GIBSON, Ga. - Mrs. Tiny Denton Whitehead, 88, of Beall Springs Road died Saturday, July 21, 20001, at McDuffie Co. Medical Center, Thomson. The funeral will be held in the Sheppard Funeral Home chapel at 2:30 p.m. today with the Rev. David O. Jones officiating. Burial will be at Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery. She was a native of Glascock Co. She attended Penticostal churches. Survivors include four daughters, Lizzie Johnson of Gibson, Masie Haywood of Mitchell, Helen Brooks of Gibson and Edith Hayes of Blythe; two sons, Joshua Whitehead of Thomson and preceded in death by Odis Whitehead of Gibson; one sister, Mollie Josephine Guy of Thomson; 13 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren. Pallbearers are Joey Wheeler, Roger Bazemore, Dennie Bazemore, Allen Johnson, Brett Norris and James Peebles. Sheppard Funeral Home of Gibson is in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 23, 2001