and Jamie and Gary Parks of Jesup; brothers and sisters-in-law, Jimmy and Vicki Warren of Calhoun and John and Karen Warren of Knoxville, Tennessee; grandchildren, Harvey, Ella and Kourtlyn; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorial services were held April 9 at Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ron Knapp and the Rev. Stanley Todd officiating.
Honorary pallbearers were his 1967 Wayne County High School classmates and Porco brothers—Michael, Haskell, Chuck and Robert.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to O.A. Hunter Scholarship Fund, c/o 212 S. First Street, Jesup, GA 31545.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rinehartandsons.com.
 
Cathy Marie Alvarez
Jesup—Cathy Marie Alvarez, 60, of Jesup died April 6, 2018, at her residence after a lengthy illness.
The Camden, South Carolina, native lived in Wayne County the past 10 years and was a member of Remember the Cross Church. She was a homemaker, animal lover and an avid bingo player.
She was survived by her husband of 27 years, Mark Alvarez Pedregon of Jesup; daughters and sons-in-law, Marie and Alvin Manning of Jesup, Beth and Sly Clark of Nacogdoches, Texas, and Mary Jo and Scott Harlon of Ellabell; sons and a daughter-in-law, Colt Alvarez of Jesup and Joe and Christina Blizzard of North Carolina; and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Memorial services were held April 10 at Remember the Cross Church with Pastor Elliott Aspinwall officiating.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rinehartandsons.com.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Emory Arnold Jr.
Jesup—Emory Arnold Jr., 80, of Jesup died April 7, 2018, in the Wayne Memorial Hospital after a short illness and under the care of Hospice of South Georgia.
He worked many years for Florida Rock and Tank Lines out of Savannah. The U.S. Navy veteran was a loving father and husband and was best known as a “gentleman of his word.” He enjoyed NASCAR racing and taking care of his lawn.
He was predeceased by his parents, Emory Arnold Sr. and Bertie Lee Arnold; a daughter, Reba Joe Brown; a brother, Arnell Arnold; and a stepdaughter, Chris Loper.
Survivors include his wife of 24 years, Jackie Arnold of Jesup; a daughter, Candice Lee Arnold of Lake Park; two sons, Kenny Arnold Sr. of Inverness, Florida, and Brian Arnold of Valdosta; a brother, Jerone Arnold of Lyle, Tennessee; stepchildren and their spouses, Phil and Judy Echols of Jesup, Jerry and Jennifer Echols of Midway, Dixie and Eddie Walls of Reidsville, Carla and Paul Ray of Jesup and Tracy Gordon; granddaughter, Joi Harbaugh; and several other relatives.
Memorial services will be held Thursday at Rinehart and Sons Chapel with Phil Echols speaking.
The family will receive friends prior to services.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 
Franklin “Frank” R. Roberson
Jesup—Franklin “Frank” R. Roberson, 70, of Jesup died April 7, 2018, at his residence after an extended illness.
The Wayne County native was a U.S. Army veteran and a former truck driver for Hendrix Hauling and enjoyed visiting with friends and attending car shows.
He was predeceased by his wife, Betty Roberson; his parents, Colvin and Cornelia Roberson; and a stepdaughter, Diane Padgett.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Ramona Roberson of Waycross; three stepchildren, Thomas Nettles, Pamela Howard and Timmy Nettles, all of Jesup; a sister, Reba McBride of Jacksonville, Florida; several grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
Graveside funeral services will be held today (Wednesday) at 2 p.m. at Red Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Hulet Smith officiating along with the American Legion Post No. 311 presentation of the U.S. flag. Active pallbearers will be his family.
Visitation will be held today (Wednesday) from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 
Anne Wright
Jesup—Anne Wright, 57, of Jesup died April 3, 2018, after an extended illness.
Private services are being held at a later date.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
 
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Roger Timothy “Tim” Love
Jesup—Roger Timothy “Tim” Love, 58, died April 9, 2018, at Harborview Healthcare in Jesup and under the care of Hospice of South Georgia.
He was a native of Long County and had lived there most of his life. He had lived in Jesup since 1995. He was a former member of Ludowici First Baptist Church and a member of Jesup First Baptist Church. He had attended Wayne Service Center for many years and was preceded in death by his parents, Bart Sr. and Estelle Willis Love.
Survivors include his brothers and sisters-in-law, Bart Jr. and Dong Love of Norcross and Allen and Charlene Love of Marietta, and three nieces and one nephew.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Jesup First Baptist Church with Dr. Michael VonMoss officiating. Burial will follow in the Baggs Cemetery in Long County.
Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church.
Family and friends may sign the online register at www.howardfuneralga.com
Arrangements are under the direction of Howard Funeral Home of Ludowici.
 
Julie Ann Lolies Mitchell
Jesup—Julie Ann Lolies Mitchell, 45, died March 31, 2018, at Wayne Memorial Hospital.
She was a native and lifelong resident of Wayne County. She attended Wayne County High School, and had worked at Dairy Ranch for more than 20 years.
She was a loving mother who loved and cared for her three boys.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Riley and Jacquelyn Lolies.
Survivors include her sons, Christopher Mitchell, Brandon Mitchell and Aaron Mitchell of Jesup; a sister, Deanne Lolies of Boston; mother-in-law, Martha Mitchell of Jesup; uncle, Charles Tyre of Jesup; brothers-in-law, Jimmy (Margie) Martison of Jesup, Eddy Mitchell of Oklahoma, Donald Mitchell and Mike Castleberry of Alpharetta; cousins, Kimmie and Justin Pierce of Jesup; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services were held April 4 at Spring Grove Freewill Baptist Church with the Rev. Tim Brantley and the Rev. Doug Snipes officiating.
Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Remembrances are suggested for the family through the funeral home.
Family and friends may sign the online register at www.howardfuneralga.com<http.
Arrangements are under the direction of Howard Funeral Home of Ludowici.
 
Out of Town
Julia Merle Hines
Screven—Julia Merle Hines, 80, of Screven died April 6, 2018, at her residence.
A wake will be held Friday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the First African Missionary Baptist Church, 402 Tarber St. in Screven. Services will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. from the New Bethel Life Changing Ministries, 521 Brown St., Screven.
Rainge Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.
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