Reverend Foy C. Mercer

M, b. 19 August 1918, d. 15 June 2015
     Reverend Foy C. Mercer was born on 19 August 1918 in Candler County, Georgia. He married Mary Magdalene Bagwell, daughter of Willis Marion Bagwell and Minnie Jones, after 1935. Reverend Foy C. Mercer died on 15 June 2015 in Gaston County, North Carolina, at age 96 Gastonia

Rev. Foy C. Mercer, 96, passed away Monday, June 15, 2015.

He was a native of Candler County, Georgia, son of the late William Walton and Alice Moseley Mercer. In addition to his parents Foy was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Bagwell Mercer and a son, Rev. Roger Dale Mercer.

Foy was a retired Bishop with the Church of God. He pastored seven churches, two of which he organized; Grover and Catawba Heights Church of God. He served on the Church of God State Licensing Board. He was a current member of Dallas Church of God. He was active in God's work until his mid nineties.

Foy was a veteran of the US Army serving in World War II.

Foy is survived by his wife, Susan Carpenter Mercer; daughter, Joyce(Richard); brother, William (Alma); sisters, Mable (Boyd), Nadine; daughter-in-law, Myra; five grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild.

In addition to his parents, first wife and son, he was preceded in death by brother, Ernest D. Mercer; and sisters, Lorene Mercer Stamey and Dottie Mercer Benoy.

The family will receive friends Thursday, June 18, 2015 from 6:00 until 8:00 pm at the Dallas Church of God.

A funeral service will be held 3:00 pm Friday, June 19, 2015 at the Dallas Church of God with Pastor Danny Shortridge and Pastor Brett Davis officiating.

Interment will follow the service at Hillcrest Gardens, Mt. Holly with Military Honors rendered by the Gaston County Honor Guard.

Memorials may be made to: Robin Johnson House, c/o Gaston Hospice, PO Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054.

Condolences messages may be sent to www.mcleanfuneral.com. McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the family.
He was buried at Hillcrest Gardens, Mount Holly, Gaston County, North Carolina.

Mary Elizabeth Skipper

F, b. 28 April 1911, d. April 1984
     Mary Elizabeth Skipper was born on 28 April 1911 in Horry County, South Carolina. As of 8 January 1939,her married name was Bagwell. She married Willard William Bagwell, son of Willis Marion Bagwell and Minnie Jones, on 8 January 1939 at Marion, South Carolina. Mary Elizabeth Skipper died in April 1984 in Liberty, Pickens County, South Carolina. She was buried at Hollywood Cemetery, Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina.

Albert J Hittner

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     Albert J Hittner married Virginia R. Bagwell, daughter of Hoke Demorest Bagwell and Lillian Eunice Holcomb, on 14 February 1993.

Robert J. Allen

M, d. 21 April 1982
     Robert J. Allen married Virginia R. Bagwell, daughter of Hoke Demorest Bagwell and Lillian Eunice Holcomb, on 15 September 1951. Robert J. Allen died on 21 April 1982.

France Marcelle Lowe

F, b. 29 October 1924, d. 16 December 2000
     France Marcelle Lowe was born on 29 October 1924 in Gaston County, North Carolina. As of after 1938,her married name was Bagwell. She married Cecil Mack Bagwell, son of Berry Washington Bagwell and Lillian Smith, after 1938. France Marcelle Lowe died on 16 December 2000 in Gaston County, North Carolina, at age 76. She was buried at Hillcrest Gardens, Mount Holly, Gaston County, North Carolina.

Helen Lynn

F, b. 17 September 1919, d. 25 July 1999
     Helen Lynn was born on 17 September 1919 in Gaston County, North Carolina. As of after 1938,her married name was Bagwell. She married Clarence Lloyd Bagwell, son of Berry Washington Bagwell and Lillian Smith, after 1938. Helen Lynn died on 25 July 1999 in Gaston County, North Carolina, at age 79. She was buried at Sharon Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery, Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina.

