Hephzibah, GA – Cheri Thompson Witkowski, 51, wife of Stan Witkowski entered into rest Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at the residence.
Funeral services will be held Friday, December 27, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. from Berlin United Methodist Church with the Reverend James D. Hyder,
Jr. officiating. Mrs. Witkowski will lie in state at the church from 1:00 P.M. until the hour of the service. Interment to follow in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Witkowski had lived in Richmond County all of her life and worked in banking for many years having retired from Augusta First Bank as head teller. She was a member of Berlin United Methodist Church
In addition to her husband she is survived by her parents, James and Eleanor Thompson; her son, Nathan Cole Witkowski; her daughter, Miranda Blair Witkowski; her brothers, James R. “Rusty” Thompson, Jr. (Debra), and Dennis Lamar Thompson, Sr. (Pam), all of Hephzibah; her mother-in-law, Sylvia Witkowski of Martinez; her sister-in-law, Lilly Owens (Mark), of Grovetown; and her brother-in-law, David Witkowski also of Martinez.
Pallbearers will be Joshua Thompson, Jason Thompson, Jack Markwalter, Jr., Ray Sapp, Jr., Michael Shaw and Martin Thompson.
If deisred, memorials may be made to Berlin United Methodist Church, 1518 Hephzibah-McBean Road, Hephzibah, GA 30815 or to the American Cancer Society, 2607 Commons Blvd., Augusta, GA, 30909.
The family would like to offer a heartfelt thank you to the staff of Gentiva Hospice.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Chance and Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA 30906.