AUGUSTA, Ga. - Berta Fuelle Sappington, 76, entered into rest Friday, March 8, 2002, at her residence. She was the loving wife of the late Frank C. Sappington Jr. Funeral Mass will be 1 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2002, at St. Mary on the Hill Catholic Church with Father Gasper Hegadus celebrant. Interment will be in the Hillcrest Memorial Park. Survivors are a son, Frank Sappington III of Augusta; and a daughter, Teri Allred of Birmingham, Alabama. Additional survivors are one grandson, Anthony Allred of Odenville, Alabama; three great-grandchildren, Ashley Allred, Thomas Allred, both of Odenville, Alabama and Christina Swann of Augusta. The loving family of Berta Theresia Sappington would like to share our joy at the passing of our mother into Gods loving arms with all her friends. She was a most loving mother, friend and wife. Her loving heart touched the lives of many thoughout this community and beyond. She will be sorely missed, but her legacy of caring for her family and many others will live on. We love you. Your daughter, your son. The family will receive friends Sunday evening from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. at Poteet Funeral Home, South Chapel - 3465 Peach Orchard Road. The Holy Rosary will be prayed at 7 p.m. Memorials may be made to United Hospice, 2604 Commons Blvd., Augusta, GA. 30909. Poteet Funeral Home - 3465 Peach Orchard Road.
The Augusta Chronicle March 9, 2002