Originally created 09/25/00

Mrs. Mary Vinson

THOMSON - Mrs. Mary Ruth Vinson, 78, died Friday, Sept. 22, 2000.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Poteet Funeral Home, Wheeler Road, Augusta, with the Rev. Jerry A. Morris Sr. officiating. Burial will be in West View Cemetery, Augusta.

Mrs. Vinson, a native of Greeneville, Tenn., was a homemaker. She was Protestant.

Survivors include a son, James Louis Vinson Jr., North Augusta; four daughters, Margaret Louise Bieber, Dorothy Jean Stephens and Mary Ellen Edwards, all of Lincolnton, and Elisha Anne Studdard, Thomson; and 27 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be James Vinson Stephens Jr., Jerry Allen Morris Jr., Scott Stephens, Harold Dennis Bieber Jr., Kenneth Wesley Price and Rodney Moore.

The Augusta Chronicle Sept. 25, 2000