SPARKS — Jury Mae Hill, 69, of Sparks died Friday, March 7, 2014, at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday at Macedonia Freewill Baptist Church with burial to follow at Greenwood Cemetery. A repast will conclude at Springfield Baptist Church social hall. Ms. Hill is survived by her children, Linda Bryant, Charolotte Hill, Carolyn Hill, Travis Hill, Morris Hill III, Gregory Hill, Tyrone Hill and Victoria Hill; and siblings, Gladys Howard, Grace Collins, Sara Green, Earnestine Johnson, Gloria McCloud, Frank Holley, John Holley Jr. and Allen Holley. You may sign the guest book at www.southviewmortuary.com. Professional care and services are entrusted to Southview Mortuary Inc.
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La Fiesta del Pueblo planned for Sept. 27
Authentic food, festive music, traditional dances, arts and crafts and a children's carnival are part of the annual La Fiesta del Pueblo, the biggest celebration of Hispanic culture in south Georgia. The festival is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 27 at Fulwood Park.Continued ...
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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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