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Obituaries

Mr. William "Bill" G.  Knoeferl, III

Mr. William "Bill" G. Knoeferl, III

June 1, 1943 - April 24, 2018

Mr. William “Daddy Bill” G. Knoeferl, age 74 of Harlem, GA, entered into rest on Tuesday, April 24, 2018.  He is preceded in death by his wife, Linda Naomi Knoeferl, parents, William “Bud” G. and Helen Knoeferl, II and brother, Jim Knoeferl.

 

Bill is survived by children, Priscilla (Danny) Taveras, Christopher (Judy) Knoeferl, Matthew (Tracy) Knoeferl and Bradley (Denise) Knoeferl.  Sister, Cindy (Bob) Groene.  Grandchildren, Tanner (Rebecca) Maynard, Neal (Hillary) Knoeferl, Brandon (Tiffany) Maynard, Dakota Knoeferl, Garrett Knoeferl, Hailey Knoeferl, Harlee Knoeferl, Delaney Knoeferl, and Kaylee Knoeferl.  Great Grandchildren, Anna Leigh Knoeferl, Jackson Knoeferl, Cash Knoeferl, Madison Knoeferl, Kaden Vaughn and Teagan Maynard.  

 

Bill was a devoted husband for 54 years, father and grandfather.  Served in the United States Army and retired from Civil Service after 30 years.  The family would like to give a very special thank you to the entire staff at Uptown VA Hospital 2-B Heroes Pointe as well as all veterans who have served.  The family ask that in honor of Bill to say “Thank You for your Service” when you see Veteran.

 

The family has planned a memorial gathering at 3PM on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 292 Meadows Road, Harlem, GA.  Family and friends are welcome to come fellowship and celebrate the life of Bill by sharing memories and reminiscing the good times.

 

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street Suite 800, Miami, Florida 33131 in memory of Bill Knoeferl.  Donations can also be made at www.parkinson.org.

 

Online condolences can be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com  Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, Georgia 30909.  762-994-0311

Mr. Willie   Campfield, Jr.

Mr. Willie Campfield, Jr.

October 9, 1933 - April 20, 2018

Mr. Willie Campfield, Jr., age 84 of Augusta, GA entered into rest on Friday, April 20, 2018.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Willie Campfield, Sr. and Inez Campfield, son, Kenneth Campfield, brothers, Chavious Samuels and Horace Campfield. Sisters, Jane Campfield, Jesse Bland and Renee Frazier. 

Willie is survived by spouse, Anna Campfield of Augusta, children, Queen Campfield (Anthony) Walker, Robin Mincey Drayton, Willie Campfield, III and Boykin Terry all of Augusta.  Frederick Campfield of PA., sister, Thelma Campfield of NY, brothers, Johnny Fair of Augusta and Heyward Campfield of NY.  Numerous nieces and nephews, 7 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 3 step children.

A Memorial Service will be held at 4pm on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at C.A. Reid Sr. Memorial Funeral Home, 314 Laney Walker Boulevard Ext., Augusta, GA 30901.  (706) 724-7594. 

After the Memorial Service the family will have a repast at Eastview Center, 644 Aiken Street, Augusta, GA 30901.  Flowers are accepted and can be delivered to C.A. Reid Sr. Memorial Funeral Home.

Online condolences can be made at www.arlingtonfuneral.com.  Arlington Burial & Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive Suite C, Augusta, GA 30909.  (762) 994-0311.

Mr. Frank Heyward  Vaughan

Mr. Frank Heyward Vaughan

December 20, 1952 - April 6, 2018

Frank Heyward Vaughan , age 65 of Augusta, GA  passed away peacefully on Friday, April 6,  2018.  He had pulmonary fibrosis.  He was the son of the late T.P. Vaughan.  Survivors include his mother, Fay Shirley Vaughan, sister, Vicki Vaughan Wolfe and brother Porter Vaughan.  His beloved daughters Jill Ouellette and Jennifer Boothe, 9 beloved grandchildren, nieces and nephews and numerous first cousins.

Frank was a proud graduate of Butler High School Class of 1970.  He retired from Pipefitters Local 150 and stayed active in the Union.  He played guitar with Sand Hills String Band, Deceadoin Band that play Irish Music, he sang in the Sanctuary Choir at First Baptist Church of Augusta, First Family Singers and the Augusta Choral Society.  He was a member of the Faith Love Sunday School Class and a member of the Food Service Committee. 

