Essie  Connell
Essie Mae Copeland Connell, 83, passed away Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020. Services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home with the Rev. W.R. Connell, the Rev. Paul Baker and the Rev. Bobby Colter officiating. Burial will follow at Scenic Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Mrs. Connell was a native of Johnson County but had made her home in Milledgeville for over 54 years. She was retired from Forstmann & Co. She was a member of Redemption Holiness Tabernacle.
Survivors include her husband, Harold Connell; a son, Gilbert Connell (Cindy); and her daughter, Sherry Lanthrip (James), all of Milledgeville; step-brothers, Carlton Copeland of Kite, Boggie Copeland of Louisville and Jimmy Copeland of Wrightsville; three grandchildren, James Edwin Lanthrip III (April), Cindy Leann Lanthrip Smith (Joe), and James Edwin Lanthrip Jr.; seven great grandchildren; special friends, Rosie Stevens, Teresa Patterson and Martha Howell; and her special church family of Redemption Holiness Tabernacle.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 2 until 3 p.m. at Moores Funeral Home.
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Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.
Published on January 13, 2020


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