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Ms. Laura Hewlett, 92 of Griffin, Georgia passed Sunday, November 21st, 2021 at her residence. The mother of Sister Portia Lacy and the mother-in-law of Pastor, Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday, December 3rd, 2021 from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. and all are asked to wear a mask. Because of COVID-19 and CDC Guidelines, a private Home Going Celebration will be held at Mount Zion Baptist Church on Saturday, December 4th, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Family will greet friends at the interment at Westwood Gardens - 1155 Everee Inn Road, Griffin, Georgia - Services will be live streamed on Facebook via McDowell's Mortuary page. Home Going Care provided by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Jamie Pope, 56 of 3107 Griffin Highway, Gay, Georgia passed Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at his residence. Home Going Celebration for Mr. Pope better known as "The Professional" will be conducted at 12:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021 at Mt. Sinai Baptist Church Cemetery in Gay, Georgia. Pastor Willie Sinkfield will officiate. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 am from his residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Sonia Clark Sims, 63 of 411 Spring View Drive, Griffin passed Friday, November 12, 2021 at WS Spalding Regional Hospital. Mrs. Sims wish was to be cremated. Arrangements entrusted to McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Dollie Ruth Mitchell, 84 of 27 Hooten Street McDonough, Georgia passed Thursday, November 11th, 2021 at Piedmont Henry Health Care. Home Going Celebration for Mrs. Mitchell will be conducted at 12:00 pm,  Saturday, November 20, 2021 at Zion Baptist Church, Hampton, Georgia. Pastor Kyle D. Berry, Sr. will officiate. Rev. H. Bernard Miller will render the eulogy. The interment will follow in Zion Cemetery. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 a.m. from the residence. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Deborah Pyron Bohannon, 67 of 2477 Kelly Lake Drive, Decatur, Georgia formerly of Griffin passed Tuesday, November 9th, 2021 at her residence. Mrs. Bohannon will have a private viewing, immediate family members only and a memorial service at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to  McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Clifford Williams, 71 of 38 Thomaston Street, Newnan, Georgia passed Friday, October 22nd, at Brightmoor Hospice. A memorial service for Mr. Williams will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. Cremation

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Deacon Leon Barmore, 96 of 8 Jackson Street, Zebulon, Georgia passed Sunday, October 17th, 2021 at Heritage Inn of Barnesville, Georgia. Celebration of Life for Deacon Barmore will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, October 23rd, 2021 at Mt. Hope Baptist  Church Cemetery, 80 Thomaston Street, Zebulon, Georgia 30295. Rev. R.L. Hodo, Pastor and Rev. Nathan Giles will render the eulogy. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Public viewing for Deacon Barmore will be held Friday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Sabrina Davis-Brown, 49 of McDonough, Georgia passed Saturday, September 18th, 2021 at Piedmont Henry Healthcare. Celebration of Life for Mrs. Brown will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, October 2nd, 2021 at Carver Road Baptist Church. Rev. Dee Sidney will officiate. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Viewing for Mrs. Brown will be held only at the church Saturday morning one hour prior to the service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Eddie Lowe, 72 of 509 Gordon Road, Barnesville, Georgia passed Saturday, September 11, 2021 at Harborview Healthcare of Thomaston, Georgia. Home Going Celebration for Mr. Lowe will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, September 18th, 2021 at New Life Cathedral of Praise, 900 Zebulon Street, Barnesville, Georgia. Pastor Dr. Steven Driver Jr. will officiate. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Public viewing for Mr. Eddie Lowe will be held Friday from 2-6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Darryl Castro, 44 of McDonough, Georgia passed Monday, September 6th, 2021 at Piedmont Henry Hosptial in Stockbridge, Georgia. Home Going Celebration for Mr. Darryl Castro will be conducted at 11:00 am, Monday, September 13th, 2021 at Caver Road Baptist Church 334 Carver Road, Griffin, Georgia. Minister Willeta Trimmings will officiate. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Public viewing for Mr. Castro will be held Sunday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street. Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Cynthia Wilkes, 55 of Jackson, Georgia passed Thursday, September 2nd, 2021 at Sylvan Grove Hospital in Jackson. Funeral service for Ms. Wilkes will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, September 10th, 2021 at McDowell's Memorial Lawn. Pastor David Blalock will officiate. Ms. Wilkes will lie in state one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home by 10:45 am. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 4-7 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Clarence Maines, 85 of Griffin passed Tuesday, August 31st, 2021 at Harborview Healthcare in Thomaston, Georgia. A celebration of Life for Mr. Clarence Maines will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Thursday, September 9th, 2021 at Carver Road Baptist Church, 334 Carver Road, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor Charles Lovett III will render the eulogy. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 am from the funeral home. Public viewing will be held Wednesday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc, 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. John Baldwin, 58 of 5 D George Street, Hampton, Georgia formerly of Griffin passed Wednesday, August 25th, 2021 at Emory St. Joseph's Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. Cremation.

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Mother Annie C. Ray, 80 of 319 W. Chappell Street, Griffin passed Wednesday, August 25th, 2021 at her resident. Home Going Celebration for Mother C. Ray will be conducted at 1:00 PM, Tuesday, August 31st, 2021 at the Joy of Praise Holiness Church, 449 West Quilly Street, Griffin, where Pastor Alma Strozier will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. The cortege will assemble at 12:30 PM from the residence. Public viewing for Mother Annie Ray will be Monday from 306 PM at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. 

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Mrs. Janie S. Sherman age 67, of Griffin, Georgia passed Saturday, July 24th, 2021 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Celebration of Life for Mrs. Janie S. Sherman will be held at 11:00 am, Monday, August 2nd, 2021 at McDowell's Memorial Lawn. Rev. Sammie Foster will preside. Mrs. Sherman will lie instate one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc. 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia..

 

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Mr. Sylvester Bunkley, 70 of 9 Cedar Street, Griffin passed Tuesday, July 13th, 2021 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Celebration of Life for Mr. Sylvester Bunkley will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, July 24th, 2021 at McDowell's Funeral Home. Apostle Mamie J. Smith will preside. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home by 10:45 am. Public viewing for Mr. Bunkley will be held Friday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Tamika Ross, 41 of 140 Mt. Vernon Road, Flovilla, Georgia passed Saturday, July 10th, 2021 at her resident. Graveside service for Mrs. Ross will be conducted at 11:00 am, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at Jackson City Cemetery. Pastor Eddie Collier will officiate. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Public viewing for Mrs. Ross will be held Monday from 2-6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Rose Zetta Curtis, 92 of Griffin passed Wednesday, July 7th, 2021 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Curtis will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Tuesday, July 13th, 2021 at Faith United Methodist Church, 590 N. 2nd Street, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor Moses Woodruff will officiate. The interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Mrs. Curtis will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12:15 pm from the funeral home. Public viewing will be held Monday from 2:6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Julian Ellis Andrews, 84 of McDonough, Georgia passed Thursday, July 1st, 2021 at Sunrise at Buckhead, Atlanta, Georgia. A Celebration of Life will be conducted 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, July 20th, 2021 at the Community Bible Church, 2001 Jodeco Road, Stockbridge, Georgia. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the campus by 10:45 A.M. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Angela Elaine Greene, 55 of 314 Pelley Street, Griffin passed Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Home Going Service for Ms. Greene will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Thursday, July 1st, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Eulogist:  Apostle Dr. Aaron, Sr. Public viewing for Ms. Greene will be held Wedneday from 2-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 11:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Anthony Josie, Sr. 66 of 859 Park Pointe Drive, Griffin passed Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at the Piedmont Newnan Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Anthony Josie, Sr. will be conducted at 1:30 pm, Tuesday, June 29th, 2021 at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, 608 E. McIntosh Road, Griffin with Pastor James L. Walker officiating. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Mr. Josie, Sr. will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 1:15 p.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Mary Ann Williams, 71 of 558 Chappell Mill Road, Griffin passed Monday, June 07, 2021 at her resident. Homegoing Celebration for Mrs. Williams will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Saturday, June 12th, 2021 at Rock Creek Baptist Church, 2051 Highway 42, South, Flovilla, Georgia. Pastor Robert L. Henderson will officiate. The interment will follow in the church cemetery. Public viewing for Mrs. Williams will be held Friday, from 2-6 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 11:00 am from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. David Malachi Watson, 52 of 82 James Drive, Hampton, Georgia passed Monday, May 17th, 2021 at his residence. Cremation. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Cornelia Breisser, 63 of Griffin passed Sunday, April 18th, 2021 at Northside Hospital. Memorial service for Mrs. Breisser will be conducted 11:00 A.M. Saturday, May 15th, 2021 at McDowell's Funeral Home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home by 10:45 A.M. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Northside Hospital - Respiratory Services @https://give.northside.com/cornelia-breisser/ or Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary @https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/noahsark?code=2015websitedonation "In Memory of Cornelia Breisser". Family and friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Alberta McCrary, 76 of 528 Knollwood, Griffin passed Sunday, May 2nd, 2021 at her residence. Graveside service for Mrs. McCrary will be conducted 1:00 P.M. Monday, May 10th, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery with Pastor Jerome Garland officiating. Public viewing will be Saturday from 2-6 P.M. at the funeral home. Family and friends please assemble at the gravesite by 12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Wayne C. Williams, 59 of 1670 E. McIntosh Road, Griffin passed Saturday, May 1st, 2021 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Williams will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, May 8th, 2021 at Carver Road Baptist Church, 334 Carver Road, Griffin, Georgia. Public viewing for Mr. Williams will be Friday from 2-6 P.M. at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 A.M. from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Hazele Chapman-Hutcherson, 69 of 2915 Harper Valley Drive, College Park, Georgia passed Sunday,  April 25th, 2021 at her residence. Graveside service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Friday, April 30th, 2021 at Forest Lawn Memorial Garden, 5755 Mallory Road, College Park, Georgia 30349, with Pastor John Adams officiating. Public viewing for Mrs. Hutcherson will be Thursday from 2-7 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am, from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Kenneth Jones, 29 of 1343 N. 9th Street, Griffin passed Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at his resident. Celebration of Life for Mr. Jones will be held at 11:00 am, Thursday, April 29th, 2021 at Oak Hill Cemetery with Pastor Willie Williams officiating. Public viewing for Mr. Jones will held Wednesday from 3:7 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 10:30 am from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mother Etta Mae Morris, 94 of 606 Futral Road, Griffin passed Saturday, April 17th, 2021 at her residence. Funeral service for Mother Morris will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Wednesday, April 21st, 2021 at Carver Road Baptist Church, 334 Carver Road, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor Claude Franklin will officiate. Interment will follow at Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public visitation will be held Tuesday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 12:00 pm from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Death Notice

Mr. Samuel Humphrey, 71 passed Tuesday, April 13th at Brightmoor Hospice, Mr. Humphrey wished to be cremated. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Carol Greene, 74 of New Jersey formerly of McDonough, Georgia passed Tuesday, March 30, 2021. Funeral arrangements will be announced later depending on the arrival of remains. Celebration of Life for Mrs. Greene will be conducted at 5:00 pm, Monday, April 12th, 2021 at Zion Baptist Church, 17 West King Road, Hampton, Georgia. Pastor Kyle Berry officiating. The interment service will be held at 10:30 am, Tuesday, April 13th, 2021 at the Georgia National Cemetery, 2025 Mount Carmel Church Lane, Canton, Georgia 30114. Public viewing for Mrs. Green will be held Monday from 3-5 pm before the service at the church. Family and friends are asked to assemble by 4:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Michael J. Glanton, 33 of Virginia formerly of Griffin passed Friday, March 26, 2021 at Novant UVA Haymarket Medical Center in Manassas, Virginia. Celebration of Life for Mr. Glanton will be held at 11:00 am, Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at McDowell's Funeral Home, with Rev. Willie Curtis officiating. Public viewing will be held Monday, April 5, 2021 from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Tammy Sullivan Williams, 60 of 328 South Broad Street, Bainbridge, Georgia formerly of Griffin passed Saturday, March 27, 2021 at Archibald Memorial Hospital. Going Home celebration for Mrs Tammy Sullivan-Williams will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, April 3rd, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Gardens. Apostle Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Public viewing for Tammy will be held Friday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mother Tommie Susie Fuller, 75 of 226 Armstead Circle, Griffin passed Wednesday, March 24th, 2021 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Celebration of Life for Mother Fuller will be held at 11:00 am, Friday, April 2nd, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Gardens with Bishop Kenneth Fuller officiating and Bishop Antonio Sewell will render the eulogy. Public viewing for Mother Fuller will be held Thursday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends please assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Deacon Julius Stokes, 88 of 217 W. Chappell Street, Griffin passed Monday, March 15th, 2021 at his resident. A Celebration of Life for Deacon Julius Stoke will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Oak Hill Cemetery. Pastor Ronald K. Adams will preside. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. 

 

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Mr. James Fuller, 69 of Griffin passed Sunday, March 14th, 2021 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. A Celebration of Life for Mr. Fuller will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Oak Hill Cemetery with Full Military Honors. Pastor Moses Woodruff Jr. will preside. Public viewing for Mr. Fuller will be held Friday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am, from 217 Hammerhawk Road, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Lena M. Williams, 78 of 627 D Meriwether Street, Griffin passed Saturday, March 13th, 2021 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Homegoing Celebration for Ms. Williams will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Gardens. Pastor Claude Franklin will preside. Public viewing for Ms. Williams will be held Friday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Deacon Frank Touchstone Jr. 91 of 2060 North Hill Street Extension, Griffin passed Friday, March 12th, 2021 at Emory Healthcare, Midtown Atlanta. A celebration of Life for Deacon Touchstone Jr. will be held at 1:00 p.m., Friday, March 19th, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Gardens with Military Honors. Pastor Gregory Tyler will officiate. Public visitation will be held Thursday, March 18, 2021 from 5-7 pm at the funeral home. An Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Memorial will be held via Zoom Thursday at 6:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Macedonia Baptist Church, P.O. Box 1781, Griffin, Georgia 30224, or to the American Heart Association. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Arthur James Fuller, 75 of Jackson, TN formerly of Griffin passed Saturday, March 6th, 2021 at the Northbrooke Health Care & Rehab Center. Celebration of Life for Mr. Fuller will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, March 12th, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Bishop Antonio Sewell will officiate and Bishop Kenneth Fuller will render the eulogy. Public viewing for Mr. Arthur Fuller will be held Thursday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends please assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 a.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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 Celebration of Life for Overseer Raymond Jackson Jr., 131 Parks Lane, Gay, Georgia  will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, March 6th, 2021 at Carver Road Baptist Church, 334 Carver Road, Griffin. Elder Jimmy Jackson will officiate. The interment will follow in St. Paul Holiness Church Cemetery. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:00a.m. from the residence. Public viewing for Overseer Jackson Jr. will be held on Friday from 3-6 p.m. at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Coach Barthonia Antoine Pinckney, 53 of 1355 Patton Road, Griffin passed Monday, February 22nd, 2021 at Upson Regional Medical Center in Thomaston, Georgia. Memorial service for Coach Pinckney will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 27th, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Stadium, 310 E. Poplar Street, Griffin. Pastor Stephen Whitaker will officiate. Friends are asked to assemble at the stadium by 1:45 p.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Paul Edward Cannon, 53 of 253 Lakeview Drive, Locust Grove, Georgia passed Saturday, February 13th, 2021 at Piedmont Henry Hospital. Mr. Cannon was cremated.  Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Juana Arguelles Martinez, 53 of 926 Hamilton Boulevard, Griffin passed Monday, February 1st, 2021 at her resident.  Home Going Celebration for Mrs. Arguelles Martinez will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, February 6th, 2021 at Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 5-7 pm. Her remains will lie instate at the cemetery one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia is incharge of arrangements.

 

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Mr. Howard Giles Jr., better known as "June Bug", 55 of Griffin passed Friday, January 22nd, 2021 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Graveside service for Mr. Giles Jr. will be held at 12 pm, Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Pastor Antonio Head, Sr. will officiate. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Everyone please assemble at the gravesite by 11:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia is incharge of arrangements.

 

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Mr. W.F. Hall, 69 of 38 Parks Lane, Gay, Georgia passed Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center in LaGrange, Georgia. Graveside service for Mr. Hall will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, January 23, 2021 at Red Oak Baptist Church Cemetery. 620 Massengales Mill Road, Gay, Georgia. Pastor Alex Parks will preside.  Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 12:45 pm. Public viewing for Mr. Hall will be Friday from 2-6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street is incharge of arrangements.

 

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Mr. Eugene Carley 62 of 269 Valley Hill Road, Riverdale, Georgia passed Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 at Piedmont Henry Hospital. Memorial service for Mr. Carley will be held at 1:00 pm, Tuesday, January 26th, 2021 at McDowell Funeral Home. Pastor Grady L. Caldwell will preside. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home by12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia is in charge of arrangements. 

 

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Mr. Raymond Boynton of 7726 High Maple Circle, Charleston, South Carolina passed Saturday, January 16th, 2021 at his residence. Graveside service for Mr. Boynton will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, January 23rd, 2021 at Oak Hill Cemetery. Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will preside. Family has requested a private service, but you may join in the celebration via our FaceBook Page - McDowell's Mortuary. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.

 

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Mother Celia M. Hinton, 93 of 401 Garden Road, Greenville, Georgia passed Friday January 15th, 2021 at the Warm Spring Medical Center. Home Going Celebration for Mother Hinton will be held 1:00 P.M., Wednesday, January 20th, 2021 at Mt. Venus Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, 525 Caldwell Street, Gay, Georgia. Pastor William Toney will preside and Pastor Titus Roberson will render the eulogy.  Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 12:45 P.M. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 3 until 7 P.M. at the funeral home. McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.

 

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Ms. Hazel H. Moore, 85 of 707 1/2 E. McIntosh Road, Griffin passed Thursday, January 14th, 2021 at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta, Georgia. Celebration of Life for Mrs. Moore will be held 2:00 P.M., Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery with Elder James Williams officiating. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 1:45 P.M. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3 until 7 P.M. at the funeral home. McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.