On two occasions he went with Augusta College Study Abroad Group to Ireland where he played with other musicians and researched the family history.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 11AM till 12PM at First Baptist Church of Augusta, Story Chapel with a Memorial Service beginning at 12PM.  If you desire, in lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Benevolence Fund of the First Baptist Church of Augusta, 3500 Walton Way Extension, Augusta, GA 30909.

Online condolences may be made at www.arlingtonfuneral.com.  Arlington Burial & Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive. Suite C, Augusta, GA 30909.  762-994-0311

Mr. Charles Richard  Williams

Mr. Charles Richard Williams

November 9, 1953 - April 5, 2018

 

Mr. Charles Richard Williams, age 64, of Augusta entered into rest on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at University Hospital. 

Charles is survived by Survived by two aunts Carolyn Dukes, Maybelle Dukes, uncles Alfred Dingle, cousins Anthony Dukes, Sarah Bennett, Ann, Katie, Annett, Angie, Jackie, Greg, David, Donna, Nita, Cicely, Vernett, Bobby, Robertstine, Margaret, Sheryl, Debbie, Adriane and many other family and friends. 

Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Arlington Burial and Cremation.  Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park, 2700 Deans Bridge Road, Augusta, GA 30906. 

Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com  Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, Georgia 30909.  762-994-0311

 Brittany Paige  Darnell

Brittany Paige Darnell

May 12, 1989 - April 2, 2018

Brittany Paige Darnell, age 28, of Augusta entered into rest on Monday, April 2, 2018 at her residence.  She is preceded in death by her father, Edward “Eddie” Darnell.  Brittany is survived by her mother, Michelle Swisher, Augusta; step father, Doyle Chavous, Augusta; son, Dante Darnell, Augusta; sister, Christine Darnell, Augusta; grandparents, James Darnell, Blythe; Doug and Karen Fletcher, North Augusta, SC; Howard and Carol McDaniel, West Virginia; Godparents, Bryant and Janet English, Augusta and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, April 7, 2018, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, Georgia 30909.  762-994-0311. Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com 

Mr. Jonas Saulis  Jankus

Mr. Jonas Saulis Jankus

June 24, 1937 - March 30, 2018

Mr. Jonas Saulius Jankus, age 80, of Grovetown entered into rest on Friday, March 30, 2018 at his home with his loving family by his side.  Jonas was born in Kaunas, Lithuania; he was the third of four children of Jurgis and Kotryna Jankus. His brothers, Virgil and Eugene, have already passed away. His youngest brother, Almis, lives in Washington state.

Shortly after World War II, his family decided to move to America. They settled in Rochester, NY.  Jonas attended Benjamin Franklin High School in Rochester, NY.  After high school; he enlisted in the US Army, Danced with the New York Civic Ballet Co. and the Philadelphia Civic Ballet Co.

Jonas worked at Valley Forge Army Hospital where he then met Dorothy Syester and they married on April 4, 1959.? He became a Naturalized Citizen of the United States and was stationed at Fort Gordon where he worked as an LPN at the Army hospital.

After he retired from the Army and went to Augusta Tech and studied Drafting, working for Columbia County as a draftsman.

Jonas started helping others with small house painting jobs, which eventually led to becoming a new job.  He and Dorothy were owners of their own paint contracting company, J & D Associates.

Jonas was an honest, reverent, and loyal man. He was a devout Roman Catholic, and was a parishioner of St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church.

A simple man, he believed strongly in hard work and dedication to any commitment. No job or position was “little.” Everything a person does is important and he or she must do the job, no matter what it is, to the absolute best of his or her ability.

In his free time he loved puzzles, working around the house, grocery shopping, cooking, and cutting grass.  After he retired from painting, he enjoyed sitting on the porch to watch the birds and the world pass by.

In addition to his loving wife Dorothy, Jonas has his children, Raymond (diagnosed with Leukemia and passed at 4 yrs old in 1963); Robert, Rena, Christopher; grandchildren, Savannah, Stephen, Gabriel, Michael, Anthony and great-grandchildren, Dustin and Anslee.

Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. in the Day Chapel of St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church, 4291 Columbia Road, Grovetown, GA 30813, all are welcome to attend.

