Debra D. Stone

June 29, 2020

Ms. Debra Denise Stone, 62, entered into rest June 23, 2020, at Augusta University Hospital. She was born January 5, 1958, in Harlem, Georgia, to the late George Garnett and Mildred Thomas. She married Marvin Stone of Augusta, Georgia in 1977. ...

Johnny Hawes

June 27, 2020

Mr. Johnny “Smalls” Hawes was born on April 1, 1960, in Columbia County, Georgia to Mrs. Wyvonia Bennett and the late Mr. Sherman Bennett, Sr. He accepted Christ into his life at an early age. He departed this life on June 19, 2020, in Farmvil...

Timothy Ivon McBride

June 27, 2020

“And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain...” - Revelation 21:4 Timothy Ivon McBride was born in Augusta, Georgia, on May 6, 1987, to ...

Harvey R Fields, Sr.

June 24, 2020

United States Army Colonel (Ret.) Harvey R. Fields, Sr. was called into active duty on March 22, 1936, in Appling, Georgia and fulfilled his tour of duty on Sunday, June 7, 2020, at his home in Augusta, Georgia. Harvey grew up in Augusta and was e...

Marcus Tyrone Taylor

June 20, 2020

Marcus Tyrone Taylor, Sr. was born on September 20, 1982, to Mrs. Caroline Taylor and Mr. Michael Sharpton in Augusta, Georgia. He was the youngest of five children. He entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, June 10, 2020. Marcus accepted Christ ...

Debra Jean Roberson

April 18, 2020

The precious and eventful life of our beloved Debra Jean Roberson commenced on planet Earth on January 25, 1967, near the beginning of the year. Her journey ended on Sunday, April 5, 2020. Her departure was heart-breaking and humbling. She was dearly...

Oscar Davis

April 18, 2020

OSCAR GENE DAVIS, "FAT" was born February 4, 1951, to the late Eddie and Lela Mae Davis of Glendora, Mississippi. He was a member of Jerusalem Baptist Church. After the passing of his father, his mother decided to relocate and moved to Augusta, Ge...

James Edwards

April 11, 2020

Mr. James Edwards was born on March 1, 1942, in Chapel Hill (Orange County), North Carolina to the late Artelia Edwards Bohannon. He spent his early years in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. This is where he learned and prepared for his journey in life ...

Charles M. Scott, Jr.

March 28, 2020

If I can help somebody as I travel along, if I can cheer someone with a word or a song, If I can tell somebody that he is going wrong, then my living shall not be in vain. Apostle Charles M. Scott, Jr. departed this life for his heavenly home ear...

Tonya Jeanette Williams

March 28, 2020

Tonya leaves behind to mourn: her parents, Felmon and Mary Williams; sister, Torina Williams; niece, Layla Williams; grandmother, Janette Tremble; aunts, Annette Lynch, Geneda Tremble, Claudia Lynch, Marcialena Brown, Linda Smith, Gilda Moore and Jul...

Norris Sapp

March 27, 2020

Norris Sapp, 62, passed away at Azalea Health and Rehabilitation Center on March 20, 2020, after a lengthy battle with Parkinson's Disease. He was born on April 15, 1957, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Norman Sapp and Dorothy Dalton Edwards. He h...

Willie Mae Sturgis

March 25, 2020

Mrs. Willie Mae “Sheen” Sturgis was born in Warrenton, Georgia, to the late George and Flossie Wilder, Sr. on MAY 19, 1935. She passed away peacefully in her sleep on March 19, 2020, at Keysville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Sister Wille...

Pernell Kirkland Ray

March 21, 2020

Pernell Kirkland Ray was born of February 16, 1933, in Bamberg, South Carolina to the late Leroy and Mary Kirkland. Pernell was educated in the Olar, South Carolina Public Schools. She was united in holy matrimony to the late John Henry Ray Sr....

Rodney Roberts

March 20, 2020

Rodney Roberts was born on June 3, 1959, to Walter Roberts and the late Eva Mae Roberts. He entered into rest on March 12, 2020. Rodney attended Glenn Hills High School and later worked in the Richmond County Sheriff’s Department. He worked for ...

Mattie M. McLeod

March 15, 2020

Mrs. Mattie M. McLeod, daughter of the late Malachi Martin, Jr. and Mary Merriweather, was born on January 24, 1948. She departed this life on March 8, 2020. At an early age, she joined Pine Grove Baptist Church. In 1966, Mattie graduated from ...

Jonathan Turman

March 14, 2020

"The angels came and took me away, don't cry for me, smile, one day I will unite with you again." . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . As the sun rose on a bright December 21, 1983, a handsome son was born to the union of Mr. Morris Lee Turman a...

Helen Travers

March 14, 2020

Helen Jackson Travers, affectionatly known as "NaNa", departed this life on March 3, 2020, at The Place on Deans Bridge Road. She was born on April 11, 1953, to the late Joseph Jackson, Sr. and Fancie Jackson. At an early age, she was baptized ...

John C. Dunn, Sr.

March 14, 2020

United States Army SFC Retired John C. Dunn, Sr., son of the late Claude John Dunn and Mary Alice Dunn was born in Harlem, Georgia on July 20, 1931. He departed this earth for eternal rest on March 4, 2020. He was joined in holy matrimony to the l...

Marie Oatman

March 14, 2020

“And god shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away. – Revelation 21:4 Ms. Marie Oatman was born on April 2...

Mildred R. Anderson Worrell

March 11, 2020

Mildred R. Anderson Worrell was born in Trenton, South Carolina, one of five children, to the late John H. Anderson and Henrietta Toney, on February 14, 1920. She attended Bettis Academy and Junior College and later was a teacher at Bettis Academy. ...

Henry J. Williams

March 7, 2020

Henry J. Williams was born on April 1, 1933, in Lincolnton, Georgia, to the late Maggie Henderson and Henry Williams. He attended Lincoln County Public Schools and worked at the Saw Mill. He later moved to Newark, New Jersey where he was a diesel ...

Levi McKie, Jr.

March 7, 2020

Levi McKie, Jr., entered into his heavenly home on Monday, March 2, 2020, after a valiant battle with an illness. Levi had a firm belief in God and was very devoted to his family and during his time of illness, their continued love and support gave h...

Grace Lee Davis

March 7, 2020

Deaconess Grace Davis was born on August 19, 1960, to Deacon Earl Anderson, Sr. and Mrs. Essie Lee Anderson. On February 20, 2020, Deaconess Davis was called home to Heaven, as she had confessed to knowing Jesus Christ at a very early age and had liv...

James Mac Arthur Pollard

March 7, 2020

James MacArthur Pollard was born January 16, 1953. He departed this life on Thursday, February 27, 2020, at Augusta University. He graduated from Lucy C. Laney High School in Augusta, Georgia. Known for his easy going attitude and love of music...

Carolyn Jean Nixon Cummings

March 7, 2020

In the still of the night, on March 1, 2020, at Augusta Hills Nursing Home, Carolyn Jean Nixon Cummings peacefully transitioned from her earthly life and received her heavenly reward. She was born on December 26, 1937, to the late Josie Belle and Dav...

Anahla Talea Bonner

March 7, 2020

Anahla Talea Bonner was born on May 6, 2015, to Macorya Brown and Tiquaze Bonner, both of Waynesboro, Georgia. Anahla passed away on Friday, February 28, 2020 at Burke Medical Center. She was preceded in death by her great-grandparent, the late...

James Eric Brown

March 7, 2020

James Eric Brown, “JB”, entered into eternal rest on Monday, February 24, 2020, at the age of sixty, at his residence in Evans, Georgia, surrounded by loved ones. He was born on August 5, 1959, to Frances Goins Davis and Samuel Brown. JB confe...

Artie Lee Jones Carpenter

March 6, 2020

Artie Lee Jones Carpenter was born on December 28, 1936, in Macon County, Alabama to Deacon Daniel Jones and Sister Emma Jones. She went to Heaven on February 28, 2020, in Augusta, Georgia. Artie dedicated her life to education, completing her ...

Elizabeth Cofer Burton

March 5, 2020

We have come together today at the call of death, an event that is constantly occurring around us. Death stares us in the face on all sides. The fields that were green a few days ago are now brown. God teaches in His word “All flesh is as grass ...

Ruther "Bo" Smith

February 29, 2020

Mr. Ruther Smith, a long-time resident of Aiken, South Carolina, moved on to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 23, 2020, at Doctors Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. He was born on February 16, 1936, in Aiken County, South Carolina to the late James S...

Charles Thomas Cofer

February 29, 2020

On February 19, 2020, Charles Thomas Cofer, C.T., quietly and peacefully made his transition from labor to reward. C. T. was born April 25, 1936, in Sandtown (Wilkes County), Georgia. He was the youngest of eleven children born to Deacon Charles Cofe...

Jacquelyn Laverne Johnson

February 28, 2020

Jacquelyn (Jackie) Laverne Johnson was the daughter of the late Marion Smith and the late Annie L Johnson Smith. She was born April 14, 1956 in Burke County, Georgia. At an early age Jackie was baptized at Forest Hill Baptist Church, Keysville, Georg...

Deacon Leroy Turner

February 25, 2020

Deacon Leroy Turner, eighty-five, of 3409 Lucie Street was born on October 27, 1934, in Washington (Wilkes County), Georgia, to the late Milton and Carolina Turner. He departed this life on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at University Hospital. He w...

Carla Mellette Cook

February 25, 2020

Carla Mellette Cook, Fifty-two, of Edgefield, South Carolina, left this earthly home to enter her heavenly home on February 22, 2020, at University Hospital, in Augusta, Georgia. Ms. Cook was born in Augusta, Georgia but resided in Queens Village,...

Eustacie Oceola Berry

February 22, 2020

On January 1, 1966, God blessed Robert and Vicky Berry with a beautiful baby girl, who was lovingly named Eustacie Oceola. She was the first baby born in Richmond County on New Year’s Day in 1966. She was educated in the Richmond County Public S...

Reverend Robert Lee Stanford, Jr

February 22, 2020

Reverend Robert Lee Stanford, Jr., son of the late Estelle Mathis Stanford, was born on April 15, 1942, in Warrenton, Georgia. He entered into rest on Saturday, February 15, 2020. He accepted Christ at an early age and was the Pastor of Fraziervil...

Janet Wright-Huggins

February 20, 2020

Mrs. Janet Wright-Huggins was born on May 19, 1954, to the late James Pugh and Barbara Lanita Hankinson. She departed this life on February 12, 2020, at University Hospital. A native of Richmond County, Janet graduated from North Augusta High Scho...

Avery K. Guzman

February 19, 2020

Avery was a pillar of joy and loved by all who knew him. Avery K. transitioned to his heavenly home to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on February 13, 2020. He was born on May 4, 1990, in Queens, New York to Kathryn Guzman. Avery K. w...

Linda Fay Clark Wright

February 15, 2020

Linda Fay Clark Wright was born to Ruben “Punch” Hedgmon and Bertha Lee Clark, on September 29, 1954, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Linda departed from this temporal world and entered into eternal rest with Christ Jesus on Saturday, February 8, 2020. ...

Lee Vonell Holloway

February 15, 2020

Lee Vonell Holloway graduated from Glenn Hills High School in 1975. He ran track and held the record for the 100 Yard Dash for many years. He was an outstanding athlete in Varsity Football. After graduating high school, he enlisted in the United Stat...

Elaine Perry

February 14, 2020

Mrs. Elaine Perry was born on October 21, 1941, in Newark, New Jersey to the late Mr. and Mrs. Jesse and Katie Gold Holloman. She attended Miller Street School and graduated from Southside High School in Newark, New Jersey in 1959 and later attend...

Ocie B. Davis

February 13, 2020

Ocie B. Davis was born to Mr. Jerry Lewis and Mrs. Mamie G. Lewis, on September 30, 1939. She went home on January 29, 2020. At an early age, she joined her family church, Appling Grove Baptist Church in Appling, Georgia. As a child, she grew u...

Stanley Jones

February 10, 2020

Stanley Jones was born on December 30, 1957, in Augusta (Richmond County), Georgia. He was the firstborn of Mr. Jack Jones and the late Mrs. Elizabeth Quiller Jones. At an early age, Stanley realized he needed a Savior and joined Liberty Baptist C...

Sandra Vaughns Tutt

February 8, 2020

Sandra Vaughns Tutt, “Pearl”, was born on October 17, 1958, in Augusta, Georgia. She was the oldest of five children born to the union of Alice and Leroy Vaughns. She departed her earthly life and gained her wings on January 31, 2020, at Selec...

Alfonzo Eugene Lipscomb

February 8, 2020

Alfonzo Eugene Lipscomb was born on December 18, 1960, in Augusta, Georgia to Hubert and Lessie Lipscomb. He attended school in Augusta. He later met and married his wife, Debra, and to this union, two children were born, Ashley and Henry. In a...

James R. Turner

February 8, 2020

James Russell Turner was born May 6, 1944, to Tony Jasper Turner and Robin Lee Hawes Turner. He entered into rest on January 30, 2020. He was united into holy matrimony to Frances Lodeska Searles on August 18, 1963, until July 27, 1984, and to thi...

Leanna Newsome Myers

February 8, 2020

Sister Leanna Newsome Myers was born January 26, 1944, in Aiken, South Carolina. She was the fourth child to be born to the late King David and Emma Lee Johnson Newsome. She departed this life on February 3, 2020. Leanna attended Jefferson High...

John Linwood Adams

February 8, 2020

Mr. John Linwood Adams was born in Augusta, Georgia to Annie Lou “Sis” Adams and Paul Adams, Sr. on February 13, 1956. He passed away peacefully on Saturday February 1, 2020, at University Hospital. John joined St. Clair Baptist Church at the ...

Benjamin Lee Malon

February 7, 2020

On February 1, 2020, the Lord called Benjamin Lee Malone to his final resting place. Benjamin was born on January 28, 1941, in Tyronza, Arkansas to the late Willie Malone and Mary Bush Malone. He received his GED while serving in the United States...

Johnnie Ed Fair

February 7, 2020

“God is wise and powerful HE controls the times and season.” - Daniel 2:20-21- “Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you.” - John 14: 27 - Mr. Johnnie Ed Fair entered into rest on February 1, 2020, at the age of eighty-nine y...

Olin Johnson

February 1, 2020

Mr. Olin “Pee Wee” David Johnson, Sr., son of the late David and Annie W. Johnson, was born on February 23, 1944, in Aiken County, South Carolina. Mr. Johnson was a graduate of Lucy C. Laney High School and also attended Clemson University...C...

Mary Betty Dunn (Smith)

January 29, 2020

Mrs. Mary “Betty” Dunn Smith, entered into rest on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at University Hospital, Augusta, Georgia. At an early age, Betty accepted Christ as her personal Savior and joined Pierce Grove Baptist Church. She attended the Ri...

Helen J. Spruill

January 29, 2020

Helen Josephine Spruill entered into rest Thursday, January 23, 2020, at Doctors Hospital after an extended illness. Helen J. Spruill of Bellemeade Drive was born on February 29, 1936, in New Orleans, Louisiana to the late Hubert J. Evans and Edna J....

Clarence Lee Freeman

January 28, 2020

Mr. Clarence Lee Freeman (Skippy), son of the late Reverend Jimmy Eddie Freeman and Anna Blackmon Freeman, was born on January 23, 1944 in Augusta, Georgia. He was educated in Augusta, G.A. and accepted Christ as his Savior at an early age. He visite...

John D. Thomas

January 28, 2020

John D. Thomas was born on December 24, 1950, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Jinks Thomas, Sr. and Louise Thomas. He was a retired plumber at Gracewood State School and Hospital. He was a member of the Twenty-Five Gents Social Club of Augusta, Georg...

Joseph Brown, Jr.

January 27, 2020

Joseph Brown, Jr., 85, born on May 27, 1934, to the late Reverend Joseph Brown, Sr. and Sister Idella Mae Brown in Barnwell, County. He entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at the University Hospital following a brief illness. H...

Betty Jean Hill

January 27, 2020

Betty Jean Hill was born to the late Olden and Willie Bell Paschal-Hill, on March 6, 1944. She was known as “Our Other Mother” to the Lynn Family: Dr. Billy, Sandra, Mary Hannah, Davidson and John Paul. She entered into rest on Tuesday, January 2...

John Willie Wilson

January 25, 2020

John Willie Wilson, son of Amos Wilson and Nellie Bell West Wilson, departed this life on January 19, 2020. He was born on June 16, 1937, in McDuffie County, Georgia. At an early age, he dedicated his life to Christ. He was employed at King Mill in A...

Ruth E. Hamilton

January 25, 2020

Mrs. Ruth Evelyn Douse-Hamilton (Hickson), was born on July 13, 1926, in Aiken County, South Carolina, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Abraham and Daisy Douse. She was the oldest of twelve children. She was preceded in death by five siblings, Catherine McCo...

William Cutler

January 24, 2020

Retired United States Army Sergeant Major William Cutler, "Bill", as he was affectionately known, was the fourth of eight children born to the late Mr. Benjamin L. Cutler, Sr. and Mrs. Beulah Richardson Cutler. He was born on June 27, 1941, in Tampa,...

Ruby S. Patton

January 18, 2020

On February 23, 1930, Ruby as born to Walter and Lucinda Simpkins in Edgefield, South Carolina. Sister Ruby was baptized at an early age at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Edgefield, South Carolina, where she served on the Usher Board. Once she m...

James Charles Morning

January 18, 2020

Reverend James Charles Morning was born in Bethel, North Carolina to parents, Daniel and Viola Morning. He moved from Bethel to Bronx, New York to embark on a new adventure with his wife, the late Gloristeen Coppage, and from that union, two daughter...

