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WILLIS, Cathy Ann Lane
   Cathy Willis, 66, of Townsend, passed away Wednesday at her residence.
     Funeral services will be held Sunday, December 9, 2018, 4:00 pm, at Chapman Funeral Chapel, with Rev. Tommy Whaley, Rev. Danny Stillwell, and Brother Jaime Rivera officiating.  The family will be receiving friends, at the funeral home, one hour prior to service time.
     Survivors include her children, Melinda Willis Strickland (James Brundage), of Brunswick, Teresa Edenfield (Andrew) of Darien, Melissa Rushing (Paul) of Kingsland, and Cathy Transue (Bob) of Townsend., brothers, Jim Lane (Lisa) of Glennville, Mike Brown (Mary) of North Fort Myers, FL, sisters, Faye Crosby of Ludowici, Betty Thomas of Darien, and Darlene Hagler (Richard) of North Fort Myers, FL, sisters-in-law, Alice Ryals, Patsy Newham, Mary Lou Willis, grandchildren, Elmer, James, and Jonathan Strickland, Kristie Hewitt, Jimmy Walker, Drew, Tristan, Madison, Layken, & James Edenfield, Tyler, Alex, Preston, & Benjamin Rushing, Rebecca Turner, Kasey, Christopher, and Brandon Treadwell, 24 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Doug Willis, a sister, Brenda Thompson, a granddaughter, Daniel Nicole Strickland, a great granddaughter, Madeline Elizabeth Puente, and a son-in-law, Elmer Strickland.
     Cathy was born in Brunswick, November 23, 1952, and had lived most of her life in McIntosh County, she attended the Darien Church of God, and the Townsend Church of God.  Her dog Coco, and her grandchildren were her world.

COREY, Kevin Lee
     Kevin Lee Corey, age 48, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, December 3, 2018, in Brunswick, GA after a long and debilitating battle with Diabetes.
     Kevin was predeceased by his loving parents, Sandra Mapes Corey and Herbert John Corey Jr., and the love of his life, Sadie Sue. He is survived by his sisters, Julianne Corey Tedder, Sherry Corey (Jerette Pompey), and Carrie Corey; nephew, Brett Tedder; niece, Ashley Tedder McKinney; and cousins, Pamela and Chet Cole.
     Kevin was born September 22, 1970 and was raised in Greene, NY. He graduated from Greene Central School in 1988, attended Alfred State College and after utilizing his powers of persuasion and incredible mechanical skills, he landed jobs in Rochester, NY and Albany, NY.  Kevin then headed to Everett, MA where he worked as a TSA agent with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in Boston, MA and then Albany, NY to be closer to family. He ultimately returned to Greene, NY to help his family. As a young man, Kevin earned the BSA’s rank of Eagle Scout. In as much from the lessons he learned from his parents and community, and through his amazing experiences with the Boy Scouts, Kevin continued to help and care for
others throughout his life until his passing.
     A memorial service will be held for Kevin at a later date once plans have been made. Kevin’s love of fun and adventure kept him entertained, but it was his love of animals and helping others that gave his life meaning. You have the ability to make sure Kevin’s spirit lives on, while enhancing your own life, by taking the opportunity to make someone else’s life a little better. To help the furry friends, consider donating to “Friends of the Greene Dog Park Inc.” checks can be mailed to 670 Hotchkiss Road, Greene, NY 13778. Thank you to Kevin’s many friends that
enriched his unfortunately too short life.

MURRELL, Gene
     Gene Murrell, 72, of Waycross, passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at Satilla Hospice in Waycross.
A service to celebrate his life, will be held, Saturday, December 1, 2018, 11:00 am, at Chapman Funeral Chapel with Rev. Chip Strickland officiating. A reception for family and friends will follow at the funeral home. Honorary pallbearers will be Shelly Erdmier and Jennifer Williams-McGee of the Cancer Center of SEGHS, and Linda Suggs-White, of Coastal Nephrology.

