Monthly Archives: August 2018

Charles Edison Brazell – August 10, 2018

Charles Edison Brazell, 87, of Kingsland, passed away peacefully with his
family by his side on Friday, August 10, 2018.

Mr. Brazell was a  lifelong resident of Camden County.  He was preceded in
death by his parents, John and Bessie Gay Brazell, his wife, Brenda Capps
Brazell, son, Charles Steven Brazell, six brothers and six sisters.

Mr. Brazell had been employed with Occidental Petroleum Corporation,
retiring with 20 years of service.  He was a veteran of the United States
Army, serving from 1952-1954, and was attached to the United States Air
Force through SCARWAF (Special Category Army reassigned with the Air
Force).  He enjoyed dancing, fishing, planting his gardens, but most of all
loved his family.  He was a member of the Kingsland First Baptist Church.

Survivors include his daughters, Myrtice Marrs (Fred) of St. Simons Island,
Cynthia Brazell Strickland, Bess Renee Brazell Norton (Tim), and Deidra
Brazell O’Quinn (Russell) all of Kingsland; grandchildren, Courtney
Strickland, Ryan Norton, Chase Strickland, Hunter Strickland,
Kendal Norton, and Charles Royce O’Quinn; numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 10:00 am at the
Kingsland First Baptist Church, with Pastor Vernon Dillingham and Pastor
Brian Parker officiating.  Burial to follow at Brazell Cemetery.

The family received friends at Allison Memorial Chapel on Monday, August 13,
2018 fro 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm.

Pallbearers: Ryan Norton, Chase Strickland, Hunter Strickland, John Robert
Davis, Joseph Stover, John Avis Brazell.

Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of
arrangements.

Edward L. Rodgers – August 3, 2018

Edward L. Rodgers, 84, of St. Marys, passed away Friday, August 3, 2018 at Southeast Georgia Health System Camden.
Born July 18, 1934 in Cottondale, FL, he was the son of the late John C. and Gertrude Stephens Rodgers.  He was also preceded in death by his brothers, J.C. Rogers and Roy Rodgers, and sisters, Kathleen Rodgers and Agnes Gainey.
Mr. Rodgers had been a resident of Camden County since 1942, and was retired from Gilman Paper Company with 30 years of service.  He was a member of the  F&AM Masonic Lodge #109 in St. Marys and Scottish Rite #1835.  He enjoyed gardening, fishing, hunting, and his main hobbies were working on cars, lawn mowers, bikes, boats and motors.  He was of the Methodist faith.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 11:00 am at Oak Grove Cemetery in St. Marys, with Pastor J. Roy White officiating and with Masonic Rites.  The family will receive friends at Allison Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, August 7th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
Survivors include his wife, Bobbie Ann Hart Rodgers of St. Marys; daughters, Teresa Lynn Rodgers Meeks (Jimmy) of St. Marys and Penny Suzanne Rodgers Parsons (Darwin) of Dawsonville, GA; grandchildren, James Edward Register (Jillian), Jennifer Lynn Dickey (Brad), William David Jones, and Dawn Elise Register; great grandchildren, Amanda Register, Katlyn Register, Lauren Register, Colton Holland, and Gabriel Holland; several nieces and nephews.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.

David A. Hogan – August 3, 2018

David A. Hogan, 78, of St. Marys passed away Friday, August 3, 2018 at the Senior Care Center in St. Marys.
Born January 21, 1940 in Norfolk, VA, he was the son of the late James and Lesta Lloyd Hogan.  He was also preceded in death by his two brothers, James Hogan, Jr., and Robert L. Hogan.
Mr. Hogan was 20 years retired from the United States Coast Guard, serving his country honorably during Vietnam.  Following his retirement, he was an independent commercial truck driver for 20 years, and Commercial Driver Instructor for Community College in Charleston, SC.  He then relocated to Camden County and worked at  Kingsbay Sub Base as a service contractor in the transportation department.
Mr. Hogan was always a faithful visitor at the Woodbine Opry.  He was a life member of the VFW Post 8385 in Kingsland, and enjoyed hunting and fishing.  He was of the Baptist faith.
A Celebration of Mr. Hogan’s Life will be held Monday, August 6, 2018 at Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys at 5:00 pm with United States Coast Guard Honors.  Visitation will follow the service until 7:00 pm.
Survivors include his loving wife of 42 years, Harriet Hogan of St. Marys; daughter, Teresa H. Miller (Glenn) of Chesapeake, VA; son, Robert Hogan (Khythrene) of Kingsland; step-son, Ray Thrower (George Williams) of Fort Lauderdale, FL; sister, Rose Hackworth  and twin brother, Paul Hogan, both of Chesapeake, VA; four grandchildren, Orion Hogan, Samantha May, Adam Bevins, and Victoria Hogan; two great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.