Peggy Blount

January 18, 2020

Peggy Louise Blount, eighty four, of Augusta, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2020 , at home with Shon and her family, in Evans, Georgia. She was born on May 23, 1935, to Herbert and Eva Exum Holloway in Goldsboro, North Carolina. She...

Jacqueline C. Holloway

January 18, 2020

Jacqueline C. Holloway was born to Deacon King David and the late Reverend Addie W. Johnson, on May 24, 1955. She was baptized at an early age under the leadership of W. H. McCain. She was a graduate of North Augusta High School. She was pre...

Derrick Sian Hawkins

January 17, 2020

Derrick Sián Hawkins, forty-two, was born on August 30, 1977 and departed this life on Wednesday, January 8, 2020. Derrick graduated in 1996, from George P. Butler High School in Augusta, Georgia. His formative education began in Birmingham, Alab...

Althea Y. C. Peters

January 16, 2020

This flower bloomed at Elmhurst, Queens, New York. She was educated in the Edgefield County School System, where she graduated from Strom Thurmond High School with honors. She entered into the United States Navy before continuing her education at ...

Timothy Paul Roberts

January 16, 2020

Timothy Paul Roberts was born to the late Reverend Julian Roberts and Curtis Catherine Roberts on August 1, 1931, in Raytown, Georgia. He was born into a family of eight sisters and brothers; therefore, Timothy learned the value of a close-knit famil...

Donald Glasker

January 16, 2020

“A man of many strengths, dependable, patient and virtuous. A man of few words but thunderous in actions. A loving man to family, who showed compassion for those known and unknown to him-did his all to help in time of need. A man of God, had a thir...

Juanita Louise Sutton

January 15, 2020

Mrs. Juanita Louise Sutton was born on November 29, 1948 in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. She moved to Augusta, Georiga in January 1976. She worked as a Dental Assistant for the Medical College of Georgia until her retirement. Juanita was married to the l...

General Lee Patterson

January 14, 2020

Mr. General Lee Patterson was born December 28, 1952 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Conrad Patterson of Louisville, Georgia. He departed this life on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at his residence surrounded by his family. Mr. Patterson attended the...

Florence Maris

January 11, 2020

Florence Maris was born on August 11, 1925, in Allendale, South Carolina. She was the daughter of Hayward Aaron, Sr. and Pennie Hudson Aaron. She worked at the Medical College of Georgia for over thirty-five years, retiring as a Senior Surgical Te...

Dorothy Mae Berry

January 11, 2020

Dorothy Mae Berry entered into rest on January 1, 2020, in Hephzibah, Georgia. She was born in Yazoo, Mississippi, on December 23, 1930, to Frank Pink and Rubie Bell Howard Pink. Dorothy accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior at an early age...

Betty Jean Steed

January 11, 2020

“Let not your heart be troubled . . .” John 14:1 “Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you.” John 14:27 Ms. Betty Jean Steed entered into rest on January 1, 2020, at Doctors Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. She was born in Harlem, Ge...

Larry Donald Hall

January 11, 2020

Larry Donnal Hall was born November 7, 1947, in Aiken County, South Carolina to Mary Alice Thomas and Ben Hall. He departed this life on January 2, 2020, at his residence. Larry was baptized at Old Storm Branch Baptist Church. He graduated from...

Kenneth Wayne Campbell

January 10, 2020

Kenneth Wayne Campbell of Augusta, Georgia departed this life on Saturday, January 4, 2020. “KC”, as he was lovingly known, was born on June 29, 1955 in Richmond County, to the parentage of the late Barbara Elliott and William Campbell. KC was...

Renee Vetta Byrd

January 10, 2020

Renee Vetta Byrd was born in St. Louis, Missouri on January 13, 1961, to the late Rosemary French Mason and Linnie Mason. She graduated from Central High School in St. Louis in 1979 and went on to attend a local college. Renee joined the United St...

Mildred Wright Martin

January 10, 2020

Mildred Wright Martin, the daughter of the late Emanuel and Mary Ella Kitchens Wright, was born on September 1, 1950, in Augusta, Georgia. She accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized at Beulah Grove Baptist Church under the late Reverend ...

Donna Sue Carpenter

January 9, 2020

Mrs. Donna Sue Carpenter was born on November 8, 1954, in Illinois. She moved to Augusta, Georgia in the mid-’70s. Donna retired seven years ago after over twenty years of service as a medical transcriptionist at the V. A. Medical Center. She...

Earnestine A. Ivey

January 7, 2020

Though Earnestine Allen Ivey will be missed, her legacy will live on in her family as well as the many lives she touched. She is survived by: her husband, Walter Donald Ivey; sons, Pablo (Ashley) Keys of Orangeburg, SC and Walter D. Ivey of Augusta, ...

Lewis T. Wiggins

January 4, 2020

A Time To Be Born (Ecclesiastes 3:2) Mr. Lewis T. Wiggins was born in South Carolina on September 18, 1944 to the late Stiner Wiggins, Sr. and Elizabeth (Williams) Wiggins. He was the first born of seven siblings. A Time To Live (Matthew 4:4) Br...

Napoleon Clayburn, Sr.

January 4, 2020

On Friday, December 27, 2019, Napoleon Clayburn, Sr., affectionately known as “Clay” by his family and friends, made his transition from this life into the presence of God. He was born and reared in St. Louis, Missouri to parents, Andrew and M...

Paula Elain Lattimore-Roberts

January 4, 2020

Paula Elaine Lattimore-Roberts was born July 16, 1961, to the late Erma Barbara Goins, in East Meadow, New York. She was gifted in love and raised by the late John Henry and Ruth E. Holley-Lattimore. On Thursday, December 19, 2019, Paula answered the...

Mary Lou Williams Holland

January 3, 2020

Mary Lou Holland entered into rest on December 29, 2019, at her residence in Keysville, Georgia. She was born in Burke County, Georgia on November 12, 1931, to the late Samuel and Sweetie Mae Williams. She graduated from Boggs Academy. She atte...

Evelyn S. Spencer

January 3, 2020

Evelyn S. Spencer closed her eyes and peacefully transitioned on the evening of December 26, 2019. Mary Evelyn Shivers Spencer was born November 27, 1928, to Robert and Susie Kate Dawson Shivers. Evelyn was the apple of Susie Kate’s eye and took pr...

Willie Marion McKie

December 31, 2019

Willie Marion McKie was born on June 22, 1946, to Daniel Clarence McKie and Anna Mae Hall McKie. He entered into rest on December 25, 2019. Willie joined Mims Grove Baptist Church at a young age. He attended Martha Schofield High School and gradua...

Roosevelt Brown

December 30, 2019

Mr. Roosevelt A. Brown was born in Augusta, Georgia on April 18, 1942, to the late Fred and Mattie Brown. He departed this life on December 25, 2019, at his home. He was preceded in death by siblings, Mr. Rudolph Brown, Sr., Mr. Robert Brown, and Mr....

John E. Jackson

December 28, 2019

A limb has fallen from the family tree. . . John Edward Jackson, affectionally known as “Mack”, was born and raised in Appling, Georgia, to the late Mr. and Mrs. General Beauregard Jackson, Sr. (Carrie), along with his siblings, G.B. Jr., Emilie ...

Marianne Taylor

December 28, 2019

Marianne Dobresko Taylor was born on May 28, 1946, to Costica and Josefine Dobrekso in Wurzburg, Germany. On December 22, 2019, she was called home to heaven for her eternal rest. At an early age, she received her first Holy Communion and accepted...

Ollie Lee Taylor, III

December 28, 2019

On August 6, 1957, in His grace and Wisdom, God blessed Ollie Taylor, Jr. and Leila Ann Taylor with a beautiful baby boy, Ollie Lee Taylor, III. Ollie was born in Suffolk, Virginia and graced the world with a loving heart and generous soul. Ollie had...

William C. Jones, Sr.

December 28, 2019

We never know for whom the bell may toll. We must be ready when it is our time to go. In the early morning hours of December 21st, God sent the Holy Spirit to whisper in the ear of one of his brave warriors. The Holy Spirit said to Mr. William Calvin...

Kathleen

December 28, 2019

Kathleen Victoria Moulder, affectionately known as “Tuddy, Lil’ Sister, Katt and Kathy”, entered into rest on Friday, December 20, 2019, peacefully at her home. She was born on August 24, 1942, in Atlanta, Georgia to the late Mrs. Mattie Lucill...

Ethel Brown

December 28, 2019

She left us in the early morning, when softly came the dawn. And since she never said good-bye, it’s hard to think she’s gone. Ms. Ethel Mae “Sister” Brown, daughter of the late Frank and Laura Talbert Brown, was born on January 15, 1933, ...

Shirley T. Cleveland

December 21, 2019

Shirley T. Cleveland was born on September 8, 1936, to the late Earnest T. Berry and Mary B. Andrew, in Washington, Georgia. She went home to be with the Lord on December 16, 2019. Shirley T. Cleveland graduated from Washington Wilkes High School ...

Julian Clark, Jr.

December 21, 2019

Julian Clark, Jr., “Tony”, the second oldest of three siblings, entered into rest on December 15, 2019 at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. He was born in Augusta (Richmond County), Georgia on July 14, 1932, to the late Julian Clark,...

Laura M. Walker Brunson

December 21, 2019

Laura M. Walker Brunson departed this life on Thursday, December 12, 2019, at University Hospital, Augusta, Georgia. She was born to John Henry and Rosa Lee Walker on March 10, 1951. She was baptized at Jerusalem Baptist Church, Augusta, Georgia a...

Lori Ann Holmes

December 16, 2019

Lori Ann “Kitten” Holmes was born in Aiken County, South Carolina to the late Albert Devine and Lorene Schoultz, on December 22, 1963. At an early age, she joined Greater Young Zion Baptist Church. Later, she united with Old Storm Branch Bapti...

William Lee Stokes

December 14, 2019

Mr. William Lee Stokes was born in Reidsville, North Carolina on March 9, 1952, to the late George Washington Stokes and Margaret Howard Stokes. He was a U. S. Army Veteran and a member of Jenkins Memorial C.M.E. Church.........Click here to view ...

Rashad J. Hammond

December 14, 2019

Rashad Jacoby Hammond entered into rest on Saturday, December 7, 2019 in Augusta, Georgia. He was born on December 7, 1994, in Chicago, Illinois to Jacoby and Bridgett Hammond. He was the third of four children and the older twin. At an early a...

Evelyn White Martin

December 14, 2019

On December 6, 2019, the Angel of Mercy whispered, “Evelyn” and the heavenly gates opened. Evelyn was born on April 17, 1958, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Aaron White, Sr. She was the sixth child of eight. She was converted and baptized at Mt. ...

Jimmie Lee Mells

December 14, 2019

Mr. Jimmie Lee Mells was born on January 6, 1951, in Waynesboro, Georgia, to Mr. Jim Mells and Ms. Susan Greene. He entered into rest on Sunday, December 8, 2019, at University Hospital. At an early age, he accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Sa...

Thomas Butler Ramsey, Jr.

December 14, 2019

THOMAS BUTLER RAMSEY, JR. was born on June 8, 1947, in Appling, Georgia to parents, Thomas Ramsey, Sr. and Sarah Crawford Ramsey. Thomas was educated in the Columbia County School System and was a 1965 graduate of Blanchard High School. He was hon...

Michael Drayton

December 14, 2019

Mr. Michael Drayton was born on May 10, 1972, to Emma J. Hazel Drayton and the late Eddie Lee Drayton, Sr. in Augusta, Georgia. At an early age, he joined Old Storm Branch Baptist Church. He was a 1990 graduate of Midland Valley High School, where...

Alberta Blackman

December 14, 2019

Alberta Jones Blackman was born on October 25, 1928, in Augusta, Georgia, to the late Rebecca and Cleveland Jones. She accepted Christ at an early age at Galilee Baptist Church. She attended Charles T. Walker School and Lucy Craft Laney High Schoo...

Shannon Patricia Jackson

December 13, 2019

Strong, loving, funny, stylish, determined, and passionate are just a few words to describe the light that touched this earth on June 23, 1975. Shannon Jackson was born in Oakland, California to Lorraine Koons and the late James Koons, along with ...

Pauline Smith-Forte

December 12, 2019

Pauline “Kitty” Brintley-Smith-Forte, was born on January 14, 1927, to loving parents, Johnny Brintley, Sr. and Lethea Johnson-Brintley. Pauline at the graceful age of ninety-two, entered into eternal rest early Monday evening, December 9, 2019, ...

Sarah L. Hamilton

December 12, 2019

Sarah L. Mitchell Hamilton, age eighty, daughter of the late Carrie Gilliam and Samuel Mitchell, was born on November 1, 1939, in Johnston, South Carolina. She attended Edgefield Academy in Edgefield, South Carolina and Eastern High School in Washing...

Pauline Smith-Forte

December 12, 2019

Pauline “Kitty” Brintley-Smith-Forte, was born on January 14, 1927, to loving parents, Johnny Brintley, Sr. and Lethea Johnson-Brintley. Pauline at the graceful age of ninety-two, entered into eternal rest early Monday evening, December 9, 2019, ...

Mattie Louise Brown

December 12, 2019

Mattie Louise Brown gained her wings on November 29, 2019. She was born to Mrs. Mattie Lou Brown and the late Mr. James Albert Brown in Augusta, Georgia on November 5, 1952, at University Hospital. She attended C. T. Walker Elementary School. She ...

James Bernard Thomas

December 12, 2019

James Bernard Thomas, age fifty-seven, died on December 2, 2019. He was born on July 10, 1962, to Mary Rosier Thomas and James Thomas, Sr. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Rosier Thomas and stepfather, Frank Clark, Sr....Click here ...

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Eleaxer Niikote Nikoi

December 11, 2019

Eleazer N. Nikoi was born on March 19, 1950, in Accra, Ghana to Seth and Sarah Quartey Nikoi. He attended the University of Nairobi and Tuskegee University, where he graduated with a VMD Degree in Veterinary Medicine. Eleazer Nikoi had his primary...

Deacon John Bussey

December 9, 2019

“In the day when I cried thou answeredst me, and strengthenedst me with strength in my soul.” Psalm 138:3 John Bussey was born on April 12, 1941, in Lincoln County, Georgia. On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at the Augusta University Medical Cente...

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Carnell L. Mays

December 7, 2019

Mr. Carnell L. Mays went home to be with his Savior on Friday, November 22, 2019, at his residence. Carnell was born on September 2, 1956. He attended T.W. Josey High School and also attended Bellarmine Prep School in Washington State. He was p...

Rupert Stokes Jones

December 7, 2019

Rupert Stokes, 104, was born June 6, 1915, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Latimer Stokes in Lincolnton, Georgia. She later moved to Augusta, Georgia, where she attended Broadway Baptist School. At an early age, she set aside her education to take care o...

Dorothy Williams

December 7, 2019

Dorothy Lee Williams was born on July 28, 1927, in Burke County, Georgia to the late Clifford Moore and Louisa Williams-Moore. She was baptized at an early age at Olivet Baptist Church but was a member of Servants of God Baptist Church. She was...

Juanita Delores Benjamin

December 6, 2019

Juanita Delores Benjamin was born on July 20, 1948 in Jackson, Tennessee, to the Reverend James Ezekiel Robinson and Dr. Vivian Ureaka Hawkins. She grew up in a Christian home and accepted Christ at an early age. She was one of two children. At th...

Blanche Helena James

December 6, 2019

Mrs. Blanche Helena James entered into rest on December 1, 2019 at 2:52 P.M. at Augusta University Medical Center, in Augusta, Georgia. She was born in Reedtown, Virginia, on the Eastern Shore, on August 25, 1951, to the late Catherine (Jesse) Sample...

Roosevelt Slaughter

November 30, 2019

Mr. Roosevelt Slaughter, a native of Trenton, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest on Friday, November 22, 2019, at Augusta University Medical Center. He was the son of the late Dennis and Mary Slaughter. He was a trustee and faithful member ...

Leila Hudson Lewis

November 27, 2019

Leila Mae Hudson Lewis began her spiritual and human journey on February 12, 1943, as a beautiful baby girl in Matthews, Georgia. She was born to two loving, devoted, christian parents names Thomas Handy Hudson, Sr. and Dolan Lamar Hudson. They provi...

Lindbergh Key, Jr.

November 27, 2019

“To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die: a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted. Ecclesiastes 3:1-2 Brother Lindbergh Key, Jr., was born in Edge...

Queen Ester White Antley

November 26, 2019

Queen Ester W. Antley. Sister as she was fondly called by the family and friends, entered into rest Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at Windemere Rehabilitation Facility in Augusta, Georgia. She was born to the late Willie M. White, Sr. and Ester D. White ...

Cecil Dwayne Ridley

November 26, 2019

Cecil Dwayne Ridley was born on September 27, 1968, in Augusta, Georgia. He was the son of the late Richard and Agnes Ridley. He attended Barton Chapel Elementary, Langford Junior High and graduated from Glenn Hills High School in June of 1988. He wa...

Breishae Taunnsherra Kendrick

November 23, 2019

Breishae T. Kendrick (affectionately known as Brei), the daughter of O’Kema Ruffin and Clarence Kendrick, Jr. was born May 2, 2001, and entered into rest at her residence in Hephzibah, Georgia on November 18, 2019. Breishae was baptized at an ea...

Fannie B. Sullivan

November 23, 2019

Fannie B. Sullivan was born on January 27, 1952, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Clarence Henry Brown and Louise Demmons Brown. She was a 1969 graduate of Lucy C. Laney High School and was a dedicated employee at University Hospital, in the Securi...

Mary Lucille Jackson

November 23, 2019

Mary Lucille Jackson was born on October 23, 1949, to the late Albert Jackson and Mary Ella Prescott Jackson. She was baptized at an early age at Mt. Olive Baptist Church and attended W. E. Parker High School. She was a textile worker for many yea...

