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Mrs. Esther Boggs

November 06, 2017
Mrs. Esther Elizabeth Williams Boggs, age 73, of George Williams Road, Louisville, died Thursday morning, October 26, 2017, at her residence.

Funeral services were held Monday, October 30, 2017, in the Louisville United Methodist Church with Rev. David Boggs and Rev. Peter Vermeulen officiating. Burial followed in the Burke Memorial Gardens, Waynesboro, GA. Pallbearers were Larry Rhodes, Joe Cheeks, Roger Burge, Chip Evans, Bill Hattaway and Chris Perry. Honorary pallbearers were the pastors of the Northeast District of the South Georgia Conference.

A native of Waynesboro, Esther was a daughter of the late George Frank Williams and Marie Shepherd Williams. She was a retired warehouse manager with AGRO, a member of the Louisville United Methodist Church, and served with her husband at the Bartow, Moxley, and Parker’s United Methodist Churches.

Esther was preceded in death by her parents and granddaughter, Celsia Livingston, and is survived by her loving husband of 30 years, Rev. David M. Boggs of Louisville; sons, Hal McKinney and Rodney of Cumming, and Michael and Lisa McKinney of Waynesboro; daughters, Michelle and Mitch Newsome of Waynesboro; Jill R. and Brian Puetz of North Augusta, SC and Amy and Andy Fount of Japan; 10 grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; brother, Frank Williams of Waynesboro; sister, Hilda & Tony Musgrove of Martinez; several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Bartow Charge, c/o Roger Burge, 119 Doyle Jackson Drive, Bartow, GA 30413.

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