Monday, July 16, 2018

Mr. Gordon Wilson (Chuck) Yarbrough, Jr.

MR. GORDON WILSON (CHUCK) YARBROUGH, Jr.,  age 62, of Cloudland, Georgia passed away Monday afternoon, July 9, 2018, in a Rome hospital.  A native of Atlanta, Mr. Yarbrough was born May 23, 1956,  to the late Gordon Wilson Yarbrough, Sr. and June Tate Yarbrough who survives.  He was a retired auto mechanic.

            Surviving are His mother, June Tate Yarbrough; several Cousins also survive.

            Funeral service was held Friday, July 13th, at 3:00 P.M. from Graveside in Alpine Cemetery, with Minister Hugh Glaze officiating.  Active Pallbearers Phil Cavin, Paul Cavin, Cole Cavin, Markham Cvin Tate, Charles Toles, Lamar Toles, Stewart Toles, and Sonny Eubanks.

            Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.


Mrs. Jo Keen Shamblin

MRS. JO KEEN SHAMBLIN, age 86 of Highway #337-Summerville, Georgia, Teloga Community passed away Sunday, July 15, 2018, at Redmond Regional Medical Center.  A lifetime native of Chattooga County, Georgia, Mrs. Shamblin was born May 9, 1932 to the late Elgin E. and Bertie Simmons Keen.  In addition to Her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William R. Shamblin, to whom she was married for 60 years, brother, Elbert Keen and sister, Minnie Allmon.  Mrs. Shamblin was a lifelong member of the Beersheba Presbyterian Church and served on the Teloga Volunteer Fire Department Board and the Macedonia Cemetery Committee.

            Surviving are son and daughter-in-law, William Douglas and Keitha Cash Shamblin, Sr.; grandchildren and spouses, Tonya R. and Kevin Woods and William Douglas and Beverly Shamblin, Jr.; great grandchildren, Brianna Woods Chastain, Billy Woods, Ben Woods, and Mason Shamblin; sisters, Evelyn Willingham, Shelby Ward, and Mary Floyd; brother, David Keen, Sr.; several Nieces and Nephews.

            Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 18th, at 11:00 A.M. from the Beersheba Presbyterian Church with Pastor Jennifer Lee officiating, interment in the Macedonia Cemetery.  Active Pallbearers are Douglas Shamblin, Jr., Kevin Woods,  Billy Woods, Gene Wesson, Tim Wesson, and John Bertrand.  Honorary Pallbearers are Members of the Teloga Volunteer Fire Department, Employees of Amedysis Home Health, and members of the Beersheba Presbyterian Church.  Visitation will be Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at the Funeral Home.  In lieu of flowers the Family request Memorial contributions be made to the Macedonia Cemetery Fund, #488 East Teloga Road, Summerville, Georgia-30747.

            The Family will be at the home of son, William Douglas Shamblin, Sr., #488 East Teloga Road, Summerville, Georgia.


            Earle Rainwater Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Mr. Brent D. Scoggins

MR. BRENT D. SCOGGINS, age 44, of Summerville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018, in a Rome hospital.  Born on November 8, 1973, in Floyd County, Georgia Brent was a son of the late Eula Bell Bennett Scoggins and Donny Scoggins who survives. 

            Surviving are father & step mother, Donny and Carol Scoggins; brother & sister-in-law, Kevin and Sandra Scoggins; nieces and nephews, Brandy & Terry Eller, Logan Eller, Alex Stewart, Jennifer & Nathan Thompson, Addie Thompson, Sara Thompson; aunt, Drucilla Ragland; special friend, Beth Kellett; caregivers, Terri McGraw & Tammy Houser; and special friends at Kaleidoscope.

            Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 14th, at 4:00 P.M. from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home with Rev. Charles Bishop and Rev. Sanford Deberry officiating, interment in Summerville Cemetery.  Active Pallbearers Terry Eller, Jr., Alex Stewart, Stacey Whited, Jody Stoner, Tim Scoggins.   The Family will receive friends at Earle Rainwater Funeral Home Friday evening from 6 until 8 P.M.

            Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements for Mr. Brent D. Scoggins who passed away Wednesday evening.


Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Mrs. Shirley Lenderman

MRS. SHIRLEY LENDERMAN, age 91, of LaFayette, Georgia formerly of Chattooga County, Georgia passed away Monday evening, June 25, 2018, in the local nursing home.  A native of Chattooga County, She was born to the late John Meredith and Bonnie Stephenson Ellenburg on December 7, 1926.  Mrs. Lenderman was a member of Pennville Church of Christ, retired from Mount Vernon weave room, and was preceded in death by her husband, the late James Edwin Lenderman and son-in-law Barry Gilreath.

            Surviving are daughters and spouses, Kathy and David Daniel, Jan and Chris Ledbetter, and Judy Gilreath; son and spouse, Jimmy and Bobbie Ann Lenderman;  eight Grandchildren, fifteen Great Grandchildren, several Great Great Grandchildren, Nieces, and Nephew.

            Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 28th, at 11:00 A.M., from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home with Ministers Barry Gilreath, Tyler Gilreath, and Barry Gilreath, III officiating, interment in Summerville Cemetery.  Active Pallbearers Scott Daniel, Brent Smith, Chris Ledbetter, Casey Smith, Wayne Weaver, and Mike Frost; Honorary Pallbearers the Staff of Oakview Nursing and Rehab Center.  The Family will receive friends Thursday from 10 until 11 A.M. at the Funeral Home.

            Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements for Mrs. Shirley Lenderman.          


Monday, June 25, 2018

Shelli Payne Jones

In joyous remembrance of Shelli Payne Jones who died peacefully at her home, Turkeyhollow, on June 22, 2018. Shelli was born on July 8th, 1950 to Richard and Marjorie Payne of Montgomery, Alabama. While studying at Jacksonville State University, she met David Jones. They married and eventually settled in David’s hometown of Summerville, Georgia. Shelli was a lifelong educator who specialized in art and science. She taught at Pennville and North Summerville Elementary schools. She was committed to a life in God’s service and pursued hands on ministry as a volunteer at the Community Resource Center of Chattooga County. Shelli is survived by Karolyn Payne Elliott, Richard and Teresa Payne, Sam Jones, Sandy Whittington, her Godchildren— Britton, Christiaan, Taylor, Sam, Josh, Slater, Loretta, Loren, Martin, Lee, Katy, Destin, Hannah, and Desiree — and her pets— Tinker, Valentino, Ember and Satchmo Jones. Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on June 29th, 2018 at Bethel Church with Rev. Melvin Moseley officiating.


Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge.