Tuesday, April 24, 2018

MR. ROLAND TAUNTON

Mr. Roland Taunton, 74, of Thomaston died April 24, 2018 at his residence. 

Mr. Taunton was born on February 16, 1944 in Butler Ga, to the late Wanza Ward Taunton and the late Ludie Corrine Theus Taunton. He was formerly employed with Southern Rock where he worked as a truck driver until his retirement and also worked for Thomaston Electric for ten years. Mr. Taunton was of the baptist faith and a member of the Montgomery Masonic Lodge #31 F&AM and also served as a shriner. He loved western movies and enjoyed being retired.

Survivors include his wife Mrs. Kathy Taunton of Thomaston Ga, sons Mr. Mark A. (Dee) Robinson of Thomaston Ga, Mr. Shane Robinson of Thomaston Ga, brothers Mr. Cecil (Dawn) Taunton of Tn, Mr. Joe (Zetha) Beason of Mi, sister Mrs. Linda (James) Abney of Abbeville Al, grandchildren Dustin Robinson, Katie Legg, Sydney Robinson, Jessica Robinson, great grandchildren Reagan Legg, Parker Scott.

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday April 28, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Antioch Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on on Friday April 27, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
 
Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Monday, April 23, 2018

MR. RYAN REDE ADAMS

Mr. Ryan Rede Adams age 36 of Zebulon Ga, died Saturday April 21, 2018 at his residence. 

Mr. Adams was born on November 15, 1981 in Canyon Tx, to Marlin Curtis Adams and Margaret Dee Lovett Adams. He graduated from Upson Lee Highschool and from Parker Chiropractic College where he received his doctorate. Mr. Adams owned and operated Foundation Chiropractic in Hampton Ga. He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and a member of the Georgia Chiropractic Association.

Survivors include his wife Laura Legg Adams of Zebulon Ga, daughters Claire Adams, Charlotte Adams, Vera Adams all of Zebulon Ga, sons Taylor Adams, Jackson Adams, Joseph Adams, Jude Adams, Harrison Adams all of Zebulon Ga, parents Marlin & Margaret Adams of Thomaston Ga, grandmothers Christine Adams of Meansville Ga, Ellen Lovett of Amirillo Tx, brothers  Brandt (Shannon) Adams of Fayetteville Ga, Neil (Rachel) Adams of Cathige Mo, Caleb (Ellen) Adams of Niles Mi, Loren Adams of Mesa Az, sisters Juliene (Randy) Webb of Pflugerville, Tx, Angela Jensen of Pflugerville, Tx,, Kayle (Jeremy) Brandson of Jerusalem, Kara (Charles) Asbury of Detroit Mi, Amber (Mitchell) Breinholt of Pflugerville Tx, many aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday April 28, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Friday April 27, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
 
Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements!!!!!!!!!!
 
 
 
 
 

Friday, April 20, 2018

MRS. RUBY BAILEY

Funeral Services for Mrs. Ruby Bailey will be held on Sunday April 22, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. from New Hope Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Upson Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Saturday April 21, 2018 from 5-7 p.m. Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

MASTER PRINCETON MICHAEL BRADSHAW

Master Princeton Michael Bradshaw, 2 months and 29 days old, died Friday April 13, 2018 at Upson Regional Medical Center. 

Graveside services will be Wednesday April 18, 2018 4:00 PM at Crystal Hill Cemetery.
The Family will receive friends Wednesday April 18, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Coggins Funeral Home.

Survivors include his mother, Taylor Michelle Bradshaw of Thomaston, maternal grandparents, Michael Wayne Bradshaw and Pamela Benson Johnson both of Jonesboro and maternal great-grandmother, Carolyn Bradshaw of Atlanta, aunts and uncles, Chasity Meeler, Kayla Turner, Tyler Benson and Mitch Bradshaw, numerous cousins also survive.

He was preceded in death by his maternal great-grandparents, Edward Johnson, Shirley Reeves and Elliott Bradshaw.

You may sign the online guest book and share your own special thoughts with the family of Princeton Bradshaw by visiting the Coggins website at 
www.cogginsfuneralhome.com
 

Sunday, April 15, 2018

MR. CECIL DOUGLAS NIX

Mr. Cecil Douglas Nix 66, of Thomaston died April 14, 2018 at Providence Health Care in Thomaston. 

Funeral services will be Monday April 16, 2018 11:00 AM at the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Crystal Hill Cemetery.

Mr. Nix was born June 7, 1951 in Thomaston to Wiley Amealus Nix and the late Ruby Laverne Chamblin Nix. He worked as a self employed plumber.

Mr. Nix was preceded in death by a brother, Wiley Eugene Nix and a sister, Marianne Nix Phagan

Survivors include his father, son, Chad Johnson and his wife Sharmon of Thomaston and grandchildren, Gabby Johnson and Carlea Foster.

The family will receive friends Monday April 16, from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Coggins Funeral Home.

Those desiring, may make memorials to The Upson Cancer Car c/o Cary Pitts 300 Upson Ave. Thomaston, GA 30286.

You may sign the online guest book and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mr. Nix by visiting Coggins Funeral Home website at 
www.cogginsfuneralhome.com.
 

Friday, April 13, 2018

MRS. MILDRED EDMONSON

Mrs. Mildred Edmonson, age 95, of Thomaston Ga, died on Friday, April 13, 2018, at Thomaston Manor. 

Mrs. Edmonson, was born in Reynolds Ga to the late, James Thomas and Georgia Ester Rutherford. She was a Lunch Room worker for Thomaston City Schools for 30 years, and member of Pleasant Hill Primitive Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Albert Lee Edmonson; brothers, Clarence James Rutherford, and Benny Frank Rutherford; and sisters-in-law, Priscilla carter Rutherford and Yvonne Taunton Rutherford. Survivors are her daughter, Gloria (Gene) Salter of Thomaston; son, James Edward "Eddie" (Sandra) Edmonson of Barnesville; sisters, Betty Rutherford Harrison, and Clayra Rutherford both of Thomaston; 3 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchild.

Funeral arrangements to be held on Monday, April 16, 2018, at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Coggins Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Southview Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday, April 16, 2018, form 1:00 - 2:00 PM.

 
 
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321 Hannahs Mill Road
Thomaston, GA 30286
706-647-9681

MR. JAMES PRESTON "CURLY" BLANTON

Mr. James Preston "Curly" Blanton, 92, of Thomaston, died April 12, 2018, at
Riverside Health and Rehab. Funeral services for Mr. Blanton will be held
Sunday, April 15, at 3:00 PM, in the chapel of Fletcher-Day Funeral Home.
Interment will follow in Upson Memorial Gardens. The family will receive
friends at Fletcher-Day Funeral Home Sunday afternoon from 2 until 3 PM .
Fletcher-Day Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

INFANT FAITH ELOISE SMITH

Infant Faith Eloise Smith died April 10, 2018 at Upson Regional Medical Center. 

Funeral services will be Friday April 13, 2018 11:00 AM at Crystal Hill Cemetery.

Survivors include her parents, Joseph Paul and Diana Beth Powers Smith of Manchester, maternal grandparents, Jack and Elaine Bennett of Yatesville and Mr. Kenneth Powers of Gray, GA, paternal grandparents, Jess and Kathy Smith of Twiggs Co. GA, uncles and aunts, Carey Phillips of Manchester, David and Elizabeth Smith, Michael and Jennifer Smith , James and Michelle Smith.

You May sign the online guest book and share your own special thoughts with the family of Faith Eloise Smith by visiting Coggins website at 
www.cogginsfuneralhome.com.
 
 
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MR. JERE PATRICK GREER

Mr. Jere Patrick Greer, 82, of Thomaston, died Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at
Upson Regional Medical Center.
Funeral services for Mr. Greer will be held on Friday, April 13th, 2018 at
2:00 PM at the First Baptist Church with Rev. Bill Barber officiating.
Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery. The family of Mr. Greer will
receive friends in the Church Fellowship Hall on Friday from 1:00 PM until
the funeral hour.
Mr. Greer was born in Buford, GA on October 28, 1935, a son of the late
Walter Clifford and Dorthea Brooks Buice Greer. He attended North Georgia
College, then Mercer University where he played on the baseball team and
earned his Bachelor's Degree. At Mercer he was a member of the Phi Delta
Theta fraternity.
Mr. Greer founded the Jere Greer Store for Men in 1972 and operated the
business until his retirement in 2005.
Mr. Greer was a long-time member of the First Baptist Church in Thomaston
and served in various roles in the life of the church. He was the church
treasurer for many years, served on the Board of Deacons including a term as
vice chairman, also as Sunday School Superintendent, and Sunday School
teacher. 
He was a Mason and was a member of the Kiwanis Club. He will be remembered
as a man who loved his family and his church.
Mr. Greer is survived by his wife, Julia E. Greer; two children, Powell
(Chris) Hosey and Patrick (Lara) Greer, both of Thomaston; a sister, Anne
Mitchell of Buford; and four grandchildren, Mary Beth Hosey, Julianne Hosey,
Tripp Greer and Elliott Greer, all of Thomaston. He is also survived by a
nephew, Jeremy Mitchell; and two nieces, Brooks Anne Vadner and Greer
Christensen. 
He was preceded in death by an infant older brother, Walter Donald Greer; a
sister, Sandra Greer Christensen; and a nephew, Henrik Lee Christensen.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church, 208 South
Church St., Thomaston, GA 30286.
Fletcher-Day Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Condolences and
remembrances may be shared at www.fletcherdayfuneralhome.com