Newis Bass Boggus, Jr.
Newis Bass Boggus, Jr.

June 3, 1931 - November 28, 2002
Born in Fitzgerald, Georgia
Resided in Waycross, GA


Mr. Newis Bass Boggus, Jr., 71, died Thursday night (November 28, 2002) at Satilla Regional Medical Center following a short illness.
He was a native of Fitzgerald but had resided in Waycross since 1950. He was son of the late Newis Bass Boggus, Sr. and Flora Ann Mitcham Boggus.
Mr. Boggus retired in 1986 from CSX Railroad. He was a member of First Baptist Church and served in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict.
The survivors include his wife, Faye Boggus of Waycross; a daughter, Elizabeth Ann Smith (husband Donald) of Chattnooga, Tenn.; a son, Benny Boggus (wife Jane) of Donalsonville; two grandsons, Brett and Jared Boggus; two sisters, Shirley Ann Davenport of Lilburn and Linda Arlene Donaldson of Prattville, Alabama; and two grandsons, Brett Boggus and Jared Boggus.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday (Dec. 1, 2002) at First Baptist Church. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at Music Funeral Home Saturday night from 6 until 8 o’clock. The Victory-Keystone Sunday School Class and the railroad co-workers are requested to meet at the church 1:40 p.m. Sunday to serve as honorary pallbearers.
The family request memorials be made to Cardiac Rehab at Satilla Regional Medical Center. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at



Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Saturday, November 30, 2002
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Greenlawn Cemetery
5000 Brunswick Hwy.
Waycross, GA US 31503
Sunday, December 1, 2002
12:00 AM
First Baptist Church
702 Elizabeth St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Sunday, December 1, 2002
2:00 PM