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James Billy Sapp

June 1, 1937 — March 25, 2016

James Billy Sapp

Miles – Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory announces the funeral services for Billy Sapp, age 78, who passed away Friday, March 25, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Appling County; attended Ten Mile Creek Baptist Church, where he was actively involved in missions work and was a United States Army Veteran serving in the Korean War.


He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Maude Campbell Sapp; two brothers, Edward and Buddy Sapp and two sisters, Sue and Ginger Sapp.


Surviving is a daughter, Tammy Smith of Baxley; three stepchildren, Barbara, Jackie and Bobby Pepples; four grandchildren, Kristina Smith, Kenny and wife Crystal Smith, Adam and wife Diana Smith and John and wife Christie Smith all of Baxley; one brother, Ray Sapp of Baxley; one sister, Betty and husband Billy Perry of Baxley and several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews also survive.


Funeral services will be held Monday, March 28, 2016 at 4 p.m. from the Ten Mile Creek Baptist Church with the Reverends Jim Snell and Steve McGuire officiating.


Interment will follow in the church cemetery.


Visitation will be held Monday from 2 p.m. until service time at Ten Mile Creek Baptist Church.


Active Pallbearers will be Mickey Craven, Nathan Barwick, Dean Collins, Shaun Smith, Joel Carter and James Minick.


Honorary Pallbearers will be Mr. Billy’s Sunday School Class, the Ten Mile Mission Team and the Ten Mile Cooking Crew.


Family and friends may sign the on-line registry at


Miles – Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory will be in charge of the arrangements for Billy Sapp.





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Funeral Service

Monday, March 28, 2016

Starts at 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Ten Mile Creek Baptist Church.

10 Mile Rd, Baxley, GA

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