William R. Sylvia "Willie"

May 14, 1986February 18, 2011

William R. Sylvia

William Ryals Sylvia “Willie”, 24, of Brunswick, GA passed away Friday Feb. 18, 2011 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 11 am, Friday Feb. 25, 2011 in the chapel of Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home with Dr. Art Cyphers officiating. Willie’s memorialization will be by cremation. Shawn Brockington, Mitchell Banks, Miguel Robledo, Matthew Miller, Ray Starling, and Mike McCullough are serving pallbearers.

Family will receive friends Thursday evening Feb. 24, 2011 from 6 pm - 8 pm at Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home.

Willie was a lifelong native of Brunswick, GA born May 14, 1986 to Norma Dawn Stuckey and John Michael Sylvia. He attended Glynn Academy and was a member of the Norwich Baptist Church. Willie enjoyed camping and fishing and spending time with his family and friends. He leaves behind a legacy of memories and will be sadly missed by all. Survivors include his mother Dawn Stuckey of Brunswick, GA, his father Mike Sylvia of Hortense, GA, sister Renee Young (B.J.) of Brunswick, GA, his paternal grandparents Bill and Jean Sylvia of Waverly, GA. a niece and nephew Alyssa and Jeremy Young of Brunswick, GA, aunt Donna Stultz and son Christopher of Brunswick, GA, three uncles Eddie, Pat, and Joe Sylvia all of Brunswick, GA, and his uncle Rusty and Aunt Leona Brown and children of Orlando, FL. Family request that memorial contributions be made to the Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia, 4627 N. Hwy 17, Brunswick, GA 31525

Arrangements are entrusted to Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home and Oglethorpe Crematorium.


  • Visitation Thursday, February 24, 2011
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 25, 2011

William R. Sylvia "Willie"

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Teresa Ross

March 2, 2011

Dear Dawn,Renee,Mike and family Im so sorry for yalls loss.I have known Willie since he was a baby;He will be missed very much!yall are in my thoughts and prayers.Let me know if there is anything I can do. Love always Teresa

Erica Coleman

March 1, 2011

Dawn, Mike, Renee, and family, my condolences to you all. I know he is dearly missed by many. He will never be forgotten!

Becky Buice

February 25, 2011

Dawn,Renee,and Mike I'm so sorry for yalls loss. I may not have known Willie as long as others but I do know he was a great person with a heart of gold. All secrets are safe in the name of Lord Calvert. Rip Willie Ima miss you

Lorsey Depp

February 25, 2011

Dawn so sorry for your loss if there's anything we can do let me know.
Love Lorsey

February 25, 2011

Dawn, I am so sorry for your loss.You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Jessica Dickerson

February 24, 2011

I am gonna miss seeing Willie walk in City Finance to visit or calling to talk with his mom & saying "hey Jess can I talk to mama". He always knew the diffrence in me & Kim. He was a wonderful person & is gonna be missed very much!!!!

Kimberly Warner

February 24, 2011

Willie, you will be sadly missed and loved.. I will still take up for you always...

Ronnie & Debbie Bagley

February 24, 2011

May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.

Brandi Williamson

February 23, 2011

What a great guy, most all my memories of the river have Willie in them! I will always remember him and Always jam out to old time rock and roll in memory of WILLIE!

sissy dixon

February 23, 2011

Dawn I am so sorry for your lose. Please let me know if you need anything. Heaven has a new angel now and we will miss him very much.