2013-06-06 / Obituaries

Sara Jones Heard

Funeral services for Sara Jones Heard, 95, formerly of Tignall, were held on Saturday, June 1, at 11 a.m. at Beggs Funeral Home in Lincolnton with Chaplain Charles Trower officiating. Interment followed at Tabor Baptist Church Cemetery, Tignall. She died Wednesday, May 29 at the home of her sister, Ruth Jones Cantrell.

Mrs. Heard, daughter of the late James and Dorsia Jones, was a native of Lincoln County, had lived in Tignall for over 60 years, and had retired from Royal Manufacturing. She was the widow of the late Garland Heard. She moved to Augusta almost 12 years ago to live with her sister, Ruth. She was a member of Tabor Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son, T. Mitchell Heard of Tignall; sister Ruth Cantrell of Augusta; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Beggs Funeral Home in Lincolnton was in charge of arrangements.

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