Mildred Yates Rocker (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

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AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mildred Yates Rocker, 90, of Augusta, Georgia, passed away Friday, April 29, 2011 at her residence. Ms. Rocker was born April 18, 1921 in Washington County, Georgia. She spent her childhood years growing up on a farm. During World War II, she worked at the Naval Ordinance Plant. Ms. Rocker retired from the Kendall Company in Augusta, Georgia. Ms. Rocker has been a faithful member of the First Baptist Church of Augusta since 1955. She was a member of the Golden Circle Sunday School Class. She was admired for her remarkable cooking skills. Ms. Rocker had an open and generous heart. She touched the lives of many people, friends and family alike. Ms. Rocker is preceded in death by her loving husband Jacob Rocker. Ms. Rocker is survived by her daughter Nan Rocker. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 pm, Monday, May 2, 2011 at the First Baptist Church of Augusta with Dr. Gregory DeLoach and Dr. Rodger Murchison officiating. Interment will follow in Westover Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm on Sunday, May 1, 2011 at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 2524 Lumpkin Road, Augusta, Georgia 30906. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com/obits

The Augusta Chronicle-April 30, 2011


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