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Obituaries

Mr. Harrison Harper

Harrison HarperWith sincere sympathy the Davis funeral home 301 North Oak street Ocilla Georgia announces the death and home going services for Mr. Harrison Harper, 902 North McKinley street Ocilla Georgia.  Born July 9, 1959 to the Late Mr. Moses O'Neal and the late Mrs. Christine Roberts Harper of Ocilla.  Mr. Harper departed this life on September 19, 2019 at the Life Care Health center in Fitzgerald Georgia.  He is survived by his children: Ms. Jennifer Tumbling of Fitzgerald Georgia and Ms. Felica Harper of Atlanta Georgia.  Sibling: Mr. Robert and Mrs. Sherry Harper of Atlanta Georgia, Ms. Genvenia Bouyer of Jacksonville Florida, Mr. Melvin and Mrs. Debra Harper of Ocilla Georgia, Mr. Anthony Harper of Ocilla Georgia, Mrs. Gloria and Mr. Gary Illi of Atlanta Georgia, Mrs. Patricia and Mr. Ronnie Rhetti of Fitzgerald Georgia, Ms. Dorthea Harper of Valdosta Georgia, and Mrs. Valerie Baily of Atlanta Georgia.  Also a host of nieces, nephews, cousins relatives and friends.

Mr. Larry Thomas Deberry Jr.

Larry Deberry JrWith sincere sympathy, the DavisFuneral home 301 North Oak Street Ocilla Georgia announces the death of Mr. Larry Thomas Deberry Jr. 517 North McKinley street Ocilla Georgia.  Mr. Deberry departed this life on Sunday morning September 15, 2019 at the Tift Regional Medical Center, Tifton Georgia.  

Mrs. Mae Frank Dyous

Mae Frances DyousWith sincere sympathy the Davis funeral home, 301 North Oak street, Ocilla Georgia 31774 announces the death and homegoing services for Mrs. Mae  Frank Dyous of Ocilla Georgia.  Born November 8, 1929 in Webster county Georgia to the late Mr.Charlie Frank Walker and the late Ms. Annie Kate Gay. Mrs. Dyous departed this life on Friday August 30, 2019 at Browns health Care center in Statesboro Georgia.

Mr. Bobby Moore

Bobby Moore

Let not your heart be trouble; you believe in God, believe also in me.  In my fathers house are many  mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you, I go to prepare a place for you.  And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and receive you unto  myself; that where I am there you may be also.  With sadness in our hearts, the Davis Funeral home, 301 North Oak Street, Ocilla Georgia announces the death of Mr. Bobby Moore, 508 North Lincoln Street Ocilla Georgia  31774. 

Ms. Verdell Denise Laster

Verdell LasterOh far a closer walk with God, a calm and heavenly friend.  A light to shine upon the road, that leads me to the lamb.  With sadness in our hearts, the Davis funeral home 301 North Oak street, Ocilla Georgia   31774, announces the death and home going services for Ms. Verdell Denise Laster of Ocilla Georgia.  Born October 1, 1965 to the late Mary Will Laster, and the late John Litman.  Ms. Laster departed this life on Sunday July 28, 209 at the Irwin county hospital in Ocilla Georgia.  Ms. Laster is survived by Two daughters: Tameka Shawn (Joe) Jimerson of Tifton Georgia and Tenika Riley of Tifton Georgia.  Grandchildren:  Ahmora Terry and Blair Jimerson both of Tifton Georgia, along with a host of Aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.  A home going celebration for Ms. Laster is planned for Saturday August 3, 2019 at 12:00 noon from the Empowerment Temple Church of God by Faith, 601 North Oak street Ocilla, where the Rev. Kenneth R. Moore serves as pastor. Minister Soffie  McGladen will deliver the eulogy.  Interment will follow in the Ocilla cemetery (West) on Valdosta Ave. Ocilla Georgia.  Ms. Laster will lie in state at the Davis funeral home, Friday morning 10:00 until 7:00 p.m.  Please continue  to lift the family up in prayer.  The Davis funeral home of Ocilla has charge of all arrangements.

Ms. Shonteice M. Pickett

Shonteice Pickett What a friend we have in Jesus,  all our sins and griefs to bear.  What a privilege it is to carry, everything to God in prayer.  With sadness in our hearts, the Davis Funeral home 301 North Oak street Ocilla, Georgia   31774, announces the Death of Ms. Shonteice M. Pickett. 410 North Beech Street, Ocilla Georgia.  Born August 5th. 1993 to the late Ms. Patricia Pickett, the late Mr.. Ray Wynn and Jeffrey Laster.  Ms. Pickett departed this life on July 18, 2019 at the Irwin county hospital in Ocilla Georgia. 

Corona virus (Covid-19) outbreak information...

In light of the recent 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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