The funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 P.M., Wednesday afternoon, May 15, 2013 at the Corinth Baptist Church, Georgia Highway 127, Garden Valley, Georgia, where the Reverend Governor Gibson is pastor. The Reverend Lee Ernest McCants will officiate. Interment will follow in the Hopewell Cemetery, Brooks Mill Road, Rupert, Macon County, Georgia.
Fannie was born August 1, 1957 in Reynolds, Taylor County, Georgia to the late Arthur McCants and the late Grace Mathis McCants. She was educated in the public school system of Macon County. She was a 1976 graduate of D. F. Douglass High School. At an early age, she accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior and joined the band of Christian Believers at the Corinth Baptist Church in Garden Valley, Georgia.
Fannie was joined in Holy Matrimony to Kenneth Mahone on July 30, 1983, and to this union, they were blessed with three children, Shunetha, Kenneth, Jr., and Rashad.
Fannie spent her adult life serving the Lord and providing for her family. She enjoyed visiting family and friends. Fannie was an excellent daughter, sister, wife, mother, and a friend. Fannie was loved by many and will be missed dearly.
Fannie leaves to cherish her memories her husband, Kenneth Mahone, Ideal, Georgia; her children, Shunetha McCants, Montezuma, Georgia, Kenneth Mahone Jr., and Rashad Mahone, both of Warner Robins, Georgia; one granddaughter, Aazha Fanae’ McDonald; one sister, Donna (Rev. W. R.) Waymon, Atlanta, Georgia; five brothers, Arthur Curtis McCants, Rev. Lee Ernest (Patricia) McCants, David (Linda) McCants, all of Warner Robins, Georgia, Garey McCants, Marietta, Georgia and Arthur Lee Purifory, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; two sisters-in-law, Mary Neil Ferguson, Warner Robins, Georgia and Zelma (George) Williamson, Ideal, Georgia; two brothers-in-law, Carey (Easter) Mahone, Oglethorpe, Georgia and Lester Mahone, Atlanta, Georgia; one aunt, Maria (Martin) Nelson, Ideal, Georgia; one uncle, Paul (Brenda) Smith, Atlanta, Georgia; devoted friends, Emily McKenzie, Atlanta, Georgia, Elizabeth Hill, Ideal, Georgia, Jacqueline Roberts, Montezuma, Georgia, Mary Nell Kendrick, Ideal, Georgia, and Pamela Cromer, Ideal, Georgia; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.
- Belinda Daniels Harris(Friday, May 31 13 12:54 am EDT)
To the family of Fannie,you are in my thoughts, please accept my most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Prayers are with you during this difficult time.
- SARA CLEMONS(Friday, May 24 13 12:28 am EDT)
TO THE FAMILY:
MAY THE SADDEST DAY OF YOUR FUTURE BE NO WORSE THAN THE HAPPIEST DAY OF YOUR PAST.
[WEEPING MAY ENDURE FOR A NIGHT,BUT JOY COMETH IN THE MORNING.][PSALM 30:5]
- Shelby Byse(Monday, May 20 13 01:17 pm EDT)
Even though i did not know you like that you was a nice women and a beloved wife rest in peace ms.fannie
- PATRICIA WALKER(Wednesday, May 15 13 01:26 am EDT)
GOD WILL COMFORT YOU ALL DOING THIS TIME OF SADDNESS,EARTH HAS NO SORROW THAT HEAVEN CANNOT HEAL. R.I.P FANNIE YOU DON'T HAVE TO WORRY ABOUT THOSE SLEEPLESS NIGHTS, ACHES AND PAIN NO MORE. PATRICIA WALKER & FAMILY, MR&MRS.ROBERT LEE HILL & FAMILY, RAYMOND HILL & FAMILY, EUGENE HILL & FAMILY
- Shirley Kendrick(Tuesday, May 14 13 08:55 pm EDT)
With Deepest Sympathy,& my prayers goes out to the entire family, look toward the hill which comets your health he is able.
- Daniels Family/With love.(Tuesday, May 14 13 05:17 pm EDT)
To the family be strong she gone home to rest,know in your heart god have her hand,and hold her in his care,Rest now family know i'm there in the best care.Love you all,take to the lord in prayer.
- Carolyn Fulks(Tuesday, May 14 13 04:06 pm EDT)
May the Lord our God Jesus Christ keep you in this time of sorrow, ; Remember Not gone just resting. The Mahone & McCant family.
- JERRY D HAUGABOOK JR.& FAMILY(Tuesday, May 14 13 01:40 pm EDT)
TO THE FAMILY
Ecclesiastes 3:1-4 For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: 2 a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; 3 a time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to build up; 4 a time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance
- Garey McCants (Brother)(Monday, May 13 13 10:35 pm EDT)
Sis you will be dearly missed from presence. I'm glad i spent all the time i could with you and the conversations we had every morning going to pick up the Express Mail. "R.I.P"
- Larry & Patricia Wallace(Monday, May 13 13 07:39 pm EDT)
Our deepest sympathy to you during this most difficult time. May the Lord give you strength.
- Shirley Pizarro(Monday, May 13 13 04:04 pm EDT)
Im sorry for your lost, God bless you.
- Diane & Greg Busbee(Sunday, May 12 13 02:00 pm EDT)
Our thoughts & prayers are with all of you.