Baptist Church for over 40 years where she was an usher and served in many other capacities. She later joined New Beginnings Christian Community Fellowship. Ann was a very devoted wife, mother, sister and friend whom will be greatly missed.
Preceded in death by her husband, Wilbert James Boatwright; son, Mack Turner; parents and nine siblings.
Left to cherish her memory: beloved children, Ricky ( Betty) Turner, Ronnie Turner, Deborah Turner, Jeffrey Turner, Shirley ( Michael) Johnson, all of Knoxville, and Jerry ( LaTronda) Curtis of Birmingham, Ala.; grandchildren whom she raised, Rhoshawn Cates, Howard Cates and Ashley Turner; special friend and daughter in law, Alice Turner; devoted granddaughter, Rhoshawnda Turner; brother, Jimmy ( Jessie) Turner of Calhoun; sisters, Wylene Turner, Margaret Martin, and Betty Jean Samples, all of Calhoun; sister in law: Pauline Turner, two stepdaughters: Carolyn Goins and Elaine Boatwright; a host of other family and friends to include special friends, Susan ( Gaines) Walker and family friend, Ronnie Nelson.
Thursday, July 26, 2018, the family will receive friends from 12 p. m. to 1 p.m. with a Homegoing Celebration to follow at Payne Avenue Baptist Church, 2714 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue. Reverend Richard S. Brown, Pastor, Reverend Anthony Rodgers, Officiant and Reverend Dr. Valentino McNeal, Eulogist. Interment will follow at Mount Olive Cemetery where a white dove release will conclude the service. Flowers may be delivered to the church the morning of the service. Professional arrangements entrusted to Patton Funeral Home, Brian L. Buckmon, LFD 1- 800- 824- 8283 or www. pattonfuneralhome1962. com. This announcement is made through the courtesy of Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Georgia. Eric Young
Eric Jason Young, 39, of Resaca, died Monday, July 23, 2018 at his home. He was born in Floyd County on Sept. 15, 1978. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Onice Young, grandmother, Annie Mae Young, and uncles, Randall Young and Stanley Young.
Eric is survived by his parents, Darrel and Janice Sutherland; his sister and brother- in- law, Tamera and Keith Ray; half- brother, Jeff Young; half- sister, Lori Young; nephews, Maison Ray and Kaleb Ray; aunt and uncle, Linda and Robert Bartenfield; and cousins, Chuck Bartenfield, Brian Young, Jonathan Young, and Jami Young.
Services to honor the life of Eric Jason Young will be held Wednesday, July 25 at 2 p. m. from New Town Baptist Church, where he was a member. Rev. Walter Hare and Matt Hibberts will officiate. Music will be arranged by Jeff Rogers. Interment will follow in Gordon Memorial Gardens.
The family received friends at New Town Baptist Church on Tuesday, July 24, from 5 until 8 p. m.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the New Town Baptist Church Building Fund, P. O. Box 216, Calhoun, GA 30703.
Condolences may be left at www. maxbrannonandsons. com. Funeral arrangements for Eric Jason Young are under the care and direction of Max Brannon and Sons Funeral Home of Calhoun.