November 21, 2013 Issue

Mr. Carlos Wilbert Cooper
Mr. Carlos Wilbert Cooper, 80, of Evans, formerly of the Savannah area, entered into rest on Nov. 16, 2013, at Doctor’s Hospital.

Mr. Cooper was born in Glascock County, and was the son of the late James C. Cooper and the late Minnie Copeland Cooper. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and was in the U.S. Army Reserves. Mr. Cooper was retired as a truck driver. He was a Baptist by faith.

Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at Zoar United Methodist Church Cemetery, with Pastor David Young officiating.

Survivors include his daughters, Brenda Kay Davis of Evans, Faye Edenfield (J.C.) of Midway, Glenda Haupt (Ken) of Springfield, and Sue Glidewell (James) of Lizella; sister, Elizabeth Muns of Thomson; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were grandsons.

Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. John Charles “J.C.” James
Mr. John Charles “J.C.” James, 79, of Martinez entered into rest on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at The Place At Martinez.

ne of four children born to the late Beulah Guy James and the late Richard Johnny James, he grew up in Jefferson County where he was a member of Mt. Horeb Baptist Church. His father was in residential construction and he possessed the same natural abilities; however, he went into commercial construction which took him to different parts of Georgia, including Jekyll Island, Jonesboro, Loganville and, finally Martinez, where he retired from A.L. Adams Construction.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at James Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Terry Doss and Rev. Chuck Ikerd officiating. Interment followed in Mt. Horeb Baptist Church Cemetery, Wrens.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Bruce Allen James; and brother, Curtis R. James.

Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Lois Perdue James; son, Johnny C. James (Beverly); brother, Ricky W. James; sister, Betty J. Sheppard; two grandchildren, Kyle Matthew James and Kimberly Manahan (Chris); one great-grandson, Atticus Manahan; nephews, Edward James and Tyler James; and many nieces, nephews, in-laws and friends.

Pallbearers were his nephews, Blake James, Brandon James, Nathan James, Raymond James, Todd James, Jason Sheppard, Greg Holley and Mike Holley.

James Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.



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