In Honor Of
He leaves to cherish his memories, wife, Mary Brooks for 49 years; sons, Larry Brooks (Vivian) and Ralph Brooks (Pam) ; daughters, Louvenia nelson and Samantha Woodling (Grant);sisters , Susie Kate Scott,Christine Lester and France Lane (Charlie);sisters and brothers in- law,Betty Williams, Ethel Williams,James Williams and Rpbert Williams; 12 grandchildren;4 great-grandchildren; a host of nieces,nephews,relatives and friends.
Her memories will always be cherished by her siblings, Armadie Jackson ( Arthur),Lois Jones,William Turner, Hillard Turner,(Olivia)Mary McKenzie and Emily Hugley; a God-daughter, Carmari Sparks; four devoted friends,Wynell McGhee, Sarah Jones Daniel, Elaine Griggs and Myrtle Small; a host of aunts,uncles, nieces,nephews, relatives and other friends.
Her survivors include, a devoted niece Lorrie A.Ragain ( Brenda) of Perry, GA, Ethel Thomas of Chicago,IL,Irene Thompson (Fred) of Macon, GA, Doris Heath (Clarence) of Woodby, GA; nephews, Henry L. Dalton of Columbia, SC, Duncan Ragin, Jr. (Hele) Calloway Ragin(Mchelle), Douglas Ragin both of Perry, GA.,Horace Ragin ( Marcie ) of Cebu, Phillipines;a host of great nieces and nephews.
James "Stan" Lynn
His survivors include, daughters, Jessica Lynn, Erika Lynn, Ashley Lynn and Jameria Lynn; mother, Gussie Mae Lynn Blackmon; sisters, Emily Smith, Nancy Lynn, Peggy Davis, Annette Lynn, Mary Lane, Shirley Whitfield, Marlene Otto (Williams), Beverly Hughes, Vickie Broomsfield (Johnny), Diane Thompson; brothers, Robert Hill, Dexter Hill (Lula), Tarence Hill (Dazzarie), Timothy Hill (Kimberly), Henry Hill, John Hill; three dedicated nephews, Donte Davis, Calvin Davis and Darell Lynn, a host of grandchildren, nieces, other nephews, relatives and friends.
Velvarie Taylor Grace
She is survived by her son, Billy Grace; grandsons, Robert "Shawn" Grace, Adleigh "Chipper" Harrell (Rowena) and Darius Grace; granddaughters, Tiffany Jordan (Ronnie), Nicole Woodard, Krystale Grace and Kheli Grace; great-granddaughters, Jai Jordan and Karissa Harrell; great-grandsons, Travanti Harrell, Michael Billings and Jarod Billings; a brother, Hawthorne Taylor; sisters, Inez Passmore and Justine Vance; a daughter in-law, Gwen Grace; a host of ,nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
She leaves to treasure and cherish her memories, sons, Larry Bailey and Tracy Dean; daughters, Debra Williams and Rosemary Naylor; brother, Phillip Holmes (Linda); sister, Addie Jones; grandchildren, Rashanda Dean, Britney Townsend, Christopher and Jonathan Connally, Jasmine Williams, Walter and Bryan; great-grands, Makela and Cameron Dean; devoted friends, Wendy Clayton and Angel Stover;a host of nieces ,nephews, relatives and friends.
Carlos Antwan Lawson Sr.
His wonderful memories will be cherished by: mother, Dianne Keen (Benjamin), children, Carlos Antwan Jr., and Halexia Felder; fiance, Tawasha Henry, sister, Lawanda Mann; brothers, Gregory Lawson (Kenetria), Erin Lawson (Melissa), Travis Lawson, Shavoy'e Lawson, Marvin Dessau, Terell Hill; aunts, Tonya Hayward, Belinda Sturn (Gregory), Lutricia Thomas (Eddie), Felicia Haywad; uncles, Jerome Haywad (Amelia), Earl Chapman (Chevett), Casey Hayward (Takesia), Wallace Lawson (Glenda), Robert Lawson (Vanessa), Eddie Keen (Charloyne); a special devoted friend, Carmelo Hanson; a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and other friends.
