Monday, March 1, 2021

PAMELA TUCK COPPERSMITH

Pamela (Pam) Tuck Coppersmith, age 75, of Thomaston, passed away February 28, 2021, at Providence Healthcare in Thomaston. She was born February 24, 1946, in Milwaukee, WI. Pam worked at Wal-mart in Thomaston for several years. She enjoyed sewing and arts and crafts.

She was preceded in death by her husband Philip W. Coppersmith, Sr., son and daughter-in-law Chuck and Angie Coppersmith, brother David, and sister Marie.

She is survived by her children: Cindy Faris (Chris), Philip Coppersmith, Jr. (Regina), and Debra Costigan; grandchildren: Brittani, Tiffani, Jon, Philip III, Cody, Abby, Sydney, Megan, Michelle, and Angelo; brother: Tom and sister: Brenda; several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

A family memorial service is being planned and will be held at a later date.

MR. MARION CAREY GOINS

Mr. Marion Carey Goins, 81, of Thomaston, died Sunday, February 28. 2021 at his home.

Mr. Goins was born in Columbus on July 29, 1939, the son of the late J. E. and Mary Hand Goins. He and his family moved to Thomaston in 1966 and he was employed as an operator for Southern Natural Gas. He and his wife also operated the Country Heart Collections for nine years, where he served as chief operating officer.

Mr. Goins was a member of the First Baptist Church and served as a Deacon. He was also the maintenance supervisor for the church.

Mr. Goins is survived by his wife, Betty Payne Goins; two children, Lynda (Frank) Jones and Marcus (Cindy) Goins, both of Thomaston; four grandchildren, Nathan (Jessica) Jones, Heather Carmona, Matthew (Helen) Goins, all of Thomaston, and Haylee (Bobby) Bandoji of Franklin; and 17 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a grandchild, Christopher Frank Jones.

The family will hold a private service at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church TV Ministry, 208 South Church St., Thomaston, GA 30286.

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

MR. HILTON ROUGHTON JR

Mr. Hilton Roughton Jr., age 79, of Thomaston, died Sunday, February 28, 2021, at his residence.

Mr. Roughton Jr. was born on August 29, 1941, in Norfolk, VA, to the late Mary Benton Fox. He retired after 20 years of serving his country in the U.S. Army, and fought in the Vietnam War. He is preceded in death by his mother.

Survivors include his sisters, Mary Ann Roughton, Carol Ussery and Linda Faye Booth all of Thomaston.

It was Mr. Hilton's wishes to be cremated.

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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

MRS. JUNE DEAVOURS WORSHAM

Mrs. June Deavours Worsham, age 87, of Thomaston, died Tuesday, February 23, 2021, at Heritage Inn of Barnesville.

Mrs. Worsham was born on July 20, 1933, in Leslie, GA, to the late Loomis E. and Vera Wallace Deavours. At the age of 10 she was baptized at Leslie Baptist Church. She graduated in 1950 from Union High School in Leslie, GA. Mrs. June attended Georgia Southwestern College in Americus, GA for one year, then transferred to Bessie Tift College in 1951 and received a degree in General Science with a Biology major in 1954. On December 19, 1954, she married Grover C. Worsham Jr. in the Leslie Baptist Church, a marriage that lasted 61 and 1/2 years. She taught science in public schools for 30 years; 5 years at Yatesville High, and 24 years at R.E. Lee Institute and one year at another school system. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Thomaston, the UMW, Fellowship Class and served in various positions on committees of the church. Mrs. Worsham was very active in her church, with the Samaritan's Purse Shoe-box Christmas Ministry and an avid Peanut's collector, who traveled around the state doing programs with civic groups and church groups about the Peanut's cartoon and Charles Schulz.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Grover C. Worsham; sisters, Jane Bass, and Mary Owens; brothers, Wallace H. Laramore, and Loomis E. Deavours Jr. Survivors her daughter, Wanda (Frank) Renfroe of Thomaston; son, Wayne Deavours (Becky) Worsham, of Donalsonville GA; granddaughters, Lindsay Worsham (Ben) Dickerson of Nicholson GA, and Logan Worsham (Jamie) Holt of Johns Creek GA; grandson, Ryan Clayton (Georgianne) Renfroe of Anchorage, AK; great-grandsons, Cole, Connor, and Jackson Wayne Dickerson of Nicholson GA; sisters, Joan (Ed) Cordell of Americus GA, Joy (Dewey) Touchton of Deltona FL; sister-in-law, Emma Deavours of Duluth GA; brother-in-law, James Owens of Birmingham AL; also many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great-nephews.

