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David Shelnutt

Oct 19, 1957 - Nov 18, 2023

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Fort Valley, GA

Kathleen, GA - David Lawrence Shelnutt, 66, passed away on Saturday, November 18, 2023, at Atrium Navicent Health with his family at his bedside. There will be a memorial service on Friday, November 24, 2023. at 2:00 pm at Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel and Crematory. The visitation for family and friends will be one hour prior to the services. Elder Franklin Bryant and Elder Gary Hall will be officiating the services. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the Shepherd Center...Read More

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Ms. Redisicia J. Walker

Mar 29, 1972 - Feb 18, 2024

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Fort Valley, GA

We are saddened to announce the passing of Ms. Redisicia J. Walker of 301 Edward Ct. Apt 9B of Fort Valley, Georgia. She passed away on February 18, 2024. More information to come soon. To to the family or in memory of Ms. Redisicia J. Walker, please

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Ms. Redisica Walker

Mar 29, 1972 - Feb 18, 2024

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Fort Valley, GA

We are saddened to announce the passing of Ms. Redisica Walker of 301 Edward Ct. Apt 9B of Fort Valley, Georgia. She passed away on February 18, 2024. More information to come soon. To to the family or in memory of Ms. Redisica Walker, please

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Willie James George, Sr.

Feb 06, 1943 - Feb 11, 2024

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Fort Valley, GA

We are saddened to announce the passing of Mr. Willie James George, Sr. of Fort Valley, Georgia. He passed away on February 11, 2024. Funeral Services will be listed below. To to the family or in memory of Mr. Willie James George, Sr., please

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Keith Saathoff

Jun 30, 1960 - Jan 31, 2021

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Fort Valley, GA

On January 31st, 2021, we lost a dear friend and colleague, Keith Saathoff, who passed away suddenly at the age of 63. Keith was born on June 30th, 1960, in Northridge, California, to Adrienne and Vern Saathoff. He is survived by his sister, Kathleen Saathoff, who lives in Newhall CA, and his beloved kitty, Raven, who will be cared for by a friend. Keith was a person who touched many lives with his kindness, generosity, and wisdom. He was always ready to listen and offer thoughtful insights. He had a passion for aeronautical engineering. He studied at Cal Poly in SanLuis Opisbo. Keith worked for several prestigious companies in the industry, such as Piper Aircraft, Gulfstream Aerospace, Vought Aircraft, Boeing, Zodiac Aerospace, and the Triumph Group. He found his greatest satisfaction and joy at Axient, where he was part of a team that ensured the safety and performance of each aircraft. He loved his teammates and his work, and he was always eager to learn and improve his skills. Keith also had a wide range of interests and hobbies that reflected his curiosity and adventurous spirit. He loved anything to do with flying, and he enjoyed watching and studying the design and execution of various aircrafts. He also loved the outdoors and nature, and he hiked many trails in the Sierra Nevada mountains. He was an active member of the American Volkssport Association, a walking club that promotes walking for sport, health, and friendship. He earned over 100 patches for completing special program walks, and he made many friends along the way. He also had a deep appreciation for American history, and he participated in reenactment battles, visited historical sites, and read extensively about the wars and events that shaped the nation. He was especially fond of target shooting and competition shooting with his muzzle loaders, which he collected and maintained with care. He also had a love for fine engineering that manifested in his admiration for Mustangs, the classic American car. He was a member of several Mustang clubs in different states, and he loved the roar and power of the engines. He also developed a passion for NASCAR, and he could talk about the drivers, the races, and the strategies with enthusiasm and expertise. Keith was a remarkable person and an amazing friend, who lived a full and rich life. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him and loved him. He leaves behind a legacy of kindness, generosity, and excellence that will inspire us for years to come. We are grateful for the time we had with him, and we know he is at peace in a place where he can fly high and free with joy! With honor, Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel & Crematory has been entrusted with arrangements.

