Brenda Smith (1-14-18) service 1-18-18

Brenda Kay Smith, 65, of Crump, died on Sunday, Jan. 14.
She was born in Savannah, the daughter of the late Buck Enlow and Lura Mae Wilkerson Franks.
Mrs. Smith is survived by her husband, Jerry R. Smith of Crump; children, Timothy Ray Smith of Crump and Melissa Ann Keirns of Savannah; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Services will be held on Thursday, Jan. 18, at 11 a.m., at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Elvin Willard officiating. Burial will follow in Shady Hill Cemetery at Savannah.

Robbie Selph (1-9-18) service 1-11-18

Robbie Mae Matlock Selph, 84, of Savannah, died on Tuesday, Jan. 9.
She was born in Hardin County, the daughter of the late Vernon Duncan and Mary Ferrell Davis. She was united in marriage to R.C. Matlock Jr., who preceded her in death. She later married Robert Fleetwood Selph, who also preceded her in death.
Mrs. Selph attended Living Waters Foursquare Church, and was a member of Woodmen of the World. She worked at Brown Shoe Company for approximately 20 years and Owens-Corning Fiberglass for approximately 18 years.
She is survived by her son, Danny Matlock of Savannah; sisters, Willie McGarity of Morris Chapel and Frankie Pipes of Savannah; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a stepgreat-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, James Davis and Billy Davis.
Services were held on Thursday, Jan. 11, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Rev. James Fitts officiating. Burial  followed in Memory Gardens at Savannah.

Larry Coker (1-11-18) service 1-15-18

Larry Allen Coker, 69, of Jackson, Tennessee, formerly of Savannah, died Thursday, Jan. 11.
He is survived by his wife, Marion Coker of Jackson, Tennessee; his son, Allen Coker of Nashville; and daughter, Star Schaaf of Batesville, Arkansas; two grandchildren; and his sister, Mary Lou Easter. 
He was preceded in death by his infant daughter, Chasity Coker; and his parents, Lawrence and Allie Coker.
Services were held on Monday, Jan. 15, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Ronnie Coleman officiating. Burial followed in Campground Cemetery at Savannah.
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Rowena Benson (1-13-18) service 1-18-18

Rowena Lee Stevenson Benson, 63, of Savannah, died on Saturday, Jan. 13.
She was born in Weakley County, Tennessee, the daughter of William Bruce Stevenson and the late Sylvia Bradley Stevenson. She was united in marriage to Willie R. Benson, who survives.
Mrs. Benson attended Savannah Church of God. She had worked at Angelica and as a seamstress at Wise Company.
In addition to her husband, Willie Benson and father, William Bruce Stevenson, she is survived by her daughters, Amanda Warman of Murfreesboro, Trish Shubert of Savannah and Amber Coleman of Selmer; brother, Lynn Stevenson of Savannah; sisters, Sanja Reeves and Juanita McBride, both of Savannah; and six grandchildren.
Along with her mother, Sylvia Bradley Stevenson, she was preceded in death by her sister, Paula Louise Stevenson, and one grandchild.
Services will be held on Thursday, Jan. 18, at 3 p.m., at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Savannah with Chad Balentine, Bobby Pickens and Clint Overton officiating. Burial will follow in Neill Cemetery at Savannah.

Sue Tucker (1-10-18) service 1-13-18

Sue Qualls Tucker was born April 22, 1934, in Savannah, the daughter of the late Isaac Edward Qualls and Marwillie Gravett Qualls.
Sue departed this life on Wednesday, Jan. 10, at Savannah Healthcare in Savannah, at the age of 83 years, 8 months and 19 days.
Sue married Lowell Grady Tucker, on April 4, 1953. They were married 61 years when he preceded her in death on Sept. 7, 2014.
She was a hair dresser, working in several beauty salons before she retired. She loved to crochet and sew. One of her greatest loves was to play the piano. She taught music lessons at a young age. She was a member of New Life Pentecostal Church in Savannah since she was 12 years old. She loved to sing and play the piano in church. Sue loved God first, and she loved her grandchildren and her three great-grandsons dearly.
She is survived by one daughter, Susan Tucker Ray and husband Ben Ray of Savannah; two granddaughters, Myshelle Ray of Savannah, and Shauna East and husband Jordan East of Corinth, Mississippi; three great-grandsons, Jacob Milam, Benjamin Milam and Levi East, all of Corinth, Mississippi.
In addition to her parents and husband, Grady, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Betty Jo Huebsch and Mary Edna Qualls; and one brother, Otis Clarence Qualls, all of Savannah.
Services were held on Saturday, Jan. 13, at 1 p.m., at New Life United Pentecostal Church in Savannah with Rev. Paul Hook officiating. Burial followed in Memory Gardens at Savannah.

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