Hattie R. Key

November 22, 2019

Mrs. Hattie Ruth Key entered into rest on Tuesday, November 12, 2019. She was born on September 25, 1925, in Edgefield, South Carolina. Mrs. Key was a native of Edgefield, South Carolina and a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Mitchells, Virginia...

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Charles E. Bryant

November 19, 2019

MSG Charles E. Bryant was born into the union of George and Ruby Fox, as the eleventh of twelve children, on July 23, 1932. He transitioned from this life on Tuesday, November 12, 2019, at his residence. For twenty-six years, nine months, and twen...

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Simon Holmes

November 17, 2019

Simon Holmes was born on January 31, 1931 (88 years), in Edgefield County, to the late Frank Holmes and Mary Lou Mealing Holmes. At an early age, he was converted and baptized at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, where he served as the church clerk and on...

Earther M. James

November 16, 2019

Mrs. Earther M. Corbitt James, 79, of Hephzibah, Georgia departed this life and entered into eternal rest Wednesday, November 13, 2019. “Eart”, as she was lovingly called, was born in Neeses, South Carolina to the parentage of James and Gladys...

Stanley E. Ferguson

November 16, 2019

Stanley Ferguson was born on August 29, 1951, to Mr. George Walker and Rosa Mae Littles in Augusta, Georgia. He was a church member since birth at the United House of Prayer for All People. Stanley was baptized when he was five years old and received...

Johnny M. Brown

November 15, 2019

Mr. Johnny Mack Brown was born in Edgefield, South Carolina to the late Inez and Virgil Brown, Sr., on June 21, 1952. He departed this life on Friday, November 8, 2019. He attended Strom Thurmond High School and retired from the Edgefield County M...

Ruth Pearl Washington

November 13, 2019

St. Ruth Pearl Washington was born in Thomson, Georgia, on May 29, 1930. She departed this life on November 4, 2019, at the age of eighty-nine. The first of three children, she was born to Elder Mose Dorsey and Annie Grier Dorsey. Both parents were m...

Gerald Caldwell, Jr.

November 13, 2019

Gerald Caldwell, Jr., “Coke”, was born on October 8, 1967, to Patricia Etheridge Taylor and Gerald Caldwell, Sr. He was the oldest of three children, followed  by his twin siblings, Keith D. Caldwell of Denver, Colorado and Kimberly D. Caldwell ...

Estina Gilchrist Wilson

November 12, 2019

Mrs. Estina Gilchrist Wilson departed her earthly life on November 4, 2019, at the home of her daughter, Mary Gilchrist Littlepage, in Slidell, Louisiana. She was born on October 14, 1934, to Mrs. Leah Hilliard Gilchrist and Mr. Moses Gilchrist. S...

Rosa L. Thomas

November 9, 2019

“I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also t...

Lellie Mae Nelson

November 9, 2019

Lillie Mae Small Nelson was born on January 6, 1949, to Annie Mae “Ree” Marbley and Robert Lee Small, in Augusta, Georgia. She was a 1967 graduate of Lucy C. Laney High School. Lillie grew up under the Catholic Faith, but in later years, worshipe...

Upson Tutt, Jr.

November 9, 2019

Mr. Upson Tutt Jr., eighty-four, son of the late Upson Tutt, Sr. and Janie Mae Collins Tutt, entered into rest on Saturday, November 2, 2019, at the Augusta University Hospital. Mr. Tutt attended Lucy Laney High School and found his passion early ...

Donald Lee McMillon, Sr.

November 8, 2019

Donald Lee McMillon, Sr. was born in Brooklyn, New York on July 1, 1943, to John Shannon McMillon and Edna Johnson McMillon. He entered into rest on October 31, 2019. Following high school, Donald enlisted in the United States Army Reserves and retir...

Bessie Mae Kennedy

November 7, 2019

Mrs. Bessie Mae Kennedy, one hundred, entered into rest on Friday, November 1, 2019. She was born on March 16, 1919, in Columbia County, Georgia. Mrs. Kennedy was educated in the Richmond County School System and at an early age, she gave her life...

Joseph Bertha Williams

November 6, 2019

Joseph Bertha Williams entered into rest on Saturday, November 2, 2019, at his residence in Woodside Plantation in Aiken, South Carolina. He was born April 17, 1941, in Augusta, Georgia, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Bertha Rubena Williams. He attended...

Ruben Byron Willingham

November 6, 2019

Ruben Byron Willingham better known as “Chuck” entered into rest on October 30, 2019 at University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia Chuck was born in Augusta, Georgia on December 1, 1955 to Reverend Ruben Willingham and Mildred Wade Willingham. The o...

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Willie Hammond, Jr.

November 5, 2019

Willie “Bubba” Hammond, Jr. entered into heavenly rest on Monday, October 29, 2019, at the Charlie Norwood V. A. Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia. He was born on February 28, 1952, to the late Mr. Willie Hammond, Sr. and Mrs. Matilda Philpot Ha...

Preston Shands, Sr.

November 2, 2019

Preston Shands, Sr., born April 2, 1935, in Pacolet Mills, South Carolina, to the late Willie and Morris Shands, entered into rest on October 23, 2019. He was preceded in death by: his former wife, Gwendolyn Shands of Augusta, Georgia; brothers, M...

Frankie Lee Taylor

November 2, 2019

Frankie Lee Anna Mae Taylor passed away on October 28, 2019, at University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. Mrs. Taylor was eighty-three years old. She was born in Edgefield County, South Carolina, to Wesley Smith and Hattie Bell Wash Smith. Mrs. ...

Dexter Leroy Merriweather

November 1, 2019

Mr. Dexter Leroy Merriweather, son of Mr. Vernon Leroy Williams and the late Ms. Linda Ann Merriweather, was born September 14, 1966, in Augusta, Georgia. He was called home on October 25, 2019. At an early age, he accepted Christ as his personal ...

Otis Hammond

October 30, 2019

Mr. Otis Hammond was born on June 16, 1940, to the late Henry Walter Hammond and Beatrice Merriweather Hammond, in Edgefield County, South Carolina. At an early age, he was converted and baptized at the Carey Hill Baptist Church, where he served o...

George Jones, Jr.

October 28, 2019

George Jones, Jr. passed away on October 17, 2019. He was born on November 27, 1950, in Brunswick, Georgia, to the late Jaine Lee Young Jones and George Jones, Sr. He was preceded in death by his two sisters, Georgia B. Henderson and Geneva M. Jones....

Timothy Matthew Kelly

October 26, 2019

“And I said, Oh that I had wings like a dove! For then would I fly away and be at rest.” - Psalm 55:6 It is written in the Book of Ecclesiastes that the dust returns to the ground it came from, and the spirit returns to God who gave it. On Thu...

Walter Douglas Gregory, Jr.

October 26, 2019

Walter Douglas Gregory, Jr. was born on November 13, 1969, in Augusta, Georgia. His parents were Walter Douglas Gregory, Sr, and Helen Gregory (Marvin Miller) Jones. Walter entered into peaceful rest on Saturday, October 19, 2019. Walter attended ...

Janice Smalley

October 25, 2019

JANICE RENEE SMALLEY entered into rest on Friday, October 18, 2019, at her residence. Janice was born in Richmond County to the late Samuel F. Willigham, Sr., and Rose Emma Smalley Willingham on June 27, 1965. At an early age, she accepted Christ ...

Annie Bell Cancer

October 21, 2019

“I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also t...

Albertha Roberts Mozee

October 20, 2019

“.... Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy Name. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, in earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptations, but...

Johnnie Mae Mims

October 17, 2019

Johnnie Mae Mims was born on October 4, 1948 in McCormick County, to the late Johnnie Butler Green and Rosa Mae Sullivan Green. At an early age, she was converted and baptized at Laura Grove Missionary Baptist Church, where she served faithfully i...

Sean Delon Williams

October 17, 2019

Sean Delon “Pop” Williams was born to Alberta Williams and Eddie Blocker on June 12, 1978, in Edgefield, South Carolina. Sean was a 1998 graduate of Strom Thurmond High School in Johnston, South Carolina. He also attended Piedmont Technical Co...

Mattie L. Dorsey

October 17, 2019

Mattie “Lona” Dorsey, ninety-two years old, born on March 2, 1927, was a Proverbs 31 Woman, who transitioned to Glory on October 12, 2019. She was the daughter of Clarence and Mattie Harris Phoenix. She grew up in Augusta, Georgia on Gregg Street...

Johnnie Mae Mims

October 17, 2019

Johnnie Mae Mims was born on October 4, 1948 in McCormick County, to the late Johnnie Butler Green and Rosa Mae Sullivan Green. At an early age, she was converted and baptized at Laura Grove Missionary Baptist Church, where she served faithfully i...

Mattie Williams Griffin

October 15, 2019

Mattie Williams Griffin was born on June 25, 1946 to the late Ben and Annie Mae Simpkins Williams, in Edgefield County, South Carolina. At an early age, she accepted Christ at Mealing Grove Baptist Church. She was baptized at Mount Zion Baptist Ch...

Babbie Denise edwards

October 8, 2019

Babbie Denise Edwards entered into rest on September 30, 2019. She was born on October 29, 1960, to Willie and Elsie Tuggle, in Augusta, Georgia. She was educated in the Richmond County School System and later in life, attained several state certi...

Thomas Cook, Jr.

October 5, 2019

Charles “Chuck” Thomas Cook, Jr. was born August 3, 1955, to the late Charles T. Cook, Sr. and Gladys Cook, in Augusta, Georgia (Ft. Gordon). He was the youngest and only son of three children. Chuck grew up in a loving Christian home where th...

Major Richard Collins Weaver

October 5, 2019

Richard Collins Weaver, loving and devoted husband of Ethel Weaver for forty-seven years, and the youngest son of the late Willie Mae and Robert Bishop Weaver, exchanged time for eternity on September 29, 2019, ascending to his everlasting resting pl...

Donnie R. Butler

October 5, 2019

Mr. Donnie Raynald Butler was born on August 7, 1965, to Mrs. Leomie Fielding and Mr. James (Brenda) Butler, Jr. in Augusta, Georgia. Donnie was a 1983 graduate of Lucy C. Laney High School in Augusta, Georgia. Donnie accepted God as his Savior...

Daniel Lanham

October 5, 2019

Anyone who knew Daniel recognized that he was a truly unique character. He faced more challenges than most of us, but he always maintained a loving disposition no matter what. He unreservedly loved his family, and his family loved him. Born in Aug...

Charlie Fields

October 5, 2019

Charlie E. Fields, also known as Charles Fields, was the son of the late Willie and Mae Della Fields. He was born August 25, 1943, in Burke County, Georgia. As a young man, he was drafted into the United States Army and did a tour in the Korean Wa...

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Betty Denise Ortega

October 3, 2019

Betty Denise Ortega entered into eternal peace on Thursday, September 26, 2019. Daughter of J. E. Goff, Jr. and Moretha Rainwater, she was born on June 10, 1960, in Jonesboro, Louisiana. She graduated from Winnfield Senior High School, where she w...

David Wilson

October 2, 2019

On Friday, September 20, 2019, the Angel of the Lord called, David Wilson answered and went home to be with the Lord. He was born on December 14, 1962, to the late Mr. J. C. Wilson and Mrs. Gertrude Davis Wilson, in Chicago, Illinois. At an ear...

Irene Hart Sams

October 2, 2019

Mrs. Irene Sams, 94, beloved wife of the late Deacon Frank Sams, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend, entered into rest on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, at her residence. Mrs. Irene Sams, affectionally known as “Pig”, was born on March 4, 19...

Lucy Johnson Harris

September 28, 2019

Lucy Harris was born in Barnesville, South Carolina, on October 18, 1939, to Robert Johnson and Ozell Phenix Johnson. She accepted Christ as her personal Savior at an early age until her passing. God graciously called her home, on Tuesday, September ...

Mary Shipp

September 28, 2019

Mother Mary Shipp was born to parents, Lewis Wright and Annie Smith Wright in Bushes, South Carolina, known as Old Ellenton, South Carolina. There were seven children born in this family. She received her early education in the public schools of Augu...

Jennifer Hacker

September 27, 2019

Jennifer Hacker was born on June 13, 1961, to Samuel Hacker and Carrie Morton Hacker, in Augusta, Georgia. At an early age, Jennifer accepted Christ at Carpentersville Baptist Church, in North Augusta, South Carolina. Jennifer was a long-time r...

Alchester Jones McGraw

September 25, 2019

Mrs. Alchester Jones McGraw entered into rest on Saturday, September 14, 2019. Alchester was born on March 3, 1928, in Hephzibah, Georgia, to Henry and Janie Frances Jones, Sr. She was the eighth of twelve children. At an early age, Alchester g...

Odessa Holliman Steward

September 21, 2019

Odessa Holliman Steward, age seventy-eight, passed away on Friday, September 13, 2019 at home, surrounded by her family. She was born in Augusta, Georgia, on January 13, 1941, to the late Frank and Ora Lee Jenkins Holliman. She was baptized at Mt....

Alice Stevens Lowman

September 21, 2019

Mrs. Alice Lowman was born November 26, 1921 in Edgefield County, South Carolina. She was the daughter of Yancey Stevens and Susie Outzs Stevens. At an early, she was baptized and joined North Augusta Baptist Church. Mrs. Lowman moved to Trenton, ...

Mary L. Moore

September 21, 2019

On Friday, September 13, 2019, Mrs. Mary Louise Goldsmith Moore heard the voice of Jesus say come unto me and rest! Without hesitation, she arose from her sleeping coordinates within the city of Augusta, Georgia to expeditiously transfer into paradis...

Benjamin L. Jones, Sr.

September 21, 2019

Benjamin Lazel Jones, Sr. was born on December 22, 1965, in Chicago, Illinois, to Tommie Lee and Ruthie Mae Jones. He entered into rest on September 14, 2019, in Augusta, Georgia.....Click here to view Obituary.....  ...

Charlie Jordan

September 20, 2019

Charlie Jordan was born on October 23, 1956, to the late Sam and Louise Jordan, in Blythe, Georgia. He entered into rest on September 13, 2019. Charlie enjoyed entertaining friends and family with his cooking skills. He loved action, particularly ...

Lois Wright

September 19, 2019

Lois M. Wright entered into rest on September 12, 2019, surrounded by her husband and children. She was born in Aiken County, South Carolina, on June 15, 1952, to Leon Stallings, Sr. and RosaLee Stallings. At an early age, she received Christ and ...

William H Albright

September 17, 2019

William H. Albright was born on August 24, 1940, in Birmingham, Alabama, to the late Ruby Albright and Clarence Carter. He was the third child. He accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized at Zion Star Missionary Baptist Church in Birmingham, ...

Marion Joseph Tappan

September 14, 2019

Marion Joseph Tappan, the sixth of seven children, was born in Augusta, Georgia on January 10, 1930, to the late William and Alice McRamie Tappan. Marion was a faithful servant of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ and entered eternal rest on Septembe...

Brenda Evans

September 14, 2019

Brenda Lee Kitchens Evans entered into rest on September 9, 2019, at Emory Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. She was born at University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia, on August 14, 1957, to Marion Kitchens, Jr. and Inez Burns. She was a 1975 graduate f...

Eunice Seigle

September 14, 2019

The light, known as Eunice L. Seigle, came into this world on June 10, 1938, in Birmingham, Alabama as a blessing to her parents, Thelma Coverson and James Allums. When her mother transitioned from life to immortality at an early age, Eunice was love...

Lawrence Reed

September 13, 2019

Lawrence Reed was born on June 18, 1971, to the late Dorothy Reed and Joe L. Harden, in Augusta, Georgia and reared in Waynesboro, by his mother and devoted father, James Jenkins. Lawrence "Law" Reed, as he was affectionately called, departed this...

Geneva W. Roberts

September 12, 2019

Geneva W. Roberts, eighty-four, entered into rest on September 5, 2019, peacefully at home. She was a devoted mother and homemaker and a loving mother who loved God. She served as an usher at Franklin Covenant Baptist Church, with a continuous smi...

Lee Ellen Douse

September 9, 2019

On Tuesday, Septemeber 3, 2019, Lee Ellen Douse departed this life and went home to be with the Lord. Lee Ellen Douse was born on October 4, 1929, in Richmond County, Georgia, to the late Matilda Douse and was the granddaughter to Nep and Nora Dou...

Warren Wren Garnett

September 5, 2019

Warren Wren Garnett was born on March 12, 1944, in Appling, Georgia, to the late Matthew and Molly Garnett. He was united in marriage to Rosa E. Marshall, and to this union, three children were born. He served and retired in the U. S. Army afte...

Lelia Brown

September 4, 2019

Lelia Brown was born on August 25, 1961, to the late Mr. Robert Allen Cobb, Sr. and Mrs. Frankie Mae Williams Cobb, in Louisville, Georgia. She attended the public schools of Jefferson County. Mrs. Brown was a kind and loving woman who was devoted to...

Mary Frances Garnett

August 31, 2019

Mary Frances Garnett was born on October 17, 1944, to Louis Curry, Sr. and Carrie Bell Curry. At an early age, she joined Spring Grove Baptist Church in Appling, Georgia, under the leadership of Reverend Sylvester Bing. She later moved her members...

Ethel Mae Williams

August 31, 2019

The Lord, our God, has called an angel home. Ms. Ethel Mae Williams was born on July 4, 1949, in Augusta, Georgia, to the late Mr. Doyle Williams and the late Mattie Lockhart Williams. Educated in the public school system of Richmond County, she grad...

Odessa Taylor

August 31, 2019

Odessa Taylor was born to the late Arthur Hammond and Robbie Johnson, on March 28, 1947, in Columbia County, Georgia. She was baptized at an early age at New Hope Baptist Church in Harlem, Georgia and later joined Water Branch Baptist Church in Gr...

