RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. — Willie Robert Andrews Jr. of Riviera Beach, Fla. died Dec. 3, 2013 at West Palm Beach VA Medical Center. Funeral services were held December 14, 2013 at New Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church with interment and military honors at Glenwood Cemetery in Riviera Beach, Fla. Survivors include his wife Linda Andrews of Riviera Beach, Fla.; two daughters, Lin Andrews and Shaqulia Reaves, both of Riviera Beach, Fla.; sons, Willie R. Andrews III of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Shon Andrews and Elbolameek Andrews, both of Atlanta, Lino Andrews of Palm Beach, Fla., Benjamin Reaves of Gainesville, Fla. and Lil Willie Thomas of West Palm Beach, Fla.; step-mother, Odessa Andrews of Tifton; brother, Emace Andrews of South Carolina; sisters, Willie Mae Turner, Diane Barrett, Carolyn Young and Anita Jean Andrews, all of Tifton. Professional services provided by Johnsons Memorial Chapel Inc. of Boynton Beach, Fla.
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The 2014 Tift County Lady Devils volleyball team. Summer Bennett, Chat Butts, Carolina Carter, Kaleigh Hobby, Molly Jones, Savannah Kendrick, Mariena McCullough, Dail Adaway, Vanity Golson, Alex Miller, Taylor Nimmo, Amanda Riddle, Logan Seeman, Taylor Cross, Karina Delgado, Audrey McElhaney, Madison Spivey, Julianna Cross and Olivia Thomas Assistants are Dana Fletcher and Chance Benson. Head coach is Courtney Mitchell.
Volleyball returns for 2nd season at TCHS
Volleyball has just entered its second year at Tift County High and the squad's new coach believes the team will do well.
Courtney Mitchell decided to take the position over the summer after previous coach Lori Greene left. Mitchell, in her first ever head coaching job, said "it's been a learning experience, an exciting one and I have a great group of girls."
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