     Gene was born February 13, 1946, in Washington, D.C., to George Dewitt Murrell and Muriel Marie Copple Murrell. He was a graduate of Washington-Lee High School, in Arlington, VA, and served with the United States Navy in the active reserves. Coming from Arlington, VA, he had lived in Southeast Georgia since 1978, living in Waycross for the past year. He retired from FLETC in 2006 as a firearms instructor. During the holidays, he enjoyed playing the role of Santa, lighting the Christmas tree for 6 years, during the Annual Tree Lighting on Jekyll. He enjoyed wood-working, and Cowboy re-enactment with the Single Action Shooting Society.
     Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Linda Murrell, children, Corey Murrell (Brandie) of Folkston, Kris Murrell of San Diego, CA, Granddaughters, Delaney Blake Murrell, and Paislie Kate Murrell, a sister, Karen Foreman, and nephews Wayne Foreman (Karen), and Scott Foreman (Kathleen), all of Atlanta.
     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to Satilla Hospice House, 811 Beacon Street, Waycross, GA 31501.

GOULETTE, Chase
     Chase Goulette, 14, of Brunswick, passed away Nov. 25, 2018.
A service to celebrate his life will be held Thursday, 5:00, at Chapman Funeral Chapel, with visitation to follow.
Chase was a student at Brunswick High School, where he was involved with NJROTC, he enjoyed the outdoors, including fishing and hunting.
     Survivors include his father, Mervin Allen Goulette (Hannah), his mother, Kristi Brown, paternal grandparents, Mary Ann McAllister Courson (Paul), sisters, Jazlynn and Raylen Brown, brothers, Caleb and Charlie Goulette, and Christian Maddox.

THORNTON, Donald
     Donald Brannon Thornton, Jr., 63, of Waverly, passed away November 21, 2018 at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville.
Don was born December 29, 1954, in Brunswick, to Donald Brannon Thornton, Sr., and Joyce Augustine Gibbs Thornton. He had lived in Brunswick most of his life, graduating from Brunswick High School in 1972, and lived in Waverly for the past 25 years. Throughout his life, Don had worked at Concrete Products, Rich Sea Pak, and was Dairy Department Manager at Walmart of Brunswick. He enjoyed anything Science Fiction, and was a member of Golden Isles Christian Church.
     Don is survived by his sons, Matthew Thornton (Amber) of Waverly, Paul Thornton of Indiana, a sister, Debbie Thornton Mallard (Thomas) of Brunswick, granddaughters, Katherine E. Thornton, Tristan M. Thornton, and Harmony R. Thornton, and a nephew, Scott Mallard. In addition to his parents, Don was preceded in death by his wife, Connie Ray Thornton, and the mothers of his children, Julie Reynolds, and Susan Beck Oglesby.
     A service to Celebrate Don's life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to Hospice of the Golden Isles, 1692 Glynco Parkway, Brunswick, GA 31525.

DURRENCE, Kelly M.
     Kelly Murkerson Durrence, 45, of Jesup, passed away November 23, 2018 at Satilla Memorial Hospital in Waycross.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, 2:00 pm, at Chapman Funeral Chapel with Brother Randy Lamb and Wayne White officiating. Interment will follow at Chapel Park Cemetery, with Kurt Crews, Sidney Lee, Will Crews, Vernon Crews, Kaleb Crews, and Greg Lee serving as pallbearers. A visitation for family and friends, will be held from 12:00 until service time at the funeral home.
     Kelly is survived by her children, Nicole Durrence, and Jordan Durrence, a granddaughter, Rhyleigh Durrence, her mother, Barbara Griner, her father, Otha Murkerson, her step-father, Robert Coldiron, and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
     Kelly was a 1991 graduate of Richards High School in Tallahassee, FL, and received a BA degree in Criminal Justice, prior to complications with illness, Kelly worked for the State of Georgia Department of Corrections, as a probation officer, and the Glynn County Sheriff's Department under Sheriff Wayne Bennett. 

