John William Odum

John William Odum John William Odum, 72, of Darien passed away on Wednesday, September 2, 2020, at Ascension St. Vincent’s Riverside Hospital in Jacksonville, Florida, after an extended illness. Johnny, as he was affectionately known, was born October 21, 1947 in Brunswick, son of the late Bennie Lee and Sarah Lucille Smith Odum of Darien. …

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Jackson Lee Amason Jr.

Jackson Lee Amason Jr. Born Jackson Lee Amason, Jr. on May 30, 1960, Lee was the oldest of five children. He grew up in Greenville, South Carolina, until age 10, then moved to Valona, Georgia, where he worked in the family-owned seafood business. As crab fishermen working from a plywood boat  after school, Lee and…

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Randy David Dick

Randy David Dick Randy David Dick, 62, of Darien died Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020, at his residence. Arrangements may be announced by the family. Cremation services were provided by Golden Isles Cremation Center/Brunswick Memorial Park Funeral Home.

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Paul Bodamer Jr.

Paul Bodamer Jr. Paul E. Bodamer Jr. passes away on Aug. 27, 2020. He was reared on St. Simons Island and had made his home in Columbia, S.C., for the last 23 years. He was a graduate of Frederica Academy in 1985, and proceeded to earn degrees from the University of Georgia in 1989 and…

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280 COVID-19 Cases reported in McIntosh County; 7 Deaths

As of 3 p.m., September 18th, there have been 16,558 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in residents of the Coastal Health District and 309 deaths.  Cases by county: Bryan: 1,046 cases, 11 deaths Camden: 1,208 cases, 7 deaths Chatham: 8,010 cases, 145 deaths Effingham: 1,338 cases, 22 deaths Glynn: 3,400 cases, 92 deaths Liberty: 1,050 cases,…

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