Thomasville Times Enterprise


January 21, 2006


Dianne Pritchett Goff

Funeral services for Mrs. Dianne Pritchett Goff, 56, of Cairo, Ga., are at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, 2006, at Gordon Heights Baptist Church in Cairo. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery in Cairo. The Rev. John Paul Hasick will officiate. Mrs. Goff died Friday, Jan. 20, 2006, at her residence in Cairo. She loved to go antiquing and working in her garden. Another great passion was fishing. She is survived by her husband, Donald M. Goff, of Cairo, Ga.; a daughter, Whitney Ramirez and husband Ramiro, of Magnolia, Texas; sons, David Perkins, of Cairo, Ga.; Gary Goff and wife Carolyn, of Houston, Texas; and Richard Goff and wife Alicia, of Los Angeles, Calif.; brothers, Harold and Gary Pritchett, both of Houston, Texas; a sister, Marilyn Klesel, of Houston, Texas; grandchildren, Steven Ramirez, Breana Perkins, Michaela Goff, Madison Goff, Emily Goff and Brandon Goff; a mother-in-law, Myrtice Ford, of Cairo, Ga.; and faithful companion, Mandy Elizabeth. Family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. today, Jan. 22, 2006, at Heritage Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made in Dianne’s name to: Lewis Hall Singletary Oncology Center, 116 Mimosa Drive, Thomasville, Ga. 31792. — Heritage Funeral Home

Ermon Lee Butler

Funeral services for Mr. Ermon Lee Butler, 81, of Calvary, Ga., will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, 2006, at Calvary Baptist Church in Calvary. Interment will follow in Piedmont Cemetery in Calvary. The Revs. Chris Hammock and Joseph Butler will officiate. Active pallbearers will be Louis Butler, Judd Butler, Rob Butler, George Hunter, Randy Hersey, Robert Butler, Scott Gerrell, Mike Gerrell and Jim Gerrell. Honorary pallbearers will be John Henry Mitchell, Johnny Darcy, Charles Butler, Wayne Windham, Lex Moore, Holmes Maxwell, Stan Godwin and Raymond Dalton. Mr. Butler died Friday, Jan. 20, 2006, in Calvary. He was born Dec. 10, 1924 in Calvary, the son of the late Robert Louis and Pearl Lee Butler. He lived in Gadsden and Grady County for a lifetime. A farmer, he was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and served as a trustee of Piedmont Cemetery. He also served in the United States Army from 1943 to 1945. He is survived by his wife, Marilee G. Butler, of Calvary, Ga., whom he married Dec. 21, 1956; sons, James French Butler and wife, Marynanget, of Calvary, Ga.; Stephen Lee Butler and wife, Donna, of Calvary, Ga.; and Walter Edward Butler and wife, Connie, of Whigham, Ga.; a daughter, Delores Anne Reecy, of Tallahassee, Fla.; brothers, Raber Butler, of Calvary, Ga.; H.M. Butler, Joe Butler and Virgil Butler, all of Quincy, Fla.; and Bob Butler, of Tallahassee, Fla.; sisters, Elga Hunter, of Lake City, Fla.; and Delia Jean Hersey and Winona Genton, both of Orlando, Fla.; and grandchildren, Kaylee Butler, Stephanie Butler, Stanton Reecy, Elliot Butler, Connor Butler and Holly Butler. Mr. Butler was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Gertrude Simon. Visitation will be today, Jan. 22, 2006, at Clark Funeral Home, from 4 to 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Wiregrass Hospice, 430 E. Shotwell St., Bainbridge, Ga. 31717, or Calvary Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 180, Calvary, Ga. 39829, or Piedmont Cemetery Fund, care of Earl Williams, P.O. Box 217, Calvary, Ga. 39829. — Clark Funeral Home

Local death

Ruby H. Bradley, 81, of 1765 Landfill Road, Pelham, died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2006, at John D. Archbold Memorial Hospital. — Nathaniel Thomas and Son Home for Funerals

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