Johnnie Mae Ballard

Thomson, GA - Mrs. Johnnie Mae Ballard, 75, entered into rest August 14, 2019.

The Celebration of Life was held August 20, 2019 at the First Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, Appling, Georgia.

She leaves to cherish her legacy of love: four daughters, Janice (Donald) Ivey of Grovetown, GA; Angela Ballard and Sheila Ballard both of Thomson, GA and Sheryl (Steve) Reese of Dearing, GA; son, Anthony Ballard of Augusta, GA; one step-daughter, Corliss Cummings of Chicago, IL; twenty-three grandchildren & twenty-one great grandchildren; one sister, Ester Mae (Roy) Paschal of Thomson, GA; one brother-in-law, Percy Lee Paschal of Thomson, GA and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

D.T. Brown Memorial Funeral Home, Thomson, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.

James Evans

Dearing, GA – Mr. James Evans, 60, passed August 17, 2019.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the present time, and will be announced later.

Thomson Funeral System, Thomson, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.

Eugene Cooper Gunby

Thomson, GA- Mr. Eugene Cooper Gunby, 86, of Thomson Ga.,  died Sunday, August 18, 2019, at University Augusta Hospital. Eugene was born Dec. 7, 1932 in Thomson, to the late Hugh F. Gunby and Ruby Leona Cooper Gunby. He was a 1950 graduate of Thomson High School.

He was preceded in death by wives; Betty Jean Poss Gunby and Elizabeth (Bunny) Woodruff Gunby, one son, Jeffrey Hugh Gunby, sisters, Hulinda Gunby Baggett, Bonnie Ruth Harden, and a brother, Rial L. Harden.

He is survived by son, Edward Cooper Gunby (Rachel); daughters, Terry Gunby Bowers (Mark) and Gloria Gunby Thompson (Bruce),  a very special caregiver, Ethel Smith; Grandchildren, Derek Gunby, Joseph Gunby, Dillon Bowers, Bancs Bowers, Jordan Barnes, Philip Thompson, B.J. Thompson, ; and 6 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service was held Wednesday, Aug. 21, at 11 a.m., at Thomson First United Methodist Church, with Rev. Ronnie Brannan and Dr. Don Widener officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Thomson First United Methodist Church, 353 Main Street, Thomson Ga. 30824

You may sign the online guest book at www.curtisfuneralhome.com

Curtis Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.

Regina Sallywhite Johnson

Thomson, GA - Regina Sallywhite Johnson departed this life August 16, 2019,

Precious memories will be forever treasured by a loving daughter, Sandra (Grover) Bowdry of Thomson, GA; three extended children, Lavenia (Alexander) Climons, Carolyn Parker and Elizabeth Harris, all of Thomson, GA; three loving grandchildren, Michael (Lezette) Bowdry of Augusta, GA, Lajean (Pastor Michael) Samuels of Moncks Corner, SC and Jerome Bowdry of Thomson, GA; eight loving great-grandchildren, Nicholas Bowdry of Atlanta, GA, Curtis Bowdry of McCormick, SC, Michael Bowdry of Jacksonville, NC, Justin (Carla) Johnson of Virginia Beach, VA, MiKelis Bowdry, Micah Bowdry, Lyric Bowdry, all of Augusta, GA and Rashard Johnson of North Charleston, SC; four great-great-grandchildren, Amari Bowdry, Jeremiah Bowdry, both of McCormick, SC, Madison Johnson of Charleston, SC and Leilani Johnson of Virginia Beach, VA. She leaves to cherish her memory: two sisters, Lois Kendrick and Patricia Durham, both of Thomson, GA; an extended sister, Ella Mae Rogers of Thomson, GA; four brothers, Robert Harris, Leroy “Douglas” (Beatrice) Lazenby, both of Dearing, GA, Melvin (Gerald) Lazenby and Furman (Ella Mae) Kendrick, all of Thomson, GA; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Services were held August 20, 2019 at New Liberty Hill A.M.E. Church, Thomson, GA with Rev. Terri Patterson, Pastor, Presider-Rev. Michael Samuels, Eulogist.

Thomson Funeral System, Thomson, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.

Rico Onasis Moore

Thomson, GA – Mr. Rico Onasis Moore, age 42, passed away on August 14, 2019. The funeral arrangements are currently incomplete, and will be announced at a later date.

Thomson Funeral System, Thomson, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.

Willie E. Reese, Sr.

Warrenton, GA – Mr. Willie Edward Reese, Sr., 66, passed away August 16,2019.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the present time, and will be announced later.

Thomson Funeral System, Thomson, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.

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