 

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Ms. Dianne Ross Brittian, 77 of 408 E. Chappell Street, Griffin passed Wednesday, January 6th, 2021 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Ms. Brittian will be held at 12pm, Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 at Faith in the Word Int. Ministries, 1217 E. McIntosh Road, Griffin where Pastor Jerome Garland will preside. Public viewing for Ms. Brittian will be held Monday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Ms. Brittian will be buried Wednesday, January  20, 2021 at the GeorgiaVeteran Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville, Georgia. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 11:45 am.  McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Tommy L. Dennis, 72 of 112 N. 13th Street, Griffin passed Tuesday, January 5th, 2021 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Graveside service for Mr. Dennis will be held at 11:00 am, Tuesday, January 12th, 2021 at Oak Hill Cemetery with Dr. Steven Driver Jr. presiding. Public viewing for Mr. Dennis will be held Monday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia

 

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Mr. Larry Pack, 73 of Griffin passed Monday, January 4th, 2021 at the Harbor View Nursing Home in Thomaston, Georgia. Graveside service for Mr. Pack will be held at 1:00 pm, Tuesday, January 12th, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing for Mr. Pack will be held Monday from 3-6 pm. Family and friends are asked to assemble at gravesite by 12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Azzie Mae Garland, 94 of 104 Bourbon Street, Griffin passed Sunday, January 3rd, 2021 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Celebration of Life for Mrs. Garland will be held at 12:00 pm, Thursday, January 14th, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Garden with Pastor Jerome Garland Presiding. Public viewing for Mrs. Garland will be held Wednesday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the grave site by 1145 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Mary A. Whitfield, 74 of 301 Cherokee Circle, Griffin passed Thursday, December 31st, 2020 Celebration of Life for Mrs. Whitfield will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 8th, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Garden with Bishop Antonio Sewell presiding. Public viewing for Mrs. Whitfield will be held Thursday from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Opel R. Nash, 68 of 1851 Almash Court, Conley, Georgia passed Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Piedmont Henry Hospital. Celebration of Life for Ms. Opel R. Nash will be held at 12 pm, Thursday, January 7th, 2021 at McDowell's Funeral Home. Dr. Lisa Oppong will preside. Public viewing for Ms. Nash will be held Wednesday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home, Thursday by 11:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Little Honesty Allen, 7 of 944 Cone Road, Forest Park, Georgia passed Sunday, December 27th, 2020 at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. Home Going Service for Little Allen will be held at 12:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 6th, 2021 at McDowell's Funeral Home. Dr. Steven Driver Jr. will preside. Public viewing for Little Allen will be one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home by 10:45 a.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Eric Lamar Berry, 52 of 106 Pier Point, Griffin passed Tuesday, December 29th, 2020 at his residence. Home Going Celebration for Mr. Berry will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Monday, January 4th, 2021 at Griffin Memorial Garden with Rev. Melvin Allen Tukes presiding. The remains will lie instate at the cemetery one hour prior of service. Public viewing for Mr. Berry will be held Sunday from 3-6 p.m. at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 a.m. from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Edward James Fletcher, 63 of Griffin passed Thursday, December 24th, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Home Going Celebration for Mr. Fletcher will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden. Pastor Haywood Leaks will officiate and Pastor Greg Harps will render the eulogy. Public viewing for Mr. Fletcher will be held Tuesday from 3-6 p.m. at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 a.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Robert Dashun Redding, 25 of 1628 Hallmark Drive, Griffin passed Monday, December 7th, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. A Private Celebration of Life for Mr. Redding will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Saturday, December 12th, 2020 at Power in the Word Ministries of Praise, 1532 Meriwether Street, Griffin, Georgia where Rev. Frank Wright is the Pastor. Eulogist: Pastor Faye Richards. Interment; Griffin Memorial Garden. The cortege will assemble at 11:20 am from the residence. Public viewing for Mr. Redding will be held Friday from 2-7 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Death Notice

Mr. Kenneth William Norris, 55 of 888 Laney Road, Locust Grove, Georgia passed Monday, November 30, 2020 at Piedmont Henry Hospital. McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. Cremation

 

Death Notice

Ms. Tracy Giddings, 53 of Jonesboro, Georgia passed Friday, November 20, 2020 at her resident. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. Cremation

 

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Ms. Tetra Denise Jackson, 56 of 203 Alabama Street, Griffin passed Tuesday, November 10th, 2020 at her resident. Graveside service for Ms. Jackson will be held at 11:00 am, Tuesday, November 17th, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery with Pastor Goggins officiating. Public viewing for Ms. Jackson will be held Monday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Ermagene C. Wyatt, 67 of 7071 New Dale Road, Rex, Georgia passed Sunday, November 8th, 2020 at Piedmont Henry Hospital in Stockbridge, Georgia. Celebration of Life for Mrs. Wyatt will be held at 1:00 pm, Monday, November 16th, 2020 at Travelers Rest Baptist Church in Morrow, Georgia. Pastor Arthur L. Powell will officiate. The interment will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery in College Park, Georgia. Public viewing for Mrs. Wyatt will be held Sunday, November 15th at the church's life center from 2-4 pm. She will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the service. The cortege will assemble at 12:00 pm from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Olivia Cheeves Flemister, 74 of 1026 West Broad Street, Griffin passed Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020 at her resident. A Celebration of Life for Mrs. Flemister will be held at 11:00 am, Tuesday, November 10th, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Pastor James H. Miller will preside. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Doris Woods, 70 of 140 Edison Drive, Stockbridge, Georgia passed Saturday, October 31, 2020 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Graveside service for Mrs. Woods will be held Wednesday, Nove,ber 4th, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery at 1:30 pm. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 1:15 pm. Public viewing will be at the gravesite only. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. LaShawnta A. Vick 27 of 405 N. 16th Street, Griffin passed Thursday, October 29, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Graveside service for Ms. Vick will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Thursday, November 5, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery with Pastor Lucy Vick officiating. Public viewing will be held Wednesday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 11:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin.

 

Funeral Notice

Mr. Antonio Jackson, 38 of 680 Langston Drive, S.W. Atlanta passed Sunday, October 25th, 2020 at Grady Hospital. Home Going Service for Mr. Jackson will be conducted at 2:00 pm, Sunday, November 1st, 2020 at Power in the Word Church, 1532 Meriwether Street, Griffin. Officiant: Robert Tanner, Eulogist: Pastor Frank Wright. The interment will be held at 11:00 am Monday, November 2nd at Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing for Mr. Jackson will be Saturday from 4-7 pm at the funeral home and face masks are required for visitation. The cortege will assemble at the funeral home at 1:25 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Mr. Charlie J. Cheeves Jr., 83 of  119 Alabama Street, Griffin passed Saturday, October 24th, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Home Going Celebration for Mr. Cheeves Jr. will be held Saturday, October 31st, 2020 at 1:00 pm, in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Officiant: Pastor Gerod D. Duff. Public viewing will be Friday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home and face masks are required for visitation. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Mattie Annie (aka Annie) Shannon, 98 of 931 Rock Quarry Road, Stockbridge, Georgia, formerly of Pike County passed Wednesday, October 21st, 2020 at Lovely Care. A life of Celebration for Mrs. Shannon will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Monday, October 26, 2020 at Fuller Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery. Pastor Rex Smith will preside. Public viewing will be held Saturday from 1-5 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 12:20 pm from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Rosa B. Dukes, 85 of Griffin passed Friday, October 16th, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Home Going Celebration for Ms. Dukes will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, October 23rd, 2020 at Tabernacle of Joy Miracle and Deliverance Center, 580 North 2nd Street, Griffin, Georgia 30224, where the pastor is Apostle Henry L. Morgan. The interment will follow at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery.  Guess are limit to 100 people at the service. Public viewing for Ms. Dukes will be held Thursday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Stella Louise Brown, 61 of Griffin passed Monday, October 12, 2020 at the Brightmoor Nursing Home. Homegoing service for Ms. Brown will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Thursday, October 15th, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden. Pastor Ronald K. Adams will preside. Public viewing for Ms. Brown will be held Wednesday, from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the cemetery one hour prior to service. Family and friends please assemble at the gravesite by 11:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Terry Miller Sr., 54 of Griffin passed Sunday, October 11, 2020 at his residence. Home going service for Mr. Miller, Sr, will be conducted at 11:00 am, Thursday, October 15th, 2020 at McDowell's Funeral Home. Mr. Terry Miller Jr. will render the eulogy. Public viewing will be held Wednesday from 5-7 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends please assemble at the funeral home by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Mr. Johnny Lee Whitlock Jr., 40 of 1224 Ellis Road, Griffin, Georgia passed Tuesday, October 6th, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Home going service for Mr. Whitlock Jr. will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Friday, October 16th, 2020 at Breakthrough Church International, 1847 North 9th Street, Griffin, where Bishop Michael Lawerence is pastor and Dr. Steven Driver Jr. will rendered the eulogy. The interment will follow in the Jackson City Cemetery. Mr. Whitlock Jr. willl lie in state Tuesday from 4-7 pm at Adams Funeral Home in Jackson, Georgia and he will also lie in state Wednesday and Thursday from 3-6 pm at McDowell's Funeral Home. The cortege will assemble at 12:00 pm from 1309 Greenview Drive, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by Adams Funeral Home of Jackson, Georgia and McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Mrs. Mary Miller Maddox, 78 of 1624 Hallmark Drive, Apt. M100 of Griffin passed Sunday, September 20, 2020 at Eternal Hope Healthcare. Graveside service for Mrs. Maddox will be held at 11:00 am, Thursday, September 24th, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden. Pastor H. Bernard Miller will officiate and Rev. Mattie Taylor will render the eulogy. Public viewing for Mrs. Maddox will be held Wednesday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Mr. Rayford Harris, 58 of Griffin passed Thursday, September 17, 2020 at Brightmoor Hospice. Home Going Celebration for Mr. Harris will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Saturday, September 26, 2020 at McDowell's Funreal Home. Pastor Wallace Jackson will officiate. The remains will lie in state one hour prior to service. Public viewing fgor Mr. Harris will be held Friday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends aplease assemble at the funeral home by 12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street.

 

Funeral Notice

Mrs. Louise Britt, 81, of Griffin passed Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 at Eternal Hope Healthcare. Graveside service for Mrs. Britt will be held at 12:00 pm, Tuesday at Griffin Memorial Garden. Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will preside. Public viewing will be held Monday, 3-7 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 11:30 am from 252 Armstead Circle, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc. 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Geraldine Anita Whatley Banks, 80 of 108 Bourbon Street Griffin passed Saturday, September 5th, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. A private graveside service for Mrs. Banks will be held at 11:00 am, Friday September 11th, 2020. Pastor Gerod Duff will officiate. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Ms. Ruby Jewell Lucier, 70 of 114 Bramble Way, Griffin passed Sunday, August 9th, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Homegoing celebration for Ms. Lucier will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, August 15th, 2020 at Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery. 53 Merrybrook Road, Rover, Georgia. Pastor John H. Adams will preside. Family members and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:50 am. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc, 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Ms. Barbara E. Drummond, 51 of 421 Circus Street, Griffin passed Friday, August 7th, 2020 at her residence. (Cremation) Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Ms. Phyllis C. Martin, 55 of 377 Devilla Trace, Fayetteville, Georgia passed Sunday, July 12th, 2020 at her residence. A private memorial service for Ms. Martin will be held at a later date. Sympathetic service entrusted to  McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Mr. Emerson Bruce Jr. of 100 Camden Road, Griffin passed Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at the V.A. Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. Home Going Service for Mr. Emerson Bruce Jr will be held at 11:00 am, Tuesday, July 7th, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden with Military Honors. Bishop Wiley Jackson will preside. Public viewing will be held Monday from 2-6 pm at the funeal home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:50 am. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Ms. Claudine Adams, 88 of 1314 Greenbriar Drive, Griffin passed Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at Brightmoor Hospice. Homegoing Celebration for Mother Adams will be held at 12:00 pm, Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Pastor Charles Lovett III will officiate. Public viewing will be held Monday, June 29th from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 11:50 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Mr. Willie James Sherman, 70 of 115 North 14th Street, Griffin passed Saturday, June 20th, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. A private ceremony for Mr. Sherman will be held Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020 in Lovejoy, Georgia. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Our deepest sympathy goes out to the family of 1 year old Master Davaros Wilson Jr., of Clayton County, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, June 8th, 2020. Celebration of Life for Master Wilson Jr. will be held at 12:00 pm, Saturday, June 20, 2020 at Oak Hill Cemetery, 797 Memorial Drive, Griffin, 30223. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 11:50 am. Public visitation will be held Friday from 5-7 pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Mr. Authur McGee, 80 of Griffin passed Monday, May 25th, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Home Going Celebration for Mr. McGee will be held at Fairfield C.M.E. Church Cemetery in Hollonville, Georgia with Pastor Fred Blackmon officiating. Public viewing for Mr. McGee will be Saturday from 2-5 PM at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 12:45 PM. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Mrs. Barbara Ann Newton, 63 of 148 Camden Road, Griffin passed Sunday, May 3rd, 2020 at Kenneston Hospital in Marietta, Georgia. Graveside service for Mrs. Newton will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Friday, May 8th, 2020 at Shoal Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, 99 MLK Jr. Blvd, Locust Grove, Georgia. Pastor Michael Price will officiate. Public viewing for Mrs. Newton will be held Thursday from 5-7 pm at the funeral home. The immediate family are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 12:50 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Mrs. Teresa Berry Penson, 61 of 245 Anna Avenue, Palmetto, Georgia passed Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 at her resident. Home Going Celebration for Mrs. Penson will be conducted at 1:00 pm Friday, May 8th, 2020 at New Birth Fellowship of Praise, 1315 Lyndon Avenue, Griffin, with Apostle Dr. Small officiating. Publice viewing will be held Thursday at "New Birth" from 5-8 pm. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The immediate family are asked to assemble at the church by 12:50 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia

 

Funeral Notice

Mr. Hubert Adams Westberry, 61 of 421 N. 9th Street, Griffin passed Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020 at WS Spalding Regional Hospital. Home Going Celebration for Mr. Westberry will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, May 9th, 2020 at McDowell's Chapel. Pastor Dr. Steven Driver Jr. will preside and Pastor Joyce Hoskins will render the eulogy. The immediate family are asked to assemble at the chapel by 10:50 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Ms. Diane Hampton, 73 of 8 East King Road, Hampton, Georgia passed Wednesday, April 15th, 2020 at Piedmont Henry Hospital. Graveside service for Mother Diane Sutton Hampton will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Saturday, April 25th, 2020 at Zion Cemetery in Hampton, Georgia. The immediate family are asked to assemble at the grave site by 12:50 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Mr. Curtis Eugene Neal, 66 of 79 Flint River Road, Jonesboro, Georgia passed Friday, April 10, 2020 at his residence. Graveside service for Mr. Neal will be held at 11:00 am, Friday, April 17th, 2020 at Oak Hill Cemetery. The immediate family are asked to be at gravesite by 10:50 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street.

 

Funeral Notice

Mr. Lonnie Dewberry 79, of 413 North Hill Street, Apt. C, Griffin passed Thursday, April 9th, 2020 at the Renaissance Healthcare. Mr. Dewberry wishes were to be cremated. Sympathetic service Rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Mr. Walter Milton Greene, 82 of 187 Canterbury Drive, Jonesboro, Georgia passed Wednesday, April 8th, 2020 at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. Graveside service for Mr. Greene will be held at 11:00 am, Friday, April 17th, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden. The immediate family are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:50 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc, 305 North Hill Street.

Funeral Notice

Mother Alma R. Victor, 96 of 1831 Hallmark Drive, Griffin passed Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Graveside service for Mother Victor will be held at 12:00 pm, Saturday, April 11, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden, The immediate family are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 11:50 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305  North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mrs. Gloria Jean Fuller, 73 of Fayetteville, Georgia passed Friday, April 3rd, 2020 at her residence. The wife of Bishop Kenneth Fuller, Sr. Graveside service for Mrs. Fuller will be held at 11:00 am, Wednesday, April 8th, 2020 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery with Pastor Creflo Dollar officiating. The immediate family are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:50 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mr. James Foster, 86 of 1624 Hallmark Hills Drive, Griffin passed Thursday, March 26, 2020 at his residence. Graveside service for Mr. Foster will be held at 1:00 pm, Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery, 53 Merrybrook Road, Rover, Georgia. The immediate family are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 12:50 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Ms. Fannie Mae Lyons, 96 of 1840 N. Hill Street, Ext., Griffin passed Thursday, March 26, 2020 at Brightmoor Hospice. Graveside service for Mother Fannie Mae Lyons will be held at 12 pm, Monday, March 30, 2020 at Spring Hill Missionary Baptist Church  Cemetery, 117 Locust Street, Milner, Georgia. Pastor Craig A. Ogletree, officiating and Pastor Eddie Collier will render the eulogy. The immediate family are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 11:50 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street. Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mr. Quenten Dukes, 48 of 116 Westwind Court, Griffin passed Monday, March 16th, 2020 at his resident. Public visitation for Mr. Dukes, Sr. will be held Tuesday, March 24th from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. A private service will be held Wednesday. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street. Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mr. Otis Evans, 81 of 903 South Hill Street, Apt. H-2, Griffin passed Thursday, February 20, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Evans will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Thursday, February 27th, 2020 at Unionville United Methodist Church, 971 High Falls Park Road, Barnesville, Georgia. Rev. Wilma Hasting, pastor and Rev. Charles Dumas, eulogist. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 12:45 pm. Public viewing for Mr. Evans will be held Wednesday from 2-6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Ms. Shondell Coggins, 43 of 105 W. Wind Court, Griffin passed Friday, February 14th, 2020 at her resident. Graveside service for Ms. Coggins will be held at 11:00 am, Friday, February 28th, 2020 at the City Cemetery on Carver Road in Griffin. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the cemetery by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mr. Randy Lamar Willis, 38 of 222 Austin Avenue, Griffin passed Friday, February 7th, 2020 at Navicent Healthcare in Macon, Georgia. Memorial service for Mr. Willis will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, February 15th, 2020 at Rising Star Baptist Church with Pastor Gerod Duff presiding. Family members and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:50 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mrs. Hyson Driver-Tucker, 78 of 117 Meadow View Lane, Williamson, Georgia passed Friday, January 31st, 2020 at Emory University Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Driver-Tucker will be held at 1:00 pm, Friday, February 7th, 2020 at New Mercy Baptist Church, 742 Park Road, Griffin. Pastor Ronald Keith Adams will preside and Pastor Grady Caldwell will render the eulogy. The interment will be at 1:00 pm Saturday, February 8th at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the service. Family member and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 12:45 pm. Public viewing for Mrs. Driver-Tucker will be held Thursday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mr. Ira Lee McDowell, Sr., 79 of 363 N. 16th Street, Griffin passed Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. McDowell will be conducted at 12:00 p.m. Saturday, February 1st, 2020 at Pine Grove Baptist Church, 45 Liberty Road, Milner, Georgia. Pastor Charles Lovett, III will officiate. His remains will lie in state one hour prior to service. Interment will follow in the Westwood Garden Cemetery. The cortege will assemble at the funeral home at 11:15 a.m. Public viewing will be Friday from 1-6 p.m. at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mother Lucy Kate Willis, 82 of 223 Armstead Circle, Griffin passed Monday, January 20th, 2020 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mother Willis will be conducted at 11:00 am Friday, January 24th, 2020 at New Hope Baptist Church where Bishop Antonio Sewell is pastor, 1247 D.F. Fuller Drive, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor Steven Driver, Jr. will officiate and Watchman Edward McKnight will eulogize. Her remains will lie in state one hour prior to service. Interment will follow in the Griffin Memorial Gardens. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from her residence. Public viewing for Mother Willis will be Thursday from 5-7 pm at New Hope Baptist Church. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mrs. Eddie Ruth Dennis, 77 of 1083 Jackson Road, Apt. B, Griffin passed Saturday, January 11th, 2020 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Dennis will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Friday, January 17th, 2020 at Faith United Methodist Church with Pastor Dr. Moses Woodruff is officiating. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Her remains will  lie in state at the church one hour pior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12:20 pm from 1111 Broad Street, Griffin. Public viewing for Mrs. Dennis will be held Thursday from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mr. Charles Rocky White Sr., 74 of 1340 Winona Avenue, Griffin passed Thursday, January 9th, 2020 at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. White, Sr. will be conducted at 12 pm Thursday, January 16th, 2020 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle Dr. Mamie J. Smith officiating and Pastor Frank Wright, III is eulogist. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. Public viewing will be held Wednesday from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 am from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 Memorial Rememberance

