C. Mims (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Miss Lauren C. Mims, age 9, died at the Medical College of Georgia Children's Hospital January 14, 2008. She was born April 6, 1998 in Greenwood, S.C., was a member of the Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in McCormick and was a fourth grade student at the C.T. Walker Magnet School in Augusta. Survivors are her mother, Ms. Doris Freeman-Mims and a brother, Ori Williams of Augusta; her maternal grandmother, Mrs. Arzella Freeman of McCormick, S.C.; and a number of aunts, uncles, and other relatives and friends. A visitation and memorial service will be at the Gospel Water Branch Baptist Church in Augusta on Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be Saturday at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in McCormick, S.C. at 3 p.m. with the Pastor Rev. Roderick Cummings and Rev. Robert Ramsey officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. The family is at the home of her grandmother, Mrs. Arzella Freeman on 504 Roosevelt Street in McCormick, S.C. Services entrusted to Walker Funeral Home of McCormick, S.C. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-January 17, 2008