Category: Obituaries

James Pitt

Mr. James Melvin Pitts, 58, of Tifton, passed away on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at Tift Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Friday, December 20, 2019 at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Albritton Funeral Directors with Rev.…

Delores Peek

Delores Terry Peek was born in Sumner, Georgia on January 26, 1944 to the late William and Emma Gardner Terry. She was called home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at her home in Ellenwood. She…

Jerry McKenzie

Jerry W. McKenzie, 59, of Albany, GA, died December 19, 2019 at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, GA.  Funeral services will be held Monday at 11:00 AM at the First Presbyterian Church of Albany.  Rev. Joshua Bowen will officiate.  Interment…

Wade Bowen

Mr. Jeffrey Wade Bowen, 40 of Sylvester, died on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at Phoebe Worth Medical Center. The funeral service was held at 11:00 AM on Monday, December 23, 2019 at Kimball United Methodist Church, interment followed in the…

Earl Fletcher

Mr. Earl Fletcher, 96, of Sylvester died on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at the Pine Shadows Retirement Manor. The funeral service was held at 3:00 PM on Sunday December 15, 2019 at the Pinson Memorial United Methodist Church, interment followed in…

Nell Sumner

Mrs. Nell Hill Sumner, 89, of Sylvester, died on Monday, December 9, 2019 at her residence. The funeral service was held at 3:00 PM on Friday, December 13, 2019 at Banks Funeral Home Chapel, interment followed in the Mt. Pisgah…

Geneva Tompkins

Mrs. Geneva Grace Perry Tompkins, 86, passed away on Thursday, December 5, 2019, at Cypress Pond Assisted Living. Funeral services will be held Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Albritton Funeral Directors with Rev. Silas…

Alfred Stanford, Jr.

Mr. ¬†Alfred “Al” Leland Stanford, Jr., 86, of Albany, died on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at his residence. The funeral service was held at 2:00 PM on Monday December 9, 2019 at Banks Funeral Home Chapel, interment followed in the…

Blake Brown

Mr. Samuel Blakey (Blake) Brown, 84, of Tifton, died Monday, December 2, 2019 at Legacy of Tifton. A memorial service will be held at Pinson Memorial United Methodist Church in Sylvester at a later date. Mr. Brown was born on…

Carl Cook

Mr. Carl Allen Cook, 75 of Doerun died on Monday, November 25, 2019 at his residence. The funeral service was held at 11:00 AM on Friday, November 29, 2019 at Banks Funeral Home Chapel, interment followed in the Kimball Cemetery. The…