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.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at




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