Tommy's life legacy will forever be cherished by, children, Tammy Andrews (Eddie), Felecia Brown, Angelo Brown, Tommy Donte Brown; grandchildren, Terez and Perez Cowan; siblings, James T. Brown (Joyce), Mamie Ross (Roy), Willie Marshall Brown, Veronica Sheppard (Oscar), Brenda Brown and Ameenah Cabiness (William); aunts, Ethel Sutton and Geri McGhee; two special friends, Marvin Jerome Bradford (Du) and James Willingham (Bro); a host of grandchildren,nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
In Loving Memory Ola Mae Mace
Survivors,sons,Jimmie Lee Mace,Jessie Lee Mace;Daughters,Lavern Hood,Sarah Scott,(George)Gloria Daniel(Robert),Alice Mace Fann(Timothy);Sister in-laws,Sammie L.Billings,Mildred Mace,Mae Billings,Pearl Billings; 57 grandchildren; a host of nieces,nephews,relatives and friends.
Survivors,mother,Christine Lester;two children, Monique Lester and Demetrius (Tomeeko);Grandchildren,Pamela Bembry,Douglas Bembry,Jr.,Lakeshia Grego,Jasmine Lester,Deona Lester,Demetrius Lester,Jr.,Robyn Grego and Prince Lester;siblings,Matthew Sheffield,Juulia Moon,Christine Gibson,Rhetta Porter,Gwen Grace,Sinclair (Heather) Lester,Darren (Vivian) Lester and Betty Lester. One Uncle Henry Bishop;one aunt,Hattie Lester; a host of grandchildren, nieces,nephews,relatives and friends.
Willie Neal Thomas
Cherishing Willie's legacy of unconditional love, positive regards for all and stretched hands of help and support are her children, Mary Lawson, Beverly Felder and James Thomas; siblings, Mildred Asbury, Benjamin Brown, Elizabeth Brown, Isaac Brown (Gwen), David Brown (Dollie) and Priscilla Adams; grandchildren, Dontarrious Thomas, Kiara Felder and Jakeria Thomas; sisters in-law,, Marva Jean Thomas, Mary Phillips, and Lizzie Thomas; brother in-law, Alfonia Thomas (Minnie), Thomas (Ollie); a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Survivors,brothers,Lloyd Stripling,Kenneth Stripling (Charlottee),Tracy Stripling (Angela);brother-in-law,Ray Wells;and sister law,Valerie Stripling;Mother Kate Stripling,Sisters,Mary Alice Greer (Paul),Ann Collier,Angela Wells,Kathryn Stripling,Cynthia Carswell;two sisters-in-law:Phyllis Stripling and Dorothy Stripling;several aunts,uncles,nieces,nephews,cousins,and friends.
Henry L. Thomas, Sr.
His memory will always be cherished by , his loving wife, Jannie D. Thomas; children, Drunelle Ferguson (Andrew) , SFC (Ret) Henry I. Thomas, Jacqueline Ambler (James), Patricia Mitchell, Laverne Parker (Fredrick), Sally Davis, Deryle Holmes (Regina), Archie Thomas, Carl Thomas, SFC (Ret) Ricky Thomas (Kimberly), Bruce Holmes (Brenda), Benjamin Holmes (Barbara), LTC Stephen Thomas (Juanita),Tammie S. Clark,; step-daughters, Janet F. Little and Bernice Holmes (James); sister and brothers, Catherine Everette, Josephine Allen, Vera Felder (Enoch), Blake Thomas (Viola) and Benjamin Thomas (Ruth); sister and brother in-laws, Amanda Gilbert, Inez Aycock (Melvin), Jerome West (Ella) and Freddie Dunn and a devoted friends, Fred Hill and Deacon Evan Haugabook (Helen); 37 grandchildren; 47 great-grandchildren; 3 great-greatgrandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife of forthy-three years, Bernice R. Norwood; children, daughters, Lynette Norwood, Chesapeake, VA, Vivian Hall, Detroit, MI, Gwendolyn Jemmot, Syracuse, NY, Deborah Heights (Thermond), McDonough, GA, Altrina Norwood, Perry, GA; sons, Rev. Randolph Norwood (Myrtice), Reynolds, GA, Keith Norwood, SR, Clovis, N. M., Kenneth Norwood, SR, Savannah, GA, Michael Norwood, SR, (Glyanda)Fayetteville, N. C.; sisters, Justine Norwood and Vivian Cainion (Joe), Perry, GA and Annie Solomon, Kathleen, GA; brother, Clarence Norwood (Marjorie), Perry, GA; a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.