Born: April 8, 1969
Death: April 14, 2011
Occupation: Cosmetologist and Owner of Georgia's Hair and Tanning
April 8, 1969 - April 14, 2011
Georgia Kay Woods, 42 of Jesup, Ga. died Thursday, April 14, 2011 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. The Wayne County, Ga. native attended Crossroads Church of God and Unity Church of God. She was a cosmetologist and owner of Georgia’s Hair and Tanning Shop. She was predeceased by her father: Hugh Gerald Woods; grandparents: Ruby and Guy Woods, Thomas L. Fulford.
Survivors are a son: Ashton Gerald Day of Jesup, Ga.; her mother: Patricia Kay Smith and friend, Randy Cole, both of Jesup, Ga.; her step-father: William “Ned” Smith of Starke, Fla.; a grandmother: Margaret Reddish Bowman of Jesup, Ga.; 3 aunts: Ann Hill, Linda Collins, Viola Hubbs, all of Jesup, Ga.; and several cousins.
Riley Kay Franklin, 6, daughter of Georgia Kay Woods, of Jesup, Ga. died Thursday, April 14, 2011 from injuries sustained in the same automobile accident. She attended Crossroads Church of God, Unity Church of God, and was a first grader at James E. Bacon Elementary School. She was predeceased by grandparents: Hugh Gerald Woods, Gene and Nadine Franklin.
Survivors are her father: Kevin D. Franklin of Jesup, Ga.; her brother: Ashton Gerald Day of Jesup, Ga.; her half-brother: Levi Franklin; maternal grandmother: Patricia Kay Smith of Jesup, Ga., great-grandmother: Margaret Reddish Bowman of Jesup, Ga.; 3 great aunts: Ann Hill, Linda Collins, Viola Hubbs, all of Jesup, Ga.; and a host of other relatives.
Funeral services for Georgia Kay Woods and Riley Kay Franklin will be held 3 P.M. Sunday, April 17, 2011 at Unity Church of God with Rev. Hulet Smith, Pastor George Moxley, and Rev. David Hubbs officiating. Interment will be in Jesup City Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be David Hubbs, Jr., Tommy Fulk, Rodney Fulk, Chet O’Quinn, Warren Collier, Paul Brannen, Moni Tomberlin, and Richie Harper. Honorary pallbearers will be George Lee, James Johnson, Ralph Trapnell, Jim Robinson, John Conner, Grant Lewis, and Danny Cheves.
Visitation will be 1 to 3 P.M. prior to services at Unity Church of God.