Online condolences may be expressed www.arlingtonfuneral.com  Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, Georgia 30909.  762-994-0311

 

 

 Annie Bell  Lawson

Annie Bell Lawson

July 28, 1936 - March 26, 2018

 

Annie Bell Lawson, age 81, of Augusta, Georgia entered into rest on Monday, March 26, 2018 at her residence.  She is preceded in death by her parents Robert Lee McGahee, Sr. and Willie May Allen McGahee along with her husband, James Lawson and all her siblings.

Annie is survived by her sister-in-law, Evelyn McGahee of Augusta along with a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews.

The family will hold a Memorial Service at a later date.  Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com  Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, Georgia 30909.  762-994-0311

 

 

Mrs. Maxine Wastl  White

Mrs. Maxine Wastl White

March 24, 1950 - March 25, 2018

Maxine Wastl White of Modoc South Carolina passed away March 25, 2018 at her home after a hard fought battle with cancer. Maxine was born March 24, 1950 in Lafayette, Indiana to Mary and Max E Wastl Sr.

Maxine was living in Modoc, SC on beautiful Clarks Hill Lake with her husband Dr. William O. White.  The lake is where she called home and she couldn’t stay away long because of her love for the water.  She spent her summers with her children and grandchildren out on the lake and living life to the fullest.

Maxine dedicated a large portion of her career to kidney dialysis patients in Georgia and Tennessee. She was instrumental in obtaining certificates of need to establish dialysis facilities in under-served areas to improve the lives of patients.

Her love of cooking, gardening and her grandchildren consumed most of her time.  She also loved to travel and often took trips to places such as Fripp Island, SC and to her family’s former lake house on Lake Freeman in Monticello, IN.

She is preceded in death by her father Max Wastl Sr. and her brother Max Wastl Jr. She is survived by her husband Dr. William O. White of Modoc SC, mother Mary Wastl of Lafayette, IN, sisters Sharon Pritchard of Salisbury, NC, and Shirley Riggs of Lafayette, IN, brother Mark Wastl of Carmel IN,.  Her sons and their wives Todd and Tracey Sparger and Matt and Helena Sparger of Marietta, Georgia and five grandchildren Lucas, Linnea, Sammy, Sydney and Addison.

The family will have a small memorial service in her name at her lake home on April 14th. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com.  Arlington Burial & Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, GA  30909.  (762) 994-0311

 

Ms. Wilma Jean  Stapleton

Ms. Wilma Jean Stapleton

September 22, 1939 - March 24, 2018

Wilma Jean Stapleton, age 78, of North Augusta, SC, originally from Edison, TN entered into her eternal rest on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family and loved ones.   Wilma Jean retired from TVA in 2000 and moved from Sweetwater, TN to North Augusta, SC to be with her daughters and grandchildren.  Wilma Jeans proudest moments where spending time with her grandchildren and watching her great grandchildren play.

Wilma Jean was of the Baptist faith.  She was an excellent care giver to Ms. Geraldine Hamilton and her beloved dog Hambone.  She loved the mountains and she never forgot her roots or her beloved high school friends, Shirley Begley and Shirley Collins (Shirley B).  Wilma Jean was loved by all, never met a stranger and had a smile that would warm your heart.  She was truly a beautiful woman in every way.

Wilma Jean is proceeded in death by her parents, Mack and Minnie Bailey Davis of Edison, TN, her brother Ronald Davis and her beloved Sally (Schnauzer) of 17 years.   She is survived by her children, Karen Hensley, North Augusta, SC, Rhonda (Denny) Vanover, North Augusta, SC and Mark (Julianne) Stapleton, Morristown, TN. Six grandchildren Justin (Ashley) Hensley, Jason (Stephanie) Hensley, Megan (Brandon) Russo, Lindsay (Joseph) Sanders, Zane (Kayla) Vanover, and Gabe Stapleton,  Two step grandchildren Madison Misenheinmer and Grant Misenheimer of Morristown, TN.  Four great grandchildren Kade Hensley, Olivia Vanover, Tate Sanders, and Emory Hensley.  One brother Lloyd (Bev) Davis, Louisville, Colorado and two nephews.

The family would like to give a special thanks to Darryl Anderson, Diana and Phillip Hamilton, Deena Latargia, and Teresa Rhoten for all of their love and support. 

Visitation will be at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 followed by a Celebration of Life at 5:00 pm at Grace Fellowship Church, 507 West Five Knotch Road, North Augusta, SC.  Pastor Phillip Hamilton will be officiating.  

In lieu of flowers please donate to The American Stroke Foundation - https://americastroke.org or Humane Society of Hawkins County, TN - http://hchumsoc.org in memory of Wilma Jean Stapleton.

Online condolences may be express at www.arlingtonfuneral.com

Arlington Burial & Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, GA  30909.  (762) 994-0311

 

 

Mrs. Deborah "Debbie" Campbell

Mrs. Deborah "Debbie" Campbell

December 1, 1951 - March 23, 2018

Mrs. Deborah "Debbie" Campbell, age 66 of Augusta entered into rest on Friday, March 23, 2018 at University Hospital with her loving family by her side.  She is preceded in death by her father, Ike Murphy; mother, Dot Erickson; daughter, Shannon Howell and brother, Michael Murphey. 

Debbie is survived by her husband of 46 years, Brian Campbell, Augusta; children, Scott (Stacey) Campbell, Martinez; Shelly (Chris) Hall, Martinez; sisters, Vivian Erwin, Augusta; Lenora Baliff, Augusta.   Grandchildren, Sierra Campbell, Augusta; Austin Campbell, Phoenix, AZ; Taylor Howell, Augusta; Cheryl (Rob) Smith, Hannah Hall, Haylee Hall all of Martinez; and Erin Hall of North Augusta, SC.   Great grandchildren, Peyton, Carter, Ben and Camden.  Niece and caregiver, Karen Pope, Augusta.

   Psalm 23

The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.

He makes me lie down in green pastures.

He leads me beside still waters; He restores my soul.

He leads me in paths of righteousness, for His name’s sake.

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death,

I fear no evil; for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.

You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies;

You have anointed my head with oil; My cup overflows.

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life;

And I shall dwell in the house of the Lord Forever.

Funeral Service will be on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. at Arlington Burial & Cremation.  The family will receive friends starting at 3:00 p.m. at Arlington Burial  & Cremation.  In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Deborah Campbell Memorial Fund at youcaring.com 

Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com.

Arlington Burial & Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, GA 30909.  (762) 994-0311.

Mr. James "Jim" L.  Macky, Sr.

Mr. James "Jim" L. Macky, Sr.

April 4, 1954 - March 22, 2018

Mr. James "Jim" L. Macky, Sr., age 63 of Dearing, Georgia entered into rest on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.  Jim is preceded in death by his father, Robert C. Macky, Sr.; mother, Sara L. Macky; brothers, Fredrick Macky and William J. Macky.  He is survived by his loving wife, Juanita Macky; children, James L. Macky, Jr. and Farrah (Allen) Robinson.  Siblings Robert C. Macky, Jr. and  Jerry W. Macky; grandchild, Allie Robinson.

Jim was an veteran of the United States Air Force, a Jack of all Trades and master of many.  He gave 110% and very meticulous at everything he did.  Jim lived life to the fullest, was a doer and loved his family and friends.  He loved to make those around him laugh, whether it was work, golf, fishing or going for a ride on his motorcycle.  He was a wonderful loving husband for 46 years, a Dad for 45 years, granddaddy for 8 years, a brother and friend for life.

Private family services will be held at a later date.  Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com  Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, Georgia 30909.  762-994-0311  

 Linda E.  Stout

Linda E. Stout

March 31, 1953 - March 21, 2018

Linda E Stout was born March 31, 1953 Southampton PA, entered into rest March 21, 2018.  She was predeceased by her parents, Frank M. Stout, Jr. and Grace R. Stout, and by her brothers, Frank M. Stout III and Douglas R. Stout. She is survived by her nieces Vanessa Broderick, Stephanie Moran, Laura Vallez, Tara Stout, her nephews Steven Stout, and Tom Stout, all of Florida, and cousins in Michigan and Pennsylvania. 

Linda traveled in her younger years with her family throughout the United States. Her father was an Officer in the US Army and was posted at many different Army installations in and outside the country.

It was during the family’s stay in Panama, that Linda became acquainted with Hispanic Culture and it proved to be a great influence on the rest of her life.  She really loved all things Hispanic, and learned to speak, read and write the language fluently.

