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Mr. Willie James Jackson

WillieJamesJacksonWith heart felt sympathy the Davis funeral home of Ocilla Georgia announces the death and funeral services for the late Mr. Willie James Jackson.

Mr. Jackson is survived by one son: Mr. Darryl (Gloria) Jackson of Austell Georgia. Sibling: Mrs. Helen Whipple of Hillside New Jersey, Mr. Joel Jackson of Ocilla Georgia, Ms. Rose Jackson of East Orange New Jersey, Mrs. Barbara (John)Rector of Chester Township New Jersey, Mrs. Mary (Carl) Smith of Atlanta Georgia, Mrs. Dorothy (Charles) Andrews of Fitzgerald Georgia, Mrs. Peggy (Terriel) Walker of Austell Georgia, Mr. Robert (Wanda) Jackson Jr. of Ocilla Georgia, Mrs. Sue White of Austell Georgia, and Mrs. Cheryle (Robert) Harperof Douglasville Georgia. He also leave to cherrish his memories a host of Aunts, uncles, neices, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.

Willie James JacksonFuneral service for Mr. Willie James Jackson will be held on Saturday June 18, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. from the Pleasant Grove 1st. Baptist church located at 215 East 7th. street in Ocilla Georgia where the Rev. James C. Curtis is pastor. Eulogy will be delivered by Rev. Dr. Charles Andrews pastor of the Temple of Refuge Church Of God By Faith in Fitzgerald Georgia. Interment will follow in the Ocilla city cemetery on Valdosta Ave. in Ocilla. Mr. Jackson will lie in state on Friday Morning 10:00 until 7:00 Friday Evening, and on Saturday moring at the chapel until 11:30 a.m. and at the church until the funeral hour.

The Davis funeral home of Ocilla has charge of all arrangements. 

Master Triston Kabien Bryant

infantWith our deepest sympathy, The Davis funeral home of Ocilla Georgia announces the death and funeral services for Master Triston Kabien Bryant, of Fitzgerald Georgia. Graveside service for Master Bryant was held on Monday afternood at the Evergreen cemetery in Fitzgerald Georgia, at 4:00 p.m. with Pastor Daisy Whitfield officiating. Master Bryant is survived by his parents Ms. Shonda Jackson and Mr. Curtis Bryant of Fitzgerald Georgia. Grant parent: Mrs. Athea Bryant of Ocilla Georgia, Mr. Curtis Freeman of Fitzgerald Georgia, Mr. Hayward Jackson of Fitzgerald Georgia and Mrs. Cassandra Jackson of Fitzgerald Georgia. Siblings: Keiona Parker and Kayveon Parker of Fitzgerald Georgia. Also a host of aunts, uncles neices nephews cousins relatives and sorrowing friends. The Davis funeral home of Ocilla was in charge of all arrangements. 

Mr. Herman Benyard

Herman BenyardWith sincere sympathy the Davis funeral home of Ocilla Georgia announes the death and funeral services for Mr. Herman Benyard of Ocilla Georgia.

Funeral services for Mr. Benyard will be held on Saturday June 11, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. from the Pleasant Grove 1st. Baptist church located at 215 Est. 7th. street Ocilla Georgia, where the pastor Rev. James C. Curtis will officiate. Interment will follow in the Ocilla city cemetery. Mr. Benyard will lie in state from Friday morning 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Davis funeral home chapel and Saturday until 1:00 p.m.

The Davis funeral home of Ocilla has charge of all arrangements.

Mr. Thomas Williams

Thomas WilliamsWith sincere sympathy the Davis funeral home of Ocilla Georgia announces the death and funeral services for Mr. Thomas Williams of 409 North Oak Street in Ocilla Georgia. Mr. Williams is survived by his children; Ms. Angela Williams of Ocilla Georgia and Mrs. Gwendolyn (Houston) Rhone of St. Marys, Georgia. Mr. Wyatt (Latrivia) Williams of Atlanta, Georgia. Five grandchildren: Kinna Williams, Kameron Williams, Yolanda Green, Erica Joshua, and Cheryl Thomas. Sisters: Mrs. Beulah Mae Leggett of Adel Georgia, and Mrs. Ruby Lee Townsend of Broxton Georgia. Sister-in-law: Mrs. Altha Mae Wilcox of Chicago Illinois. Brother-in-laws: Mr. Alfonzo (Louvinia) Edwards of Chicago Illinois, Mr. Gregory (Verna) Edwards of Atlanta Georgia, and Mr. Joseph Woodard of Ocilla Georgia. Also a host of great grand children, nieces, nephews, cousins, and sorrowing friends.

