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Mary Lee Smith DeBerry

Mary Lee DeberryServant of God well done. Rest from thy love employ. The battle is fought, the victory is won, enter thy master's joy.  With sadness in our heart.  The Davis funeral home, 301 North Oak street, Ocilla Georgia   31774, pause to announce the death and home going celebration for mother Mary Lee Smith DeBerry of 807 North Elm street, Ocilla Georgia.   Born September 15, 1941 in Berrian county, Alapaha Georgia, to the late Mrs. Rosa Mae Scrivins Smith and the late Mr. Timothy Smith.   Mrs. Deberry  received God's call from labor to reward on October 31, 2022 at Atrium Health Navicent Health in Macon Georgia.  Mrs. Deberry is survived by her children: Mrs. Dona and Mr. Theodis McClain of Ocilla Georgia, Mr. Melba and Mrs. Leila Deberry of Macon Georgia, Mr. Darreyl Deberry and Mr. Gerald Deberry both of Ocilla Georgia, Mr. Lontonta Deberry of Fitzgerald Georgia. Siblings: Ms. Rosa Smith, Mr. Waymon Smith, Ms. Carletha Nixon, Ms. Wilhelmina Smith, and Ms. Edwina Reeves all of Alapaha Georgia. Mr. Rudolph Smith of Norcross Georgia, along with several grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.  A home going celebration for mother Mary Lee DeBerry, is planned for Sunday November 6, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. from the Little Flock Missionary Baptist church, highway 158 Gladys Georgia, where her pastor Bishop Richard R. Denning Jr. will deliver the eulogy and committal. Interment will follow in the Luke cemetery in Berrian county.   Mother DeBerry will lie in state at the Davis funeral home in Ocilla Saturday morning 10:00 until 6:00 p.m. and at the church 11:30 a.m. Sunday until the funeral hour The Davis funeral home of Ocilla has charge of all arrangements.

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In light of the Corona virus (Covid-19) outbreak, Davis Funeral Home of Ocilla Georgia will be taking the following steps to insure the health and well-being of our staff and our community as a whole.  We have communicated with other funeral homes in our surrounding area, and have been in contact with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) for insight and guidance for conducting our day-to-day businesses.  These are the recommendations that will be implemented by Davis Funeral Home:

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