Linda graduated from Hephzibah High School in 1971 and eventually made Augusta her home.  She attended Augusta State University.

She was employed by the US Government and worked at Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Augusta GA, as well as several different organizations on Fort Gordon – the US Army Communications-Electronics (CE) Board, Directorate of Logistics Property Book Office and Directorate of Military Personnel.   She retired from the federal government and remained in Augusta until her death.

Linda was a member of the Asociacion Cultural Hispanoamericana, a local Augusta organization.  She served as Treasurer and participated in many of the organization’s activities.  Linda also served as the Membership and Hospitality Chairperson of the Summerchase Home Owners Association.

Linda was extremely proud of her family’s military connection.  She strongly supported military traditions and protocol and was so thankful to have many friends and acquaintances in the military community in and around Augusta. Linda loved clogging, all types of dancing, especially salsa, Broadway shows and all things Myrtle Beach.  She will truly be missed by her many close friends and family in Augusta GA and beyond.  

?Online condolances may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com  Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite ?C, Augusta, Georgia 30909.  762-994-0311

Mrs. Betty Jane  Garner

Mrs. Betty Jane Garner

August 6, 1932 - March 21, 2018

Mrs. Betty Jane Garner, age 85 of Augusta entered into rest on March 21, 2018.  She is preceded in death by sisters, Ernestine Scott, Billie Ryan; brothers, Charles Travis and Bub Travis.  Betty is survived by her husband, Loyd Garner, Augusta; sons, David (Lynn) Worley, Augusta; Clifton Etheridge, Marion, KY; daughters, Loretta Eberle, Marion, KY; Margretta (Wayne) Travis, Marion, KY; Bernadine Travis, Marion, KY; brother, Newman (Betty) Travis, Marion, KY; sister, Shirley Byford, Marion, KY; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews along with very special friends, Gene and Linda Kirkland, Augusta; Bill and Denise Stamper, Beech Island, SC and Mary Johnson, Augusta.

Betty was a native of Marion, KY and has live in Augusta since 1961 and was a member of Morningside Baptist Church.

Graveside service will be on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Hillcrest Memorial Park, 2700 Deans Bridge Rd., Augusta, GA 30906, Rev. Wayne Usry, officiating.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the cemetery.  

In lieu of flowers the family request contributions to the Alzheimer's Association of Georgia, 41 Perimeter Center East, S-550, Atlanta, GA 30346.  Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com   ARLINGTON BURIAL AND CREMATION, 1220 GEORGE C. WILSON DR., S-C, AUGUSTA, GA 30909.  762-994-0311

 Cyndee  O'Neal

Cyndee O'Neal

August 13, 1947 - March 20, 2018

Cyndee O’Neal, age 70, of Martin, SC formerly of Augusta, GA entered into rest on March 20, 2018 at her residence.  She is preceded in death by her parents David and Corrine Reese, Jr.  Survivors include her children, Teri (Tommy) Doyle, Thomson, GA; Todd Livingston, Hephzibah, GA; Tony (Michelle) Meyer, Augusta, GA; Mandy (Troy) Yonce, Aiken, SC; grandchildren, Carrie (Joshua) Lassiter, Martinez, GA; Jonas Meyer, Harlem, GA; Hannah Smith, Hephzibah, GA; Ashley Yonce, Aiken, SC; Abby Mays, Aiken, SC; Lilli Yonce, Aiken, SC; great grandchild, Carter Lassiter, Martinez, GA; sister Susan R. (John) Alabaugh, Martin, SC and loving fur baby Daisy.

Cyndee worked as a binder for 28 years at Phoenix Commercial Printing in Augusta.  She loved gardening and nature.  Most importantly she was a loving daughter, mother and sister who will be missed dearly.

