Thurs., May 18
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Rosalie Virginia Heitzig
Rosalie Virginia Heitzig, 76, of Dearing, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017. She was born in Joplin, Montana, on June 17, 1940, and adopted by Wallace and Agnes Hunt. She later married a military man and earned the privilege of traveling extensively throughout Europe and America as an Army wife. She earned a teaching degree from Augusta College, eventually retiring from M.E. Freeman Elementary School. After her husband's death, she settled down in Dearing where she lived with her horses, living the country life.
She was predeceased by her parents, Wallace and Agnes Hunt, and her husband, SFC Robert Heitzig. Survivors include her daughter, Bobbie Simpson (Tommy), her two cherished grandsons, Zachary and Trevor (Amber), and her twin brother, Ronald Hunt (Janet). She was a member of Dearing Methodist Church.
A Memorial will be held Saturday, May 20, 2017 at The Dearing Methodist Church at 10:00.
You may sign the online guest book at www.curtisfuneralhome.com
Curtis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Wendell D. Davis
Wendell D. Davis, 75, of Cedar Rock Rd. went home to be with his Lord on May 9, 2017.
Mr. Davis was a lifelong resident of McDuffie County, Georgia, and the son of the late Odell Davis and the late Inez Hobbs Davis. He worked in various positions for Coca-Cola in McDuffie County and surrounding counties and retired after 42 years. He was a Baptist by faith, and he loved his family, the outdoors, gardening, the Atlanta Braves and Nascar. In addition to his parents, Mr. Davis was preceded in death by a brother, Walter Davis and two sisters, Mary Frances Hyman and Barbara Shelton.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 54 years, Betty Davis; daughter, Vonnie Deak of Augusta, Georgia; brother, Phil Davis (Vickie); sisters, Doris Reese (Roy), Phyllis Shedd (A.T.) all of Thomson, Georgia; and grandchildren, Ashley Hammac (Christopher) of Dearing, Georgia, Anna Bilbo (Brian) of Columbus, Mississippi, Antonio Andrini, Andre Andrini and Angelo Andrini (Devin) all of Pueblo, Colorado; great grandchildren, Hayli Hammac, Alivia Hammac and Sophya Hammac; special cousin Linda Jurney of Martinez, Georgia; many nieces and nephews and his dog and companion, “Buddy.”
Funeral services were held at 3 o’clock p.m., Saturday, May 13, 2017, in the chapel of Beggs Funeral Home with the Rev. Larron Pilgrim officiating.
The family would like to thank Regency Hospice - especially Amy Cranford, Gwen Kitchens and LaCole Sneed - for the excellent care given to Mr. Davis during his illness.
The family received friends from 6 until 8 p.m., Friday at the funeral home.
Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.





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