KIRKLAND, Farrel
     Farrel James Kirkland, 74, of Brunswick, passed away November 20, 2018 at Southeast Georgia Health System in Brunswick.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, 3:30 PM at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, with Bishop Paul Clarke officiating.
Interment will military honors will follow in Evergreen Cemetery with Josh Kirkland, Chris Kirkland, Ben Kirkland, Noah Kirkland, Jonathon Kirkland, Jackson Kirkland, Andrew Hulse, and Ethan Rauscher serving as active pallbearers. The family will be receiving friends one hour prior to service time, at the church.
     Mr. Kirkland was born June 8, 1944, in Douglas, GA, to James Henry Kirkland and Juanita Lavinia Griffis Kirkland. He had lived in Brunswick, most of his life, graduating from Glynn Academy in 1962. Mr. Kirkland was a veteran of the United States Air Force, serving during Vietnam. He was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and served as Bishop of the Brunswick Ward for 5 years. He had worked at Babcock & Wilcox prior to its closing, was the owner of Kirkland Janitorial, and F & P Rental Properties. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, and loved being a grandpa.
     Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Pat Kirkland, children, John C. Kirkland (Echo), James B. Kirkland, Josh E. Kirkland (Amanda), and Courtney E. Rauscher (Chris), all of Brunswick, a sister, Carolyn L. Goodrich (Jay) of Salt Lake City, Utah, 15 grandchildren, Andrew, Kayla, Lyndsey, Kelsea, Christopher, Jonathon, Bethany, Jackson, Noah, Madigan, Ethan, Emma Mae, McKenzie, David, and Anna Leigh, a great granddaughter, Piper Rose, in addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Kenneth Kirkland, his step-father, John D. Beach, and a daughter, Laura Leigh Kirkland.
     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to LDS Missionary Fund, 3631 Community Road, Brunswick, GA 31523.

DUNCAN, Gene
     Franklin Eugene Duncan, Sr., 85, of Brunswick, passed away Monday, November 19, 2018, at Hospice of the Golden Isles.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 19, 2018, 11:00 am, at Chapman Funeral Chapel with Jim Duncan and Rev. Jim Crandall officiating. Interment will follow in Chapel Park Cemetery with Jacob Duncan, Jimmy Duncan, William Duncan, Patrick Duncan, Corey Duncan and Jim Duncan serving as active pallbearers. Honorary Pallbearers will be employees of Certified Electric, Inc. The family will be receiving friends, one hour prior to service time, at the funeral home.
     Mr. Duncan was born May 3, 1933 in Canton, GA, to James Louis Duncan and Annie Lou Martin Duncan. He had lived most of his life in Brunswick, attending Glynn Academy, and was a veteran of the United States Army, serving during the Korean Conflict. He was retired from Certified Electric, Inc. (HVAC), and enjoyed fishing. In his younger years he enjoyed riding motorcycles.
     Survivors include his sons, Gene Duncan, Jr., (Jessie), and Harold Duncan (Dale), all of Brunswick, grandsons, Jacob Duncan (Rachel), Jimmy Duncan (Kimberly), William Duncan (Noelle), Patrick Duncan (Amanda), and Corey Duncan, 7 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Ann Weaver Duncan, and brother and sister-in-law, James M. "Shorty" and Peggy Duncan. 