Ms. Myquesha M. Byrd, 28 of 2520 Fairway Circle of Atlanta passed Sunday, December 29th, 2019. Memorial Rememberance for Ms. Byrd will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, January 18th, 2020 at Welcome All Park, College Park, Georgia. Family members and friends are asked to assemble at the park by 1:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mr. Roosevelt Britten, better known as "Pooche" 69 of 331 N. 3rd Street, Griffin passed Wednesday, January 1st, 2020 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Britten will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church with Pastor Milton S. Goggins officiating. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 11:20 am from 326 N. 3rd Street, Griffin. Public viewing for Mr. Britten will be held Tuesday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mr. Matthew Shelton Jr., 78 passed Friday, December 27th, 2019.  Funeral service for Mr. Shelton Jr. will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, January 4th, 2020 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Elder Donald Hann will officiate and eulogize. The interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery with Military Honors. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:20 am from the funeral home. Public viewing for Mr. Shelton Jr. will be held Friday from 4-6 pm at the funeral home chapel. Sympathic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

Funeral Notice

Mrs. Lucinda W. Hodo, 90 of Griffin passed Thursday, December 26th, 2019 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Hodo will be conducted at 11:00 am, Monday, December 30, 2019 at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, 600 East McIntosh Road, Griffin. Pastor Walker will officiate and Pastor H. Patrick will render the eulogy. The interment will follow at Free Liberty UMC Cemetery in Williamson, Georgia. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Public viewing for Mrs. Hodo will be held Sunday from 1-6 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mrs. Annie Carrie Perdue-Stewart, 100 of Atlanta passed Monday, December 16th, 2019 at Crestview Nursing Facility. Funeral service for Mrs. Stewart will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, December 21st, 2019 at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, Barnesville, Georgia where Rev. Blalock is the pastor. The interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Public viewing will be held Friday from 2pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mrs. Brenda B. Hood- Foster, 60 of 313 N. 17th Street, Griffin passed Saturday, December 7th, 2019 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Foster will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, December 14th, 2019 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Pastor Joseph Driver will rendere the eulogy. The interment will follow at Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery in Rover, Georgia. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:20 am from the funeral home. Public viewing for Mrs. Foster will be held Friday from 4pm unmtil 7pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Memorial Notice

Mrs. Lillian L. Batey, 66 of 117 Sunset Strip, Pomona, Georgia passed Monday, November 18, 2019 at Select Specialty Hospital. Memorial service for Mrs. Batey will be held at 12:00 pm, Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Macedonia Baptist Church where Pastor Gregory Tyler will officiate. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 11:50 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

Funeral Notice

Ms. Lucy B. Williams of 526 E. Solomon Street, Griffin passed Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 at her residence. Funeral service for Mrs. Williams will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Thursday, November 21st, 2019 at Mt. Calvary United Pentecostal Church with Pastor Richard Duffey officiating. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Her remains will be placed in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 11:15 am, at the funeral home. Public viewing for Mrs. Williams will be held Wednesday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

Funeral Notice

Mr. Leslie M. Shunk of Griffin passed Saturday, November 9th, 2019 at WellStar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.(Cremation)

Memorial Notice

Ms. Amanda Stinson, 76 of 117 Halifax Drive, Griffin passed Friday, November 8th, 2019 at her residence. Memorial service for Ms. Stinson will be held at 4:00 pm, Friday, November 22nd, 2019 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 3:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Rev. Horace Fuller Jr., 94 of 1307 Greenbriar Drive, Griffin passed Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at his residence. Celebration of Life for Reverend Fuller Jr. will be conducted at 11:00 am, Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 at First Assembly of God, 2000 W. McIntosh Road, Griffin. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:00 am at the residence. Rev. Fuller Jr.  will lie in state Monday, November 11, 2019 from 5-7 pm at West Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, 117 Akins Street, Barnesville, Georgia and he will lie in state Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 5-7 pm at Mt. Plesant Baptist Church, 600 E. McIntosh Road, Griffin. Christian services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Pearlie Harper, 75 of Griffin passed Thursday, October 31st, 2019 at the Renaissance Nursing Home. Funeral service for Mrs. Harper will be held Wednesday, October 6, 2019, 11:00 am, at Antioch Baptist Church with Pastor Alfred Jester officiating. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am at the funeral home. Public viewing for Mrs. Harper will be held Tuesday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Christian and Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street.

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Mr. Lewis M. Alexander Jr., 67 1042 Forest Valley Drive, S.E., Atlanta passed Saturday, October 26th, 2019 at the Harbor Grace Hospice in Atlanta, Georgia. Funeral service for Mr. Alexander Jr. will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 at Greater Ephesus Missionary Baptist Church, 50 Cleveland Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia. Pastor M. Davis will officiate. The interment will follow in Southview Cemetery. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the residence. Christian and Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Camilya Hancock, 31 of 31i7 Golfview Drive, Griffin, passed Saturday, October 26th, 2019 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Hancock will be conducted at 12 pm, Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 at New Hope Baptist Church, 1247 D.F. Fuller Drive, Griffin. Bishop Antonio Sewell officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. Camilya will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:00 am from the residence. Public viewing for Camilya will be held Friday from 1-4 pm at the funeral home and a wake will be held Friday night from 5-7 pm at New Hope Baptist Church. Christian and Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Mary Leach, 74 of 1545 Williamson Road, Griffin passed Friday, October 18th, 2019 at her resident. Funeral service for Mrs. Leach will be conducted Saturday, October 26th, 2019, 11:00 am at The Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 100 County Line Road, Griffin, Georgia with Brother Gerard Hollins, presiding. The interment will follow in Westwood Garden. Her remains will lie in state at the Kingdom Hall one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:15 am from the funeral home. Public viewing for Mrs. Leach will be held Friday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Rita Faye Blount, 57 of 115 Covey Trail, Newnan, Georgia passed Wednesday, October 9th, 2019 at Newnan Healthcare in Newnan. Funeral service for Ms. Rita Blount will be conducted Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 11:00 am at Red Oak Baptist Church, 620 Massengales Mill Road, Gay, Georgia 30218. Pastor Alex Parks officiating and Mr. Clifton Fisher III will render the eulogy. The interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:00 am at the residence. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. Christian and Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Lottie Starks, 77 of 301 N. 12th Street, Griffin passed Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 at her resident. Funeral service for Ms. Starks will be conducted Wednesday, October 9th, 2019, 12:30 pm at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church with Pastor Milton S. Goggins officiating. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:45 at the residence. Public viewing will be held Tueday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Christian and Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Lucile Pope Alexander, 83 of 1042 Forest Valley Drive, Atlanta, Georgia passed Thursday, September 26th, 2019 at Glenwood Nursing Home. The Home Going Celebration for Sister Alexander will be conducted Saturday, October 5th, 2019 at 11:00 am, at Covenant Church, 1700 Corey Blvd., Decatur, Georgia 30032 where Bishop Carswell is the pastor. The interment will follow in Southview Cemetery, 1990 Jonesboro Road, SE, Atlanta 30315. The cortege will assemble at 9:45 am from the residence. There will be no public viewing of Sister Pope Alexander remains. Christian and Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Clarice Morris Warren of Griffin passed Sunday, September 15th, 2019 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Warren will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Friday, September 20, 2019 at Holly Grove Baptist Church with Pastor James Miller officiating. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 am from 424 Ashly Trail, Griffin. Public viewing for Mrs. Warren will be held Thursday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Gladys Jones, 85 of 430 Adams Street, Williamson, Georgia passed Monday, September 16th, 2019 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Ms. Jones will be conducted at 12:00 pm Tuesday, September 24th, 2019 at Corinth Baptist Church in Williamson, Georgia. Pastor John H. Adams will officiate. The interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 am from the funeral home. Public viewing for Ms. Jones will be held from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Rosa L. Moore, 82 of 122 Amberwood Lane, Griffin passed Saturday, September 14th, 2019 at her residence. Celebration of Life for Rosa will be held at Mount Zion Baptist Church in Griffin, Georgia on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 11:00 am, with family visitation from 6-8 pm Friday on September 20, 2019 at the church.  Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy Officiating. Her remains will lie instate one hour prior to service. The interment will be at Westwood Garden Cemetery. The cortege will assemble at 10:00 am from the residence. In lieu ofk flowers, donations can be made to The Cancer Society in Rosa's honor. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Carolyn Parks, 67 of 3255 Roberts Quarters Road, Molena, Georgia passed Friday, September 13th, 2019 at Emory Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Parks will be conducted at 11:00 am, Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 at Fellowship Baptist Church, Thomaston, Georgia. Pastor Roy Felts will officiate. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10;15 from the residence. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian service renderedby McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Frank Parks Jr., 67 of 4020 Danforth Road, Apartment 106, SW Atlanta, passed Thursday, August 22nd, 2019 at Atlanta Medical Center South in East Point, Georgia. Funeral service for Mr. Parks will be conducted Thursday, August 28th, 2019 at the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville, Georgia. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home by 8:00 am at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Zandra Marsalis of 204 Oak Grove Drive, Hampton, Georgia passed Monday, August 19th, 2019 at the V.A. Hospital in Atlanta. Her wish was to be cremated but a memorial service for Ms. Marsalis will be announced at a later date by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. David T. Potts Jr., 72 of Pike County, Georgia passed Friday, August 16th, 2019 at WS Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Potts Jr. will be held at 11:00 am, Friday, August 23rd, 2019 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Pastor Stephen Whitaker will render the eulogy. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Public viewing will he held Thursday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street.

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Mr. Neil C. Bond, 33 of 1907 Cabriolet Trail, Griffin passed Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 in Griffin. Cremation. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Marion Bruce, 70 better known as Melvin of 356 Westbrook Street, Griffin passed Tuesday, August 14th, 2019 at his residence. Public viewing for Mr. Bruce will be held Saturday, August 17th, 2019 from 5:30 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Aleka B. Simmons, 27 of 7471 Bethsaida Drive, Riverdale, Georgia passed Friday, August 1, 2019 in Decatur, Georgia. Funeral service for Ms. Simmons will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Saturday, August 10th, 2019 at New Birth Fellowship of Praise, 1315 Lyndon Avenue, Griffin, Georgia 30223. Apostle Beatrice Small will render the eulogy. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. Public viewing for Ms. Simmons will be held Friday from 3 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. Family and Friends are asked to assemble at the church by 11:45 am. Christian Service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Arlene (Pig) Warren, 57 of 1356 Oakdale Drive, Griffin passed Monday, July 1st, 2019 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Ms. Warren will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, July 6th, 2019 at Eighth Street Baptist Church. Pastor Antoine C, Lucas, Sr. officiating, Rev. Alfred Jester will render the eulogy. The interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the residence. Public viewing for Ms. Warren will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Timothy L. Jones of Knoxville, TN formerly of Griffin passed Thursday, June 20, 2019 in TN. Memorial service for Mr. Jones will be held at !:00 am, Saturday, June 29th, 2019 at New Generation Christian Fellowship Church. Founder: Apostle Mamie J. Smith, Eulogist: Pastor Keith Stroud. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Christian Service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mother Sarah Ford Edge, 87 of 1009 West Solomon Street, Griffin passed Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at her residence. Funeral service for Mother Sarah Ford Edge will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Tuesday, June 25th, 2019 at St. Luke Overcoming Church of God. Elder Nakia Washington will render the eulogy. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 am from the residence. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street.

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Ms. Dorothy Stroud, 73 of 4661 Hiram Lithia Spring Road, Powder Spring, Georgia formerly of Griffin, passed Tuesday, June 11th, 2019 at WS Cobb Hospital in Austell, Georgia. Funeral service for Mrs. Stroud will be conducted at 11:00 am, Thursday, June 13th, 2019 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Chaplain Mamie J. Smith will officiate and Pastor Oliver Leeks will rendered the eulogy. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 9:15 am from 101 Houston Street, Griffin. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street. Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Barbara Murphy age 81, of 1527 E. McIntosh Road, Griffin, Georgia passed Thursday, June 6th, 2019 at her residence. Funeral service for Ms. Murphy will be conducted at 12 pm, Tuesday, June 11th, 2019 at Rising Star Baptist Church, 132 Cherry Street, Griffin, Georgia. Officiant: Pastor Gerod Duffy, Eulogist: Pastor Calvin Bing. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:20 am from the residence. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian services rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Tommie Lewis Hutcherson, 89 of 1308 Beecher Street, S.W. Atlanta, Georgia passed Monday, May 27th, 2019 at his residence. Funeral service fori Mr. Hutcherson will be conducted at 1pm Saturday, June 1st, 2019 at Fairfield CME Church, 5291 Concord Road, Hollonville, Georgia 30206. Officiant: Rev. Kevin Young, Eulogist: Rev. Derrick Driver. The interment will follow in the church's cemetery. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12pm from the funeral home. Puublic viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Walter F. Dallas, 70, better known as "Shine" of 1210 Pleasant Avenue, Griffin passed Monday, May 20, 2019 at WS Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Dallas will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Friday, May 24th, 2019 at Pine Grove Baptist Church, 445 Liberty Road/Hwy 41 Bypass, Milner, Georgia. Officiant: Pastor Charles Lovett III, Eulogist: Pastor Frank Wright. The interment will follow at Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12 pm at the residence. Public viewing for Mr. Dallas will be held Thursday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Lorine Ellis, 78 of 253 Armstead Circle, Griffin passed Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Ellis will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Thursday, May 23rd, 2019 at Corinth Baptist Church, 53 Merrybrook Road, Rover, Georgia. Pastor John H. Adams will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden.  The cortege will assemble at 12:15 pm from the residence. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Eugenai Scott, 95 of 214 Morgans Turn, Peachtree City, Georgia passed Sunday, May 12th at Brightmoor Hospice. Ms. Scott wishes were to be cremated. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Martin David Owens, 73 of 517 Pineridge Drive, Forest Park, Georgia passed Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 at Sacred Journey Hospice in McDonough, Georgia. Funeral service for Mr. Owens, Sr. will be conducted at 10 am, Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Pastor Charles Lovett, III will oficiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 9:45 am. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 3pm until 6pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Ronald Scott Bowen, 63 of 1517 Roberts Quarters Road, Concord, Georgia passed Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 at Brightmoor Hospice. Mr. Bowen's wish was to be cremated. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Joe L. Fuller Jr., 33 of 23 Willow Ridge Drive, Hampton, Georgia passed Monday, April 29, 2019 at Piedmont Henry Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Fuller Jr. will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, May 3rd, 2019 at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church. Officiant: Rev. Alfred Jester, Eulogist: Pastor Milton S. Goggins. Interment will follow in Oak Hill City Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday from 5pm until 7pm at the funeral home. The cortege will asemble at 10:15 am from the residence. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Willie Flemister, 66 of 109 Motes Drive, Concord, Georgia passed Friday, April 19th, 2019 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Flemister will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 26th, 2019 at Old Mt. Calvary Baptist Church in Concord, Georgia with Pastor Travis Ferguson officiating. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 1:45 p.m. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Betty E. Head, 78 of 406 Leola Drive, Griffin passed Friday, April 12th, 2019 at her residence. Funeral service for Mrs. Head will be conducted at 11 am, Thursday, April 18th, 2019 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Officiant; Apostle Mamie J. Smith, Eulogist; Pastor R. Keith Adams. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Public viewing for Mrs. Head will be held Wednesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Funeral service for Mr. Larry D. Cheves, 61 of 1770 S. McDonough Road, Griffin will be conducted at 1 PM Friday, April 12th, 2019 at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church with Pastor Milton S. Goggins officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Hill City Cemetery. The cortege will assemble 12:15 PM from the residence. His remains will lie in state one hour prior to service. Public viewing will be Thursday from 3 until 7 PM at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Mrs. Elouise Harps, 84 of 561 North 2nd Street, Griffin passed Friday, March 29th, 2019 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Harps will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019 at Eighth Street Baptist Church with Pastot Antoine Lucas officiating. The cortege will assemble at 11:20 am from the residence. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street.

