Originally created 09/25/98

Mrs. Ella Thurmond



Mrs. Ella Frances Thurmond, 87, of 3228 Kevin Drive, died Thursday, Sept. 24, 1998, at Columbia Augusta Medical Center.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in Westover Memorial Park with the Revs. Larry Brown and Charles Mason officiating.

Mrs. Thompson, a native of Augusta, had retired as a weaver from King Mill. She was a member of Salem Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Milton S. Thurmond; four daughters, JoAnn Gordon and Martha Beasley, both of Augusta, Myra Roye, Appling, and Connie McKinney, Lincolnton; and nine grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Travis Roye, Jamie Roye, Michael Roye, Stephen McKinney, Eddie Carroll and Gerald McKinney.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Platt's Funeral Home.