Roscoe Harris Mullis

Mr. Roscoe Harris Mullis, age 81 of Kingsland, Ga., passed away in the late evening hours of Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 at Hospice of the Golden Isles in Brunswick, Ga.

Mr. Mullis was born on May 15th, 1936 in Dexter, Ga. to Fonzo and Louise Mullis.

Mr. Mullis spent his childhood in Fernandina Beach, Fl. and earned his Accounting degree at South Georgia in Douglas and at University of Georgia in Atlanta.  After graduation he worked in Atlanta and also served in the US Army.  In 1964 he relocated his family to Kingsland, where he practiced at his CPA firm until retirement in 2009.

Mr. Mullis loved Camden County and enjoyed every opportunity to participate in the community – through civic and church activities, philanthropic endeavors, and mentoring others.  He strived to live every day to its fullest and to do what he could to make this world, and his community, a better place.

During his time in Kingsland, Mr. Mullis was an active Camden County Booster – supporting high school athletics and numerous sporting programs.  He enjoyed serving as the statistician for the CCHS football teams for more than 25 years.  He was an avid University of Georgia football fan – spending many weekends following the Dawgs at home and away games.  Nothing pleased him more than any excuse to head to Athens to see the Dawgs play in any sport.

Mr. Mullis is survived by Melinda, his beloved wife of 57 years; his daughter, Jennifer (Tommy) Sailors of St. Marys, Ga.; his sons, Michael (John Ettare) Mullis of Castro Valley, Ca., Richard (Olivia Wilburn) Mullis of Sunnyvale, Ca., and Mark Mullis of St. Marys, Ga.; his mother, Louise Mullis of Fernandina Beach, Fl.; his sister, Nellie (Jerry) Wold of Jacksonville ,Fl.; and his grandchildren, Katie (Patrick) Steck of Austin, Tx., Sarah Sailors of Jacksonville, Fl., Harris Sailors of St. Marys, Ga.; Paul Wilburn of Battle Creek, Mi.; and several nieces and nephews.  He is predeceased by his brother, Ray Mullis of Fernandina Beach, Fl.

A visitation will be held for Mr. Mullis on Sunday, November 12th, 2017, from 4-6 pm at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church in St. Marys, Ga.  A Funeral Mass will be held at the church at noon on Monday, November 13th, 2017 with Father Mariusz Fuks presiding. Interment will be held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery in Bowling Green, Ky.

Memorial Contributions may be made in Mr. Mullis’ honor to Our Lady Star of the Sea Building Fund, or Hospice of the Golden Isles.

 

May 15, 1936 – November 8, 2017

Soloman Lallan, Sr.

2185C58D-629C-485A-97AE-ABE0334EC48F.jpegMr. Solomon Lallan, Sr. age 72 of Kingsland, Ga. passed away unexpectedly on Friday, November 3rd, 2017 at his residence.

 Mr. Lallan was born on October 12th, 1945 in Trinidad, Tobago to the late Christina Chitaman Lallan.

Soloman was a hard-working, dedicated, strong, and caring person. During his spare time, he enjoyed cooking, reading, listening to music, and dancing. He loved his friends and family dearly. He will be missed greatly by all who knew and loved him.

Mr. Lallan is survived by his daughters, Veronica Lallan and Susan Lallan; his son, Soloman Lallan, Jr.; his step-daughters, Christine Allen-Tyler and Diane Allen-Bullard; his sister, Veronica Levesque; and many grand and great grandchildren, along with a host of friends.

Mr. Lallan joins his beloved wife, Patsy Christine Allen Lallan in Heaven.

Memorial Services will be held at a later date by his family.

October 12, 1945 – November 3, 2017

Martha Sue King

Ms. Martha Sue Wiggins King, age 75, passed away on the morning of Thursday, October 26th, 2017 at the Senior Care Center in St. Marys, Ga.

Ms. King was born January 18th, 1942 in Waycross, Ga. to the late Maurice and Eudell Wiggins.

