Thursday, July 25, 2002
Bradley James Griffin
MOULTRIE -- Bradley James Griffin, five months, of Moultrie died Tuesday, July 23, 2002, at his residence.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 26, in Murphy Cemetery with the Rev. Randall Kennedy officiating.
Bradley was born on Jan. 29, 2002, in Fulton County. He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. W.F. Giles.
Survivors include his mother, Anna Griffin; a brother, Frankie Griffin of Moultrie; his grandmother, Colette Griffin of Moultrie; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins..
Memorials may be made to Colquitt Regional Hospice, 2516 Fifth Ave. S.E.
Harrell-Faircloth Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. John "Edsel" Rountree
ADEL -- Mr. John "Edsel" Rountree, 76, of Adel died Wednesday, July 24, 2002, at Memorial Hospital of Adel.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 26, at Evergreen Baptist Church with the Revs. John Gibbs and Wayne Boykin officiating. Burial will be in Rountree Cemetery.
Born Oct. 17, 1925, in Adel, Mr. Rountree was the son of the late Thomas "Tom" Rountree and Nellie Jane Chafin Rountree. He was a retired farmer and was a member of Evergreen Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Halbert Rountree, and a granddaughter, Kris Whitaker.
Survivors include his wife, Belle Smith Rountree of Adel; sons and daughters-in-law, Chip and Carol Rountree and Jimmy and Diane Rountree, all of Adel; daughters and sons-in-law, Nell and Larry Moore of Bessemer, Ala., Monese and Scotty Whitaker of Adel and Linda and Robert Strickland of Lake Park; six sisters, Irene Wells, Inez Thomas, Mary Pearl Rountree and Maggie Mae Whitehurst, all of Adel, Ida Carter of Valdosta, and Robbie Nell Ondick of Winter Park, Fla.; six grandsons and two granddaughters; and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 7-9 p.m. tonight at the funeral home.
Boone-Lipsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Leona V. Wright
ELLENTON -- Leona V. Wright, 62, of 162 College St. N.W., Ellenton, died Wednesday, July 25, 2002, at her residence.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Baker Funeral Home.