Mr. Elton W. "Junior" Marchant, 71, of Martinez, died Friday, March 31, 2000, at his residence.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Memorial Park with the Rev. Ron Lawson officiating.
Mr. Marchant, a native of Graniteville, had retired as a supervisor from Boral Bricks. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and a member of Boating Club of Augusta. He was Baptist.
The family said, "He was a loving husband and father."
Survivors include his wife, Betty Sue Johnson; four daughters, Susan Ash, Epworth, Angela Johnson, Tallahassee, Fla., Elizabeth Peloquin, Martinez, and Patti Massingale, Evans; a brother, Todd Marchant, Beech Island; two sisters, Sherril Mikell, Langley, and Becky Wright, Graniteville; and nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Mike Radford, Emmitt McClellan Jr., Jason Cooper and Todd Marchant.
Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, GA 30904.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Platt's Funeral Home, Crawford Avenue.
The Augusta Chronicle April 1, 2000