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Lunell "Nell" Thigpen

May 20, 1935 December 8, 2017
Lunell "Nell" Thigpen
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Mrs. Lunell Davis “Nell” Thigpen, age 82 of Carrollton, Georgia, passed away Friday evening, December 8, 2017 at her residence. She was born May 20, 1935 in Newnan, Georgia, the daughter of the late Florrie Wood Bryce and the late Jim Bill Davis. She was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Joyful Hearts Sunday School Class, and The Young at Heart Senior Adult Group. She was a member of the Hightower Funeral Home Family, having served for many years on the visitation team, ministering to grieving families, until her health began to fail. She was also a member of The Circle of Friends, a widow support group sponsored by Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lee Thigpen; a daughter, Martha Thigpen Roddenberry; and a brother, Bill Davis. Survivors include her children: Mike and Sheron Thigpen of Waynesboro, Georgia, Sherry Kierbow of Carrollton, Barry & Debbie Thigpen of Carrollton, and Alicia & Mark Crawford of Bowdon; twelve grandchildren and nine great, grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 3:00 PM from Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church with Dr. Doug New officiating. Her grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Members of her Sunday School Class and members of the Circle of Friends will be seated as honorary pallbearers. Interment will follow in the Tyus Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. John Lemmings presiding. The family will receive friends at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church on Wednesday from 11:00 AM until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Building Fund or to your favorite charity of choice. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.martin-hightower.com. Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel has charge of the arrangements.


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Visitation

Wednesday

13

Dec

11:00 AM 12/13/2017 11:00:00 AM - 3:00 PM 12/13/2017 3:00:00 PM
Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church

694 Mt. Pleasant Church Rd.
Carrollton, Ga 30116

Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church
694 Mt. Pleasant Church Rd. Carrollton 30116 Ga
United States

Service

Wednesday

13

Dec

3:00 PM 12/13/2017 3:00:00 PM
Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church

694 Mt. Pleasant Church Rd.
Carrollton, Ga 30116

Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church
694 Mt. Pleasant Church Rd. Carrollton 30116 Ga
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Tyus Baptist Church Cemetery Final Resting Place

4514 Tyus-Carrollton Rd.
Carrollton, Ga. 30117

4514 Tyus-Carrollton Rd. Carrollton 30117 Ga.
United States
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