Private family services will be held.  In lieu of flowers the family request that contributions be made to the donor’s favorite pet shelter or rescue.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com  Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, Georgia 30909.  762-994-0311

 Marie Ison  Key

Marie Ison Key

October 28, 1941 - March 19, 2018

Marie Ison Key, age 76 of North Augusta, SC, entered into rest on March 19, 2018.  She is preceded in death by her mother, Betty L. Smith; husband, Richard Edward Key, Sr. and son, Wilbur Donald Ison.  Survivors are children, Kathy Ison (David) Young, Aiken, SC; Donna Ison Johnson, North Augusta, SC; Katina Melissa Key, Belleview, FL; Richard Edward Key, Jr., Aiken, SC; David Michael (Rena) Key, Sr.; Waynesboro, GA; sister Evelyn J. (Robert) Ressler, Clarks Hill, SC; grandchildren and great grandchildren Brandi Lee Johnson, Tommy J. (Lauren) Johnson III, Ashley H. (Travis) Edgerley, Steven R. (Shelby) Johnson, Samantha (Derrick) Browder, Christopher Powell, Diamond Young, Brianna L. Key, Joshua Echevarria, Mekare N. (Ryan) Smith, Ashton Tyler Edgerley, Trayton Johnson, Noah Parrott Johnson, D. Michael Key, Jr. ,Kaiden T. Edgerley, Wyatt C. Johnson, Natalia B. Edgerley, Malikai J. Hopper, Kinslie M. Browder, Delilah R. Browder, Wesley A. Hopper, Lincoln E. Johnson, Joshua Hefner, Brantley A. Smith.  Several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Service will be on Monday, March, 26, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Arlington Burial and Cremation.  The family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Arlington.  Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com   ARLINGTON BURIAL AND CREMATION, 1220 GEORGE C. WILSON DR., S-C, AUGUSTA, GA 30909.  762-994-0311

 Joseph Steven"Steve"  Maddox, Sr.

Joseph Steven"Steve" Maddox, Sr.

January 2, 1960 - March 18, 2018

 
 
Mr. Joseph Steven "Steve" Maddox, Sr., age 58 of Modoc, SC entered into rest on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at University Hospital of Augusta with his loving family by his side.  Mr.Maddox is preceded in death by his Mother Ann Maddox, Brother Mike "Boogie" Maddox and niece Melissa Ann Maddox.
 
He is survived by his companion Gail Phillips his son Joseph Steven Maddox Jr. (Amber Kay), son Sean O.C. Maddox (Amanda) and daughter Becky (Doug) Toney. mother of his children Terri Chalker. His Father Oscar Calvin (O.C) and Shirley Maddox.  His siblings, Jerry (Wanda) Maddox, Terry (Larry) Waks, Sammy Maddox, Forrest (Wendy) Maddox , James (Jennifer) Maddox and Kaye Maddox.  His grandchildren Jonathan Newman, Seth Newman, Ryan Newman, Natalee Maddox, Aubree Maddox, Sean Vansant Maddox and Matthew Maddox. Special friends Eric and M.J Shakespeare and numerous nephews and niece's. 
 
Mr. Maddox was a pool installer by trade.  He spent many years raising chickens.  He also enjoyed time at the Point near his home walking his dogs and spending time with Jocassee.
 
 
A memorial will be held at the home of his daughter on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.  Online condlaances may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com   Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Dr., Suite C, Augusta, Georgia 30909.  762-994-0311 
 
 

 

 Kora Lea  Ison

Kora Lea Ison

April 13, 1947 - March 17, 2018

Kora Lea Ison, age 70 of Aiken, SC entered into rest on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at University Hospital in Augusta.  She is preceded in death by her husband, James Donald Ison; parents, Willie and Bessie Gordon Beard; siblings Jeanette Beard Black; Karen Beard Wood, Ruth Beard Holcombe and Wayne Miles Beard.  Survivors are children, Cindy Lea (Stephen) Boles, Aiken; Dwayne K. Newman, Aiken; Tammie Suzette Newman, Columbia; Sharon Julie Ison (Richard) Heath, Aiken; Jennifer Ison Scott, Aiken; Larry (Rhonda) Newman, Graniteville; Renee Newman (Jimmy) Loren, Graniteville; Kathy Ison (David) Young, Aiken; Donna Ison Johnson, Lexington; siblings, Franklin (Nancy) Beard; Jewel Beard; Nancy Beard Crumpton, Kathy Beard Courtney; 16 grandchildren and a host of great grandchildren. 

Funeral Service will be on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. at Matlock Baptist Church, 980 Main Street, Jackson, SC 29831.  Rev. Trevor Burrow, officiating.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m prior to the service at the church.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com   ARLINGTON BURIAL & CREMATION, 1220 GEORGE C. WILSON DR., S-C, AUGUSTA, GA 30909.  762-994-0311

Mr. John R.  Marella, Sr.

