Originally created 09/02/01

Mrs. Rebecca Binns



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest on Saturday, September 1, 2001, Mrs. Rebecca Wright Binns, 79, of Lakewood Drive, Augusta. She was the wife of the late Mr. Harvey C. Binns Jr. Mrs. Binns, a native of Woodruff, S.C., was a member of Mann Memorial United Methodist Church, where she was active in the choir, Edwards Sunday School Class, and the UMC Women. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, September 4, 2001, from Mann Memorial United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jane Brooks officiating. Burial will be at 4 p.m., at Greenhaven Memorial Gardens in Woodruff, S.C. Pallbearers will be Jonathan Wright, David Wright, Scott Creighton, Chip Binns, Ian Binns, Pratt Reed, Christopher Strals and Andrew Bergeron. Survivors include her son, Rev. D. Kenneth Wright of Augusta; a step-son, Harvey L. Binns III of Eadonton, N.C.; two stepdaughters, Susan Creighton of Eadonton, N.C., and Cynthia Reed of Hilton Head, S.C.; three grandchildren, eight step-grandchildren, one great-grandchild and five stepgrandchildren. Visitation will be held tonight at Mann Memorial United Methodist Church from 6 until 8 p.m. Memorials may be made to Mann Memorial United Methodist Church, 2705 Milledgeville Road, Augusta, GA 30904.

The Augusta Chronicle-September 2, 2001