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Mrs. Gertrude Morris Holmes, 77 of 470 Futral Road, Griffin passed Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at her residence. Funeral service for Mrs. Holmes will be held at 12:00 pm, Saturday, March 23, 2019 at Holly Grove Baptist Church with Pastor James H. Miller officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:20 am at the residence. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Ronnie Lewis White, 71 of 232 Locust Street, Milner, Georgia passed Wednesday, February 27th, 2019 at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. White will be coducted at 11:00 am, Tuesday, March 5th, 2019 at Fuller Chapel United Methodist Church, 134 Meansville Street, Zebulon, Georgia 30295. Pastor Rex Smith will officiate, Minister James Cobia will render the eulogy. The interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the residence. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Mr. Waki Jones, 46 of Griffin passed Sunday, February 17th at Southern Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Jones will be conducted at 12:00 noon, Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at New Generation Christian Fellowship with Apostle Dr. Mamie Smith officiating. The interment will be held Saturday, March 2, 2019 in Brooklyn, New York. His remainms will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 11:45 am. Public viewing for Mr. Jones will be held Tuesday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Willie Thomas Thurmond, 92 od 3675 Kensington Road, Decatur, Georgia formerly of Pike County passed Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 at his residence. Funeral service for Mr. Thurmond will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at New Generation Christian Fellowship with Apostle Mamie J. Smith officiating. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 11:45 am. Public viewing for Mr. Thurmond will be held Tuesday from 4 until 6 pm at the funeral home. Christian services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Desmond S. Holloway, 22 of 27 Kendall Drive, Griffin passed Sunday, February 10th, 2019 at his residence. Funeral service for Desmond will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Thursday, February 21, 2019 at St. Luke Over Coming Church of God. Elder Ruby J. Kendall will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:30 am at the residence. Public viewing for Mr. Holloway will be held Wednesday from 2:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Dorothy F. Price, 94 of 1198 Redwine Road, Fayetteville, Georgia passed Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at her resident. Funeral service for Mrs. Price will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 at Rising Star Baptist Church, 1094 Old Greenville Road, Fayetteville, Georgia. Pastor Milton B. Reeves will officiate. Interment will follow at Hartford United Methodist Church Cemetery, 216 Padgett Road, Senoia, Georgia 30276. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:20 am from the residence. Public viewing for Mrs. Price will be held Tuesday from 2:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Barbara A. Zellner, 59 of Atlanta, Georgia formerly of Molena, Georgia passed Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at Atlanta Medical Center. Funeral service for Mrs. Zellner will be conducted at 11:00 am, Monday, February 4th, 2019 at Fuller Chapel UMC, 134 meansvill Street,  Zebulon, Georgia. Officiant: Paster Rex Smith, Eulogist: Rev. Terrence Albritton. Interment will follow in Moody Memorial Cemetery. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 an from the funeral home. Public viewing will be held Saturday from 2pm until 6pm at the funeral home, there will be no visitations on Sunday. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Deacon Willie Crowder, 81 of 1624 Hallmark Drive, Apt. #E-102, Griffin passed Saturday, January 26th, 2019 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Deacon Crowder will be conducted at 12:30 pm, Wednesday, Jaunuary 30, 2019 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Officiant: Apostle Mamie J. Smith, Eulogist: Pastor John H. Adams. Interment will follow in Griffin Memoiral Garden. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:45 am from the residence.  Public viewing will be held from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Jeanette Blalock Smith, 84 of 382 Swint Road, Griffin, Georgia passed Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at her residence. Funeral service for Mrs. Smith will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Thursday, January 17, 2019 at Zion Baptist Church in Hampton, Georgia. Officiant: Pastor Kyle D. Berry, Eulogist: Pastor Henry Smoke, Sr. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:20 am at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Minister Charles E. Barber, 47 of 412 Powder Creek Road, Concord, Georgia passed Thursday, January 3rd, 2019 at Emory University Hospital. Funeral service for Minister Barber will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at Union Baptist Church, 1405 North McDonough Road, Griffin, Georgia 30223. officiant: Pastor Gerod D. Duff, Eulogist: Bishop William J. Barber II. Interment will follow in Moody Memorial Garden. Public visitation will be held  at the church one hour prior to the funeral service. The cortege will assemble at 9:50 a.m. from 3131 Roberts Quarters Road, Molena, Georgia 30258. Christian Service Rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Willie Lee Dewberry, 75 of Griffin passed Sunday, December 30, 2018 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Dewberry will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 5th, 2019 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle Dr. Mamie J. Smith will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:20 a.m. from 1507 Pineview Road, Griffin. Public viewing for Mr. Dewberry will be held Friday from 3:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Bobby C. Williams, 60 of 1310 Moreland Road, Williamson, Georgia passed Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Williams will be conducted at 12pm, Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at Mt. Calvary United Pentecostal Church, 1372 Teamon Road, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor; Bishop Richard Duffie, Officiating; Pastor Anthony Williams, and Eulogist; Bishop Jeremye Williams. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 am at the residence. Public viewing will be held from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Sammie Ellis, 95 of 837 Anne Street, Griffin passed Thursday, November 29, 2018 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Ellis will be conducted at 11:00 am, Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship with Apostle Mamie J. Smith officiating. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Public viewing will be held Monday from 4pm until 6pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Joe Lewis Knight, 67 of 615 Northside Drive, Apt. 2-B, Griffin passed Wednesday, November 28th, 2018 at Wellstar North Fulton Hospital in Roswell, Georgia. Memorial service for Mr. Knight will be held at 11:00 am, Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship with Apostle Mamie J. Smith officiating and Pastor Gerod Duff will render the eulogy. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Mr. Quentin Parks, 36 of 1158 Teamon Road, Griffin passed Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 at the Atlanta Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Parks will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, November 17th, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellow. Apostle Mamie Smith officiating and Elder Francine Parks eulogist. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:15 am at the residence. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Vincent Keith Young, 59 of 1345 D.F. Fuller Drive, Griffin passed Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at his residence. Funeral service for Mr. Young will be conducted Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 at Macedonia Baptist Church in Pomona, Georgia. Pastor Gregory Tyler will officiate and Paster Milton McGill will render the eulogy. The interment will be held Saturday, November 17th at Pine Lawn Park Cemetery in Farmingdale, New York. Public visitation will be held Wednesday, at the church from 1:00 pm until the hour of service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 2:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Larry Eugene Arnold, 49 of 415 Fairburn Road, Apt. 1416, Atlanta, passed Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 at Piedmont Henry General Hospital. Memorial service for Mr. Arnold will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, 2044 J.T. Alexander Avenue, College Park, Georgia. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the churcy by 1:45 p.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. John A. Goodman 67 of 902 W. Broad Street, Griffin passed Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 at Vitas Healthcare in Stockbridge, Georgia. Funeral service for Mr. Goodman will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at New Big Spring Baptist Church, 909 Luella Road, Luella, Georgia. Pastor Earnest Colvin will officiate. Interment will follow in Rose Garden Cemetery, McDonough, Georgia. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at the funeral home at 10:15 a.m. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeal home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Captain Keith A. Daniel, 62 of 1606 Pinebrook Drive, Griffin passed Friday, November 2nd, 2018 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Captian Keith Daniel will be held at 12pm, Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at Oak Hill Baptist Church in Williamson,  Georgia. Bishop J.D. Means will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Captain Daniel remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:00 am at the residence. Public viewing will he held Wednesday from 2pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Gerald Josey, 65 of 712 Crossings Place, Griffin passed Wednesday October 31st, 2018 at Wellstar Spalding Regioinal Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Josey will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 at Mt. Plesant Baptist Church. Pastor James Walker will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Plubic viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Charlie Leon Wyatt, Sr. 63 of  118 Waterford Way, Griffin passed Friday, October 26, 2018 at Southern Regional Medical Center. Cremated. Service handled by McDowell's Funral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Clifford Bray, 84 of 2748 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy, Atlanta, Georgia passed Friday October 5, 2018 at Atlanta Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Bray will be conducted at 12:00 pm at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Apostle Dr. Mamie Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home by 11:30 am. Public viewing for Mr. Bray will be held Friday from 3:00pm until 7:00pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Jenny H. Bennett, 54 of 757 Glen Valley Way, Dacula, Georgia passed Sunday, October 7, 2018 at Emory Midtown. Mrs. Bennett wishes were to be cremated. Private service at a later date. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Lisa D. Maynard, 49 of 6403 Mount Carmel Road, Gay, Georgia passed Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Maynard will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Saturday, October 6, 2018 at St. Paul Holiness Church, 27585 Hwy 85, Alvaton, Georgia. Pastor Jimmy L. Jackson will officiate. Interment will follow in the St. Paul Holiness Church Cemetery. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12:00 pm from the residence. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Mary E. Rosser, 86 of Griffin passed Monday, August 27th, 2018 at Brightmoor Nursing Center. Funeral service will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Saturday, September 1st, 2018 at Tabernacle of Joy Miracle Deliverance Center, 580 North 2nd Street, Griffin, Georgia. Dr. H.L. Morgan will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden. Mrs. Rosser remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The corteg will assemble at 11:20 am from 1337 North 2nd Street in Griffin. Public viewing will be held Friday from 1:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Henry A. Jones Jr., 54 of 320 South 9th Street, Griffin passed Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 at his residence. Funeral service for Mr. Jones Jr. better known as "Lil Henry" will be conducted at 12 pm, Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 at Oak Hill Baptist Church 100 Lakeside Drive, Williamson, Georgia. Lead Pastor, Rev. Stephen Dervan, Eulogist: Pastor Zachery Holmes. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie in state at the church from 10:00 am until the hour of service. The cortege will assemble at 10:45 am from 534 N. 3rd Street, Griffin. Visitation for Mr. Jones Jr. will be held Monday from 2pm until 7pm at New Generation Christian Fellowhip, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Taiwan Moreland, 38 of 509 N. 16th Street, Griffin passed Monday, August 6th, 2018 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Moreland will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, August 11th, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Chaplain Mamie J. Smith will officiate and Bishop Jerome Hall will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:30 am from the residence. Public viewing will be held Friday from 2pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Alvan Daley, 93 of Ocala, Florida passed Monday, July 30, 2018 at Sacred Journey Hospital in McDonough, Georgia. Funeral service for Mr. Daley will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, August 5th, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Founder Apostle Mamie J. Smith, Eulogist Dr. Steven Driver Jr. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 1:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Perry Lee Henderson, 51, of 500 Terry Drive, Griffin passed Sunday, July 29th, 2018 at his residence. Funeral service for Mr. Henderson, Sr. will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Saturday, August 4th, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, Founder Apostle Mamie J. Smith, Presiding: Pastor Kelvin Hinton and Eulogist: Pastor Victor Henderson. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:00 am from the residence. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Bessie Parks, 91 of 242 Armstead Circle, Griffin passed Saturday, July 28th, 2018 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Parks will be conducted at 11:00 am, Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 at New Hope Baptist Church. Bishop Antonio Sewell will officiate, and Rev. John Phillips will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the residence. Public viewing for Mrs. Parks will be held Wednesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Richard Harris, 76 of 5715 Rex Mill Creek, Rex, Georgia formerly of Griffin passed Tuesday, July 24th, 2018 at Atlanta Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Harris will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, July 28th, 2018 at New Hope Baptist Church with Apostle Mamie J. Smith Officiating and Bishop Antonio Sewell will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. The cortege will assemble at 10:30 am from 1485 D.F. Fuller Drive in Griffin Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Emmett Mack, 67 of Miami, Florida passed Friday, July 20, 2018 at Mt. Sinia Hospital in Miami.  Graveside service for Mr. Mack will be conducted at 10:00 am, Saturday, August 4th, 2018 at Griffin Memorial Garden with Deacon Emzell Mack will presiding. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 9:45 am. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Diana Driver, 64 of 607 North Hill Street, Griffin passed Monday, July 9th, 2018 at the Heritage Inn Nursing Home in Barnesville, Georgia. Funeral service for Ms. Driver will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, July 13th, 2018 at New Hope Baptist Church. Dr. Steven Driver Jr. will officiate and Bishop Antonio Sewell will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:20 am from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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 Ms. Patty Jones, 57 of Kayla Court, Griffin passed Sunday, July 8th, 2018 at Brightmoor Hospice.  Funeral service for Ms. Jones will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, July 14th, 2018 at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Locust Grove, Georgia. Pastor Lionel D. Wilson will officiate. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm unitl 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:00 am from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Leroy Cheves Jr., 71 of 1356 Oakdale Drive, Griffin passed Sunday, June 24th, 2018 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Cheves Jr, will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Thursday, June 28th, 2018 at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church with Pastor Milton Goggins officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Wednesday from 3:00 pm, until 7:00 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 12:15 pm from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia 

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Mrs. Edner L. Jackson, 69 of 212 W. Tinsley Street, Griffin passed Monday, June 18th, 2018 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Jackson will be held AT 11:00 am, Friday, June 29th, 2018 at Mt. Calvary UPC in Griffin. Bishop Richard Duffy is Pastor. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:30 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Roosevelt Boynton, 89 of 9202 Pierpoint Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio formerly of Griffin passed Monday, June 11, 2018 in Cleveland. Graveside service for Mr. Boynton will be conducted 11:00 a.m., Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 at Oak Hill City Cemetery with Military Honors. Pastor, Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate. His remains will lie in state at the gravesite one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to meet at the gravesite by 10:45 a.m. Public viewing for Mr. Boynton will be Friday from 6 – 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Felecia Mathis, 63 of 1922 West Popular Street, Griffin, Georgia passed Monday, June 11th, 2018 at Emory University Hospital. Memorial service for Ms. Mathis will be held 12:30 p.m., Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Pastor, Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate and family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 12:15 p.m. Final arrangements entrusted to McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Dea. Otha R. Heggie, 78 of 453 Johnson Pool Road, Griffin passed Friday, June 8th, 2018 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Deacon Heggie will be conducted 11:00 a.m., Friday, June 15th, 2018 at Achaia Missionary Baptist Church. Pastor Ronald K. Adams will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in the Oak Hill City Cemetery with military honors. His remains will lie in state at the church one prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:15 a.m. from the residence. Public viewing for Deacon Heggie will be Thursday from 3 – 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Sarah Harris, 86 of 186 Grady Street, Griffin passed Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Harris will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, June 1st, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Founder: Apostle Mamie J. Smith, Eulogist: Elder Robert Harris. The interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am at 4334 Old Atlanta Road in Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. John Hartnest of 185 Hill Street, Molena, Georgia passed Sunday, May 13th, 2018 at the Molena Health & Rehab. Funeral service for Mr. Hartnest will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at Changing Life Baptist Church, 900 Zebulon Street, Barnesville, Georgia 30204. Pastor Victor Henderson will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 2pm until 5pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 a.m.  Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Mr. Bruce Hunter of 805 West Broad Street, Griffin passed Sunday, May 13th, 2018 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. Hunter will conducted at 1:00 pm, Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia with Apostle Mamie J. Smith Officiating. Public viewing will be held Tuesday, from 4-6 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Mr. John Wesley Adams, 80 of 140 Mount Vernon Road, Flovilla, Georgia passed Friday, May 11th, 2018 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Adams will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, May 18th, 2018 at Towaliga County Line Missionary Baptist Church 135 Short Road, Jackson, Georgia. Pastor Dr. Eddie Collier will officiate and Bishop Jeremy Williams will render the eulogy. The interment will follow in Jackson City Cemetery  in Jackson, Georgia. Public viewing will be Thursday from 11:00 am until 7:00 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:00 am at the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Kimberly Cook, 49 of 346 Forsyth Street, Barnesville, Georgia passed Thursday, May 10th, 2018 at the Medical Center of Central Georgia in Macon, Georgia. Final arrangements to McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Terry Gene Fonfield, 62, of 155 Telfair Lane, McDonough, Georgia passed Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Memorial service for Mr. Fonfield will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Monday, May 7th, 2018 at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, 600 E. McIntosh Road, Griffin, Georgia. Officiant: Minister Angela Askins, Eulogist, Elder Mary Ann Pack. Family and friends are asked to assemble at 10:45 a.m. at the church. Final arrangements entrusted to McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Willie T. Flynt, 79 of 1770 S. McDonough Road, Griffin passed Wednesday, April 18th, 2018 at his residence. Funeral service for Mr. Willie T. Flynt, Sr. of 1770 S. McDonough Road, Griffin will be conducted at 11:00 am, Monday, April 23rd, 2018 at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Milner, Georgia. Pastor D.L. Driver will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in the church’s cemetery. Public viewing will he held Sunday from 3-6 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:00 am at the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Paul J. Watson, 57 of Hampton, Georgia passed Monday, April 9th, 2018 at his residence. Final arrangements entrusted to McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Geneva Peeples Woods, 84, of 85 Hall Street, Zebulon, Georgia passed Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 at her residence. Funeral service for Mrs. Woods will be conducted 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 10th, 2018 at Mt. Hope Baptist Church, 12 Griffin Street, Zebulon, Georgia. Pastor R.L. Hodo will officiate. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery, Griffin, Georgia. Public viewing will be held at Mt. Hope Baptist Church Monday, April 9th from 7-9 pm with A.K.A. honors an hour prior to public viewing. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to funeral service. The cortege will assemble at 11:30 am at the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Gary Rollins, 49 of 339 South 15th Street, Griffin, Georgia passed Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Cremation service entrusted to McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. George Lightfoot Jr., 88 of 444 Johnson Pool Road, Griffin passed Monday, March 26th, 2018 at Upson Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Lightfoot Jr. will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Monday, April 2nd, 2018 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery with Military Honors. Public viewing will be held at the funeral home Saturday, March 31st from 5-7 pm. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:20 am at the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Dwayne Smith, 42 of 1110 West Poplar Street, Griffin passed Thursday, March 8th, 2018 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. Smith will be conducted at 11:00 am, Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship with Apostle Mamie J. Smith Officiating. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing Tuesday  from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Kathy L. Freeman, 60 of 120 East Chappell Street, Griffin passed Thursday, March 1st, 2018 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Sheila German,  75 of 732 Williams Street, Griffin passed Sunday, February 25, 2018 at her residence. Cremation service entrusted to McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Susan E. Norris, 54 of 717 Highway 81-West McDonough, Georgia passed Friday, February 16th, 2018 at Piedmont Henry Hospitl. Cremation service entrusted to McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Henry L. Milner, 67 of Concord, Georgia passed Thursday, February 15th, 2018 at the Golden Living Center in Thomaston, Georgia. Funeral service for Mr. Milner will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, February 23, 2018 at Old Mt. Calvary Baptist Church in Concord, Georgia. Pastor Travis Ferguson will officiate. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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          Funeral service for Ms. Tajii D. Mays will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, and Apostle/ Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in the Fuller Chapel UMC Cemetery, 134 Meansville Street, Zebulon. Public viewing will be held Friday at the funeral home from 4 until 7 p.m. Her remains will lie in state one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to gather at the church by 1:45 p.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc. 305 North Hill Street.

 

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          Funeral service for Mrs. Katoria H. Sullivan will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at Achaia Missionary Baptist Church, 312 Laprade Road, Griffin, Georgia and Pastor Ronald K. Adams will officiate. Interment will follow in the Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be Friday at the funeral home from 3 until 7 p.m. Her remains will lie in state one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:30 a.m. at 411 Hickory Lane, Griffin, Georgia. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc. 305 North Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Katrina Smith, 51 of 157 Crystal Brook Drive, Griffin passed Monday, January 15th, 2018 due to an automobile accident. Ms. Smith will be shipped to Hazel Crest, Illinois for a memorial service. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Richard Daniel of 162 Begonia Court, Sun City, Griffin, Georgia passed Saturday, January 13, 2018 at rhe V.A. Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Daniel will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, January 20, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin. Founder: Apostle Dr. Mamie J. Smith, Eulogist: Pastor Nathaniel Lee. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery with Military Honors. Public viewing will be Friday at the funeral home from 4-7 pm. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:15 am at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Elbert Waller, 76 of 1114 Wright Street, Griffin passed Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Waller will be held Saturday, January 20, 2018 in Holly Springs, Mississippi. J.F. Brittenum Funeral Home will be handling the final arrangements. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street.

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Ms. Evelyn E. Garcia, 50 of  2808 Harcourt Drive, Locust Grove, Georgia passed Saturday, January 6, 2018. Funeral service for Ms. Garcia will be conducted 11:30 am, Monday, January 15th, 2018 at Decatur Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 2365 Candler Road, Decatur, Georgia. Pastor John Nixon, II will officiate and Michqel Felder will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Kennedy Memorial Gardens. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble (45 am at 600 Henni Circle, McDonough, Georgia 30253. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Boyse Anthony Parks, 64 of 2839 Mitchell Place, Decatur, Georgia formerly of Griffin, Georgia passed Sunday, December 31st, 2017 at Grady Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Parks will ber conducted at 2:00 pm, Saturday, January 20, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship with Apostle Dr. Mamie Smith officiating. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 1:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Pamela Sue Simpson, 56 of 1466 Kilgore Road, Lot 59, Griffin passed Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 due to an automobile accident. Funeral service for Ms. Simpson will be conducted at 10:00 am, Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Apostle Dr. Mamie J. Smith officiating, Pastor David Osteen will render the eulogy. Public viewing will be held at the funeral home Wednesday from  5-7 pm. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 9:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Sammie Beckham, Jr. 76 of 3205 Roberts Quarters Road, Molena, Georgia passed Thursday, December 21st, 2017 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Beckham, Jr. will be conducted at 11:00 am, Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at Fuller Chapel UMC in Zebulon, Georgia. Pastor Rex Smith officiating and Pastor Travis Ferguson will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Roberts Chapel Church Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Sunday at the funeral home from 2-6 pm. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am at the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Emily A. Luke, 83 of 404 Ella Drive, Griffin passed Monday, December 18th, 2017 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Luke will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Thursday, December 21, 2017 at Eighth Street Baptist Church. Pastor Antoine Lucas will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held at the funeral home Wednesday from 3-7 pm. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12:30 pm from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Patti S. Parks, 52 of Atlanta, Georgia formerly of Zebulon passed Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 at Dekalb Medical Center. Funeral service for Ms. Parks will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Saturday, December 23rd, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Founder: Apostle Dr. Mamie J. Smith, Rev. Susan Chaney will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Smith Chapel Cemetery in Concord, Georgia. Public viewing will be held at the funeral home from 4-7 pm. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Barry J. Griffin, 58 of 616 W. College Street, Griffin passed Sunday, December 10th, 2017 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Griffin will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, December 15th, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle, Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Public viewing will be held Thursday at the funeral home from 4-7 pm. The cortege will assemble at 10:20 am from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Vanessa Colvin-Bailey, 47 of Griffin passed Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 at Wellstar Atlanta Medical Center South. Funeral service for Mrs. Bailey will be conducted at 2:00 pm, Sunday, December 10th, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle, Dr. Mamie J. Smith, officiating. Public viewing will be held Saturday at the funeral home from 4-7 pm. The cortege will assemble at 1:30 pm from 100 Callie Road, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Streeet,  Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Wanda Elizabeth White, 48 of 930 W. Broad Street, Griffin passed Sunday, December 3rd, 2017 at her resident. Funeral service for Ms. White will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Friday, December 8th, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle Dr. Mamie J. Smith, officiating, Pastor Kelvin Leaks will render the eulogy. Interment will be held at Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing Thursday at the funeral home from 4-7 pm. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 at the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Ella Thurmond, 78 of Atlanta, formerly of Zebulon, Georgia passed Friday, December 1st, 2017 at her residence. Funeral service for Mrs. Thurmond will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle, Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held Monday at the funeral home from 4-7 pm. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:30 am at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered. by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Funeral service for Mrs. Mary E. Roberson of 31 Little Street, Williamson will be conducted at 11:00 am, Thursday, December 7th, 2017 at Chapel Hill Baptist Church in Williamson, Georgia. Pastor Cedric Randolph will officiate. Interment will follow in Free Liberty Methodist Church Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Wednesday at the funeral home from 4-7 pm. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:20 am at the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Ms. Connie C. Henderson, 61 of Smyrna, Georgia formerly of Griffin passed Thursday, November 30, 2017 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Ms. Henderson will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 at Pine Grove Baptist Church, 445 Liberty Road/Hwy 41 Bypass, Milner, Georgia. Pastor Charles Lovett, III will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:00 am from 107 Pecan Point, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Frances E. Morris, 80 of 2409 Tiffany Place, Decatur, Georgia passed Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at her resident. Funeral service for Mrs. Morris will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, December 9th, 2017 at Fuiller Chapel CME in Zebulon, Georgia. Pastor Rex Smith, officiating and Rev. Larry Passmore will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Public viewing will be Friday at the funeral home from 4-7 pm. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 from 858 Lakeside Road, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Elaine L. Tibbs, 66 of 600 Pine Hill Road, Griffin passed Sunday, November 26th at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Ms. Tibbs wishes were to be cremated. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Ms. Shirley A. Mathis, 73 of 196 Kennedy Road, Griffin passed Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Mathis will be conducted at 11:00 am, Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at St. Luke Overcoming Church of God, 11 Kendall Drive, Griffin. Elder Ruby Kendall will officiate. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:00 am from 117 Little Big Horn Road, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Fannie M. Simmons-Banks, 70 of 1315 Spellman Avenue, Griffin passed Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Banks will be conducted at 11:00 am, Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 at Faith United Methodist Church. Pastor Willie A. Greene will officiate. Interment will follow in Zion Cemetery, Zetella, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:30 am at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Bobby Willis, 68 of 607 North Hill Street, Griffin passed Saturday, November 18th, 2017 at Eternalo Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Willis will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at New Hope Baptist Church. Bishop Antonio Sewell will officiate, Pastor Frank Wright will render the eulogy. Public viewing Tuesday from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at the funeral home at 12:20 am. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Victoria A. McDowell, 81 of 694 Etheridge Mill Road, Milner, Georgia passed Friday, November 17th, 2017 at Piedmont Healthcare-Atlanta. Funeral service for Mrs. McDowell will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Saturday, November 25th, 2017 at Pine Grove Baptist Church, 445 Liberty Road/Hwy 41 Bypass, Milner, Georgia. Pastor Charles Lovett, III, officiating, and Rev. Hugh Charlie McDowell will render the eulogy. The interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3-7 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12;00 pm from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered biy McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Arthur Byars Jr "better known as Popcon", 86 of 946 Veterans Parkway, Barnesville, Georgia passed Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at Heritage Inn of Barnesville. Fumeral seervice for Mr. Byars will be conducted at 11 am, Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at County Line Baptist Church in Jackson, Georgia. Pastor Eddie Collier will officiate. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Wednesday from 4-7 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10 am at 217 Seminary Ridge Road in Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Alma Louise Griar of Cleveland, Ohio, formerly of Griffin passed Sunday, November 5th, 2017 in Ohio. Graveside service for Mrs. Griar will be held at 11:00 am, Monday, November 13th, 2017 at Towaliga County Line Cemetery in Jackson, Georgia with Minister Teresa Hill presiding. Visitation will be held at the funeral home, Sunday from 4-6 pm. Family and friends assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Timothy L. Carswell of 112 Black Oak Court, Stockbridge, Georgia passed Friday, November 3rd, 2017 at Piedmont Hospital-Atlanta. Funeral for Mr. Carswell will be conducted at 1:oo pm, Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at Hightower Memorial Temple Church, 915 Coffee Avenue South, Douglas, Georgia. Pastor Randolph Scott will officiate. Interment will follow in the Douglas City Cemetery. Public visitation will be held Friday from 5-8 pm at Dodd Sterling United Methodist Church, 3272 Browns Mill Road, SE Atlanta. The cortege will assemble at 9:00 am at the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mr. Samuel Barkley of Griffin, passed Wednesday, October 31st, 2017 at his residence. Graveside service will be conducted Thursday, November 9th, 2017 at the Griffin City Cemetery on Carver Road at 11:00 am. Apostle Dr. Mamie J. Smith will preside. Public visitation will be Wednesday from 4-6 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service render by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Memorial service for Sgt. Curtis J. Johnson will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, October 28th, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Founder, Apostle Mamie J. Smith, Dr. Steven Driver, Jr. will render the eulogy. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Georgia Mae McCary Barmore of 8 Jackson Road, Zebulon, Georgia passed Tuesday, October 24th, 2017 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Barmore will be conducted at 11 am, Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 at Mount Hope Baptist Church, 12 Griffin Street, Zebulon, Georgia. Pastor R.L. Hodo will officiate. Public viewing will be held Monday at the funeral home from 4pm until 7pm. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Mrs. Betty E. Blanton, 74 of 201 Ella Circle, Griffin passed Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Blanton will be conducted 11:00 a.m., Thursday, October 26th, 2017 at Faith United Methodist Church, 590 North 2nd Street, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor Willie Greene will officiate. Interment will follow in Zion Cemetery, in Zetella Georgia. Mrs. Blanton has requested no viewing of her remains. The cortege will assemble at 10:30 a.m. from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Sarah McDay-Wright, age 93 of Griffin, Georgia passed Saturday, October 14th, 2017 at Well Star Spalding Regional Hospital. Graveside service for Mrs. Wright will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 at Oak Hill City Cemetery. Pastor Harry Patrick will officiate. Family and friends are asked to meet at the gravesite by 10:45 a.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street.

 

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Memorial service for Little Loyalty Zah'free Doby will be conducted at 12 pm, Saturday, October 14th, 2017 in McDowell's Chapel, with Dr. Steven Driver Jr., presiding. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the chapel by 11:45 am. Sympathetic service renderedby McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Johnnie Mae Dewberry, 74 of 132 Callie Road, Griffin passed Saturday, September 23, 2017 at her resident. Funeral service for Mrs. Dewberry will be conducted at 11am, Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Senior Pastor, Apostle Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am at the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Funeral service for Mr. Anderson Samuel will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, September 22nd, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Public viewing will be Thursday from 4pm until 6pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street. 

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Mrs. Mittie Irene White-Morgan, 88 of 136 Camden Road, Griffin passed Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Morgan will be conducted at 11:00 am, Thursday, September 21st, 2017 at Tabernacle of Joy, 580 North 2nd Street, Griffin. Dr. Henry L. Morgan will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Wednesday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Survivors are: children, Terry L. White, Marvin White (Lillie), Stewart Morgan, Theodore Morgan, Mary Jeanette Morgan, Martha Morgan, David Lamar Morgan, Charles Randolph Morgan and Monroe Morgan (Janie), step daughter; Gloria Blalock, all of Griffin, Georgia, 16 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family and friends.

The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am at the residence. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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 Funeral service for Mr. Amarri Jacques Jackson, 18 of 369 Winthrop Lane, McDonough, Georgia will be conducted at 2:00 pm, Sunday, September 17th, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Apostle Dr. Mamie J. Smith is pastor, and Dr. Steven Driver Jr. will officiate. Family will receive friends Saturday from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at New Generation Christian Fellowship. The remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 1:00 pm at the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Funeral service for Mr. James Rashad Jones, 23 of 1278 Evangeline Road, Decatur, Georgia will be conducted 1:00 pm Saturday, September 9th, 2017 at Tabernacle of Refuge Ministries, Inc., 6954 Braswell Street, Lithonia, Georgia 30058.  Interment will follow in Kennedy Memorial Garden, Decatur, Georgia. Public viewing will be Friday from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble 11:45 a.m. from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc. 305 North Hill Street, Griffin.   www.mcdowellfuneralhome.org

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Mr. Tony Lee Evans, 55 of 574 Chappell Mill Road, Griffin, Georgia passed Saturday, September 2nd, 2017 at Piedmont Hospital-Fayetteville. Funeral service for Mr. Evans will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 8th, 2017 at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Highway 36 Milner, Georgia. Pastor D.L. Driver and Rev. C.W. Dumas, Sr. will officiate. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortège will assemble 10:15 a.m. from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc. 305 North Hill Street, Griffin.   www.mcdowellfuneralhome.org

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Mrs. Irene H. McCrary, 89 of 511 Nine Oaks Drive, Apt. 4, Griffin passed Friday, August 25, 2017 at her residence. Funeral service for Mrs. McCrary will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Founder: Apostle Dr. Mamie J. Smith, Officiating: Rev. Melvin H. Buford, and Eulogist: Rev. Allen W. Buford. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will will assemble at 11:20 am at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street. 

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          Funeral service for Deacon Howard Duffie will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at the New Hope Methodist Church, 272 Weldon Road, Fayetteville, Ga. 30215. Pastor Sharon Cooper will officiate. Rev. Llewellyn Miller will render the eulogy. Public viewing will be held Friday at New Generation Christian Fellowship Church, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. The cortège will assemble at the funeral home by 10 a.m. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc. 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Ga.   

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Ms. Jeanette Lyons age 81, of 406 Binion Court, Newnan, Georgia, formerly of Griffin, passed Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017 at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. Graveside service for Ms. Lyons will be conducted Saturday, August 5th, 2017 in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 a.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Isabell Hutcherson, 84 of 1308 Beecher Street, Atlanta, Georgia passed Saturday, July 15, 2017 at her resident. Funeral service for Mrs. Hutcherson will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Fairfield CME Church in Hollonville, Georgia. The Rev. McLarkin will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12pm from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc, 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

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Mrs. Mary E. Filmore, 88 passed away on July 4, 2017 at Tampa General Hospitals' Palliative Care Unite in Tampa, Florida. Homegoing service for Mrs. Filmore will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 11:00 am, at Spring Hill MB Church, 8119 E. MLK Blvd., Tampa, Floria. Rev. Eugene Garnett Sr., Pastor, Interment will follow at Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. Service entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home, 3000 N. 29th Street, Tampa, Florida.

 

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Mrs. Rosa F. Merritt, age 100 of 1638 Moreland Road, Williamson, Georgia, passed Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at Spalding Regional Hospital.  Funeral  service for Mrs. Merriett will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday, July 10th, 2017 at Corinth Baptist Church, 53 Merrybrook Road, Rover, Georgia. Pastor John Adams will officiate. Interment will follow in the Westwood Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Sunday from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:15 a.m. from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mrs. Cleolar W. Ownes, 94 of Zebulon, Georgia passed Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 at Renaissance Center. Funeral service for Mrs. Owens will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Saturday, July 8, 2017 at Fuller Chapel United Methodist Church in Zebulon, Georgia. Pastor Rex Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 12:45 p.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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 Funeral service for Mr. John W. Parker will be conducted Tuesday, June 27th, 2017, 11 a.m. at New Generation Fellowship Church, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle Mamie Smith will officiate and Bishop Gregory Fann will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 a.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc. 305 North Hill Street, Griffin.

 

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Funeral service for Ms. Danetria T. Alford Kimbrough, of 1000 Nebula Road, Apt. C-1, Manchester, Georgia will be conducted at 11 am, Saturday, June 17th at Woodbury Miracle Fellowship Center, 85 Highway, Woodbury, Georgia. Bishop Thomas Daniels will officiate. Interment will follow in New Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery in Greenville, Georgia. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10 am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell’s Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Marvin J. Foster, 82 of 418 Washington Street, Griffin passed Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Foster will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, June 17th, 2017 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Rev. Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public vierwing will be held Thursday from 6:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:20 am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Annie Lois Elder age 77, of 210 Sport Way, Griffin, Ga. passed Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 at the Southern Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Elder will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Corinth Baptist Church in Rover, Georgia. Pastor John Adams will officiate. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:15 am at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Nathan Driver, 54, of 705 Ann Street, Apt. A, Griffin passed Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Driver will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, May 20, 2017 at St. Phillip AME Church. Pastor, Dr. Michele Williams will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:15 am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Latasha Roberson, 45 of 371 2nd Districk Road, Williamson, Georgia passed Sunday, May 7, 2017 at Westbury Medical Care in Jackson, Georgia. Funeral service for Ms. Roberson will be held at 11 am, Saturday, May 10, 2017 at Chapel Hill Baptist Church in Williamson, Georgia. Pastor Cedric Randolph will officiate. Interment will follow in Free Liberty Methodist Church. Public viewing will be Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:20 am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. 

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Ms. Quanesha L. Tanner, 24 of 520 Lakewood Drive, Griffin passed Sunday, May 7, 201i7 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Ms. Tanner will be conducted at 11 am, Saturday, May 10, 2017 at Mt. Olive Outreach Ministries, 729 Quilly Street, Griffin. Bishop Donoval Miller will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing Friday from 4pm until 8 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:15 am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street. 

 

 

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Mr. Walter Folds Jr., 27 of 1823 W. McIntosh Road, Griffin passed Monday, May 1, 2017 in Michigan. Funeral service for Mr. Fold will be conducted at 11 am, Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Kingdom Life Outreach. Pastor Raphael Hodo will officiate. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. 

 

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Mrs. JoAnne Redding, 57 of 507 Terry Drive, Griffin passed Monday, April 17, 2017. Funeral service for Mrs. Redding will be conducted 11 am, Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Eighth Street Baptist Church. Pastor Antoine Lucas will officiate and Pastor Raphael Hodo will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing, Tuesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:00 am at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Lucille Lewis, 84 of 113 Meadow View Lane, Williamson, Georgia passed Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Ms. Lewis will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, Aprill 22nd at Corinth Baptist Church in Rover, Georgia. Pastor John Adams will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Public view Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:30 am at the resident. Sympathetic service by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia

 

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Mr. Edward D. Morris, 73 of 224 Line Road, Milner, Georgia passed Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Morris will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, March 31, 2017 at Faith United Methodist Church, 590 2nd Street, Griffin. Pastor Willie Greene will officiate. Interment will follow in Grace Paradise Baptist Church Cemetery with Military Honors. Family will receive friends Thursday evening from 5pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:00 am at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Johnnie L. Mabry, 92 of 260 Brawner Street, Griffin passed Saturday, March 25, 2017 at her resident. Funeral service for Ms. Mabry will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church. 132 W. Cherry Street, Griffin. Pastor Gerod Duff will officiate. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:15 am at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Doretha Lofters, 84 of Audubon Circle, Griffin passed Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Home Going Celebration for Mrs. Lofters will be conducted at 12 pm, Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. The Rev. Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate. Interment will follow in Spring Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 494 Evergreen Road, Dublin, Georgia. Please join the family in honoring the life of Mrs. Doretha H. Lofters by attending the Omega Service on Friday, March 24th at 6:00 pm with visitation to follow at 7:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Her remains will lie in state at the church one prior to service. The cortege will assemble 11:15 am at the funeral home. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia..

