Originally created 12/29/00

Mr. Gus Waldo Sr.



EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Mr. Gus B. Waldo Sr., 91, of Edgewood Road, died Sunday, Dec. 24, 2000.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Simmon Ridge Baptist Church with the Rev. George Counts officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Waldo, a native of Edgefield County, had retired as a grocer and was a member of Western Aide Society and Simmon Ridge Baptist Church.

Survivors include five sons, Gus Waldo Jr., Jamaica, N.Y., Edward Waldo, Edgefield, Johnny A. Waldo, Aiken, Thomas Waldo, Brooklyn, N.Y., and Wallace Waldo, Liberty; two daughters, Sarah Waldo, Augusta, and Effie Waldo Mosley, Edgefield; a sister, Mary Lou Waldo, Johnston; and 19 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at the residence or at Amos & Sons Funeral Home, Johnston.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 29, 2000