James Mitchell Bagwell

M, b. August 1937, d. 11 October 2013
     James Mitchell Bagwell was born in August 1937 in Liberty County, Texas. He was the son of Leonard Mitchell Bagwell and Opal Estelle McFarling. James Mitchell Bagwell married Ruthie Pearl Wallace after 1953. James Mitchell Bagwell died on 11 October 2013 in Anahuac, Chambers County, Texas, at age 76 OBITUARY - Sterling Funeral Home (Anahuac) Website:

James Mitchell Bagwell, Sr., 76, of Anahuac, Texas passed away Friday, October 11, 2013 at Bayside Community Hospital in Anahauc, Texas with his family by his side. He was a loving father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, uncle and friend.

James was a good christian man who loved the Lord, very dedicated to his family and determined to be the best Father possible. Always looking at the glass half full, not half empty. He worked as a Draftsman. Being very active in his community, he umpired and coached baseball and softball games, was instrumental in creating and distributing the"Don't forget to Pray" Bracelets and instrumental in reinstating the baccalaureate services in the schools. James was a member of the Christian Caring Center, Ministerial Alliance, and served on the Anahuac Hospital Board. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening and above all else his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. He will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved him.

James is preceded in death by his parents; Opal Estel and Leonard Bagwell, wife; Ruthie Bagwell, and sister; Mary Louise (Bagwell) Tulley.

James is survived by his son; James Bagwell, Jr., wife Marcia, daughters; Cheryl Sanders, husband Ken, Theresa Greco, husband Pete, Margaret Bennett, husband David, grandchildren; Reese Bagwell, wife Hannah, Christin Bagwell-Hyde, husband CJ, Justin Sanders, wife Kaitlyn, Jessica Hawthorne, husband Paul, Russell Greco, wife Sara, Will Davis, wife Gina, Angela Greco, Megan Harrison, husband Brian, Paul Joe Greco, Kaitlyn Bennett, Maci Bennett, Ashley Bennett, Four great grandchildren, brother; Gerald Bagwell, wife Nan, sister; Betty McCluskey, husband Eugene, and host of other family and friends.

Funeral Services will be Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 2:30 P.M. at the Methodist Church in Anahuac, Texas. Interment will following at the Anahuac Cemetery. A gathering of James' family and friends will be Monday, October 21, 2013 from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Sterling Funeral Home in Anahuac, Texas.

Pallbearers will be Reese Bagwell, Justin Sanders, Will Davis, Russell Greco, and Paul Joe Greco and Jace Bagwell.

Condolences and memories can be shared online at www.sterlingfuneralhome.com.
Services are under the direction of Sterling Funeral Home in Anahuac, Texas.
He was buried at Anahuac Cemetery, Anahuac, Chambers County, Texas.

Ruthie Pearl Wallace

F, b. 1 October 1942, d. 19 September 2004
     Ruthie Pearl Wallace was born on 1 October 1942 in Anahuac, Chambers County, Texas. As of after 1953,her married name was Bagwell. She married James Mitchell Bagwell, son of Leonard Mitchell Bagwell and Opal Estelle McFarling, after 1953. Ruthie Pearl Wallace died on 19 September 2004 in Anahuac, Chambers County, Texas, at age 61. She was buried at Anahuac Cemetery, Anahuac, Chambers County, Texas.

John Walter Bagwell1

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     John Walter Bagwell is the son of Bobby Joe Bagwell and Mary Ellen Winslett.1

Citations

  1. [S3683] Mary Ellen Winslett Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Ellen Bagwell1

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     Ellen Bagwell is the daughter of Bobby Joe Bagwell and Mary Ellen Winslett.1

Citations

  1. [S3683] Mary Ellen Winslett Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Ivor Bagwell

M, b. 2 July 1902, d. 29 May 1999
     Ivor Bagwell was born on 2 July 1902 in Tribbey, Pottawattomie, Oklahoma Territory.1 He was the son of James Andrew Bagwell and Nancy Adaline Ashley. Ivor Bagwell married Hazel Ann Dunn on 19 November 1933 at Hereford, Texas. Ivor Bagwell died on 29 May 1999 in Dimmitt, Castro County, Texas, at age 96.1 He was buried at Castro Memorial Gardens, Dimmitt, Castro County, Texas.1

Citations

  1. [S3690] Ivor Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Hazel Ann Dunn

