Sunday, September 2, 2012
By Obit Clerk
Dorothy Carlotta Archerd
Dorothy Carlotta Archerd, 70, of Purvis School House Rd. in Warrenton, Ga., entered into rest on August 25, 2012.
Dorothy was born in Altadena, Calif. and was the daughter of the late Hugh D. Archerd and the late Maxine Hiatt Archerd. She was a waitress at Waffle House.
Survivors include her daughters, Sheri Howard and Belinda Doemner; and grandchildren.
Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, Ga., is in charge of arrangements.
Geneva H. Butler
Funeral services for Geneva Hampton Butler, 85, of Norwood, Ga., will be held on Thurs., Aug. 30, 2012, at 10 a.m. at Canaan Heights S.D.A. Church in Thomson, Ga. Interment will be in Resthaven Gardens of Memory in Decatur, Ga.
Thomson Funeral System is handling the arrangements.
Christine Allen Cosby, 74, of Washington, Ga., wife of Robert C. Cosby, died on Sun., Aug. 26, 2012.
Graveside services will be held on Wed., Aug. 29, at 11 a.m. at Hephzibah Baptist Church Cemetery.
Friends may call on Tues., Aug. 28, from 7-9 p.m. at Beggs Funeral Home in Lincolnton, Ga.
Charles Farr, 65, of Harlem, Ga., entered into rest on Sun., Aug. 26, 2012.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Wed., Aug. 29, at Platt's Funeral Home, Crawford Avenue Chapel, in Augusta. Interment will be in Bellevue Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends on Tues., Aug. 28, from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
David B. Kitchens, Sr.
David B. Kitchens, Sr., 79, of Boneville Road in Thomson, Ga., entered into rest on Aug. 28, 2012 at University Hospital McDuffie.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Fri., Aug. 31, at Second Baptist Church with Dr. Ron Drawdy and Rev. Barry McAvoy officiating. Interment will follow in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be: Dane Ball, Phillip Carter, Lindy Tudor, Sam Meadows, Preston Williams and Mike Huff. Honorary pallbearers will be: James Foster, Marty Chalker and Eddie Moore.
Mr. Kitchens was born in Jefferson County, Ga. and lived most of his life in McDuffie County. He was the son of the late Van Buren Kitchens and the late Omie Davis Kitchens. Mr. Kitchens was a retired carpenter from Two State Construction. He enjoyed woodworking, gardening, fishing and hunting. Mr. Kitchens was a Baptist.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 61 years, Frances Vandiver Kitchens;
son, David “Smokey” B. Kitchens, Jr. and wife Kim; daughters, Ann K. Bowden, Kay K. Coleman and husband Anthony; mother-in-law, Frances Vandiver, all of Thomson; grandchildren, David B. Kitchens III, Judy Hanson, Robert Daniel Kitchens, Lee Highfill, Jonathan Coleman, Rainne Austin, David Coleman and Katie Cook; five great grandchildren and one great great grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends may call the residence or from 6 until 8 p.m. on Thurs., Aug. 30, at the funeral home.
Beggs Funeral Home, 799 Cobbham Rd., Thomson, Ga., is in charge of arrangements.
To get these obituaries in print, see the Sun., Sept. 2, edition of The McDuffie Progress.