HARLEM, Ga. - Mrs. Margaret Rolland Churchwell, 85, of Harlem, passed on Sunday, December 28, 2008, at the Medical College of Georgia Hospital.
Funeral service for Mrs. Churchwell, wife of the late James Churchwell, was held on Wednesday, December 31, 2008, at 1:30 p.m. at the New Holt Baptist Church, Harlem, with the Rev. Melvin Adams officiating and the Rev. A. Maurice Booker serving as eulogist. Interment was in Second Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors are one daughter, Mary T. Sanders, Harlem; four stepsons, James (Karen) Churchwell, Franklin (Rose) Churchwell, all of Sandusky, Ohio, Jessie (Clara) Churchwell, Michael Churchwell, all of Augusta; stepdaughter, Bessie Churchwell, Clifton, Tenn.; three sisters, Clara Johnson, Carolyn Burkridge, Katherine (Frank) Jenkins, all of Harlem; five brothers, Earnest Rolland, Hulon Roland, Ellis Rolling, Charles Roland, Willie Rolland, all of Harlem; 12 grandchildren; a host of great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Thomson Funeral System was in charge of arrangements.