Michael Anthony Colwell

Mr. Michael Anthony Colwel, 56, of Ellijay, died Thursday, March 7, 2019.

He was born April 28, 1962, in Gilmer County, to the late Robert and Bertha Green Colwell. He worked for Colwell Well Drilling Company and was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by wife, Norita Colwell; son, Ricky Beasley, of Ellijay; daughters, Bridgett Pierce and Ravenna Little, all of Ellijay; brothers, John Colwell, William Colwell and Jerry Bradley, all of Ellijay; sisters, Wanda Baker, of McDonough, Diane Colwell, Christy Stokes, Teresa Johnson, all of Ellijay; seven grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Saturday, March 9, 2019, at 2 p.m., from the Sunlight Baptist Church with the Rev. Steve Kilbourn, the Rev. Lonnie Wright and the Rev. Emuel Sanford officiating. 

Music was by the Rev. David Nicholson and Pam Reece. 

Pallbearers were Jamie Stokes, Ricky Beasley, Brent Pierce, Dylan Johnson, Kevin Johnson and Matthew Colwell. 

Interment was in the church cemetery.

Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006