Lila Thompson Henderson, age 84, of Jonesboro, Ga. died Thursday, June 23, 2005. She was born in Henry County, daughter to the late John and Clara Belle Dick Thompson.
Mrs. Henderson was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a life member of New Hope United Methodist Church in McDonough. Lila was one of the first graduating classes from McDonough High School, the class of 1939.
She is survived by her husband, Lester C. Henderson, Jonesboro; daughter, Jackie Henderson, Jonesboro; sons, Kenneth R. Henderson, Clayton, GA,
Barry L. Henderson, Atlanta; daughter, Vicki Henderson (Paul) Carothers, Gainesville; grandson, Charley (Melanie) Clinkenbeard, Locust Grove; granddaughters, Wendy Clinkenbeard White, Locust Grove, Maria Clinkenbeard (Kris) Cochran, Locust Grove; and great grandchildren, Andrew Cochran, Trenton John Cochran, and Makenzie White, all of Locust Grove.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 25, 2005 at Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Rev. Dudley Rose officiating. Interment will follow at New Hope United Methodist Church. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannon-cleveland.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.
Aubrey Lamar Bragg
Mr. Aubrey Lamar Bragg, age 66, of Locust Grove, Ga. died June 24, 2005. Mr. Bragg was born June 23, 1939 in Moultrie, Ga. the son of the late Ila Lee Sellers and Wiley Robert Bragg. He was also preceded in death by brothers, Austin Eugene Bragg and Wiley Jesse Bragg. Survivors are his sisters, Julia Morris of Arizona, Willie C. Harben of Locust Grove and Mary Arlene Porter of Albany; sister-in-law, Nadene Bragg of Albany and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Mr. Bragg will be Monday, June 27, 2005 at 10 a.m. in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home with Rev. Craig Bowers officiating. Interment will be at Haisten/Eastlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday evening from 5 to 7 p.m. Haisten Funeral Home in McDonough (770) 914-8833.