Captain Joe M. Geddings (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Captain Joe M. Geddings, 73, beloved husband of Mrs. Becky M. Geddings, entered into rest on Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at Doctor's Hospital. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, August 12, 2010 in Westover Memorial Park with Chaplin Richard Thigpen officiating. Active pallbearers will be the Martinez- Columbia Fire Dept. Honor Guard. A native of Augusta, GA., Mr. Geddings was a retired Captain for 30 years with the Augusta Fire Dept. and a Volunteer Captain with the Martinez- Columbia Co. Fire Dept. for 5 years. Additional survivors include his three daughters, Mary Ann Story and husband, Frank of Evans, GA., Jodie Hughes and husband, Jimmy of Evans, GA. and Sabrina Troup and husband, Scott of Graniteville, SC.; a sister, Frances Newsome and husband, Sparky of North Augusta, SC.; seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren; a number of nieces and nephews; devoted best friends, Jeff Connell, Skeet and Gloria Edwards. If so desired, memorials may be made to the Medical College of Georgia Children's Medical Center, 1446 Harper Street, Augusta, GA. 30912. Please sign the guestbook and send condolences at . Platt's Funeral Home, 337 N. Belair Rd., Evans, GA. 30809 706-860-6166

The Augusta Chronicle-August 12, 2010