MARTINEZ, Ga. - Ms. Mildred Rickerson McGruder, daughter of the late Mr. Marion and Mrs. Mary Rickerson, entered into rest on Monday, June 24, 2002, at St. Joseph Hospital. She was a member of Solid Rock Baptist Church, Appling, where she served as a faithful member until her death. Funeral services will be 3 p.m., Thursday, June 27, 2002, at Solid Rock Baptist Church, Appling, with Reverend Willie James Williams, officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Her memories will be cherished by a loving and devoted family, brothers, Linzy (Emma) Rolland, Claude Rickerson, Shelly (Pam) Tanksley; sisters, Willie Mae Leverette, Elouise (Arthur) Rolland-Cobb, Marguerite (Marvin) Butts, Eva Jean Gunter, Bertha Mae Rickerson, and Julia Mae Rolland; uncles, Mr. Charlie Dunn, Mr. Walter (Sophia) Dunn and Mr. Harry (Carolyn) Dunn; aunts, Mrs. Cora Mae Rolland, Mrs. Rosa (Roy) Reid, Mrs. Mamie Garnett, Mrs. Rubnette Dunn, Mrs. Mary Lizzie Marshall and Mrs. Eva Garnett and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Kinsey & Walton Funeral Home, 3618 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta (706) 790-8858.
The Augusta Chronicle June 26, 2002