Originally created 10/26/01

Mr. Gonnie Gantt



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Monday, October 22, 2001, Mr. Gonnie Lee Gantt of Praque Court. Funeral service will be held Saturday, October 27, 2001, at 2 p.m. at Franklin Covenant Baptist Church, Hephzibah, with Rev. George Williams officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. He was a native of Augusta, retired employee of J.J. Mid South Container, a member of Franklin Covenant Baptist Church, and a World War II Veteran of the U.S. Army. Survivors are his wife, Beatrice Gantt, Augusta; two daughters, Mattie L. Gantt and Sandra Green, Augusta; a son, Rufus W. (Clementine) Gantt, Hephzibah; a sister, Katie Foster, Brooklyn, N.Y; 11 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 M.L. King Jr. Blvd. The Augusta Chronicle October 26, 2001