Originally created 11/17/06

Johnnie Mims (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)



NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Mr. Johnnie Mims, 78, of Weston Street entered into rest November 12, 2006 at Anne Maria Rehab & Nursing Center. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 18, 2006 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church with the Rev. Craig Myers officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Mr. Mims retired from the Augusta Concrete & Block Company after 25 years. Survivors include his wife, Ora Mae Hammonds Mims; three daughters, Tareetha Flowers, Johnnie Mae Mims and Jacqueline (Keith) Reddick; seven sons, Johnnie (Ella) Mims, Jr., George (Brenda) Mims, Ricky (Lavern) Mims, Terry (Angela) Mims, Kenneth Mims, Steven (Jackie) Mims and Jerome (Chrissy) Mims; five sisters, Martha (Oscar) Robinson, Margaret Abraham, Ruth Mims, Katie (Robert) Brigthop and Bertha Mims; mother-in-law, Mary Emma Hammonds; 30 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren, seven sisters-in-law, four brothers-in-law, a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 614 West Avenue, North Augusta, S.C. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-November 17, 2006