Roy E. Clemmons

Thomson, GA- Mr. Roy E. Clemmons, 80, entered into rest on August 7, 2019.

Survivors include his son, Joe  Clemmons (Patti) of Crawfordville, GA; daughter, Toni Roland (Mike) of Thomson, GA; sisters-in-law, Victoria Clemmons of Brooklet, GA, Pat Kearney (Robert) of Flowery Branch, GA, Ellen Fennell of Crawfordville, GA and Nancy Fennell of Melbourne, FL; grandchildren, Daniel Roland (Ashleigh), Tara Holley (Josh), Alicia Smith (Michael) and, Allison Bradford (Racy); and great grandchildren, Sean Roland, Rhett Holley, Dylan Smith, Reese Smith, Beckett Smith, Michael Bradford, and Makayla Bradford.

A graveside service was held August 10, 2019 at Sharon United Methodist Church Cemetery.  

Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.

Alberta Hordens Cummings

Thomson, GA – Alberta Hordens Cummings, age 51, passed away August 8, 2019.

Relatives and friends may call at the residence.

Services are planned for 2:30PM, August 18, 2019 at New Hope Christian Church, Thomson, GA with Rev. L.R. Rogers, Jr. Pastor.

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


Bennie Hines

Bennie Hines

Memorial services for Mr. Bennie Hines age 72  of Tavares Fl, native of  Washington Ga, and Wilkes County will be held on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 11:00 am at the Thomson Funeral System Chapel with Min. Jeffrey Hobbs, Officiating.

He is survived by: 2 daughters, Pat Hill, St. Louis Mo, Dapasan Garnett, Lincolnton Ga.; 1 son,  Benjamin Hines, Athens Ga.; 4 Sisters, Elizabeth Bird, Columbia SC, Pearl Miller, Augusta Ga, Elaine Brown, Thomson Ga, Sylvia Ross, Norfolk Va.; 4 brothers, Ralph (Evelyn) Hines, Savanah Ga, Larry (Mary) Hines, Orlando Fl, David Hines, Thomson Ga, Sidney Cullars, Washington, Ga. And a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.      

Thomson Funeral System, Thomson in charge of arrangements.   

Barbara Holliday Ingram

Washington, GA - Mrs. Barbara Alice Holliday Ingram, 67 entered into rest August 7, 2019.

She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Danny Ingram; son, Matthew Winchester of Newark, New Jersey; daughter, Ashley Ingram Ho and husband Ben of Seattle, WA; sisters, Georgia Wolfe and husband, Tommy of Washington; Sharon Davis and husband Steven of Valdosta; Jan Holliday of Athens; Pam Shumate and husband Patrick of Milledgeville; Gay Rogers and husband Darrell of Tignall; many nieces and nephews and grand nieces and nephews.

Graveside services were held August 11, 2019 at Hephzibah Baptist Church Cemetery, Lincoln County.

Beggs Funeral Home, Lincolnton, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.

Jessie Justice Ray

Norwood, GA- Mrs. Jessie Justice Ray, 89, entered into rest on August 8, 2019.

Survivors include her sons, Doug Carrell (Glenda) of Norwood, GA, and Eddie Carrell (Paula) of Knoxville, TN; daughter, Jan Stewart (Randy) of Crawfordville, GA;  grandchildren, John Edward Carrell, Jr. Laura Lynne Carrell, Charles David Carrell, Carolyn Olivia Farrar, Christopher Adam Carrell, Amanda Carrell, Mark Wallace Stewart, and Daniel Watson Stewart; and 8 great grandchildren.

Funeral services were held August 10, 2019 at Norwood United Methodist Church with Rev. Jessica Blackwood officiating.

Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.


Nathaniel Tyus

Nathaniel Tyus

Nathaniel “Shag” Tyus (94), passed away on July 30, 2019. Shag was born to Ophelia T. Lowe on May 9, 1925 in Mayfield, GA.

One of Shag’s proudest moments was when he won the Congressional Gold Medal for his service with the Montford Point Marines. Shag is predeceased by his daughters, Linda Wagner and Teresa Wilson.

He is survived by his children, Sherry, Nathaniel Jr., Diane, Tyrone, Carol, Jennifer, Andre, Andre'a (Warren), Edna (Jason), Sonia and Carlos (Lyris); as well as 25 grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

A service for Shag will be held later in Georgia and further information will be available at a later time at .

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