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Jerry Cheek

Oct 06, 1950 - Jan 27, 2024

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Fort Valley, GA

Jerry Cheek (Cheek-O) sadly passed away at home on January 27, 2024, after a long illness. He is survived by his wife Kathy. Daughter Karisa Stillwell (Eric), stepdaughter Jennifer Folsom (Robby), and stepson Robert Warren (Adrianne). Grandchildren Blake Stillwell, Hannah Folsom, Jack Warren, and Whitley Warren. Jerry loved singing and entertaining and was always the life of the party. He was the jack of all trades and could fix just about anything. He was always so proud to have parts left over after fixing something the “Cheek-o” way. As per Jerry’s request no funeral services or memorial services will be held. He will be greatly missed by family and friends.

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Tate Callen Taylor

Jan 27, 2024 - Jan 27, 2024

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Fort Valley, GA

Tate Callen Taylor was born sleeping on 27 January 2024. He was a beautiful boy who looked just like his older brother Tripp. For the 36 ½ weeks he grew in his Mommy’s belly, he jumped, kicked and punched with all his strength. He was definitely energetic. His parents were able to hold him for hours to give him all their love, cuddles, and kisses. He is survived by his parents Allen and Caley Taylor, and his older brother Tripp Taylor. A visitation for close friends and family will be conducted on Tuesday, 30 January. A short service will follow visitation so that Mommy and Daddy can speak about the love they already knew for their sweet son that was taken too soon.

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William Robert Kodra

Oct 22, 1935 - Jan 27, 2024

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Fort Valley, GA

William Robert Kodra, affectionately known as "Bill," passed away on Saturday, January 27, 2024, at the age of 88. Born in Dorloo, New York, on October 22,1935, Bill was the beloved son of the late Anton Kodra and Mary Antonia (Konchar) Kodra. A celebration of Bill’s life will be held Tuesday, January 30, 2024, between 6:00pm to 8:00 pm at Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel. In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by his cherished wife, Martha Chamberlin Kodra, and son, Gary Kodra. Their memories live on in the hearts of those who knew and loved them. Left to treasure Bill's legacy are his loving daughter Brenda Ryberg; grandchildren: Miranda Croxton, Erica Dean, Nick Ryberg (Kristin); Great Grandchildren: Raina Croxton, Aaron Croxton, Major Croxton, Dylan Sapp, Gracie Dean, John Paul Dean, Tyler Roti, and Vivian Ryberg. After high school Bill received his bachelor’s in culinary arts, in his later years he retired as a supervisor at Davis Oil Company. Bill had a passion for computers, sports, mathematics, cooking, meals on wheels, and most of all his family. In his down time, you would find him playing his favorite word game Whortle. In lieu of flowers Bill’s family will like all donations to be made to meals on wheels. 511 Russell Pkwy, Warner Robins, GA 31088 With honor, Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel & Crematory has been entrusted with arrangements.

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Wendell "Butch" Ray Barlow

Nov 28, 1947 - Jan 24, 2024

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Fort Valley, GA

Wendell “Butch” Ray Barlow, 76, of Fort Valley, passed away peacefully on Wednesday morning, January 24, 2024, following his battle with dementia. Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 29, at 2:00 PM, at FairHaven Funeral Home, with Pastor Ronnie Hollis officiating. Immediately following, Butch will be laid to rest in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. The family will greet friends one hour prior to service time at 1:00PM. Butch was born on November 28, 1947, in Macon, Georgia, to the late Mr. Charles Brannon Barlow and Mrs. Mary Davis Hosford. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his brother, Ronald “Ronnie” Barlow, his sister, Judith “Judy” Barlow Peacock, and the love of his life, JoAnn Branan Barlow. Mr. Barlow professed his faith as a Christian in 1974. He made his home Milledgeville, Georgia in the 1980’s, where he worked at Kendall McGaw Laboratories until they closed. He moved back to Macon and eventually to Fort Valley where he lived the last 30+ years of his life. He retired from Stalnaker Plastics where he worked as a machinist. He was a man of many talents from fabricating molds, metal working to designing and constructing decks and homes. Butch had an avid love for fast, sporty, muscle cars. He was a member of the Old Street Racers Club. He shares 3 children with the late Janice Faye Walker Barlow. Butch is survived by his children, son, Billy Barlow (Jan) of Gray, son, Brannon Barlow (Olivia) of Chester, daughter, Angel Filley (Clint) of Eatonton and stepdaughter, Stacey Shannon of Florida. He has 11 grandchildren and a number of great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. Additionally, the family is deeply grateful for the loving care received by Mr. Barlow given in his last few months by his amazing team of caregivers at Lynn Haven Health and Rehabilitation in Gray, Georgia and Affinis Hospice of Gray, Georgia with a special thanks to Hannah and Leslie. Friends may sign the online registry at www.fairhavenmacon.com. FairHaven Funeral Home and Cremation Services has charge of arrangements.

