Ms. Carolyn Beckworth Lynn, age 86, of Hazlehurst, died Thursday, May 14, 2021 at
Serenity Hospice Center in Dublin. For the last two plus years, she has resided at
Pineland Personal Care Home in Hazlehurst. Ms. Lynn was born October 12, 1934, in
Appling County. She is preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Allie Mae Taylor
Beckworth; husband, Roger Lynn; mother-in-law, Hazel Lynn Harrell; her Beckworth
brothers: Thomas (Norma Jean), Langford (Carol), Richard, Earl, Carroll, Ralph, Jr.; and
sister: Jean Beckworth Googe (Wade). She was retired from the Georgia Department
of Labor, and was a member of First United Methodist Church of Hazlehurst (Friendship
Class and Circle 3).
Survivors include: two children: Frank B. Bragg, Jr. (Cindy) and Melinda Ferrell
(Danny); four grandchildren: Jennifer Bragg Rivers (Joshua), Lauren Bragg Dobbs
(Jonathan), Danielle Ferrell Clements (Matt), and Joseph Ferrell (Anna); 15 great-
grandchildren: Maddy Rivers, Joshua Rivers, Georgia Rivers, James Rivers, Lilly Dobbs
Klein (John), Jonny Dobbs, Braxton Dobbs, Ella Dobbs, Finley Dobbs, Davis Dobbs,
Brooklyn Ferrell, Emma Ferrell, Ty Ferrell, Miles Clements, and Isla Clements; two
sisters: Ester Beckworth Underwood (Sherwin-deceased) and Merle Beckworth Brewer
(James); and three sisters-in-law: Lucy Beckworth, Gwen Beckworth, and Cheryl Lynn;
and many beautiful nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers include her grandsons and nephews. Honorary pallbearers include all of
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am., Friday, May 21, 2021, in the chapel of
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home. A visitation will be held at 10:00 am at the funeral
home. Rev. Jeffery Spell will officiate. Interment will follow in the Hazlehurst City
Carolyn loved her family, her friends, her church, and Jesus Christ. Carolyn’s smile and
beauty radiated a room. She was fun-loving, and a people-person. Many times her last
words of a conversation and remarks would include: “I love you, more.” She was so
thankful for “forgiveness.”
The Bragg/Ferrell family and Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home respectfully ask all in
attendance to continue to follow the social distancing guidelines set by our local health
district and the CDC.
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Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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