Brunswick – Melva Jean Wilson Mauney, 73, of Brunswick passed away Thursday (January 12, 2023) at her daughter’s residence after an extended illness.
Born in Brunswick, GA, her parents were George Benjamin Wilson and Lougene Justice Wilson. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Edward Clay Mauney; and 2 sons, Chuck Edward Mauney and Olin Terry Mauney.
Melva was a sprayer for Yonique Products and a member of the Church of God of Prophecy. She loved spending time with her family, going to the mountains, watching game shows, cooking and fishing.
Survivors include her 2 daughters and sons-in-law, Donna Boehm (Greg) and Sally Johnson (Johnny) all of Brunswick; several grandchildren; several great grandchildren; 3 brothers and sisters-in-law, George Wilson (Linda) of Eulonia, Willie Wilson of Brantley Co and Glynn Wilson (Debbie) of Brunswick; 3 sisters and brothers-in-law, Ruby Cribbs (Bruce) of Hilliard, Vila VanDeraa of Hoboken and Ruth McLeod (Wayne) of Brunswick; and also several nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service on Monday (January 16, 2023) starting at 1pm at the chapel of Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta.
A funeral service will be held Monday afternoon (January 16, 2023) at 2pm at the chapel of Frye Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Walden officiating. Burial will follow in Pilgrims Rest Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Joshua Joyner, Kalvin Kibodeaux, Matthew LeDuc, T.J. Menden, Daniel Howe and Greg Boehm.
Arrangements are with Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.fryefh.com.