LINCOLNTON, Ga. - Mrs. Mary Cox Hiers, 78 of Partridgetown Rd. died Tues., July 25 at St. Joseph Hospice, Augusta. Funeral services will be held Thurs., July 27 at 3p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church with Rev. Terry Joyner and Lee Partridge officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery . Mrs. Hiers was a native of Gadsden, Alabama had lived at Lake Seminole for many years before moving to Lincoln County six years ago. She was a member of Spring Creek Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles A. Hiers, Jr. and her son, Charles A. Hiers, III. Survivors are daughter and son-in-law: Patricia and Robert L. Partridge, Lincolnton;sisters, Barbara C. Divers, Pansy, Al., Norma Kay McElroy, Rainbow City, Al., Elmarie Dunn, Southside, Al.; three grandchildren, Robert Lee Partridge, Lisa P. Johns, Charles A. Hiers, IV; eight great- grandchildren. Pallbearers: Hugh Tucker, III, Thomas Tucker, Larry Harrell, Roger Partridge, John Locklear, Dallas McLeroy. Friends may call at the residence of Mr. & Mrs. Robert L. Partridge, 2665 Partridgetown Rd., or from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday at Beggs Funeral Home 200 May Avenue, Lincolnton,Georgia (706) 359-4117.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 27, 2006