Johnita Ruth (Rewis) Dykes

October 8, 1945 ~ August 20, 2020 (age 74)


Mrs. Johnita Ruth Dykes, age 74, of Hazlehurst, died Thursday, August 20, 2020 at Memorial Hospital in Savannah.


Mrs. Dykes was born October 08, 1945 in Bacon County; she was preceded in death by her parents, the late Lonie Rewis and the late Mrs. Ruby Taylor Rewis, brother, Ronnie Pete Rewis. She was a Homemaker, loved to cut grass, loved cooking and listening to gospel music. She was formerly employed with Hazlehurst Mills and was a member of Grace Community Church.


Survivors include her husband, Marcus Dykes of Hazlehurst; two brothers, Donald Rewis (Norma) and Bobby Rewis; sister, Vickie Adams (Joel); several nieces and nephews also survive.


Graveside services will be held Monday, August 24, 2020 at 11:00A.M. at Hazlehurst City Cemetery with Rev. Nathan Greer and Rev. Josh Carter officiating.


In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Mr. Marcus Dykes, P.O. Box 1535, Hazlehurst.



Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the Dykes family and Wainright Parlor Funeral Home respectfully ask all in attendance to wear a mask and follow the social distancing guidelines set by our local health district and the CDC.



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Graveside Service
August 24, 2020

11:00 AM
Hazlehurst City Cemetery

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