October 8, 2009 Issue

Mr. Eugene “Da Gene” Jackson Sr.
Mr. Eugene “Da Gene” Jackson Sr. of Bartow entered into rest on Friday, Oct. 2, 2009, in Bartow.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009, at 2 p.m. at Jones Chapel CME Church in Bartow, with Rev. Daryl Jackson officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Dora Moore Jackson; children, Eugene (Orlanda) Jackson Jr., Tennille, Adam (Lois) Jackson, Dothan, Ala., Dorothy (Earl) Lowery, Wadley, and Michael (Michelle) Jackson, Bartow; one sister, Doris Thompson, Bartow; three brothers, Sammie Lee (Victoria) Thompson and Johnny Albert Thompson, all of New York, N.Y. and George (Diane) Thompson, Long Island, N.Y.; 14 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, three brothers-in-law, five sisters-in-law; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Hudson Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. David W. Kelley Jr.
Mr. David W. Kelley Jr. of Stapleton entered into rest on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009, at his residence.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later.

He was the husband of Shirley M. Kelley.

James Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Javon “Buddy” Kilpatrick
Mr. Javon “Buddy” Kilpatrick, 22, of Louisville entered into rest on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2009, at Medical College of Georgia, Augusta.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009, at 2 p.m. at Spring Bethel AME Church and Spring Bethel Benevolent Society Cemetery.

Mr. Kilpatrick was the son of the late Eddie and Bernice Thomas Kilpatrick. Born in New York, he moved to Georgia where he lived most of his life. He joined Spring Bethel AME Church at an early age and was a 1976 graduate of Jefferson County High. At age 7 he was stricken with Muscular Dystrophy. He attended Adult Day Care in Louisville.

Survivors include his caretakers, sister, Bernestine (Solomon) Gamble of Louisville; sisters and brothers, Ray Charles (Vanzola) Smith, Glorestine Cunningham, Donnell (Roberta) Cunningham and Connie (Donnie) Brown, all of Louisville, Juanita (Tom Albert) Cuyler, Inerbell (Herman) Williams, Joe Willie (Alice) Smith, Miller (Norma) Smith, Shirley Tyson, Eddie (Towanda) Cunningham, Bobby (Adriane) Cunningham, Ronnie Cunningham and Tyrone Cunningham, all of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; friend, Ladarius “Body Guard” Morgan of Louisville; uncle and aunts, David Thomas, Shirley Thomas and Inez McBride, all of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Family may be contacted at the residence of his sister and brother-in-law, Bernestine and Solomon Gamble, 1169 Sandy Lane, Louisville or at Davis Funeral Home.

Davis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Emery N. Warner Jr.
Mr. Emery N. Warner Jr., 52, of Augusta entered into rest on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2009, at a local hospital.

He was the vice president and head technician of Davis Appliance.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2009, at Lumpkin Road Chapel of Elliott Sons Funeral Home, with Pastor Ronnie Faircloth officiating. Interment followed at Hillcrest Memorial Park.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leona and Emery N. Warner Sr.; sister, Shirley Allen; nephews, Mark Allen and Jason Youngblood.

Survivors include his wife, Jackie Warner; daughter, Dusty Hudson, Augusta; grandchildren, K.C., Savannah, and Boston; brother, Wade E. (Lori H.) Warner, Augusta; sisters-in-law, Pat Martin and Toddy Dawson, both of Augusta; brothers-in-law, Ricky (Penny) Youngblood, Hephzibah, and Frank (Wanda) Youngblood, Gibson; aunt, Cleo Williams, Bristol, Va.; several nieces and nephews; and friends, Rufus and Barbara Cockrell.

Pallbearers were Tom Miller, Jimmy Pardue, Billy Thigpen, and his nephews, Henry Martin Jr., Matt McGuire and Andrew Taylor.

Elliott Sons Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.



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