Mrs. Grace Echols, age 88, of Cumming, GA passed away Saturday, February 28, 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Jake Echols and grandson, Mitchell Echols. She was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Sheila and Steve Coltrane of Canton; sons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth Echols of Cumming, Jerry and Barbara Echols of Jasper and Tony and Georgia Echols of Canton; grandchildren, Dina Monroe, Eddie Echols, Phil Coltrane, Jody Coltrane, J.J. Echols and Marie Echols; 4 great grandchildren; a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.
Funeral services will be held Monday, March 2, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at New Harmony Baptist Church with Rev. Johnny Purcell, Rev. Clyde Boling and Rev. Kent Samples officiating. Mrs. Echols will lie in state at the church beginning at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow at New Harmony Baptist Church cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday, February 28, 2009 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Sunday, March 1, 2009 from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Monday, March 2, 2009 from 10:00 a.m. until time of service.
Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georgia will be in charge of arrangements. www.ingramfuneralhome.com