Obits

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...

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...

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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....

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