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Bereavement

The Antioch-Lithonia Church family extends heartfelt condolences to the following families:

September 2021

  • Donzella Street, niece of Deacon and Deaconess Anderson. Cousin of Terry and Mildred Anderson
  • Our own Edna Phillips, sister of Sister Zylphia Orr. Visitation September 30, 2021 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Young Funeral Home, 1107 Hank Aaron Drive, SW, Atlanta, GA 30315
  • Valerie F. Johnson, aunt of Sister Candice and Brother James Richards, great-aunt of Jaydan Richards
  • Harvey T. Madden, brother of Sister Cheryl D. Scott
  • Virginia Sanders, grandmother of Deaconess Sharon Fort, Deacon Larry K. Fort, Jordan Fort, and Jaden Fort
  • Our own Linda T. King, mother of Sister Ebony King
  • Bettie Ruth Edwards, sister of Sister Annie Bullock, sister-in-law of Brother Wilbur Bullock Jr.
  • Felicia Harris, niece of Deacon Ricky Lee, Deaconess Patricia Lee, cousin of Camya Dumas.

August 2021

  • Christine D. Tinsley, mother of Sister Carolyn Leggett
  • Rita Gettis, sister of Sister Meryl Gettis
  • Our own James Grant, husband of Sister Hazel Grant. 
  • Thomas Ray Clark, brother of First Lady Idell Ward, Pastor James C. Ward. Uncle of Sister Rebecca McCullum, Sister J'Shaunda Haynes, and Sister Kendra McCullum
  • Isabella Zari' Bee, daugther of Sister Bryanna Wright & Isaac Bee, granddaughter of Sister Wamaiya Benefield, great-granddaughter of Minister Anthony & Minister Wanda Norman, niece of Victoria Carter, Braxton Benefield, and Amber Taylor,
  • Frank Nuckles, father of Minister Ronald Nuckles, father-in-law of Minister Blondie Nuckles. 
  • John Powell, father of Sister Debra Powell
  • Joseph Wiltz, brother of Sister Audrey Stone, brother-in-law of Brother Ray Stone
  • Our own Minister Shirley Durden, wife of Brother Curtis Durdenmother of Sister Mary Price, mother-in-law of Brother Eric Price. Visitation, Tuesday August 17, 2021 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Tri-Cities Funeral Home. Funeral Serivce, Wednesday August 18, 2021 at 12:00 PM. Fairfield Baptist Church.
  • Lucille Kennedy, mother of Deacon Emmry Kennedy, mother-in-law of Deaconess Janea Kennedy, grandmother of Jayla Kennedy and Emmry Kennedy Jr.
  • Our Own Deaconess Joyce Smith, wife of Deacon Arnold Smith. Visitation, Friday August 20, 2021 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Gregory B. Levett & Sons Funeral Home (Conyers). Funeral Service, Saturday August 21, 2021 at 1:00 PM. Gregory B. Levett & Sons Funeral Home (Conyers). 
  • Mohymen Munnely, nephew of Sister Sonya Works, Brother James Works
  • Virginia Clark, sister-in-law of First Lady Idell Ward, Pastor James C. Ward. Funeral Service, Friday August 6, 2021 at 11:00 AM.
  • Willie James McCloud, nephew of Sister Sonya Works, Brother James Works
  • Dierdre Waites Anderson, daughter of Sister Irma Jo Moore. Funeral Service, Saturday August 7, 2021 at 11:00 AM. Flat Rock Community Church.

July 2021

  • Vernon Hurst, son of Mother Eleanor Hurst, brother of Sister Lynette Freeman. Funeral Service, Friday July 23, 2021 at 2:00 PM.
  • Jonathan Williams, stepson of Brother Dale Shields

Sick List

The Antioch-Lithonia Church family is asking for prayers for:

September 2021

  • Arthur Gaines
  • Hubert Bryant

August 2021

  • Cheryll Martin
  • Judge Gary Washington
  • Edna Phillips
  • Myra Brown

July 2021

  • Michael Willis
  • Dedra Lee
  • Minister Shirley Browne

    "God's grace and mercy allowed us to be the greatest church in the universe." ~Pastor Ward

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