HARLEM, Ga. - Entered into rest Friday, July 1, 2005 in the McDuffie County Hospital, Thomson, Mrs. Blanche F. Guillebeau, 89. She was preceded in death by her husband, Brantley F. Guillebeau in 1984 and granddaughter, Sheila K. Guillebeau in 1992. Funeral services will be held Monday, July 4, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. at Harlem Baptist Church with Dr. Robert Blankenship officiating. Burial will be in the Harlem Memorial Cemetery. Mrs. Guillebeau was the first kindergarten teacher in Harlem. She was a member of Harlem Baptist Church for over 70 years, teacher and member of the TEL Class and WMU director. She loved her Lord and Savior, her family and her church. She will truly be missed. Additional survivors include daughter, Frances (Hoyt) Hobgood, McDonough, GA; two sons, John Edward (Venera) Guillebeau and Robert Dannie (Susan) Guillebeau, both of Harlem; six grandchildren, Harold Quinn, III, Nancy Lefever, Vickie Lajesse, Anthony Guillebeau a nd David Guillebeau and seven great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Georgia Baptist Children's Home, P.O. Box 329, Palmetto, GA 30268. Family will receive friends Sunday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at Starling Funeral Home, Hwy. 78, Harlem, Georgia, 706-556-6524. Email condolence to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Augusta Chronicle July 3, 2005