Billy D Samuels

August 30, 2019

Billy Devaughn Samuels was born on October 30, 1938, in Augusta, Georgia, to the late Thomas and Lorretta Samuels. He attended Silas X. Floyd Elementary School. He later went on to Lucy C. Laney High School, where he graduated in 1956. He enlisted...

Aaron Williams

August 30, 2019

On early Monday morning, August 26, 2019, God reached down and called Aaron Williams home to victory. He was born on November 10, 1922, to the late Anthony Williams and Laura Green. At an early age, he met the love of his life, Ethel Mae Daniel...

Leroy Lake

August 29, 2019

Mr. Leroy Lake, son of the late Mr. Simpson Lake and the late Mrs. Emma Lake, was born on January 28, 1930, in Trenton, South Carolina. He was a loving husband, father, brother and grandfather, whom loved his family unconditionally. On Saturday, Augu...

Ellis Burch

August 27, 2019

Ellis “Eric” Burch was born on December 2, 1966, to Earnest and Rena Burch. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church and gave his life to Christ. He retired from the Augusta Mall, after serving as a Security Guard for many years. He wa...

Sarah Herbert

August 27, 2019

Mrs. Sarah Herbert was born on December 28, 1942. She entered into rest on Monday, August 19, 2019. at her residence. She was a native of Augusta, Georgia and a member of Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church. At Mt. Olive, she was a Trustee, Church...

Willie Mae Hillary Robinson

August 24, 2019

At an early age, she joined the Poplar Spring Baptist Church. She served on the Senior Choir, Usher Board, Women Mission and was the Mother of the Church until her health failed. She was married to the late Isaac Tom Robinson for sixty-three years...

Annie Pearl Smith

August 23, 2019

Ms. Annie Pearl Blanchard Smith, a long-time resident of Aiken, South Carolina and Augusta, Georgia, moved on to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at Doctors Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. She was born on January 6, 1942, in North Aug...

Naomi Smith Flowers

August 23, 2019

Naomi Smith Flowers of Augusta, Georgia died on Sunday, August 18, 2019, at Augusta University Hospital. Naomi was born on May 29, 1945, to the late Jimmie Lee Smith and Essie Mae Smith in Douglas, Georgia. Naomi received an ASN from Augusta Colle...

Caden Elijah Lewis

August 22, 2019

Caden Elijah Lewis was born to Curtis E. Lewis and Dawn Ferguson Lewis on December 6, 2010, in Augusta, Georgia. Caden was the light of everyone’s world that he touched. There was never a dull moment around him. He was a jokester, funny, smart, ...

Reginald A. Perry, Jr.

August 22, 2019

Reginald A. perry, jR. was born November 22, 1972, in Livingston, New Jersey, to the late Reginald A Perry, Sr. and Lillie Cecile Perry. Reginald attended college at Augusta State University. His major was in Economics and Finance. He graduated in...

Carrie Marie Barker Flanagan

August 18, 2019

Ms. Carrie Flanagan entered into rest to be with the Lord at home, in Hephzibah, Georgia on August 13, 2019. She was born to the late Mr. Charles Mack Barker and Mrs. Bessie Lee Gray Barker, on January 13, 1961, in Far Rockaway, New York. At an...

Aaron Williams

August 14, 2019

On July 27, 1958, a baby boy was born to the Aaron Williams and Ethel Williams in Augusta, Georgia. He was the second child out of four born to this union. Aaron attended school in New York City and loved spending summers in Augusta with his famil...

Reverend Raymond H. Thompkins, Sr.

August 10, 2019

Reverend Raymond H. Thompkins, Sr. was born in Augusta, Georgia, the son of the late Walter and Gladys Thompkins. He accepted his final call to his eternal home with God, on August 6, 2019. Reverend Raymond H. Thompkins, Sr. was married to the lat...

Mamie Reid Lathan

August 10, 2019

Mrs. Mamie Reid Lathan, a loving mother, entered into rest peacefully on August 4, 2019, at her residence. Mrs. Lathan was born to the late Ammie and Allie Fleming Reid in Lincolnton, Georgia. She attended the schools of Evansten, Illinois. She wa...

Joni Michelle Miller

August 10, 2019

Toni Michelle Miller, born on October 9, 1964, in Augusta Georgia, to the late Lillie Mae Hardy and Joe Lewis, was a sublime, compassionate, and awe-inspiring mother, wife, friend, sister, aunt, and overall beautiful person inside and out. She had fo...

Eddie L. Ware

August 8, 2019

Mr. Eddie Lee Ware was born on October 28, 1954, in Mobile, Alabama and departed this life on July 28, 2019, in Augusta, Georgia, where he resided. Eddie was an Army Veteran and also a hard worker. He retired from the Charlie Norwood V.A. Medical Cen...

Elise Louise Roney

August 7, 2019

Elsie Louise Roney Inniss was born on November 27, 1939, in Saluda County, South Carolina, to the late William and Rosa Lee Roney. She attended the Edgefield County School System. Later in life, she moved to New York, where she met and married Mar...

Deacon Albert Hughes, Sr

August 7, 2019

Albert Hughes, Sr., Fulcher Road, Hephzibah, Georgia, entered into rest on Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at his residence after a short illness. He fought a valiant fight; however, after more than ninety-one strong years, he succumbed to enter the peacef...

Howard Thornton, Jr.

August 3, 2019

Howard THornton, Jr. was born on May 2, 1934 and departed this life on July 24, 2019. Howard served twenty-two years in the United States Army. After he retired from the Army, he drove a “Big Rig” for Camrom-Barkley and retired after ten years...

Willie Floyd Plummer

August 3, 2019

Willie Floyd Plummer entered into rest peacefully, on July 26, 2019, at 7:15 p.M, in Augusta, Georgia, with family by his side. Willie was born in Greenville, South Carolina on November 7, 1958. Willie was a native of Asheville, North Carolina and...

Tonya Griffin Davis

August 3, 2019

On Tuesday, July 30, 2019, Tonya Griffin Davis, earned her wings and went Home free from pain at last. Tonya, “Sweet T”, was a loving and God fearing woman, who truly lived life to the fullest. She was a member of the McCollough Covenant Baptist ...

Jeanette Bush Smith

August 3, 2019

Jeanette Bush Smith was born in Augusta, Georgia. She was the third oldest of ten children born to Alphonso and Dorothy Johnson. Jeanette Smith was granted her angel wings on July 23, 2019. Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friend...

Doris Marie Reddick

July 20, 2019

Doris Marie Reddick was born on April 4, 1954, in Dover, Delaware to Gladys Sells and the late Jacob Sells. She was preceded in death by: her sister, Sidney Sells and her brothers, Gordon Sells, Kevin Sells, Medford Taylor, and Robert Sells. She depa...

Curry L. Philpot, Sr.

July 20, 2019

Mr. Curry L. Philpot Sr. was born in Alexander, Georgia on July 18, 1956, to Ms. Roberta Ledwell. Curry departed from his earthly home after a battle with cancer on July 14, 2019. He was preceded in death by his mother, Roberta Ledwell and brother...

Jessie Lee Price

July 19, 2019

Jessie Lee Price entered into eternal rest on July 15, 2019, at Windermere Health Nursing Facility in Augusta, Georgia. He was born March 16, 1941, in Aiken County, South Carolina to the union of Otis Price, Sr. and Sallie Mae Samuels Price. He wa...

Edward G. Davis

July 17, 2019

Edward G. Davis was born April 8, 1950, in Jefferson County, Louisville, Georgia, to the late Ray Edward Davis and Dora Lee Davis. He was the oldest of five children. His journey in life ended Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at home. He was a 1968 gradu...

Ruby Odom Bennett

July 13, 2019

Mrs. Ruby Odom Bennett went to be with the Lord on July 3, 2019. She was born September 11, 1921, in Barnwell County to Sallie Gant Odom and Aaron Odom. She was baptized at an early age at Ned Branch Baptist Church and became a member and served o...

Ida Johnson McCorkle

July 13, 2019

Ida Johnson McCorkle, fondly known as “Sister”, entered this life on August 2, 1937, in Aiken County. Ida departed this life on July 8, 2019, at Aiken Regional Medical Center. “Sister” fought a good fight and never lost faith nor took her eye...

Edwina Jackson Burwell

July 12, 2019

Edwina Jackson Burwell, affectionately known as “Mena”, was born Augusta 5, 1949 and transitioned this life July 5, 2019. Edwina was born in Millen, Georgia to the late Wade and Catherine Jackson. When Mena was a teenager the family relocated ...

Ellis Ramsey

July 12, 2019

Ellis Ramsey was born on June 11, 1954, in Winfield Community, Columbia County, Georgia, to Isabella Bussey Ramsey and the late John Ramsey. He was a 1972 graduate of Blanchard High School. He was honorably discharged from the U.S. Marine Corps af...

Deacon Albert Williams, Jr.

July 10, 2019

Albert Williams, Jr. entered into rest on July 3, 2019. He was born to the late Albert and Cornelia Griffin Williams. At the age of twelve, he joined and was baptized at Shaws Creek Baptist Church where he continued to work faithfully as a member ...

Mary Esther Johnson

July 8, 2019

MARY ESTHER JOHNSON was born September 1, 1941, in Knoxville, TN to the late Tom and Katie Sue Martin Jones. She was a member of Mount Vernon Missionary Baptist Church and retired from the Medical College of Georgia. Mary was preceded in death by he...

James Author Rahney

July 6, 2019

James Author Rahney was born on October 1, 1947, to the late George Frank Rahney, Sr. and Lottie Mae Bacon. He departed this life on June 30, 2019. He was educated through the Burke County School Systems. At an early, he joined the Beechwood Bapti...

Eddie C. Ivey, Jr.

July 3, 2019

Mr. Eddie C. Ivey, Jr. was born to Eddie and Pearl Ivey, Sr., on June 30, 1986 in Augusta, GA. Eddie gave his life to Christ at an early age joining First Mt. Moriah Baptist Church. Eddie attended school in Richmond County and graduated in 2005...

Rosa R. Edwards

June 15, 2019

Rosa R. Edwards was born November 6, 1950, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Willie Joe and Lillie Mae Robinson. Rosa entered into rest on June 7, 2019. She is the third born of twelve children, three preceded her in death, Joyce R. Singleton, Willi...

Elmira Williams

June 15, 2019

Elmira Williams, surrounded by her family, peacefully departed this life Friday evening, June 7, 2019, at the age of seventy-one. She was a lifelong resident of Augusta, Georgia. Elmira was the daughter of the late Daisy M. and Thomas Williams. As...

Claudia Bush

June 15, 2019

Claudia Jenkins Bush entered into rest on Monday, June 10, 2019. Mrs. Bush, a native of Richmond County, was the daughter of the late Claudia Williams. She married Clemmie Bush, Jr. on March 6, 1962, and to that union, two children were born. C...

Hattie M. Lewis

June 14, 2019

Hattie Moore Lewis, a retired nursing assistant, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at the age of seventy-five. She was a native of Sparta, Georgia and a resident of Augusta, Georgia. Hattie attended public school in Sparta, Geor...

Vernon Bernard Johnson

June 14, 2019

Vernon Bernard Johnson graduated from Claflin University with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Upon graduation, he enrolled in the National Teacher Corps at South Carolina State University. Bernard earned a Masters degree from South Carolina State in 1970....

Betty Jones

June 13, 2019

Mrs. Betty J. Jones was born April 22, 1941, to the late Eddie Willie Gilmore and the late Barbara Robinson Gilmore. Betty peacefully departed this life at her home on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. Betty was raised by her aunt, Georgia Blount, and was ...

Elizabeth Holloway-Merriweather

June 10, 2019

Elizabeth “Anna” Holloway-Merriwether, eight-two, was born July 4, 1936, to the late Joseph Hazel and the late Rosa Mae (Richard) Turner. A native of North Augusta, South Carolina, she entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at Univ...

Vivian L. Tankard

June 9, 2019

God sought to take his beloved child, Vivian Lois Tankard, into His kingdom on June 1, 2019. Vivian was born to D.C. and Bessie Mae Tolver on November 9, 1959, in Autaugaville, Alabama. She professed Christ at an early age and united with Little E...

Rosa Lee Roberson

June 8, 2019

Mrs. Rosa Lee Roberson entered into eternal rest at Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia on May 31, 2019, to be with the Lord. She was born to the late Margaret Hughes Roberson and Gus Roberson on October 12, 1938. At an early age...

Mother Christine Harden

June 8, 2019

Mother Christine Harden, of New Ellenton, South Carolina, entered into rest on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at Aiken Regional Medical Center surrounded by her sons and their families. She was born July 13, 1920, to the late James and Mary Jane Oliver in S...

Paris H Myers

June 5, 2019

Mr. Paris H. Myers, fifty-one, was born on January 24, 1968, in Queens, New York to Lena Ruth McCain Myers and Elsworth Dupree. He moved to Edgefield County, South Carolina with his family at an early age. As a young child, Paris attended Carey Hi...

Elvin Reginald Harris

June 3, 2019

Elvin Reginald Harris was born into this life on January 20, 1958, to Irvin Harris, Sr. and Josephine Harris. He was the third child of three siblings. Reginald was educated in the Richmond County Public School System and was a 1976 graduate of Lu...

Diann Morris

June 3, 2019

Diann Louise Brown Morris was born on December 12, 1948, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Clarence Henry Brown and the late Louise Demmons Brown. She was a 1966 graduate of Lucy C. Laney High School. Dedicating her life to loyal service and loving ...

Reverend George Albert Williams

June 1, 2019

“For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith...” - 2 Timothy 4:6-7 An earthly life of faithful devotion and service ended for Reverend ...

Mrs. Mamie Lou Pressley Johnson

June 1, 2019

Elizabeth “Anna” Holloway-Merriwether, eight-two, was born July 4, 1936, to the late Joseph Hazel and the late Rosa Mae (Richard) Turner. A native of North Augusta, South Carolina, she entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at Univ...

Walter A. Killebrew

June 1, 2019

Mr. Walter Alphanso Killebrew was born on November 25, 1928, in Blythe, Georgia to the late William and Alma Killebrew. He was a member of First Ebenezer Baptist Church and a graduate of Lucy C. Laney High School. After thirty-six years of serv...

Amanda J. Henderson

June 1, 2019

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.” 2 Timothy 4:7 ON MAY 27, 2019, God called home one of His beloved children and servants, Mrs. Amanda Jasper Henderson, into eternal rest. Amanda Jasper Henders...

Joyce Ann Thurmond (Henderson)

June 1, 2019

A Time To Be Born: Ms. Joyce Ann Thurmond was born January 2, 1966, to the late Mary Henderson Thurmond and Isaiah Judge in Columbia (Richland County), South Carolina. At an early age, she received the Lord and was baptized at Old Macedonia Bap...

Aaliyah Nabawi

May 31, 2019

God, our Father in Heaven, in all of his infinite wisdom, called Mrs. Aaliyah Nabawi to join Him in another realm. On Sunday, May 26, 2019, she stepped from time into eternity. She was born on May 31, 1932, in Jefferson County, Georgia, daughter o...

Joe Cox

May 29, 2019

On May 22, 2019, God sent his Angels into room 32-C at Pruitt Health-Old Capital Nursing Home and said, "Come on my son, no more fighting, come home with me." Mr. Cox was born September 17, 1940, to the late Mattie Lou Cox and Willie B. Williams. ...

Roman Holmes, Sr.

May 16, 2019

Roman Holmes, Sr., was the son of the late Tom Watson Holmes Jr. and Lucille Morris Holmes. He was born July 14, 1949, in Burke County, Georgia and moved to Augusta, Georgia with his family at an early age. When he was younger, Roman attended The Chu...

Hattie Mae Lind

May 14, 2019

Hattie Mae Lind was born on September 23, 1925, in Taliaferro County, Georgia. She was the sixth child out of seven children. She was born to the late Nathaniel and Mable Revere. She departed faithfully into her Heavenly Home on May 7, 2019. Sh...

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Retired SFC Louis Walter Van Wright

May 14, 2019

Retired Sergeant First Class Louis Walter VanWright entered into rest on Friday, May 3, 2019, at Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia. Mr. VanWright was born in Opelousas, Louisiana to Edmond and Mary (Green) VanWright. Louis Walter ...

Ms. Betty Johnson Benning

May 11, 2019

Betty Johnson Benning was born February 9, 1939, to the late Phinizy and Mae Della Johnson in Augusta, Georgia. Betty departed this life on Saturday, May 4, 2019. Betty accepted Christ as her Savior at an early age. She united with Green Grove Bap...

Marie Williams Ryans

May 11, 2019

Marie Williams Ryans was born on May 6, 1953 in Edgefield County, South Carolina to the late Johnny A. Williams and Amy Anderson Williams. She departed this life on May 5, 2019, at Aiken Regional Medical Center in Aiken, South Carolina. She was a ...

Willie Pearl Parris

May 11, 2019

“And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.” ~ Revelation 21:4 Ms. Willie Pearl Parris was born ...

James Vernon Jones

May 11, 2019

James Vernon “Bubba” Jones was born on October 1, 1956, to the late James J. Jones and Mrs. Sarah J. Jones. He departed this life on May 6, 2019. He joined Friendship Missionary Baptist Church at an early age......Click here to view Obituary.....

Dorothy Johnson

May 10, 2019

Mrs. Dorothy “Dot” M. Johnson was born on March 5, 1933. She was the daughter of the late James and Beatrice Samuels of Langley, South Carolina. She received her formal education through Aiken County Public School System. Sister Dorothy accept...

Willie Mae Johnson

May 10, 2019

Ms. Willie Mae (Hall) Johnson was born August 20, 1943, to the late Louise Hall Brown and Willie Davis. She was reared in Herndon, Georgia by loving grandparents, Lena Moody Hall and Sammie Lee Hall. She entered into eternal rest on Monday, May 6, 20...