 

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Mrs. Dorothy Ruth Monroe, 84 of 246 Roy Street, Atlanta, Georgia passed Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Harbor Grace Hospice. Graveside service for Mrs. Monroe will be conducted at 11am, Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Southview Cemetery, 1990 Jonesboro Road, S.E, Atlanta. Elder Count Hammond will officiate. Family member & friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 a.m. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Sylvester Fambro, 78 of 5933 Four Winds Drive, Lilburn, Georgia formerly of Griffin passed Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 at Eastside Medical Center, Snellville, Georgia. Funeral service for Mr. Fambro will be conducted at 12pm, Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at Divine Faith Minitries, 9800 Tara Blvd., Jonesboro, Georgia 30236. Bishop Donald Battle, Senior Pastor. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Gardens, Griffin, Georgia. Public viewing will be Sunday & Monday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:30 a.m. at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Edward Roberts, 73 of 1329 Lyndon Avenue, Griffin passed Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at Well Star Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral for Mr. Roberts will be conducted at 1pm, Monday, March 13, 2017 at Fuller Chapel United Methodist Church in Zebulon, Georgia. Minister Susan Chaney will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in  Roberts Chapel United Methodist Church in Concord, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Sunday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie insate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12pm at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Edward E. Felder, 71 600 Henni Circle, McDonough, Georgia passed Friday, March 3, 2017 at WellStar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Felder will be conducted at 12:30 p.m, Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia 30223.Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate and Pastor Edward Hall, Sr. will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:30 a.m. at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home,Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Willie J. Loveless, 88 of 53 Chapel Hill Road, Williamson, Georgia passed Friday, March 3, 2017 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Loveless will be conducted at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Woodbury Miracle Fellowship, 10165 Highway 85, Woodbury, Georgia 30293. Bishop Thomas Deaniel will officiate. Interment will follow in Walker Memorial Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12pm at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Rufus Terry Jr., 54 of 230 Raventree Lane, Griffin passed Thursday, February 23, 2017 at the Well Star Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Terry Jr. will be conducted at 1pm, Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at Griffin Center Point Church, 1427 US 41 Bypass, Griffin, Georgia 30224. Pastor Gerod Duff will officiate. Interment will follow in New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery, 195 Pigeon Creek Road, Manchester, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Tuesday, from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12 noon at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Leroy Dorsey Jr., 65 of 51 Elm Street, Hampton, Georgia passed Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Southern Crescent Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Dorsey Jr. will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Zion Baptist Church, 17 West King Road, Hampton, Georgia. Pastor Nathaniel Lee will officiate. Interment will follow in Zion Cemetery. family and friends visitation will be one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 9:45 am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Ronnie Driver, 55 of 407 South 15th Street, Griffin passed Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Driver will be conducted at 1:00pm, Saturday, February 18, 2017 at New Hope Baptist Church. Bishop Antonio Sewell will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12:20pm from the funeral home. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Flossie A. Bogan, 62 of 513 Vineyard Road, Griffin passed Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Ms. Bogan will be conducted at 12:00 p.m., Saturday, February 11, 2017 at St. Phillip AME Church, 837 North Hill Street, Griffin. Pastor Michele Williams will officiate and Rev. Anthony Dixon will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will will assemble at 11:15 a.m. from 1327 Greenview Drive, Griffin. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Inette Inez Byrd, 70 of 2520 Fairway Circle, SE, Atlanta passed Sunday, January 22, 2017 at Emory Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Byrd will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Friday, January 27, 2017 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia 30223. Founder Apostle, Dr. Mamie J. Smith, Rev. Toney Mosley, officiating and Pastor Bertram Smith will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Rose Garden Cemetery in McDonough, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Jerry Dean Roberson, 66  of 371 Second District Road, Williamson, Georgia passed Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Roberson will be conducted at 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at Chapel Hill Baptist Church in Williamson, Georgia. Pastor Cedric Randolph will officiate. Interment will follow in Free Liberty Methodist Church Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:50 a.m. at the resident. Sympathetic service rendere by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Jimmie Sue Pack, 83 of 1312 Greenbriar Drive, Griffin passed Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Pack will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Eighth Street Baptist Church, 408 Palace Street, Griffin. Pastor Antoine Lucus will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be head from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the fuenral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 a.m. at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street., Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Carla Yvonne Roberts, 31 of 40 Mitchell Circle, Hampton, Georgia passed Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at Piedmont Henry Hospital. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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, 92 of 1718 Byron Parkway, Jonesboro, Georgia passed Friday, December 23, 2016 at Piedmont Henry Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Bennett will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, December 31, 2016 at Greater Sardia Baptist Church on Keen Street, Clayton, Alabama. Pastor Leroy Straw will officiate. Interment will follow in Old Mt. Silla Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:20 a.m. at 12 Beasley Lane, Clayton, Alabama. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Charlie Franklin Willis, 80 of 120 Memory Lane, Stockbridge, Georgia passed Thursday, December 15, 2016 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. Willis will be conducted at 1pm, Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle, Dr. Mamie J. Smith, officiating and Rev. John Adams will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Corinth Church Cemetery. His remains will lie in State at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:30 a.m. at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Howard S. Ross, 52 of 408 E. Chappell Street, Griffin passed Monday, December 12, 2016 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Ross will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, December 17, 2016 at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, 600 E. McIntosh Road, Griffin. Rev. Jerome Garland will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:20 a.m. at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Adelle H. Dewberry, 84 of Griffin passed Thursday, December 8, 2016 at Brightmoore Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Dewberry will be conducted at 11 a.m., Thursday, December 15, 2016 at Eighth Street Baptist Church , 408 Palace Street, Griffin. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street. Griffin, Georgia

 

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Mother Ethel D. Johnson, 92 of 701 E. Tinsley Street Griffin passed Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Johnson will be conducted at 12 p.m., Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at Shield of Faith,916 Harlow Avenue, Griffin. Bishop Christopher Clark will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held Monday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The corteg will assemble at 11:15 at the resident.

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Mr. Rodnicus Davarious Gilbert, 19 of 1427 Jackson Street, Griffin passed Sunday, December 4, 2016 at Piedmont Henry Hospital in Stockbridge, Georgia. Funeral service for Mr. Gilbert will be conducted at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, December 10, 2016 at Shoal Creek Baptist Church, 99 M.L.K. Jr. Blvd. in Locust Grove, Georgia. Pastor Michael Price will officiate. Interment will follow in Shoal Creek Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the service. The cortege will assemble at 11:45 a.m. at the funeral home. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Patricia Render, 71 of 6425 Mount Carmel Road, Gay, Georgia passed Saturday, November 19, 2016 at her resident. Funeral services for Mrs. Render will be conducted at 12pm, Saturday, November 26, 2016  at St. Paul Holiness Church, 27587 Highway 85, Alvaton, Georgia. Elder Jimmy Jackson will officiate and Supertendent Jim Roger Mattox will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Public viewing will be Friday from 2pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11am from the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Angernette L. Walker, 81 of 204 Pinetree Circle, Griffin passed Monday, November 14, 2016 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Walker will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Friday, November 18, 2016 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 321 E. Taylor Street, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor/Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Her remains will lie in sstate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 a.m. at the residence. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Ms. Liddie Ruth Duffie, 74 of 801 Sheppard Way, Stone Mountain, Georgia passed Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Dekalb Medical Hillandale in Lithonia, Georgia. Funeral service for Ms. Duffie will be conducted at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, November 19, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Public viewing will be Friday from 4:00p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12:15 p.m. at 829 North Hill Street, Apt. #104, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Jacqueline Brown, 56 of 691 Shiloh Road, Jenkinsburg, Georgia passed Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at Sacred Journey Hospice in McDonough, Georgia. Funeral service for Mrs. Brown will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate and Pastor Llewellyn Miller will render the eulogy. Public viewing Tuesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 10:00 a.m. from the resident. Sympathetic services rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Maggie Whatley Shannon, 93 of Griffin passed Monday, November 7, 2016 at the Renaissance Center. Funeral service for Mrs. Shannon will be conducted at 12pm, Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Wolf Creek County Line Baptist Church, 582 Smoak Road in Griffin. Dr. Samuel Dickson will officiate. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:15am from the funral home. Sympathetic services rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mrs. Annie Louise Brassell, 93 of 269 Liberty Bell Lane, Griffin, Georgia passed Tuesday, Nobember 1, 2016 at Atlanta Medical Center. Funeral service for Mrs. Brassell will be conducted at 11am, Friday, November 4, 2016 at First Assembly of God, 2000 W. McIntosh Road, Griffin. Pastor Randy Valimont will render the eulogy. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing Thursday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10:15 am from the funeral home. Sympathetic services rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Hazel Marie Ragland, 90 of 626 Hammock Street, Griffin, Georgia passed Saturday, October 29, 2016 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Ragland will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, November 5, 2016 in Lincoln Chapel, 2275 Joseph E. Boone Blvd., N.W. Atlanta. Elder Manfred Cochran will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Lincoln Cemeter. Public viewing will be Friday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at Lincoln's chapel by 10:45am. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Lawanda M. Florence, 46 of 1127 Thompson Street, Griffin passed Sunday, October 16, 2016 at Medical Center of Central Georgia of Macon. Funeral service for Ms. Florence will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, October 22, 2016 at New Mercy Baptist Church, 742 Park Road, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor Grady Caldwell will officiate. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the residnece. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mrs. Susie Mack of Florida, passed Sunday, October 9, 2016, a native of Griffin. Graveside service for Mrs. Mack will be conducted Saturday, Ocober 29, 2016 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemtery at 11:00am. Deacon Emzell Mack will officiate. Public viewing will be Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. Eddie William Beckham, 88 of 205 East County Road, Thomaston, Georgia passed Monday, October 10, 2016 at Upson Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Beckham will be conducted at 12pm, Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Fuller Chapel UMC, 134 meansville Street, Zebulon, Georgia. Pastor, Rev. Rex Smith, Eulogist, Rev. Ronnie Fagan. Interment will follow in Roberts Chapel UMC Cemetery in Concord, Georgia. Public viewing, Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11am from 111 Daniel Road, Thomaston, Georgia 30286. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Eddie Ree Campbell Willis, 83 of 327 E. McIntosh Road, Griffin passed Sunday, October 9, 2016 at Pruitt Health Care of Griffin. Funeral service for Mrs. Willis will be conducted at 11am, Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at Eighth Street Baptist Church with Pastor Antoine Lucas, officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the residence. Sympathetic services  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Herman Compton, Sr., 77 of 20 Barnes Road, Locust Grove, Georgia passed Thursday, September 29, 2016 at his residence. Funeral service for Mr. Compton, Sr. will be conducted at 11am, Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at Bethlehem Baptist Church, 643 Bethlehem Road in Locust Grove. Pastor Lionel D. Wilson will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Public viewing will be Monday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Clarence Eugene Mack, 80 of 262 Wilson Street, Barnesville, Georgia passed Wednesday, September 29, 2016 at his residence. Funeral service for Mr. Mack will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Saturday, October 8, 2016 at New Hope Baptist Church, 1247 D.F. Fuller Drive, Griffin, Georgia 30224. Elder Dawson Wise will officiate, Bishop Antonio Sewell will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Fairfield CME Church Cemetery, 5291 Concord Road, Hollonville, Georgia 30206. Public viewing for Mr. Mack will be held Friday, October 7, 2016 from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:00 am from 300 Dobbins Mill Road, Griffin. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funreal Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. 

 

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Ms. Adra P. Hill, 87 of 2860 Roberts Quarters Road, Molena, Georgia passed Saturday, September 24, 2016 at the Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Hill will be conducted at 11am, Thursday, September 29, 2016 at Fuller Chapel United Methodist Church in Zebulon. Georgia. Pastor, Rev. Rex Smith, Eulogist, Rev. Larry Passmore. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

 

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Ms. Kimberly Elaine McMichael, 39 of 227 Richardson Street, Barnesville, Georgia passed Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Navicent Health in Macon, Georgia. Funeral service for Ms. McMichael will be conducted at 1pm, Saturday, Septemble 24, 2016 at Towaliga County Line Baptist Church in Jackson, Georgia. Pastor Eddie Collier will officiate. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. Willie Folds, 68 of 540 W. College Street, Griffin passed Sunday, September 11, 2016 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Folds will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, September 17, 2017 at Haven Chapel United Methodist Church, 236 Barnesville Road, Griffin, Georgia  30223. Minister Emmanuel Clawer will officiate and Pastor William T. Collier, Sr. will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Publice viewing will be Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Todd Roberts, 53 of 10 Charlotte Blvd, Stockbridge, Georgia passed Saturday, September 3, 2016 at Southern Regional Medical Center. Memorial services for Mr. Roberts will be held at a later date. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Ms. Dessie M. Eppinger, 70 of 615 Northside Drive, Apt. Q-1, Griffin passed Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Ms. Dessie Eppinger will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, August 27, 2016 at Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church. Pastor Gerod D. Duff will officiate. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. Love Manuel Maddox IV of Griffin passed Sunday, August 14, 2016 at his resident. Memorial service for Mr. Maddox IV will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, August 20, 2016 at Faith UMC. Pastor Green will officiate. Family member and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45am. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Mary Davis, 89 formerly of Pike County passed Monday, August 15, 2016 at the Renaissance Hospice. Funeral service for Ms. Davic will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, August 20, 2016 at Fairfield CME Church, 5291 Concord Road, Hollonville, Georgia. Elder Dawson Wise Jr. will officiate, Pastor D.L. Driver will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10am from 222 Hammerhawk Road, Griffin. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

 

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Ms. Geraldine Dukes, 70 of 120 Big Horn Road, Griffin passed Friday, August 12, 2016 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Ms. Dukes will be conducted at 11:00am, Thursday, August 18, 2016 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, 3855 Jackson Road, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor Clark Franklin will officiate. The Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Wednesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:00am at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mrs. Rosie L. Foster, 87 of 505 Fayetteville Road, Jonesboro, Georgia passed Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at Southern Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mrs. Foster will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, August 13, 2016 at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church. Pastor Milton Goggins will officiate and Rev. Lionel Wilson will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be Friday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am from the funeral home. Sympathetic services rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Henry Grady Sanders, better known as "Kent", 52 of Rex, Georgia passed Friday, July 29, 2016 at Southern Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Sanders will be conducted at 11:30am, Saturday, August 6, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Apostle, Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate, Rev. James Miller will rendered the eulogy. Intement will follow in Rose Garden Cemetery in McDonough, Georgia. Public viewing will be Friday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am from 418 Iris Lake Road, McDonough, Georgia. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home,Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Edith Boynton Smith, 86 of 2883 Meadow Lake Court, Buford, Georgia, formerly of Griffin passed Thursday, July 21, 2016 at her resident. Funeral service for Mrs. Smith will be conducted at 11am, Friday, July 29, 2016 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 321 East Taylor Street, Griffin, Georgia  30223. Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate. Intement will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:20am at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. Ronald C. Butler, 69 of 238 Airport Road, Griffin passed Friday, July 15, 2015 at the Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Butler will be conducted at 12pm, Friday, July 22, 2016 at New Hope Baptist Church, 1247 D.F. Fuller Drive of Griffin. Bishop Antoino Sewell will officiate, Minister Myron Jones, Sr. will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. Johnny L. Smith, better known as "POP", 71 of 132 Callie Road, Griffin passed Friday, July 15, 2016 at the Molena Extended Care. Funeral service for Mr. Smith will be conducted at 11am, Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Apostle,Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. The interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour of service. The cortege will assemble at 10:20am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. 

 

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Mrs. Barbara H. Hosely, 58 of 1064 W. College Street, Ext., Griffin passed Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mrs. Hosely will be conducted at 11am, Friday, July 15, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Apostle, Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate and Pastor  E.J. McGee will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Thursday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Sadie F. Holmes, 63 of 127 Tuscany Lane, Griffin passed Saturday, July 2, 2016 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Ms. Holmes will be conducted at 12pm, Friday, July 8, 2016 at Oak Grove Baptist Church, 108 Bucksnort Road, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor Harry Patrick will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Thursday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11am at the the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Ms. Elaine C. Moore, 63 of 405 Dora Street, Griffin passed Thursday, June 23, 2016 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Ms. Moore will be held Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Pastor John Adams will render the eulogy. Public viewing will be Tuesday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12:15pm at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Willie James Jackson, 52 of 105 2nd Street, Shiloh, Georgia passed Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at Warm Spring Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Jackson will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, June 25, 2016 at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Hwy 116, Shiloh, Georgia. Officiating, Pastor Avery Williams, Eulogist, Rev. Felix Worthan. Interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4pm until 6pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Ms. Bernadette Walker, 59 of 701 Carver Road of Griffin, passed Wednesday, June15, 2016 at Golden Living Center in Thomaston, Georgia. Funeral service for Ms. Bernadett Walker will be conducted at 11am, Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellow, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Apostle Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be Monday from 4pm umtil 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic service by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. John Kelly, 76 of 839 Peach Blossom Court, Griffin passed Saturday, June 11, 2016 at his resident. A memorial service for Mr. Kely will be held at a later date in California. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgi 

 

 

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Mr. Gerald Morris Dozier, 64 of 408 N. 12th Street, Griffin passed Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Dozier will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, June 18, 2016 at Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church, 132 West Cherry Street, Griffin. Pastor Gerod Duff will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Friday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at10:15 am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia 

 

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Ms. Mattie Ruth Stinson, 91 of 1107 George Circle, Griffin passed Thursday, June 9, 2016 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Graveside service for Ms. Stinson will be conducted at 11am, Monday, June 20, 2016 at Free Liberty Methodist Church in Williamson, Georgia. Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will render the eulogy. Public viewing will be Saturday, June 18th from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the grave site by 10:45am, Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Henry Lee Miller, 77 of 1679 Jordan Hill Road, Griffin passed Saturday, May 28, 2016 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Miller will be conducted at 1pm, Friday, June 3, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Apostle Mamie J. Smith will officiate and Pastor Ernest Colvin will rendered the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public view will be held Thursday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemle at 12:15pm at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. Tony C. Smikes, Sr., 58 of 1602 Chase Lake, Jonesboro, Georgia formerly of Griffin passed Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Southern Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Smikes, Sr. will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, May 28, 2016 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 321 E. Taylor Street, Griffin, Georgia 30223. Pastor/Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate. Intement will follow in Zion Cemetery in Zetella, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10am from 157 Hampton Oaks Drive, Hampton, Georgia. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mrs. Lynne Denise Brown-Holmes 56 of 608 E. Wall Street, Griffin passed Thursday, May 12, 2016 at her resident. Funeral service for Mrs. Holmes will be conducted Saturday, May 21, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Assistant Pastor Sonya Harris will officiate, Pastor Gregory Tyler will rendered the eulogy.Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church at 10:45am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

 

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Mother Mamie Lee Spear, 84 of 224 Society Street, Concord, Georgia passed Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the Brightmoore Hospice. Funeral service for Mother Spear will be conducted at 11am, Thursday, May 12, 2016 at New Mt. Calvary Baptist Church in Concord, Georgia. Rev. Quinn Baker, Pastor and Pastor D.L. Driver will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Old Mt. Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery. Public viewing will be Wednesday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Mother Spear will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

 

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Mr. William Dukes Jr.,  84 of 514 East Chappell Street, Griffin passed Sunday, May 1, 2016 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. Dukes Jr. will be conducted at 12pm, Saturday, May 7, 2016 at Eighth Street Baptist Church, 408 Pace Street, Griffin. Pastor Antoine Lucas, officiating, Pastor Benjamin Montgomery will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Friday from 2pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:00 am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mrs. Josephine Foster, 71 of 1102 George Circle, Griffin passed Friday, April 29, 2016 at Grady Memorial Hospital.Funeral service for Mrs. Foster will be conducted at 1:00pm, Thursday, May 5, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate, Pastor Jamal Byrd will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Wednesday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12pm at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. Johnny Taylor, 72 of 1418 Lockwood Drive, Atlanta, Georgia passed Friday, April 22, 2016 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. Taylor will be conducted at 11am, Monday, May 2, 2016 at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 17 Fairburn Road, NW Atlanta 30331. Pastor Douglas E. Stowers will officiate. The interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Garden in College Park, Georgia. Public visitation for Mr. Taylor will be Sunday from 5:00pm until 7:00pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:00am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Deacon James Edward Williams, 66 of 558 Chappell Mill Road, Griffin passed Saturday, April 23, 2016 at Macon Medical Center. Funeral service for Deacon Williams will be conducted at 11am, Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Shiloh Baptist Church, 36 Highway, Milner, Georgia. Pastor D.L. Driver will officiate. Interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be Wednesday from 5pm until 8pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street. Griffin, Georgia. 

