Obits

Robert Hornsby

August 6, 2016

Mr. Robert L. Hornsby, Sr. went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at Doctors Hospital.   He was born on October 12, 1938 to the late Henry Hornsby and Mamie McGahee Hornsby.  He was born in Glasscock County.   H...

Michael Eaddy

August 5, 2016

Private Michael Eaddy was born in Florence, South Carolina.  He relocated to New York where he graduated.   Michael Eaddy joined United States Army straight out of high school.  He went directly into the Vietnam War and returned home aft...

Jessie F. Banks

July 30, 2016

JESSIE FINNEY BANKS was born to the parentage of the late Mr. and Mrs. Ira and Rosa Curtis Finney on June 22, 1929 in Bibb County, Macon Georgia. She was educated in the Bibb County Public School System and later in life moved to Cleveland, Ohio....

Laura Stokes

July 26, 2016

Laura Stanley-Stokes was born to the late Clarence William Stanley and Laura Ella Maben Stanley on July 19, 1935 in Augusta, Georgia.  She later moved to Tacoma, Washington where she attended school and lived her life there as a teenager.  Her educ...

Fannie Mack

July 23, 2016

  Fannie Mae Lindsey Mack was born November 21, 1921, to the late Mrs. Iola and Mr. Wade Lindsey. She was the youngest of her nine siblings who all preceded her in death.  Fannie was born in Elmodel (Baker County), Georgia and attend school ...

Reginald Smith

July 13, 2016

Reginald Floyd Smith was born January 15, 1963 to the late Dorothy Roundtree and James Floyd Smith.   He was educated in the Richmond County School System.  He had a love for singing and fishing, but nothing compared to the love he had fo...

Linda Calloway

July 12, 2016

Linda Jean Calloway was born in Washington, Georgia to Lillie Mae Kelley and Willie Calloway.  She entered into eternal life on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at MCG Hospital, Augusta, Georgia.   Linda was a member of Good Hope Baptist Church in...

Willie Rhaney

June 25, 2016

On the morning of June 15, 2016, Willie James Rhaney peacefully answered the call to his heavenly home surrounded by his family.  Willie James Rhaney affectionately known as “Buck” was born on March 4, 1948 to the late Mr. Leotis Rhaney and Mrs....

MRS. KATIE M. RHINEHART

June 9, 2016

Mrs. Katie M. Rhinehart, daughter of the late Sallie Merriweather, was born December 31, 1936 in Sparta, Georgia. She departed this life on June 2, 2016 at the home of her daughter. At an early age, she was converted and joined New Beulah Baptist Chu...

Annie Power

June 8, 2016

Mrs. Annie “Bay” Freeman Power was born September 14, 1952 in Midville, Georgia to the late Mr. Louis Sr. and Rosa L. Freeman.   Annie joined Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church at an early age and attended the public schools of Rich...

Derry Hanton

May 14, 2016

The sofa in Derry’s den is famous. Made in the 1970s, it has been restored and reupholstered repeatedly, as it is one of Derry’s well-known sentimental relics. If that sofa could share testimony, it might list dozens of names of Derry’s frie...

Pearl Smith

May 12, 2016

Pearl Mae Smith was born September 12, 1925 in Abbeville, South Carolina.   She was educated in the Richmond County Public School System. Pearl retired from AMCO Products Company in 1987... view obituary....

Barbara Walker

April 30, 2016

Barbara J. Walker was born November 27, 1963 to Charles L. Walker and the late Margaret J. (Council) Walker in Danbury, CT.  She departed her life April 23, 1916 at her residence.   Barbara graduated from Henry Abbott Tech School in Danbu...

Rosa Ali

April 30, 2016

Mrs. Rosa Turner Ali was born in Waynesboro, Georgia on June 17, 1940 to the late Willie and Lottie Mae Turner.     The Ali Family lived in Fort Lauderdale, Florida for twenty-four years before moving to Augusta, Georgia in 1977. ...

Robert Ballard

April 29, 2016

Robert dwight Ballard, Jr. was born on March 8, 2000 in Baltimore, Maryland to Lakeya Collins and Robert Ballard, Sr. Young Robert was granted his wings on April 24, 2016.   Robert was a kind-hearted and loving child with limitless potenti...

Kenneth Barron

April 28, 2016

Kenneth Lee Barron, a man that never met a stranger, was born January 9, 1959 unto the union of Thomas L. Barron, and Mrs. Zula M. Barron.   He was born in Hamilton, Ohio and graduated from Garfield Senior High School. He soon after joined...

Erik Wilson

April 26, 2016

Mr. Erik Henri’ Wilson, 33, of Augusta, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 6, 2016 in Brooklyn, New York. He was born on July 30, 1982 in Augusta, Georgia.  He attended Windsor Spring Elementary School, Sego Middle School, a...