Delphine Pickens Simpkins

May 9, 2019

Delphine Pickens Simpkins was born November 25, 1958, to the late Charlie Joe Pickens and Minnie Bell Pickens of Edgefield, South Carolina. Delphine was educated in the Edgefield County School System, where she graduated from Strom Thurmond High S...

Josie Neal Mays

May 8, 2019

Mrs. Josie Neal Mays entered into rest on April 26, 2019, in Augusta, Georgia. Mrs. Mays was born in Barnwell, South Carolina on September 15, 1926, to John and Amelia Mays Neal. She was the youngest of ten children. She was preceded in death by: ...

Joann Noble-Robinson Brooks

May 5, 2019

JoAnn Noble-Robinson Brooks, born on March 9, 1949, in Augusta, Georgia, passed away at age seventy on May 5, 2019. She accepted Jesus Christ at an early age and was baptized as a member of Magnolia Baptist Church.....Click here to view Obituary.....

Jenney Davis Brigham

May 4, 2019

On Saturday, April 20, 2019, Jenney entered into rest. Jenney was born, July 14, 1948, to the late Charlie Davis and Florida "Tootsie" Davis. Jenney attended Lucy C. Laney High School. She worked at the V.A. Medical Center for many years. She e...

Tiffany Evan D'Antignac

May 4, 2019

Ms. Tiffany Evon D’Antignac was born in Fort Lauderdale, Flordia to the late Yvonne D’Antignac Ivey. She moved to Augusta, Georgia at an early age. She leaves to cherish her loving memory: four sons and one daughter, Diamon D’Antignac, Conye...

Benjamin Richardson

May 4, 2019

Mr. Benjamin Richardson, “Ben”, entered into rest on April 30, 2019, at 11:30 A.M., at his residence in Augusta, Georgia. Mr. Richardson was born in Alex City, Alabama on February 10, 1940, to the late Mr. Herman Richardson and Mrs. Lorene Bolewa...

Mrs. Dorothy Frails Allen

May 3, 2019

Mrs. Dorothy Mary Frails Allen was born on July 13, 1930, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Zeroline Johnson Frails and Edmund Frails. She departed this life on April 26, 2019, at University Hospital. “Dot” was educated in the Richmond County Schoo...

Mr. Carnell Beard

May 3, 2019

Mr. Carnell Beard was born on February 13, 1949, to the late Deacon James and Willie Mae Beard. He was a graduate of Immaculate Conception Catholic School. Carnell loved spending time with his family and friends. He enjoyed watching sports and mov...

Mary Evans Ashley

April 27, 2019

“I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith; henceforce there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day.” 2 Timothy 4:7-8 Mary E. Ashley entered...

Brian C. Harris, Jr.

April 26, 2019

Brian Christopher “Rocky” Harris, Jr. entered into rest on April 19, 2019, at Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia. He was born in Augusta, Georgia on July 8, 2000, to Lachandra N. Kitchings and Brian C. Harris, Sr. At an earl...

Mr. Herman Rudolph Mitchell

April 24, 2019

“I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also t...

George Houston

April 23, 2019

George “Pig” Houston was born December 25, 1941, in Clarks Hill, South Carolina to the late Thomas and Carrie Marshall Houston. He departed this life on Thursday, April 18, 2019, at his residence. At an early age, he joined Bethany Baptist Chu...

Ms. Mattie R. Harris Cooper

April 20, 2019

Mattie Roberta Cooper was born on October 12, 1937, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Delia and Henderson Harris. She was preceded in death by her three siblings: Henderson Harris Junior, Marion Harris and Dora Holland. Mattie received her education...

Matthew Henry Ceasar

April 20, 2019

Today, we celebrate the transitioning of a son, brother, uncle, and friend, Mr. Matthew Henry Ceasar. Since his death, our hearts have been heavy and we are looking to our comforter to help us during this difficult time. Mr. Matthew Henry Ceasar w...

Kyle Holman, Sr.

April 20, 2019

Kyle Holman, Sr. entered into rest on April 8, 2019, at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, Washington. Kyle was born in Brooklyn, New York on August 23, 1963, to Harold Holman and Maggie Hall. He was a graduate of Hephzibah High School. Kyle wa...

Mrs. Ida Reeves Curry

April 20, 2019

Mrs. Ida Reeves Curry, 65, of 2012 Virginia Avenue, was called from labor to reward on, April 15, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on January 14, 1954, in Augusta, Georgia. Mrs. Curry was preceded in death by her late husba...

Emira Eagle

April 19, 2019

Emira Eagle “Lymon” Bryant, the firstborn child of the late Daisy Taylor Eagle and the late Napoleon Eagle, was born in Warrenton, Georgia on August 26, 1939. The family moved to Augusta, Georgia, when she was very young. Mrs. Bryant was bapti...

Catherine Leverett Thompkins

April 18, 2019

Catherine Leverett Thompkins, a positive force within her community, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at the age of ninety while surrounded by family, at University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. Catherine was born on June 3, 1928,...

Sheila Jenkins

April 13, 2019

Mrs. Sheila G. Jenkins entered into eternal rest on April 8, 2019, at her home. Sheila was born on December 15, 1941, and raised in New York, where she lived most of her life. She later relocated to Augusta, Georgia with her family. She was a d...

Willie Lee, Jr.

April 11, 2019

Willie Lee, Jr. entered into rest on April 7, 2019. Willie was born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina on June 9, 1947, to Willie Lee, Sr. and Pearl Lee. Willie Lee, Jr. served twenty-two years in the U.S. Army and was a decorated Vietnam Veteran. He ...

Rosa Lee Adams

April 7, 2019

Rosa Lee Adams passed away peacefully on April 3, 2019. Rosa was born on August 29, 1926, to the late Mary Ella Jones Henderson and the late Raiford Henderson, Sr.....Click here to view Obituary..........

Nora Louise Casey

April 6, 2019

Nora Louise Casey Marshall was born in Warrenton, Georgia on May 4, 1938, to the late Henry Thomas Marshall and the late Annie Mae Bradshaw Marshall. Her mother joined the House of Prayer in 1927 in Daddy Grace’s time in which she received the Holy...

Karen Ann Ellis

April 6, 2019

Karen Ann “Kay-Kay” Ellis was born May 28, 1961, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She succumbed to multiple sclerosis on April 1, 2019, in Hephzibah, Georgia, at the age of fifty-seven. Karen received her undergraduate degree in Journalism at Te...

Corrie Earline Adams Scurry

April 5, 2019

Mrs. Corrie Earline Adams Scurry, “Honey”, was born November 3, 1933, in Edgefield County and was the loving daughter of the late Deacon Johnnie and Minnie Adams. Nine siblings preceded her in death, Leather Adams, Minnie Bell Adams, Charlie (Mar...

Ruthie Priester

April 4, 2019

Celebrating the life and legacy of an abiding faith in God, Sister Ruthie L. Priester was a true beacon of light that will forever shine brightly. Friday, March 29, 2019, God tapped her shoulder and said your earthly duties are complete; with dignit...

Alex McCain

April 3, 2019

Alex McCain was born in Rockingham, North Carolina to Alex and Ester McCain on July 18, 1932. He attended schools in Rockingham, North Carolina. After graduating high school, he entered into the United States Army where he served faithfully until ...

Oscar T. Finley, Sr.

April 2, 2019

Mr. Oscar Tony Finley, Sr. entered into eternal rest on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia. The son of the late Oscar Finley and the late Shirley Wright Dukes, he was born on July 7, 1971. Tony accep...

Charles Edward Houston

March 30, 2019

Do not grieve, for the joy of the Lord is your strength. - Nehemiah 8:10 Charles Edward “Bumble Bee” Houston was born on July 3, 1964, and entered into rest on Sunday, March 24, 2019, at the age of fifty-four. He was the son of the late Willie...

Felice Latonya Stone

March 30, 2019

Felice Latonya Stone entered into rest on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, peacefully at her home. She was born on November 12, 1969, to Felice Reddix Stone and to the late Eddie Frank Stone. At an early age “Tonya” accepted Jesus Christ as her person...

Theodore Wright

March 30, 2019

Brother Theodore Wright sixty-seven, of Valley Stream, New York departed his life on March 26, 2019. He was born on March 28, 1951, to Mr. Charles Myles, Sr. and the late Geneva Wright. Theodore was the oldest of seventeen siblings. He attended Palme...

Carolyn Wells

March 30, 2019

Ms. Carolyn Wells was born November 1, 1949, to the late Minister Rossie Lee Lawerence and Elasby Wells. She was raised in Pompano Beach, Florida and attended the public schools of Boward County. Carolyn Wells spent the beginning of her life in Bo...

Willie Lizzie Jeburk

March 30, 2019

Mrs. Willie Lizzie Jeburk entered into rest on March 21, 2019, at Doctors Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. Lizzie was born in Danburg, Georgia on April 6, 1947, to Bennie and Emmie Lewis. She was a member of Saint John Baptist Church. She retired from S...

Essie Hardwick

March 30, 2019

On March 24, 2019, God called our loved one home. Mrs. Essie Mae Hardwick was born on November 11, 1939, to the late Janie Bell Hudson and Roosevelt Thomas. She joined Flat Rock Baptist Church at an early age. She graduated from Lucy Laney High Sc...

Harriedell Devine Lewis

March 30, 2019

Sunset and evening star, and one clear call for me! And may there be no moaning of the bar, when I put out to sea. Reverend Harriedell Devine Lewis was born on February 18, 1929, to the late Frank and Ida Butler Devine. She set out to sea on March...

Henry Stringer, Jr.

March 29, 2019

Mr. Henry “Bo” Stringer, Jr. was born on December 21, 1936, in Edgefield County to the late Henry and Lettie Mance Stringer. He departed this life on Saturday, March 23, 2019. He married his childhood sweetheart, Mary Lou Curry “Cutie” Str...

John Eley

March 29, 2019

Mr. John Eley, eighty-three, entered into rest on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at Amara Healthcare. John Eley was born August 17, 1937, in Blythe, Georgia to his mother, Hattie Eley and father, Lenzee Eley. His interests included playing bingo, s...

Mrs. Willie Eva Thomas-McGruder

March 29, 2019

Crossing Over Oh, please don’t feel guilty It was just my time to go. I see you are still feeling sad, And the tears just seem to flow. We all come to earth for our lifetime, And for some it’s not many years I don’t want you to keep cr...

Annie Burgess

March 28, 2019

Annie E. Hester Burgess was born on January 6, 1936, to Shoat B. Hester and Lula White Hester. She departed this life peacefully on March 21, 2019. “Annie Lizzie”, as she was affectionately called, was the youngest of four siblings, and the on...

Willie Bigham

March 28, 2019

Willie Lawrence Bigham’s journey began April 10, 1958, when he was born in Augusta, Georgia, to Willie James (deceased) and Ruby Lee Bigham. The assurance of his salvation was confirmed by his confession and belief (Romans l0:9). As a young boy,...

Darian Warri "Boss Hogg" Thomas

March 27, 2019

Darian Warri "Boss Hogg" Thomas, was born September 9, 1979, in Augusta, Georgia to Carolyn Thomas Daggett and Michael Jerome Mathis who preceded him in death. He was educated in the Richmond County School System. Darian's passions were his family; ...

Corine Warren

March 26, 2019

Mrs. Corine “Cokie” Warren made the peaceful transition from this life into the presence of God on March 17, 2019. Born on March 2, 1923, in Woodbury Georgia to the late Blassie and Emmitt J. Willis, Mrs. Warren was an only child. After comple...

Corine Beard Williams

March 25, 2019

Ms. Corine Beard Williams was born on May 29, 1944, in Columbia County, Georgia to the late James Beard and Roxie Mae Hall Woodard. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Preceding her in death was a son, Lee Beard.........

Barbara Walker

March 23, 2019

Barbara Jean Walker was the daughter of the late Carrie Bell Walker and James Matthew. She was the youngest of twelve; seven of her siblings preceded her in death. Barbara was born on September 25, 1956, in Augusta, Georgia.....Click here to view ...

Shirley Ann Barker

March 23, 2019

Sister Shirley Ann Barker was born October 26, 1945, to James Julian Barker, Sr. and Mary Elizabeth Barker in Augusta, Georgia. She entered into eternal rest on March 15, 2019. She accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized and joined Good S...

Ruben Edward Johnson, Jr.

March 16, 2019

Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid. - John 14:27 (ESV) Ruben Edward Johnson, Jr. was born on June 7, 1985, to Carol Bush Santos and the...

Karen Evette Wyche

March 15, 2019

Karen Evette Wyche, Augusta, Georgia, entered into rest March 9, 2019 at Doctors Hospital. Ms. Wyche was a high school graduate of T.W. Josey High School.......Click here to View Obituary...........

Gertrude O'Neal Walker

March 15, 2019

The Obituary Mrs. Gertrude O’Neal Walker, affectionately known as “Mother Walker”, was born on March 17, 1933, in Waynesboro, Georgia. Mother Walker was the youngest female of nineteen siblings from the union of Luke O’Neal and Daisy Bonep...

Mary Leona Hampton

March 15, 2019

Mary Leona Lyles Hampton, daughter of the late Charles and Olivia Lyles, was born on August 24, 1940, Augusta, Georgia. A Time to Die Mary departed this life on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 5:38 P.M. A Time to Get Mary completed her element...

Shannon Nuvet Murray McCray

March 15, 2019

Born May 23, 1970, Shannon Nuvet Murray McCray was called home to be with the Lord on Friday, March 8, 2019. She was born in New York City, New York to Henry Lee Murray and Mamie Greene Murray, of Augusta, Georgia. Shannon was the youngest of two ...

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William Buster Gilliam

March 14, 2019

William Buster Gilliam was born in Edgefield, South Carolina on June 9, 1933, to the late Buster and Sadie Ryans Gilliam. He was very fond of his stepfather, Joe Padgett; spoke of him often and said that he taught him how to be a man. On Saturday eve...

Reverend Robert Bejamin Glasker, Sr.

March 14, 2019

“A man of many strengths, dependable, patient and virtuous. A man of few words but thunderous in actions. A loving man to family, who showed compassion for those known and unknown to him - did his all to help in time of need. A man of God, had a th...

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Eddie Robertson

March 11, 2019

Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Eddie Robertson was born May 3, 1937, the second son of Revert and Angeline Robertson in Boligee, Alabama. They, along with his brother Joseph, preceded him in death. He attended Westfield High School in Alabama. Eddie...

Henry Butler

March 9, 2019

On Monday, March 4, 2019, Mr. Henry Butler departed this life at his residence. Henry was born February 24, 1945, in Aiken County, South Carolina to the late Mr. Charlie Butler, Sr. and Mrs. Emma Lee O’Conner Butler. Henry attended school in ...

Pearl Ruth Harden

March 9, 2019

On Saturday, March 2, 2019, God called Pearl Ruth Harden to eternal rest. Pearl was born July 31, 1957, to Marie and Judson Harden, Sr. Pearl was a softball star. She loved cooking and dancing. She was employed at Keller’s in Waynesboro, as well...

Irene Beasley

March 7, 2019

Ms. Irene “Big Mama” Beasley entered into peace on Wednesday, February 27, 2019. She was born on May 4, 1932, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Willie Mae “Lady” Smith and Lewis “Poppy” Brown. She was the eldest of three sisters. Big Mam...

Michael Trotty

March 7, 2019

Mr. Michael Trotty, son of Alexander and Elizabeth Trotty, was born on August 8, 1945, in McBean, Georgia. Mr. Michael Trotty was a resident of Hephzibah, Georgia. He attended Lucy Craft Laney High School. Mr. Michael Trotty was married to Delo...

Mrs. Helen Ruth Armand

March 6, 2019

Helen Ruth Armand entered into rest on February 22, 2019, at the Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia. Helen Ruth Armand was born in Louisville, Mississippi on July 13, 1946, to Virgil and Sophie Lewis. Helen was affiliated with M...

Susie Ann Simmons

March 4, 2019

SUSIE ANN SIMMONS, daughter of the late Albert Dobey and Maggie Simmons Dobey, was born February 9, 1948. The roll was called on Wednesday morning, February 27, 2019, when Susie went home to rest.   Susie accepted the Lord as her Savior at...

Gregory Lee "Boweba Blackwell

March 4, 2019

"I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. My help cometh from the LORD, which made heaven and earth." Gregory Lee Blackwell, sixty-three, was born July 26, 1955 in Augusta, Georgia to the late James Davis and Minnie Bla...

Tia McAllister

March 4, 2019

Tia McAllister was born March 1, 1982, in Augusta, Georgia. She attended schools in Richmond County in Augusta, Georgia. She was a homemaker. Tia was a loving mother, daughter, sister and friend; no one was a stranger. She had a heart as sweet as gol...

Elizabeth Mincey

March 1, 2019

Mrs. Elizabeth Mincey departed this life on Sunday, February 24, 2019. She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on April 5, 1959, to the late Calvin Morgan and Pearline Jackson. Elizabeth was raised in Newark, New Jersey. She attended Peshine Av...

Totsie Lewis Walker

February 28, 2019

Mrs. Totsie Lewis Walker was born on December 15, 1916, in Burke County, Georgia. She was the daughter of the late Callie Lewis and Aaron Davis. She was born and reared in a Christian home, thus at an early life she accepted Christ. She was a fait...

Mamie Lee Neely

February 24, 2019

Mrs. Mamie Lee Neely was born April 14, 1946, in Wrens, Georgia to the late Mr. and Mrs. James and Louise Neely. At an early age, she was baptized at Little Thompson Spring Hill A.M.E. Church. She attended Price Elementary School and Jefferson ...

Mary Smith Reid

February 23, 2019

“He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust.” - Psalm 91:1-2 On Sunday, February 17, 2019, Mary Reid,...

