|Birth: ||May 28, 1929|
|Death: ||Apr. 25, 2010|
-SAVANNAH- Mildred Cone Bignault, "Mama Mildred", peacefully passed away at the age of 80 in her home in Savannah, Ga on April 25, 2010.
She was born in Brooklet, Ga., and was preceded in death by her husband, R. Lee Cone, and Francis "Frenchy" Bignault, and her oldest sibling Mary Jo "Joe" Bearden.
She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church for 63 years. She was a member of both the Marvin O'Neal Sunday School Class and the United Methodist Women, where she served as an officer in various positions during her life.
She was retired from Union Camp after 38 years of service.
She is survived by her sister, Bessie Anderson (Clinton), son Walter Cone (Wanda Williams Cone) , and her daughter Hyacith Townsend (Rick Townsend), 2 grandsons, Michael J. Williamson and Matthew J. Cone, granddaughter, Michelle L. Gravine and their spouses and children. Her stepchildren, Sonny Bignault and Jeanne Shurling and many grandchildren.
Visitation: 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Fairhaven Funeral Home.
Funeral Services: 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Chapel of the Fairhaven Funeral Home , with Rev. Enoch Hendry, officiating. Interment: will follow in the Brooklet City Cemetery.
Remembrances: Pipe Organ Fund, in care of Trinity United Methodist Church, 225 W. President St., Savannah, Ga 31401.
Fairhaven Funeral Home & Crematory
2794 W. US Hwy 80
Garden City, Ga 31408
Savannah Morning News
April 27, 2010
Robert Lee Cone (1925 - 1978)*
Created by: JoAnn HAGANS Harris
Record added: Apr 27, 2010
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