The funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M., Sunday, August 13, 2023, at Ebenezer Baptist Church, Church Street, Andersonville, Georgia. Burial will follow at Freeman Hill Cemetery, Andersonville, Georgia.
Graveside services, including burials, are likely to be held on ground that is uneven, which is out of the control of Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, Inc. We ask that you take this into consideration when choosing footwear, such as shoes with high, thin heels. Please be advised that Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, Inc. will not be held responsible for injuries at a grave site because of this.
Agnes Mae Towns was born on July 6, 1948, in Andersonville, Georgia the late Annie Lou Towns and John Lewis McDonald. She was preceded in death by one daughter Sylvia Towns, one step daughter Barbara Ross, siblings, Joyce Ann Towns, Johnnie Mae Towns, Nettie Mae Towns, Frances McDonald, Carlean McDonald, John Wesley Towns, Eddie Lewis McDonald, and devoted friend Joe Lewis Mable. She was educated in the public school of Sumter County. She worked as a custodian with Georgia Southwestern University in Americus, Georgia for over 40 years and at Cooper Lighting for 20 years. Agnes was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church of Andersonville, Georgia.
She leaves to cherish her memories to her two children Annette Towns, Macon, Georgia, Dennis Towns Sr. (Syreta), Oglethorpe, Georgia; step children Tony McCants (Demetria), McCants , Oglethorpe, Georgia, Lisa Barron, Oglethorpe, Georgia, Mary McCants (Terry), Butler, Georgia, Curtis McCants (Pebbles), Oglethorpe, Georgia; grandchildren Shavia Towns, Perry, Georgia , Deonte Fulks, Warner Robins, Georgia, Brittany Miles, Americus, Georgia, Dennis Towns Jr., Alabama, Dennisha Mable, Americus, Georgia, Lakayla Towns, Washington; seven great grandchildren; siblings Willie Ann Towns, Andersonville, Georgia, Walter Lee Towns, Ideal, Georgia, Ricky McDonald, Jacqueline Spencer (James) all of Miami, Florida and Annie Ruth Battle, Americus, Georgia; a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.