Sylvester Hall

February 23, 2019

Mr. Sylvester Hall was born July 20, 1961, and returned to heaven on February 11, 2019. He was a family oriented man, and adored his family. Sylvester found Christ at a very early age which led him to live a spiritual life people admired and respe...

Raven Elextra Glanton

February 23, 2019

Raven Elextra Glanton was called to rest on Sunday, February 17, 2019. She was born August 1, 1993, in Augusta, Georgia to parents, Barbara Glanton-Collier and Dana Leaverette. At an early age, she gave her life to Christ at Science Hill Baptist Chur...

Edna P. Bush

February 23, 2019

Mrs. Edna P. Bush Mrs. Edna Phoenix Bush, at one hundred and eight years old, entered peacefully into rest on Saturday, February 16, 2019, at the home of her son with the family surrounding. She was a native of Blackville, South Carolina. Mrs. Bus...

Reverend J.L. Stokes

February 23, 2019

Reverend J.L. Stokes entered into rest on February 13, 2019, at his residence in Hephzibah, Georgia. Reverend Stokes was born in Abbeville, Georgia on April 27, 1936, to the late Calvin Arthur Stokes and Georgia Reid Stokes. Reverend Stokes gradua...

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Dr. Clarence Willaims Joyner, Jr.

February 23, 2019

Dr. Clarence William Joyner, Jr was born on October 28, 1947, in Georgetown, South Carolina to the late Reverend Clarence and Ruth Joyner, Sr. He departed this life to be with God on Sunday, February 17, 2019. He was the only son and brother of his f...

Betty L. Jones

February 19, 2019

Betty Lightfoot Jones of Augusta, Georgia was born June 22, 1946, in Augusta, Georgia and entered into eternal peace on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She was the loving daughter of Elijah and Rosa Lightfoot, Sr. At a...

Gloria Leada Turman

February 19, 2019

Mrs. Gloria Leada Turman was born April 10, 1931, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Deacon Lewie P. Thomas, Sr. and Mrs. Geraldine Thomas. She was the middle of three children, Lewie P. Thomas, Jr., and Mattie Lue Crawford, who both preceded her in dea...

Quentin Jerome West

February 19, 2019

GOD in his infinite wisdom summoned the soul, and departed this earthly life and entered into eternal peace was Quentin Jerome West on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. Quentin was born July 24, 1971, to Charlie James Collins and Sharral Lynn West. ...

Bernard Newton

February 18, 2019

Once upon a time in the metropolis of Charlotte, NC, a twinkling light was born on August 9, 1978. He filled the house with joy to his parents, Herbert & Vivian Newton. In 1981 at the age of 3, Bernard along with his family relocated to Aug...

Jeannette Mosley Gantt

February 16, 2019

Sister Jeannette Mosley Gantt For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain. If I am to go on living in the body, this will mean fruitful labor for me. Yet what shall I choose? I do not know! I am torn between the two: I desire to depart and be ...

Barbara Jean Tarver-Williams

February 16, 2019

Mrs. Barbara Jean Tarver-Williams was born in Miami, Florida to Mr. Robert L. Tarver Sr. and Ms. Ruby Mae Lott-Tarver. She entered into rest on February 3, 2019, at Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia. She was a member of Macedon...

David Harper, Jr.

February 16, 2019

A Time to be Born David Harper, Jr. was born on April 26, 1956, in Augusta, Georgia to the late David Harper and Alberta Gray Harper. A Time for Every Purpose David was affectionately known as “Bubba” to his family and friends. He was born i...

Mildred Jones McKie

February 16, 2019

Mildred Jones McKie entered into rest on February 10, 2019, at Unversity Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. She was born in Augusta, Georgia on September 2, 1938, to Mr. Eddie Walter Jones, Sr. and Mrs. Lessie Mosley Jones. Mildred accepted Christ as h...

Earlie Clark, III

February 14, 2019

Mr. Earlie Clark, III was born on December 8, 1961, to the late Earlie Clark, Jr. and the late Audrey Clark. He was his mother’s only son. “Peter”, as he was affectionately called by his family and friends, lived in Augusta, Georgia for a sh...

Ronald Makerson

February 11, 2019

Ronald w. Makerson was born June 10, 1957, to the late Richard and Georgia Mae Makerson in Richmond County. He departed this life on February 2, 2019, at Pruitt Nursing Home. He attended Richmond County Public Schools. At an early age, he joined G...

Salome Tutt Hankinson

February 9, 2019

God thundereth marvellously with his voice; great things doeth he, which we cannot comprehend. - Job 37:5 The Voice of God is like no other. With His mighty voice, He created the heavens, the earth, and the fullness thereof. His sheep know their ...

Glynn Crenshaw

February 9, 2019

Glynn Crenshaw was born May 6, 1956, to Willie and Gertrude Crenshaw of Wetumpka, Alabama. He was the husband of Judith Davis-Crenshaw formerly of Wilson, North Carolina. Glynn confessed Christ at an early age and attended Sunday School regularly ...

Harold Estes Cook

February 7, 2019

Obituary Harold Estes Cook was born on January 16, 1938, in Augusta Georgia to the late Otis Estes Cook and Elease Cook. Harold transitioned peacefully on January 31, 2019, at the age of eighty-one in Augusta, Georgia. Harold Cook will always be ...

Georgia Clark

February 1, 2019

We pause today to reflect and celebrate the life of the one we loved so dearly, Mother Georgia L. Clark who made the transition from labor to reward on Friday, January 25, 2019. She obediently answered "Yes" when the Almighty called her name to come ...

Jannie Rebecca Bellinger-Hawes

January 31, 2019

"Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: He that believes in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live: And whosoever live and believe in me shall never die." John 11:25-26 Mrs. Jannie Rebecca "Beck" Hawes was born on June 29, ...

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Carlos E. Jones

January 31, 2019

On January 24, 2019, SGM (Retired) Carlos Ernesto Jones, a man of few words, went home to be with the Lord. Carlos was born Sunday, October 15, 1939, in Republica de Panama to the late Alman J. and Viola J. Jones. In 1958, he graduated from Rai...

Pamela Renee Blocker Brown

January 30, 2019

9, 1965, in Key West, Florida to James E. Blocker and Rebecca T. Blocker. Pamela peacefully departed this life at her home on Wednesday, January 23, 2019. Pamela accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior at the age of eleven years old at Second...

Jacqueline Morgan Lavette

January 28, 2019

On Wednesday, January 23, 2019, Jacqueline Morgan-Lavette “Jackie” peacefully transitioned to be with the Lord. Jackie was born November 19, 1954, to the late Mildred Morgan and Robert Lee “Jack” Knight, in Cartersville, Georgia. Jackie wa...

Daniel Willis Hatney

January 28, 2019

A TIME TO BE BORN Mr. Daniel Willis Hatney, the son of Willie E. Hatney, Sr. and Gracie Lee Washington was born September 11, 1945, in Myers Mill, South Carolina. A TIME TO LIVE Mr. Daniel Willis Hatney was a resident of Augusta, Georgia. He joi...

Johnnie Edward Butler

January 27, 2019

Mr. Johnnie Edward Butler, of Astoria, New York, entered into rest, Thursday morning at 11:02 A.M., January 17, 2019. He was born March 11, 1930, in Appling, Georgia. He was the second of five children born to the late Ruben “Bud” and Nellie Pear...

Henrietta M. Burston

January 26, 2019

In the early hours of January 21, 2019, our dearly beloved Mrs. Henrietta Mahone Burston, more affectionally known as and called “Grand Bee”, received her Godly summons that her earthly works was completed and entered into rest. Many people look ...

Kay Frances Webb Willis

January 26, 2019

KAY FRANCES WEBB WILLIS of Hephzibah, Georgia, gained her wings surrounded by her family on January 17, 2019. Kay was born on May 21, 1945, to the late Calvin and Rebecca Webb (Gordon) in Mobile, Alabama. She was a sibling to five brothers and two si...

Mary Edwards Briscoe

January 26, 2019

Sister Briscoe obeyed the Gospel of Christ at D’Antignac Street Church of Christ where she was baptized by Brother Richard Williams and where Brother Roland Cumbee is the present minister. In 2016, Sister Briscoe transferred her membership to Grace...

Beatrice Holiday

January 26, 2019

On January 17, 2019, at 4:10 p.m., Beatrice Williams Holiday quietly and peacefully ascended into the Heavens to return to her Father. She was born in Richmond County to Aaron Williams, Sr. and Marie Holmes. She was educated in the Richmond County Sc...

Roqriquez Dion Britt

January 26, 2019

Rodriquez Dion Britt was born on January 12, 1975, in Augusta, Georgia to Dianna L. Britt. He was a member of Beulah Grove Baptist Church where he was baptized at an early age and was a member of the Royal Ambassadors. He was a 1993 graduate of...

Helen Roland

January 26, 2019

Mrs. Helen J. Roland entered into rest on January 11, 2019, at her residence on Twigg Circle in Augusta, Georgia. Ms. Helen Jones Roland was born in Blythe, Georgia on September 11, 1926, to the late Abbie and Lula Holley Jones. She was married to...

Luella Wright Jackson

January 26, 2019

Luella Wright Jackson was born in Hephzibah, Georgia to Venter and Daisy Wright. She was a spiritual woman and a devoted mother and grandmother. She was a dedicated member of Springhill Missionary Baptist Church, Hephzibah, Georgia. She was pre...

Robert L. Keith

January 25, 2019

Robert Livingston Keith, seventy-one, of Columbia, South Carolina, passed away January 18, 2019, at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center. He was born February 10, 1947, in Augusta, Georgia, the son of Johnny and Viola Keith. He was the oldest of sev...

Frances Anthony

January 22, 2019

John 14:27 – “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.” (ESV) FRANCES ANTHONY (aka Francine) was born on December 24, 1952, to the l...

Majorie L. Metz

January 19, 2019

Mrs. Marjorie L. Metz, affectionally called “Madge”, was born in Trelawney, Jamaica on June 10, 1946, to the late Henry George Nathaniel Gobern and Eulalee Mae Curtis. She attended Falmouth (all age) School and Westwood Boarding School. After ...

Rubertha Samuels Dixon

January 19, 2019

Rubertha Samuels Dixon was born March 22, 1932, in North Augusta, South Carolina to the late Walter and Sara Samuels. Rubertha attended Immaculate Conception Catholic School and A.R. Johnson Magnet School. She attended Mount Vernon Baptist Church ...

Christine Elaine Gibbs

January 19, 2019

Ms. CHRISTINE ELAINE GIBBS, affectionately known as “TINA”, was born June 29, 1964, to Barbara Ann Gibbs Holton and Willie T. Dickerson, Jr. She departed this life on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at the young age of fifty-four. Education and Em...

Ida Mae Tookes

January 17, 2019

Ida Mae Tookes, daughter of the late A.C. and Ida Pearl Tookes, was born August 16, 1943, in Oglethorpe, Georgia. On Friday evening, January 11, 2019, Ida was welcomed home by our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. As an infant, her family moved to Harlem...

Vera Mae Bradley

January 12, 2019

Mrs. Vera Bradley was born to Mr. Flem Ramesy and Janie P. Walker on February 16, 1952, in Augusta, Georgia. She departed this life on January 5, 2019, at Select Specialty Hospital. Vera was a member of Livingworth Fellowship Church. She attended ...

Janay Malaysia Brown

January 12, 2019

Janay Malaysia Brown . . . was born May 30, 2016, to Ms. Sedell Brown. She was very special in her own way. Some would say that she had the strength of ten men, as she fought for her place on this earth from the day she was born, to the day she en...

Rose Lily Chamberlain

January 12, 2019

Rose Lily Nathaniel Chamberlain entered into eternal rest on Monday, January 7, 2019, in Augusta, Georgia. She was dedicated to her family, friends, church and profession. A native of Edgefield County, South Carolina, Rose Chamberlain was the elev...

Elizabeth Barnes Zimmerman-Walker

January 12, 2019

On the peaceful evening of Sunday, December 30, 2018, God sent his angels to bring Elizabeth to her heavenly home. Isaiah 65:17, was whispered in her ear, “Behold, I will create new heavens and a new earth. The former things will not be remembered,...

Charlie Jones

January 11, 2019

Sergeant First Class Charlie Jones, Jr. (Retired), seventy-five, entered into rest at his home on Sunday, January 6, 2019. He was born March 16, 1943, in Gadsden, South Carolina to the late Charlie Jones, Sr. and Millie Phillips Jones. At the age ...

Fred Douglas Teasley, Jr.

January 10, 2019

Mr. Fred Douglas Teasley, Jr., son of the late Mr. Fred Douglas Teasley, Sr. and the late Eloise Teasley, was born July 6, 1957, in Augusta, Georgia. He peacefully entered into rest on January 3, 2019, at Windermere Rehabilitation Center, Augusta, Ge...

Eunice S Williams

January 7, 2019

Mrs. Shirley Mae Ward was born on February 26, 1949, in Augusta, Georgia. She was the daughter of Mr. Isaac and Rozena Abraham, both deceased. She was employed as a cook, something she loved to do, by the Ramada Inn Hotel and Country Buffet in Aug...

Shirley Mae Ward

January 7, 2019

Mrs. Shirley Mae Ward was born on February 26, 1949, in Augusta, Georgia. She was the daughter of Mr. Isaac and Rozena Abraham, both deceased. She was employed as a cook, something she loved to do, by the Ramada Inn Hotel and Country Buffet in Aug...

Annie Mae Mackie Nickerson

January 5, 2019

Annie Mae Mackie Nickerson was born in Augusta, Georgia, on October 27, 1926, to the late Deacon Henry and Minnie Hardy Mackie. She peacefully entered into rest at the age of 92 on Saturday, December 29, 2018, at the residence of her daughter Veleta...

Coles Roman Polk

January 4, 2019

Coles Roman Polk, son of the late Minus J. Polk, Sr., and Beulah Irving Polk, was born on June 25, 1925, in Gracewood, Georgia. He was the oldest of two children. Coles attended Floyd Graham Elementary School in Hephzibah, Georgia, as a child. ...

Jimmy Carter

January 4, 2019

Mr. Jimmy L. Carter transitioned on December 30, 2018, at PruittHealth Care Nursing Home. Mr. Carter was a resident of Richmond County. He attended school in Augusta, Georgia. He was employed with University Linen service until his health began to...

Gregory J Brooks

December 28, 2018

Mr. Gregory J. Brooks was born on August 8, 1954, in Augusta, Georgia, to the late Mr. Rayford Doris Brooks. He entered into rest on Thursday, December 19, 2019. He was a 1972 graduate from the Historic Lucy C. Laney Comprehensive High School and a f...

Loran M. Gray

December 20, 2018

MR. LORAN M. GRAY entered into rest on Thursday, December 13, 2018, peacefully at his home after a journey of eighty-nine years on this earth. He was born on November 22, 1929, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Jesse and Jeanie Gray. Along with his sib...

Annie B. Robinson

December 13, 2018

Annie Louise Bell Robinson of Augusta, Georgia, was born October 17, 1943, in Barnwell County, South Carolina and entered eternal peace on Saturday, December 8, 2018. She was the loving daughter of the late Willie and Flaura Bell. At the age of 12...

Connie Bugg-Burton

December 11, 2018

Connie Buggs-Burton was born on July 25, 1964, to the late George Buggs Sr. and Roberta Buggs of Edgefield, South Carolina. Connie was educated in Edgefield County School System where she graduated from Strom Thurmond High School in 1981. She then...

Anthony Rouse

December 8, 2018

Mr. Anthony Rouse was born August 26, 1969, to Annie Laura Gibbs Rouse and the late Johnny James Rouse in Edgefield, South Carolina. At an early age, he joined Republican Grove Baptist Church. Anthony graduated from Strom Thurmond High School i...

John H. Taylor, Jr.

December 3, 2018

Henry Taylor, the son of Mrs. Effie Taylor and the late Reverend John Henry Taylor, Sr., was called home to his eternal resting place on November 27, 2018. Born February 15, 1954, he was baptized at an early age at Young Macedonia Church, North Au...

Deacon Daniel K. Blocker

December 1, 2018

Deacon Daniel Kenneth Blocker was born on May 21, 1958, in Edgefield, South Carolina. He was called home by the GOD he served on November 21, 2018. Deacon Blocker was the son of Ola M. Blocker and the late Daniel Butler. Deacon Blocker was educate...

James Briscoe, III

November 30, 2018

James Briscoe, III, known as “Jimmy” by family and friends, was born on November 22, 1949, in Augusta, Georgia. Jimmy entered into rest on Monday, November 26, 2018. He was born to the late James Briscoe, II and Rosa M. Briscoe. Jimmy was precede...

Leon Harris, Sr.

November 27, 2018

Leon Harris was born, November 16, 1953, in Evans, Georgia to the late Mrs. Willie Lee Harris and Jacob Harris, Sr. Leon was a great man and hard worker who dedicated many years to Castleberry Food Company, where he retired from. He married the la...

Rosa Lee Sapp-Johnson

November 24, 2018

Rosa Lee Sapp-Johnson was born as a twin to Mamie L. Carter on June 4, 1939, in Pensacola, Florida. Rosa attended Washington High School in Pensacola, Florida. Rosa accepted Jesus Christ at an early age. She loved the Lord and became a faithful membe...

Juanita W. Stallings

November 19, 2018

Juanita W. Stallings was born on March 17, 1935, in Lincolnton County, Georgia to the late John and Rosa Williams. She departed this life on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. In 1992, she retired after thirty-two years of service at University Hospita...

Dorothy Louise Blakes Johnson

November 18, 2018

Dorothy Louise Blakes Johnson fell asleep in death peacefully on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, surrounded by family. Dottie, “Dot!” as her husband called her, was a dearly loved wife, mother, and servant of Jehovah. Her life began in Sussex Co...

