Felicia Edwards (Gray) Channell

Born: Sun., Dec. 8, 1929
Died: Mon., Mar. 31, 2014


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Apr. 02, 2014
Location: Callaway Funeral Home

Funeral Service

3:00 PM Thu., Apr. 03, 2014
Location: First United Methodist Church

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Felicia Edwards Gray Channell

Felicia Edwards Gray Channell of Union Point, Georgia, died on Monday, March 31, 2014 at the age of 84 at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital. Felicia was born in Union Point on December 8, 1929, one of eleven children of the late James Eli and Dora Edwards Gray.  She attended school in Siloam.  On September 7, 1946 she married Herman Bruce Channell, Sr. and together they raised six children.  For twenty years she worked as a Physical Therapy Assistant at Greene Point Nursing Home.  She was an active member of the First United Methodist Church of Union Point where she served as chairperson of the Mission’s Committee.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Herman Bruce Channell, Sr. on July 18, 2005; a son, Herman Bruce Channell, Jr.; infant great granddaughter, Kallie Elizabeth Rainey; siblings, Jeannette Gray, Frances Lankford, Jewell Crawford, Grace Lyle, James Gray, Newton Gray, Ralph Gray, and Raymond Gray; son in law, Tom Acree and daughter-in-law, Janis Channell.  She is survived by her children, Kay Channell Acree of Lilburn, GA, Denise Channell Partee (Darrell) of Gray, GA, Susan Channell Huff (Doug) of Union Point, GA, Randy Channell of Greshamville, GA, and Mark Channell (Lee) of Bogart, GA; sister, Mary Lou Ivey (Glenn) of Kathleen, GA; brother, Michael Gray (Linda) of Warner Robins, GA; thirteen grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; as well as a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Funeral Services will be held Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 714 Park Avenue, Union Point, GA 30669 with Rev. Bert Mathews officiating.  Serving as pallbearers are Sam Huff, Mac Channell, Scott Grimes, Jon Stinchcomb, James Rariden, Perry Thomas, Wesley Rainey and Chris Drane.  The family will receive friends Wednesday, April 2, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Callaway Funeral Home in Union Point, GA.  The family requests that any donations may be made to First United Methodist Church, 714 Park Avenue, Union Point, GA  30669.  Callaway Funeral Home, 208 N. Rhodes Street, Union Point, GA, (706) 486-4138, is in charge of arrangements.  Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.


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Deborah Epps
   Posted Tue April 01, 2014
Mark, Lee, and Kids,

We were so sorry to hear about your Mom, Mark. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.


Mike, Deborah & Tracy Epps

Everette Duvall
   Posted Tue April 01, 2014
our prays are with thefamily

Laura and Scott Burden
   Posted Tue April 01, 2014
Susan, Doug, Mark and Lee, please know that Scott and I are praying for your families during this time. Susan and Mark I personally did not know your mother but I am sure that she was a wonderful person.

Laura Jeanne Stewart
   Posted Tue April 01, 2014
I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. She will be greatly missed at 1st Methodist in Union Point. May God give you comfort in your time of grief and may you find peace and love in the memories you cherish.

Susanne ( Taylor) Griffin
   Posted Tue April 01, 2014
Susan , Mark and family .. I am so sorry to hear about Mrs. Felicia . My sympathy and prayers are with you all during this time . Praying for comfort and the peace of God to surround you all .
Love and prayers,

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Wed April 02, 2014
Susan, Mark & Family,

I was so sorry to hear of Mrs. Felicia's passing. She was always a very sweet lady and will be greatly missed. I will be praying for you all.

Sandy Clark
   Posted Wed April 02, 2014
The world has lost a lovely lady, but Heaven is sweeter now. Felicia was always a ray of sunshine. Our love and prayers are with you. Lem and Sandy Clark

Donnie Byrom
   Posted Wed April 02, 2014
I am very sorry for your loss. Your family is and always will be in my prayers.

Randy and Lisa Shuman
   Posted Wed April 02, 2014
Our prayers and thoughts are with you all. May your memories comfort you.

Charles Maxey and family
   Posted Wed April 02, 2014
Thoughts and payers are with each of you at the home going of your Mom.

Teresa Dunagan
   Posted Thu April 03, 2014
Prayers and with you and your family.

Sandra Jordan
   Posted Thu April 03, 2014
So sorry for your loss. May God give you comfort.

Marie and Drew Boswell
   Posted Thu April 03, 2014
We are so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you.

Drew and Marie Boswell

Louise Cason Bentley
   Posted Fri April 04, 2014
I am so sorry. Please know that all of you are in my thoughts and prayers.

   Posted Wed April 09, 2014