Obituaries
October 13, 2005 Issue

Marjorie Campbell
Mrs. Marjorie Campbell, 77, of Louisville died Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2005.

Mrs. Campbell was born in Polk County, in Mena, Ark., and was the daughter of the late Ray and Lennie Tate. She was a Baptist and a homemaker.

Graveside services were held Oct. 6 at 10 a.m. at Louisville City Cemetery with the Rev. Larry Montgomery officiating.

Survivors include her son, Brad and Carol Campbell, Louisville; a sister, Madge Hunter, Mena, Ark.; and two grandchildren, April and Julie.

Pallbearers were Jeff McCoy, Glenn Davis, Lee Mobley, Kenneth Bond, Larry Stanley and Jim Crawford.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 325 8th St., Augusta, GA 30901.

James Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


Turner Louis Hines
Mr. Turner Louis Hines died Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2005, in Hinesville.

Mr. Hines, a native of Jefferson County, was a 1967 graduate of Jefferson County High School. He retired from the U.S. Army after over 21 years of service.

The funeral was Oct. 9 at 2 p.m. at the Mt. Olive Baptist Church and Cemetery with full military honors with the Revs. Justin Scott and Willie D. Blockum officiating.

Survivors include his wife, Bertha Williams Hines, Louisville; three sons, Carl and Carlos Hines, Anchorage, Alaska, and Terrance Hines, Hinesville; a special friend, Connie Hill, Hinesville; three brothers, Charles Hines, Miami, Fla., Tommie Hines, El Paso, Tx., and Carl Hines, Panama City, Fla.; five sisters, Della Halloway, Hephzibah, Deloris Hines, Barbara Gamble, Louisville, Bernice Lane, Augusta, and Dot Cody, Wrightsville; two grandchildren; and several other relatives.

Davis Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


Nannie Mae Landrum
Mrs. Nannie Mae Landrum, 85, of Thomson died Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2005, in Beverly Manor Convalescent Center in Augusta.

Mrs. Landrum, a native of Glascock County, had lived in Thomson most of her life. She worked for Thomson Company for many years and retired as a line supervisor from Garland Knitting Mills in Warrenton. She was a member of Sweetwater Baptist Church.

Graveside services were Oct. 8 at 3 p.m. in the Westview Cemetery with Elder Michael Landrum officiating.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Horace and Margie Landrum, Jackson, S.C.; four grandchildren, Michael and Beth Landrum, Houston, Tex., Michelle and Kirk Cross, Holly, Mich., Melinda and Frank Moroz, Martinez, and Marty and Lisa Landrum, Jackson; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Curtis Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


Mary L. Messer Perdue
Mrs. Mary L. Messer Perdue, 66, of Augusta died Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2005.

Mrs. Perdue was born in Baton Rouge, La. She was a member of Bethel Methodist and the Augusta First Church of the Nazarene.

The funeral was Oct. 8 at 1 p.m. at Poteet Funeral Home, South Chapel, with the Revs. Larry Sneed and Paul Moore officiating.

Survivors include her husband, Wilbur Perdue; her daughter, Carolyn Runnels and Roger Davis, Tellico, Tenn.; her son, Harold Lloyd Runnels, Augusta; brothers, Cornelius Bernard Messer, Aiken, and Vinson Fredrick Messer, Wrens; sisters, Catherine Josephine Tondu, Jackson, S.C., and Carolyn Louise Messer, New Ellenton, S.C.; five grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, GA 30909.

Poteet Funeral Homes, Augusta, was in charge of the arrangements.


Nell Palmore Suggs
Mrs. Nell Palmore Suggs, 79, of Millen died Friday, Oct. 7, 2005 at Burke Medical Center in Waynesboro.

Mrs. Suggs was the daughter of the late Grover Cleveland and Eanne Hall Faiford. She worked as a presser at Swainsboro Sportswear. She was a member of the West Millen Baptist Church, the Senior Sunday School Class, the Edith Cavell Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 193 and a former dual member of the Sardis Chapter Number 382 in Sardis.

The funeral was Oct. 10 at 11 a.m. at Southern Heritage Funeral Home with the Rev. Alan Suddards officiating. The Order of the Eastern Star held their service at this time as well. Burial was in Moxley Cemetery.

Survivors include two daughters, Iva Suddars, Augusta, Cindi Gould, Statesboro; two sons, Boyd Palmore, Dellwood, and Ralph Palmore, Wrens; one sister, Rhobie Stroud, Swainsboro; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 515 Denmark Street, Suite 500, Statesboro, GA 30458, or to Gideons International, P.O. Box 365, Swainsboro, GA 30401.

Southern Heritage Funeral Home, Swainsboro, was in charge of the arrangements.


Susie Bell Walden
Mrs. Susie Bell Walden, 90, of Louisville died Monday, Oct. 3, 2005, at University Hospital in Augusta.

Mrs. Walden, a native of Jefferson County, was a homemaker and a member of the Jones Grove Baptist Church where she served on the Usher Board for many years. She was also a member of the Usher's Union, Lone Star Society of Galilee, Rising Star Chapter #31, Order of Eastern Star, Louisville Women Saving Club and the Louisville Community Club for many years.

The funeral was Oct. 8 at 1 p.m. at Jones Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerry Dudley officiating.

Survivors include her son, John (Annie) Walden, Wrens; her adopted children, Cedrick Sanders, Kendrick Sanders, LaShunda "Nickie" Cooper, Louisville; and several other relatives.

Davis Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


Irma Robert Wilcher
Mrs. Irma Robert Wilcher, 97, of Gibson died Thursday, Oct. 6, 2005, at Gibson Health and Rehab Center.

Mrs. Wilcher, a native of Gibson, was a longtime member of the Gibson United Methodist Church and a school teacher. She is preceded in death by her husband, Mr. J.A. Wilcher.

Graveside services were Oct. 8 at 3 p.m. in the Gibson City Cemetery with the Rev. Griffin Thompson officiating.

Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Joan W. and Charlie Iddins, Tucker; one son, Mr. Jerry and Bette Wilcher, Evans; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Glascock County Concerned Citizens, c/o Mrs. Corene Chalker, 3037 Bastonville Rd., Gibson, GA 30810.

Sheppard Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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