September 6, 2004

Sara C. Austin Ridgeway

Sara C. Austin Ridgeway, 83, of McDonough, a lifelong resident of Henry County, died Sept. 3, 2004. She was born in McDonough on Oct. 24, 1920, to the late Ruth Craig and Jim David Austin and was a member of Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Ridgeway; daughter, Beverly Jean Ridgeway; and her brother, James Arthur Austin.

She is survived by her sister-in-law, Ann P. Austin; niece and nephew, Barbara Ann and Charles Davis; great nieces; great nephew; great-great nieces and cousins.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 6, 2004, at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Dr. Mark Outlaw officiating. Interment will follow at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens.

Those who wish may make donations to the Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church Building Fund. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m.

Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannon-cleveland.com. Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors, (770) 914-1414, is handling arrangements.