Tuesday, Dec. 17
Ann Megran Hall
MOULTRIE -- Ann Megran Hall, 75, of Moultrie died Sunday, Dec. 15, 2002, at her residence.
Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 18, at Pinecrest Memory Gardens with Dr. Michael Helms officiating.
Born June 5, 1927, in Jacksonville, Fla., Mrs. Hall was the daughter of the late George P. Megran and Eliza Powell Megran. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church. Mrs. Hall was an active member of D.A.R. Colonial Dames, Morning Glory Garden Club, Carolyn Sirmans' Sunday School Class, The Nature Conservancy, Magna Charta Dames, Plantagenet Society and the Sovereign Colonial Society.
Survivors include her husband, Jack M. Hall of Moultrie; two sons, John M. Hall and wife Karen of Thomasville and Randy M. Hall and wife Meg of Athens; a daughter, Barbara Hall Dabney and husband George of Tomball, Texas; a sister, Grace Ogden of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; four grandchildren, Caroline, David and Tressa Dabney and Houstoun Hall; and a cousin, Rosalie Powell of Jacksonville, Fla.
Visitation will be from 7-8 p.m. tonight at the funeral home. The family requests that memorials be made to Trinity Baptist Church or the American Cancer Society.
Harrell-Faircloth Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Joseph Jack Freeman
BARWICK -- Joseph Jack Freeman, 61, of Barwick, died Sunday, Dec. 15, 2002.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 18, at the Barwick Baptist Church with the Revs. Philip Hudson, Lester Allen and Colburn Hobbs officiating. Burial will follow in Rosewood Cemetery.
A life long resident of Brooks County, Mr. Freeman was the son of Florine McAllister Freeman and the late Jack Leland Freeman. He was a farmer, a life long member of the Barwick Baptist Church where he was a faithful member of his Sunday School class and the choir. He was an executive senior director in Excel Communications, a member of the Tallokas Volunteer Fire Department, a Board of Director for Novo Energy Technologies, and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
Survivors include his wife, Drucilla Barlow Freeman of Barwick; a daughter, Pamela (Alan) Tucker of Barwick; his mother, Florine Freeman of Barwick; two grandchildren, Barton and Lauren Herndon; two sisters, Helen (Lester) Allen of Barwick, Jackie (Rick) Horton of Thomasville; a brother, Jimmy (Joyce) Freeman of Barwick; and nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. tonight at the funeral home.
Maxwell-Miller Funeral Home of Quitman is in charge of arrangements.
Freddie C. Mulkey
MOULTRIE -- Mr. Freddie C. Mulkey, 89, of Moultrie died Sunday, Dec. 15, 2002, at his residence.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 18, at New Jerusalem Baptist Church with the Revs. Terrell Carter and J.W. Greene Jr. officiating. Burial will be in St. James Pallbearers Cemetery #2. Pallbearers will be Jimmy Holton, James Wilcox, Milton Carr, Danny Whaley, Dale Williams and Jessie Colbert.
Born Dec. 13, 1913, in Randolph County, Mr. Mulkey was the son of the late Elvira Mulkey and Charlie Mulkey. He was a mixer and was of the Baptist faith.
He was preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.
Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth Mulkey of Moultrie; two sons, Felton Mulkey of Moultrie and Wallace Mulkey of Norman Park; two daughters, Geraldine Mulkey and Willine Ellis and husband John, all of Norman Park; step-children, Thomas Yearby, Mercedes Mitchell, Judy Holton and husband Jimmy, all of Moultrie; 19 grandchildren; and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
The family may be contacted at the residence, 816 Sixth Ave. N.W.
Luke Strong and Son Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Dr. Michael Howard Whittle
MOULTRIE -- Dr. Michael Howard Whittle, 68, of Moultrie died Saturday, Dec. 14, 2002, in Laurens County.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, at Trinity Baptist Church with the Rev. Michael Helms and Dr. Jimmy Elder officiating. Burial will be at Cobb Suncrest Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Al Gregory, Dr. Dave Adcock, Marcus Wells, Dr. John Newton,
Wayne Odom, Lyle West, David Spence and Guerry Holm. The doctors and personnel of Colquitt Regional Medical Center will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Dr. Whittle was born July 11, 1934, in Augusta to the late Annie Lee Watkins Whittle and the late Benjamin Howard Whittle. He was a radiologist and retired from Colquitt Regional Medical Center. He was a former member of the Board of Trustees at the Medical College of Georgia, and he was a member of Trinity Baptist Church. He served as a physician in Vietnam and retired from the U.S. Army as a lieutenant colonel.
Survivors include his wife, Janet Mulcay Whittle of Moultrie; two daughters, Kathryn Whittle McGehee and husband David of Macon and Susan Whittle Cannon and husband Clyde of St. Simons Island; two sisters, Linda W. Johnson of McLean, Va., and Comeria W. Sikes of Ft. Worth, Texas; and four grandchildren, Michael Paul McGehee, Laura Ann McGehee, Jennifer Janet West and Mary Kathryn West.
Memorials may be made to Trinity Baptist Church.
Cobb Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.