Ms. King is survived by her daughter, Debbie Miller of Jacksonville, Fl.; her sisters, Mary (Ben) Couch of St. Marys, Ga., Minnie (Gene) Douglas, of Atkinson, Ga. and Virginia (Al) Padrick, of Ludowici, Ga.; her brothers, Maurice (Phylis) Wiggins of Albany, Ga., George (Stella) Wiggins of Pembroke, Ga., Charles (Peggy) Wiggins of Townsend, Ga., Herman (Vivian) Wiggins of Hinesville, Ga., and James (Suzane) Wiggins of Waycross, Ga.; and her grandchildren, Tyler Brunson, Tarra Deleo, and Mary Miller.

Besides her parents, Ms. King was preceded in passing by her daughter, Laura Brunson.

A private memorial service for Ms. King will be held at a later date by her family.

January 18, 1942 – October 26, 2017

William Garlin Jones

Mr. William “Bill” Garlin Jones passed away in the morning hours of October 21st, 2017 at Southeast Georgia Health System in Brunswick, Ga. after a long and courageous battle with an illness.

Bill was born December 17th, 1955 in Dearborn, Michigan to the late William and Anna Jones. He joined the U.S. Navy shortly after high school where he traveled the world. Along the way he met the love of his life, Barbara Mills Jones. They shared 35 wonderful years together raising two kids, a son, Kenny and daughter, Tracy. After 13 faithful years in the Navy, Bill continued in a career that enabled him to travel the world while serving his country as a defense contractor.

Bill is survived by his beloved wife, Barbara Mills Jones of St. Marys, Ga.; his children, Kenny Jones of Naples, Italy and Tracy Jones Wilcox of Aurora, Colorado; his grandchildren, Ke’ala and Del of Aurora, Colorado, who he loved and adored; and his sisters, Deborah, Karen, and Linda; and his brother, Michael.

A celebration of Bill’s life will be held in Valparaiso, Indiana this spring, but those wishing to, may send flowers and condolences to Coastal Camden Funeral Home, 935 E. King Avenue Kingsland, GA 31548.

December 17, 1955 –  October 21, 2017

Curtis “Curt” Michael Adams

4B219716-B112-4E3E-AFF0-2AE1454AB574.pngCurtis “Curt” Michael Adams, age 55 of Yulee Florida passed away on the afternoon of Thursday, October 12th, 2017 at Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville Florida.
Mr. Adams was born in Cocoa Beach Florida on October 25th, 1961. He is the son of the late Woodrow and Mary Frances Giddens Adams.
Curt grew up in Orlando Florida and graduated from Colonial High School in 1979. He worked at Disney World during his high school years and loved telling stories of those adventures. He moved to Yulee, Florida with his parents in 1981. He became employed by Gilman Paper Company, where he stayed for 25 years. He also was employed by All Pro Trailers and Omni Hotel on Amelia Island. He met his wife Marguerite Svendsen in October 1983 and they married December 22, 1984 at Yulee Baptist Church. They have two children, Cody Adams and Britni Adams. Curt was a hardworking and loved spending time with his family. He enjoyed coaching and watching his children in sports. He loved to play baseball and riding motorcycles. He loved college football (FSU), traveling and visiting Disney World. He loved to joke and kid around with everyone and he never met a stranger. He enjoyed history and his knowledge was impressive. He also loved his furry grandson, Cooper. Curt was raised in the Baptist Church and came from a very faithful family. His wishes were to not have a funeral or memorial. He wanted to be cremated and to come home to his wife. He wants to be remembered as he was and to celebrate his life with good memories..
Mr. Adams is survived by his beloved wife, Marguerite Adams, his children, Cody and Britni Adams all of Yulee Florida, his sisters Darlene (Wayne) Mosley of St Augustine, Florida and Lee Ann (David) Coleman of Goose Creek, South Carolina his Uncle Rodger (Elaine) Giddens of Folkston, Georgia and many Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Nieces and Nephews.

October 25, 1961 – October 12, 2017