Wednesday, December 5, 2018

KELLI LEA ARGO RAMSEY

Kelli Lea Argo Ramsey, 57 of Thomaston died December 4, 2018 at Brightmoor Hospice in Griffin, GA .
Funeral services will be Friday December 7, 2018 4:00 PM at Mountain View Baptist Church with cremation to follow.
Mrs. Ramsey was born January 9, 1961 in Upson Co. to the late Leonard Lamar and Iris Hunt Argo. She was a member of Mountain View Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Kevin Argo
Survivors include her daughters, Carmen Elizabeth Mack and her husband Darius of Ellenwood, GA and Candice Brooke Chaffin and her husband Brandon of Thomaston, sister, Terri Bridges and her husband Mike of Thomaston, grandchildren, Brandy Parsons, Cameron Chaffin and Kiersten Chaffin.
The family will receive friends Thursday December 6, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Coggins Funeral Home.
Those desiring, please make memorials to Mountain View Baptist Church, 2569 Jeff Davis Rd. Thomaston, GA 30286.
 
Coggins Funeral Home
321 Hannahs Mill Rd.
Thomaston, GA 30286
706-647-9681
706-647-2336 fax
cogginsfuneralhome@charter.net

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

MRS. ANNE DOOLITTLE BUTTS

Mrs. Anne Doolittle Butts age 73 of Thomaston Ga, died Sunday December 2, 2018 at her residence. 

Mrs. Butts was born on February 17, 1945 in Thomaston Ga, to the late James W. Doolittle and the late Ellen Johnson Doolittle. She was the co founder of Thomaston Hospice where she worked for many years. Mrs. Butts was a member of Mountain View Baptist Church, American Nursing Association and Hospice Nurse Certification. She was instrumental in getting the first mental health chapter in Upson County. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Willis Eugene Butts.

Survivors include her daughters Lisa Anne Butts of Thomaston Ga, Kayla (Yancey) Bell of Thomaston Ga, siblings Janice (Gary) Lutke of Thomaston Ga, Mark (Sharon) Doolittle of Destin Fl, Tim Doolittle of Meansville Ga, grandchildren Chasity (Kenny) Raybon, Cody Bell, Austin Bell, Mackenzie Bell, great grandchildren Rilee Raybon, Jaxson Raybon, Trenton Raybon, special friends Ann McDaniel, Deborah Dunnahoo, Mary Nell Reeves.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday December 6, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. from Mountain View Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Southview Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Wednesday December 5, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Thomaston Hospice at 512 South Center St. Thomaston Ga. 30286.
 
Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements!!!!!!!!!!
 
Coggins Funeral Home 
321 Hannahs Mill Road
Thomaston, GA 30286
706-647-9681

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

MR .KENNETH HOWARD REEVES

Mr. Kenneth Howard Reeves, age 76, of Thomaston died Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at his residence. 

Mr. Reeves was born in Thomaston to the late Eustace Hoke and Bessie Brown Reeves. He retired from Georgia Department of Transportation as Traffic Operations Engineer, was a Veteran of the Georgia National Guard, and member of Clark's Chapel Baptist Church. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife Shelby Reeves, brothers Earl Reeves, Larry Reeves, sister Maxine Sollenberger.

Survivors include his daughter Alyson (Gunner) Winston of Los Angeles CA, son Kevin Reeves of Thomaston GA, sister Mary Nell Reeves of Thomaston GA, 2 grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday November 30, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. from Mountain View Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Upson Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Thursday November 29, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Gideon's International at PO Box 140800 Nashville, TN.

 
 
Coggins Funeral Home
321 Hannahs Mill Rd.
Thomaston, GA 30286
706-647-9681
706-647-2336 fax
cogginsfuneralhome@charter.net

MR. BOBBY FRED EDMONDSON

Mr. Bobby Fred Edmondson, age 84, of Thomaston died Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at his residence.

He had been married to his wife, Helen Edmondson for 63 years this past June. She preceded him in death. He was Owner/Operator of Edmondson's Heating and Air Conditioning Service, member and deacon of Northside Baptist Church.

Mr. Edmondson is preceded in death by his son-in-law, Carey Ellerbee. He is survived by his daughter, Tracy Ellerbee; sons, Neal (Kay) Edmondson and Baxter (Trisa) Edmondson; grandchildren, Jason Edmondson, Adam Edmondson, Nick Hemby, Casey Ellerbee, Carson Ellerbee, Kris Edmondson, and Kelly Teal; great-grandchildren, Lindsey & Cooper Edmondson, Avery Edmondson, Nash Hemby, Kyia Ellerbee, Jaci Taylor, Charlee Kate Ellerbee, Emilee Reese Ellerbee, Jaxson & Jasper Teal, David, Rebecca & Turner McConnell.

