Obituaries



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James (Jim) Edward Rittmeyer

September 30, 2017

Mr. James (Jim) Edward Rittmeyer, age 87, of Cairo, Georgia, passed away in the early morning hours of Tuesday, September 26, 2017. A funeral mass will be held at 10:00 am, Saturday, September 30, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church. F...

William (Billy) C. Mills

September 28, 2017

William (Billy) C. Mills passed away on Thursday September 21, 2017, after complications following a car accident. Billy was born in Whigham Georgia in 1932, son of Annie and Idason Mills. He was a straight A student through school in Whigham and...

Alice Louise Henderson (Newton)

Mrs. Alice Louise Newton Henderson, age 74, passed away very early on Sunday, September 10, 2107, at Bainbridge Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Henderson's family will gather for a private memorial service at a later date. ...

William (Bob) Avery Day

September 7, 2017

Mr. William (Bob) Avery Day, age 76, passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at Memorial Hospital, Bainbridge, Georgia. A memorial service will be held at 6:00 p.m., Thursday, September 7, at the Cadwell Chapel of Cox Funeral Home. Pastor Tim Mahle...

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Gerry Lane Davis

September 30, 2017

Mr. Gerry Lane Davis of Cairo, Georgia, age 71, passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, Georgia. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, September 30, 2017, at Faith Christian Center, 1548 ...

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Aubrey Lutrell Wilkinson

September 2, 2017

Mr. Aubrey Lutrell Wilkinson, age 72, passed away early Thursday, August 31, 2017, at his home in Bainbridge, Georgia. Services for Mr. Wilkinson will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, September 2, 2017, at the Cadwell Chapel of Cox Funeral Home. Th...

Myrtle Louise Day (Powell)

Mrs. Louise Powell Day, age 87, passed away at Seminole Manor Nursing Home in Donalsonville, Georgia. A private, graveside service will be held for Mrs. Day. She will be interred beside her husband in Oak City Cemetery. Myrtle Louise Powell was ...

Elizabeth (Beth) King (Jordan)

August 24, 2017

Mrs. Elizabeth (Beth) Jordan King, age 82, passed away Monday, August 21, 2017, in Tallahassee, Florida. Services for Mrs. King will be held Thursday, August 24, 11:00 a.m., at the Cadwell Chapel of Cox Funeral Home. Mrs. Caron Majors will officiat...

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Donald Eugene Bushore

August 31, 2017

Donald Eugene Bushore, 91, passed away on August 20, 2017 after fighting a long battle with COPD. He was surrounded by his family at his home overlooking Lake Seminole in Georgia. Donald was born in Patterson, New Jersey to Helen and Eugene Bus...

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Richard Melton Tharpe, Sr.

August 22, 2017

Mr. Richard Melton Tharpe, Sr., age 92, of Attapulgus, Georgia, passed away Monday, August 14, 2017, in Tallahassee, Florida. Services will be held Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 11:00 a.m., at Attapulgus Baptist Church. Pastor Jerry Bishop will offici...