AUGUSTA, Ga. — Mrs. Sherry Lynn Greaves, 38, wife of George Greaves, entered into rest Friday, November 18, 2011, at Select Specialty Hospital.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 22, 2011, at 11:00 AM in Piney Grove Baptist Church, 5060 Mike Padgett Hwy., with Pastor Mark Joyner officiating.
Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be Cole Pierson, Cary Pierson, Chuck Fitzgerald, Joey Dozier, Ron Carter and Chris Ratcliff.
She was born in Johnson City, TN, and lived most of her life in Augusta. She was a very active member of Piney Grove Baptist Church.
She lived life to the fullest and refused to let her disabilities hinder her from enjoying life. She devoted her life to her faith, family, community and retail adventures.
Other survivors include her son, Mark Anthony Kniphfer, of Aiken, SC; daughter, Olivia Ann Greaves, Augusta; step-son, George Tanner Greaves, of Columbia, SC; mother, Claudia and her husband, Duane “Daddy Rat” Ratcliff, of Augusta; father, Kail Pierson and his wife, Brenda, of Augusta; sister, Lori Smith and her husband, Gilbert, of Augusta, step-brother, Chris Ratcliff, of Charleston, SC; step-sisters, Sharon Thornton, of Evans, Karen Boswell, of Greensboro, NC, Mary Soares, of Grovetown, Lori Odom, of Augusta, Melissa Stewart, of Evans, and Jennie Gibbs, of Augusta; mother-in-law, Shirley Greaves; brother-in-law, Jimmy Greaves; sister-in-law, Sherry Moates; and numerous aunt, uncles, nieces and nephews.
She will be greatly missed by her most devoted friend and care-giver, Janet Martin.
The family will receive friends Monday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
The family would like to thank the nursing staff and physicians for all the loving care given to her at Select Specialty Hospital.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, Georgia 30906. www.chanceandhydrick.com