Andres Williams

November 16, 2018

Andres “Rambo Cool” Williams was born on May 11, 1999, to Lee Roger Williams and Sherri Dukes. He attended the Richmond County School System, receiving his formal education at Glenn Hills High School. He worked as a welder at Textron, Inc. and...

Ellen W. Clark

November 10, 2018

Nana… what can we say about you? After all, we’ve only known you for a short portion of your long life. We knew you as a woman of great integrity, one who survived the tribulations of being a black woman in the 1930s. You pushed onward, carrying ...

Lizzie L Dunn

November 3, 2018

Mrs. Lizzie “Liz” Mae Burt Dunn was born on September 9, 1940, to the late Willie Burt Sr. and the late Queenie Allen Burt. At an early age, she received Jesus as her Lord and Savior and was baptized at Fountain Grove Baptist Church in Harlem, Ge...

Deacon Charles Sams, III

November 3, 2018

Deacon Charlie Sams, III was born May 17, 1944, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Charlie Sams, Jr. and Rutha Mae Sams. He peacefully transitioned to his eternal resting place on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. He was also preceded in death by his brother...

Marguerite T. Davis

October 30, 2018

Early on the morning of February 17, 1925, Marguerite Tutt Davis officially enrolled in the school of life. The eldest of five children born to the late Mr. Judson and Frances G. Tutt, Marguerite was affectionately called “Marg” by her family and...

John H Johnson, Jr.

October 26, 2018

John Henry “Johnny” Johnson, Jr., was born on August 16, 1953 to Alberta Dunn Johnson and the late John Henry Johnson, Sr., in Augusta, Georgia. Johnny was baptized at an early age and was an active member of Cumming Grove Baptist Church. John...

Arthur L. Griffin

October 25, 2018

Following an extended illness, Arthur Lee Griffin, faithful Christian, dedicated father, entrepreneur and community servant, entered into eternal rest on October 21, 2018. Arthur was born to the late Willie Lee and Mary Lou (Abney) Griffin on Septemb...

Mildred McDaniel

October 20, 2018

Mildred Marie Thomas McDaniel, daughter of the late Eugene and Marie Thomas, was born November 2, 1939, in Munnerlyn, Georgia. She transitioned to the loving hands of God on October 14, 2018, after struggling with a long illness. Mildred attended ...

Deacon Herman L. Curtis

October 17, 2018

On, September 10, 1938, Mr. Herman Lee Curtis was born to the late Amanda Stapleton and Roy Curtis in Wrens, Georgia. He was a Deacon at Everfaithful Missionary Baptist Church, where he professed Christ as his personal Savior. Herman graduated from ...

Ruthye Dixon Kendrick

October 16, 2018

Mrs. Ruthye Dixon Kendrick entered into eternal peace on Wednesday, October 10, 2018. She was born in Sparta (Hancock County), Georgia on October 11, 1933, to the late Dr. James Henry Dixon, M.D., and Hattie Bryant Dixon. Ruthye received her eleme...

Demestrist P. Bolton

October 13, 2018

Ms. Demestrist P. Bolton was born October 13, 1949, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Theodore Phinizy and Aleane Andrews-Phinizy. She was the oldest of seven brothers and sisters. She was a graduate of Lucy C. Laney High School Class of 1967.  Demes...

Patricia A Simmons

October 12, 2018

Patricia Ann Williams Simmons, 61, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 2, 2018. She was born March 20, 1957, to the late Robert Williams and Katherine Anderson Williams. She was preceded in death by three sisters, Carmen Williams, Alfreda I....

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Randall C. Williams

October 11, 2018

Life Reflections The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.He makes me to lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside the still waters.He restores my soul; He leads me in the paths of righteousness For His name’s sake.Yea, though I walk through...

Richard D Parker

October 11, 2018

Richard Daniel Parker was born June 12, 1953, in Richmond County, Georgia to the late Mr. Thomas Parker and Mrs. Zola Mae Tanzymore Parker. At an early age, he joined Thankful Baptist Church in Blythe, Georgia. He was employed at Castleberry's F...

Barbara Brooks

October 6, 2018

On Sunday, September 30, 2018, Barbara Ann Key Brooks received her wings. Her greatest joys in life were her children, gardening, cooking, and helping anyone who needed her. Barbara was the eldest child of nine born to Mr. Harrison Key, Sr. and Mr...

Venisha A. Brown

October 5, 2018

Venisha A. Brown, daughter of the late Godfather of Soul, James Joseph Brown, Jr. and the late Motown Artist, Yvonne Fair (formerly of the Chantels), was born in Jamaica, New York on January 22, 1965. She transitioned from labor to reward on Wednesda...

Willie W Bell

September 29, 2018

Mr. Willie Wymon Bell was born in Warrenton, Georgia on November 13, 1941, to the late Annierea and Willie Bell. He attended Warren County Schools and graduated. He joined New Salem Baptist Church under the pastorate of Reverend Strong. He worked ...

Danny Jordan

September 29, 2018

Danny Jordan was born August 21, 1961, in Augusta, Georgia to Alvin Jordan, Sr. and Alice Jordan. He was the seventh of eight children born to this union. Danny was educated in the Richmond County Public School System. He graduated from Ursula Col...

Claude Broadwater

September 29, 2018

The trumpet sounded and on Monday, September 24, 2018, after a brief illness at University Hospital, our beloved Claude Broadwater, finished his task, answered the call, and left behind a legacy of love. Claude Broadwater was born on August 20, 1944,...

Elnora W. Davis

September 29, 2018

Mrs. Elnora Williams Davis was born on July 31, 1928, to the late Albert and Jessie Williams of Jefferson County. She departed this life on September 22, 2018, at her home on Silverdale Road. Elnora was baptized at a very young age at Pine Hill Ba...

Michael A. Butts

September 29, 2018

Mr. Ellis Arnold Bloomfield, Jr. was born on Sunday, January 15, 1967, to Dorothy Jones and Willie Jones in Richmond County, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Katherine Murray, and mother-in-law, Sarah E. McQueen. Ellis attende...

Ellis A. Bloomfield, Jr.

September 29, 2018

Mr. Ellis Arnold Bloomfield, Jr. was born on Sunday, January 15, 1967, to Dorothy Jones and Willie Jones in Richmond County, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Katherine Murray, and mother-in-law, Sarah E. McQueen. Ellis attende...

Doris A. Howard

September 23, 2018

Doris A. Howard was preceded in death by: parents, John Henry Bland, Jr. and Bertha Bland; sister, Barbara Lewis; brother, John Henry Bland, III. She leaves to cherish her memories:....Obituary......

Ronald M Neil, II

September 22, 2018

Mr. Ronald McKiever Neil II, was born in the year of our Lord 1947, to the late Mr. Arthur H. and Margaret Neil (Brown) in Marion, South Carolina. He was the second of three children. He was known as “Ron”, but affectionately known by friends and...

Gracie F. Rolax

September 22, 2018

Gracie Feaster Rolax was born with love to the late Eula Jones Feaster and Henry Feaster in Manchester, Connecticut on November 23, 1966. She met the love of her life, Charles Rolax in 1988, and their family blossomed after their marriage in April...

Larry A. Fuller

September 22, 2018

Larry Andrew Fuller was born to Andrew Fuller and Parthenia Ward Fuller on October 2, 1949, in Washington, DC. Larry attended a number of public schools and graduated from Eastern High School in the DC area. He attended Federal City where he played c...

Betty A. Daise

September 21, 2018

Betty Ann (Mims) Daise, was born in Edgefield, South Carolina on December 17, 1949, to Hastings Collier and the late Willie Mae (Mims) Simpkins. Ms. Daise departed this life on September 16, 2018, in North Augusta, South Carolina. Ms. Daise was prece...

Frances A. Jenkins

September 21, 2018

Frances Anita Jenkins, 63, of Augusta, Georgia, entered into rest Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at Palmetto Health Richland Hospital, Columbia, South Carolina. She was born in Augusta, Georgia, to the late Lena Mae Best-Shields and William Taft Dixo...

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Howard A Jones, I

September 17, 2018

Howard Alexander Jones, I, was born on October 6, 1963, in Augusta, GA to the late Louise Briscoe and Allison Jones, Jr. Howard attended the Richmond County School System where he was a proud graduate of Lucy C. Laney High School, Class of ‘82. He ...

Maurice N. Thomas

September 14, 2018

MAURICE NORRIS “Toe Joe” Thomas, was born August 18, 1957, to the late John Moss and Lizzy Barnes. On Saturday night, September 9, 2018, the call was made, the gates were opened, and he entered into his eternal home....Obituary......

Louise W Thurmond

September 11, 2018

Louise White Thurmond was born on June 6, 1928, in McDuffie County to the late Elouise Hart White. She later moved to New York, New York where she lived for over thirty years. In the early 80’s, Louise moved to Augusta, Georgia where she was emp...

Ester M Williams-Thompson

September 10, 2018

Mrs. Ester M. Thompson, 65, was born June 18, 1953, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Luke and Esterean D. Williams. At an early age, she accepted Christ and was baptized at Friendship Baptist Church in South Carolina. In her later years, she joined...

Dorothy B Thomas

September 8, 2018

Mrs. Dorothy Butler Thomas was born on March 21, 1931, in Augusta, Georgia to the late James and Fannie Butler. The Lord opened the gates of heaven and welcomed Dorothy on September 5, 2018. Dorothy was educated in the Richmond County School Syste...

Brenda Rouse

September 8, 2018

BRENDA ROUSE, the daughter of Mack Rouse, Sr. and the late Ovedia Thomas Rouse, was born on March 15, 1966, in Edgefield, South Carolina. She received her education in the Edgefield County Public Schools. She was a member of Republican Grove Bapti...

Pastor Maggie L Williams Jones

September 8, 2018

Mrs. Maggie Lee Williams Jones was born on October 29, 1929, in Augusta, Georgia to parents, Mattie Holman and Robert Williams. She accepted the Lord Jesus Christ into her heart at a young age and began pastoring in her early twenties. She was the...

Annie P Philpot Fulcher

September 8, 2018

Mrs. Annie Pearl Philpot Fulcher was born on June 18, 1960. She departed this life on August 25, 2018. She confessed Jesus Christ as her Lord and Saviour. She attended The Academy of Richmond County High School. She competed in Amara’s Annual Fa...

Eartha P. Johnson

September 4, 2018

Eartha Lee Porter was born in Charleston County, South Carolina to Nancy Porter Shack on October 28, 1936. Eartha joined the St. John Baptist Church at an early age. She attended the county schools there before departing for New York. Eartha lived in...

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Richard C Henry, Jr.

September 1, 2018

SSG Richard Calvin Henry Jr. “CJ” as he was fondly called, was born August 29th, 1989 in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri to the parentage of Mrs. Martha A. Henry Douglas and Mr. Richard C. Henry. He attended and graduated from T.W. Josey Comprehen...

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James E. Gaither

September 1, 2018

James Edward, “J”, “Jimmy”, Gaither was born to the late Jack and Edna Gaither of Baltimore, Maryland on August 29, 1943. On June 18, 1969, he enlisted in the United States Armed Forces and within those twenty-one years, he bravely fought ...

Lee N. Cook

August 27, 2018

Lee Neal Cook was born April 29, 1967, to the late Joseph and Mary A. Cook. He entered into rest Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at University Hospital. At an early age, he was baptized at Good Hope Baptist Church. His early education was obtained in th...

Thomas S Braswell

August 25, 2018

Mr. Thomas Steven Braswell departed this life on August 21, 2018, at Augusta University Medical Center (MCG). He received his education in the Richmond County Public School System. After completing his education, he went to work with his father in...

Thomas Lowe, Jr.

August 25, 2018

Thomas “Tommy” Doss, Lowe, Jr. was born September 19, 1971, to Mr. Thomas Doss Lowe, Sr. and Mrs. Ola Belle Bogan Lowe. He departed this life to meet his Heavenly Father on August 21, 2018. Tommy was educated in the Richmond County Public Scho...

Charles Holmes

August 18, 2018

MR. CHARLES HOLMES was born July 5, 1935, in North Augusta, South Carolina, to the late King H. Holmes and the late Lillie Mae Butler-Holmes. On August 10, 2018, the Lord called Charles home to take his rightful place amongst his heavenly angels. ...

Lars M Tolliver

August 18, 2018

Lars McCrea Tolliver was called to his heavenly home Tuesday, August 14, 2018, at the tender age of thirty-five. Lars was born in Harlem, New York on May 7, 1983. He attended and graduated from the Aiken County Public School System....Obituary.......

William Calvin Meriweather

August 11, 2018

William Calvin Meriwether was born on October 14, 1947, in Edgefield County, South Carolina to Deacon John H. Meriwether and Sister Annie M. Holloway Meriwether. He was educated in the Edgefield and Aiken County School Systems...Obituary.......

Bessie L Steed

August 11, 2018

Bessie Lou Steed was born on November 6, 1941, in Augusta, Georgia. She was the third of twelve children born to Reverend Ned and Mary Howard. As the oldest girl, she helped her mother care for the majority of her younger siblings. She graduated f...

Ricky J Howard, Jr.

August 4, 2018

Ricky James Howard, Jr. was born January 17, 1991, in Augusta, Georgia, to the union of Mr. Ricky James Howard, Sr., and the late Nisha S. Avery. Ricky accepted Jesus Christ as his personal Savior and was baptized at New Hope Worship Center. He se...

Kevin A Hairston

July 27, 2018

Kevin Anthony Hairston, 61, passed away peacefully on July 20, 2018. Kevin was born on March 25, 1957, in Augusta, Georgia. Kevin was a 1976 graduate of Westside High School. Kevin proudly served our nation in the United States Army. He would go on t...

Lela M Jones

July 21, 2018

Mother Lela Mae Jones was born in Glendora, Mississippi, to Mr. and Mrs. Eddie and Lela Davis. She was the seventh child out of sixteen. Raised on a farm, she learned hard work and a wealth of knowledgeable trades. Mother Lela Mae Jones was baptiz...

LaShanda J Mendes

July 21, 2018

LASHANDA JONES MENDES, 40, earned her wings on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. She was born on June 23, 1978, to Clinton Jones and Annie Rogers and was the oldest of seven children. She was a member of Woodlawn C.M.E. Church of Harlem, Georgia. She was ...

LaTonia D Walker

July 21, 2018

“You will go out in joy and be led forth in peace; the mountains and hills will burst into song before you, and all the trees of the field will clap their hands.” - Isaiah 55:12 Mrs. LaTonia Denise Huff Walker was born on November 21, 1970, in...

Beverly P Dixon

July 14, 2018

BEVERLY PONDER DIXON was born on January 6, 1959 in Augusta, Georgia. She was the second child of four children. At an early age, she accepted Christ and was reared in Greater Wards Chapel A.M.E. Church and continued her fellowship. She sustained her...

Jacobe E. Jones

July 14, 2018

Jacobe E. Jones made his appearance into this world on October 10, 1995. He was born to Edrick Jones and Shannon Blaylock at University Hospital, Augusta, Georgia. Growing up, Shannon kept Jacobe involved in different sports. It was early on when Sha...

Fannie M. Knight

July 7, 2018

Remembering Our Mother To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven -Ecclesiastes 3:1 Our dear beloved mother, was born on Saturday, June 28, 1930 to the late Fannie Mae Harris and Johnnie Clifton Mealing, Sr....

William E. Chapman

July 7, 2018

Mr. William Eric Chapman, was born August 24, 1967, at Methodist Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. His parents are Willie R. Chapman and Dr. Marion E. Chapman. He attended West View Elementary School, Ooltewah Midde School, McCallie School and Oolte...

Annie N. Johnson

July 2, 2018

Annie (Ann) Nealous Johnson, loving wife of Ellis M. Johnson for 49 years, and youngest child of the late Ryle and Rebecca Luke Nealous exchanged time for eternity on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, ascending to her everlasting resting place. Born in Columbi...

Ora M. Jackson

June 23, 2018

Mrs. Ora Mae Jackson entered into rest on Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Seasons Hospice in Cumming, Georgia. She was born to the late Hattie Mae and Joseph Raiford on June 14, 1933. Ora was one of seven siblings, of which four preceded her in death. At a...

Thomas E. Anderson

June 22, 2018

Tommy’s journey began on July 9, 1953, in Washington, DC. His parents, Alfonso and Essie Anderson, were delighted to welcome their first son to their growing family which at that time included sisters, Alfa and Cynthia. Two years later, Lawrence wa...

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Silas Washington

June 21, 2018

Sergeant first class Silas Washington, 74, peacefully passed in his home, June 16, 2018. SFC Washington was a loving, humble man who enjoyed spending his time engaging with his family and the Bible. He was a man of faith that knew just the right thin...

Tony McGown

June 20, 2018

On June 13, 2018, the Lord called home one of his special angels, Tony John McGowan. He was born June 8, 1991, in Capitol Heights, Maryland to Cassandra McGowan. He was educated in the Richmond County School System, graduating from the Academy of ...

Otis Walker, Jr.

June 18, 2018

Otis Walker, Jr. was born to the late Carrie Bell and Otis Walker Sr., on July 21, 1945, in Augusta, Georgia. He was called home to the Lord on June 13, 2018. Otis devoted his life to Christ at an early age. He was a member of Good Samaritan Missiona...

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Marvin Culberson

June 16, 2018

Marvin Edward “Ed” Culberson was born in Preston (Kemper County), Mississippi, on February 27, 1941, the 6th of 6 children, to Laura Reed Culberson and Marvin “Pop” Culberson. Shortly after Edward’s birth, his mother transitioned. Edward wa...

Agnes Hughes

June 16, 2018

Agnes Hughes was born on February 18, 1919, in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, to Carmelita Carrington and Alfred Hughes. She came to New York City when she was eighteen years old. She was married to the late Cyril Francis, and to this union, two chi...

