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Celebrating the life of

Mary Therisa DuBose

November 24, 1928 - January 19, 2023

Mary Therisa DuBose

Mary Therisa DuBose, 94, of Savannah, died Thursday, January 19, 2023. She was a native of Savannah, and was born November 24, 1928; daughter of the late Lonnie Graham Buckner and Jessie Mae Thompson Buckner. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Lester Dubose. Mrs. DuBose was a member of Morningside Baptist Church and attended Thunderbolt Baptist Church.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Donnette and Larry Boykin of Statesboro; son and daughter-in-law, William and Lisa DuBose of Savannah; grandchildren, Russ Boykin, Danielle Driggers and Erika DuBose; great-grandchildren, Sara Boykin, Carmen Driggers and Michael Benson; a great-great granddaughter, Blakelyn Ennis, and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held at 11:00, Monday, January 23, 2023, at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors Islands Chapel with Rev. Doug Patterson officiating. Interment will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. A visitation will be at the funeral home from 10:00 until 11:00 before service.

The family of Mrs. Mary Dubose gratefully appreciates the compassionate care and love that was provided to their mother by St. Joseph Candler Home Healthcare and Compassus Hospice.  




I am so sorry for your loss. Miss Mary was such a wonderful woman. She always brightened my day whenever I got a chance to spend time with her. I will miss her so much.

- Maureen Taylor, Richmond Hill , Georgia

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel