Martha Gwen Sconyers, 68
by Whitley Clifton | January 7, 2019 12:45 pm
Funeral services for Martha Gwen Sconyers, 68, of Kite will be held Monday, January 7, 2019, at 3 p.m. at Sardis Primitive Baptist Church with Elder Sam Adkins officiating. Interment will follow in the Sardis Primitive Baptist Cemetery. Sconyers will lie in state one hour prior to service. She passed away Friday, January 4, 2019, at the University Hospital in Augusta following an extended illness.
Ms. Martha Gwen Sconyers was born January 27, 1950, in Swainsboro to the late John A. Sconyers and Etheyl Douglas Sconyers. A life-long resident of Emanuel County, she was a devoted medical professional throughout her life. Sconyers worked as a lab technicians, a paramedic, and was director of Johnson County EMS for a number of years. She enjoyed cooking, arts and crafts, woodworking, fishing, and being with her family and friends. Sconyers was a member of Sardis Primitive Baptist Church.
Survivors include numerous cousins, extended family members, and close friends.
Pallbearers are Thomas Sconyers, James Wilson, Darrell Wilson, Mitchell Moore, Trojan Harrison, and Steve Jones. Honorary pallbearers are Elmer Blizzard, Jimmy Wilson, Courtney Terwilliger, and Jeffrey Peebles.
Should friends desire, memorials may be in memory of Ms. Martha Gwen Sconyers to Sardis Cemetery Fund, 1275 West Lawson Rd, Kite, GA.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro is in charge of arrangements.