The Union Recorder

December 3, 2013

Cecil Booth


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — Mr. James Cecil Booth, 75, passed away Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013.

A celebration of the life of Cecil Booth will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 in the Oak Grove Methodist Church with the Rev. Roy Kittle and the Rev. Len Woodard officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Mr. Booth was a native of Bibb county and made his home in Gordon for most of his life. The son of the late Andrew Lewis Booth and Annie Laura Brown Booth, he was a veteran of the United States Air Force, retired from Englehard and was a faithful member of the Oak Grove Methodist Church.

The family will receive friends at Williams White Columns Funeral Home Monday, Dec. 2 from 6 until 8 p.m.

Survivors include: his wife, Lonita Hyde Booth; daughters, Dawn Booth Higginbotham (Mark) of Gray, Laura Booth Dudley (Dana) of Ivey, Cecilia Booth Chaffin (Richie) of Macon and Ginger Booth of Centerville; grandchildren, Amanda Wood (John) of Haddock, Jennifer Smallwood (Frank) of Gordon, Stephanie Holton (Curtis) of Toomsboro, Steven Dudley (Michelle) of Ivey, Jesse Chaffin of Macon, Ashley Paez (Jorge) of Athens, Mark Higginbotham of Gray, Jake and Brooke Chaffin of Macon and Camryn Moghaddam of Centerville; eight great-grandchildren; a number of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives also survive.

In lieu of flowers the family has requested contributions to the Scottish Rite Hospital The Cranial Facial Division.