Death Notice

          Mr. John W. Parker 85, passed Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at Laurel Park Nursing Home in Stockbridge, Georgia. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date 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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Mrs. Mary Bennett, 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.