Charles Glover

April 26, 2016

Charles Glover, Sr. was born on November 10, 1942 in Augusta, Georgia to the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank Glover, Sr.  He was the third of five children; a brother, Leroy Glover preceded him in death. He entered into eternal peace on Wednesday, April 20,...

Inez Laury

April 25, 2016

Inez Laury, 95, born in Spartanburg County-Inman, South Carolina, formerly of Chicago, Illinois, passed away on March 12, 2016 at Amara Nursing Home in Augusta, Georgia.   She was the beloved daughter of the late Ephriam Berry Parker and L...

Julie McAplin

April 23, 2016

Ms. Julie L. McAlpin, 55, a native of Augusta, Georgia, entered into rest Friday, April 15, 2016.  She was born to the late Phinizy and Lennie Mae Burns on December 11, 1960.   Ms. McAlpin was a former employee at East Central Regional an...

Matthew Hankerson

April 21, 2016

Matthew hankerson, Jr., son of the late Matthew, Sr. and Louise P. Hankerson, was born February 16, 1956.  He entered into rest on Wednesday, April 13, 2016.   At a young age Matthew was baptized at Mount Calvary Baptist Church under the ...

Donnell Harmon

April 16, 2016

Donnell Harmon, the seventh child born to Martha Cuyler-Harmon and the late Deacon Charles (Frank) Harmon, was born September 17, 1958 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Georgia. He is preceded in death by his wife Arvis “Bonnye”Davis-Harmon and on...

Joseph Harris

April 15, 2016

JOSEPH HARRIS entered into rest April 8, 2016, after seventy-nine victorious years on earth; our Lord and Savior called him home. The son of the late Milton and Rosa Lee Harris was preceded in death by: sons, Gary and Lefaniel Harris; grandson, L...

Saundra Burns

April 10, 2016

Mrs. Saundra Geneva Cooper Burns was born May 31, 1955.  She was the youngest of three daughters born to the late Henry and Mildred Cooper. Saundra entered into eternal rest on April 6, 2016 at University Hospital after an extended illness. She atte...

Lewis Palmer

April 9, 2016

Mr. Lewis Palmer, Jr., entered into rest on April 4, 2016.   He was the son of the late Lewis Palmer, Sr. and Marie [Brown] Palmer.  Mr. Palmer was born September 4, 1949. He was sixty-six years old.  He is survived by his wife of 44 yea...

Amelia Stewart

April 9, 2016

Amelia “Cal” Stewart, was born August 5, 1945 to the late William Henry Stewart, Sr. and Willie Mae Stewart.  She was the oldest of nine children. She was born and raised in Augusta, Georgia, where she was educated in the schools of Richmond Cou...

Annie Crawford

April 5, 2016

A native of Warrenton, Georgia, Mrs. Ruth received her wisdom, endurance, patience, and strength through the guidance of her parents, Annie Pearl Drake Fuller Armstrong and Charlie Fuller, along with her grandmother, Amanda Hughley Wright. Although s...

Richard Douglass

April 4, 2016

GM (Ret.) Richard A. Douglass, “Doug,” was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on June 9, 1940 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Edward Douglass.   He gave his life to Christ at an early age.  He joined Augusta Deliverance Evangelistic Church, wh...

Geraldine March

April 3, 2016

Geraldine Delores March, also known as “Lois,” was born January 9, 1944 in Nashville, Tennessee. She was the second child of two children born to the late James W. “Baby Jim” Taylor, Sr. and Lucille B. “Mother Dear” Taylor.  She departed...

Mack Patterson

April 2, 2016

Mack Rogers Patterson was born on April 19, 1954 in Selma, Alabama to Willie J. Patterson, Sr. and Madlean Sirs-Patterson-Sanders. He was called from labor to reward on Thursday, March 24, 2016.   Mack attended R.B. Hudson High School in S...

Shinika Valentine

April 1, 2016

Shinika Chonte’ Valentine, 28 of Augusta, Georgia, passed away at Doctors Hospital on March 23, 2016. She was born in Nurenburg, Germany April 30, 1987 to Timothy A. Valentine, Sr. (Catherine) of Newport News, Virginia and Doreen Valentine (fiance...

Vivian McLaurin

April 1, 2016

Vivian Ruth McCollum Mclaurin was born to the late Cardoza and Rosa Holloway McCollum on April 23, 1920 in  Bennettsville, South Carolina.  She was a long time member of Tabernacle Baptist Church.   She met and married her late husband, ...

De'Shaun Johnson

March 25, 2016

De’Shaun Tremaine Johnson was born November 8, 1993 in Augusta, Georgia to La’Sheldrick Denard Johnson and Tamara Nicole Moody. Those who were close to him knew him as “DeDe”.   During his early childhood years, he attended Pre-K a...

