The funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M., Friday afternoon, March 22, 2013 at First Salem Baptist Church, 191 Twin Church Road, Montezuma, Georgia. Interment will follow in Champ Waters Cemetery, Montezuma, Georgia
Alonzo Woolfork was born June 12, 1938 to Alonzo Woolfork Sr. and Rena Mae Martin Woolfork in Montezuma, Macon County, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his sons Tony Felton and Lonnie Woolfork, and siblings Willie Woolfork, Anthony Woolfork, and Donnell Woolfork. He was educated in the public school system of Macon County. He was a faithful member of Harrison Chapel Baptist Church, where he served on the Usher Board.
Alonzo was employed with Birdseye Foods for more than thirty-six years as a sanitation worker. On December 20, 1968, he was united in Holy matrimony to the former Inez Mann.
Alonzo leaves to cherish his memories, a devoted wife, Inez Mann Woolfork, Montezuma, Georgia; his loving children, Anne Felton, Montezuma, Georgia, Lisa (Arney) Bryant, Vienna, Georgia; Audrey Woolfork, Michael (Barbara) Felton, Amillia Woolfork, Sharon (Jody) Beal, Darron Felton, Gladys Felton, all of Montezuma, Georgia, Jerome Felton (Trina), Americus, Georgia, Dennis Thomas (Betty) and Reginald Thomas both of Hartford, Connecticut; siblings: Jewel Lee Woolfork, Sr., Immokalee, Florida, Roosevelt Woolfork (Yvonne), Orlando, Florida, Earl Woolfork (Mattie Mae), Marie Woolfork, Montezuma, Georgia, Mollie Reid (Robert), Warner Robins, Georgia, Eddie Woolfork (Michelle), Canton, Michigan, and Geneva Carter (Elder James), Ocilla, Georgia; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: James C. Mann (Louella), Earl Mann, Sr., all of Montezuma, Georgia, John Mann, Jr. (Viola), Ervin Mann, Sr. (Pearl), Mae Bertha Jones, all of Riveria Beach, Cathy Mann, Betty Mann, all of Oglethorpe, Georgia, a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
- S. Isreal (Sunday, March 31 13 09:10 am EDT)
I am truly sorry for your lost. I hope you will find comfort on Revelations 21:4.
- S.CLEMONS (Monday, March 25 13 04:58 pm EDT)
MAY THE LOVE AND PEACE OF JEHOVAH GOD COMFORT YOU ALL IN YOUR TIME OF SORROW.[2 CORINTHIANS 1:3-4]MAY GOD'S SPIRIT BE UPON YOUR FAMILY.I AM DEEPLY SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS.MAY THE PEACE OF GOD GUARD YOUR HEARTS AND YOUR MENTAL POWER DURING THIS DIFFICULT TIME.[PHILLIPIANS 4:6-7]
- Brenda Davis (Thursday, March 21 13 10:15 pm EDT)
Audrey and family
Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family
at this time, know that others share and care in your lost .keep looking up
god is able to sustan you at the most difficult time
- Mollie Mae Woolfork-Reid (Thursday, March 21 13 03:06 pm EDT)
I will miss you very very much, I know that you are in a better place, but I am going to miss calling you every morning. Rest my brother and tell Mama and Daddy I said hello. I love you but I know God loves you best. Your Sister Mollie...
- Eva Walton (Thursday, March 21 13 02:58 pm EDT)
Praying for strength for my Aunt Inez and the family. R.I.P Uncle Jr, we love you and will miss you.
- N. J. Maxwell (Thursday, March 21 13 12:06 am EDT)
My thoughts and prayers are with you (Amillia) and your family. Continue to lean upon the Lord for strength and peace during this time of sorrow.
- Travis & Romona Cephus (Wednesday, March 20 13 05:30 pm EDT)
We would like to send our deepest sympathy to our classmate and friend, Amillia Woolfork and Family. I remember your Father as a Great Man...and that's something to be proud of! Our prayer is that the Peace of God that surpasses ALL understanding continues to rest with you and your Family doing this time. Be well...
- The Neal Family (Wednesday, March 20 13 04:40 pm EDT)
Mrs. Inez, Lisa, Audrey, and Amillia and Family: We are praying for you during this difficult time. It's never easy to say goodbye to our love ones, but we know that we are just pilgrims passing through this land. Be encouraged and know that weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning. We don't know when the morning will come, but rest assure--it will.
- Courtney James Watkins (Wednesday, March 20 13 04:14 pm EDT)
With sincere sympathy to Soror Amillia Woolfork's Family! God bless!
- Amillia Woolfork (Wednesday, March 20 13 02:48 pm EDT)
Daddy, I miss you so much! Life will never be the same without you! I'm trying to be strong for the family. I know you're in a better place, and God doesn't make any mistakes...so take your rest! I will always Love you!
- Mae Belle Thomas (Tuesday, March 19 13 09:54 am EDT)
Sincere condolences to you and your family Amilla. May God hold you in His loving arms as you mourn the passing of your loved one.
- VIOLA FREEMAN (Tuesday, March 19 13 08:22 am EDT)
TO THE WOOLFORK FAMILY .IAM SO SORRY TO HEAR THE LOSS OF YOUR FATHER. AUDRY AND AMILLA JUST KNOW THAT GOD MAKES NO MISTAKES AND I WANT YOU BOTH TO KNOW THAT IAM ALWAYS A CALL AWAY..
- Martin family & Harrison Chapel Baptist (Monday, March 18 13 10:53 pm EDT)
We will miss you from our family and our church as well.
Well done . rest from your years of hard and painful labor.