Sunday, January 20, 2013
By Obit Clerk
Garrett Combs, Jr.
Garrett Combs, Jr., 61, of Dearing, Ga., husband of Glennis Combs & father of Kelli Quick Crenshaw & Monti Meador Elliott, entered into rest on Sat., Jan. 12, 2013.
Curtis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Henry Eichfeld, Jr.
Henry James "Jay" Eichfeld, Jr., of Appling, entered into rest on Tues., Jan. 15, 2013.
Funeral services will be held on Sat., Jan. 19, at 2 p.m. at Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors. Interment: Bellevue Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends on Fri., Jan. 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Abril S. Frails
Funeral services for Abril Shacole Frails, 21, of Thomson Ga., will be held on Thurs., Jan. 17, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Cobb Grove Baptist Church in Harlem, Ga.
Thomson Funeral System is handling the arrangements.
Ronald W. Inglett
Ronald Wayne Inglett, 65, of Dearing, Ga., entered into rest on Jan. 16, 2013.
Arrangements are being handled by Beggs Funeral Home of Thomson, Ga.
Eric Michael Jones
Eric Michael Jones, 28, of Elizabeth Drive in Thomson, Ga., entered into rest on Jan. 15, 2013. He was the beloved son of Tommy and Connie Jones.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Fri., Jan. 18, at the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steve Stokes officiating. Interment will follow in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens.
Eric was a lifelong resident of McDuffie County, Ga. and graduated in 2002 from Thomson High School. He received an Associate’s Degree in Accounting from Augusta Technical College in 2006 and was the accountant for his father’s company, Jones Concrete Construction. Eric and his brother, Matt co-authored a book entitled Steel Drivers Moon which was published in 2010. He was an accomplished artist and an avid believer in “Toys For Tots”. Eric also attended Pine Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include his mother and father, Connie and Tommy Jones; paternal grandparents, George T. Jones, Sr. and Betty Jones; maternal grandmother, Emily Smith, all of Thomson, Ga.; and special caregivers, Belinda Davis and Robbin Anderson. Eric was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Roy O. Smith and brother, Matthew “Matt” Thomas Jones.
Memorials may be made to the Children’s Wish Foundation, 8615 Roswell Rd., Atlanta, Ga. 30350 or to “Toys for Tots”.
Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, Ga., is in charge of arrangements.
Barbara E. Price
Barbara Eugene Price, 66, of Comer, Ga., died on Jan. 10, 2013.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Thurs., Jan. 17, at Lowe Funeral Home Chapel in Warrenton, Ga. Interment will be in Texas. The family will receive friends after the service.
George "Sonny" David Rainwater, 79, of Harlem, Ga., husband of Gloria Rainwater, entered into rest on Tues., Jan. 15, 2013.
Memorial services will be held on Fri., Jan. 18, at 11 a.m. at Old Union Baptist Church.
Starling Funeral Home of Harlem is handling the arrangements.
Willie Rivers, Jr.
Funeral services for Willie White Rivers, Jr., 63, of Warrenton, Ga., will be held on Fri., Jan. 18, 2013, at 2 p.m. at New Salem Baptist Church in Warrenton.
Funeral services entrusted to Dawson's Mortuary of Warrenton.
Dorothy A. Six
Dorothy Alayne Six, 84, of Gibson, Ga., wife of the late Albert A. Six, died on Wed., Jan. 9, 2013.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thurs., Jan. 17, at Sheppard Funeral Home in Gibson. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.
Mary Helen Combs Thornton, 100, of Washington, Ga., wife of the late Tom Thornton, entered into rest on Sun., Jan. 13, 2013.
Funeral services will be held on Thurs., Jan. 17, at 11 a.m. at Bethel United Methodist Church & Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Beggs Funeral Home of Lincolnton is handling the arrangements.
Mary Elizabeth "Sook" Skinner Watts, 96, of Keysville, entered into rest on Mon., Jan. 14, 2013.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thurs., Jan. 17, at James Funeral Home Chapel in Wrens. Interment will be in Keysville UMC Cemetery.
The family received friends on Wed., Jan. 16, at the funeral home.
To get these obituaries in print, see the Sun., Jan. 20, edition of The McDuffie Progress.