 

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Mrs. Evelyn Williams, 90 of 7173 Woodridge Lane, Union City, Georgia formerly of Griffin passed Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at Atlanta Medical Center. Funeral service for Mrs. Williams will be conducted at 11am, Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Lew Miller, Pastor and Pastor Gregory Tyler will rendered the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be Tuesday from 4pm until 6pm at the funeral home. The cortege will will assemble at 10:30am at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia

 

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Ms. Levonia Lockhart, 75 of 1705 Crossing Place, Griffin passed Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at Spalding Regjonal Medical Center. Funeral service for Ms. Lockhart will be conducted at 12pm, Monday, April 25, 2016 at Pilgrim Rest Primitive Baptist Church, Highway 137 West, Butler, Georgia 31006. Rev. Willie King Dixon, officiating and Elder Paul Moore will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Phelps Estate Cemetery in Bulter. Public viewing will be Sunday from 4pm until 6pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 10am from 1783 Second Street Extension, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mrs. Mildred J. Ray, 76 of 1235 Pleasant Avenue, Griffin passed Friday April 15, 2016 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mrs. Ray will be conducted at 1pm, Thursday, April 21, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor Gregory Tyler will officiate. Public viewing will be Wednesday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral Home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12:20pm from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

  

 

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Mrs. Emma Jones, 56 of 530 Orange Street, Griffin passed Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Brightmoor Hospic. Funeral service for Mrs. Jones will be conducted at 11am, Thursday, April 14, 2016 at Mt. Nebo Baptist Church. Pastor Janet Ware will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Wednesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. Roy Fletcher, 61 of 500 Terry Drive, Griffin passed  Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at Hospice Atlanta. Funeral service for Mr. Fletcher will be conducted at 11am, Friday, April 15, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate, Pastor Kelvin Hinton will render the eulogy. Intement will follow in Ferguson Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery, 1701 East Lake Road, McDonough, Georgia. Public viewing will be Thurday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mrs. Rose Taylor, 62 of 203 Lexington Avenue, Griffin passed Thursday, April 7, 2016 at her resident. Funeral service for Ms. Taylor will be conducted at 11am, Wednesday, April 13th at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle/Dr. Mamie Smith will officiate. Pastor R. Faye Richards will rendered the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing Tuesday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Mary Berry, 79 of 40 Little Street, Williamson, Georgia passed Monday, April 4, 2016 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral for Mrs. Berry will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, April 9, 2016 at New Hope Baptist Church. Highway 36, Milner, Georgia. Pastor Robert Releford will officiate. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden. Public viewing will be Friday, from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. Ryan Gordon, 22 of Griffin passed Friday, April 1, 2016 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. A memorial service for Mr. Gordon will be held at a later date. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street. Griffin, Georgia

 

 

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Mr. Benjamin L. Gates, 65 of 548 N. Hill Street, Griffin passed Sunday, April 3, 2016 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Gates will be conducted at 11am, Friday, April 8, 2016 at New Hope Baptist Church, 1247 D.F. Fuller Drive, Griffin. Bishop Antonio Sewell will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Public viewing will be Thursday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street. Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. John Edward Lee Jones, 60 of 714 Linda Way, Forest Park, Georgia passed Friday, April 1, 2016 at his resident. Visitation for Mr. Jones will be held Monday, April 4, 2016 from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mr. Jarome  Hayes, 61 of 134 South Ridge Circle, Griffin passed Thursday, March 31, 2016 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Hayes will be conducted at 11am, Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at Corinth Baptist Church. Pastor John Adams will officiate. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mrs. Mary A. Harris, 96 of 8414 Whitesville Road, Columbus, Georgia formerly of Griffin passed Thursday, March 24, 2016 at Orchard View Nursing Home. Funeral service for Mrs. Harris will be conducted at 11am, Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at New Hope Baptist Church, 1247 D.F. Fuller Drive, Griffin, Georgia 30224. Bishop Antonio Sewell will officiate. Rev. John Phillips will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Mrs. Harris will  lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble Wednesday at 10:15am from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home,Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Patrice M. Abbott, 47 of 815 N. Hill Street, Griffin passed Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Memorial service for Mrs. Patrice M. Abbott will be held at 11am, Saturday, April 2, 2016 at Wings of Faith Holiness Church, 1204 Lyndon Avenue, Griffin, Georgia. Bishop Riley Parker will officiate. Family and Friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia

 

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Mr. Kelsey Walker, 67 of 312 S. 12th Street, Griffin, Georgia passed Monday, March 14, 2016 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Walker will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, March 19, 2016 at Towaliga County Line Baptist Church, 153 Short Road, Jackson, Georgia. Pastor Eddie Collier will officiate. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery, 155 Ever Inn Road, Griffin, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. Patrick H. Flowers, 74 of 4159 Church Street, Apt. 12-A, Clarkston, Georgia passed Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at Dekalb Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Flowers will be conducted at 12 pm, Monday, March 14, 2016 at Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church, 132 West Cherry Street, Griffin. Pastor Gerod Duff will officiate. Public viewing will be held Sunday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 11:45am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mrs. Georgie Matchett, 74 of 1050 North 2nd Street, Ext., Griffin passed Saturday, March 5, 2016 at her resident. Funeral service for Mrs. Matchett will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, March 11, 2016 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 321 W. Taylor Street, Griffin, Georgia where Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy is Pastor. Pastor Anthony Dixon will render the eulogy. The interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 2:00 pm until 5:00 pm at the funeral home and later viewing Thursday evening for Mrs. Matchett at St. Phillips AME Church from 6:30 pm. until 8:00 pm. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to servie. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Phillip Building Funds, 837 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia 30223. The cortege will assemble at 10:00 am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

  

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Ms. Deatrice L. Moreland, 42 of 983 Vineyard Road, Apt. A, Griffin, Georgia passed Monday, February 29, 2016 at St. Joseph Hospital. Funeral service for Ms. Moreland will be conducted at 1pm, Monday, March 7, 2016 at Spring Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 117 Locust Street, Milner, Georgia 30257. Pastor, Craig Ogletree, Eulogist, Pastor Curtis Taylor. The interment will follow in Mt. Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery in Milner, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Sunday from 2pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12 pm from 906 Maple Drive in Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Ruth E Mayes, 97 of 8878 Bourne Drive, Jonesboro, Georgia passed Saturday, February 27, 2016 at her resident. Funeral service for Mrs. Mayes will be conducted at 1pm, Friday, March 4, 2016 at New Hope Baptist Church, 1471 Highway 36 East in Milner, Georgia. Pastor Robert L. Releford will officiate. Interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 2pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12pm from 1301 Green View Drive in Griffin. Sympathetic Service Rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mrs. Anna S. Johnson, 92 of 1436 Lincoln Road, Griffin, Georgia passed Thursday, February 25, 2016 at Gentiva Hospice. Funeral Service for Mrs. Johnson will be conducted at 11am, Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at St. Phillip AME Church, 837 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. Eulogist; Pastor Anthony Dixon. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing for Mrs. Johnson will be held Tuesday, from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the service hour. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Phillip AME Church's Building Fund. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

 

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Mrs. Patricia A Sullivan, 64 of 1746 S. McDonough Road, Griffin passed Saturday, February 20, 2016 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mrs. Sullivan will be conducted at 11am, Thursday, February 25, 2016 at Griffin Center Point Church, 1427 US-ByPass South, Griffin, Georgia. Officiating; Bishop Jeremy Williams, Eulogist; Pastor Zackery Holmes. The interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Wednesday from 2pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mr. Perry Lee James, 54 of 212 Autumn Ridge Drive, Griffin passed Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. James will be conducted at 11:30am, Sunday, February 21, 2016 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia with Apostle Mamie J. Smith, officiating. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 11:15am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Mrs. Mattie L. Whitfield, 93 of 1403 N. 9th Street, Griffin passed Friday, February 12, 2016 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Whitfield will be conducted at 11am, Friday, February 19, 2016 at New Hope Baptist Church with Bishop Antonio Sewell, officiating. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia 

 

 

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Mrs. Mamie F. Nichols of Atlanta, formerly of North, Charleston, South Carolina passed Thursday, February 4, 2016 at Emory University Hospital Midtown. Funeral service for Mrs. Nichols will be conducted at 9:00am, Friday, February 12, 2016 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 306 Payton Road, SW Atlanta. Rev. Charles L. Fischer III, will officiate. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Garden, Charleston, South Carolina. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 8:45am.  Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Ms. Janet M. Hollis, 49 of 1554 E. McIntosh Road, Griffin passed Thursday, February 4, 2016 at Spalding Regiional Medical. Funeral service for Ms. Hollis will be conducted at 11am, Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at Macedonia Baptist Church, 4144 Old Atlanta Highway, Pomona, Georgia. Pastor Gregory Tyler will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Henry Ella Evans, 87 of Zebulon, Georgia passed Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at Southern Regional Medical Center.  Home Going Celebration for Mrs. Evans will be held at 1:00pm, Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Fuller Chapel United Methodist Church, 134 Meansville Street, Zebulon, Georgia 30295. The Pastor is Rev. Rex Smith. Rev. Milton Walker will officiate.The interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 12:45pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia. 

 

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Ms. A'rionne Cheves, 17 of 425 Dora Street, Griffin passed Thursday, January 21, 2016 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Ms. Cheves will be conducted at 12 pm, Saturday, January 30, 2016 at Achaia Missionary Baptist Church, 312 Laprad Road, Griffin, Georgia  30223. Pastor R. Keith Adams will officiate. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden.

Public viewing will be held Friday from 3:00pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 112 Wedgewood Walk, Griffin at 11:15 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Michela N. Wright, 23 of 1100 West College Ext., Griffin passed Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Ms. Wright will be conducted at 12pm, Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Griffin Center Point Church, 1427 US-Bypass South in Griffin. Pastor Zachery Holmes will officiate. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday, from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 1235 Everee Inn Road at 11am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Glenda Williams, 63 of 106 Julie Circle, Griffin passed Friday, December 18, 2015 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Ms. Williams will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, December 26, 2015 at Rising Star Baptist Church with Pastor Gerod Duff, officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be Thursday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:20am from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered  by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Funeral service for Mr. Andrew Z. Foster, Ms. Mary Fears & Terry Jones will be conducted at 1pm, Monday, December 21, 2015 at Center Pointe Church, 1427 US 41/By Pass, Griffin, Georgia 30224. Pastor Tracey Stone, Officiating. The interment for Ms. Mary Fears and Terry Jones will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. The interment for Mr. Andrew Foster will be in Mt. Sinai Churchyard Cemetery in Gay, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Sunday from 3pm until 7pm at New Generation Christian Fellowship Church, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia  30223.. The remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble from the funeral home at 11:45am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Mary Alice Blanton,74 of 224 Maloy Road, Griffin passed Thursday, December 10, 2015 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mrs. Blanton will be conduted at 1:00pm, Saturday, December 19, 2015 at St. Luke Over Coming Church of God, with Elder Ruby Kendall, officiating and Bishop Jerome Hall will render the eulogy. The interment will follow in Mt. Zion Cemetery in Zetella, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to the service hour. The cortege will assemble at 12:15pm from the residenct. Sympathetic service render by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Ms. Maxie L. Blanton, 80 of 850 Scales Street, Griffin passed Friday, December 4, 2015 in Killeen, Texas. Funeral service for Mrs. Blanton will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, December 12, 2015 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle/Dr. Mamie Smith will officiate and Pastor Isaac Blanton will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Friday from 3pm until 7pm, the family will receives friends from 6 to 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at the resident at 10:00am, Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, GA. 

 

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Mr. Charlie Owens Jr, 83 of 3567 Rex Road, Rex, Georgia passed Saturday, December 5, 2015 at the Harbor Grace Hospice of Atlanta. Funeral service for Mr. Owens Jr. will be conducted at 12pm, Saturday, December 12, 2015 at Pine Grove Baptist Church, 45 Liberty Road in Milner, Georgia. Pastor Charles Lovett III will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be  Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at the funeral home at 11:15am. Sympathetic servic rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street. Griffin, Georgia.

 

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Mrs. Bernice Webb, 82 of 3722 Robin Dale Court, Decatur, Georgia passed Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at Journey Hospice in Alpharetta, Georgia. Funeral service for Mrs. Webb will be conducted at 2pm, Saturday, December 12, 2015 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin. Apostle Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at the funeral home at 1:00pm. Sympathic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 North Hill Street, Griffin, Georgia.

 

 

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Ms. Patricia Newton Gordon, 54 of  211 Coldsprings Court, McDonough, Georgia passed Monday, November 23, 2015 at her resident. Graveside service for Ms. Gordon will be conducted at 1:30pm, Friday, December 4, 2015 at Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery, 517 Dobbins Mill Road, Griffin, Georgia 30223. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

 

 

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Mr. Horace Matthews, Sr., better known as "Hog Eye" of 422 Johnson Pool Road, Griffin passed Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at the Renaiassance Nursing Home. Funeral service for Mr. Matthews, Sr. will be conducted at 11am, Friday, December 4, 2015 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 321 E. Taylor Street, Griffin, Georgia 30223. Pastor/Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate. The interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be Thursday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at the funeral home at 10.20 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

 

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Mr. Paul Driver, 57 of 607 N. Hill Street, Griffin passed Thursday, November 19, 2015 at Eternal Hope Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Driver will be conducted at 11am, Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at New Hope Baptist Church, 1247 D.F. Fuller Drive, Griffin, Georgia 30224. Bishop Antoino Sewell will officiate and Pastor/Dr. Steven Driver Jr will render the eulogy. The interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing for Mr. Drive will be held Monday from 3pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at the funeral home at 10:15am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Arthur Miller, 64 of 723 Anne Street, Apt. D., Griffin passed Saturday, November 21, 2015 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Miller will be conducted at 11am, Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at Sword In The Word Church, 428 Wilson Road, Griffin. Pastor Betty Phillips will officiate. Public viewing will be Tueday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at the resident at 10:15am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mrs. Elaine Blanton, 57 of 438 North 5th Street, Griffin passed Saturday, October 31, 2015 at Kennesaw Hospital in Marietta, Georgia. Funeral service for Mrs. Blanton will be conducted at 11am, Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 8th Street Baptist Church. Pastor Antoine Lucas, officiating and Rev. Alfred Jester will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am from 602 North 9th Street, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mrs. Alicia Price, 48 of 3437 Stanford Circle, Lawrenceville, Georgia passed Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at Halcyon Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Price will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, November 7, 2015 at Peactree City Christian Church of East Point, 1706 Washington Road, East Point, Georgia. Pastor Rand Burton will officiate. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Robert Raymond French, 61 better known as "Frenchie of 2754 Fayetteville Road, Griffin passed Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be announced at a later date by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Carol Denise McAfee- Tyler, 47 of 502 Winston Drive, Manchester, Georgia passed Friday, October 23, 2015 at Warm Spring Medical Center. Funeral service for Ms. Tyler will be conducted at 1 pm, Saturday, October 31, 2015 at Woodbury Miracle Fellowship, Highway 85, Woodbury, Georgia. Bishop Thomas Daniels will officiate. The interment will follow in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery in Greenville, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Friday from 12 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. Family members and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell' Funral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Nellie R. Searcy, 81 of 302 Ella Drive, Griffin passed Thursday, October 22, 2015 at her resident. Funeral service for Ms. Searcy will be conducted at 11 am, Saturday, October 31, 2015 at Corinth Baptist Church, 53 Merrybrook Road, Rover, Georgia. Pastor John Adams will officiate. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 12 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Geraldine (Sister) Jones, 74 of 108 Adams Street, Zebulon, Georgia, passed Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at Hertiage Inn Health & Rehab in Barnesville, Georgia. Funeral service for Ms. Jones will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, October 10, 2015 at Fuller's Chapel United Methodist Church, 134 Meansville Street, Zebulon, Georgia. Pastor Rex Smith will officiate and Paster Janet Ware will render the eulogy. The Interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 2pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Mr. Otis keith Willis, 58 of 223 Armstead Circle, Griffin passed Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at New Century Hospice. A Memorial service for Mr. Willis will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, October 3, 2015 at Rehoboth Church of God In Christ, Barnesville, Georgia . Pastor B.A. Pace officiating. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Ms. Carol Jean Harvey, 68 of 390 Hunter's Glen, Fayetteville, Georgia passed Friday, October 2, 2015 at Docters Hospice of Georgia. Funeral service for Ms. Harvey will be conducted at 11 am, Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 321 E. Taylor Street, Griffin, Georgia 30223. Pastor/Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble 10am from the residence. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin.

