Died Feb. 20, 2021

McDonough resident

Mrs. Annie Mae Banford, 75, of McDonough passed away Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021.

Mrs. Banford was preceded in death by her husband Gary Edward Banford, parents Early Guy and Linda Elizabeth Rodgers and sister Ola Augusta Grant and she was a member of and the longtime administrative assistant of Harvest Baptist Tabernacle.

She is survived by her daughter Amy Bass of Jonesboro, sons Charles Banford of Jonesboro and Barry Banford of Griffin and brother Early Claud Rodgers of Dunwoody.

Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, at Harvest Baptist Tabernacle with Dr. Joe Arthur officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Griffin. The family will receive friends 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021, at the funeral home. The service will be live streamed on Harvest Baptist Tabernacle’s website,

Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to Harvest Baptist Tabernacle, 1974 Walt Stephens Road, Jonesboro, GA 30236 or The American Cancer Society, in Memory of Annie Mae Banford.

Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge. 770-210-2700,

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