AUGUSTA, Ga.- Mrs. Ola Mae Bokknight, entered into rest on Monday, July 19, 2004 at the St. Joseph Hospital.
The funeral service was held Saturday, July 24, 2004 at 11 a.m. at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church with Rev. Marvin L. McRae officiating. Burial was in Walker Memorial Park.
Mrs. Bokknight was a native of Thomson, and a member of the Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, she was a member of the Sunday School, F.F. Cook Choir, Deaconess Board, Noon Day Bible Study, Auxiliary of the American Legion Post 505. A former employee of Ft. Gordon Cleaners after 25 years of service, she was a volunteer at the Medical College of Georgia.
Survivors are her husband, Johnny Bokknight, Sr., Augusta.; five daughters, Martha Mills, Fla., Covenia (Herbert) Rouse, Martinez, Rosalind B. Williams, Augusta, Jackie B. (Chester) Woods, Evans, Michelle B. Meminger, Augusta; three sons, Michael (Jannie) Bokknight, S.C., L. J. McClendon, Macon, Johnny (Cassandr a) Bokknight, Jr.; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.