Obituaries
February 28, 2002 Issue

Elisabet Finch Brewton

Mrs. Elisabet Finch Brewton, 63, of Louisville died Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2002, at University Hospital, Augusta.

Mrs. Brewton, a native of Ashtabula, Ohio, was a retired accountant and a member of St. Mary Magdalene Episcopal Church.

The funeral was Feb. 22 at St. Mary Magdalene Episcopal Church with the Rev. Sonia Sullivan and Father Ron Southerland officiating. Burial was in the Louisville City Cemetery.

Survivors include her husband, George R. Brewton Sr.; two daughters, Robin W. Cason, Thomson, and Terri L. Walker, Augusta; two sons, George R. Brewton Jr., San Diego, Calif., and Marc R. Brewton, Stone Mountain; and three grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Robert Cooper, David Lurie, Bill Kitterman, Al Thomas, Joe Culvern and Max Eugster.

Memorials may be made to St. Mary Magdalene Episcopal Church, 321 West 7th St., Louisville, Ga. 30434.

Johnson-Grier Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


Ivan Farthing

Mr. Ivan Farthing of Wrens died Friday, Feb. 22, 2002.

Mr. Farthing was a member of Crossroads Evangelism Church. He was a retired truck driver for Howard Sheppard.

The funeral was Feb. 24 at 1 p.m. at James Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Bill Arrington officiating.

Survivors include his wife, Woudia Farthing; a daughter, Sonya Miller; three sons, Mike Farthing, Hollywood, Fla., Tom Farthing, Sandersville, and John Hayes, Running Springs, Calif.; a stepdaughter, Sonia Barnes, Wrens; a stepson Tim Prickett, Canada; 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.


Eva Neal Womack

Mrs. Eva Neal Womack, 85, of Gibson died Monday, Feb. 18, 2002, at University Hospital.

Mrs. Womack, a native of Warren County, was retired from Stapleton Garment Company and was a member of Mill Creek Baptist Church.

The funeral was Feb. 21 at 11 a.m. at Mill Creek Baptist Church, Mitchell, with the Rev. Donald Reeves officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Survivors include a son, David Thomas Womack, Augusta; a daughter, Ann Kent, Warner Robins; two sisters, Annie Shaffner and Mary Dye of Ohio; and three grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Ronnie Shelton, Willis Johnson, Scott Lamb, Hubert Pulliam, Jerry Snider and Marion Snider.

Lowe Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


Clara Davis Daniel

Mrs. Clara Davis Daniel, 65, of Avera died Friday, Feb. 15, 2002, in the Medical College of Georgia Hospital.

The funeral was Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. at the Springfield African Methodist Episcopal Church with Elders C.B. Durden and LaVelton Daniel officiating. Burial was in Magnolia Baptist Church Cemetery.

Survivors include her husband, Sammy Daniel; five sons, Bishop James Daniel, Dennis Daniel and Terry Daniel of New Orleans, La., Sammy Bernard Daniel of Macon, and Harry Daniel of Atlanta; one sister, Mrs. Thelma Lane, Louisville; two brothers, Mr. Homer Davis, Avera, and Mr. Jimmie Davis, Stapleton; 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Eddie Lane, Clayton Dawson, Lewis Daniel, Anthony Davis, Michael Roberts and Mervin Lane.

Freeman's Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


Woodie Coleman

Mr. Woodie Coleman, 74, of Brandon, Fla., died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2002.

Mr. Coleman, a native of Jefferson County, had lived in Fla. for the past 35 years. He was a member of Southside Baptist Church and owner of a furniture store in Brandon.

Graveside services were held Feb. 21 at 2 p.m. at Wadley City Cemetery with the Rev. Ray Jenkins officiating.

Survivors include his wife, Sadie Ruth Coleman; two sons, Randy Coleman, Riverview, Fla., and Donny Coleman, Valrico, Fla.; two daughters, Debbie Alderman, Germanton, N.C., and Pam Hernandez, Lithia, Fla.; a sister, Molly Louise McNeely, Louisville; and eight grandchildren.

Smith Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


Billy James

Mr. Billy James, 62, of Wrens died Friday, Feb. 22, 2002, at Doctors Hospital.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Marie James, his father, Raley James, a sister, Margaret J. McNair, and a brother, Roy James.

The funeral was Feb. 24 at 3 p.m. at Wrens Baptist Church with the Revs. Race Lariscy and Roy White and Dr. Julian West officiating. Burial was in the Mount Horeb Baptist Church Cemetery.

Survivors include his daughter, Sharon McVay of Evans; two brothers, Calvin James, Matthews, and Ray James, Wrens; three grandchildren; and a very special friend, Carolyn Cowart.

Pallbearers were John Lilly, Mark Harnage, Hyland Moore, Bill Timms, Frank Chance, Ray Hunnicutt, Randy Gay and Ricky James.


Betty Harvey Farmer

Mrs. Betty Harvey Farmer of New York, N.Y., died Saturday, Feb. 11, 2002.

Mrs. Farmer, a native of Jefferson County, was a member of Christ Pentecostal Temple in N.Y. where she served as one of the greatest Missionary leaders in New York and Ontario District Council. She established weekly morning prayer vigil, CPT Outreact and CPT Women's Choir.

The funeral was Feb. 21 at 3 p.m. at the Stone Springfield A.M.E. Church and Cemetery, Stapleton.

Survivors include her husband, Willie Edward Farmer; a son, Derrick Farmer, NY; a brother, Walter Avery of Fla.; and seven grandchildren.

Davis Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.



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