Mr. William Charles “Charlie” Bryson, age 83, of Waycross, passed away Monday morning (11/16/20) at Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville following an extended illness.
Born February 7, 1937 in Ware County, he was a son of the late William Luke and Georgie Navada Allen Bryson. A lifelong resident of Waycross, he was retired as a railway car inspector from GATX Rail. He was a longtime member of Jamestown Baptist Church and attended the Faithful Followers Sunday School Class.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Annie Mae Sills Bryson; and his brother, Harry Bryson.
Survivors include his son, Andy Bryson (wife Susan) of Waycross; his daughter, Charlene Hodges (husband Buddy) of Macclenny, FL; 3 grandchildren, Glenn Fitchett of Blackshear, Mae Jacobs (husband Stevie) of Waycross, and Dusty Hodges (wife Brittany) of Macclenny, FL; 6 great grandchildren; Lily, Allie, and Sadie Hodges, all of Macclenny, FL, Kellen Fitchett of Blackshear, and Noah Jacobs and Riley Jacobs, both of Waycross; and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
A funeral service will take place on Thursday morning (11/19/20) at 11 AM in the chapel of Hart Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Oakland Cemetery in Waycross.
All members of the Jamestown Baptist Church Faithful Followers Sunday School Class are requested to serve as honorary pallbearers. Please be at the funeral home by 10:30 AM.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening from 6-8 PM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Jamestown Baptist Church, Attn: Building Fund, 3800 ABC Avenue, Waycross, Georgia 31503.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing online at www.hartfh.com.
Hart Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.
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