James Hugh Duggan (WRIGHTSVILLE, Ga.)

WRIGHTSVILLE, Ga. - Funeral services for Mr. James Hugh Duggan, age 73, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday at the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with interment to follow at Westview Cemetery. Rev.'s Billy Duggan, Larry Davis, Walter Raleigh and Chip Bodie will officiate. Mr. Duggan was born February 24, 1936 in Washington County, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his parents A.C. & Elizabeth Walker Duggan and a grandson, Drew Stone. He was affiliated with Industrial Welding & Tool Supply for 30 years and was the former co-owner of Oxygen Services Co. after his retirement. He was also a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. Mr. Duggan served in the United States Navy. Mr. Duggan passed away late Thursday night, April 30, 2009, at Heartland Hospice in Macon, GA. He is survived by his wife, Ann Rowland Duggan of Wrightsville, a son, Rev. Jim (Andrea) Duggan of Ty Ty, a daughter, Luann Stone of Macon, 5 brothers, Archie (Rosemary) Duggan of Slidell, LA, Lynwood (Lois) Duggan of North Augusta, S.C., Buford (Sandra) Duggan of Augusta, Jerry Duggan of Evans, Rev. Billy (Debra) Duggan of Martinez, a sister, Brenda (Doug) Wheatley of Evans, a grandson, Tyler Stone of Augusta, a granddaughter, Rebekah Duggan, Ty Ty, several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 Saturday evening at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice, 115 Arkwright Landing, Macon, Georgia 31210 or to United Hospice, 667 Main Street, Swainsboro, GA 30401. Pallbearers will be Neil Kyzer, Joey Key, Tyler Stone, Jeffrey Walker, Chad Keown, and Junior Duggan. Honorary escorts will include members of the Raley-Johnson Sunday School class as well Ralph Moye, Ken Bush, Wayne Powell, Bobby Keown, David Hall, Alex Bassett, Lamar Dawson and Ken Hardy. Stanley Funeral Home & Crematory/Wrightsville Chapel has charge of funeral arrangements. To sign our Online Register Book please visit www.stanleyfuneralhome.com or call the Stanley Funeral Home 24 hour obituary line at (478)272-0106 to hear our latest funeral arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-May 2, 2009