April 19, 2007 Issue

Geneva Wilson Bonse
Mrs. Geneva Wilson Bonse, 86, of Gibson died Thursday, April 12, 2007, at the Gibson Health & Rehabilitation Center.

Mrs. Bonse was a Catholic and a native of Birmingham, Ala.

Survivors include two daughters, Brenda Glae Koch, Thomson, and Rebecca Leanord, Albuquerque, NM; two sons, Thomas Grant Harrell, Stewart, Tenn., and William Herbert Harrell, Clayton, NC; two sisters, Pat Sapp, Melbourne, Fla., and Violet Title, Lake Isabella, Calif.; 18 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Sheppard Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Rose Lea Hall
Mrs. Rose Lea Hall, 66, of Augusta died Wednesday, April 4, 2007.
Mrs. Hall, a native of Thomaston, spent most of her life in Wadley and lived in Augusta for the past four years.

She was a payroll clerk with Carters Mill for 25 years.

She was a member of Lake Park Baptist Church and former member of the Summerton Baptist Church in Midville.

She was predeceased by her husband E.C. “Dave” Hall.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Survivors include one sister, Linda (Earl) Rhodes, Augusta; one brother, Darrell Gresham, Thomaston; sisters-in-law, Annie Ruth (Skeet) Deriso, Bartow, Pat “Gail” Edenfield, Wadley; Linda (Bruce) Logan, Wadley; brothers-in-law, Cliff (Nell) Hall, Wadley, Larry (Brenda) Hall, Wadley; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Lake Park Baptist Church, 211 Milledge Road, Augusta, GA 30904.

Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, Augusta, was in charge of the arrangements.

Minnie Alexander Palmer
Mrs. Minnie Alexander Palmer of Wadley died Wednesday, April 11, 2007.

The funeral was April 11 at 11 a.m. at Old Bethel Baptist Church in Bartow.

Survivors include one daughter-in-law, Mrs. Eloise Alexander; eight grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 22 great-great-grandchildren; and a devoted aunt, Mrs. Addie Smith.

Jogresan Mortuary was in charge of the arrangements.

Willie Palmer
Mr. Willie Palmer of Twin City died Saturday, April 7, 2007, at Twin View Health Care.

Mr. Palmer was a native of Jefferson County.

The funeral was April 11 at 2 p.m. at B.A. Williams Memorial Chapel. Burial was in Mt. Olive Memorial Garden.

Survivors include five sisters, Betty Palmer, Hephzibah, Hattie Curry, Louisville, Catherine Padilla, Atlanta, Daisy Ferguson, Charlotte, NC, and Ida Hamilton, Philadelphia, Pa.; two brothers, William Palmer, Augusta, Larry Palmer, Philadelphia, Pa.; three aunts, Hazel Brown, Augusta, Eddie Stone, Wrens, and Lola Mae Roberts, Avera; and several nieces and nephews.

Williams Funeral Home, Hephzibah, was in charge of the arrangements.

Addie Bell Veasey
Mrs. Addie Bell Veasey, 91, of Crawfordville died Tuesday, April 10, 2007.

Mrs.Veasey is preceded in death by a daughter, Mattie Ella Hill.

Graveside services were held April 13 at 3:00 p.m. at the Springfield Baptist Church, Union Point, with the Rev. James Wright officiating.

Survivors include a son, Willie Milton Veasey (Shawn), Washington; a daughter in heart, Kimberly Leidgertwood (Brett), Lilburn; seven grandchildren; six great grandchildren; three great great grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.

Thomson Funeral System, Thomson, was in charge of arrangements.



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