For 27 April 2003
Mary Millsap Joiner
MOULTRIE -- Mary Millsap Joiner, 96, of 918 Third St. S.W., died Saturday, April 26, 2003, at Sunrise Nursing Home.
Graveside rites will be held at 3:30 p.m. today, April 27, at Westview Cemetery with the Rev. Hugh Ward officiating.
Mrs. Joiner was born March 19, 1907, in Colquitt County to the late Lucina Kimball Millsap and the late Richard Millsap. She was a registered nurse and a graduate of Orange County, Fla., Hospital School of Nursing; she served her internship in Chicago and Philadelphia.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Robert Marion Joiner.
Survivors include three sons, Robert Joiner and wife Sheron of Moultrie, Clifford Joiner and wife Mary of Doerun, and David Joiner and wife Barbara of Stone Mountain; one daughter, Lucina Moncrief and husband Eddie of Dalton; grandchildren, Ed Moncrief and wife Patricia, Mary Fowler and husband Art, Ellen Woodard and husband Todd, Elaine Bivins and husband Richard, Marsha Hawkins and husband Michael, Elizabeth Barry and husband David, and Robert Joiner II and wife Priscilla; and great-grandchildren, Ed Moncrief, Alaina Moncrief, Joseph Woodard, Robert Woodard, Lucina Hawkins and Michael Hawkins II.
Memorials may be made to Colquitt Regional Hospital Nurses Scholarship Fund.
Cobb Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Alice Faye Tyler Molden
MOULTRIE -- Alice Faye Tyler Molden, 47, of Moultrie, died Thursday, April 24, 2003, at Archbold Medical Center.
Service will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, at Mother Easter Baptist Church with Elder Billy Williams officiating. Burial will be held in Bridges Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Molden was born Jan. 25, 1956, the daughter of Alice Mae Bridges Smith and the late Henry Smith. She was a secretary with Southwest Georgia Community Action Council and a member of Union Grove Church of God in Christ.
One brother, David Smith, preceded her in death.
Survivors include her husband, Earnest Molden of Moultrie; one daughter, Charlotte Tyler Graham and husband Gregory of Moultrie; one brother, Ronald Smith of Baltimore, Md.; three sisters, Henreitta Harris of Muncy, Pa., Rebecca Smith of Moultrie and Bridgette Bryant and husband Herman Jr. of Gurnee, Ill.; one grandchild, Kennedy Graham of Moultrie; three nieces; six nephews; four stepchildren; and a host of uncles, aunts, cousins and other family and friends.
The family may be contacted at the residence, 2809 Fifth St. S.E.
Luke Strong and Son Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Carolyn Jean Coney
NORMAN PARK -- Ms. Carolyn Jean Coney, Highway 319, Norman Park, died Saturday, April 26, 2003, at Colquitt Regional Medical Center.
Arrangements will be announced by Luke Strong and Son Mortuary.
George Wendell Hickman
NORMAN PARK -- George Wendell Hickman, 64, of 2094 R.L. Sears Road, Norman Park, died Saturday, April 26, 2003, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany.
Arrangements will be announced by Baker Funeral Home.
Charles Fredrick Bruce
MOULTRIE -- Charles Fredrick Bruce, 53, of 372 Annie McGee Road, died Saturday, April 26, 2003, at Colquitt Regional Medical Center.
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Monday, April 28, at Baker Funeral Home with burial at Baker/Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. The Rev. James W. Sellers will officiate. Casketbearers will be Craig Bruce, DeWayne Bruce, Kevin McGee, Bubba Newton, Brandon Bruce and Linsey Willis.
Mr. Bruce was born Aug. 26, 1949, in Colquitt County to Ruby Sellers Bruce and the late H.H. Bruce. He was a farmer and timber buyer and was a Baptist.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Ann Williams Bruce; his mother, Ruby Sellers Bruce; one son, Mark Bruce; one daughter, Lori Caley; three brothers, Dewey Bruce and wife Margaret of Moultrie, Wayne Bruce of Jacksonville, Fla., and Tony Bruce of Moultrie; one sister, Mary Elizabeth Burnett and husband Dewitt of Norman Park; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. today, April 27, at Baker Funeral Home. The family may be contacted at 372 Annie McGee Road.
Baker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.