Originally created 01/06/01

Mr. Silas Washington



Mr. Silas Alphonza Washington, of Mullikin Road, Evans, died Saturday, Dec. 30, 2000, at St. Joseph Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Oakey Grove Baptist Church, Evans, with the Rev. Eric Taylor officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Washington, a native of Columbia County, was a member of Oakey Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Vernita Francine Washington, Washington D.C., and Sandra Campbell, Atlanta; his mother, Carrie Washington, Evans; a brother, Melvin Washington, Augusta; four sisters, Virginia Florence, Queen Esther Law and Barbara Moody, all of Stone Mountain, and Louise DeVaughn, Jamaica, N.Y.; and two grandchildren.

Friends may call at the residence or at Williams Funeral Home, Augusta.

The Augusta Chronicle Jan. 6, 2001