NASHVILLE -- Joyce Boykin Paulk Chapple, 87, of Nashville, died Friday, July 19, 2002 at her residence.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Lovein Funeral Home with the Rev. Sam Rogers and the Rev. Freddie Stone officiating. Burial will follow at Fletcher Cemetery in Alapaha. Visitation will be held today after 3 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 7-9 p.m. at Lovein Funeral Home in Nashville.
Born March 21, 1915 in Irwin County, Mrs. Chapple was the daughter of William Boykin and Mary Brown. She was a homemaker and retired nurse from the Old Askew Memorial Hospital and was a member of First United Methodist Church in Tifton. She was also a member of the Loyalty Sunday School class and the Eastern Star.
Mrs. Chapple was preceded in death by her husbands, Frank T. Paulk who died in 1970 and the Rev. William Chapple who died in 1989; two sisters, Jewel Mathis and Stella Cox and a brother, J.R. Boykin.
She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Mary Frank and Michael Wayne Carns of Nashville; one son, Bruce Baker of North Glenn, Colo.; one grandson, Matthew Frank Chapple of Nashville; one granddaughter, Ouida Joyce Carns of Nashville; four sisters and three brothers-in-law, Jane (and Luther) Griner of Jasper, Fla., Nellie Bailey of Tifton, Polly (and D.H.) Hendrix of Evans, Betty (and Edgar) Bennett of Nashville; and one brother and sister-in-law Jack (and Frankie) Boykin of Tampa, Fla.
Lovein Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
ENIGMA -- Mildred Rosella Ankron Danforth, 84, of Enigma, died Saturday, July 20, 2002, at Health Care of Berrien in Nashville.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 4 p.m. at the chapel of Bowen-Donaldson Funeral Home. The Rev. Robert Connor and the Rev. Olin Bennett will officiate. Burial will follow at Tift Memorial Mausoleum. The family will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends tonight from 7-9 p.m. at Bowen-Donaldson Funeral Home.
Born Oct. 27, 1917 in Washington, Pa., Mrs. Danforth was the daughter of William Ankron and Charlotte Lottie Grable Ankron, both deceased. She was a member of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Washington, Pa. and was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Glen Lester Danforth.
Mrs. Danforth is survived by several nieces and nephews and other relatives including Derell Danforth and P.H. Danforth of Lenox.
Bowen-Donaldson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Eugene G. Adams, Jr.
NORMAN PARK -- Eugene G. Adams, Jr., 89, of Norman Park, died Saturday, July 20, 2002, at his residence.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Baker Funeral Home in Moultrie with the Rev. Jimmy Voyles, Gene Sheffield and Jim Houseal officiating. Burial will follow at Deep Bottom Cemetery in Norman Park. Casketbearers will be Carl Horne, Buddy Horne, Billy Gene Middlebrooks, Edwin Norman, John Wilkes and Bobby Crumpton.
Visitation will be held Monday from 7-9 p.m. at Baker Funeral Home.
Born Oct. 25, 1912 in Cook County, Mr. Adams was the son of Eugene Guy Adams, Jr. and Bessie Hester Adams, both deceased. He was a farmer and a member of Norman Park Methodist Church, where he was the Sunday School superintendent for 17 years. He was a member of the Lions Club and the Georgia Cattlemen's Association. Mr. Adams served as president of the Georgia Crop Improvement Association, served on the board of directors of the ABAC Foundation and served as president of ABAC's Alumni Association.
He was director and chairman of the Moultrie PCA from 1949 until 1986 and director and president of the Colquitt EMC from 1948 until 1980.
Mr. Adams is survived by his wife, Virginia J. Adams; one son, Gary Adams and his wife Ann of Norman Park; one daughter, Kathryn Adams Lowe and her husband Clarence of Norman Park; two grandchildren, Andrea Lowe Slocumb and husband Jerry of Hartsfield and James Eugene Lowe of Zirconia, N.C.; and one great-grandchild, William Shane Slocumb.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Hoke S. Adams and Noel I. Adams a
nd a sister, Hazel Adams.
Baker Funeral Home in Moultrie is in charge of arrangements.
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