Walter E. Clayton

June 15, 2018

Reverend Dr. Walter Edward Clayton (also known as Walt, Deek, and Peter) was born, reared and educated in Bankhead, Alabama. He was the oldest son of Walter Lee and Mary Ellen Clayton. After graduating from high school, he relocated to Pontiac, Michi...

Barry L. Mackie

June 14, 2018

Barry Leon Mackie was born December 12, 1960, to Dorothy Mackie and the late Edward Mackie in Augusta, Georgia. Barry accepted Christ at a young age and was baptized at North Augusta Baptist Church. Barry was educated in the Richmond County School...

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Janet O. Lundy

June 12, 2018

Mrs. Janet Octavia Lundy entered into rest June 6, 2018, at the age of fifty-five. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Annie Mae Jackson. Janet graduated from Westside High School and later joined the United States Army as a Mater...

Dorothy L. Lampkin

June 11, 2018

Dorothy Lawson Lampkin, born to John, Sr. and Sadie Willis Lawson, was affectionately called “Pudding”. She was married to Eugene Lampkin for forty-two years. She completed her education in the Richmond County School System, graduating from Lu...

Elizabeth Johnson

June 9, 2018

On Saturday, June 2, 2018, Elizabeth Johnson made her transition to her heavenly home with the Lord. Mrs. Johnson was born April 14, 1933. She grew up in Glennville, Georgia. She was educated in the Tattnall County (Glennville, Georgia) School Sys...

Algie M. Hewitt

June 9, 2018

Algie M. Hewitt entered into rest on, May 27, 2018, at University Hospital. Algie was born on January 8, 1944, to the late Martha Whitfield Sexton and Eddie Taylor. Algie M. Hewitt was one of four children. She was preceded in death by her sisters...

Malcolm J. Colbert

June 9, 2018

Malcolm Jamal Colbert was born March 10, 1990, to Earnestine Drayton and Hosea Colbert in Augusta, Georgia. He was raised in Albany, Georgia. Malcolm was called home May 30, 2018. He attended Monroe High School and later transferred to Daugherty H...

Tracy E. Williams, Jr.

June 9, 2018

Tracy Evans Williams, Jr. was born to Tracy Evans Williams, Sr. and Mamie D. Williams in Augusta, Georgia on February 16, 1932. He entered into rest on June 3, 2018. Tracy grew up in Augusta on Milledgeville Road with his sisters, Katherine, Mamie...

Brice B. Courtney

June 8, 2018

On June 1, 2018, an angel from heaven touched Brice Benjamin Courtney and called him home to rest in the loving arms of our Heavenly Father. He was born July 4, 1989, to Fred and Renee Courtney. At the age of ten while living with his grandparents...

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Samuel Johnson, Jr.

June 8, 2018

Samuel Johnson, Jr., “Buster”, was born on August 21, 1936, to the late Mattie Tubbs Johnson and the late Sam Johnson in Marion, Alabama. Buster confessed Christ at an early age and became a member of Sixth Avenue Beulah Baptist Church, under ...

Charlie R. McCain

June 8, 2018

Charlie Robert “C.R.” McCain made a peaceful transition from this life to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at his home. He was born June 23, 1933, to the late Samuel McCain and Ola Mae Clark McCain in Edgefield County, South Carolina. ...

Alice White

June 8, 2018

Mrs. Alice Elmina Davis white was born to the late Albert C. and Daisy L. Davis, on February 11, 1948, in Brooklyn, New York. At an early age, she accepted Christ and was baptized at Bethany Baptist Church, Brooklyn, New York. In 1989, she relo...

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William Cohen, Sr.

June 6, 2018

William “Corey” Cohen, Sr. was born March 5, 1969, in Brewton, Alabama. He was the only child of Pollie Rosemore and William Henry Cohen. Corey accepted Christ at an early age at Second Siloam Baptist Church. Having moved from Brewton, Alabama...

Alisa D. Mills

June 6, 2018

Alisa Darlene Mills was born April 4, 1962, to Walter and Delores Mills in Augusta, Georgia and departed this life on May 29, 2018. She was educated in the Richmond County School System and graduated from Glenn Hills High School. Alisa was employe...

Laura S. Simpkins

June 5, 2018

Mrs. Laura Smith Simpkins was born February 7, 1953, in Edgefield, South Carolina to the late Mr. Henry and Lillian Smith, Sr. She was called home on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at her residence. She was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church where she ...

Lula A. Best

June 2, 2018

Mrs. Lula Adams Best, also known as “Mama Lula” to her grandchildren, was born on June 23, 1946, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Carrie Simpkins Adams and the late Joseph Adams. She departed this life on May 28, 2018. Mrs. Lula was raised in E...

Nisha S. Avery

June 1, 2018

Nisha S. Avery was born November 5, 1968, in Augusta, Georgia to the union of the late Joe N. Avery and Mrs. Clara Lewis Avery. One sister, Joyce Walton, preceded her in death. At an early age, Nisha accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior an...

Carl D. Edwards

May 31, 2018

Carl Daniel Edwards was the son of the late Fannie G. Edwards and the late Reverend Clinton Edwards, Sr. He was born in Augusta, Georgia on September 21, 1959. He was also predeceased by his oldest sister, Catherine D. Edwards. He accepted Jesus C...

Robert E. Taylor

May 21, 2018

Robert Earl “Bear” Taylor was born in Augusta, Georgia on September 22, 1944, to the late Ida Taylor and the late Arnold Taylor, Sr. Robert departed this world on May 8, 2018, following a lengthy illness. Robert was baptized at an early age at...

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George S. Grant

May 17, 2018

George S. Grant, 83, entered into eternal rest Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Doctors Hospital with his daughter at his bedside. He was the husband of sixty years to Geneva Rolland Grant. The son of the late George and Olivia Grant, he was born and raise...

Fannie B. Strickland

April 18, 2018

A busy life came to a close for Ms. Fannie Bland Strickland at her residence on Sunday, April 22, 2018. A devoted mother and servant of God is now resting in her heavenly home. Ms. Strickland was born on July 29, 1947, in Augusta, Georgia to the l...

Bernice Nipper-Hall

January 17, 2018

Mrs. Burnise “Bernice” Nipper Hall was born in 1937 to Mr. George Sr. and Mrs. Fannie Mae Nipper in Trenton, South Carolina. She was baptized at the Historic Hosannah Baptist Church in 1949. She attended the Fifth Ward Neighbor Elementary School,...

Monica Chisolm

January 2, 2018

Monica Edwina Chisolm was a faithful servant and loving mother. She was called to rest on December 25, 2017, on Christmas night .Monica was born December 25, 1983, to the late Johnny Chisolm and Pamela Ryan in Augusta, Georgia. Monica loved to dance...

Sara Waldo

December 30, 2017

Sara M. Waldo was born in Edgefield, South Carolina on May 1, 1933, to the late Gus “Buster” and Hattie Waldo.  She departed this life on December 26, 2017, after a brief illness. At an early age, Sara joined Simmon Ridge Missionary Baptist ...

Olajuwon Akeem Martin

December 30, 2017

Olajuwon Akeem Martin,  known to so many as “Bam” entered into rest on December 21, 2017.   Olajuwon was born March 7, 1987 to Annie Ruth Martin and Eddie Lee Freeman. Olajuwon Akeem Martin graduated from Glenn Hills High School in Augusta, Ge...

Susie Rapp

December 26, 2017

Mrs. Susie M. Rapp was born to the late James and Zee Patterson December 6, 1927 in Greenwood, South Carolina. She attended public school in Greenwood, South Carolina during her childhood years. She worked at Fuji, where she developed a strong work e...

Edna Wright

December 23, 2017

Edna Wright was born March 24, 1929 in Augusta, Georgia (Richmond County) . She was united in holy matrimony to the late Edward Wright. She received Jesus Christ as her Savior and was baptized in 1968 by Reverend F. H. Hart at Mount Calvary Baptis...

Lucille Wilson

December 23, 2017

Mrs. Lucille McMichael Wilson was born on June 22, 1922, in Orangeburg County, South Carolina to the late Bailey and Sally Pugh McMichael.  She peacefully transitioned to her eternal resting place on Tuesday, December 19, 2017, at Pruitt Health Nurs...

Marcus Beard

December 23, 2017

Marcus Carnell Beard, the son of Carnell and Maria (Smith) Beard, was born on April 13, 1981.  On December 17, 2017, he entered into eternal rest. He received his education from Augusta Christian, Southgate, and T. W. Josey High School.  Marcus ...

Willie Mae "Will" Reid Harris

December 23, 2017

Mrs. Willie Mae “Will” Reid Harris was born on February 26, 1945, in Columbia County, Georgia to the late John Henry Reid and the late Gladys Reid.  Willie Mae’s two brothers, James Reid and William Reid, went to be with the Lord years prior. ...

Sandra Burley

December 22, 2017

Sandra Yvonne Middleton Burley, affectionately known as Eve, was born on July 20, 1955, in Augusta, Georgia to the late Deacon Jack Middleton, Sr. and the late Louise Ramsey Middleton. She departed this life on Friday, December 15, 2017, at Augusta M...

Victoria Howard

December 22, 2017

Victoria (Vicki) Venee’ Howard entered into eternal rest on Thursday, December 14, 2017, at home.  She was born on a cold Sunday morning about 4:46 a.m. to the late Robert E. and Evelyn Jones Stevens at University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsyl...

Brenda Harris

December 22, 2017

On Monday, December 11, 2017, God took a stroll through His garden and chose a beautiful flower. Brenda Durr Harris was born on October 4, 1957, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Mr. Joseph Durr and the late Mrs. Early Mae Rush Walker.  After traveli...

Samuella Chiles

December 22, 2017

Mrs.  Samuella Willoughby Chiles was born on January 1, 1917, in Denmark, South Carolina and moved to Augusta, Georgia with her family at an early age.  She entered into rest on December 16, 2017, at her daughter’s home in East Point, Georgia. Mr...

Ralph Blair

December 20, 2017

Mr. Ralph Blair, Sr., was born August 20, 1937, to the late Clarence and Mamie Blair in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  He departed this life on Wednesday, December 13, 2017, at Eisenhower Army Medical Center. Ralph serviced his country for twenty y...

Marie Adams

December 19, 2017

On Tuesday, December 12, 2017, the Lord extended His welcoming hand and peacefully escorted Sister Marie Gordon Adams into His heavenly home. Marie was born October 30, 1928, in Edgefield, South Carolina.  She was the daughter of the late Brother...

Dorothy Howard

December 16, 2017

Dorothy C. Howard, one of six children born to the late Roy and Undine Clayton of Sparta, Georgia, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday evening, December 12, 2017 at Doctors Hospital in Augusta, Georgia... view obituary....

Clarence Kearse, Jr.

December 16, 2017

Clarence Kearse, Jr., known to most as “Bruh” was born on July 24, 1951, to Clarence and Helen Kearse.  He attended the Estill Training School in Estill, South Carolina where he was a well-known football player.  “Bruh” was a versatile play...

Michelle Parham

December 14, 2017

Our dearly departed sister, mother, daughter, and friend, Michelle A. Parham, gained her wings and took flight high above this earthly place on December 10, 2017 at Doctors Hospital of Augusta in Augusta, Georgia. She had recently celebrated her 54th...

Johnnie Spaulding

December 11, 2017

Mrs. Johnnie Mae Thompson Spaulding was born March 25, 1936, to Mr. Richard Thompson and Mrs. Constance Edwards Thompson of Savannah, Georgia.  She was educated in the public schools of Chatham County, graduating from the Alfred E. Beach High School...

Larry Luke Jr.

December 9, 2017

Larry Edward Luke. Jr. was called to eternal rest on December 2, 2017, at University Hospital. He was born on July 30, 1978 in Augusta, Georgia to Larry E. and Linda Hawes Luke, Sr. At an early age, Larry joined Friendship Baptist Church of Applin...

Thomas Jennings Sr.

December 9, 2017

Brother Thomas Jennings, Sr., son of Frank and Mattie L. Mealing-Jennings, was born January 3, 1950, in Edgefield, South Carolina. At an early age, he joined Science Hill Baptist Church. He was also a member of the Rock Hill Society. He attended s...

Williford Sams

December 9, 2017

A Time to Be Born:   Williford Moss Sams was born on March 7, 1943, in Augusta, Georgia to Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Sams on March 7, 1943, in Augusta, Georgia.  He spent his childhood in Waynesboro, Georgia, where he attended the local schools.  He m...

George Carter

December 9, 2017

George Moses Carter, affectionately known as “Bubba”, quietly passed away on Thursday, November 30, 2017, at the John M. Still Burn Center of Doctors Hospital. He was born in Augusta (Richmond County), Georgia on October 23, 1947, to Bertha M. Ca...

Johnny S. Yeldell

December 8, 2017

Johnny Samuel Yeldell was born November 6, 1928, in Edgefield County. He was the son of George and Annie Weaver Yeldell. He departed this life Monday, December 4, 2017, at his residence. Four sons and two daughters preceded him in death. Johnny wa...

Dennis Wilds SR.

December 7, 2017

On Thursday, November 30, 2017, Dennis Wendell Wilds, Sr. was called from labor to reward.  He was born on February 10, 1928 in Darlington, South Carolina to the late Arthur Wilds, Sr. and Alma Shields Wilds.  He spent his formative years growing u...

Alva Lampkin

December 6, 2017

Alva Tameika Hodges Lampkin was born to Mrs. Cassandria Howard and the late Mr. Charlie Omar Hodges on August 15, 1975 in Aiken, South Carolina. Alva was raised in a God-fearing home where she and her siblings were first introduced to the Lord.  Bec...

Charlie Jenkins

December 5, 2017

Passing over thousands and millions who die in infancy, in youth and in bloom of life, we may say to all who attain the full age or more, that life is a “vapor that appeareth for a little time then vanisheth away.” The flowers that discharge t...

Nathaniel A. Brown

December 5, 2017

Nathaniel Allen Brown was born in Waycross, Georgia, to Jessie Bates Brown and Sylvester Jackson.  From his early years, Nathaniel was a very intelligent man that had a strong work ethic that was exemplified in everything that he did in life.  From...

Princess Moore

December 5, 2017

On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, Jesus called Princess Lela Moore home with gladness. Princess was born in Augusta, Georgia on June 5, 1950, to the late Reverend Charlie and Lula Mae Moore. She was baptized at an early age at Tremont Temple Bapti...

Louis Curry Jr.

December 2, 2017

Deacon Louis “Jake” Curry, Jr., was born on October 15, 1949, to Louis Curry, Sr. and Carrie Bell Curry.  At an early age, he was baptized at Spring Grove Baptist Church, Appling, Georgia, under the leadership of Reverend Sylvester Bing.  He la...

Ricky Kemp

December 2, 2017

Ricky Gary Kemp, 61, born May 2, 1956, in Miami, Florida, was the son of Matthew and Eva Mae Kemp.  He attended Bunche Park Elementary and North Dade for his education. Ricky was known to many for his diverse characteristics.  After battling a l...

Freddie McCloud

December 2, 2017

Mr. Freddie Lee Thomas McCloud, affectionately known as “Fred”, entered into rest, Tuesday, November 28, 2017, in the calmness and quietness of his home. Fred was born on July 16, 1941 to Corrine Henderson and William McCloud, Sr. Both parents an...

Tiquayna Jones

December 2, 2017

Tiquanya D.S. Jones, the daughter of Leroy Jenkins and Angela Jones, was born November 9, 1993.  She departed this life on November 16, 2017, at Doctors Hospital. At an early age, she played the cello.  She graduated from Lucy C. Laney High Sch...

Annie Keys (Mays)

November 30, 2017

On November 22, 2017, Annie Lou (Mays) Keys’ season here on earth was complete.  She was born October 14, 1937, in Edgefield, South Carolina, the daughter of the late Willie and Elvira Mays. She was united in marriage to Charlie Davis Tillman (...

Ann Brown

November 30, 2017

Ann Ponder Brown, 93, of North Augusta, SC died peacefully on Monday, November 21st in Conyers, GA. She was born May 26, 1924 to the late  Mary Anna Manuel Holmes and the late LL Griffin in Okmulgee, OK and was educated in the public schools there. ...

Charles Ancrum

November 28, 2017

Charles Nathaniel Ancrum was born May 24, 1972 in Bronx, New York to Mr. Charles L. Ancrum and Bernice Hawes Williams. At an early age, Charles gave his life to Christ.  He was a member of Bibleway Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ and served in se...

Marian Pierce

November 28, 2017

Marian Patten Pierce was born on April 15, 1937, to Willie Jenkins Patten and Mamie Lue Landrum Patten in Edgefield, South Carolina. She loved and cherished her parentage and her family. Marian accepted Christ as her personal Lord and Savior and w...

Terrance Campbell Jr.

November 27, 2017

Terrance LeVar Campbell, Sr. was born October 11, 1978 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Reverends William and Barbara Campbell, Sr. Terrance graduated from George Washington High School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He attended Augusta Tech where...

Hayward Dock Sr.

November 27, 2017

Birth Origin The Reverend Dr. Hayward Dock Sr. was born September 2, 1957 in Burke County, Georgia to Deacon Carlton “CJ” and Mother Pindie Dock.  He was the seventh of eleven siblings.  He started from humble beginnings and was taught at an...

Michael Roland

November 22, 2017

Michael Gregory (Payne) Roland was born July 7, 1958 in Manhattan, New York to the late Christine R. and George Payne. He departed this life suddenly on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 11:21 P.M. at East Georgia Regional Hospital in Statesboro, Geor...

Victoria Patten

November 18, 2017

Victoria Consuela Patten was born on May 15, 1994, to Alfonso and Mary Ann Byrd Patten in Aiken, South Carolina. She attended Strom Thurmond High School, Johnston, South Carolina and graduated from Howard W. Blake High School, Tampa, Florida on Ju...

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