Funeral services for Mr. Thomas Williams will be held on Saturday June 4, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. from the Pleasant Grove 1st. Baptist church, 215 East 7th Street Ocilla, where the Rev. James C. Curtis Sr. is pastor. Moderator Kenneth R. Glover will delivery the Eulogy. Interment will follow in the Ocilla city cemetery. Mr. Williams will lie in state at the Davis funeral home in Ocilla from Friday morning 10:00 a.m. until 7:oo p.m. and Saturday until the funeral hour. The Davis Funeral home of Ocilla has charge of all arrangements.

Master Angelo Montique Eady

infantWith sincere sympathy the Davis funeral home of Ocilla Georgia announces the death and funeral services for Master Angelo Montique Eady of Fitzgerald Georgia. Master Eady is survived by his parents: Mr. Antonio Eady and Mrs. Antoinette Eady of Fitzgerald Georgia. His sibling: Maquavious Eady, Antonio Eady Jr., Latayia Fields and Chioma Eady. Grand parents: Ms. Louvonnia Eady and Mr. Lemoria Moses both Of Ocilla Georgia. Elder Anthony L. and Mrs. Bertha Bruner of Jacksonville Fla. Several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins relatives and sorrowing friends.
Home Going services for Master Angelo Montique Eady will be held on Saturday June 4,th 2016 at 1:00 p.m. from the New Bethel Baptist church located at 401 East 7th. street in Ocilla Georgia, where the Rev. Christopher R. Douglas is pastor. The Grandfather Elder Anthony L. Bruner will officiate, interment will follow in the Ocilla city cemetery. The Davis funeral home of Ocilla has charge of all arrangements

Mr. Wayne Williams Sr.

WayneWilliamsWith sincere sympathy the Davis funeral home of Ocilla Georgia announces the Death and funeral services for the late Mr. Wayne Williams Sr. of Long Island Yew York. Mr. Williams is survived by his wife, Mrs. Willie Pearl Williams of Long Island New York. Children: Mrs. Lafonia (Eric) Lawrence of Atlanta Georgia, Mr. Wayne Jr. (Faatimah) Williams,(Lisa) of Maryland. Grandchildren: Dante, Ebonee, Paris, Eryka, and Eiysia Lawrence. Jahniece and Eyaad Williams and Madison. Siblings: Evangelist Eleanor Thomas(Elder Robert of Byron Georgia, Mr. Leroy Williams Jr. of Maca Puerto Rico, Mrs. Edith Mitchell of McCungie PA., Ms. Sandra Williams of Orlando Fl. Mr. Gregory Williams of Byron Georgia, Mrs. Cheryl Lewis (Frederick) of Milton Fl. and Mr. Carlton Williams (Voya) of Jonesboro Georgia. Countless nieces, nephews, cousins, inlaws, and friends.

Funeral services for Mr. Wayne Williams Sr. will be held on Tuesday May 17, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. from the Empowerment Temple Church of God By Faith at 601 North Oak Street in Ocilla Georgia where the Rev. Kenneth Moore is Pastor. The eulogy will be delivered by the Rev, Dr. Charles Andrews. Interment will follower in the lax cemetery in Lax Georgia. Mr. Williams will lie in state at the Davis funeral home in Ocilla from Monday morning 10:00 A.M. until 7:00 P.M. and Tuesday morning until the funeral hour. The family will receive friends for the repass at the New Bethel Baptist church social Hall after the committal services. The Davis funeral home of Ocilla has charge of all arrangements.  

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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