Gary Mahoney, 80, of Blackshear, passed away unexpectedly Thursday morning, March 5, 2020, at Memorial Satilla Health in Waycross.

Born July 11, 1939 in Minot, ND, he was a son of the late Daniel Gary Mahoney and Leona Mahoney.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Mickey and David Mahoney and by his grandson-in-law, Donald Bullard.

Survivors include his loving wife of 34 years, Casondra Mahoney, Blackshear; his beloved pet, Pop-a-Top; three daughters, Rhonda Leland, California, Nancy (Rodney) Foster, Waycross and Venus Thompson, Woodstock; grandchildren, Darcy Anderson, Glenn Swann and Kimberley Spahn, all of California, Latisha (Efrain) Benitez, Blackshear, Ben (Kristen) Smith, Homerville, Audrea Smith, Waycross, Buddy Powell, Calhoun and Jenica Lange, Pennsylvania; great-grandchildren who loved their “Gpa”, Vanessa Benitez, Kennesaw, Andrew Benitez, Gabriel “Bubba” Benitez and Adalynn Bullard, all of Blackshear, Kason Bullard, Blaine Smith and Nora Smith, all of Homerville and Elijah Varnadore of Waycross; his sister, Artis Haga, California, brothers John Mahoney, Florida, and Dewayne Mahoney and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

A celebration of life will be held from 4-6 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the Mahoney home in Blackshear.


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