Johnny Bagwell

Johnny Lawrence Bagwell Sr.

Sunday, August 14th, 1955 - Friday, August 14th, 2020
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CORDELE — Johnny Lawrence Bagwell, 65, of Cordele died Friday, Aug. 14, 2020, at his residence. Services will be at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020 in the chapel of Hughes & Wright Funeral Home. The family will receive friends prior to the service while observing social distancing. In accordance with the COVID-19 regulations, face masks or face coverings are recommended and seating will be limited due to social distancing requirements.

Mr. Bagwell was born in Cordele, Ga. to the late Lawrence Bagwell and the late Mina Lou Ergle Bagwell. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Rayburn Lee Bagwell. He was a self-employed mechanic and enjoyed late model car racing. He loved his children and grandchildren and they considered him a great grill master.

He is survived by his children: Cindy Sutton of Perry, Christi Jackson, Johnny Bagwell, Jr. and Sabrina Bagwell all of Cordele; his step-children: Nicholas Bridges and Kaylyn Bridges both of Cordele; his brother: Winfred Bagwell of Cordele; his grandchildren: Savannah Sutton of Perry, Bristen Jackson of Cordele and Amerion Blanks all of Cordele; his nieces: Dee Bagwell and Jamie Bagwell both of Cordele; his nephews: Michael Bagwell and Jason Bagwell both of Cordele and Richie Bagwell of Polk County, Fla.; and his sister-in-law: Ann Bagwell of Sylvester.

Online condolences may be left at Hughes & Wright Funeral Home, Inc. is entrusted with these arrangements.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, August 19th, 2020 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Wednesday, August 19th, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Hughes & Wright Funeral Home
    1010 East 8th Avenue
    CORDELE, GA 31015
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Wednesday, August 19th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Wednesday, August 19th, 2020 2:00pm
    Hughes & Wright Funeral Home
    1010 East 8th Avenue
    CORDELE, GA 31015
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Jody McGinnis


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Tammy Ethridge Harden

Posted at 02:29pm
Love and prayers are sent to the family...So sorry about Johnny passing...He was like a brother to my Uncle Todd and he is going to greatly missed.

Tater vaughn

Posted at 06:47pm
I was blessed to have friend like Johnny bee he was like a brother to me he would help anybody in need I will never forget what you done for me I love you and there will never be a day goes by I want think of you and the good times we had I’ll see you again someday my friend rip love you man t vaughn

Meloney Duckworth Fortson

Posted at 04:25pm
Cindy, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. Our thoughts & prayers go out to you & your family.

Chris Ergle and Family

Posted at 03:38pm
In loving memory of a man loved by so many. Rest peacefully "Unc" until we see you again.
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Posted at 02:50pm

Barbara Mason McLeod Posted at 09:40pm

To the family so sorry for your loss may God wrap his arms around you and give you strength and comfort in the coming days you all are in our prayers... Fred & Barbara McLeod

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