Jacqueline Riley

March 24, 2016

On Monday morning, March 21, 2016, our precious loved one answered “The Summons” and unfolded herself on the other side.   Mrs. Jacqueline Riley was born on April 1, 1937 in Richmond County to the late Mr. and Mrs. Graham Griffin. &...

Essie Mackie

March 20, 2016

Mrs. Essie M. Mackie was born on May 14, 1947 to the late Robert Willie Zellars and Elizabeth (Zellars) Lowe.  She was called to eternal rest on March 2, 2016 at her residence.  She was a devoted mother, sister and loving grandmother.  She will tr...

MR. RUBEN KING, SR.

March 19, 2016

Mr. Ruben King, Sr., 84, of Glennville, Georgia passed away at East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro, Georgia on Monday, March 14, 2016. He was born to the late Reverend Tyson and Iona Moore King in Glenwood, Georgia on March 28, 1931...

Sarita Moton

March 19, 2016

Mrs. Sarita Stevens Moton, was born in Milledgeville, Georgia to Pansy Stevens and the late Bishop Jack Stevens. She attended the public schools of Baldwin County. After graduation from high school, she entered Paine College in Augusta, Georgia. &...

Charles Brigham

March 19, 2016

Today, we gather to celebrate the homegoing of Charles Brigham who departed this life on Sunday, March 13, 2016.   Charles, affectionately called “Bubba” by most, was born on August 9, 1947 in Girard, Georgia to the late Mr. and Mrs. C...

James Smith Sr.

March 19, 2016

James L. Smith, Sr. was born in Augusta, Georgia on February 7, 1926 to the late Mr. Richard and Agnes Smith.   James was educated by the Richmond County School System.  He proudly served as a Marine in World War II from 1944 - 1946.  He...

Elizabeth Jones

March 18, 2016

Mrs. Elizabeth Quiller Jones  was born September 27, 1938 in Aiken County, South Carolina to the late Mr. Elijah and Alberta Butler Quiller.   At an early age she realized that she needed a Savior and joined the Mims Grove Baptist Church....

DAISY B. DAVIS

March 17, 2016

Daisy Bell Davis, affectionately known as “Goodie”, was born March 17, 1958 in Augusta, Georgia. She was the daughter of the late Isaac and Virginia Drayton. On Sunday, March 13, 2016, she went home to the Lord. Daisy was baptized in 1967 at t...

Charles Bland

March 12, 2016

Mr. Charles L. Bland entered into rest on Monday, March 7, 2016 at his residence, surrounded by family.   He was born on May 17, 1945 in Augusta, Georgia to the Late Fannie B. Bland and David Bland, Sr. At an early age, Charles confessed J...

Herman Fort

March 12, 2016

Mr. Herman Floyd Fort was born in Washington County, Davisboro, Georgia on March 5, 1933 to parents the late Idella Tillman Fort and the late Thomas Fort. He had three siblings who all preceded him in death.   His father understood the imp...

Joseph Walden

March 5, 2016

Joseph L. Walden was born on November 28, 1938 to Luscious and Cora Walden.   Brother Walden dedicated  his life as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses in October 13 1974. He was a loving and devoted husband and father. He served a an elder who ...

Jack Ellison Jr.

March 2, 2016

  Jack “Van” VanEllison, Jr., 85, earned his angel wings on February 28, 2016. He was born on November 18, 1930 in Savannah, Georgia to the late Jack and Sarah Marie Crosby VanEllison.  He was the oldest of three children born to this un...

Deacon Oscar Kemp

March 1, 2016

Oscar Lee Kemp heard the voice on February 24, 2016 and answered peacefully and quietly, without hesitation or fear, at the University Hospital Emergency Room in Augusta Georgia.   He was born on April 14, 1930, to Oscar and Georgie Lee Mo...

Lee Lofton

February 29, 2016

Mr. Lee Lofton was born November 17, 1925 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Tyler and Leona Lofton in Augusta, Georgia.  He entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at the Charlie Norwood Veterans Administration Medical Center, Uptown Divisi...

Ray Warren

February 23, 2016

Death came quietly on Friday, February 12, 2016, when God Almighty in His wise providence called from labor here on earth to an everlasting home the soul, of Ray Anthony Warren.   There are three steps to Heaven: out of self, into Christ a...

Susie Glover

February 21, 2016

Mrs. Susie Mae Williams Glover, daughter of the late Joe Williams and Jennie Wingfield Williams, was born March 8, 1923 in Edgefield, South Carolina. She departed this life on February 16, 2016.   At an early age, she was baptized at Jeter...

Liza Oliphant

February 19, 2016

Mary Liza “Lucy” Curry Oliphant was born on June 25, 1930, to the late Harrison and Mattie Bell Curry in Trenton, South Carolina. She departed this life on Thursday, February 11, 2016 in Washington, DC.   She received her early educati...

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