Funeral services for Mr. Edmondson will be held Thursday, November 29, 2018, at 6:30 PM in the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home. The family will receive friends on Thursday, November 29, 2018, form 5:00 - 6:30 PM. 

In Lieu of flowers and food, the family is requesting memorial contributions to Northside Baptist Church 423 E County Rd, Thomaston, GA 30286.
 
 
Coggins Funeral Home 
321 Hannahs Mill Road
Thomaston, GA 30286
706-647-9681

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

MRS. DEBORAH KAYE BLACKSTON

Mrs. Deborah Kaye Blackston, 62 of Thomaston died November 26, 2018 at Upson Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Blackston was born on September 2, 1956 in Butler Ga, to the late John Blackston and the late Dorothy Kate Blackston. She worked for the William Carter Company as a shipping supervisor and later worked at Quad Graphics in the finishing department until her retirement. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her brother David Lamar Hemby.

Survivors include her daughters Kelli Christina Smith of Thomaston Ga, Krystal Dawn Smith of Thomaston Ga, Katie (Luke) Heinrich of Thomaston Ga, brothers Jimmy Hemby of Saint Augustine Fl, Marty Blackston of Lagrange Ga, grandchildren Tyler Keith Page, Karli (Zack) Tyler, Austin Cade Smith, Robert "Bubba" Chunn, Luke Cole Heinrich, Brayden Ray Rathburn, great grandchild Jaxton Cash Tyler.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday November 30, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Thursday November 29, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
 
Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements!!!!!!!!!!!!
 
Coggins Funeral Home 
321 Hannahs Mill Road
Thomaston, GA 30286
706-647-9681

Monday, November 26, 2018

BERTHA RUTH OLIVER

Bertha Ruth Oliver, 87, passed away peacefully at home on August 12, 2018. 

A memorial service will be held Friday December 28, 2018 10:00 AM in the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends following the service.

She was born in Thomaston, Georgia to the late George and Nellie Mayers Cavander on February 3, 1931. She was also predeceased by her husband, James D. Oliver, Sr. Bertha loved life and spending time with her family, she enjoyed having fun but also loved her personal time reading her books.

Left to cherish her memory is her loving sons, George Oliver and his wife Cindy, and James Oliver Jr. grandchildren, Monica Oliver, Melinda Abinal, Jamie Oliver, and Brandy Oliver, great-grandchildren, Destiny Oliver and Marianne Abinal, and sisters, Betty Mewbourn and Josey Andrews.
 
You may sign the online guest book and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mrs. Oliver by visiting the Coggins Funeral Home website at www.cogginsfuneralhome.com.
 

MR. JONATHAN PERRY

Mr. Jonathan Perry, age 34, of Thomaston, died Thursday, November 22, 2018, at his residence.

Funeral services for Mr. Perry will be announced later.

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

MR. TONY LEE DINKINS

Mr. Tony Lee Dinkins age 80 of Thomaston Ga, died Thursday November 22, 2018 at Riverside Health and Rehab. 

A visitation will be held Saturday November 24, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Coggins Funeral Home.
Mr. Dinkins will be buried in Crystal Hill Cemetery.

He was born October 5, 1938 in Upson Co., GA to the late Gaines and Tommie Lee Swank Dinkins. He served in the United States Marine Corp during Vietnam, retired from UGA Experiment Station and is of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include his daughter Jan Sollenberger and her husband Mark of Yatesville, brothers, Larry Dinkins and his wife Glenda and Ricky Dinkins and his wife Rosie all of Thomaston, sister, Judy Dinkins of Thomaston, three grandchildren, Jennifer Sollenberger and her husband David, Meagan Beach and her husband (Wesley) and Kelly Blount, seven great-grandchildren, Evan, Bryer, Brylee, Colton, Alice, Chloe and Trey. 

Those desiring, please make memorials to the Upson County Humane Society, 2371 Yatesville Hwy, Thomaston, GA 30286.

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

MR. WILLIAM DAVID VICKERY

Mr. William David Vickery, age 77, of Thomaston, died Thursday, November 22, at Navicent Health, Macon Medical Center.  Funeral servicesfor Mr. Vickery will be held Sunday, November 25, at 3:00 PM, in the chapel of the Fletcher-Day Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday for one hour prior to the service.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to ACTS Outreach of Georgia, c/o Tim Gordy, PO Box 254, Thomaston, GA  30286.  Fletcher-Day Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.