Grace Thebom Sukel

TIGNALL, Ga. – Mrs. Grace Thebom Sukel, 90, of Broad River Scenic Drive, died Friday, July 19, 2013, at Heardmont Nursing Home, Elberton, Ga.

Mrs. Sukel, a native of Charleroi, Pa., had lived here since 2003. She had retired as a deli worker in the food service industry and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Washington, Ga. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul J. Sukel; a son, Edward J. Sukel; and a brother, Bill Eckman.

Survivors include a daughter, Kathryn Ann Cook of Elberton; a son, James Dennis Sukel of Salisbury, N.C.; a sister, Ann Organ of Pennsylvania; along with seven grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be conducted on Wednesday, July 24, 2013, from St. Joseph Catholic Church, with a reception immediately following. Inurnment services will be conducted at the Purification Catholic Cemetery in Sharon, Ga. following the reception.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 2803 Wrightsboro Road, Suite 15 PMB 16, Augusta, GA 30909 or to St. Joseph Catholic Church, PO Box 632, Washington, GA 30673.

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BEGGS FUNERAL HOME, 200 May Avenue, Lincolnton, GA 30817. Phone: 706-359-4117.