Wednesday, November 28, 2012
By Obit Clerk



Linda Andrews
Linda Marie Krebs Andrews, 64, of Appling, Ga., wife of Michael Andrews, entered into rest on Sat., Nov. 24, 2012.
Graveside funeral services will be held on Tues., Nov. 27, at 1 p.m. at Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors of Augusta, Ga. is handling the arrangements.

Jerry D. Banks
Funeral services for Jerry D. Banks, formerly of Lincolnton, Ga., were held on Sat., Nov. 24, 2012, at Solomon Pool Holiness Church.
Norris W. Gunby, Sr. Funeral Home of Lincolnton handled the arrangements.

James W. Brinson
Deacon James W. Brinson, 86, of Augusta, Ga., husband of Margarite Brinson, entered into rest on Fri., Nov. 16, 2012.
Funeral services were held on Sat., Nov. 24, at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. Burial was in Ways Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Wrens, Ga.
Burnett Funeral Home of Wrens handled the arrangements.

Gloria N. Craft
Gloria Norton Craft, 89, of Wrens, Ga., wife of the late George W. Craft, entered into rest on Fri., Nov. 23, 2012.
Funeral services were held at James Funeral Home Chapel in Wrens on Mon., Nov. 26. Interment followed in Wrens Memorial Cemetery.
James Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Juanita Culpepper
Juanita Luckey Culpepper, 100, of Thomson, Ga., mother of Keitha Sasser & Marion C. Culpepper, Jr., entered into rest on Fri., Nov. 23, 2012.
Graveside services were held on Sun., Nov. 25, at Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens.
Curtis Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Essie M. Edwards
Funeral services for Essie Mae Montgomery Edwards, 89, of Thomson, Ga., mother of Lula Kanardy, Sarah Jenkins, Claudia Bradshaw, Mary Hines, Bertha Harris & Jacqueline Turman, were held on Sun., Nov. 25, 2012, at Vanderhorst C.M.E. Church in Thomson. Interment was in Westview Cemetery.
Thomson Funeral System handled the arrangements.

Joyce D. Griffith
Joyce Denton Griffith, 57, of Warrenton, Ga., daughter of Jeanette Goins & mother of Vivian Stewart, died on Thurs., Nov. 22, 2012.
Private services were held on Sun., Nov. 25, for the family.
Sheppard Funeral Home of Gibson, Ga. handled the arrangements.

Constance R. Huff
Constance R. Huff, 61, of Harlem, Ga., wife of Hubert Floyd Huff, entered into rest on Sun., Nov. 25, 2012.
Graveside services were held on Tues., Nov. 27, at Silver Run Baptist Church Cemetery in Harlem.
Starling Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Amaiya Jackson
Amaiya Da'Kalia Rebecka Jackson, of Hephzibah, Ga., infant daughter of Amber Smith Jackson & David Jackson, entered into rest on Sun., Nov. 18, 2012.
Funeral services were held at James Funeral Home of Wrens, Ga. on Wed., Nov. 21.
James Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Calvin Jenkins, Sr.
Calvin R. Jenkins, Sr., of Thomson, Ga., father of Calvin, Jr., Taneika, Lakeisha, & Jasmine Jenkins, entered into rest on Wed., Nov. 21, 2012.
A Celebration of Life service was held on Sun., Nov. 25, at B.A. Williams Memorial Chapel.
Williams Funeral Home of Hephzibah, Ga. handled the arrangements.

George T. Lewis
George Thomas Pete Lewis, 69, of Dearing, Ga., husband of Deleita Newman Lewis, entered into rest on Nov. 20, 2012.
Funeral services were held on Sat., Nov. 24, at Starling Funeral Home in Harlem, Ga. Interment was in Adam's Chapel Cemetery.
Starling Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Gloria C. Muchler
Gloria C. Muchler, 74, of Augusta, Ga., widow of Frank R. Muchler & mother of Ethel Bonner, Sandra Legander, Lois Ford & Oliver Ford , entered into rest on Wed., Nov. 21, 2012.
Funeral services were held on Sun., Nov. 25, at Curtis Funeral Home Chapel in Thomson, Ga.
Curtis Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Kenneth "Kenny" Seek, Jr.
Kenneth "Kenny" Seek, Jr., 33, of Boneville Circle in Boneville, Ga., entered into rest on Nov. 22, 2012.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wed., Nov. 28, at the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel in Thomson, Ga. with Rev. Jay Williams officiating. Graveside services will follow at 2:30 p.m. in Screven Memorial Cemetery in Sylvania, Ga. with Military Honors.
Mr. Seek was born in Great Lakes, Ill. but lived in McDuffie County, Ga. most of his life. He served in the U.S. Army in Iraq and Afghanistan. Mr. Seek was a cabinetmaker with Ken Seek Custom Cabinets. He also enjoyed doing paint and body and mechanic work. Mr. Seek was a member of Hiltonia Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Aleshia Seek; daughter, Katelyn Seek; son, Kyle Seek; father, Kenneth “Ken” Seek, Sr.; mother, Vivian Schroder; brother, Christopher Seek; sister, Crystal Leo of Kentucky; step-children, Brianna Redd and Madison Sombati; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be mailed to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 7585174, Topeka, Kan. 66675 or donate online at www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Beggs Funeral Home, 799 Cobbham Rd., Thomson, Ga., is in charge of arrangements.

Cuater B. Weaver
Funeral services for Cuater Bell Weaver, 93, of Harlem, Ga., were held on Fri., Nov. 23, 2012, at New Holt Baptist Church in Harlem.
Thomson Funeral System handled the arrangements.


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