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Date: Friday, 26 February 2016, at 10:34 p.m.

Mrs. Romie Post

Retired sales clerk

EDGEFIELD, S.C. -- Mrs. Romie S. Post, 100, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 1998, at Edgefield Health Care Center.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Loganville Memorial Gardens, Loganville, Ga.

Mrs. Post, a native of Walton, Ga., had retired as a sales clerk.

Survivors include a brother, Hugh Garrett, Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; and two sisters, Mack Herlong, Trenton, and Ruth Brooks, Tucker, Ga.

Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.

Mrs. Mary Scarborough


WAYNESBORO, Ga. -- Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Stephens Scarborough, 91, of 629 Highway 25 N., died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 1998, at Burke County Hospital.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at DeLoach Funeral Home with the Rev. Tommy McCook officiating. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Dublin Memorial Gardens, Dublin, with the Rev. James P. Branch officiating.

Mrs. Scarborough, a native of Johnson County, spent her adult life in Burke County. She was a homemaker and a member of First United Methodist Church, Waynesboro.

Survivors include two sons, Leslie Carlton Scarborough Jr., Stone Mountain, and Steve Scarborough, Albany; a brother, E.L. Stephens Jr., Dublin; and three grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church Building Fund, 802 Liberty St., Waynesboro, GA 30830.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mr. Isaac Taylor Sr.

Retired contractor

NEWARK, N.J. -- Mr. Isaac Taylor Sr., 72, of 178 12th Ave., died Monday, Jan. 19, 1998, in New Jersey Medical Center.

The funeral will be at noon today at Churchman Funeral Home with the Rev. Clark Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Veterans Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Taylor, a native of Burke County, Ga., was educated in Richmond County, Ga., public schools. He had retired as a contractor, and he was an Army veteran of World War II.

Survivors include his wife, Lucy Taylor; a son, Isaac Taylor Jr., Newark; two daughters, Diane Taylor and Patricia Taylor, both of Newark; a stepson, Ricky Kelly, Newark; a stepdaughter, Toni Kelly, Newark; three brothers, Ephriam Taylor, Johnny Taylor and Samuel Thomas, all of Augusta; and three sisters, Lillie Dixion and Jessie Brinson, both of Augusta, and Carrie Jenkins, Hephzibah.

Friends may call at 3528 Baldwin Road, Augusta, or at C.A. Reid Sr. Memorial Funeral Home, Augusta.

Mr. Curtis Williamson Sr.

Mr. Curtis Williamson Sr., 77, of 406 E. Espinosa St., died Thursday, Jan. 22, 1998, at Salem Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Monday at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. P.C. Reeves officiating. Burial will be in Walker Memorial Park.

Mr. Williamson was a native of Barnwell County, S.C.

Survivors include seven sons, Curtis Williamson Jr., Joseph Williamson, John Otis Williamson, Willie James Williamson, Jerry Williamson, Farmer Williamson and Murry Williamson; seven daughters, Virginia Evans, Minnie Ruth Doby, Doris Williamson, Brenda Jean Williamson, Wanda Williamson, Shirley Ann Williamson and Annette Gray; and 35 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Peoples Funeral Home.

Mrs. Elsie Douglas


WASHINGTON, Ga. -- Mrs. Elsie Bragg Douglas, 89, of 213 W. Liberty St., died Thursday, Jan. 29, 1998, at the residence.

A memorial service will be at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Washington Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Harry Hannah officiating. Burial will be Monday in Lake City, Fla.

Mrs. Douglas, a native of Alabama, was a homemaker and a member of Washington Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include one son, John F. Douglas Jr., Kingsport, Tenn.; one daughter, Jackie Gale, Washington; and six grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren

Memorials may be made to the Washington Presbyterian Church building fund.

Hopkins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Obiediah Warthen

Postal carrier

LAS VEGAS -- Mr. Obiediah Warthen Jr., 49, of 7501 W. Charleston St., died Thursday, Jan. 22, 1998.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Mount Olive Baptist Church, Warthen, Ga., with the Rev. Henry L. Tanner officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Warthen, a native of Washington County, Ga., was a postal carrier and served in the Air Force.

Survivors include four sisters, Dorothy Spencer and Lydia Warthen, both of Tennille, Ga., Shirley M. Armstrong, Warthen, and Ruth I. Hunter, Philadelphia

M.C. Smith Funeral Home, Sandersville, Ga., is in charge of arrangements.

Brandy Williams


CLEARWATER -- Brandy LaKeisha Williams, 9, of 803 Clearwater Villas Apartments, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, at her residence.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Old Storm Branch Baptist Church with the Rev. Nathaniel Irvin officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memory Gardens, Langley.

Brandy, a native of Augusta, was a third-grade student of Belvedere Elementary School and a member of Old Storm Branch Baptist Church.

