Robert Hall Cofer (THOMSON, Ga.)

THOMSON, Ga. - Robert Hall Cofer of Thomson, Ga. passed away on February 7, 2007 at his home. Mr. Cofer was born in Wilkes County, Georgia but lived in Thomson, Georgia since 1946. He was the son of the late Toggie Cofer and the late Elsie Baker Crowe Cofer. Mr. Cofer was an Attorney in private practice. He served as the Chief Magistrate Judge in McDuffie County for the last 14 years. He was a member of First Baptist Church. Survivors include: daughters: Jennifer Cofer Marx and her husband William Marx and their son Daniel of Huntsville, Al., Kimberly Cofer Harris and her daughter Ava Grace Harris of Savannah,Ga. Additional survivors include: brother: Dr. Tom Cofer of Aiken, S.C.; aunt: Jeanelle Cofer Newsome of Washington, Ga., Stephanie and Anthony Meyer of Greenville, SC, Dr. Benton and Michelle Cofer of Greenville, S.C. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, February 9, 2007 at First Baptist Church in Thomson with Dr. James Ramsey officiating. Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, PO Box 1205, Thomson, Georgia 30824 or The Thomson-McDuffie County Animal Shelter, 802 Whiteoak Road, Thomson, Ga 30824. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 pm Thursday at the funeral home. Friends may sign the guestbook at Beggs Funeral Home, 799 Cobbham Road, Thomson, GA. 595-4100 Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-February 8, 2007