Friday, December 8, 2017

MR. THADDUS JEFFERSON WHEELER

Mr. Thaddus Jefferson Wheeler, 75 of Meansville, GA, died Thursday, December 7, 2017, at Upson Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Wheeler was born December 24, 1941, in Spalding County to the late Thomas Jefferson and Oma Wheeler. He worked for Thomaston Mills in the Quiller Room and as a Truck driver, he was also a bus driver for Pike County Schools, member of Vega Community Church, and Veteran of the U.S. Army.

He is survived by his wife, Annie Jean Wheeler of Meansville; son, Tony (Marlene) Wheeler of Thomaston; sister, Debra Adams of Thomaston; brother, William "Buster" (Geraldine) Wheeler of Thomaston; grandchildren, Nathan (Crystal) Wheeler, and Cody (Taylor) Wheeler; great-grandchildren, Mabrey Alice Wheeler, Summer Raybon Wheeler, Autumn Marie Wheeler, and Ashtynn Grace Wheeler. He is preceded in death by his brother, Larry Lamar Wheeler.

Funeral services for Mr. Wheeler will be held on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Vega Community Church, with burial to follow in Vega Community Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 4:00 - 6:00 PM at Coggins Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Thomaston Foster Parents Association, 353 Colquitt St, Thomaston GA 30286.

MRS. DOROTHY IDELLE CHAMBLEY

Mrs. Dorothy Idelle Chambley, age 79, of Barnesville Ga, died Thursday, December 7, 2017, at Heritage Inn in Barnesville.

Mrs. Chambley was born in Eastman GA. to the late Harlow and Ada Howard. She retired form the William Carter Company with over 27 years of service, formerly a Pink Lady with Upson Regional Medical Center, and was of the Baptist faith.

Mrs. Chambley is survived by her daughters, Lisa (David) O'Berry of Baxley GA and Pam Ogilvie of Barnesville GA; sons, Mike (Lindy) Dinkins of Griffin, Mark Dinkins of Barnesville, and Jeff Chambley of Barnesville; sisters, Eudene Pitts of Thomaston, Betty Joyce (Butch) Wright of Thomaston, and Linda (Horace) Gros of New Orleans LA; brothers, Bill (Elanore) Howard of Reno NV, and Bob (Annie Ruth) Howard of McDonough GA; numerous grand and great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her grandson, Steven Bond.

Funeral services for Mrs. Chambley will be held on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Lamar Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 9, 2017, from 1:00 - 2:00 PM at Coggins Funeral Home.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

MICHAEL DESEL PERRY

Michael DeSel Perry, age 65, of Thomaston died Monday at his residence.

Funeral services will be held Friday, December 8, 2017 at 2:00 PM in the
Chapel of Fletcher-Day Funeral Home. Pastor Teddy Hardeman will officiate.

Interment will follow in the Crystal Hill Cemetery. The Family will receive
friends at Fletcher-Day Funeral Home. Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM. Fletcher-Day Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

Condolences and remembrances may be expressed at  www.fletcherdayfuneralhome.com

Monday, December 4, 2017

MR. EDWARD ASBURY WHITMIRE

Mr. Edward Asbury Whitmire, age 87, died Sunday, December 3, 2017, at Oconee Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Whitmire was born June 24, 1930, in Toccoa GA, to the late Yoda and Pearl Davis Whitmire. He was owner/operator of Whitmire's Restaurant, and Tasty Freeze; member of Valley Grove Baptist Church, and U.S. Navy Veteran of the Korean Conflict.

He is survived by his wife, Susan Whitmire of Thomaston; sons, Alan (Dinah) Whitmire of Thomaston and Brad (Laurie Ann) Whitmire of Thomaston; sisters, Polly Snider of Toccoa GA and Mertis Moore of South Carolina; brothers, Truitt (Barbara) "Babs" Whitmire of Tennessee and Richard (Kathy) Whitmire of California; sister-in-law, Shirley Whitmire of Athens Ga; 4 grandchildren, Daniel Alan (Jennifer) Whitmire, Paul Edward Whitmire, Nickolaus Bradley Whitmire, and Rachel Nicole Whitmire. He is preceded in death by his brothers, Robert Whitmire and Quinton Whitmire; and sister, Lillian Mitchell.

Funeral services for Mr. Whitmire will be held on Thursday, December 7, 2017, at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Crystal Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Thursday December 7, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers donations maybe made to the Georgia War Veterans Home at 2249 Vinson Highway Milledgeville Ga. 31061.

Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements!!!!!!!!!

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

MRS. LOUISE FERRELL HUGULEY

Mrs. Louise Ferrell Huguley, 94, of Thomaston, died Wednesday, November
29th, 2017 at Riverside Health and Rehab. 

Funeral services for Mrs. Huguley will be held on Friday, December 1st, 2017 at 11:00 AM at the First Baptist Church of Thomaston with Rev. Bill Barber officiating. A private entombment will follow in the Upson Memorial Gardens Mausoleum. 

The family of Mrs. Huguley will receive friends at Fletcher-Day Funeral Home on Thursday from 5 until 6:00 PM. 

Mrs. Huguley was born in Cardova, AL, on March 2nd, 1923. She was a graduate of R. E. Lee High School and was a well-known seamstress who worked out of her home. Mrs. Huguley was a member of the First Baptist Church and kept the newborn nursery for over 25 years. 

Mrs. Huguley is survived by two daughters, Denise (Tim) Lewis and Mary Elva Bucy, both of
Thomaston; a son, T. R. "Dick" Huguley of Carrollton; two granddaughters, Kelli (Jordan) Lewis Daniels of Forsyth and Mary Katelyn Lewis of Atlanta; and two great-granddaughters whom she adored, Ella Kate and Reece Sullivan Daniels. 

Fletcher-Day Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Condolences and remembrances may be expressed at www.fletcherdayfuneralhome.com

Monday, November 27, 2017

MR. ADOLPHUS "DOC" EUGENE BAILEY

Mr. Adolphus "Doc" Eugene Bailey, 85, of Thomaston, died Friday, November 24, 2017, at Upson Regional Medical Center. 

Funeral Services will be held Sunday, November 26, 2017, at Shiloh Baptist Church, at 2:00 PM. A visitation will be held on Saturday, November 25, 2017, from 6:00 - 8:00 PM, at Fletcher-Day Funeral home. 

Memorial contributions may be made to the Thomaston Upson Arts Council, P.O. box 211 Thomaston, GA. 30286.

Fletcher-Day Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Condolences and remembrances may expressed at www.fletcherdayfuneralhome.com

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Mrs. Ruth Evans Hammond

Mrs. Ruth Evans Hammond, age 101, of Thomaston GA, died Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at Riverside Health & Rehab.

Mrs. Hammond was born April 27, 1916, in Heflin AL, to the late Parson T. and Cordelia Ann Evans. She worked for B.F. Goodrich's Martha Mills in the Spinning Room for 35 years, then was a nurse for 20 years, and was a member of the Silvertown Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Marcus Leroy Hammond. Survivors are her daughters, Nancy (Charles) Hammond Meeks of Lithonia GA, and Cordelia Ann Jackson of Alpharetta GA; son, Benjamin L. (Coleeta V.) Hammond of Birmingham AL; sister, Grace Gaskill; 5 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Mrs. Hammond will be held on Monday, November 27, 2017, at 2:00 PM at Silvertown Baptist Church, with burial to follow in Upson Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Monday, November 27, 2017, form 1:00 - 2:00 PM at Coggins Funeral Home.

Friday, November 17, 2017

MR. JAMES ERNEST "JIMMY" BUTTS

Mr. James Ernest "Jimmy" Butts, 74, of Thomaston, died Friday, November 17,
2017, at Molena Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held Sunday,
November 19, at 3:00 PM, at The Gathering. Interment will follow in
Friendship Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church
on Sunday afternoon from 2:00 until the funeral hour. Fletcher-Day Funeral
Home is in charge of all arrangements.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

TERESA DAWN HILLEY

Teresa Dawn Hilley, age 38, of Thomaston Ga, died Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at Upson Regional Medical Center.

Miss Hilley was born October 27, 1979, in Upson County to Larry and Elaine Hilley Jr. She was of the Baptist Faith.

She is survived by her parents, Larry and Elaine Hilley Jr of Thomaston; son, Walter E. Standard Jr of Thomaston; and grandmother, Winfried Standard of Thomaston. She is preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Larry and Thelma Hilley Sr.

Funeral services for Miss Hilley will be held on Thursday, November 16, 2017, at 3:00 PM in the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Crystal Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday, November 16, 2017, from 2:00 - 3:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Upson Humane Society, P.O. Box 1152, Thomaston GA 30286.