Florists in Nahunta, GA
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Nahunta Flower Shops
104 Burton Street
Nahunta, GA 31553
Nahunta GA News
Apr 22, 2016
April 15, 2016
Jonesville, Mich. in 1955. He went on to serve his country in the United States Navy.He met and married Mary Lou Thrift, of Nahunta, in Waycross in 1959. He graduated from Michigan State University and worked for years as an Instrumentation Engineer for the Kodak Company in Rochester, N.Y. He was active in the Instrument Society of America.He is survived by one son, Kenneth B. Drayton, of Nahunta; six grandchildren, Robert Shane Drayton, of Atlanta, Courtney Drayton, of Nahunta, Kailee Drayton Rowell (husband, Caleb), of Nahunta, Justin Drayton, of Nahunta, Amanda Drayton, of Rochester, N.Y., Mary Jayne Drayton, of Rochester, N.Y.; one great-grandson, Lennox Drayton, of Karlsruhe, Germany; one brother, Karl Drayton (wife, Nancy), of Clarkston, Mich.; two sisters, Karen Drayton Trueman (husband, Robert), of Inman, S.C., Suzanne Drayton Wade Mercer (husband, Robert), of Columbus; a daughter-in-law, Lori Drayton, of Rochester, N.Y.; and numerous other relatives.He was preceded in death by his daughter, Wanda Jean Drayton, of Rochester, N.Y., his son, Gregory Drayton, of Rochester, N.Y., his parents, Robert P. and Julia Belle Griffin Drayton, of Waycross, his brother, Keith Drayton, of Antioch, Tenn., and by his wife, Mary Lou, in 2012.The funeral will be held 2 p.m. Saturday in the Miles-Odum Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Bethlehem Cemetery in Hickox.The family will receive friends Saturday at the funeral home beginning at 1 p.m.In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Waycross Primitive Baptist Church, 107 Linden Drive, Waycross, Ga. 31501.Sympathy may be expressed at www.milesodumfuneralhome.com
Mary Carter GraingerA celebration of life service for Mary Carter Grainger, 52, will be held Saturday at 3:30 p.m. at the Upper Room, 702 Ossie Davis Parkway, where Minster Samuel Seller is pastor. Pastor Bertha Banks will bring words of comfort.Born April 13, 1963 in Homerville, she was oldest child born to the union of Justine Kates Kirksey and the late Joseph Kirksey. She lived most of her life in Ware County.Mary was joined in holy matrimony to Freddy (Joe) Granger whom she loved very much. She was a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister, grandmother, aunt and friend.She was a determined and strong willed individual who loved everyone showing no one is beyond the reach of forgiveness. She was a very caring person always willing to help and give a listening ear to those in need who came across her path in life. She had an unconditional love for her children and grandchildren that could not be erased by life’s burdens and issues.Some of the favorite things she enjoyed doing was cooking delicious food for her family and friends, listing to music and watching the Bold and the Beautiful ,the Young and the Restless television shows.Mary departed this life Monday morning (April 11, 2016) at Mayo Clinic... (WJHnews)Apr 22, 2016
April 19, 2016
Annie Lou LoydNAHUNTA — Annie Lou Loyd, 96, of Blackshear, passed away Sunday afternoon (April 17, 2016) at the Pierce County Nursing Home, in Blackshear, following an extended illness.She was a native of Brantley County, born in Tarrytown. Her parents were Rufus Deen Riner and Eva Mae Scott Riner. She was also preceded in death by her husband, George Arnold Loyd Sr., a son, Blake Loyd, three brothers, Lynwood E. Riner, Gerald D. Riner and Ronald D. Riner, and one sister, Evelyn Riner Perkins.She was a homemaker and a member of Nahunta First Baptist Church. She loved gardening and was a member of The Garden Club in Brantley County. She was also an active member in Home Demonstration Club, enjoyed cooking and was a very good seamstress. She also loved crocheting, making flower arrangements, painting and most of all loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.Survivors include her three sons and daughters-in-law, George A. and Dale Loyd, of Blackshear, Greg and Peggy Loyd, of Gainesville, and Stua... (WJHnews)Feb 2, 2016
Academically Speaking 02.01
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St. Marys resident Lexa Loden was recently named to the fall Dean’s List at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega.
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Nahunta resident Joseph Allen recently received a master’s degree in social studies from the University of the Cumberlands in Williamsburg, Ky.
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Brunswick resident Holly Higgins recently received a master’s degree in zoology through Project Dragonfly’s Global Field Program from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.
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Woodbine resident William F. Davis Jr. recently received a master’s degree in biological sciences from Clemson University in Clemson, S.C.
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The following local students were recently named to the fall Dean’s List at Valdosta State University in Valdosta.
From Brunswick: Jason Elliott, Kyara Haywood, Maggie Herndon, Carly Howard, Colleen Kavanaugh, Alexander Metz, Cameron Nicholson, Kaitlyn Prescott, Jacob Swinea, Brea Thomas, Victoria Tyso, Trang Vo and Jada Williams.
From Hoboken: Janna Mullis and Morgan Thomas.
From St. Marys: Joshua Ashcroft, Amanda Barlow, Christopher Bartek, Tyler Begley, Rachel Campbell, Kimberly Castro, Anne Combs, Ronald Flowers, Joshua Galloway, Rachel Leavy, James McCanney, Martha Mortensen, Elizabeth Neleski, Henry Nieves, Kayla Oliver, Christena Panzone, Hailey Picard, Kimberly Raby, Steban Sainz, David Spees, Cody Swenson, Michael Walton, Keyondra Whitesides, Schara Williams and Marlee Yommer.
From St. Simons Island: , Hope Lamb, Marguerite Landford, Arielle Madala, Emma McCloskey, Devan Peacock, Ashley Smith, Wesley Taylor and M... (Brunswick News)