CHAPMAN, Al
     Clyde Allison “Al” Chapman, Jr., 77, of Brunswick and St. Marys, passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at UF Health in Jacksonville, FL.
     Al was born June 30, 1941 in Brunswick, Georgia, He was a 1960 graduate of Glynn Academy, and graduate of John A. Gupton School of Mortuary Science in Nashville, TN. He was the owner and operator of Chapman Funeral Chapel in Brunswick, esablished in 1970, Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys, established in 1999, and Allison Monument Company. He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving during Vietnam, with the Graves Registration Unit. Al had his hands in everything, buying, selling, always trying to make a living for his family. He was definetely the “Man” who was the one if a family ever needed help with anything, he was the one to call on. When the hurricane hit St. Marys in 2017, upon arriving back home with no power, he immediately hit the streets with his backhoe and tractor to help families of the community that needed help. He was always there for anyone who needed him in more ways than one.
     Al had served as Magistrate Judge in Glynn County for 1 term and was Coroner of Glynn County for 4 terms. He was a member and Past President of the Brunswick Jaycee’s, member and 2 term Past Exaulted Ruler of the Brunswick Elks Lodge #691, Southeast District Deputy Grand Exalted Ruler to the Georgia Elks Association, member of the American Legion Post 166, Brunswick Lodge 717 F&AM, Alee Shrine, Brunswick Shrine Club, Glynn County Supper Club, Wednesday Night Supper Club, and the exclusive Racoons of Bennie's Red Barn. He was a member of the Woodbine Opry, and enjoyed his nights of Bluegrass and BBQ at Confederate Station.
     Survivors include his loving wife of 51 years, Mary Sloan Chapman; children, Allyson Chapman, Sloan Chapman Tindall (Timmy), and Al Chapman, III (Chrissy); his grandchildren whom he adored, Hannah Tindall, Logan Tindall, Timothy Tindall, and Landon Chapman; brother, Jo B. Chapman (Sharon), and sister Jenny Claire Swick; sisters in law, Catherine Sloan Bailey and Dusty Sloan; a niece Meredith Horne (Rodney), 2 nephews, Brad Chapman (Audrey), Jevon Nelson, 2 great nieces, and several cousins.
     Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 10:30 am at Chapman Funeral Chapel in Brunswick. Visitation will be held Friday at the funeral home from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Private burial, with military honors, will be held at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.
     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to CURE Childhood Cancer, 1157 Forsyth St., Suite B, Macon, GA 31201.

DALTRY, Emily Saturino Yasutake
     Emily Saturnino Yasutake Daltry, 91, of Brunswick, passed away Thursday, Nov. 9, 2018, at Senior Care Center.
Services will be held at a later date.
     Mrs. Daltry was born in Bagio City, Philippines on May 29, 1927, and had lived most of her life in California, retiring from 3M Company.
Survivors include her children, Zola McClung of Hilo, HI, Carrol Nina Griggs of Kona, HI, Lani Lantz Lazo of Makawao, HI, Brian Michael Yasutake and Ricky James Yasutake, both of Brunswick, her grandchildren, Heather Lazo Lyman, Maile Lani Marciel, Jerrod Sean McClung, Zara Lani Mihr, Breeanne Yasutake, Ricky Yasutake, MichaelYasutake, Lauren Zitta Mejia, Jeffery Zitta, Kimberly Zitta, several great grandchildren, and several brothers and sisters of the Philippines. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Diane Michiko Zitta LeBron.

