The funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, April 14, 2012 at the Ebenezer Baptist Church, Church Street, Andersonville, Georgia. Interment will follow in the Lebanon Cemetery, Grangerville Community, Ideal, Georgia.
Mrs. McCant was born October 25, 1922 in Oglethorpe, Macon County, Georgia to the late Will Dice and Ossie Harpe Ford. She was married to the late Charlie McCant, Sr. and to this union they were blessed with fourteen children. Eight children preceded her in death: Charlie McCants, Jr., Will McCants, Ulysses McCants, Eddie McCants, Curtis McCants, Bernice McCants, Jeffery McCants, and Zettie Davis. She was educated in the public school system of Macon County, a member of the Travelers Home Baptist Church and a retired homemaker.
She leaves a legacy of love and golden memories to her beloved children which include: Ocie Lee Ivory, Bessie Raines, J. W. McCants (Margaret), Richard McCants, Ida Pearl McCants, Aaron McCants (Karen), and Cynthia Banks all of Oglethorpe, Georgia; daughter-in-law, Mary McCants, Oglethorpe, Georgia; forty seven grandchildren, 144 great grandchildren and a host of great, great grandchildren; two siblings, Mary Annie Stewart and C. T. Ford both of Oglethorpe, Georgia; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, including a devoted cousin, Ida Mae Tookes, Oglethorpe, Georgia, and friends.
- SHELYN HARPE(Friday, April 13 12 10:51 pm EDT)
TO THE MCCANT'S FAMILY YOU HAVE OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY. MAY GOD BLESS EACH AND EVERYONE.
SHELYN HARPE & FAMILY
- Jovita Turner & Masie Larry(Friday, April 13 12 09:23 am EDT)
My prayers and condolences are with the Ford / Mccants families during this time of bereavement. May the Lord continue to guide you all in the right path and carry you under his wings. Cherish those precious memories that was shared amongst all of you w/ Mrs. Eula. I promise a smile will come upon your faces. Stay Blessed :-)
- PATRICIA WALKER(Wednesday, April 11 12 03:57 pm EDT)
SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS, EARTH HAS NO SORROW THAT HEAVEN CANNOT HEAL!PATRICIA WALKER & FAMILY, RODRICUS IVORY AND JAKERA IVORY
- Christie Griffin Darity(Tuesday, April 10 12 10:45 pm EDT)
Thankful for being able to know miss Eula,I took care of her as a CNA at montezuma Health Care.She was a good patient she will be missed .To the family look to the hills where all your strength comes from God makes no mistakes he will see y'all through,lets get ready and prepare ourselves and be ready when GOD calls us GOD is still good,all our prayers and love to the family