OBITUARY

Reverend R.D. "Mike" Michael

December 13, 1930June 13, 2018

Reverend R. D. “Mike” Michael, 87, of Macon, passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018.

A Celebration of his life will be held at 2:00 on Friday, June 15, 2018, at Ingleside Baptist Church Chapel, 834 Wimbish Road, Macon GA 31210. Burial will be at Macon Memorial, 3969 Mercer University Dr., Macon GA 31204 with Dr. Tim McCoy and the Rev. Matthew Michael officiating. Visitation with the family will begin at 1:00 in the Ingleside Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept 142, Memphis TN 38148-0142.

Mr. Michael was born in Lawrenceburg TN on December 13, 1930. He served in the U. S. Army and was stationed in Korea. Following his discharge from the Army, he attended and graduated from Mississippi State University. He was an Industrial Engineer at Warner Robins Air Force Base and retired in 1985. After retirement, Mr. Michael began a second career. He was ordained into the ministry and faithfully pastored at Log Cabin Baptist Church in Macon GA, New Richland Baptist Church in Jeffersonville GA and Chamblee Memorial Baptist Church in Ft Valley GA. He retired from the ministry at the age of 80.

He was predeceased by his son, Ron Michael; his parents, Maude and Collins Michael; his brothers James Michael and Paul Michael; his sisters Beatrice Michael, Maddie Methvin and Mageline Springer. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Ann Jackson Michael; his brother J. C. Michael of Lawrenceburg TN; his sons James Michael (Julie), Garry Michael (Beverly) and Victor Michael (Shaye), his daughter-in-law Rhonda Poole Michael; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Visit www.maconmp.com to express condolences.

Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery has charge of the arrangements.

  • FAMILY

  • He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Ann Jackson Michael; his brother J. C. Michael of Lawrenceburg TN; his sons James Michael (Julie), Garry Michael (Beverly) and Victor Michael (Shaye), his daughter-in-law Rhonda Poole Michael; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
  • DONATIONS

  • St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Services

  • Visitation Friday, June 15, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Friday, June 15, 2018
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Becky Faulk

June 15, 2018

"A good sermon is not preached -- it is lived." That describes Bro. R.D. , he lived his sermons everyday. He showed God to people everywhere he went. I'll always remember his words, Know that you know that you know the Lord. Prayers and love to the family.

Kim Williams

June 15, 2018

We are thinking of you all at this time love Grace and kim Williams

Melvin Eugene Bishop

June 14, 2018

We will see Reverend Mike again in Heaven !!!

FROM THE FAMILY