Dianne Arrington

Dianne Arrington, of Thomson, GA, 70, entered into rest on January 28, 2021 at Augusta University Hospital. Dianne Arrington was born in Washington, GA to Earl Arrington and Maudie Morgan Arrington. She loved being outside, music and playing the piano, and especially loved spending time with her family and friends. Survivors include her brothers, Rodney Arrington (Beth), of Thomson; Neil Arrington (Anne), of Asheboro, NC; her sister Judy Arrington Butts (Doug), of Gibson, and her niece, Amy Denton (Brad); nephew, Matt Arrington (Anna) and their children. Services were held at Beggs Funeral Home Chapel, Thomson, Georgia at 2:00 p.m., on Monday, February 1, 2021, with Rev. Bobby Farmer and Rev. Doug Butts officiating. Visitation was held from 1:00 – 2:00 pm. at Beggs Funeral Home immediately preceding the funeral service. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to the Thomson Church of God. Due to the current national health concern, the family would appreciate phone calls, cards, texts, and e-mails. Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, GA is honored to serve the family of Dianne Arrington.

Gloria Brooks

Thomson, GA – Gloria Brooks, 54, passed January 31,2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later. The family will be receiving friends at the residence. Thomson Funeral System, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Mary L. Browning

Harlem, GA - Mrs. Mary Browning, 76, passed January 23, 2021. She is survived by her three sons, Ronald (Lynn) Borders, Christopher (Christel) Madden, and Stevie (Paula) Browning; brother, Grant; three sisters, Francis, Susie and Ellen; eight grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. Graveside services were held January 28, 2021 at South Harlem Cemetery with Billy Reynolds officiating. Starling Funeral Home, Harlem, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Jack Butler

Thomson, GA - Mr. Jack Butler, 69, entered into rest, January 28, 2021. The arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later. DT Brown Memorial Funeral Home, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Mary Ruth Chastain

Thomson, GA – Ms. Mary Ruth Chastain, 85, died January 27, 2021. Funeral services were held February 1, 2021 in Washington Heights Baptist Church, Thomson, with Rev. Doug Thompson and Rev. Jon Richards officiating. Survivors include her daughter, Diane (Gary) Williams, Dearing; two grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Curtis Funeral Home, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Benjamin Cranford, Sr.

Warrenton, GA - Mr. Benjamin Cary Cranford, Sr. went to his final resting place February 1, 2021. He is survived by his companion, Louise Stevenson of Warrenton; Sons, Benji Cranford (Emmalee) of Thomson and Cary Cranford of Thomson; Daughter, April Cranford Shirey (Gene) of Harlem; Brother, Billy Cranford (Eileen) of Augusta; Sisters, Betty Hendricks (J.L) of Thomson, Jewel Wilson of Thomson, and Beth Cushman of Thomson; seven Grandchildren and other family and friends. Graveside Services were held February 3, 2021 at Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens, Thomson, GA with Rev. Charles Reese, Officiating. Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Ruby A. Davis

Dearing, GA – Mrs. Ruby Annette Murphy Davis, 84 died January 25, 2021. A private family graveside service was held in Dearing Memorial Cemetery. Survivors include her son, Michael Davis, Dearing; three daughters, Beverly Wesson, Nevada, Faye Morse, Atlanta, GA, and Margaret Hughes, Dearing. Curtis Funeral Home, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Dorian D. Grier

Libreville, Gabon-Africa- Dorian Darnell Grier, age 44, formerly of Dearing, GA passed January 26, 2021 in Africa. A Memorial service was held, January 30, 2021 at the United House of Prayer for All People, Dearing, GA. . Thomson Funeral System, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

James Harmon, Sr.

Thomson, GA – James Harmon, Sr., 82, passed January 28, 2021. A Memorial service was held February 3, 2021 at Thomson Funeral System with Rev. Oliver McNair, Officiating. Thomson Funeral System, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements. Dexter Hill Thomson, GA - Mr. Dexter hilt, 46, entered into rest January 29,2021. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later. DT Brown Memorial Funeral Home, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Veuncle Ivey

Thomson, GA - Mr. Veuncle Ivey, 34, entered into rest on January 19, 2021. The Celebration of Life was held January 30, 2021 in the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Parking Lot. His loving and devoted family will cherish his memories. DT Brown Memorial Funeral Home, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Bobby W. Johnson

Camak, GA - Mr. Bobby W. Johnson, 91, entered into rest February 1, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced as soon as available. Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Michael T La Mantia

Thomson, GA - Mr. Michael T. La Mantia, 55, died January 26, 2021. A memorial service was held February 3, 2021, in the Curtis Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Daniel Adkins officiating. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Denyce B. La Mantia, Thomson; his father, Manuel La Mantia, Thomson; and his brother, Mr. Christopher Eric La Mantia, Grovetown. Curtis Funeral Home, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Bernon Kerby Thomas

Harlem, GA - Mr. Bernon Kerby Thomas, 71, passed away January 23, 2021. He is survived by his daughter, Melissa (Hal) Stanley; son, Jason (Christina) Thomas; brothers and sisters, Melvin, Lottie, Sarah and Ricky Thomas; and five grandchildren. Graveside services were held January 28, 2021 at Adams Chapel Cemetery with Dr. David Lane officiating. Starling Funeral Home, Harlem, GA is in charge of arrangements. John H. Thomas Norwood, GA - Mr. John Henry Thomas Jr. passed away January 27, 2021. Those he leaves to cherish his wonderful memories are: two sisters, Jessie Mae Moore of Miami, FL and Mary Maggielene Thomas of Norwood, GA; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Graveside services were held January 31, 2021 at New Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Washington, GA with Rev. C.M. Hawkins, Pastor, Officiating. Thomson Funeral System, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Tellysavokos E Tucker

Warrenton, GA - Tellysavokos E. “Telly” Tucker, transitioned into his heavenly home on January 26, 2021. He leaves to treasure his legacy: his mother, Brenda (Ira) Burnett; sister, Latoya (Antonio) Gilmore; brother, Iraon (Donna) Burnett of Macon, GA and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins. A Memorial service was held January 30, 2021 at The Believers Church of the Glory Ministries, Warrenton, GA. Dawson’s Mortuary of Warrenton, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Danny VanDyke

Warrenton, GA -Danny VanDyke, 71, entered into rest January 27, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced as soon as available Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, GA is charge of arrangements.