Graveside services will be held on Sunday, February 28, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. in Southview Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday, February 28, 2021, from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. at Coggins Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the First United Methodist Church of Thomaston, 132 Cherokee Rd, Thomaston, GA 30286, or Samaritan's Purse, P.O. Box 3000 Boone, NC 28607.

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MR. WILLIAM E. CHAMBLEY

Mr. William E. "Bill" Chambley, age 83, of Roberta, died Monday, February 22, 2021, at Upson Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Chambley was born on September 14, 1937 to the late Alvah Chambley and the late Ruby Teal Chambley. He was formerly employed with Warner Robins Air Force Base where he worked as an Aircraft Mechanic for 30 plus years and retired from Timco after 20 years. Mr. Chambley was a Mason. He served his country in The United States Air Force.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife Sandra Jean Chambley and brothers Charlie Chambley, Allen Dean "Deelum" Chambley and Rhodon Chambley.

Survivors include his daughters Kembley (Scott) Lingelbach of Tarversville Ga., Tracy (Tim) Pancake of Macon Ga, Christy Renee Chambley of Roberta Ga., brother Ronnie Chambley of Griffin Ga., 7 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren.

Graveside Services will be held on Saturday February 27, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. from Crystal Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Saturday February 27, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

MR. EARNEST JAMES DANIEL JR.

Mr. Earnest James "Jim" Daniel Jr., age 63 of Thomaston Ga., passed away Tuesday February 23, 2021 at Upson Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Daniel was born on July 14, 1957 in New Orleans, LA to Earnest James Daniel Sr. and the late Betty Cammack Daniel. He worked for Interfor as the Head Electrician, and was a member of Smyrna Baptist Church. In addition to his mother he is preceded in death by his step-mother, Janelle Daniel, and sister, Diana Weaver.

Survivors include his father, James Daniel Sr.of Thomaston, wife, Lynn Daniel of Thomaston, daughter, Amanda "Mandy" (Eric) Daniel Knight of Headland, AL, son, James Preston (Courtney) Daniel of Opelika, AL., brother, Dave Daniel of Thomaston, sisters, Sheila (Lee) Hancock of Thomaston, Julie (Randy) Teal of Thomaston, Kay Goodman of Thomaston, grandchildren, Kip Knight, Holly Knight, MacKayla Daniel, Preston Daniel, and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be held on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. from the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

MRS. BARBARA RAGAN YORK

Mrs. Barbara Ragan York age 85 of Thomaston Ga., passed away Monday February 22, 2021 at her residence.

Mrs. York was born on October 21, 1935 in Pike County, to the late Malcolm C Ragan, and the late Mary Weatherly Ragan. She retired from the William Carter Company and was a member of Jeff Davis Baptist Church. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Warren C. York, brothers, Douglas Ragan, Stanley Ragan, and sister, Dorothy Reeves.

Survivors include her daughters, Wanda (Jeff) Smith of Thomaston, Darlene York Lifsey of Thomaston, son, Mike (Beverly) York of Thomaston, 12 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, and 2 Godchildren.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. from Crystal Hill Cemetery.

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Monday, February 22, 2021

MS. BRENDA LOWE BOYT

Mrs. Brenda Lowe Boyt age 75 of Meansville Ga., passed away Saturday February 20, 2021 at her residence.

Mrs. Boyt was born on December 15, 1945 in Thomaston Ga, to the late Edward Lowe and the late Lillian Birdsong Lowe. She was formerly employed with 1888 Mills and Sherilynn where she was the Supervisor over the Sewing Department. Mrs. Boyt was a member of Lighthouse Pentecostal Church. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Elmo Boyt, grandson Chais Boyt and numerous siblings.

Survivors include her daughter Lori (Jeannie) Boyt of Thomaston Ga., sons Chris (Cathy) Boyt of Thomaston Ga., Dale (Kayla) Boyt of Thomaston Ga., brothers Ronnie (Teresa) Lowe of Thomaston Ga., Ray (Susie) Lowe of Thomaston Ga., sisters Sheila Holtapp of Griffin Ga, Susie (Jack) Boyt of Thomaston Ga., Gloria (Conrad) Smith of Thomaston Ga, Janelle (Tommy) Howell of Thomaston Ga., Juanita Morgan of Yatesville Ga., 8 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday February 23, 2021 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 Monday February 22, 2021 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

MR. CHARLIE FRANK LOGAN

Mr. Charlie Frank Logan, 80, of Buckles Road passed on Saturday, February 20th at his residence.

Graveside service will be held on Wednesday, February 24th. at 11:00 A.M. at Southview Cemetery

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, from 1:00 P.M. until 4:30 P.M.

Trice Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.