James Anthony Colson Obituary

We are sad to announce that on October 21, 2022, at the age of 79, James Anthony Colson of Hawkinsville, Georgia passed away. 

He was loved and cherished by many people including : his wife Mary Colson; his children, Deborah Colson, Peggye Colson Brown and Jerry Colson; and his siblings, W. C. Colson and Annie Lee Davis.

Visitation will be held on Friday, October 28th 2022 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the St. Thomas Ame Church (205 N Dooley St, Hawkinsville, GA 31036). A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 29th 2022 at 12:00 PM at the Colson Park (13 Colson St, Hawkinsville, GA 31036).

Class of 1962

It is with sadness I report the passing of several classmates:
Earnestine Jackson - Class of 1965
Levaughn Newberry - Class of 1965
Mamie Ruth (Dennard) Davis - Class of 1968 
Joseph Moore - Class of 1961
Cynthia Brown - Class of 69
Carolyn Blackshear - Class of 67
Bobby Pennamon - Class of 67
Willie Frank Butler - Class of 68
Mamie J. Anderson - Class of 65 
Cora Ferguson  Class of 1965
By Year Deceased Alphabetically

Hatchell Pate Adams (Class Of 1963) (Deceased 2013)
Mamie Jean Anderson (Class Of 1965) (Deceased 2018)
Eloise Andrews (Andrews) (Class Of 1961) (Deceased 2001)
William (Billy) Banner (Class Of 1959) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Cleveland Brown (Class Of 1965) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Hattie Brown (Class Of 1953) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Willie Butler (Class Of 1968) (Deceased 2019)
Verbal Clark (Class Of 1966) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Robbie Dennard (Anderson) (Class Of 1963) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Vera Dixon (Johnson) (Class Of 1960) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Caesar Ferguson (Class Of 1954) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Frankie Ferguson (Class Of 1954) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Roy Frazier (Class Of 1956) (Deceased 2015)
Ernestine Jackson (Williams) (Class Of 1965) (Deceased 2020)
James Johnson (Class Of 1965) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Laura McGriff (Dunston) (Class Of 1953) (Deceased 2015)
Jamie Mims (Taylor) (Class Of 1966) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Joseph Moore (Class Of 1961) (Deceased 2020)
Johnny Nelson (Class Of 1965) (Deceased Year Unknown)
LeVaughn Newberry (Class Of 1965) (Deceased 2020)
Jimmy Pitts (Class Of 1965) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Jimmy Powell (Class Of 1958) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Margaret Powell (Class Of 1959) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Robert Powell (Class Of 1963) (Deceased 2010)
William Powell (Class Of 1965) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Louise Ross (Class Of 1965) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Odessa Rozier (Manora) (Class Of 1967) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Raymond Scott (Class Of 1959) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Robert Scott (Class Of 1962) (Deceased 2014)
Jimmy Singeltary (Class Of 1962) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Annette Smith (Class Of 1957) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Vivian Tharpe (Blackshear) (Class Of 1967) (Deceased Year Unknown)
Clara Thomas (Class Of 1952) (Deceased 2021)
Willie Lee Thomas (Class Of 1965) (Deceased Year Unknown)

If you are aware of a Schoolmate who should be added to this page please let us know.