McIntosh Clerk of Courts under investigation by Gov. Kemp

Governor Kemp orders investigation of Clerk of Courts Rebecca McFerrin Georgia’s Governor Bryan Kemp has ordered on Jan. 30 an investigation of Rebecca McFerrin, McIntosh County’s Clerk of Courts, concerning her ability to effectively perform her duties, following a request made by McIntosh Court judges in October. Kemp has appointed a committee to investigate and…

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Rex Waters

  Rex Waters Rex Waters, 95, of Pembroke, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro. He was born in Denmark, Georgia, but as long as he could remember, he lived in Pembroke and dearly loved his hometown. He was a member of Pembroke United Methodist Church, and a…

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Alvin Thomas “Gabby” Sullivan

Alvin Sullivan Alvin T. “Gabby” Sullivan, of Darien, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2019. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, at First African Baptist Church, with burial to follow in Upper Mill Cemetery. The body will lie in state for one hour prior to the service at the church.…

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Bill Minnich

William R. Minnich Jr. William R. Minnich Jr. slipped gently into the loving arms of God on Saturday, January 19, 2019, after a brief illness.   His wife of 47 years, Sherry, and his dog, Blue, were both by his side.  Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Bill was an extraordinary man with many interests in…

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Abe Brown

Abe Brown Rev. Abram F. Brown Sr., 74, a native of McIntosh County, and a resident of Glynn County, died Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, after a lengthy illness. The Wake will be held on Sunday, Jan. 27, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Greater Works Than These Ministries, 4020 Wylly Ave., Brunswick, GA 31520. Funeral…

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John Henry Armstrong

John Henry Armstrong John Henry Armstrong, of Meridian, died Wednesday. Jan. 16, 2019, at his residence. Arrangements will be announced by Darien Funeral Home.

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Ernestine Armstrong

Ernestine Armstrong Ernestine Armstrong of Darien died Monday, Jan. 14, 2019, at her residence. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 19, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 4821 Altama Ave., Brunswick. The viewing will be from 1 to 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, at Darien Funeral Home. Born and educated…

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Marian Walker

Marian Walker Marian Walker, formerly of Sapelo Island, died Jan. 4, 2019. The funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 12, at St. Luke Baptist Church on Sapelo Island. The ferry will depart the Meridian Dock at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. The viewing will be from 1 to 6 p.m. on Friday,…

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Alberta T. Sallins

Alberta T. Sallins Alberta “Bert” T. Sallins of Briar Patch, died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2018, at Candler Hospital. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 5, at Mount Calvary Baptist Church, with burial to follow in Belleville cemetery. The body will lie in state one hour prior to the service at…

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McIntosh County: Now is the Time

McIntosh County: Now is the time! “McIntosh County: Now Is The Time!” is a movement to involve every resident of McIntosh County to turn our tide to a prosperous, healthy, educated and joyous place to live, work, play and a place for many to visit and enjoy. Identified as the Community Development Steering Committee, it…

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