Mr. John R. Marella, Sr.

August 16, 1944 - March 15, 2018

Mr. John R. Marella, Sr, 73, peacefully entered into rest in his home surrounded by his family on March 15, 2018. John is preceeded in death by his parents, John J. and Laura Marella.  Survivors are spouse, Donna D. Marella, of Grovetown, GA; children, Kristin (James) Couture of Bluffton, SC, Joan Karmel of Grovetown, GA, John R Marella, Jr. of Grovetown, GA Jason (Nicole) Marella of Martinez, GA; siblings, Sandra (Arthur) Bowden of Bluffton, SC; Robert Marella of Millville, NJ; grandchildren, Eric Karmel of Grovetown, GA; Tyler (Kayla) Couture of Rockledge, FL; Briana Couture of Savannah, GA; Laura Karmel of Grovetown, GA; great grandchildren, Shawn and Gracey Couture of Rockledge, FL.

 

He was born in Philadelphia, PA and grew up in Magnolia, NJ.  He was a graduate of Sterling High School in Somerdale, NJ and Philadelphia Wireless Technical Institute in Philadelphia, PA.  He was a drummer in a drum and bugle corp in high school and for several years after graduation.  He has been married to Donna for 51 years.  They relocated from New Jersey to Georgia in 1989,   He worked at Savannah River Site in South Carolina until he retired in 2002. 

He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, listening to oldies, and watching football (Go Eagles!)  He served with the Bridge Ministry for 8 years and had a passion to help the homeless community in the CSRA.

 

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 1:00 at the Sanctuary of Augusta in Evans GA, Pastor Bryan Cockrell officiating.    in lieu of flowers, please donate to one of the many organizations that minister to the homeless community in the CSRA. 

Online condolances may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com  Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson, Suite C, Augusta, Georgia 30909.  762-994-0311

 Helen Elizabeth "Libby"  Carpenter

Helen Elizabeth "Libby" Carpenter

April 8, 1969 - March 14, 2018

Helen Elizabeth “Libby” Carpenter, age 48, of Silverstreet, SC, entered into rest on Wednesday, March 14, 2018.  Libby is preceded in death by her father, Paul Wayne Carpenter and mother, Betty Holmes Carpenter.

Survivors are sisters, Julie Anne Carpenter, Augusta; Paula Michele Carpenter, Hephzibah; life partner, Mary Linz, Rockhill, SC; paternal grandmother, Helen Carpenter, Trenton, SC; many aunts, uncles and cousins along with her fur babies, Pink, Finn and Johnny whom she loved dearly.

Private family services will be held at a later date.  The family request in lieu of flowers that donations be made to Team Stinkykiss Shelter Rescue Project through paypal account teamskrescue@gmail.com or Team Stinkykiss, 2655 Beaver Creek Lane, Aiken, SC 29803 or to the Alcoholics Anonymous World Services, General Service Office, Box 459 Grand Central Station, New York, NY 10163.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com  Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Suite C, Augusta, GA 30909.  792-994-0311

 Wilma Ray Day  Welch

Wilma Ray Day Welch

May 17, 1939 - March 9, 2018

Wilma Ray Day Welch, age 78 passed into eternal life on March 9, 2018.  She is preceded in death by husband, James Edward Welch; sisters, Reba Philbeck and Sherry Day; brother, Dover Day. 

 

Wilma is survived by her children, James Edwin Welch, Gilbert, SC; Wanda Welch (Wallace) Holden, Aiken, SC and Elizabeth Marie (Fernando) Mateo, Mexico; sisters, Polly (Billy) Miller, Pelion, SC; Connie (Mike) Gatlin, Pelion, SC; Jackie (Dean) Rankin, Batesburg, SC; brother, King (Pam) Day, Prosperity, SC; Monty (Ann) Day, Gilbert, SC; 15 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren and lifelong friend, Lavon Hutto, Lexington, SC.

 

A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, March 16, 2018 at Lighthouse Baptist Church followed by a gathering at VFW Post 10601.  In lieu of flowers please make donations to either Lighthouse Baptist Church or VFW Post 10601.

 

Online condolences may be expressed at www.arlingtonfuneral.com.  Arlington Burial and Cremation, 1220 George C. Wilson Dr. S-C, Augusta, GA 30909.  (762) 994-0311