Originally created 12/29/00

Mr. Rufus Chance



PERKINS, Ga. - Mr. Rufus H. Chance, 64, died Sunday, Dec. 24, 2000, in Austin, Ark.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at DeLoach Funeral Home, Waynesboro, with the Rev. Grady Hargrove officiating. Burial will be in Dry Branch Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Chance, a native of Millen, was Baptist.

Survivors include a daughter, Deborah Chance Richards, Millen; three brothers, James Chance, Fruitland Park, Fla., Willard Chance, Perkins, and Grady Chance, Brunswick; a sister, Dorothy Barton, Perkins; and five grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Pallbearers will be Robert Jackson, Tommy Jackson, Johnathan Chance, Edward Gregory, Shelton Chance and Brian Richardson.

Friends may call at the residence of Dorothy Barton, 2663 Georgia Highway 23 N.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 29, 2000