SWAINSBORO, Ga. - Billy Joe Portwood, 61, died on October 1, 2008. Funeral services are Friday, October 3rd at 4 p.m. in the Friendship Freewill Baptist Church, Twin City, Ga. Interment in the Haw- hammock Baptist Church Cemetery, near Swainsboro. The body will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the service. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 6 -8 p.m. Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle-October 2, 2008