Originally created 10/11/00

Mr. John Hoffman



BAMBERG, S.C. - Mr. John L. Hoffman, 88, of New Bridge Street, died Monday, Oct. 9, 2000, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Cooner Funeral Home with the Rev. David Pohto officiating. Burial will be in South End Cemetery.

Mr. Hoffman, a native of Bamberg, had retired as a lieutenant colonel from the Army and was owner of Hoffman's Feed & Seed. He was a member of First Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son, Johnny Hoffman, Conway; a daughter, Sylvia Marple, New Castle, N.H.; and five grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Clemson IPTA Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 1529, Clemson, SC 29633.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Oct. 11, 2000