Originally created 05/29/03

Mr. Jessie Cody Sr. (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Jessie Cody Sr. formerly of Davis Street and Blair House Nursing Home entered into rest on Thursday, May 22, 2003, at the University Hospital. He was a member of Lithonia Baptist Church in Camak of which Rev. William Evans is pastor. Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Ruby N. Moment, Mrs. Catherine (Louis) Derrick and Mrs. Fronie (Isiah) Best, all of Augusta; three sons, Mr. William (Ann) Cody of Elizabeth, N.J., Mr. David (Mary) Cody and Mr. Charles (Dorothy) Cody of Augusta; one sister, Mrs. Claudia Hill of Camak; two daughters-in-law, Mrs. Helen Cody of Newark, N.J. and Janie Cody of Augusta; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Peoples Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 29, 2003, at Lithonia Baptist Church at 1 p.m. procession will leave from 530 Aiken Street at 11:30 a.m. Friends may call at 530 Aiken Street. Peoples Funeral Home, 724-1885. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle May 29, 2003