F, b. 13 April 1912, d. 16 September 1998
     Hazel Ann Dunn was born on 13 April 1912 in Longmont, Boulder County, Colorado.1 As of 19 November 1933,her married name was Bagwell. She married Ivor Bagwell, son of James Andrew Bagwell and Nancy Adaline Ashley, on 19 November 1933 at Hereford, Texas. Hazel Ann Dunn died on 16 September 1998 in Dimmitt, Castro County, Texas, at age 86.1 She was buried at Castro Memorial Gardens, Dimmitt, Castro County, Texas.1

Children of Hazel Ann Dunn and Ivor Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S3691] Hazel Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Nelda Jean Bagwell

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     Nelda Jean Bagwell is the daughter of Ivor Bagwell and Hazel Ann Dunn. Nelda Jean Bagwell married Marion Altus Fallwell on 27 March 1987 at Dallas, Texas.

Marion Altus Fallwell

M, b. 11 December 1937, d. 5 August 2009
     Marion Altus Fallwell was born on 11 December 1937 in Dallas, Texas. He married Nelda Jean Bagwell, daughter of Ivor Bagwell and Hazel Ann Dunn, on 27 March 1987 at Dallas, Texas. Marion Altus Fallwell died on 5 August 2009 in Richardson, Dallas County, Texas, at age 71.

Milton Ivor Bagwell

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     Milton Ivor Bagwell is the son of Ivor Bagwell and Hazel Ann Dunn.

June B. Ballard

F, b. 8 July 1927, d. 19 November 2011
     June B. Ballard was born on 8 July 1927 in Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina. As of after 1945,her married name was Bagwell. She married John Lockman Bagwell, son of Wilton Horace Bagwell and Helen Watkins, after 1945. June B. Ballard died on 19 November 2011 in Lynchburg, Lynchburg City, Virginia, at age 84. She was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Roanoke, Roanoke City, Virginia.

James Marion Bagwell

M, b. 1 May 1856, d. 7 July 1926
     James Marion Bagwell was born on 1 May 1856.1 He was the son of D. K. Bagwell and Martha A. Buntyn.1 James Marion Bagwell married Sophronia Urminia Evans in 1876. James Marion Bagwell died on 7 July 1926 in Carroll County, Georgia, at age 70 of nephritis. Nephritis is often caused by infections, and toxins, but is most commonly caused by autoimmune disorders that affect the major organs like kidneys. Pyelonephritis is inflammation that results from a urinary tract infection that reaches the renal pelvis of the kidney.1 He was buried at Tallapoosa Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Carroll County, Georgia.1

Children of James Marion Bagwell and Sophronia Urminia Evans

Citations

  1. [S4153] James Marion Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Sophronia Urminia Evans

F, b. 18 August 1853, d. 16 June 1921
     Sophronia Urminia Evans was born on 18 August 1853 in Spalding County, Georgia.1 As of 1876,her married name was Bagwell. She married James Marion Bagwell, son of D. K. Bagwell and Martha A. Buntyn, in 1876. Sophronia Urminia Evans died on 16 June 1921 in Carroll County, Georgia, at age 67.1 She was buried at Tallapoosa Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Carroll County, Georgia.1

Children of Sophronia Urminia Evans and James Marion Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S4154] Sophronia Urminia Evans Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Joseph Madison Bagwell

M, b. 8 November 1881, d. 25 October 1955
     Joseph Madison Bagwell was born on 8 November 1881 in Meriweather County, Georgia. He was the son of James Marion Bagwell and Sophronia Urminia Evans. Joseph Madison Bagwell married Lola L. (?) before 1913. Joseph Madison Bagwell died on 25 October 1955 at age 73.

Children of Joseph Madison Bagwell and Lola L. (?)

Lola L. (?)

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     Lola L. (?) married Joseph Madison Bagwell, son of James Marion Bagwell and Sophronia Urminia Evans, before 1913.

Children of Lola L. (?) and Joseph Madison Bagwell

Chester Lamar Bagwell

M, b. 23 March 1913, d. 14 October 1996
     Chester Lamar Bagwell was born on 23 March 1913 in Centealhatchee, Heard County, Georgia. He was the son of Joseph Madison Bagwell and Lola L. (?) Chester Lamar Bagwell married Ella Mildred Hicks after 1935. He served in the US Army during World War II. Chester Lamar Bagwell died on 14 October 1996 in Gwinnett County, Georgia, at age 83. He was buried at Stone Mountain Cemetery, Stone Mountain, DeKalb County, Georgia.

