AUGUSTA, Ga. - Marybelle Elizabeth Boyd Creech, 84, wife of the late Preston Allen Creech Sr.and longtime resident of Augusta, entered into rest Saturday, September 8, 2001. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, September 10, 2001, at Poteet Funeral Home - South Chapel, 3465 Peach Orchard Road, with Rev. Robert Boyd, Rev. Richard Boyd and Rev. Dr. Ken Carvalho officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Larry Wylds Jr., Bruce Martin Jr., Allen Wylds, Nathan Creech, Tim Nichols and Preston A. (Len) Creech III. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the T.E.L. Sunday school class of Bayvale Baptist Church. Survivors include one son, Preston A. Allen Jr. of Edgefield, S.C.; two daughters, Mary E. Wylds of Augusta and Sonya C. Martin of Waterford, Miss.; seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Born in Richmond County, Mrs. Creech was a homemaker and a member of Bayvale Baptist Church serving as a Sunday school teacher for the T.E.L. class for over 30 years. The family will receive friends from 7 until 9 p.m. at Poteet Funeral Home - South Chapel - 3465 Peach Orchard Road. Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Hospice.
The Augusta Chronicle-Septemebr 9, 2001