Bernice Thomas  Waters
Bernice Thomas Waters

February 25, 1945 - May 9, 2018
Born in Coffee County, GA
Resided in Waycross, GA
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Mrs. Bernice Thomas Waters, 73, died suddenly Wednesday (May 9, 2018) at her residence.

She was a native of Coffee County, but she lived most of her life in Waycross as a homemaker and member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Bernice is preceded in death by her parents, William Clifton Thomas and Dovie Snipes Thomas; and her husband, Alvin Waters.

Survivors include two daughters, Cheryl Porter (Max) and Karen Waters both of Waycross; two sons, Michael Waters (Cindy) and Mitchell Waters (Jennifer) both of Waycross; 12 grandchildren, Dusty Porter, Darren Porter (Emily), Keltsey Porter, Bethany Harris (Kyler), Brett Jolley, Bailey Jolley, Brandi Altman (Robert), Crystal Braddy (Jeff), Derek Waters, Winston Corbitt and Jenna Waters; 12 great grandchildren; one brother, Dan Thomas; two sisters, Vermelle Atkinson and Geneva Newsome; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday (May 12, 2018) at Calvary Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Telmore Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6 until 8 p.m. Friday at Music Funeral Home.

Music Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA United States 31501
Friday, May 11, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Calvary Baptist Church
1622 Gibbs St.
Waycross, GA US 30501
Saturday, May 12, 2018
11:00 AM