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Obituary: William ‘Bogie’ Kyser, 89

Special to SEGAZINE

bogieWilliam “Bogie” Hanes Kyser, 89 of Nahunta, passed away Monday (May 5, 2014) at Hospice of the Golden Isles in Brunswick following an extended illness.
Born in Raybon, GA. His parents were William Lafayette Kyser and Sofronnie Lyons Kyser. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Audrey Spivey Kyser; 4 sisters, Inez Willis, Lizzie Highsmith, Geneva Kyser, and Beaulah Kyser; and 2 brothers, Hilton Kyser and Comer Kyser.
Mr. Bogie enjoyed reading, working with electrical, music, and loved people. He served in World War II and Korean War, and retired after 26 years in the United States Navy as Navy Chief. He also taught v-tech heating and air at BCHS for 13 years, and was on the Brantley County Board of Education. He was a member of Hickox Baptist Church, and also the Masonic Lodge in Nahunta.
Survivors include his Wife, Evelyn Drury Kyser, of Nahunta; 4 daughters and their spouses with his predeceased wife Audrey, Barbara Hodgin, of Lizella, GA, Sandra Luebbecke (Donald), of Trappe, Maryland, Patricia Veach (Mike), of Pace, FL, Rhonda Thomas, of Hoboken, GA; In 2010 Mr. Bogie married Evelyn Drury Kyser and acquired 3 more children and their spouses, Kathy Brockman (Dan), of Brunswick, GA, and Nancy Joyce (Richard), of Acworth, GA, and William “Tommy” Kyser (Paula), of Vine Grove, Kentucky; 17 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren. Also several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Visitation will be held Friday evening (May 9, 2014) starting at 6 PM at Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta.
A Funeral Service will be held Saturday (May 10, 2014) at 11:30AM at Frye Funeral Home with Rev. Ray McMillan and Rev. Wayne Manning officiating.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Johns, Raymond Willis, Harry Edgy, G.W. Knox, Dudley Gordon, and Mike Popwell.
Honorary pallbearers will be Ernest Gurley, Larry Norris, Johnnie Crews, Marlon Edgy, and Dan Brockman. All pallbearers are asked to be at the funeral home Saturday by 11 AM.
Burial will follow in Rob Lewis Cemetery.


Friday May 9, 2014, 6PM at Frye Funeral Home (Formerly Chambless-Frye) in Nahunta, GA.
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Saturday May 10, 2014, 11:30AM at Frye Funeral Home (Formerly Chambless-Frye) in Nahunta, GA.
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Saturday May 10, 2014, 11:30AM at Rob Lewis Cemetery
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