October 14, 2004 Issue

Leigh Ann Brett
Mrs. Leigh Ann Brett, 39, of Louisville died Thursday, Oct. 7, 2004, at the Medical College of Georgia.

Mrs. Brett was born June 3, 1965, in Americus to Mr. Lee Murray and Gloria Gardner Jr. She was employed with the Washington County State Prison System as a counselor. She graduated from Thomas Jefferson Academy in 1983 where she participated in softball, basketball and track. She attended ABAC College in Tifton and received her bachelor of science degree from Georgia College in Milledgeville. She was also a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Graveside services were Oct. 11 at 11 a.m. at the Bethesda Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery with Stephen D. Posey speaking.

Survivors include her husband, Ray Brett; a son, Ty Brett; a daughter, Anna Brett; her parents, Murray and Gloria Gardner Jr., Bartow; paternal grandmother, Dorothy Gardner, Plains; maternal grandmother, Vama Stanger, Caldwell, Id.; one brother and sister-in-law, Lee Murray and Jeri Gardner III, Bartow; and eight nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were members of the Thomas Jefferson Academy Football Team, Stephen Logua, J.W. Gordy, Steve Martin, Taylor Seeloff, David Jackson, Rob Holley and Christopher Mathis.

Honorary pallbearers were members of the Thomas Jefferson Academy Football team.

Memorials may be made to Thomas Jefferson Academy, 2264 Hwy. 1 North, Louisville, GA 30434.

Southern Heritage Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Alma Jewell Foshee
Mrs. Alma Jewell Foshee, 86, of Wrens died Friday, Oct. 8, 2004.

Mrs. Foshee, a native of Muscogee County, was a member at First Baptist Church of Columbus. She is preceded in death by her husband, William "Bill" Foshee.

Graveside services were Oct. 10 at 2 p.m. at the Wrens City Cemetery with Dr. James Ford officiating.

Survivors include one son, William D. Foshee III, Dawsonville; and two grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Wrens United Methodist Church Building Fund, 202 Russell St. NW, Wrens, GA 30833; or Wrens Baptist Church Building Fund, 500 N. Main St. NE, Wrens, GA 30833.

James Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.



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