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…

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…

 

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