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Jay Walls

December 31, 1959 — October 12, 2021

Jay Walls

Mr. Homer Jay Walls, 61, of Buena Vista, GA, passed away on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at Phoebe North in Albany, GA. Funeral services will be held in the garden at Way-Watson Funeral Home in Buena Vista on Sunday, October 17, 2021 at 3:00 PM. Burial will follow in New Life Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Brian Hall, Brad Hall, Ben Singleton, Jason Brown, Matt Oliver, and Herschel Turner. Honorary pallbearers will be all Masons.

Mr. Walls was born December 31, 1959, to Homer Jefferson and Marianne Hall Walls. He attended New Life Freewill Baptist Church and New Providence Baptist Church. Mr. Walls was retired from CSX Transportation after 41 years of service and had been self-employed as Walls Backhoe Service for almost 30 years. He was a Mason and member of the Marion Lodge #14. Mr. Walls enjoyed fishing in Alaska, and local streams and lakes and spending time with his grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his wife, Twila Stubbs-Walls of Tazewell, GA; by sons, Addison Walls (Jennifer) of Tifton, GA and T.J. Jacobs of Buena Vista, GA; two daughters Ivy Walls Oliver (Matt) of Americus, GA and Cristen Turner (Herschel) of Buena Vista, GA; a sister, Robin Singleton (Ricky) of Buena Vista, GA; and nine grandchildren, Lane Oliver, Riley Jean Walls, Brenden Jacobs, Matthew Jacobs, Carley Jacobs, Cori Phillips, Camrin Fuller, Haley Turner, and Chase Turner; a niece, Ashlei Brown (Jason) of Buena Vista and a nephew, Ben Singleton (Monica) of Buena Vista; and many other family and friends.

Way-Watson Funeral Home, 1052 Dr. Deryl Hart Road, Buena Vista, Georgia has been entrusted with these arrangements.

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