The family said it's so hard to say goodbye to you. I just want you to know that I love you with all my heart and soul. Love you, April.< > Survivors include her parents, Andrea Yvette Williams and Gregory Mixon; two brothers, D'Mario Ramoe Williams and Devante Arian Williams; and one sister, April Chiquita Williams.

Pallbearers will be Corey Greenwood, Gerald Davis, Gerald Rouse and Gerrard Davis.

Friends may call at the residence.

Peoples Funeral Home, Augusta, is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. James Williams

Chrysler Corp. retiree

YPSILANTI, Mich. -- Mr. James ``J.W.'' Williams died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Mount Olive Baptist Church with the Rev. Grapher Roberson officiating.

Mr. Williams, a native of Burke County, Ga., was retired from Chrysler Corp.

Survivors include his wife, Janie L. Williams; four sons, James Williams Jr. and Jerome Williams, both of Newark, N.J., and La-Van Williams and Darnell Williams, Ypsilanti; three daughters, Betty Lucus, Virginia, Lizzie Williams, Leeburg, N.J., and Barbara Williams, Flint; one brother, Stiner ``S.W.'' Williams, Trenton, N.J.; six sisters, Lula Ellis Perry, Orangeburg, S.C., Johnnie M. Cohnes and Lorene E. Williams, both of Trenton, Willie Mae Thomas Betts, Oxford, N.C., and Mary Ingram and Dorothy James White, both of Augusta

Friends may call at Lucilles Funeral Home, 411 S. Adams St., or at Williams Funeral Home, Augusta.

Mr. Hastings Wyman Sr.

Retired businessman

AIKEN -- Mr. Hastings ``Wee'' Wyman Sr., 85, of 213 Laurens St., died Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, at Aiken Regional Medical Centers.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. today in Bethany Cemetery with the Rev. William R. Johnston officiating.

Mr. Wyman, a native of Aiken, was the retired owner of Wyman Realty and had been an Aiken city councilman and mayor pro-tem. He served on the Aiken Zoning Board and was a graduate of Presbyterian College, Clinton. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, where he taught Tewkesbury Sunday School Class and served as an elder. He also served as an elder at Bethesda Presbyterian Church, Camden.

Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth B. Wyman; one son, Hastings Wyman Jr., Washington; two daughters, Elizabeth Wyman Silk, New York, and Nancy Wyman Ray, Rock Hill; one brother, H.D. Wyman, Aiken; one sister, Ada Wyman Bomba, Cedar Mountain, N.C.; and five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 1003 Hammond Road, Aiken, SC 29803.

George Funeral Home, Park Avenue, is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Ronnie Grant

VARNVILLE, S.C. -- Mr. Ronnie Joe Grant, 41, of 104 Hampton Road, died Monday, Jan. 26, 1998, at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Mount Sinai Baptist Church. Burial will be in Ellis Cemetery.

Mr. Grant, a native of Hampton County, was a member of Mount Sinai Baptist Church and the G.U.Y. Club of Varnville.

Survivors include his wife, Johnnie Mae Grant, Hampton; one son, Ronnie R. Grant, Hampton; five daughters, Latresa L. Grant, Olivia Brooker and Rosalyn C. Grant, all of Hampton, and Rhontesia Brooker and Yolanda Grant, both of Sylvania, Ga.; one adopted daughter, April Wright; three brothers, Freddie Grant Jr. and Bobby Lee Grant, both of Varnville, and Dwight Smith, Fairburn, Ga.; and eight grandchildren

Friends may call at the residence of Johnnie Mae Grant, 107 Stanley St., Hampton.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Washington's Funeral Home, Hampton.

Miss Paula Hankerson

WAYNESBORO, Ga. -- Miss Paula Hankerson, 30, of 192 Shibar Lane, died Monday, Jan. 26, 1998, at Jefferson Hospital.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Spring Bethel Baptist Church, Louisville, with the Rev. Thomas O. Lampkin officiating. Burial will be in Spring Bethel Benevolent Society Cemetery, Louisville.

Miss Hankerson, a native of Essex County, N.J., was a member of Green Grove Baptist Church and a 1985 graduate of Waynesboro High School. She was a member of Spring Bethel Benevolent Society.

Survivors include two daughters, Laquanda Drayton and Tiffany Hankerson, both of Waynesboro; her father, Paul Hankerson, Newark, N.J.; her mother, Ella Walker Hankerson, Waynesboro; four brothers, Charles Hankerson, Waynesboro, and Ronald Gordon, Donnell Gordon and Dwayne Gordon, all of Newark; and three sisters, Mary Walker, Louisville, and Jacqueline Hankerson and LaTasha Hankerson, both of Waynesboro

Pallbearers will be Willie Rollins, James Bostic, Richard Koonce, Phillip Evans, Willie Tolbert, Dexter Jones, Bernard Walker, Leon Walker, Isaiah Lockhart and Floyd Haynes.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Waynesboro High School class of 1985.

The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today at Carter's Mortuary and from 6 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Garrer Funeral Home, Louisville.

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