Mr. Frederick W. Athearn Sr., 59, died Saturday, Aug. 26, 2000, at University Hospital.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at Poteet Funeral Home, Peach Orchard Road, with the Rev. Nevil B. Smith officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mr. Athearn, a lifelong resident of Augusta, was a Navy veteran, a pricing analyst for Thermal Ceramics and a member of Piney Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Jean Tebow Athearn; two sons, Frederick W. Athearn Jr. and Michael Andrew Athearn, both of Augusta; three daughters, Rebecca Tebow Whitener, Elizabeth Tebow Powers and Gwendolyn Tebow Gilreath, all of Augusta; his stepmother, Mattie Athearn, Augusta; and five grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Edwin Gaskin Jr., Gordon E. Gaskin, Charles Meeks, Jim Felton, Charles Smith and Walter Scarborough.