 

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Ms. Rosa Mae Parker, 75 of 287 Eastwyck Circle, Decatur, Georgia formerly of Griffin passed Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at Dekalb Medical Center. Funeral service for Ms. Parker will be conducted at 1pm, Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at New Generation Christian Fellowship Church, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia 30223. Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in Moody Memorial Cemetery in Zebulon, Georgia. Public viewing will be Monday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12:15 pm from the funeral home. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

 

 

 

 

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Mr. Demarkis A. Williams, age 21 of 409 S. 15th Street, Griffin passed on Monday, November 24, 2014 at Spalding Regional Medical. Funeral service for Mr. Williams will be conducted at 1pm, Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be Tuesday from4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12pm from the resident. Christian service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Annie G. Chatmon, 57 of 1107 W. Broad Street, Griffin passed Saturday, November 29, 2014 at Reliance Health Care of Griffin. Funeral service for Ms. Chatmon will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church. Pastor Gerod D. Duff will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4pm until 8pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms Pauline Andrews, 79 of 422 E. Central Avenue, Griffin passed Sunday, November 30, 2014 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Ms. Andrews will be conducted at 2pm, Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Old Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 1191 Eppinger Bridge Road, Concord, Georgia 30206. Pastor Travis Ferguson will officiate. Interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 5pm until 8pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assembl at 12pm at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

 

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Mrs. Lillie Mae Davis, 74 of 558 Chappell Mill Road, Griffin passed Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at the Renaissance Health & Rehab of Griffin. Funeral service for Mrs. Davis will be conducted at 2pm, Sunday, December 7, 2014 at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Milner, Georgia. Pastor D.L. Driver will officiate. Interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be held Saturday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 1pm at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street.

 

 

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Mr. Kelvin J. Sinkfield, 25 of 1238 Crystal Springs Trail, Hampton, Georgia passed Thursday, December 11, 2014 at Southern Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Sinkfield will be conducted at 11am, Thursday, December 18, 2014 at Griffin Center Point Church, 1427 US-41 By Pass, Griffin, Georgia 30224. Tracy Stone, Pastor, Eulogist; Pastor Gerod D. Duff. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Wednesday from 4pm until 8pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 9:45am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Albert Lee Watson, 71 of 8079 Kendrick Road, Jonesboro, Georgia passed Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at Southern Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Watson will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at Pine Grove Baptist Church, 45 Liberty Road, Milner, Georgia 30257. Pastor Charles Lovett III will officiate and Rev. Curtis O'Neal will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be held Monday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble from the funeral home at 12pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Mrs. Velma Brown, 96 of 2800 Springdale Road of Atlanta, Georgia passed Monday, December 15, 2014 at Crestview Nursing Home. Graveside service for Mrs. Brown will be conducted at 11:00 am, Sunday, December 21, 2014 at  Forest Lawn Cemetery in College Park, Georgia. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the gravesite by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Funeral service for Mr. Wilbur H. Hightower will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, January 3, 2015 at Towaliga County Line Baptist Church in Jackson, Georgia. Pastor Eddie Collier will officiate. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 5pm until 8pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10am from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Lindsey L. Greene Jr., 73 of 837 Kohl Drive, McDonough, Georgia passed Saturday, January 3, 2015 at the Sacred Journey Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Greene Jr. will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, January 10, 2015 at Zion Baptist Church in Hampton, Georgia. Pastor Nathaniel Lee will officiate. The interment service will be conducted at 1pm, Monday, January 12, 2015 at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, Georgia. Public view will be Friday from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral home. The remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble from the resident at 10am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street. 

 

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Mrs. Sallie Maxine Ogletree, 59 of 154 Crystal Brooks, Griffin passed Monday, January 12, 2015 at the Reliance Health Care & Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Ogletree will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, January 17, 2015 at the Voices to the Nation. Rev. H. Patrick will officiate. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Friday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to the service. The cortege will assemble at 10am at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered  by McDowell's Funerall Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

 

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Mr. Michael A. Willis, better known as Michaelangelo, 42 of 842 Ann Street, Griffin passed Thursday, January 15, 2015 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. Willis will be conducted at 12 noon, Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Faith United Methodist Church. Pastor Willie Green will officiate. The Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 6pm until 8pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 am from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc. 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Deacon Virgil Weems, 90 of 131 A Callie Road, Griffin, Georgia passed Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at the Renaissance Health Care. Funeral service for Deacon Weems will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Shiloh Baptist Church, 462 Macon Street, McDonough, Georgia 30252. Pastor Dr. E.W. Lee will officiate. Interment will follow in Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery in Locust Grove, Georgia with full military honor. Public viewing will be held Friday from 2pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12 noon from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Robert Vinson Thomas, 45 of 170 S Walker Mill Road, Griffin, Georgia passed Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Memorial service for Mr. Thomas will be held at 11:00am, Tuesday, February 3, 2015 from Church at the Crossing, 681 N. Expressway, Griffin, Georgia. Pastor Ron Greene will officiate. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to www.gofundme.com/vinniethomas. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., www.mcdowellfuneralhome.org.

 

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Mr. James Willie Collier, 80 of 930 West Broad Street, Griffin passed Saturday, January 31, 2015 at the Riverdale Center in Riverdale, Georgia. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Leonard Jenkins, 48 of 922 Ray Street, Griffin, passed Thursday, February 5, 2015 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. Jenkins will be conducted at 1pm, Thursday, February 12, 2015 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Apostle Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Dennis Scott Norris, 53 of 120 Little John Trail, Hampton, Georgia passed Thursday, February 5, 2015 at Piedmont Healthcare in Stockbridge, Georgia. Memorial service for Mr. Norris will be held at 11:00 am, Thursday, February 12, 2015 at Grace Community Church, 3851 Union Church Road in Stockbridge, Georgia. Pastor Ken Smith will officiate. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church Thursday by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Mr. Willie Floyd Smith, 72 of 922 McDonough Road, Jackson, Georgia passed Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Sylvan Grove Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Smith will be conducted at 11:00 am, Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at Greater Spring Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 117 Locust Street, Milner, Georgia 30257. Pastor Craig Ogletree will officiate. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 4pm until 8pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc, 305 North Hill Street.

 

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Funeral service for Ms. Joann D. Byrd will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Corinth Baptist Church with Pastor John Adams officiating. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc. 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Funeral service for Mr. George B. Jenkins, 58 of 3797 Boulder Forest Lane, Ellenwood, Georgia will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Holly Grove Baptist Church with Pastor James H. Miller officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:30 am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc, 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Gladys Clark of 1781 Byrom Parkway, Jonesboro, Georgia passed Thursday, March 5, 2015 at Piedmont Henry Hospital. Funeral service for Ms. Clark will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Saturday, March 14, 2015 at Divine Ministries International, 9800 Tara Blvd, Jonesboro, Georgia 30208. Bishop Donald E. Battle will officiate. Interment will follow in Camp Memorial Cemetery in Fayetteville, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Friday from 4 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to the service. The cortege will assemble at 12:15 pm at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Willie Martin, 74 of 1474 Beecher Street, SW Atlanta passed Saturday, March 14, 2015 at the Lake City Nursing Home. Funeral service for Mr. Martin will be conducted at 12pm, Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Shady Grove Baptist Church, SW Atlanta. Rev. James Tukes will officiate. Interment will follow at Zion Hill Baptist Church in Luthersville, Georgia. His remains will lie instate at the church from 10am until the hour of service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 1145 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Brittnee Andrea Willis, 31 of 481 Panhandle Drive, Hampton, Georgia passed Monday, March 16 at her resident. Funeral service for Ms. Willis will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, March 21, 2015 at New Hope Baptist Church. Bishop Antonio Sewell will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. There will be no public viewing. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the funeral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Andrew Lyons Jr., 66 of 629 Broadway Street, Griffin passed Monday, March 16, 2015 at his resident. Grave side service for Mr. Lyons Jr. will be held Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Lovejoy Muslim Cemetery in Hampton, Georgia. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mrs. Mittie L. Nash, 89 of 573 N.th 12 th Street passed Monday, March 16, 2015 at her resident. Funeral service for Mrs. Nash will be conducted at 2pm, Friday, March 20, 2015 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in Red Oak UMC Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 1:30 pm at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mrs. Jessie Pearl Ham, 86 of 400 Lakewood Drive, Griffin passed Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Hamm will be conducted at 11:00 am, Friday, March 20, 2015 at Towaliga County Line Baptist Church in Jackson, Georgia. Pastor Eddie Collier will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held from 4pm until 7pm at the funeral Home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. James C. Brown, Sr., 95 of 44 Habersham Road, Griffin passed Saturday, April 4, 2014 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Mr. Brown, Sr. will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, April 11, 2015 at St. Phillip AME Church. Pastor Anthony A. Dixon will officiate. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing, Friday from 4pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am at the resident. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mrs. Bernice Murphy Dozier, 75 of 4040 Harper Franklin Avenue, Augusta, Georgia formerly of Griffin passed Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at her resident. Funeral service for Mrs. Dozier will be conducted at 12:00 pm, Thursday, April 30, 2015 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 321 E. Taylor Street, Griffin. Pastor, Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate. Public view will be Wednesday from 5pm until 8 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:20 from Comfort Inn & Suites, 1906 N. Expressway, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Willie Ruth Lyons of 217 W Quilly Street, Apt. B, Griffin passed Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Funeral service for Ms. Willie Ruth Lyons will be conducted at 1pm, Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Kingdom Hall, 100 County Line Road, Griffin. The interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Friday from 4pm until 8pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 12:15pm at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Emma L. Alexander of 121 Meadow View Lane, Williamson, Georgia passed Monday, April 27, 2015 at Brightmoor Nursing Center. Funeral service for Mrs. Alexander will be conducted at 1pm, Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Chapel Hill Baptist Church. Pastor Cedric Randolph will officiate. The Interment will follow in Westwood Garden. Public viewing will be Friday from 4pm until 8pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12:20pm at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Jonues Sanders, 87 of 418 Iris Lake Road, McDonough, Georgia passed Thursday, May 7, 2015 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. Sanders will be conducted at 1pm, Wednesday, May  13, 2015 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia 30223. Officiating: Pastor/Dr. Mamie J. Smith, Eulogist: Rev. James Miller. The interment will follow in Rose Garden Cemetery, McDonough, Georgia. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 7pm until 8pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12 pm from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Antwan Josie, 30 of 116 Lexington Avenue, Griffin, Georgia passed Friday, May 22, 2015 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. Josie will be conducted at 12pm, Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at Greater Spring Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Milner, Georgia. Pastor Craig Ogletree will officiate. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Public viewing will be held Tuesday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Dexter Ellis Bell, 48 of Griffin passed Thursday, May 28, 2015 in Boynton, Florida. Funeral service for Mr. Bell will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, June 6, 2015 at New Generation Christian Fellow Church, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia  30223. Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street. 

 

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Mr. Charles B. Willis, 61 of 481 Panhandle Place, Hampton, Georgia passed Sunday, June 14, 2015 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. Willis will be conducted at 11am, Saturday, June 20, 2015 at Shoal Creek Baptist Church, 622 Griffin Road in Locust Grove, Georgia. Pastor Michael Price will officiate. The Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Public viewing will be held at the funeral home, Friday from 5pm until 7pm. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the funral home. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street. Griffin.

 

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Funeral service for Ms. Leona E. Waller will be conducted at 11 am, Friday, June 26, 2015 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith will officiate. The interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 3pm until 7pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from 75 Weldon Road, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street. 

 

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Mr. James Edward Lamar Jr., 59 of 312 N. 4th Street, Griffin passed Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Lamar Jr. will be conducted at 12 noon, Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church where Dr. Cleopatric Lacy is paster. Eulogist, Pastor Lillie K. Crawford. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be Monday from 3 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 am at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street. 

 

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Mr. Zenbar J. Bennett, 58 of 1469 Highway 42 North, Jackson, Georgia passed Thursday, June 25, 2015 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Public viewing for Mr. Bennett will be held Sunday, July 5, from 3 pm until 6 pm at the funeral home. The interment will be held at a later date at Salmouth Cemetery in Jamaica. Sympathetic services rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Rev. Milton Lewis Mays, 66 of 7475 Steven Place, Jonesboro, Georgia passed Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at his resident. Funeral service for Rev. Mays will be conducted at 11:00 am, Saturday, July 11, 2015 at Dixon Grove Baptist Church, 7690 Fielder Road, Jonesboro, Georgia 30236. James Harris, Pastor & Rev. Larry Jones will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Fuller Chapel UMC Cemetery in Zebulon, Georgia. Public viewing will be Friday from 4 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. Rev. Mays remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Ms.  Johnnie Mae Miller, 79 of 1624 Hallmark Drive, Griffin passed Sunday, July 5, 2015 at Sylvan Grove Hospital in Jackson, Georgia. Funeral service for Ms. Miller will be conducted at 12 pm, Friday, July 10, 2015 at New Generation Christian Fellowship with Apostle/Dr. Mamie J. Smith, officiating and Pastor H. Bernard Miller will rendered the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be Thursday, from 4 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 11:15 pm at the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Deacon Henry James Coggins, Sr., 82 of 1810 Hallmark Drive, Griffin passed Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Deacon Coggins, Sr. will be conducted at 11 am, Friday, July 24, 2015 at Provicence Baptist Church with Pastor Andrew Hinton, officiating. The interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday from 6 pm until 8 pm at the funeral home. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 10:45 am. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Cleo Whatley, 79 of 625 E. Slaton Avenue, Griffin passed Thursday, July 30, 2015 at her resident. Funeral service for Ms. Whatley will be conducted at 1:00 pm, Saturday, August 8, 2015 at Faith United Methodist Church. 590 North Second Street, Griffin, Georgia 30223. Pastor Willie Greene, Sr., officiating and Dr. D. Pollard will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. No public viewing. Family will have a private viewing for Ms. Whathley, Friday from 6 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 12:20 pm from McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin.  

 

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Mr. L.J. Hines, 82 of Griffin passed Thursday, August 13, 2015 at Heritage Health Care. Funeral service for Mr. Hines will be conducted at 6:30 pm, Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at New Generation Christian Fellowship. Apostle Mamie J. Smith, officiating and Elder Robert Harris will render the eulogy. Public viewing will be Monday from 6 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 6:15 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Willie Frank Stargell, 60 of 8 Cunningham Avenue, Hampton, Georgia passed Sunday, August 16, 2015 at Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Stargell will be conducted at 1:30 pm, Saturday, August 22, 2015 at Holly Grove AME Church, 400 Holly Grove Church Road in Peachtree City, Georgia. Pastor Larry Erbin will officiate. Interment will follow in the church's cemetery. Public viewing will be Friday from 4 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 12 pm from McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, GA. 30223

 

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Mr. Jimmy Willis, 68 of 441 E Northwood Drive, Griffin passed Thursday, August 20, 2015 at Reliance Healthcare & Hospice. Funeral service for Mr. Willis will be conducted at 11am, Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at Eighth Street Baptist Church. Pastor Antoine Lucas, officiating, Rev. Alfred Jester, eulogist. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Public viewing will be Tuesday from 12pm until 7pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Emma Jean Russell, 74 of 301 Griffin Crossing, Apt. #301, Griffin passed Sunday, August 23, 2015 at her resident. Funeral service for Ms. Russell will be conducted at 11 am, Saturday, August 29, 2015 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Pastor/Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy will officiate. Interment will follow in Westwood Garden Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday evening at Mt. Zion Baptist Church from 6 pm until 7 pm. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10 am from 1811 Hallmark Drive, Griffin. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. John Jackson, 74 of Gay, Georgia passed Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral service for Mr. Jackson will be held at 2:30 pm, Sunday, August 30, 2015 at Mt. Sinai Baptist Church in Gay, Georgia. Pastor Willie D. Sinkfield will officiate. Interment will follow in the churchyard cemetery. Public viewing will be Saturday from 1pm until 6 pm at the funeral home. The cortege will assemble at 1:45 pm from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mr. Zell Allen, 89 of 133 Amber Woods Lane, Griffin passed Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at his resident. Funeral service for Mr. Allen will be conducted at 11 am, Monday, August 31, 2015 at Macedonia Baptist Church. Pastor Tyler will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held Sunday from 6 pm until 8 pm at the funeral home. His remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:00 am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Mrs. Geraldine Jacobs, 58 of 823 Futral Road, Griffin passed Friday, August 28, 2015 at the Brightmoor Hospice. Funeral service for Mrs. Jacobs will be conducted at 11 am, Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 N. 9th Street, Griffin. Pastor Lew Miller will officiate and Pastor Sonya Harris will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be Monday from 3 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service. The corte will assemble at 10 am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

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Mr. James W. Williams, 72 629 E. Wall Street, Griffin passed Monday, September 1, 2015 at the Reliance Healthcare & Hospice. Memorial service for Mr. Williams will be conducted at 1 pm, Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at Lasting Impact Church. Rev. Willie Williams will officiate. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the church by 12:45 pm. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street.

 

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Ms. Mary F. Etheridge, 74 of 1251 Greenview Drive, Griffin passed Sunday, September 06, 2015 at the Reliance Healthcare & Hospice.   A memorial service for Ms. Etheridge will be announced at a later date by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, GA

 

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Mrs. Willie M. Grier of  532 MLK Circle, Zebulon, Georgia passed Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at her resident. Home Going Celebration for Mrs. Grier will be conducted at 12 pm, Saturday, September 12, 2015 at Mt. Hope Baptist Church. Pastor R.L. Hodo will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Garden. Public viewing will be held Friday from 3 pm until 7 pm at the funeral home. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10:15 am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, GA

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Mother Sue Juanita Morris, 87 of 520 Futral Road, Griffin passed Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at Spalding Regional Medical Center. Home Going Celebration for Mother Morris will be conducted at 11 am, Saturday, September 12, 2015 at OaK Hill Baptist Church, 100 Lakeside Road, Williamson, Georgia 30292. Rev. Chris Holdorf, Pastor and Pastor Gerod Duff will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Family will receives friends Friday night from 6 pm until 8 pm at New Generation Christian Fellowship, 1344 North 9th Street, Griffin, Georgia  30223. Her remains will lie instate at the church one hour prior to service. The cortege will assemble at 10 am from the resident. Sympathetic service rendered by McDowell's Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill Street., Griffin, GA.

 

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Mr. John H. Brown, 91 of Griffin passed Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at Integrity Hospice in Dublin, Georgia. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date by McDowell's Funeral Home, 305 N. Hill Street, Griffin, GA.