CASON, Kerry B.
     Kerry B. Cason, 65, of Brunswick, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at Memorial Health in Jacksonville.
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 12, 2018, 2:00 pm, at Chapman Funeral Chapel with Rev. Billy Swain and Rev. Dana Swain officiating, with employees of NovaSom, employees of Southern Home Respiratory, Dr. Marsha Certain, Dr. Lana Skelton, Dr. Jennifer Miller, and Vicky W. Alday, APRN, serving as honorary pallbearers. The family will be receiving friends from 1:00 until service time. A private burial will be held at Palmetto Cemetery.
     Kerry was born February 11, 1953, in Brunswick, GA to Alvin Dennis Cason and Juanita Roberts Cason. He had lived in Brunswick most of his life, attending Glynn County Schools including Brunswick High School, and graduating from Glynn Academy in 1971. Kerry was the Territory Sales Manager for NovaSom, former Location Sales Manager of Southern Home Respiratory, and was a member of Golden Isles Church of God. Kerry was a friend to everyone he met, and will be missed by many. He enjoyed fishing, grilling out, and was an outstanding cook, which came to light when Kerry lived in Clayton, GA for 5 years, where he was the owner of Mountain Man BBQ in Dillard, GA. He loved working in his yard, and loved animals, always taking in a rescue.
     Kerry is survived by his wife of 7 years, Pamela Baggett Cason, a sister, Jana Cason Hunter, nieces, Chloe & Claire Hunter, nephew, Richard Cason (Marion), great nephews, Ricky Cason and Michael Rawling (Mandy), great niece, Brittney Lane, a son, John Lever (Gina), and granddaughter, Mary Claire Lever, father-in-law, Hugh Baggett (Courtney), mother-in-law, Marty Baggett, brother-in-law, Alan Baggett (Wendell Adams), and a sister-in-law, Angie Baggett. Kerry was preceded in death by his parents, Dennis and Juanita Cason, and a brother, Denny Cason.
     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to the Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia, 4627 U.S. Hwy 17N, Brunswick, GA 31525.

BOLT, Carolyn McCarthy
     Carolyn McCarthy Bolt passed away peacefully at her home in Tuscaloosa, AL, on June 2, at the age of 96. She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Sullivan Bolt, her son Lucius Flannagan Bolt, and eight McCarthy siblings.
     An inurnment service will be held at the gravesite at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 11, in Homeward Cemetary, Waverly, GA.
     During WWII Carolyn worked as draftswoman in the Brunswick, GA Shipyards and prepared instruction manuals for J. A. Jones Construction Co. Following her marriage to Joe in 1942, she continued her work as draftswoman/technical artist at the University of North Carolina, the College of Commerce at the University of Alabama, and at Anderson Nichols Corporation in Boston.
     In Tuscaloosa, Carolyn was well known as a philanthropist and dedicated volunteer, especially at the Friends of the University of Alabama Arboretum, which she helped found.  
     Among her friends and family she will be remembered as a creative original for her sense of style, her love of plants, and her famous rapier wit. She leaves behind a daughter-in-law, many nieces and nephews, and a number of great friends and caregivers. We will miss her.
     Contributions may be made in her name to:
Friends of the Arboretum, College of Arts and Sciences, Box 870268, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487.

PILGRIM, Jr., Fred Harold
     Fred Harold Pilgrim, Jr. 76, of St. Simons Island, passed away Tuesday at his residence.
     Funeral services will be held Friday, October 12, 2018, 1:00 pm, at Chapman Funeral Chapel with Rev. Felix Haynes officiating. The family will be receiving friends one hour prior to service time. A private entombment will be held at Oglethorpe Memorial Park Cemetery.
    Fred was born Sept. 4, 1942 in Atlanta, GA, to Fred Harold Pilgrim, Sr., & Glenna Mae Smithwick Pilgrim. He was a 1960 graduate of Glynn Academy, and earned an Industrial Management Degree at Southern Tech, he attended John Marshall Law School where he received his Doctor of Jurisprudence. In 1981, Fred went to work with Georgia Pacific, working in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Florida, retiring in 2006 and moving back to St. Simons Island. Fred was a member of First Baptist Church of St. Simons, and attended St. Simons United Methodist Church. He was Chairman of Chamber of Commerce in Palatka, FL, a Rotarian, and helped coach football in Camden County.
     Fred is survived by his wife of 37 years, Barbara Bright Pilgrim of St. Simons Island, children, Timothy Fred Pilgrim (Yolanda) of Marietta, Tyler Glenn Pilgrim of St. Marys, LeAnne Pilgrim of St. Simons Island, and Shuntale Whitesell (Terry) of Salisbury, NC, a sister, Sheryl Bradford of St. Simons Island, 7 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Tommy Pilgrim.
     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to Heartland Hospice, 664 Scranton Road, Suite 103, Brunswick, GA 31525.

