Friday, August 17, 2018

MR. RUSSELL LEON TAYLOR

Mr. Russell Leon Taylor age 77 of Culloden Ga, died Thursday August 16, 2018 at Upson Regional Medical Center. 

Mr. Taylor was born on March 17, 1941 in Jonesboro Ga, to the late Lloyd Taylor and the late Gadie May Taylor. He worked as a painter and contractor for many years. Mr. Taylor served his country in the U.S. Navy. He was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include his wife Mrs. Lynda Taylor, daughter Mrs. Caroline Denise Crisp, step daughter Mrs. Tammy Harrell, son Mr. Rusty Taylor, step son Mr. Todd Albritton, brothers Mr. Paul Taylor, Mr. Leslie Taylor, sister Mrs. Betty Hoy, 5 grandchildren and many great grandchildren.

Graveside Services will be held on Saturday August 18, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in Crystal Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Saturday August 18, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

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

MISS BRIDGET NICOLE REDDING

Miss Bridget Nicole Redding, 19, of Thomaston, died Tuesday, August 14,
2018, at her residence. Arrangements for Miss Redding will be announced
later by Fletcher-Day Funeral Home.

Monday, August 13, 2018

MRS. NORMA JEAN HODGE

Mrs. Norma Jean Hodge age 83 of Thomaston Ga, died Sunday August 12, 2018 at her residence. 

Mrs. Hodge was born on September 28, 1934 in Greenbrier Missouri to the late James and Pearl Harrell Owens. She worked as the Head Registrar with Upson County for many years. Mrs. Hodge was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband Mr. Joel Hodge Jr. of Thomaston Ga, sons Mrs. Gary (Gayle) Eaker of Gadsden Al, Mr. Joel (Kim) Hodge of Houston Tx, brothers Mr. Ken Owens of IL, Mr. Gerald Owens of Mo, sisters Mrs. Mary Wilton of Mo, Mrs. Rosa Lie Hoffman of Ok, Mrs. Dorothy Bond of Mo, Mrs. Judy Maples of IL, 6 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday August 13, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. from Fellowship Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Sunday August 12, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to a charity of ones choice.
 
Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements!!!!!!!!!!

MRS. NANCY BELL PERRY

Mrs. Nancy Bell Perry age 66 of Thomaston Ga, died Sunday August 12, 2018 at her residence. 

Mrs. Perry was born on January 3, 1952 in Thomaston Ga, to the late Cecil Bell Sr. and the late Naomi Taunton Bell. She worked as a Registered Nurse for many years at Upson Regional Medical Center and Thomaston Hospice. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her brothers Terry Bell and Cecil Bell Jr.

Survivors include her daughter Julie (Kevin Ryals) Dinkins of Thomaston Ga, sons Corey (Blanca Thomas) Dinkins of Lake Dallas Tx, Jed (Tammy) Dinkins of Molena Ga, Nathan Perry of Yatesville Ga, Micah (Kelli) Perry of Barnesville Ga, sisters Jennifer Diane (Ron) Monette of Lapeer Mi, Amy (Jason) Burke of Newnan Ga, sister in law Teresa (Robert) Wilson of Gaines Mi, 12 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild multiple nieces and nephews also survive and a host of special friends and she was a mom to neighborhood children.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday August 15, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. from the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crystal Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Tuesday August 14, 2018 from  6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
 
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300  Jacksonville, FL 32256.
 
Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements!!!!!!!
 
 
 

Thursday, August 9, 2018

MR. LAWRENCE EUGENE HAWKINS

Mr. Lawrence Eugene Hawkins, 81 of Maple Street in Thomaston died August 9, 2018 at his residence.

Funeral services will be Saturday August 11, 2018 2:00 PM at The Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home. Rev. Mickey Corley officiating. Interment will follow in Crystal Hill Cemetery.

Mr. Hawkins was born July 2, 1937 in Butler, GA to the late Charlie and Bessie Winter Hawkins. He was a member of Thomaston First Assembly of God Church and was retired from BF Goodrich with 30 plus years of service.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Maebell Hawkins, sons, Jerry and Alton Nelson, daughters-in-law, Vicky and Marsha Nelson, brothers, Elton, Buddy and Troy Hawkins and his sister, Hazel Quinn.

Survivors include his daughters, Shirley Huckaby (Kenneth Patrick) of Thomaston and Barbara Nelson Cargile of Thomaston, son, Alvin Nelson of Thomaston and sister, Mae Franks of Thomaston, 12 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at Coggins Funeral Home.

 

MR. BOBBY GENE SHAW

Mr. Bobby Gene Shaw, age 84, of Thomaston, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at his residence.

Mr. Shaw was born November 10, 1933, in Upson County to the late Alvah and Louise Shaw. He retired  as an Engineer from the Georgia Department of Transportation and was of the Nazarene faith.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara A. Shaw; daughters, Pam (Jay) Watkins and Bobbie Jo (Shane) Wilson; sister, Mildred Hobbs; brother, Billy Joe Shaw; grandchildren, Kenneth A. (Jackie) Boyt and Janet (Steven) Smith and 4 great-grandchildren. 

Mr. Shaw was preceded in death by his daughter, Patricia Ann Shaw; and sisters, Frances Railey and Mary Ann Stephens

Funeral services for Mr. Shaw will be held on Friday, August 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM in Upson Memorial Gardens Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday, August 9, 2018 from 6:00 - 8:00 PM at Coggins Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.

Monday, August 6, 2018

MR. STEPHEN A. BROWN SR.

Mr. Stephen A. "Steve" Brown, Sr., age 82, of Jeff Davis Road, Thomaston,
died Saturday, August 4, at Navicent Health Medical Center of Central GA, in
Macon. The family will receive friends Tuesday, August 7, from 6 until 8
PM, at Fletcher-Day Funeral Home. Those desiring may make memorial
contributions to the American Lung Association, 2452 Spring Rd., SE, Smyrna,
GA 30080. Fletcher-Day Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

MR. AUBREY ALEXANDER BROWN

Mr. Aubrey Alexander Brown, 86, of Thomaston, died Monday, August 6th, 2018
at the Upson Regional Medical Center.
Funeral services for Mr. Brown will be held on Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
at 4:00 PM in the Chapel of the Fletcher-Day Funeral Home with Rev. Travis
Graham officiating. The family of Mr. Brown will receive friends at
Fletcher-Day Funeral Home on Wednesday from 3:00 PM until the funeral hour.
Fletcher-Day Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Friday, August 3, 2018

MR. CHARLES LARRY WISHAM

Mr. Charles Larry Wisham age 66 of Thomaston Ga, died Thursday August 2, 2018 at Emory University Hospital.

Mr. Wisham was born on November 16, 1951 in Thomaston Ga, to Lillian Marie Fellows Wisham and the late Richard Wisham. He was formerly employed with Martha Mills where he worked in the Purchasing Department for many years. In addition to his father he is preceded in death by his brother Wayne Wisham.

Survivors include his wife Mrs. Susan Pitts Wisham of Thomaston Ga, son Mr. Daniel Wisham of Thomaston Ga, mother Mrs. Lillian Wisham of Thomaston Ga.

Graveside Services will be held on Tuesday August 7, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in Crystal Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Monday August 6, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers the family requested that donations be made to Emory University Hospital at 1364 Clifton Rd. NE, Atlanta Ga. 30322 or to a charity of ones choice

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