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Obituaries

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October 5-- Funeral services for Mr. Isiah Walter Rivers, Sr., age 80 of Alamo, Georgia will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 11:00A.M. in the Starlight Baptist Church in Glenwood, Georgia. Burial will follow in the Starlight Baptist Church Cemetery. Bishop Dr. Jewrell Rivers, Jr. will officiate. He was born February 23, 1939 to the late Rev. Otha and Adna Rivers. He was a member of Starlight Baptist Church. Mr. Rivers passed on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at Glenwood Health Care.

Survivors include his wife Irene Rivers and a son, Isaiah Rivers Jr. (Yvonne) of Alamo, GA; daughter, Shirley Smith (Rev. Earl) and Son, Eric Rivers of Glenwood, GA; sons Courtney and Myrell Rivers of West Palm Beach, FL; five sisters: Bessie Nelms of Rome, GA, Gwendolyn Smith of Atlanta, GA, Georgia (Robin) Clay of Douglasville, GA, Katie Kates of Alamo, GA, and Floseline Roberson (Joe Louis) of Glenwood, GA; three brothers: Nayfield Rivers (Toni) and Will Otis Rivers of Glenwood, GA, and Jewrell Rivers (Ida Mae) of Alamo, GA; four brothers-in-law: Pos Stevenson, Jr. of Atlanta, GA, Willie Lee Stevenson (JoAnn) of Danville, GA, Johnny Stevenson (Barbara) of Glenwood, GA, and George Stevenson (Annette) of Alamo, GA; one aunt, Sara Bess of Glenwood, GA; grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Visitation will be held Friday, October 4, 2019 from 1:00P.M. to 6:00P.M. in the Chapel of Baker Funeral Home.

Baker Funeral Home is in charge of all the arrangements.

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