HOWARD, Jr., Burel Demery
     Burel Demery Howard, Jr.  of Brunswick, passed away October 7, 2018 at his residence.  Private services will be held at Chapman Funeral Chapel with burial to follow at Palmetto Cemetery.
     Survivors include his wife of 71 years, Myrtice Howard, daughters, Sandy Taylor, Marilyn Smith, a brother, Elbert Howard, a sister Freeda Brazzell, grandchildren, Suzi Knight, Jenny Figueroa, Wendell Varnes, Karen Varnes, great grandchildren, Blake Knight, Cody Knight, Katie Taylor, Jaycie Tanner, William Middaugh, Jimmy Varnes, and Ashley Varnes, several great great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.


ESTRADA, Lisa
     Catherine Alyssa 'Lisa' Estrada, 43, of Brunswick, passed away September 22, 2018, at St. Joseph's Candler Health System in Savannah.
     A service to celebrate Lisa's life will be held Monday, September 24, 2018, 11:00 am at Chapman Funeral Chapel with Chastity Fortson officiating. The family will be receiving friends 30 minutes prior to service time.
     Lisa was born October 22, 1974, in Brunswick, to Allen Michael and Deborah Arnold Phillips, she had lived in Brunswick all of her life, and was a 1994 graduate of Brunswick High School, she was of the Baptist faith, and was employed by SAS Merchandising.
     Lisa is survived by her children, Katherine 'Angel' Estrada, Mario Estrada, and Rosa Melo, her significant other, Israel Sanchez, all of Brunswick, her mother, Debbie Phillips of Richmond Hill, her sibblings, Tammy Phillips Tennis of Richmond Hill, Stacy Jackson of Flora, MS, Michael Phillips of Philadelphia, PA, Donna Phillips Quistian of Dublin, nieces and nephews, Amber Boatright, Trey Neal, Allison Gonzalez, Chellsea Phillips, Mikey Phillips, Claro Quistian, Victoria Quistian, and Matthew Phillips, a great nephew, Hayden Phillips, a great niece, Parker Lea Mehaffey, and grandchildren, Isabella, Alex, Jazmin, Israel, Emalima, and Lani Bear. She was preceded in death by her father, Allen Michael Phillips.
     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to the American Diabetes Association.

SUMNER, Everette 'Casey' Stephen
    Everette "Casey" Stephen Sumner, 85, of Hortense, passed away peacefully at his home on August 29, 2018.
     Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 1, 2018, 10:00 am at Chapman Funeral Chapel with Rev. Rick Williams officiating. Private burial will be held in the Sumner Cemetery at Hortense. A visitation for family and friends will be held Friday from 6:00 until 8:00, at the funeral home.
     Mr. Sumner was born February 11, 1933, in Ashburn, GA to Alonza Julian Sumner and Audrey Ward Sumner. He had lived most of his life in Wayne County, was a veteran of the U.S. Army , serving during the Korean Conflict, and was retired from Georgia Pacific in 1995. He enjoyed fishing and farming and spending time with his family on the family farm at Hortense.
     Survivors include his children, Scott Stephen Sumner (Annette), Lori Sumner (Robby Tyrer), grandchildren, Matthew Anthoney Mosley, Ashley Nicole Sumner Williams (Tim), Kaela Newbern Klein (Kyle), Joey Stephen Sumner, a great granddaughter, Julianna Cate Williams, and many other extended family and friends.
Mr. Sumner was preceded in death by his father and step-mother, Alonza Julian Sumner and Marie Wilson Sumner, his mother, Audrey Ward Sumner, and his former wife, Geraldine Sullivan.
     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to Georgia Hospice Care.

