Ramona Pearl (Hawkes) Booth

April 27, 1940 ~ May 4, 2022 (age 82)


Ramona Pearl Hawkes Booth, 82 died Wednesday, May 4, 2022.  A native of Madison County, she was the daughter of the late John C. and Kathleen A. Hawkes.  She is preceded in death by her husband, C. Talmadge Booth, sisters, LaCena Hooper and Patsy Adams, brother Franklin Hawkes and nephew Travis Hooper. 

She held degrees from the University of Georgia and Florida State University.  She retired from the Madison County School system, where she held positions of teacher, curriculum director, media specialist and assistant principal.  She was a life-long active member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Neese, where she served in many roles.  She had a great love of helping others.  She spent countless hours serving her church and community with many organizations including Madison County Retired Educators, the Athens Regional and Madison County Library Boards, American Cancer Society, T&J and Friends Cancer Foundation, Sarepta Baptist Association, and others.  She is survived by her children, Melody Kesler and Jason Booth of Hull and 3 grandsons, Bo Gannon, Burke Booth and Grayson Kesler along with many friends and extended family. Lord and Stephens Danielsville is in charge of arrangements. 

Funeral Services will be at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Neese on Saturday, May 7th at 11:00 am. The visitation will be held Friday, May 6th from 6-8 pm at Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, Danielsville. The interment will be in the church cemetery.

The family would like to thank her countless friends and caregivers for their love and support.  A special thanks goes to the team at Bountiful Hills Senior Living, Commerce, GA.  In lieu of flowers the family asks that contributions be made in her honor to T&J Friends Cancer Foundation PO Box 6161, Elberton, GA 30635.

Pallbearers: David Hawkes, Ken Smith, David Hamdy, Richie Alcorn, Wayne Chandler, and Ed Culbertson.

Lord & Stephens Funeral Homes, Danielsville, Danielsville, GA is in charge of arrangements.

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May 6, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lord and Stephens - Danielsville
963 Highway 98 East
Danielsville, GA 30633

Funeral Service
May 7, 2022

11:00 AM
Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Neese


Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery

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