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Joyce B. Harrell

Sep 03, 1942 - Jan 23, 2024

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Fort Valley, GA

Joyce B. Harrell, 81 of Fort Valley, Georgia was called to her heavenly home on January 23, 2024, after a brief illness and hospital stay. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 27, 2024, at 2 p.m. in Bethel Baptist Church, Lizella, Georgia. A burial will follow in Macon Memorial Park Cemetery. Pastor Jerry Garner and Reverend Paul Whitton. The family will have time of visitation on Friday, January 26, 2024, from 6:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m. in Fairhaven Funeral Home. Born in Fort Valley, she was the daughter of the late Henry Clovis Bunch and Doris Giles Bunch. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne Derry Harrell, sister, Linda Yates and great granddaughter, Keira McCord. Mrs. Harrell was a retired Technical Writer from Robins Air Force Base with 30 years of service. She was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church, where she attended Sunday School and volunteered with Operation Christmas Child, AWANA, Women’s Ministry and other various activities at the church. She is survived by her sister, Carol McKee (Roger), children, Raymond Wood (Lisa), Renee’ Stevens (Johnny), Ronnie Wood(Darlene), and Robin Drew; Grandchildren, Brandon and Logan Wood, John, Ben, and Krysten Bush, Ashley Mullikin(Walter), Cody (Jennifer) and Cory Heath, 15 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Several nieces and nephews. Friends may sign the online register at www.fairhavenmacon.com. Fairhaven Funeral Home and Cremation Service has charge of arrangements.

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James Robert Earnhardt

Dec 22, 1932 - Jan 19, 2024

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Fort Valley, GA

James Robert Earnhardt, age 91, of Fort Valley, GA, left his earthly life on Friday, 19 January 2024 surrounded by family. James was born in Salisbury, N.C. on 22 December 1932. He is preceded in death by parents James Douglas Earnhardt and Inez Rector Earnhardt, brothers Victor Earnhardt, Sr, and Gregory Earnhardt, and son, Robert Allen Earnhardt. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Nettie Jo Hilliard Earnhardt, son; James “Jim” Earnhardt, daughters Delia Jordan, Susan Henson (Kirk) and Roberta Earnhardt; granddaughters Amber Shaw, Jamie Dawson (Doug), Kathryn Earnhardt, JoLee Henson Carlson (Trevor), and Hannah Earnhardt; ten great-grandchildren and one great-great grandson. The visitation for family and friends will be held on Monday, January 22, 2024, from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel & Crematory. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 23, 2024, at 11:00 am at Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel & Crematory with Minister Steve Waller officiating. Immediately following the services, family and friends are invited to the American Legion Post 76, 1212 Peach Pkwy., Fort Valley, GA 31030 for a time of food and fellowship. No flowers please, instead make donations to either: Florida School of Preaching, 1807 South Lakeland Avenue, Lakeland FL 33803-2653; Warner Robins Church of Christ (WRCOC) School of Theology, 1947 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins GA 31093; or In Search of The Lord’s Way, P O Box 371, Edmond, OK 73083-0371. Family is in the care of Burpee-Scott Memorial Chapel, 2932 Hwy 41 N, Fort Valley GA 31030, www.burpeescottmemorialhapel.com (478)-333-3006.

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