Originally created 01/16/04

Mrs. Irene Luke (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga.- Mrs. Irene Kelley Luke, 82 of 2219 Bayvale Road, Augusta, Ga., entered into rest January 15, 2004 at University Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late John Howard Luke. She is preceded in death by her parents, the late Julian Lee Kelley and the late Amy Daughtry Kelley and her son, Ronald Howard Luke. She is survived by her son, Marvin L. (Rachel) Luke, Sr, of Grovetown; her daughter, Ellen L. (Dale) Hutto of Harlem; seven grandchildren, Marvin Lewis Luke, Jr., Stephen Luke, Renee Page, Bobby Hutto, Brandon Hutto, Lee Luke, Christina Luke; and 8 great-grandchildren, Morgan Luke, Ashlyn Luke, Lauren Luke, Nicholas Luke, Bethany Luke, London Luke, Jordan Page and Shiannah Hutto. Mrs. Luke was born in McDuffie County, Georgia but had lived in Augusta most of her life. She graduated from Thomson High School. She was a homemaker and a member of Sherwood Baptist Church in Augusta, Ga. Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, Janua ry 17, 2004 at the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Sonny Serigney officiating. Graveside services will follow at 2 p.m. at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Bobby Hutto, Lee Luke, Lewis Luke, Stephen Luke, Ricky Malin, Tim Malin and William Page. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, January 16, 2004 from 7 until 9 p.m. Beggs Funeral Home, 799 Cobbham Rd., Thomson, Ga. 706-595-4100. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle January 16, 2004