Veteran

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…

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…

Alice Stevens Lowman

September 21, 2019

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

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…

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…

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…

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…

 

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