BUCHANAN, Michelle Holloway
     Michelle Holloway Buchanan, 44, of Brunswick, passed away Sunday August 26, 2018, at her residence.
A service to celebrate her life will be held Saturday, September 1, 2018, 1:00pm, at Grace Community Church of the Nazarene, with Pastor Jason Peacock officiating.
     Michelle was born November 7, 1973, in Columbia, SC, to Larry Holloway and Ruth Jordan Holloway. She had lived in Brunswick most of her life, attending Glynn County Schools, and Brunswick High School. She was employed as a Realtor with Duckworth Properties. While at Duckworth Properties, she received the Rookie of the Year 2017, and was nominated for the 2017, Rookie of the Year by the Golden Isles Association of Realtors. Michelle had been nominated for a seat on the St. Simons Island Airport Commision, and was an avid skydiver.
     Survivors include her husband, Jonathan Ray Buchanan, children, Kirsten Andrews, Matthew Brenner, Matilyn Brenner, and Savannah Buchanan, all of Brunswick, a sister, Cindy Mobley (Cody), of Jesup, GA, grandchildren, Levi Vizcaino, and Ethan Poppell, her father, Larry Holloway of Odum, and her mother, Ruth McKinney of Jesup. Michelle was preceded in death by a brother, Chris Holloway.

BUCHAN, Robert
     Robert Buchan, 59, of Nahunta, passed away Sunday at Southeast Georgia Health System in Brunswick. Private services will be held at a later date.

JORDAN, Laurie 'Boodle' Anthony
     Laurie ' Boodle' Anthony Jordan, 84, of Brunswick, passed away, Sunday, August 19, 2018, at his residence.
     A service to celebrate his life, will be held at Chapman Funeral Chapel, Thursday, August 23, 2018, at 6:00 pm, with Dr. Bill Daniel officiating. A visitation will follow the service.
     Boodle was born February 10, 1934, in Belhaven, NC, to George Otis Jordan and Clara Catherine Warren Jordan. He had been a resident of Brunswick for the past 30 years. Boodle was active with AA, and was a retired commercial shrimper and was the captain and owner of the Miss Velma.
     Survivors include his wife of 31 years, JoAn Mignogna Jordan, his children, Pat Cooper (Terry), Brenda Selby (Danny), all of Belhaven, NC, Melissa Cornelius (Lee) of Myrtle Beach, SC, Shawn Lanier (Walt), of Wesley Chapel, Fl, Roxanne Thomas (Neil), and Joe Mignogna (Holly) of Brunswick, grandchildren, Wade Cooper, Jamie Lakin, Eric Selby, Jordan Cornelius, Joanna Cornelius, Jarred Lanier, Devin Lanier, Josie Mignogna, Joseph Michael Mignogna, Rachel Thomas, and Ryan Thomas. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sibblings, Ginger Gornerstein, Joseph K. Jordan, Grace W. Hart, William George Jordan, David E. Jordan, Raymond W. Jordan, and Vivian F. Jordan, he was also preceded in death by his first wife, Velma Brooks Jordan.
     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to Hospice of the Golden Isles, 1692 Glynco Parkway, Brunswick, GA 31525.


JONES, Tommy     
     Tommy Jones, 69, of Nahunta, passed away Friday at his residence.

A visitation with family and friends will be held at Chapman Funeral Chapel, Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at 1:00 PM, with funeral services to follow at 2:00PM.

WALKER, Rose Marie
     Rose Marie Walker, 85, of Brunswick, passed away August 6, 2018, at Senior Care Center.
Mrs. Walker was born August 17, 1932, in White Oak, GA, living in Miami, FL, and Atlanta, GA, most of her life, and had been a resident of Brunswick since 1985.
    Survivors include her siblings, Royal Lee Walker, Jr., Lynn Walker, Jeanette Bennett, Jane Kelly, Debbie Gates, and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Royal Lee Walker, Sr. and Rebecca Merrow Walker, and a sister, Shirley Ribron.
    Mrs. Walker was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness.
     A private service will be held at a later date.