Ella Mildred Hicks

F, b. 5 June 1917, d. 29 December 2009
     Ella Mildred Hicks was born on 5 June 1917 in Georgia. As of after 1935,her married name was Bagwell. She married Chester Lamar Bagwell, son of Joseph Madison Bagwell and Lola L. (?), after 1935. Ella Mildred Hicks died on 29 December 2009 in Stone Mountain, DeKalb County, Georgia, at age 92 Mildred Bagwell, age 92 of Stone Mountain, GA passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2009. She is survived by sons, Lamar Bagwell, Jr. - Teddi Bagwell, Hugh Bagwell - Susan Bagwell Hicks, Daughters, Carolyn Dixon & Ted, Camilla Stephens & Charles, Granddaughters, Stacey Dotson & Dennis, Ami Ray & John, Grandsons, James Bagwell & Amber, Chad Stephens & Shelli, Joshua, Jeremiah, and Jonathan Bagwell, Great Grandchildren, Makenzie, Madeline, Major, Ainsley, Ethan, Drew, Aiden, Adam and Mya.

Funeral Services will be held Sunday January 3, 2010 at 2PM at Wages & Sons Chapel with Rev. Steve King officiating. Burial will follow at Stone Mountain Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday from 2-4 and 6-8PM at Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel.
She was buried at Stone Mountain Cemetery, Stone Mountain, DeKalb County, Georgia.

Herschel Bagwell

M, b. 11 January 1919, d. 18 August 1998
     Herschel Bagwell was born on 11 January 1919 in Heard County, Georgia. He was the son of Joseph Madison Bagwell and Lola L. (?) Herschel Bagwell died on 18 August 1998 in Jefferson, Jackson County, Georgia, at age 79. He was buried at Resthaven Cemetery, Decatur, DeKalb County, Georgia.

Lena Sofronia Bagwell

F, b. May 1886, d. 5 October 1956
     Lena Sofronia Bagwell was born in May 1886 in Georgia. She was the daughter of James Marion Bagwell and Sophronia Urminia Evans. As of before 1907,her married name was Meadows. Lena Sofronia Bagwell married Earnest B. Meadows before 1907. Lena Sofronia Bagwell died on 5 October 1956 in DeKalb County, Georgia, at age 70.

James Emmitt Bagwell

M, b. 26 April 1890, d. 6 August 1983
     James Emmitt Bagwell was born on 26 April 1890 in Georgia.1 He was the son of James Marion Bagwell and Sophronia Urminia Evans. James Emmitt Bagwell married Sarah Johnson before 1922.2 James Emmitt Bagwell died on 6 August 1983 in Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, at age 93.1 He was buried at Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery, Carrollton, Carroll County, Georgia.1

Children of James Emmitt Bagwell and Sarah Johnson

Citations

  1. [S4148] James E. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  2. [S4149] Sarah J Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  3. [S4150] Johnnie Evans Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  4. [S4151] Mickey Rogers Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  5. [S4152] Paula Bagwell Camp Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Thomas Washington Bagwell

M, b. 23 June 1893
     Thomas Washington Bagwell was born on 23 June 1893 in Georgia. He was the son of James Marion Bagwell and Sophronia Urminia Evans. Thomas Washington Bagwell married Flora (?) after 1920.

Ela Mae Bagwell

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     Ela Mae Bagwell is the daughter of James Marion Bagwell and Sophronia Urminia Evans.

Earnest B. Meadows

M, b. 13 December 1879
     Earnest B. Meadows was born on 13 December 1879 in Georgia. He married Lena Sofronia Bagwell, daughter of James Marion Bagwell and Sophronia Urminia Evans, before 1907.

Flora (?)

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     Flora (?) married Thomas Washington Bagwell, son of James Marion Bagwell and Sophronia Urminia Evans, after 1920.

Martha A. Buntyn

F, b. circa 1840
     Martha A. Buntyn was also known as Martha Brown.1 She was born circa 1840 in Georgia. As of before 1856,her married name was Bagwell. She married D. K. Bagwell before 1856.

Child of Martha A. Buntyn and D. K. Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S4154] Sophronia Urminia Evans Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi